Scientific Programme

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Training aim

This training curriculum has the goal to provide the clinician with proficiency skills in the treatment of urinary stones with endoscopic techniques. This protocol has been designed following a very strict process, in order to mitigate the risks of complications related to the learning curve process. Moving along the different tasks and training steps, the participant will learn how to use the different instruments and technologies

  • Hands-on Training
  • The management of equipment
  • The standardized technical approach of a urological procedure.
  • Surgical strategy and benchmarks for certain urological indications.

Management of critical details related to a urological procedure.

Format of the meeting

Thursday 7 May 2020
MEETING DAY 1 Group 1 – 16 pax  Group 2 –  16 pax Group 3 – 16 pax
08.00 09.00 Registration
09.00 09.30 Welcome and introduction to EST2s
09.30 10.00 Coffee break
10.00 12.00 Hands-on Training Case discussion Lectures
12.00 13.00 Lunch
13.00 15.00 Lectures Hands-on Training Case discussion
15.00 15.30 Coffee break
15.30 17.30 Case discussion Lectures Hands-on Training
Friday 8 May 2020
MEETING DAY 2 Group 1 – 16 pax Group 2 – 16 pax Group 3 – 16 pax
08.30 09.30 Hands-on Training Pre-recorded cases Lectures
09.30 10.30 Lectures Hands-on Training Pre-recorded cases
10.30 11.00 Coffee break
11.00 12.00 Pre-recorded cases Lectures Hands-on Training
12.00 12.30 Take home message
12.30 13.30 Lunch and departure of group 1-3
MEETING DAY 1 Group 4 – 16 pax Group 5 – 16 pax Group 6 – 16 pax
12.00 13.30 Arrival of group 4-6: Lunch and registration
13.30 14.00 Introduction to ESTs2
14.00 15.00 Hands-on Training Pre-recorded cases Lectures
15.00 15.30 Coffee break
15.30 16.30 Lectures Hands-on Training Pre-recorded cases
16.30 17.30 Pre-recorded cases Lectures Hands-on Training
Saturday 9 May 2020
MEETING DAY 2 Group 4 -16 pax Group 5 – 16 pax Group 6 – 16 pax
08.30 10.30 Hands-on Training Case discussion Lectures
10.30 11.00 Coffee break
11.00 13.00 Lectures Hands-on Training Case discussion
13.00 14.00 Lunch
14.00 16.00 Case discussion Lectures Hands-on Training
16.00 16.30 Take home message