Renal transplantation: Technical aspects, diagnosis and management of early and late urological complications

ESU Course 44

  • Location:
    Room 14, Capital suite (level 3)
  • Chair:
     F.J. Burgos Revilla, Madrid (ES)
  • Aims and objectives of this session

    Renal transplant is an essential part of Urology. The aims of the course are:
    • To show surgical techniques of organ procurement in deceased and living donation settings
    • To establish the basic principles for evaluation of candidates to donation and recipients of kidney graft
    • To show the different approaches and surgical details of kidney transplant in conventional and complex recipients
    • To review the algorithms for diagnosis and treatment of medical and surgical complications after kidney transplantation

Selection and urological preparation of transplant recipients; surgical aspects of nephrectomy in living and deceased donor
 A.J. Figueiredo, Coimbra (PT)
Laparoscopic living donor nephrectomy: Technical aspects and controversies
 F.J. Burgos Revilla, Madrid (ES)
Avoiding complications by proper techniques of renal transplantation; tricks and tips
 A.J. Figueiredo, Coimbra (PT)
How to diagnose and manage postoperative and long-term complications following renal transplantation
 F.J. Burgos Revilla, Madrid (ES)