Cadaveric Laparoscopic and Trauma Laparotomy Course

Suitable for ST7 and ST8 General Surgery Trainees

FREE for West Midlands Surgical Trainees

New dates TBC

Day 1

  • Laparoscopic TEP and TAPP inguinal hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic ventral hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic intracorporeal suturing(Peptic ulcer repair, closure of appendix stump)

Day 2

  • Principles of damage control laparotomy
  • Principles of haemorrhage control
  • Pelvic binder in fracture
  • Abdominal compartment packing
  • Control of pelvic bleeding
  • Liver packing, Pringle Manoeuvre
  • Duodenal Kocherisation
  • Partial gastrectomy
  • Colon mobilisation
  • Distal pancreatectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Aorta cross clamping
  • Abthera wound management
  • Laparostomy


This Course is generously
supported by HEEWM
School of Surgery