A week course of thematic improvement “BASIC PRACTICAL SKILLS of laparoscopic surgery of small pelvis” was held in the Center of Surgical Innovations on 24-28 October 2016. The tutor of the course – Vityuk Alla Dmitrivna.
The course was attended by gynecologists from Kyiv, Zhytomyr and Dnieper regions.
The theoretical course program consisted of the following topics: basic principles of laparoscopy, OR equipment, basic laparoscopic surgery in gynaecology, special techniques of pneumoperitoneum overlapping, types of surgical energy and their effects on biological tissues, hemostasis in laparoscopy, the types of laparoscopic operations in case of pathology of the uterus.
The classes included studying interesting cases of patients, live streaming of operations from Odesa conducted by Ihor Nigudtsa, the tactics and methods of surgical treatment of diseases were discussed. A lot of attention was paid to practical training on simulators, on which students worked according to a special technique.
Participants practiced skills of pneumoperitoneum overlapping, trocar placement, navigation by a camera, manipulation of the instruments in the abdominal cavity, the imposition of intra and extra-corporal sutures, performed the operations with the use of different types of energy during VET LAB practical course.
Participants visited the department of operative gynaecology of minimal invasive surgery of Oleksandrivska hospital in Kyiv, attended the operation, held by Volodymyr Bryn and also assisted.
Upon completion of the course the participants received Certificates of the Center.
Center of Surgical Innovations team thanks tutor and lecturers for conducting an interesting course and wishes success to all participants in their future work!