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Arab Health Congress

February 13th, 2017

Lotus was excited to be shown to delegates at the Arab Health Congress in Dubai. This was our first opportunity to exhibited Lotus alongside the BOWA products. The BOWA international sales team were busy on the stand meeting local surgeons and distributors alike.

 

                                                                   

 

 

Benign Upper GI Course

January 28th, 2017

In January we were part of the 2nd annual Benign Upper GI course. We had 12 dedicated surgeons working to improve their knowledge and skills. This was primarily looking at bile duct exploration and benign hiatal surgery. Lotus was the perfect device for the fine dissection, and during the skills lab session the delegates got to put Lotus through its paces on our specially designed and built porcine models.

              

 

 

 

Head Office Skills Lab Visit

January 18th, 2017

We were happy to welcome a group of 10 delegates and 4 consultants faculty from London, this was a locally organised group of gynae trainees to our Head Office skills lab, working together to improve their surgical skills – Lotus is happy to help extend surgical training across the UK

                                                                       

December 2016

December 13th, 2016

We hosted a national group of gynaecology surgeons, looking to advance their skills in endometriosis surgery. Using Lotus and an advanced set of porcine models, the group was able to simulate endometrial node excision and urethral anastomosis as well as practicing their laparoscopic suturing.

 

                                                                                      

ALSGBI conference

November 10th, 2016

Lotus was pleased to be part of the ALSGBI conference again this year. It was good to see so many surgeons looking to try our fully patented, torsional ultrasonic scalpel. If you’d like to see it in more detail, please feel free to get in touch.

 

National Gynaecology Course

September 20th, 2016

We were excited to welcome our first national Gynea TLH course to Barnfield House, our purpose built surgical skills lab. We had 12 surgeons including faculty with us to learn and practice the surgical skills required to perform a Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy. During the day the focus was on dissection using the Lotus Enhanced Shears and the technique of laparoscopic vault suturing. This has proved to be an extremely popular course and we are looking forward to running it again in the Spring and Autumn of 2017.

 

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Lotus showcased at the ACPGBI

July 8th, 2016

The annual scientific meeting of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland was held at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre this year.

Seeing both current Lotus users and meeting new ones from both the UK and international markets, we were pleased to showcase our new Lotus Enhanced Shears.

It is always a well attended conference; this year with the added bonus of an excellent conference dinner and exhausting ceilidh at the National Museum of Scotland.

Lotus exhibits at the Homerton Bariatric Symposium

May 18th, 2016

Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust hosted the 6th BOMSS Spring Symposium this week, with the focus on revisional bariatric surgeries.

The Lotus ultrasonic scalpel was one of the sponsors of this symposium which, under the direction of Mr Kesava Reddy Mannur, has become a regular feature on the bariatric calendar, with an impressive national and international faculty.

South West Gynae Training (SWOT)

April 20th, 2016

April saw Lotus hosting our 2nd annual meeting of a SWOT (South West Obs and Gynae Training) day. The course was attended by 12 delegates and 5 faculty and was a great success. The mix of theory and hands-on practical skills in our training lab proved as popular as ever. We hope to welcome them back later this year as this day was well supported and oversubscribed!

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GBIHPBA 2016

March 29th, 2016

Lotus was exhibited at the 2016 GBIHPBA meeting in Leamington Spa. Our stand was busy with surgeons looking at our uniquely designed Liver Resector – this is specially designed for liver tissue and aids transection of the liver during laparoscopic surgery. This complements our Enhanced Shears for fine, haemostatic dissection in general surgery, proving Lotus really is an exciting alternative in the energy market.

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