Wed, 15 Sep | Surrey

Modern management of gallbladder disease £25

Lecture interspersed with live surgery.

Time & Location

15 Sep, 08:30
Surrey, Guildford GU2 7WG, UK

About The Event

Modern management of gallstone disease

MATTU, Guildford, Surrey, UK

September 2021


Professor Tim Rockall

Professor Nariman Karanjia

Miss Angela Riga

Mr Tim Worthington

Mr Tim Pencavel

Mr Adam Frampton

Mr Raj Kumar

Mr Raj Lahiri

A one day course aimed at early and intermediate surgical trainees featuring live surgery of the management of elective and urgent gallstone disease and face to face teaching on anatomy, decision making,  pre-operative management, management of complications and the specific issues surrounding urgent cholecystectomy and bile duct stones.

The programme times are approximate and will be adjusted in relation to the live surgery.

09:30 Registration and coffee

10:00 Welcome and Introduction


Live Surgery

Multiple cases of elective and acute laparoscopic cholecystectomy performed by experts throughout the day and beamed live in 2D and 3D HD with moderation from an expert panel of surgeons.

13:00  Lunch


Lectures / Face to Face teaching

Biliary anatomy and its common and rare variations

Avoiding complications in cholecystectomy. Uncertain anatomy, bleeding,

wide cystic ducts

When to image the bile duct – Before. During and After cholecystectomy

When and how to explore the bile duct ?

Chole-QuIC / Chole-Quic-ER/ Chole-QuIC3

Acute cholecystectomy.  When not to. When to use a cholecystostomy? When

to perform a partial cholecystectomy? When to open ?

Intra-operative imaging – when and how? Cholangiography, Ultrasound,


Conversion. When to convert. When to back off

Managing a bile leak. When to ask for specialist help

16:15  Tea

MDT cases

18:00  Finish

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