On January 25-29, 2016 the Center of Surgical Innovation held a week long professional development course “Practical skills of laparoscopic pelvic surgery” (the course instructor – Candidate of Medicine T. Petrenko).
The course was attended by doctors from Odessa and Ternopil.
The theory of the course included the basics of laparoscopy technique, safe laparoscopy, neoplastic pelvic processes, urgent gynecology, types and methods of genital endometriosis treatment. A special lecture was suggested on surgical energies in laparoscopy and peculiarities of their appliance.
In accordance with the course plan the greater part of the time was assigned to practising laparoscopy on the simulators, with the doctors exercising in laparoscopy as well as training in suturing and knotting.
In the intervals they considered some patient cases, discussed treatment tactics and methods, analyzed video of surgical interventions.
To address the audience of the course Igor Nigutsa, Head of Odessa Clinic No 1 Invasive Gynecology Department, arranged a live surgery broadcast.
During the Vet lab practice the course participants had an opportunity to test the electrosurgical equipment and perform some laparoscopic interventions using dissection and vessel ligation.
The final day of the session was marked by a traditional master-class held for the course participants by Professor Igor Gladchiuk.
The SCI team would like to thank the course instructor and lecturers and wish all the participants further achievements.
You are welcome to our new sessions in 2016.