On October 7th, 2016, a laparoscopic urology workshop was held at GMEA training center in Byblos, Lebanon. The event was attended by 18 surgeons from Lebanon.
The attendees were separated into three work stations to perform a laparoscopic nephrectomy on live, narcotized animals. The workshop offered other important work stations including laparoscopic training using animal tissue simulators, and endoscopic urology stations where doctors performed transurethral resection of bladders tumors.
All workstations where supported by LEMKE laparoscopic towers containing all the required devices including HD-Cameras with integrated LED Light Source, 30 L Insufflators, and Multi-indication Pumps to integrate a superior operation mode.The workshop was appreciated by all attendees, as sharpening skills in Minimally Invasive Surgery is of the utmost importance for better outcomes.
(Photo: Dr. Raghid Khoury, President of Urology Association in Lebanon handling the Laparoscopic nephrectomy procedure)