13th European Donor Surgery Masterclass - 11th Basic Course on the Split Liver
The 13th European Donor Surgery Masterclass and the 11th Basic Course on the Split Liver will take place in Leiden, The Netherlands.
The Masterclass and the Basic course objective is to train attendees on standardized surgical techniques of abdominal organ procurement, up-to-date information concerning anatomy, principles of organ procurement and preservation. The courses also provide elements about kidney, pancreas and the liver back- table surgery.
Junior Surgeons or Surgical Fellows, Surgeons dedicated to abdominal organ donation and transplantation, who participate in organ retrieval teams in own transplant region and wish to receive specialized training in this field. Surgical Fellow, Surgeons from Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Departments interested in the high level of liver surgery.
The Education Committee encourages all participants to register for the Multi-Organ Donor Procurement Surgery E-learning course. The E-learning comprises twelve chapters: Anatomy, Preparations, Thoracophrenicolaparotomy, Internal examination, Mobilisation, Cannulation, Thoracic organ procurement, Pancreatectomy, Hepatectomy, Nephrectomy, Final steps, General Principles. It takes approximately 3 till 4 hours to successfully complete.