2019 ACVS Surgery Summit
Sponsored by ACVS Premier Sponsor Johnson & Johnson Medical
Open to all audiences
This 2-day laboratory will provide a day of didactic instruction followed by a day of laboratory training in small animal laparoscopic and thoracoscopic techniques. Material covered will include a brief introduction to equipment and anesthetic techniques, discussion of indications and contraindications for minimally invasive surgery, and specific instruction regarding abdominal procedures (ovariectomy, gastropexy, cholecystectomy, adrenalectomy, nephrectomy) and thoracic procedures (pericardiectomy, thoracic duct ligation, lung lobectomy).