This video demonstrates how to make a fibroid uterus model that can be used for simulated laparoscopic myomectomies. It also demonstrates the laparoscopic skills that can be gained through the use of such models.
Intracorporeal knot tying is an essential skill for a laparoscopic surgeon. Acquiring this ability may be intimidating for learners. There are numerous methods available, many of which can be confusing to the learner. This video presents a straight-forward, easily replicable technique with related suturing pitfalls and tips. We highlight several advantages to this technique over others: