Lecture Modules


Day 1 & Day 2

History of laparoscopy

Endo-vision systems

Ergonomics, hand instruments & accessories

Sterilization & maintenance of instruments

Energy sources in laparoscopy

Training in laparoscopy & starting a laparoscopy unit

Peritoneal Access, access complications & prevention

Physiology of pneumo-peritoneum & Anesthesia in laparoscopy

Tissue approximation & endosuturing

Laparoscopic Appendectomy

Standard laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Difficult Cholecystectomy, tips & tricks

Management of CBD Stones in the era of laparoscopy

Management of biliary injuries

Panel discussion on complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Laparoscopy in emergency (except Appendix)

Laparoscopic Inguinal Anatomy

Trans-abdominal pre-peritoneal repair (TAPP)

Totally extra-peritoneal repair (TEP)

Meshes and fixation devices in Hernia surgery

Laparoscopic Ventral hernia repair (IPOM, e-TEP, Rives Stoppa)

Laparoscopic Surgery for Esophagus & Stomach (Benign)

Laparoscopic Surgery for Esophagus & Stomach (Malignant)

Laparoscopic Surgery for Liver & Pancreas

Laparoscopic Surgery for Benign & Malignant Diseases of large Intestine

Panel Discussion on complications of Laparoscopic Hernia surgery

Laparoscopic Gynecological surgery for Surgeons

Laparoscopic Urological surgery

Laparoscopic obesity & metabolic surgery

Medico - Legal Aspects

Video assisted thoracic surgery (VATS)

Laparoscopic Pediatric Surgery

Robotic Surgery - Today & Tomorrow

Endoscopy for Surgeons

Day 3

Live workshop

Laparoscopic Appendectomy

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

TAPP

TEP

IPOM plus

Laparoscopic Fundoplication

TLH

( Cases subject to availability & time )