Hernia symposium, Losby Gods


Hernia symposium, Losby Gods
15th-16th. of March 2012



Thursday 15.th of March
Stomal/parastomal hernia


12:00-13:30 Lunch + symposia
13:30-13:40 Opening remarks Brynjulf Ystgaard, Norway


Session 1

Chair: Brynjulf Ystgaard


13:40-14:10 What is a stomal/parastomal hernia? Arthur Jänes, Sweden
14:10-14:40 Use of prophylactic mesh – When and how? Dieter Berger, Germany
14:40-15:00 Coffee break
15:00-15:30 Open repair Arthur Jänes, Sweden
15:30-16:00 Laparoscopic repair
– the Danish experience Pål Wara, Denmark
16:00-16:30 Coffee break


Session 2

Chair: Inge Glambek


16:30-17:00 Laparoscopic repair
– the Baden-Baden experience Dieter Berger Germany
17:00-17:20 The Norwegian experience Jan Lambrechts and Inge Glambek, Norway
17:20-17:40 Coffee break
17:40-18:10 Which repair to choose? Andrew de Beaux, UK
18:10-19:00 The road ahead
– panel discussion Neil J Smart, Andrew de Beaux, Dieter Berger and Arthur Jänes
19:30 Dinner


Friday 16.th of March


Abdominal wall reconstruction
Session 3


Chair: Arne Seternes
09:00-09:40 When do we need to reconstruct the abdominal wall: The different clinical settings Andrew de Beaux, UK
09:40-10:20 How to deal with laparostomies Arne Seternes, Norway
10:20-10:40 Coffee break
10:40-11:10 Reconstruction using implants Neil J Smart, UK
11:00-11:50 Reconstruction based on native tissue Jørn Kjæve , Norway
11:50-12:00 Closing remarks Brynjulf Ystgaard, Norway
12:00 Lunch + symposia