This Corporate Sponsored Symposium is supported by Baxter Healthcare Corporation

Overview and Description

Panel discussion with case reviews around the use of buttressing materials and fibrin sealants along the staple line in a Sleeve Gastrectomy (Breakfast will be provided).

With the evolution of surgical technique and product technology the use of buttress materials, type of buttress material used, fibrin sealants and other products to address bleeding and leaking along the staple line have been in debate. This breakfast will focus on the rationale and perspective of the panelists as to what they utilize and why.


6:30am Breakfast
7:00am Didactic Presentations
7:45am Panel Discussion + Q&A
8:00am Adjourn