21st Post Graduate Course


Session I:

09.00   Trauma Care in HPB Surgery

Moderators:      R. Schwab, N. Meurisse, B. Van den Bossche

ATLS and the management of abdominal (and liver) trauma in the ER.         

M. Thoma (Louvain-en-Woluwe)

Indications for the interventional radiologist in HPB trauma care

K. de Keukeleire (Aalst)

Evolution in management of HPB trauma over decades

G. Sergeant (Hasselt)


10:30    Coffee break


11:00   The Big Battle       

Moderators:      A. Dili, J. Jaekers

Laparoscopic or robotic liver resection ?      

Pro laparoscopy – L. Abreu de Caravalho (Gent)

Pro robot – V. Lucidi (Bruxelles)

11:45   Presidential lecture:

Gunshots, explosions and penetrating trauma, a different situation during warfare ...      

R. Schwab (Bundeswehr Koblenz, Germany)


12:30   Lunch


Session II:

13.30   Surgical Management

Moderators:      R. Schwab, D. Germanova, R. Kunda

The role of laparoscopy in HPB trauma care                                           

N. Messaoudi (Brussel)

Management of liver trauma

H. Topal (Leuven)

Management of pancreatic trauma

F. Berrevoet (UZ Gent)

Management of splenic trauma

 A. Dili (Namur)


 15:30    Final conclusions

Event Properties

Event Date 23-09-2022 9:00
Event End Date 23-09-2022 16:00
Capacity 200
Registered 42
Available place 158
Individual Price Free for RBSS members, Non members: surgeons: 50,00 €, Trainees: 20,00 € Lunch for all: 30,00 €
Location LAMOT Congress Centre, Mechelen
Categories BSHBPS

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