Wed, 29 Sep | Surrey

Right Hemicolectomy £25

This course is suitable for ST3 and above. Lectures interspersed with live surgery.

Time & Location

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

About The Event

Right hemicolectomy

MATTU, Guildford, Surrey, UK

September 2021


Professor Tim Rockall

Mr Iain Jourdan

Mr Andrea Scala

Mr James Read

A one day course aimed at early and intermediate surgical trainees featuring live surgery of the management of benign and malignant disease of the terminal ileum and right colon with face to face teaching on anatomy, decision making,  pre-operative management, avoidance of and management of complications.

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 ileo-caecal resection and right hemicolectomy performed by experts throughout the day and beamed live in 4K 2D and 3D HD with moderation from an expert panel of surgeons.

13:00  Lunch


Lectures / Face to Face teaching

Right colonic anatomy and its common and rare variations

Step by step right colonic resection.

Avoiding complications in Right hemicolectomy. Uncertain anatomy,

ureters, bleeding.

What are the issues regarding Total mesocolic excision and D3 lymphadenectomy ?

Is Intra-operative ICG of any value ?

Hepatic flexure and proximal transverse tumours.

When to do an open operation ? When to convert ?

The mesenteric defect.

The anastomosis. Techniques and outcomes. When to staple, when to suture ?

Does it make a difference ?

Is there a role for intra-corporeal anastomosis ?

16:15  Tea

MDT cases

18:00  Finish

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