One day Hernia Updates was organized on 24 th March 2019 at Aurangabad. Theme was "Learn the Latest". Dr Vijay Borgaonkar, Vice President – West Zone Hernia Society of India was the Organizing Chairman and Course Director. The event was organized under aegis of Hernia Society of India, Asia Pacific Hernia Society and International Hernia Collaboration by Krupamayi Hospitals, Seth Nandlal Dhoot Hospital and Aurangabad Surgical Society". Dr. Rajesh Khullar, Dr. B Ramanna, Dr. Sarfaraj Baig, Dr. Deepraj Bhandarkar, Dr. Ramesh Punjani, Dr. Sameer Rege and Dr. Pramod Shinde participated as Faculty
Live transmission of operative cases took place from 8.30 am to 1.30pm from Krupamayi Hospitals, Aurangabad. The cases demonstrated were open Rives Stoppa's hernioplasty, e-TEP, TAR and TEP. This was followed by e-Inaugration eco friendly impressive inaugural function. M.P. Shri Rajkumarji Dhoot, trustee of Seth Nandlal Dhoot Hospital was chief guest for inauguration. After the lunch break the following presentations were highly appreciated by all the delegates: Anatomy revisited by Dr. Vijay Borgaonkar, Imaging in abdominal Wall reconstruction by Prof. B. Ramana, Concept of AWR by Dr. Deepraj Bhandarkar, Pre-operative optimization in ventral hernia by Dr. Ramesh Punjani, Which operation when? By Dr. Sarfaraj Baig, Transversus abdominis release – technical tipsby Prof. Sameer Rege and Anterior component separation by Dr. Pramod Shinde.
There was 270 delegates from surrounding 10 districts participated actively. Overall Scientific Program, hall Arrangement, workshop, hospitality were superb and appreciated by all.[URIS id=1515]