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Advanced course on Peripheral Nerve Stimulation for Pain Management in Graz

Date: Training postponed - new dates Feb/March 2014   Venue: Graz. Austria

This training will be in English language. 

This training program is in the process of application for European accreditation by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME)

Dr. Kern

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Dr. Michael Kern
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Course Description

This course will bring participants up to speed on when to use PNS for back pain, what patients should be considered for this therapy, implantation technique/troubleshooting and programming.

Target Audience

Anaesthesiologists and neurosurgeons with experience in SCS and no or little experience in PNS.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this training participants will:
- Identify the right patients eligible for PNS for back pain
- Implant the device according to the technique required to put the electrodes in place, including the suturing
- Program the implanted neurostimulators to achieve best clinical results

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Accreditation

This training program was granted 9 European CME credits (ECMEC) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME)

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