Date: CEPOD: Surgeon:
Anaesthetist: Anaesthetic: ASA Grade: WHO Checklist: Antibiotics: Urinary Catheter:
Prep and drape in sterile fashion. INCISION:
Ports: One 10mm open Hasson technique using blunt Hasson port
Three 5mm ports under direct visualisation), of which two in RUQ and one in RIF
Left lateral position: Lateral to medial mobilisation of right colon with identification and preservation of the ureter.
Supine position: Right colic and right branch of mid colic artery divided between clips/ligasure.
Mesentry to the small bowel divided with ligasure.
Right hemicolectomy completed with stapling of the distal ileum and the transverse colon ends.
Ileo-colic side to side anastomosis done using linear stapler.
Closure of the enterotomy site with continuous 3.0 PDS suture.
Pneumoperitoneum recreated and Mesentery checked to ensure no twists.
Omentum placed over anastomosis.
POST OPERATIVE INSTRUCTIONS:
Post op bloods tomorrow (ddmmyy)
Diet: Eat and Drink as tolerated
LMWH at 18:00 hours