Description

Delivered over two days this hands-on course will increase your skills in laparoscopic surgery including suturing and knot tying.During a range of intensive and highly interactive workshop sessions that are delivered by experienced faculty, you will have numerous opportunities to learn more advanced techniques such as laparoscopic gastroenterostomy, laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair and the use of laparoscopic staplers.RCS membership entitles you to a 10% discount on this course at partner centres. Find out if you’re eligible to join or transfer. After attending this course, you should be able to:Outline the principles of good ergonomic port placement and surgeon and instrument positioningDemonstrate a range of advanced suturing and knot tying techniquesPerform advanced laparoscopic surgery procedures including closure of a hiatus hernia and a secure fundoplication on a modelDemonstrate how to use an ultrasonic dissector effectivelyDemonstrate wide-ranging knowledge in laparoscopic surgery and operative procedures, including gastroenterostomy and laparoscopic pyloroplasty