UPPER GIT ENDOSCOPY COURSE (2)

Event Description

UPPER GIT ENDOSCOPY COURSE

 

Supported by an educational grant from THE GASTROENTEROLOGY FOUNDATION OF SOUTH AFRICA

 

Course Convenor: Dr Gayla Chinnery

Course 2:  Thursday 6 August 2020

This course has been running for over five years and is aimed at the novice/beginner wanting to feel more comfortable with the scope and consumables before starting formal endoscopy training. It includes a morning of interactive lectures on anatomy, common pathology, cleaning of scopes, sedation, diathermy, practical tips and tricks when starting upper endoscopy, followed by an afternoon of practical experience including scope cleaning, negotiating the porcine model, biopsy,
foreign body retrieval, clip application, variceal band ligation, snaring and hot polypectomy, and placement of a PEG.

 

VENUE:

Surgical Skills Logo

Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital

Klipfontein Road, Rondebosch 7700

Cape Town  

Registration fee: R1500

More information: galyachinnery@gmail.com

Bookings: melissa.mohamed@uct.ac.za

 

 

 

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UPPER GIT ENDOSCOPY COURSE