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, Candidates of Medicine A. Kalashnikov and S.Kosiukhno.
Seminar 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.
Analyzing the main stages of surgical intervention during video sessions and while assisting in the operating rooms
Practising laparoscopy on simulators, organic complexes and during VET LAB
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 during 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 SCI CertificatesRegistration to event