Date: Wednesday, 27 November 2019
Venue: Skills Lab, Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital
Time: 08:30 – 15:45
The UCT department of O&G would like to invite you to take part in a half day workshop during taking the form of 2 short didactic sessions lead by experts in the field of office hysteroscopy and operative hysteroscopy.
There will also be ample opportunity and time allocated for hands on training with state of the art hysteroscopy equipment (sponsored by Karl Storz and Johnson & Johnson) supervised by expert hysteroscopists.
The various aspects to be covered will include office hysteroscopy (tips and tricks including procedural sedation), Karl Storz Bugatti shaver and its uses, bipolar resectoscope with opportunity to practice on vegetable model.
Who should attend?
All levels of gynaecological endoscopists will benefit from the workshop as the course covers material aimed at trainees as well as experienced hysteroscopists who want to keep abreast of all the newest techniques available.
Therefor medical officers working in gynaecology, O&G registrars and practicing gynaecologists will benefit from attending.
Workshop attendance limited to 20 due to venue limitations and equipment availability.
Dr Deon Kennedy (UCT Department of O&G and New Somerset Hospital)
Dr A.Fakier. (UCT Department of O&G and New Somerset Hospital)
|08:15 – 08:45||Registration|
|08:45 – 09:00||Welcome||Dr A Fakier|
|09:00 – 09:30||Office Hysteroscopy: An introduction||Dr D Kennedy|
|09:30 – 10:15||Practical session 1|
|10:15 – 10:45||Tea / Coffee Break|
|10:45 – 11:30||Didactic session: Operative hysteroscopy including resection and newest shavers||Dr S Heylen|
|11:30 – 12:30||Practical session 2
Resection of animal tissue with Karl Storz resectoscope.
Practical instruction and hands on experience with Bigatti and Truclear shaver
|12:30 – 13:15||Lunch Break|
|13:15 – 14:30||Office hysteroscopy: Tips and tricks||Dr O Olarogun|
|14:30 – 15:30||Practical session 3|
|15:30 – 15:45||Close|