Duration: 3 days
Place of event: Training Centre and Experimental Department of the National Institute for Surgery and Transplantology after A. Shalimov;
Kiev, Geroev Sevastopolya, 30
Participants: practising surgeons
Instructors: leading experts of the National Institute for Surgery and Transplantology after A. Shalimov
Course objectives: to consider the main principles of laparoscopy in herniology, to learn about the laparoscopic methods of removing inguinal and post-operative ventral hernias, to train the basic skills of laparoscopic surgery.
The course program:
Theory (4 hours)
Analyzing the main stages of surgical intervention during the online broadcast from the operating room (2 hours)
Practising laparoscopy on simulators and organic complexes (18 hours)
Inguinal and incisional ventral hernia. Definition. Indication. Types of operations.
The history of laparoscopic herniology.
The kinds of surgical energy used in laparoscopic herniology.
The use of ballon dissectors for making a working place in the preperitoneal area.
Polypropylene prosthetic devices and herniostaplers.
Transabdominal preperitoneal plastique of the inguinal canals (TAPP): indication, technical aspects, lasting results, complications.
Total extraperitoneal plastique of the inguinal canals (TEP): indication, technical aspects, lasting results. complications.
IPOM in incisional ventral hernia (Intraperitoneal Onlay Mesh): indication, technical aspects, lasting results, complications.
Practice in the vet lab:
Two side dissection of tissue with scissors and active surgical instruments;
further improvement in performing intracorporal and extracorporal sutures;
suturing with laparoscopic instruments using different methods;
introducing mesh into the preperitoneal area through the port;
fixation of the mesh implant with the herniostapler;
stitching the peritoneum with the apparatus.
Facilities and equipment: laparoscopic simulators, devices and equipment for laparoscopic surgery (laparoscopic units, high frequency, ultrasonic surgical devices), boards to practise laparoscopy, organic complexes, lab swines, in-patient operating rooms, broadcasts from the operating rooms, multi-media learning facilities, video library, library
Methodology: module standards of education based on recommendations from the American and European Unions of surgeons
The course graduates receive the CSI Certificates.
The course fee - 3700 UAHRegistration to event