SW5 Skills workshop
Minimally invasive thoracic surgery
Video-Assisted-Thoracoscopic-Surgery (VATS) lobectomy
Registration for this session is additional to the congress registration fee and is €122 on site, €110 standard.
Aims : To present the advantages of VATS, its applications in thoracic operations and technique advancements in the field of minimally invasive thoracic surgery; to acquire basic skills to build up confidence and to feel at ease with thoracoscopic techniques; to train on a simulator and improve orientation, eye-hand coordination and manual skills; to practice an accurate usage of surgical instruments such as dissectors, vessel loops and staplers.
Target audience :
Educationalist, Epidemiologist, Fellow, Junior member, Nurse, Resident, Student, Thoracic endoscopist, Thoracic surgeon
Interactively guided case
P. Solli(Cambridge (Cambridgeshire), United Kingdom)
Hands-on case #1
F. Sellitri(Plymouth (Devon), United Kingdom)
Hands-on case #2
M. Cufari(London, United Kingdom)
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