TURP Course

Thursday 18th April – 4:00 pm 6:30 pm – Bibliotheca
TURP Course (2.5 hours)
Course Director: Mostafa Sakr
Course Coordinator: Hussein Abdeldaym
Instructors: Mostafa Sakr, (EG) – Omar Elgebaly (EG) – Akram Asem (EG) – Ali. Gozen (GER) – Hazem Mansy (Can)
Course Format: . TURIS: Enucleation versus resection of the prostate (10 minutes)
. Expected Complications during TURIS and how to avoid (10 minutes)
. Video: TURIS enucleation (10 minutes)
. Video: TURIS resection (10 minutes)
. Hand-on training (110 minutes)
Objectives and course description: TURP is considered as the gold standard of treatment of BPH whenever surgical treatment is indicated.
Safety and efficacy of TURP based on a great extent on the increasing expertise of urologic surgeons as
well as the providing alternative technique and modifications that ensure the safety of the procedure and
decrease the complications. Since more centres and urologists are interested in minimal invasive surgery,
the number of TURP cases is increasing. In this context TURP training programmes have become more
important than before and playing an important role in learning TURP.The workshop provides an interactive hands-on training of different steps and techniques of TURP. The
attendees will be trained in achieving successful and safe resection and enucleation of the prostate and
how to avoid the complications.
Hands-on training sessions will be carried out under the guidance of experienced Urologists and local
tutors who will actively guide trainees through the different training steps. Hands-on training will be
carried out using 5 training modules provided by Storz Industrial Company.