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Exclusive Course in Robotic Urology

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Course accreditation
An application has been made to the UEMS EACCME
for CME accreditation of this event

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Download registration form and send it by email
to obesity.eits@ircad.fr or by fax +33 3 88 11 90 28
CONTACT US       BY EMAIL       BY PHONE: +33 3 88 11 90 17
Course accreditation
An application has been made to the UEMS EACCME
for CME accreditation of this event

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EDUCATIONAL METHODS

Interactive theoretical and video sessions between faculty and course participants
Live and pre-recorded operative demonstrations
Training on anatomical specimens under expert tutorial

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Exclusive Course in Robotic Urology

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  1. To give surgeons the opportunity to use anatomical training models to perform robotic radical prostatectomy, robotic partial nephrectomy and robotic nephrectomy
  2. To allow surgeons to attend live surgery cases performed by experts in their regular operating environment
  3. To determine the standards of operative techniques demonstrating robotic radical prostatectomy, robotic partial nephrectomy, robotic radical nephrectomy and robotic cystectomy using lectures and pre-recorded live procedures

EDUCATIONAL METHODS

  1. Practical sessions in the technical platform with robotic systems and anatomical models
  2. Live broadcast of surgical techniques in the auditorium
  3. Workshop with the supervision of experts to study surgical techniques through pre-recorded live surgical demonstrations and discussions of technical points


COURSE DIRECTOR

T. Piechaud (F)

Robotic Colorectal Surgery Course

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To cover a broad spectrum of surgical procedures in robotic colorectal surgery
  • To provide indications for robotic surgical treatments and discuss operative complications
  • To highlight technical aspects of robotic surgical interventions through the broadcasting of live procedures
  • To allow real-time discussion between the operators and the trainee surgeons
  • To provide hands-on sessions to improve skills in robotic surgery through practice on anatomical specimens under expert tutorial


EDUCATIONAL METHODS

  • Interactive theoretical and video sessions between faculty and course participants
  • Live and pre-recorded operative demonstrations
  • Practical training on anatomical specimens


COURSE DIRECTOR

J. Marescaux (F - RW)

Robotic Bariatric Surgery Advanced Course

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  1. To cover a broad spectrum of surgical procedures in robotic bariatric surgery
  2. To provide indications for surgical treatment and discuss operative complications
  3. To highlight technicalities of robotic surgical interventions through the broadcasting of live procedures
  4. To allow real-time discussion between the operators and the surgeon trainees
  5. To provide hands-on sessions to improve skills in robotic surgery through practice on anatomical specimens under expert tutorial
  6. To describe postoperative clinical results and practical applications of evidence-based clinical medicine


EDUCATIONAL METHODS

  • Interactive theoretical and video session between faculty and course participants
  • Live and pre-recorded operative demonstrations
  • Training on anatomical specimens under expert tutorial


TARGET AUDIENCE

Digestive surgeons

COURSE DIRECTOR

J. Marescaux F.

FACULTY PANEL

L. Brunaud (F), L. Katz (USA), K. Kim (USA), L.A. Vieira d'Almeida (BR), M. Vix (F)

THURSDAY MAY 9

SESSION ON KIDNEY

07.45am Registration and welcoming of participants

08.00am
For OPTION A and OPTION B
Theoretical session:

Robotic partial nephrectomy:
  1. Transperitoneal access
  2. Extraperitoneal access
  3. Robot positioning - Port placement
Operative protocole:
  1. Kidney dissection
  2. Pedicle approach
  3. Type of surgical drape
  4. Warm ischemia-free option
  5. Technique specificities:
    1. kidney resection
    2. kidney suture
    3. technical options: glues, haemostatic tissues...
  6. Drainage
Robotic total nephroureterectomy:
  1. Technical points
  2. Port placement
  3. Nephrectomy technique
  4. Which kind of vesical resection?
Robotic pyeloplasty: technique

10.30am
LIVE OR PRE-RECORDED OPERATIVE DEMONSTRATION (DEPENDING ON CASES)
  1. Robotic partial nephrrectomy
  2. Robotic nephroureterectomy
01.00pm Lunch at the Institute

02.00pm
For OPTION B
ROBOTIC TRAINING ON ANATOMICAL SPECIMENS
  1. Robotic partial nephrrectomy
  2. Robotic nephroureterectomy
For OPTION A
"SURGICAL TIPS AND TRICKS VIDEO" COMMENTED BY FACULTY
Discussion around short presentations of difficult or particular cases, pitfalls and technical details in robotic kidney surgery through live or pre-recorded operative demaonstrations

