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DBS Advanced Adults in Paris

Date: 11-12-13 Mar 09   Venue: Paris, France

Groupe Hospitalier Pitié-Salpétrière

Capacity: 6-8 participants

Prof. Cornu

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ECMT Course Director
Professor of Neurosurgery at La Pitie-Salpetriere (Paris)
Chief of Head-and-Neck Surgery Department
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Course Description

This 3-day tutorial offers stereotactic neurosurgeons the opportunity to expand their knowledge in the application of DBS for the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease. The course combines theoretical learning and hands-on experience.

Target Audience

Neurosurgeons with at least 2 or more years of experience with stereotactic neurosurgery and interested in in the application of DBS for the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease.

Topics to be covered

At the end of this training participants will:
- Implant DBS system according to the latest guidelines
- Evaluate correct targeting
- Position leads to maximize patient therapy benefit
- Avoid OR and post-implant complications