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ALTO Round 7

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New concepts in laparoscopic suturing techniques
23 March 2023, 18:30–19:30 GMTOnline Zoom Tutorial
This online tutorial covers the infamous Professor Armando Romeo's gladiator rule, needle manipulation, knots, stitches and knot tying techniques based on a few, easy to follow, basic rules.
Tubal surgery, salpingotomies, salpingostomies and salpingectomies
31 March 2023, 18:30–19:30 BSTOnline Zoom Tutorial
This online tutorial will cover the nuances of tubal surgery and detailed anatomy of the Fallopian tube and its anatomical relations. You will be supervised whilst completing the practical exercise on the salpingectomy model provided in the laparoscopic simulator package.
Suturing of the vaginal cuff
6 April 2023, 18:30–19:30 BSTOnline Zoom Tutorial
The ultimate step at the end of a total laparoscopic hysterectomy - vaginal cuff closure is a critical component of a hysterectomy, with many variations in surgical technique and materials. You will be supervised whilst completing the practical exercise on the vaginal cuff model provided.
Total and sub-total laparoscopic hysterectomies
13 April 2023, 18:30–19:30 BSTOnline Zoom Tutorial
This tutorial will cover the details of how a minimally invasive hysterectomy is performed. Drawing on years of practical experience, the procedure can be condensed into 10 essential steps. During your tutorial, each step will be carefully explained and important tips and tricks will be shared.
Ovarian cysts and endometriomas
23 April 2023, 17:00–18:00 BSTOnline Zoom Tutorial led by Mr Umranikar
This online tutorial will cover practicalities of carrying out an ovarian cystectomy and its reconstruction. You will be supervised whilst completing the practical exercise on the cystectomy model provided in your laparoscopic simulator package.
Simplifying the laparoscopic myomectomy
27 April 2023, 18:30–19:30 BSTOnline Zoom Tutorial led by Mr Bhamra
This tutorial will breakdown the key steps in a successful laparoscopic myomectomy. You will be supervised whilst completing the practical exercise on the myomectomy model provided in your laparoscopic simulator package.
Laparoscopic Ureterolysis during the Excision of Endometriosis
9 May 2023, 18:30–19:30 BSTOnline Zoom Tutorial
This is a bonus tutorial for all the members of The ALTO Programme outlining the relevant techniques and approach to the laparoscopic identification and dissection of the pelvic ureter in different surgical situations. It is a great overview for surgeons tackling the pelvic sidewall regularly.
Energy sources in laparoscopic surgery
16 May 2023, 18:30–19:30 BSTOnline Zoom Tutorial led by Medtronic
A range of energy sources are used in minimally invasive gynaecological surgery. These energy sources include monopolar electrosurgery, bipolar electrosurgery and various ultrasonic and hybrid technologies. Colin Simpson will update us with regards to new and emerging energy sources and generators.
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