Practical Abdominal Surgery

Course Date:
Monday 12th June 2023 & Tuesday 13th June 2023
Course Time:
10.00am - 5.30pm
Available Spaces:
£1,195.00 + VAT
The Clinical Skills Lab Manor Place,
204a Manor Place,
London. SE17 3BN

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This two day highly practical course will cover the common abdominal surgeries encountered in general practice. Surgical protocols and theory will be covered during short lecture sessions whilst the majority of the course will be spent in cadaver-based practicals allowing delegates the time to gain confidence with these surgeries. This course is aimed at both delegates wanting to develop their surgical skills as well as those wanting to expand their surgical repertoire.

Topics to be covered:

  • Biopsy technique for liver, pancreas and abdominal lymph nodes
  • Surgery of the gastro-intestinal system – enterotomy, enterectomy, gut biopsies
  • Gastropexy techniques
  • Cystotomy and cystectomy
  • Tips for effective exploratory abdominal surgery
  • Tips for abdominal closure
Surgery 1

Some feedback about this course...

"Lovely lecturer. Approachable and knowledgeable." May 2019
"The lecturer was brilliant. Covered so many important things in the lectures and gave very useful and practical tips for particular and common surgeries in daily practice. She was very nice and happy to answer all the questions." May 2019
"Everything was incredibly professional." May 2019
"Great course - covered a large number of topics in 2 days in detail and great practical element." May 2022
"Great course, lots of useful tips and information. Dr Anderson is an amazing source of knowledge and an incredible surgeon. It's been great to learn from her. Thanks." May 2022
"Very useful course - covered good range of topics + good hands on experience." May 2022
"Very good course, lots of practical experience." May 2022