Sunday, 28th February 2021
Virtual 09:00 – 15:30 / Practical 16:00 – 18:00
Virtual with practical* session at MATTU, The Leggett Building, Daphne Jackson Road, Guildford, Surrey
*(10 delegates only at first come basis, the 10 delegates can also attend the lectures in MATTU in person)
This virtual course aims to cover key operative laparoscopic requirements within the RCOG curriculum. These include laparoscopic salpingectomy, ovarian cystectomy, oophorectomy and retrieval of specimens.
Furthermore, the day will consist of a re-cap of relevant anatomy and electro-surgery techniques.
In addition to the virtual lectures, 10 delegates will have the opportunity to participate in a practical socially distanced laparoscopic suturing class at MATTU, Guildford.
The course is aimed at ST3 trainees and above or others with the equivalent surgical experience.
Applications open to BSGE Trainees only.
How many can attend & fees
|Virtual Laparoscopic Course||No limit||£50|
|Virtual Laparoscopic Course + Practical at MATTU||10||£100|
We appreciate that due to the COVID-19 pandemic there might be restrictions and in the event of cancellation of practical session, we will refund the delegate £50 if they have paid £100 registration fee.
Mikey Adamczyk and Angharad Jones, BSGE Trainee representatives
|09:00 - 09:10||Welcome|
|09:10 - 09:40||Laparoscopic Anatomy|
|09:40 - 09:50||Anatomy Q&A|
|09:50 - 10:20||Setting up your theatre – including instruments & port placement, operation optimisation|
|10:20 - 10:30||Setting up your theatre Q&A|
|10:30 - 10:40||~ Refreshment break ~|
|10:40 - 11:10||Electrosurgery|
|11:10 - 11:20||Electrosurgery Q&A|
|11:20 - 11:50||Techniques – Surgical Management of Ectopic Pregnancies|
|11:50 - 12:00||Surgical Management of Ectopic Pregnancies Q&A|
|12:00 - 12:30||~ Refreshment break ~|
|12:30 - 13:00||Techniques – Ovarian cystectomy & torsion, oophorectomy|
|13:00 - 13:10||Ovarian cystectomy & torsion, oophorectomy Q&A|
|13:10 - 13:40||Surgical management of Pelvic Abscesses|
|13:40 - 13:50||Surgical management of Pelvic Abscesses Q&A|
|13:50 - 14:00||~ Refreshment break ~|
|14:00 - 14:20||Techniques – specimen retrieval|
|14:20 - 14:30||Specimen retrieval Q&A|
|14:30 - 15:00||Techniques - Laparoscopic suturing|
|15:00 - 15:10||Laparoscopic suturing Q&A|
|15:10 - 15:30||Closing discussion and Q&A|
|16:00 - 18:00*||Practical – Suturing & OSAT Assessments|