University of Wisconsin–Madison

Urology Simulation Education Program

Bowel Anastomoses and Laparoscopic Port Placement Bootcamp

Bowel Anastomoses

  • Hand-sewn bowel anastomosis
  • Stapled bowel anastomosis

Laparoscopic Port Placement

  • Veress needle
  • Trocar
  • Hasson/modified Hasson

2018 Bootcamp

2017-2018 Bootcamp

Urology Simulation
Education Program

University of Wisconsin
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PGY-1 Bootcamp
Knot tying and Suturing
Laparoscopic skills
Bowel Anastomoses and Laparoscopic Port Placement
Cystoscopy and Ureteroscopy
Robotics
• Introduction to Loupe Surgery
• Introduction to Microsurgery (PGY-2)

Surgical Skills Labs
Ureteral Reimplant
Advanced Endoscopy
• Artificial urinary sphincter
• Slings
• Penile prosthesis
• Porcine labs

Simulated Patient Scenarios
• GU history and exam
• Disease specific cases
• Transitions of care
• Delivering bad news
• Disclosure of medical errors

Computer-based courses
• Ethics
• Professionalism