Event Date: Tue - 19 Aug, 2014
Event Time: 10:00 am
Location: World Laparoscopy Hospital, Gurgaon
Institute: WLHToday Dr R K Mishra demonstrated the steps and technique of Nissen Fundoplication to the surgeons. After learning from him they performed the surgery on the live tissue. Important thing to learn is the patient selection. The patient must undergo 24 hrs Ph. monitoring and it must be established that the lower end of esophagus is exposed to the acid for longer duration. The manometric studies of the body and lower end of esophagus must indicate the decreased tone of the Gastroesophageal sphicter. The upper G I endoscopy to look for any shortening of the esophagus or any Barret's Esophagus. The conservative medical treatment may also have failed in the patient.