06.00pm
End of session

08.30pm
Dinner in honor of participants





FRIDAY MAY 10

SESSION ON RADICAL PROSTATECTOMY

07.45am Registration and welcoming of participants

08.00am
For OPTION A and OPTION B
Theoretical session:

Robotic radical prostatectomy:
  1. Transperitoneal access
  2. Extraperitoneal access
  3. Robot positioning - Port placement
Operative protocole:
  • Technical points:
    • Antegrade approach
  • Bladder neck preservation
  • Seminal vesicles sparing
  • Vasculonervous preservation
  • Apical dissection
  • Anastomosis
  • Extensive lymph node dissection
  • Way of access options: posterior approach and lateral approach
10.30am
LIVE OR PRE-RECORDED OPERATIVE DEMONSTRATION (DEPENDING ON CASES)
  1. Robotic radical prostatectomy
01.00pm Lunch at the Institute

02.00pm
For OPTION B
ROBOTIC TRAINING ON ANATOMICAL SPECIMENS
  1. Robotic radical prostatectomy
For OPTION A
"SURGICAL TIPS AND TRICKS VIDEO" COMMENTED BY FACULTY
Discussion around short presentations of difficult or particular cases, pitfalls and technical details in robotic kidney surgery through live or pre-recorded operative demaonstrations

06.00pm
End of session - Evening free






SATURDAY MAY 11

SESSION ON CYSTECTOMY

07.45am Registration and welcoming of participants

08.00am
For OPTION A and OPTION B
Theoretical session:
PRE-RECORDED LIVE DEMONSTRATION
  1. Prostatocystectomy technique
  2. Anterior pelvectomy technique or cystectomy in female patient ('en bloc' or independently)
  3. Urinary diversion: trans-ileal ureterostomy technique (Bricker's procedure)
  4. Neobladder construction technique
12.00pm
Conclusion

12.30pm Lunch at the Institute

01.30pm
End of course
Delivery of certificates of attendance






Program may be subject to modifications

WEDNESDAY

7.30 am Registration and welcoming of participants

7.35 am
FOR OPTION A and B

INTRODUCTION
  • Types of robots available
  • Port placement
  • Docking
  • Instruments
  • Understanding the robotic arms
  • Patient position and different tables
8.05 am

LIVE AND PRE-RECORDED OPERATIVE DEMONSTRATIONS
  • Robotic TME
  • Robotic right colectomy
  • Robotic Transanal TME
11.30 am
VIDEO SESSION

  • Robotic splenic flexure takedown: medial-to-lateral approach using the Si or Xi surgical systems
  • Robotic LAR: how to maximize success in difficult surgery
  • Suprapubic robotic right colectomy
  • Robotic intracorporeal anastomosis
  • Robotic rectal surgery: how to do it
  • Tips and tricks in robotic TME
  • Robotic transanal TME
  • Debates
    • What are the advantages of the robotic approach for colorectal surgery?
    • What kind of next generation robotic platforms are we waiting for?
1.00 pm Lunch at the Institute / Delivery of certificates of attendance for OPTION A

2.00 pm
FOR OPTION B
(OPTION A: afternoon free )

TRAINING ON ANATOMICAL SPECIMENS

  • Robotic colectomy with intracorporeal anastomosis
  • Robotic sigmoidectomy
  • Robotic low anterior resection (LAR)
6.00 pm End of the seminar / Delivery of certificates of attendance

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 4

7.45 am
Registration and welcoming of participants

8.00 am
For Option A and Option B
LIVE AND PRE-RECORDED OPERATIVE DEMONSTRATIONS
* Robotic sleeve gastrectomy
* Robotic gastric bypass
* Robotic redos

PLENARY SESSIONS-LECTURES
* Robotics in obesity surgery
* Sleeve gastrectomy: Technique and pitfalls
* Robotic gastric bypass: Technique
* Next steps in robotics

12.30 pm Lunch at the Institute

1.30 pm
For Option B
(Option A: afternoon free)

TRAINING ON ANATOMICAL SPECIMENS
* Robotic sleeve gastrectomy
* Robotic gastric bypass

6.00 pm
End of session
Delivery of certificates of attendance
Program may be subject to modifications