71056 - History of Surgery and Laparoscopic Surgery

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Academic Year 2019/2020

Course contents

  • Course introduction and history of surgery
  • Liver
  • Gallbladder
  • Biliary tract
  • Pancreas
  • Adrenal gland
  • Hernia, surgical hernia and NOTES (Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery)



Every lesson will take place at the "Aula Didattica" of the "Nuovo Polo Chirurgico", 2nd floor, building n°5.


The course will be completed with lesson given by Prof. Casadei, (for more details please check their personal websites)

Teaching methods

The course consists of frontal lectures, practice on simulators and dummies.


Teaching tools

"Pelvitrainer", laparoscopic simulator and suture training kit.

Office hours

See the website of Francesco Minni