Session 1: Basic surgical techniques, instrument use, energy application

Didactic
Brief FLS review for interns
Laparoscopic entry & energy sources

Simulation
R1-peg transfer
R2-salpingostomy & salpingectomy on model
R3 & 4: Laparoscopic suturing

Location:

COGS room 8-12

Assignment:

  • Read the two articles below.
  • R1-3: Review the FLS Power Point and information in the FLS tab on the main simulation page
  • Remaining powerpoint are for your reference-instrumentation, suture selection etc

Laparoscopic Entry: A Review of Techniques, Technologies, and Complications

Comparative Studies of Energy Sources in Gynecologic Laparoscopy

Suture selection

Laparoscopic entry

Laparoscopic instrumentation

Open and vaginal instrumentation

Further Reading and Resources: