IAPACON 2022 – STAFF WORKSHOPS
Endoscopic Vein Harvesting (EVH)
Mr. PUSKAR KOLEY
Senior Executive – Clinical Application Specialist EVH
Mr. Puskar has graduated BSC in Physician Assistant. Presently, he is working as a Senior Executive – Clinical Application Specialist – EVH in Getinge Group.
His previous clinical experiences include: 6 months of working experience in NH Narayana super specialty hospital Guwahati; 1 Year 9 months working experience in AMRI Hospital and joined Getinge Group on 27.11.2017 as senior executive – Clinical Application Specialist EVH and still continuing.
Endoscopic Vein Harvesting
About the workshop
Endoscopic vein harvesting (EVH) is a procedure to harvest the greater saphenous vein (GSV), the most widely used conduit in coronary artery bypass graft surgery. This procedure is performed by making small incisions and using an endoscopic camera like a blunt dissector to create a subcutaneous tissue tunnel under the skin. The activity outlines the main steps of the procedure and explains the role of the healthcare team who perform this procedure.
- Describe the anatomy of the greater saphenous vein in detail
- Review the steps of endoscopic vein harvesting and explain the importance of preoperative venous mapping
- Outline the advantage of endoscopic vein harvesting in comparison to the conventional (open) technique
- Explain the importance of collaboration and communication amongst the interprofessional team to ensure appropriate selection of candidates for endoscopic vein harvesting and to enhance outcomes
This workshop will introduce you to (clinical) research designs. Why designing a research is important, what are the components of a research design, which design should you choose for your study and why? What are the merits and demerits of a each research design? How to design a robust study?
While this workshop will not make you an expert in the topic of research designs, it will definitely help you understand the subject well. It is certain to change your approach to a research topic and also your understanding of the published papers- should you take it with a pinch of salt or not?
Who is this workshop for?
This workshop is meant only for the interns and staffs.
Any health care professional interested in research / Physician Assistant students, DNB and MD candidates / Post graduate students in nursing, physiotherapy, pharmacy, dentistry – anyone required to do a dissertation to obtain a degree / Clinicians who are interested in investigator initiated studies.
Date: 18th September 2022 (Sunday)
Time: 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM | 11:00 AM to 12:00 NOON