IAVANTE, Lideres en Formación y Evaluación Sanitaria

Urologic Laparoscopy

In a two-day face-to-face course students train in laparoscopic surgery using physical and virtual models, and subsequently with live anaesthetised animals, in a realistic surgical environment in order to acquire the necessary skills for the application of the laparoscopic technique in the field of urology.
Total teaching hours 14.50 (14.50 horas presenciales)
Training aims

General objectives

  • To acquire knowledge and skills in the laparoscopic approach for urologic pathologies.

Specific objectives

  • To acquire anatomical knowledge of the urological area.
  • To acquire knowledge of the instruments frequently used in urological laparoscopic surgery.
  • To acquire skills in order to successfully perform urologic laparoscopy (camera control, ambidextrous mastery of the technique, dissection and cutting, use of the electro-scalpel, coagulation, haemostasis control and suturing).
  • Virtual simulation
  • Experimental surgery simulation
  • Face to face
Evaluation System
  • Continuous evaluation