SASREG – ISGE/ESGE Suturing Workshop

Event Description

Suturing Workshop Programme

 

Venue: Surgical Skills Training Centre, 6th Floor, ICH Building, Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital, Klipfontein                           Road, Rondebosch, 7700 Cape Town

Convenor:

Gerhard Hanekom

Faculty:

Prashant Mangeshikar (India)
Abri De Bruin (South Africa)

Saturday, 13th April 2019
07:45 – 08:15 Registration
08:15 – 08:30 Welcome & Course Outline
08:30 – 09:00 Didactic Session
Advancing from diagnostic to operative laparoscopy

  • What are the skills you need?
  • How to acquire the skills you need.
  • Safely expanding your surgical repertoire.
09:00 – 10:30 Dry Lab Session 1
Basic Principles:

  • Introducing the needle, including back loading
  • Picking up and manipulating the needle
  • Driving the needle through tissue
  • Anatomy of a knot – on Jigs with rope
10:30 – 10:45 Tea/Coffee Break
10:45 – 13:00 Dry Lab Session 2
Suturing and knotting – Dry model
Basic techniques – 2 Needle holders at 90o

  • Smiley, Expert/C-loop, Gladiator

Advanced techniques – Single Needle holder

  • Ipsilateral
  • Collapsing a knot
  • Extracorporeal knotting
13:00 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 15:00 Wet Lab Session 1
Suturing & Knotting – Animal model

  • Dissection
  • Suturing in layers
  • Knotting – all techniques
15:00 – 15:15 Tea/Coffee Break
15:15 – 16:30 Wet Lab Session 2
16:30 – 17:00 Closure

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Built Process

SASREG - ISGE/ESGE Suturing Course