Minimally Invasive Techniques for Colorectal Pathology

Period: 08.04.2019 - 10.04.2019

ARCE organizes, in collaboration with the Surgical Training Institute Bucharest team, during the period April 8 - 10, the ā€˛Minimally Invasive Techniques for Colorectal Pathology" hands-on workshop.

The workshop, accredited by the Romanian College of Physicians, is addressed to resident physicians and specialists in general surgery, with little or medium experience in laparoscopic surgery.

At the end of the workshop, the attendants:

- will practice the handiness of the right hand and of the left hand, in order to learn the correct gestures for: manipulation of abdominal structures, sharp and blunt dissection, diathermic coagulation, clipping, sectioning, stapling, inserting drain tubes, extracting parts, closing trocar holes;

- will have the necessary knowledge for the correct use of electrosurgical instruments;

- will learn the simple modalities to perform laparoscopic nodes;

- will have the necessary knowledge for the correct performance of mechanical anastomoses;

- will have the necessary knowledge in the field of colorectal laparoscopic surgical anatomy;

- will have the necessary knowledge for the correct positioning of the patient in colorectal laparoscopic surgery, as well as the positioning of trocars, the organization of the operating room for colorectal laparoscopic surgery;

- will learn about the accidents and incidents that may occur during a laparoscopic intervention and the best modalities to resolve them;

- will learn the modality and the steps of performing the techniques for right hemicolectomy, left hemicolectomy, complete excision of mesorectum for rectal cancer through laparoscopic approach.

The workshop comprises live surgical demonstrations, theoretical lectures, case discussions, comments, video films, practice on pelvitrainer and POP-trainer, practice on functional tissues.

At the end of the workshop you will be more confident in your possibilities and your practical skills concerning the application of elementary techniques concerning colorectal laparoscopic surgery and you will be able to start using the minimally-invasive approach in the colorectal surgical practice.

The number of possible attendants is limited to 18.

The attendance fee is 450 euros for ARCE members / 550 euros for non-members payable in lei at the daily NBR exchange rate.

For more information and registration, please contact us by telephone at the mobile telephone number 0752288019 or on e-mail at the address
coordinated by
Asoc. Prof. Dr. Catalin Copaescu MD, PhD

Prof. Dr. Victor Tomulescu
Prof . Dr. Florin Turcu
Asoc. Dr. Prof. Dan Ulmeanu

There are no seats left for this course unfortunately.