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ITB Advanced Adults and Children in Middlesbrough

Date: 9-10 March 2012   Venue: Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

no UEMS/EACCME accreditation

Prof. Eldabe

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Course Director
Prof. Eldabe Is Clinical Professor of Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine at Durham University and consultant Anaesthetist at ...

Course Description

The course is focused on the use of Intrathecal Drug Delivery and delivery of practical skills to enable less experienced or new teams to incorporate ITB/ITDD into their practice based on teachings in course.

Target Audience

Multidisciplinary teams using or planning to use ITB/ITDD for the treatment of spasticity in adults and children:
- Neurologists
- Surgeons
- Physical therapists
- Physical medicine & rehabilitation physicians
- Pain management physicians
- Nursing staff

Learning Objectives

 At the end of this training participants will:
- Assess & select patients for ITDD and ITB
- Manage ITDD complications
- Implant ITDD and ITB pumps
- Manager paediatric ITB service 
- Use drugs in ITDD
- Manage infusion modes in ITDD