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Dec 31

Laparoscopic Upper Urinary Tract Porcine Model Course

December 31, 2023

Aims & Objectives:

Basic knowledge on laparoscopy will be presented. Training on laparoscopic and suturing skills will be given  including depth perception, dexterity, instrument handling and pattern cutting. Course content will follow European Basic Laparoscopic Urological Skills (E-BLUS) training programme. How to choose instruments, air insufflations and access will be explained. Preventing, recognising and management of complications will be discussed. Surgical anatomy of the upper urinary tract will be presented and trainees will be able to hands-on practice laparoscopic upper urinary tract surgical procedures hands-on training on porcine models under anaesthesia.

Porcine Upper Urinary Tract Laparoscopy Course Flyer.PDF

Course Content:

  • Lectures on laparoscopic instruments
  • Video presentations of the laparoscopic upper urinary tract procedures
  • Training on laparoscopic simulators and training-boxes
  • Hands-on training on porcine models under anaesthesia:
    • Performing abdominal port placement
    • Performing laparoscopic partial nephrectomy
    • Performing laparoscopic nephrectomy & nephroureterectomy
    • Performing adrenalectomy
    • Major vessel injury repair
  • Live case observation in the operating room

Disclaimer: Limited to 14 participants. Certificate of attendance will be given.

In order to arrange travel, flights, and accommodation please contact (e-mail): info@aimes.org


December 31, 2023
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Davutpaşa Caddesi No:4 34010
+90 212 311 21 31
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Yakup Kordan
Burak Koçak
Abdullah Erdem Canda
Can Kiremit
Emre Arpalı
Ersin Köseoğlu
Arif Özkan


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