Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)

The Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) course will run from 18 - 19 May 2017 in Berlin, Germany THIS COURSE IS SOLD OUT THURSDAY 18 MAY 07:30 Registration and welcome 08:00 Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) - The evidence - Principles Patient selection   P Licht, Odense R Schmid, Berne R Milton, Leeds 09:30 Break 10:00 VATS lobectomy live-in-a-box … Continue reading "Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)"
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)

The Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) course will run from 18 – 19 May 2017 in Berlin, Germany

THIS COURSE IS SOLD OUT

THURSDAY 18 MAY
07:30 Registration and welcome
08:00 Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
– The evidence
– Principles
Patient selection

 

P Licht, Odense
R Schmid, Berne
R Milton, Leeds

09:30 Break
10:00 VATS lobectomy live-in-a-box videos step-by-step with pitfalls
VATS right upper lobectomy
VATS middle and right lower lobectomy
VATS left upper lobectomy
VATS left lower lobectomy

 

P Licht, Odense
T Lacin, Istanbul
J Räsänen, Helsinki
R Milton, Leeds

12:00 Lunch
13:00 Drylab
– Drylab introduction
– VATS staplers and energy I
– VATS lobectomy (left lower lobectomy)
– VATS lobectomy (left upper lobectomy)

 

P Licht, Odense
P Rajesh, Birmingham
R Milton, Leeds
J Räsänen, Helsinki

15:30 Break
16:00 VATS lobectomy live-in-a-box videos
Complications management

 

All faculty

17:00 Close
FRIDAY 19 MAY
08:00 Animal ethics and anaesthesia
Broncoscopy double lumen intubation with pitfalls
VATS staplers and energy II
P Licht, Odense
R Schmid, Berne
P Rajesh, Birmingham
09:30 Break
10:00 Wetlab
– Introduction
– Bronco-mediastinoscopy
– VATS lobectomy (left lower lobectomy)
– VATS lobectomy (left upper lobectomy)

 

P Licht, Odense
T Lacin, Istanbul
R Milton, Leeds
J Räsänen, Helsinki

13:00 Lunch
14:00 VATS lobectomy live-in-a-box videos
Complications management

 

All faculty

15:30 Feedback and certificates P Licht, Odense
P Rajesh, Birmingham
16:00 Close

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
18 -19 May 2017 (2 day course)

Location
Medizin im Gruenen
Wendisch Rietz, Germany (just outside Berlin)

Course Director
P Rajesh, Birmingham

Course Format
Interactive lectures, live-in-a-box videos, drylab and wetlab.

Course Fee – SOLD OUT
Members: €900 including 19% German VAT
Non-members: €1200 including 19% German VAT

Fee includes lunch, refreshments and dinner on Thursday 18 May.

Target Audience
Thoracic surgeons working as a surgeon in training in a thoracic and/or cardiac department with a specific interest in VATS lobectomy.

eucomedcompliant

Faculty

  • Tunc Lacin
  • Peter Licht
  • Richard Milton
  • Pala Rajesh
  • Jari Räsänen
  • Ralph Schmid