A-Z Minimally Invasive Surgery

A-Z Minimally Invasive Surgery

THIS COURSE IS FULLY BOOKED

17 March 2012, Saturday
Paediatric Surgical Skills Training Centre, Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital, Rondebosch

Faculty:
Danie Folcher
Gordon Mackinlay
Alp Numanoglu
Alastair Millar
Sharon Cox
Angus Alexander
Program:
08:00 Coffee & Registration
08:30 Introduction and Objectives
Revision of dexterity exercises
Conventional knot tying
Reef knot tying outside the patient
Intracorporeal knot tying
Collapsing knots
10:30 Tea
11:00 Suturing Techniques
Simbionix Virtual reality training, basic module
Introducing of needle
Grasping and orientating needle
Suturing technique
Extracorporeal knot tying
Intracorporeal knot tying
Continuous suturing
13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 16.00 Advanced suturing
SIMBIONIX Virtual reality training on basic and advanced modules
Suturing using animal tissue