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Intrathecal drug therapy

Date: 6-7-8 November 2013 (CEE only)   Venue: Budapest, Hungary

This training program will be organized under the auspices of ECMT.

Course will be in English language and is exclusively for delegates from Central Eastern European countries.

 

 

 

Dr. Erőss 

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ECMT Course Director
Head of functional Neurosurgery department, National Institute of Clinical Neurosciences in Budapest, Hungary
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Course description

This 3 day workshop gives insight for interested clinicians on Targeted Drug Delivery/Intrathecal Baclofen Therapy (TDD/ITB) for spasticity and pain syndromes. The course will introduce and demonstrate in a live setting all aspects of the clinical work-flow related to TDD/ITB management. It’s primary focus is clinical practice: patient selection, implantation techniques of the different devices used and patient management, including programming and troubleshooting. Participants will have the opportunity to participate in the patient selection tests, implantation procedure and follow-up of patients in the normal clinical environment. Participants are encouraged to bring cases from their own practice to discuss and consult interesting and/or challenging situations.

Target audience

Neurologists, neurosurgeons, rehabilitators and other physicians with interest and experience in the treatment of spasticity and pain, who desire to learn the practical aspects of the use of Targeted Drug Delivery/Intrathecal Baclofen Therapy (TDD/ITB) for spasticity and pain syndromes.

Learning objectives

Information will follow soon.

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Accreditation

This training program was granted 18 European CME credits (ECMEC) by the European Accreditation
Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME)

Event code: 9909