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The management of bile duct diseases requires accurate diagnosis & therapeutic decisions based on clinical presentation and findings. New technologies and multidisciplinary approaches allow for the opening of frontiers in the management of biliary diseases for the improvement of patient outcomes. 

17 lessons
8 speakers
03:26 hours


  • To review the indications, techniques and results of the imaging-guided biliary interventions.
  • To provide an overview of current management and future perspectives for the diagnosis and management of bile duct diseases. 
  • To cover a broad spectrum of MIS procedures in biliary diseases. 


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Bile duct Injury & endoscopic therapy

Iatrogenic bile duct injuries after surgery remain a substantial problem in gastrointestinal surgery. A variety of injuries can occur.

15 min
Guido Costamagna

Percutaneous biliary drainage techniques

Obstructive jaundice and bile leaks are indications for percutaneous biliary interventions. Uncomplicated obstructive jaundice is not an emergency, while septic cholangitis needs urgent intervention.

16 min
Horacio D'Agostino

Drainage of biliary tract technique and results

Since the first report of the opacification of the biliary system by percutaneous direct puncture of the gallbladder in 1921, biliary interventions have evolved a great deal becoming readily available in most hospital

20 min
Eduardo Houghton

Management of bile duct injuries - Endoscopic approach

Multiple classification schemes exist for bile duct injuries (BDI).

18 min
Gianfranco Donatelli

Management Of Bile Duct Injuries - New Approaches

Management of bile duct injuries requires hepatobiliary expertise and transdisciplinary collaboration.

25 min
Mariano Gimenez

Percutaneous Cholecystostomy

There is an increasing number of percutaneous cholecystostomies carried out in the last years in patients unfit for surgery. The access can be subcostal or intercostal, transhepatic or transperitoneal.

17 min
Benoit Gallix

Use Of Magnets In Total Biliary Stricture Technical Tips

Although nonsurgical methods produce high clinical success rates in the treatment of benign biliary stricture, conventional methods are not always successful in cases of severe biliary stricture or complete obstructio

13 min
DK Lee

Complex Biliary Stones Percutaneous Approach

The incidence of open and laparoscopic common bile duct exploration for choledocholithiasis has remarkably declined during the last 2 decades.

14 min
Mariano Gimenez

Endoscopic Approach For Refractory Complications After Various Biliary Operations

Biliary leaks and strictures are the most frequent complications after HPB surgery.

25 min
DK Lee

How Image-Guided Percutaneous Treatments Are Redefining the Future of Surgery

15 min
Mariano Gimenez

Safe Cholecystectomy

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis is one of the most frequently performed surgical procedures.

15 min
Bernard Dallemagne

Management Of Malignant Biliary Obstructions

Malignant biliary obstruction most commonly arises from cholangiocarcinoma and pancreatic cancer or as a metastasis from other cancer types.

13 min
Eduardo Houghton

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