Pioneers of Foregut - non CME
In this special session, recognized pioneers in the development and diffusion of minimally invasive foregut surgery will describe how they refined their techniques in the early days and taught the next generation. The pioneers will be interviewed by their previous trainees who will also provide their insights into how innovations are developed, perfected and adopted. The speakers will also provide tips and tricks for optimizing operative outcomes in benign foregut surgery.
- Describe the development of techniques in minimally invasive foregut surgery.
- Use strategies to improve patient safety during introduction of new procedures.
- Apply techniques described by the pioneers to improve results in antireflux surgery