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ESSO Course on Ultrasound-Guided Liver Surgery

18-20 November, 2019 - Closed

Venue: Milan (IT)

Aim of the course

This course will focus on ultrasound-guided liver surgery and will allow participants to acquire the required skills in intraoperative ultrasound for staging and for resection guidance of hepatobiliary tumors.
The program will combine plenary lectures from experienced and well-known speakers and live operations allowing direct interaction between the participants and the operating room.

Participants wishing to further deepen their knowledge in the field will also have the possibility to attend one of the ESSU Course sessions (one place available per session, only for the 12 first applicants) taking place within the 2 coming years. A 50% discount in the registration fee would be applicable.

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Educational methods

  • Transmission of live surgery
  • Practical sessions with phantoms
  • Workshop stations with simulators
  • MDT team case discussions to show classification and management strategies that will enhance the clinical practice of participants.
  • Plenary session

Main topics

  • Intraoperative ultrasound for exploration and resection guidance, including preoperative 3D virtual cast operative planning, navigation and fusion imaging technology, and fluorescence-guided
  • Surgerysurgical techniques, diagnostics, radiological interventions as well as anesthesiology

Target audience

Surgeons with interest in intraoperative ultrasound and liver surgery

Before applying for this course please read carefully the ESSO Terms and Conditions for Educational Live Events.

Please help us organize this course correctly and do not apply if you are not sure you are going to attend it.

This course is closed