UPCOMING LIVE EVENT: Surgical Management of Endometriosis Involving Urinary System with an Anterior Cul-de-sac EndometriomaAugust 19, 2014
Be sure to watch this exciting webcast featuring Dr. Tamer Seckin on SurgeryU HD on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 9am PT / 12noon ET.
The audience will have the opportunity to see removal of a transmural bladder mass, suturing techniques for bladder wall repair, and excision of endometriosis from posterior cul-de-sac and pelvic sidewalls.
A series of novel surgical excision techniques used by Dr.Seckin, e.g. retro-peritoneal hydro distention using methylene bleu water contrast and single puncture ovarian suspension techniques, will be demonstrated for the first time during this live surgery case.
August 12, 2014
The following statement was authored by Dr. Jubilee Brown, a member of the AAGL Board of Trustees and summarizes the presentation she made on behalf of the AAGL to the Obstetrics and Gynecology Devices Panel of the FDA Medical Devices Advisory Committee on July 11, 2014. The statement was approved by the Board of Trustees.
AAGL Announces Partnerships to Encourage Hospitals Teaching Endoscopic Surgery to Establish Simulator Labs for TrainingJuly 31, 2014
AAGL, a premiere professional educational society dedicated to advancing gynecologic endoscopic surgery, is pleased to announce a joint venture with several other medical societies, in the United States and Europe, which strongly recommends every hospital teaching endoscopic surgery should make available to surgeons an endoscopic dry lab for training in an effort to improve the proficiency of their endoscopic surgery skills.
July 28, 2014
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WATCH ON DEMAND: Dr. James Robinson on Hysteroscopic Myomectomy – The Current State of Bipolar TechnologyJuly 23, 2014
On Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 9am PDT / 12 noon EDT, Dr. James Robinson presented a live webcast on Hysteroscopic Myomectomy: The Current State of Bipolar Technology live on SurgeryU HD.
The educational goals of this event were:
- Participants will observe the technique of complete resection of deep Type 1 and Type 2 submucosal fibroids;
- Participants will be introduced to different bipolar resectoscopic technologies;
- Participants will be encouraged to re-think the “D&C” for abnormal uterine bleeding and instead incorporate an evidence-based approach to evaluation and management without the use of blind operative sampling techniques.
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