Introduction to Laparoscopic Surgery
June 5-6, 2010
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Saturday, June 5, 2010
|12:00 p.m.||Course Check-In
College of Veterinary Medicine
2001 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
|1:00 p.m.||Welcome and Introductions
R. Avery Bennett, DVM, MS, DACVS
|1:15 p.m.||Laparoscopic Surgery Instrumentation and Equipment
Light sources, telescopes, insufflators and insufflation, cannulae, surgical instruments, hemostatic clips, MIS stapling devices, and energy devices.
|3:00 p.m.||Laparoscopic Approaches
Cannula types, placement locations, insertion techniques.
|4:00 p.m.||Psychomotor Skills Exercises
Training stations will be used to gain experience with the instruments and video montior; evaluate disposable MIS devices, stapling devices, and energy devices.
|6:30 p.m.||Dinner at Guido's
2 E. Main St., Champaign
Sunday, June 6, 2010
|9:00 a.m.||Laparoscopic Ovariectomy/Ovariohysterectomy Laboratory
Live animal recoery surgery. Cannula insertion, exploratory, liver biopsy using energy device, and ovariectomy/ovariohysterectomy using energy device, and gastropexy.