Sign In
ASiT Virtual Core Laparoscopic Skills Pre-Conference Course

ASiT Virtual Core

Laparoscopic Skills

Virtual Pre Conference Course


Course Convenor: Charlotte El-Sayed

Target audience: CT1 and above

Please note this course cannot be booked as a standalone course. To be eligible to attend, you must register for the ASiT Virtual Conference 2021.

Trainees will be sent a laparoscopic training box in which skills can be performed in a remote setting. Basic skills including transferring objects, laparoscopic suturing, intra- and extracorporeal knot tying and laparoscopic appendicectomy will be demonstrated by faculty who will then provide virtual mentoring to delegates. Simulated models including small bowel and appendixes will be incorporated into the session allowing trainees to perform a simulated laparoscopic appendicectomy

Course Programme (subject to change):

08:45-09:00 Registration and audio/video checks

09:00-09:30 Introduction

09:30-10:00 Port insertion

10:00-10:30 Transferring of objects

10:30-10:45 Coffee break

10:45-11:45 Laparoscopic suturing

11:45-12:30 Intracorporeal knot tying

12:30-13:15 Extracorporeal knot tying

13:15-14:15 Lunch

14:15-14:45 Energy devices and stapling

14:45-15:45 Video demonstration of laparoscopic cholecystectomy

15:45-16:45 Laparoscopic appendicectomy

16:45-17:15 Prize session

Virtual Event
CMR Surgical
Twitter Feed