The CME ?Approach to surgical bleeding? discusses The hemostatic process, Advantages of good surgical hemostasis, Risk factors for surgical bleeding: patient-related & procedure-related factors, Causes of surgical bleeding: Intraoperative & postoperative , Adverse effects of surgical bleeding, Preoperative evaluation of hemostasis, History & Physical examination, Lab screening, Management, Control of source of bleeding, Surgical methods: Blood vessel ligation, Electrocautery , Mechanical methods: Digital pressure, packing, Pharmacological: Hemostatic agents.
He is Director & Head, Dept. of Minimal Access, Bariatric & GI Surgery, Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon. Dr. A.K. Kriplani is the ï¿½Past President and trusteeï¿½ of the Indian Assocation of Gastrointestinal Endosurgeons. He has the credit of being first in India to perform laparoscopic adrenalectomy and laparoscopic splenectomy and performing first laparoscopic whippleï¿½s pancreatico-dudodenectomy in North India. Dr. Kriplani has been invited as a faculty for 395 live demonstrations / Guest lectures/ orations/ key-note addresses in conferences in various Indian cities and outside India e.g. Rome, Hongkong, Kualalumpur, Singapore, Teshkent, Dubai, Kathmandu, Dhaka etc. Recipient of 20 Awards/honours/orations. He has been the organising chairman for 10 National Conferences / Workshops/ courses. He has trained hundreds of surgeons in laparoscopic surgery from India and adjoining countries like Nepal, Afghanistan, Pakistan etc. Post Graduate Examiner for many universities and guide for thesis.