MIC Intensive Training days in Austria
1-Day Training on P.O.P. Trainer
Laparoscopic surgery requires the surgeon to have specific skills which are different from those required in open surgery. Hence, psychomotor and surgical skills can be trained on the POP-Trainer for the improving and mastering of these skills without any time limitations
Depth appreciation while viewing a 2D or 3D screen
Remote handling of instruments with tactile feedback
Adequate hand-eye coordination
Fine motor skills to deal with fulcrum effect and the lever forces of a long instruments
Suturing, clipping , knot tying and cutting skills
Team training and complication management
Standard and advanced laparoscopic operation procedures
Monitor and camera systems are required to demonstrate the individual exercises on the simulator.
Prepare the POP-Trainer, please follow procedures in our instruction manual and insert trocar and instruments.
Position of camera and instruments according to the exercises as prescribed.
Start your operation procedure under mentorship with the perfusion of catheterized specimen.
For clinical application in laparoscopic urology training such as partial nephrectomy, total nephrectomy, and pyeloplasty.
For ureterorenoscopy training, exercises on the POP focus on the endoscopic managing of urolithiasis.
The use of various guide-wires, baskets and intracorporeal lithotripters is possible on the P.O.P.
For hands-on-training in robotic urology surgery please visit www.klinikum-heilbronn.de.
Training in Basic and Advanced Laparoscopic Urological Skills on the POP has been offered by the European School of Urology since 2008.
P.O.P for hands-on-training in endourology training.
Simulation of standard colorectal and gastric procedures cholecystectomy, appendectomy, suturing and knotting techniques.
Complication management with special focus on team co-ordination
Live demonstration of MIS procedures in the operation theatre
Minimally invasive operating techniques in gastric surgery (hiatoplasty, fundoplication, splenectomy, ulcer perforation, complication management)
TRAINING & EVENTS
Department of General Surgery,
Kepler University Hospital Linz,
4020 Linz, Austria
Scientific Directors for MIS Training in Austria: Szinicz G. MD., Shamiyeh A. MD., Schrittwieser R. MD., Brunner W. MD, Uranüs S. MD, Glaser K. MD., Zacherl J. MD. Courses in Austria are accredited by the Local Medical Chamber of Austria