Scientific Programme 2021
Swiss Society of Surgery (SGC): 16 CME Credits for participation on Swiss Hernia Days 2021
Thursday, 9 September 2021
7:30 — 17:30
10:45 – 11:15
11:15 – 12:15
Session 3 — Complex Abdominal Wall Hernias
Do we need hernia centers for complex hernia repair?
Guido Woeste (GER)
Anterior or posterior component separation?
Miguel Ángel García Ureña (ESP)
BTX and PPP – Does it help the patient and the surgeon?
Maciej Pawlak (GB)
12:15 – 12:45
General Assembly Swiss Hernia Society (SAHC), for members only
17:00 – 17:30
Introduction: Henry Hoffmann
What can we learn from «Dr. House» about rare diseases?
Prof. Dr. Jürgen Schäfer (GER)
New Fellowship Announcement
Raffle of a Macbook Air
Friday, 10 September 2021
7:45 — 18:00
12:00 – 12:30
12:30 – 13:15
Introduction: Ulrich Dietz, Chief of the Visceral Surgery and the Robotic Program, KSO / Olten (Switzerland)
Robotic inguinal hernia care (r‑TAPP), video contribution and results of a cohort study on 302 operated hernias
Dr. med. Johannes Baur, Senior Physician, KSO Olten (SUI)
13:15 – 14:15
Session 6 — Challenges in the next decade
Big data in hernia surgery – Helpful or harmful?
Ferdinand Köckerling (GER)
3D, VR, robots – Where are we in 2030?
David Chen (USA)
Patient reported outcome vs. hard facts: what’s the future?
Dr. Zaid Omar Malaibari (GER)
14:15 – 15:15
Session 7 – Special aspects of hernia surgery
Management of seroma after hernia surgery
Jan Kukleta (SUI)
Watchful waiting concepts in hernia surgery: when and how?
Gernot Köhler (AUT)
Sexual dysfunction after inguinal hernia surgery: an underestimated problem?
Agneta Montgomery (SWE)
15:15 – 15:45