RCOG 2017
JOINT RCOG / UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN EVENT

Pre-Congress Workshops & Breakfast Sessions

Pre-Congress Workshops

FULL DAY WORKSHOPS

LAPAROSCOPIC COLPOSACROPEXY: HANDS-ON PEARLS TO SUCCESS

Time: 09:00 - 15:00
Venue: CTICC (MEETING ROOM 1.43)
Convenor: Pieter Kruger

Overview

A hands-on workshop on laparoscopic colposacropexy.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand surgical anatomy of laparoscopic colposacropexy to enhance a safe approach and avoid complications.
  • Have a detailed knowledge of the technique as detailed by the faculty.
  • Experience hands-on coaching on a realistic colposacropexy model.

Programme

09:00 - 09:10 Welcome Bruno Deval
09:10 - 09:30 Pertinent anatomy in sacrocolpopexy Gary Gronewald
09:30 - 09:50 How to complete laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy in a time efficient manner Pieter Kruger
09:50 - 10:10 Hysterocolpopexy. When and how? Renardo Lourens
10:10 - 10:40 Management of peri-operative complications in sacrocolpopexy Bruno Deval
10:40 - 11:00 Tea / Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:20 Hysterectomy at time of sacrocolpopexy: yes or no? Lamees Ras
11:20 - 11:40 Management of post-operative complications Bruno Deval
11:40 - 12:20 Interactive panel discussion. Interesting cases from home All
12:20 - 12:50 Lunch Break
12:50 - 15:00 Hands-on mesh placement with sacrocolpopexy models All Faculty

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