Thoracic Surgery Course 2019
Getinge Vascular Academy
Wilen/Sarnen, Switzerland September 13 - September 14, 2019
Getinge is committed to partnering in training with the medical community and pleased to share over 15 years of experience in endovascular, and over 50 years of experience in open surgery through the Getinge Vascular Academy.
Getinge Vascular Academy offers a variety of masterclasses with the following focal points: endovascular, open vascular, and open thoracic. We partner with Vascular International School for Vascular Surgery, in order to provide the participants with the opportunity to improve their skills and outcomes in vascular interventions while building relationships with medical experts.
All masterclasses will be performed under close supervision of esteemed surgeons using lifelike pulsatile models which are also used for UEMS exams.
Date: September 13 - September 14, 2019
City: Wilen/Sarnen, Switzerland
Venue: Vascular International Training Center
For registration please contact your local Getinge representative.
Thoracic surgery masterclass
The thoracic surgery course combines theoretical knowledge and excellent hands-on experience on pulsatile lifelike models to perform different open cardiothoracic procedures: root and arch surgery.
Day 1 - September 13, 2019
- 12:30 - 13:30: Welcome & lunch
- 13:30 - 14:00: Introduction
- 14:00 - 15:00: Clinical case discussions on aortic root surgery
- 15:00 - 18:00: Hands-on simulation training on root surgery
- 19:00 - 21:00: Dinner
Day 2 - September 14, 2019
- 08:00 - 09:00: Clinical case discussions on aortic arch surgery
- 09:00 - 12:30: Hands-on simulation training on aortic arch surgery
- 12:30 - 13:30: Lunch