3D Tissue Models
70th Annual Colon & Rectal Surgery Conference

Lakeland, MN 55043
Lakeland, MN

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Schedule of Presentations:

Wednesday, October 24, 2007
07:15:00 Registration
07:40:00 Welcome and Announcements Amy J. Thorsen
07:45:00 Basics of Ultrasonography Charles O. Finne
08:05:00 Technique, Indications, Normal Anatomy Amy J. Thorsen
08:20:00 Preoperative Staging of Rectal Cancer Lee Smith
08:30:00 Registration
08:40:00 Ultrasonography in the Management of Rectal Villous Tumors Anders F. Mellgren
09:00:00 Pitfalls In Rectal Cancer Staging Theodore J. Saclarides
09:00:00 Welcome and Announcements
09:10:00 Principals/Instrumentation
09:20:00 Postoperative Follow-up of Cancer and Biopsy Techniques Charles O. Finne
09:35:00 Port Placement
09:40:00 Break
10:00:00 Mobilization
10:10:00 Evaluation of Incontinence Theodore J. Saclarides
10:20:00 Evaluation of Abscess and Fistula-in-ano Lee Smith
10:25:00 Break
10:40:00 3D Ultrasonography in Benign and Malignant Disease Amy J. Thorsen
10:45:00 Specimen Extraction and Anastomosis
11:00:00 Live Patient Demonstration Amy J. Thorsen
11:00:00 Review of Cases Lee Smith
11:10:00 Pelvic Dissection
11:35:00 Stoma Creation
12:00:00 Lunch
12:30:00 Lunch
12:30:00 Cadaver Lab
13:30:00 Hands on Laboratory
14:30:00 Break
14:50:00 Cadaver Lab
15:30:00 Post Course Examination, Critique, and Questions Amy J. Thorsen
16:15:00 Adjourn
17:00:00 Closing Discussions And Adjournment
Saturday, October 27, 2007
07:00:00 Registration and Breakfast
07:30:00 Welcome and Announcements Charles O. Finne
07:35:00 History of TEM Lee Smith
07:45:00 Comparison of TEM to Traditional Transanal Excision-My First 50 Cases
08:00:00 TEM Instrumentation and Patient Positioning Theodore J. Saclarides
08:10:00 Cancer Selection For Local Therapy Charles O. Finne
08:20:00 TEM for Benign Disease, Carcinoid and GIST Charles O. Finne
08:35:00 TEM for Cancer Theodore J. Saclarides
08:50:00 TEM for Nontraditional Indications : Stricture, Rectovaginal Fistula, Prolapse Lee Smith
09:00:00 Video by Dr. Cataldo - Panel
09:30:00 Break
10:00:00 Hands-on Lab: Animate/Inanimate
12:00:00 Lunch
13:00:00 Hands-on Lab: Inanimate/Animate
14:45:00 Break
15:00:00 Your First Cases-How to Approach Them Lee Smith
15:10:00 Complications for TEM Theodore J. Saclarides
15:20:00 Technicle Problems With Equipment Solutions Lee Smith
15:30:00 Video of Advanced Techniques Charles O. Finne
15:45:00 Washington Hospital Experience With TEM Lee Smith
16:00:00 Rush University Experience with TEM Theodore J. Saclarides
16:15:00 Minnesota Experience with TEM Charles O. Finne
16:30:00 Comparison of TEM to TA Excision Charles O. Finne
16:45:00 Data Collection/National Database Charles O. Finne
17:00:00 Adjourn
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