Scientific Program

Day 1 - 26/10/2018, Friday

INGUINAL HERNIAS

8:45 AM Welcome Address & Introduction to Course
9:00 AM History of Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Surgery
9:20 AM Endoscopic Anatomy of Inguinal Region
9:40 AM Mesh/Fixators/Sutures & Sealants for Inguinal Hernia Repair
10:00 AM TAPP
10:20 AM TEP
10:40 AM Role of Open Inguinal Hernia Repair in Current days - when ? why ?which ?
11:00 AM Exhibition & Refreshments
11:30 AM Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair-What the evidence says ?
11:50 AM Robotics in Inguinal Hernia Surgery Good, Bad or Ugly?
12:10 PM Panel Discussion I - Complications of Lap. Inguinal Hernia Surgery (Except Recurrence)
1:00 PM Lunch & Exhibition
2:00 PM Debate-TAPP Vs TEP
TAPP
TEP
2:30 PM Panel Discussion II - Recurrence after Lap. Inguinal Hernia Surgery- Factors & Solutions
3:20 PM Chronic Groin Pain - Is It A Myth Or Reality?
How to tackle?
3:40 PM Exhibition & Refreshments
4:15 PM to 5:30 PM Master Video Session
5 min. Videos with 2 min. Discussion
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM Inauguration
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM Satellite Workshop/Lectures (Subject to Availability)
8:30 PM Inaugural Dinner
Day 2 - 27/10/2018, Saturday

ABDOMINAL WALL HERNIAS

9:00 AM Surgical Anatomy of Abdominal wall
9:20 AM Abdominal Incisions & Their Closure Techniques - Evidence Based
9:40 AM Mesh Prosthesis & Fixation Devices for Ventral Hernias
10:00 AM Lap.Ventral Hernia Repair (IPOM, IPOM Plus)
10:20 AM Anterior Component Separation - Open & Laparoscopic
10:40 AM Posterior Component Separation - Tips & Tricks
11:00 AM Exhibition & Refreshments
11:30 AM Large Ventral Hernias - Issues & Stretegies
11:50 AM e - TEP ± TAR
12:10 PM Lumbar Hernia Repair- Tips & Tricks
12:30 PM Suprapubic, Epigastric & Sub Costal Hernia Repairs - Problems & solutions
12:50 PM Stomal & Para-Stomal Hernia Repair -Tips & Tricks
1:10 PM Lunch & Exhibition
2:00 PM Is there a Role of Open Ventral Hernia Repair ? When ? Why ? How?
2:20 PM Panel Discussion III - Complications of Ventral Hernia Repairs (Except Obesity)
3:20 PM to 4:00 PM Panel Discussion IV- Hernia Repairs in Morbidly Obese patients
4:00 PM Exhibition & Refreshments
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM Theory for Exam category
VIVA for Non Exam category
5:30 PM International Satellite Lecture or Workshop /Quiz
7:30 PM Banquet Dinner
Day 3 - 28/10/2018, Sunday

8:00 AM Onwards Live Workshop (From Nidhi Hospital)
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM VIVA for Exam Category
2:00 PM Valedictory Results Lunch

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Conference Secretariat:

Dr. Sunil D. Popat

Organising Chairman
MS. FRCS (Edin), FICS (USA).
FALS, FIAGES, FAIS, FMAS

Nidhi Hospital

Stadium Commerce College Road,
Navrangpura, Ahmedabad - 380 009.
M.: 80006 22067, 98250 09199

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