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Global Neuro Course—Neurotrauma
Edinburgh, United Kingdom - 06/11/2019 - 07/11/2019
This course covers the current best strategies and considerations for managing neurotrauma patients and is based on competencies defined in Global Neuro’s curriculum. The content is delivered using multiple methods. Comprehensive lectures concentrate on the understanding of core material. Interactive case presentations further deepen this knowledge and enrich the discussion in trauma management. Practical sessions teach the application of Global Neuro principles to the management of common injuries. Case-based discussions link the lecture material and practical skills with the clinical problems encountered in clinical practice.
By completing the course, participants will be better able to: • Perform an appropriate assessment of neurotrauma patients with application of relevant guidelines • Choose the appropriate imaging modalities and interpret the results • Perform ICP monitoring and interpretation to guide treatment interventions • Apply current classification systems and guidelines in neurotrauma • Manage neurotrauma and skull base fractures in adult, pediatric, and polytrauma patients • Conduct advanced neuromonitoring • Plan and perform appropriate operative treatment • Manage CSF leaks and other complications and perform dural repairs • Manage common complications, such as bleeding, expanding intracranial hematomas, swelling, infection, and hydrocephalus
Chairs: Andreas Demetriades (NHS Lothian & University of Edinburgh, UK) Peter Andrews (University of Edinburgh, UK) Peter Hutchinson (University of Cambridge, UK) International faculty: Randall Chesnut (University of Washington, USA) Kostas Fountas (University of Thessaly, Greece) Andrew Maas (University Hospital Antwerp, Belgium) Christian Matula (Medical University of Vienna, Austria) Wilco Peul (Leiden University, Netherlands) National faculty: Catherine McMahon (The Walton Centre, UK) Jonathan Rhodes (NHS Lothian & University of Edinburgh, UK) Mark Wilson (Imperial College, UK) Guest speakers: Paul Brennan (NHS Lothian & University of Edinburgh, UK) Alan Carson (NHS Lothian & University of Edinburgh, UK) Dean Kerslake (NHS Lothian & University of Edinburgh, UK) Angelos Kolias (University of Cambridge, UK)
50% until 30 days before the event. No refund thereafter.
Target participants The course has been developed for surgeons who manage neurotrauma and reconstruction and who have a strong interest in these fields. It has a focus on interdisciplinary care and is appropriate for neurosurgeons, neurointensivists, CMF, ENT, trauma, and other physicians and surgeons. European CME Accreditation An application has been made to the UEMS—EACCME® in Brussels for CME accreditation of this event. Hotel accommodation Accommodation is not included in the registration fee. A quota of rooms have been blocked until September 24, 2019 at DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh City Centre. After this date, room reservation and room rate is upon availability. Standard room incl breakfast: £129.-/night Deluxe room incl breakfast: £154/night For hotel reservation, please use below contact details: Phone: +44 (0) 131 221 5555 e-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Mention the reference code MGNC to receive the contract room rate!
10% discount for residents 10% discount for EANS-members
Global Neuro Foundation Tamara Schönauer Phone: +41 81 414 2533
34 Bread Street Edinburgh EH3 9AF