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CREST® Core Subject - TAMIS Tricks

CREST® Core Subject - TAMIS Tricks | ASCRS

Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS) is a newer platform for local excision of rectal lesions. It combines the philosophy of Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) with the increased flexibility of conventional laparoscopic equipment. This presentation will summarize the basic principles of TAMIS and provide tips and tricks for the TAMIS surgeon.

At the end of this module, participants should be able to:

  1. Recall the basis and application of the TAMIS platform.
  2. Identify helpful techniques to assist the TAMIS surgeon during the learning curve.

As a Core Subject, it is eligible for 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

To access this module, log in at the top of this page, click on MY ACCOUNT, then follow the link to the CREST® Online Learning Center.

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