MINIMALLY INVASIVE IVOR-LEWIS ESOPHAGECTOMY

How to do this training

We recommend starting by reading the descriptive Atlas Guide for the theoretical knowledge, followed by watching the Complete MIE Video, and then attempting the Simulation component.

You can launch the atlas and video below and view the download instructions for the simulation at the bottom of the page.




Follow along

Get the Most From Your Training with Our Procedural Atlas Guide

Use our training atlas to walk you through each step of the procedure and the simulation. Each section of the atlas references a step in the procedure and is filled with details and information to help you get the most out of your training.

Launch Atlas Guide

See How the Procedure is Done

Watch the full procedural video with Dr. Ashrafi performing a minimally invasive esophagectomy. This MIE procedural video corresponds to the segmented operative demonstrations provided in each respective part of the simulation.

Launch Complete MIE Video

Download the Simulation and Get Started

For Windows PC

  1. Download the zip file to your computer
  2. Browse to the downloaded zip file on your computer
  3. Extract the zip file contents (right click > Extract All)
  4. Save the extracted file contents to a folder on your computer (Choose a place you will easily remember)
  5. Go to the folder location on your computer where you extracted the contents and double click “MIE Application”
  6. If you receive a virus scan warning on your computer, accept it to allow the program to run

For Mac OS

  1. Download the zip file to your computer
  2. Browse to the 'Downloads' folder to find the app (MIE Mac)
  3. Drag the app from the 'Downloads' folder and store to a folder on your computer (Choose a place you will easily remember)
  4. Go to the folder location on your computer where you stored the app and double click “MIE Mac”
  5. If you receive a prompt when you try to open the app, click 'Open'
If you receive a warning when trying to open the app follow the steps below:
  1. Locate your 'Security & Privacy' settings and navigate to the 'General' tab
  2. On the 'General' tab find the app under 'Allow apps download from' and click 'Open Anyway'