The course “Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy according to the technic of Monsuri clinic" with Oleksandr Stakhovskyi (advanced level) was held at the Center of Surgical Innovations on 1-3 December 2016.
Tutor of the course - Ph.D. Stakhovskyi O.E., Department of minimal invasive surgery of the National cancer Institute.
Urologic surgeons from different regions of Ukraine and Moldova attended the course. An extensive theoretical program including lectures on the basics of laparoscopic technic, analysis of implementation steps and critical moments in the process of minimal invasive extraperitoneal excision of pancreas was prepared for the participants.
The participants of the course have studied the laparoscopic radical prostatectomy technic by the world famous clinic Institute Mutualiste Monsouris (Paris, France), whose surgeons have prepared and sent educational videomaterials for the express purpose of this course.
The exercises on simulators were maintained according to the special technic, students practiced the main steps of anastomosis application. One day of the course was devoted to the visit to the National cancer Institute, where students had the opportunity to watch 2 surgeries on the excision of pancreas in patients with high-risk disease.
The students had the opportunity to apply acquired laparoscopic skills on the laboratory animals (pigs), to test the high-frequency, plasma and ultrasound equipment from leading manufacturers of surgical equipment during the "vet lab".
The surgeons successfully practiced anastomosis application with the single and continuous stitches, the guidance of the course tutor. The quickest students even succeeded to resect pig’s kidney.
The surgeons have received the certificates of the СSI after the completion of the course.
CSI team congratulates the doctors with the successful completion of the course and wishes success!
Looking forward to seeing you at our new courses in 2017!