Video Author: Mellinger J

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Beyond the Basics

SAGES Webinar on January 21 introductory review–3:04 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=23355163 The difficult GB by Dr. James G Bittner IV–5:24 disclosures–5:45 objectives–5:50 predictors of difficult LC–6:19 pt Keyword(s): 12mm epigastric trocar, 4 Fr, ABD, aberrant anatomy, aberrant ducts, abnormal anatomy, abscess, absorbable sutures, ACS, active fistula, acute cholangitis, acute cholecystitis, acute inflammation, advanced MIS fellowship, adverse events, age, […]

PG Course: Fundamentals of Endoscopic Surgery (FES) – Putting it all Together

John Mellinger, MD andragogy principles–27sec implications–1:55 skill acquisition–5:26 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=4929010 use of technology–11:16 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=9645783 Keyword(s): CME, computer-assisted learning, cross training, EMR, endoscopic skills, endoscopy, FES, FLS, GAGES, GME, innovation, minimal access surgery, precepting, program director, residency program, resident education, SSAT, surgical educator, surgical technical skills, surgical trainee, surgical training, technology

Incorporating FLS and FES into your Residency Panel: Determining Competence in Flexible GI Endoscopy

John Mellinger, M.D. fundamental of privileging & credentialing–55 sec determination of competence–1:54 GI society position statement–5:33 citation–6:43 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8416157 Keyword(s): ABS, ASGE, colonoscopy, credentialing, endoscopy skills training, ERCP, flex endo, inguinal hernia, mesh repair, PEG, privileging, RRC-S, training program, upper endoscopy

Endoscopy for Surgeons PG: Practice Set Up

John Mellinger, M.D. fundamentals of privileging–1:07 competence–2:57 credentialing–5:26 ASGE guidelines–6:08 GI society position statement–6:40 http://www.asge.org/uploadedFiles/Pressroom/JointSocietyABSTraining Keyword(s): AASLD, ABS, ACG, AGA, ASGE, assessment, biliopancreatic endoscopy, colon screening, colonoscopy, credentialing, EGD, endoscopic practice, endoscopic skills, ERCP, esophagectomy, EUS, flex endo, GAGES, gastroenterologist, gastroenterology curriculum, Gastroenterology Leadership Council, GI fellows, learning curve, PEG, privileging, proficiency, program director, recertification, […]

SAGES Resident Webinar:Upper and Lower Endoscopy: Endoscopic Management of Surgical Disease

This webinar on endoscopy has been developed specifically for residents and features four expert panelists: Jeffrey Marks, MD (Chair); Brian Dunkin, MD; John Mellinger, MD; Ben Poulose, MD Keyword(s): acute diverticulitis, adenoma, Apollo OverStitch, ASGE, ASGE guidelines, balloon dilation, bariatric surgery, Barryx, BE, bile leak, bioglue, bleeding management, Cameron lesion, cannulation, cecal intubation, choledocholithiasis, chronic […]

Current Requirements for Training in Flexible Endoscopy: John Mellinger, M.D.

FES Roll-Out Session Keyword(s): ACGME, ACS, APDS, ASGE, cannulation, colonoscopy, competence, conflict of interest, credentialing, EGD, endoscopy fellowship, endoscopy skills, ERCP, EUS, FES, flex endo, flex sig, FLS, gastroenterologists, gastroenterology core curriculum, Gastroenterology Leadership Council, inguinal hernia, mesh, proctoring, proficiency, RRC-S, rural surgeons, training