Training Course in Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery

Basic & Advanced

Course program

First Day Welcome / Introduction
8.30AM Seminar Room
  Minimally Invasive Surgery Training
  Centre, Room No 5022, 5th Floor
  Department of Surgical Disciplines
9.00 A.M to 3.00 P.M. Live operative demonstration of TEPP
  Inguinal Hernia Repair
  (Unilateral/Bilateral 2 cases)
  Department of Surgical Disciplines
  Patient positioning, anesthesia
  Port placement
  Creation of space - Telescope vs Balloon Dissection,
  Delineation of Anatomy Reduction of contents & hernia sac
  Mesh preparation, Mesh Placement & fixation
  Live operative demonstration of TAPP inguinal
  Hernia repair (2 cases)
  Patient position
  Creation of peritoneal flap
  Anatomical Delineation
  Port placement
  Reduction of hernia sac
  Mesh preparation
  Delineation of anatomy
  Mesh Placement & fixation
  Closure of peritoneal flap
  Port closure
1.00PM Packed lunch (9th floor)
3.00-5.00 PM Practicing laparoscopic suturing in MISTC on porcine tissue
5.00 -6.00 PM Clinical Discussion & Video presentation
6.00PM Ward round for operated patients
Second Day  
9.00AM b 12.30 P.M. Live Demonstration in Operation Theatre
  Live Demonstration of Incisional Hernia Repair
  Patient position
  Port placement
  Reduction of contents
  Delineation of the peritoneal defect
  Mesh preparation & four corner suture & centre suture
  Mesh Introduction
  Mesh placement & fixation
1.30 PM Lunch (9th Floor)
  Dinning Hall, Directors Office Ground Floor
1.15 PM-5.00PM Laparoscopic suturing practice in MISTC
Third Day  
8.30 AM Ward round C 7 Ward, Ward Block 7th Floor
  Observe post op recovery of the patient
9.00 AM Laparoscopic Anatomy of the inguinal area
10.00AM b 12.00 P.M. Leave for Ethicon Institute of Surgical Education, Kirti Nagar New Delhi
11 AM-1 PM Closure
11 AM-1 PM Training on Lap Mentor for Ventral Hernia
1.00 P.M.-1.45 PM Lunch
1.45 PM-4.30 PM TAPP : Inguinal Hernia Dissection & Mesh Placement in wet laboratory.
4.30 PM Tea
5.00PM Concluding Discussions and certificate distribution
B) AIIMS Laparoscopic Centre. All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi