September 4, 2014
On September 9, 2014 at 9am PDT / 12 noon EDT, Dr. Marco Aurelio P. Oliveira, M.D. Ph.D. presented a live webcast on Myomectomy for a Large Uterus live on SurgeryU HD.
The audience had the opportunity to see how laparoscopy can achieve a good result in a complex myomectomy case, involving a nulliparous woman. Pre-operative use of GnRH analogs, identification and ligation of the uterine arteries, use of harmonic scalpel and barbed sutures are some strategies utilized for the treatment of this 973g uterus with 18 intramura/subserosal myomas.
WATCH ON DEMAND: Dr. Tamer Seckin on Surgical Management of Endometriosis Involving Urinary System with an Anterior Cul-de-sac EndometriomaAugust 19, 2014
AAGL would like to thank Dr. Tamer Seckin for presenting an excellent surgical demonstration on SurgeryU HD on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 9am PT / 12noon ET.
The audience had 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 were used by Dr.Seckin, e.g. retro-peritoneal hydro distention using methylene bleu water contrast and single puncture ovarian suspension techniques.
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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