The Department of Surgery, Seth GS Medical College conducted one day Live comprehensive inguinal hernia workshop at Seth GS Medical College on 11th August 2018. Total of 259 delegates from Maharashtra, Gujrat and 24 Faculties from Maharashtra graced the programme. Thirteen inguinal hernia surgeries including pediatric, herniorapphies and various hernioplasties were demonstrated. Various laparoscopic repairs of the inguinal hernias were also demonstrated.
The CME started with lecture by Dr Abhay Dalvi on a lecture on “evolution of inguinal hernia surgery” and ended with lectures on “anaesthesia blocks”, “meshes” and “fixation devicess by Dr R D Patel, Dr Samir Deolekar and Dr Vinay Thapar respectively. A Quiz was organized about inguinal hernia and 10 successful candiadates will be eligible for hands on training in animal laboratory. Dr Pramod Shinde and Dr J B Agrawal were helpful to clear doubts of the participants especially for laparoscopic repair.[URIS id=1249]