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Advanced course on Peripheral Nerve Stimulation for Pain Management in Graz

Date: 20-21 November 2014   Venue: Graz, Austria

This training program will be in GERMAN language, exclusively for GERMAN speaking delegates.


Dr. Kern

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Curriculum Vitae
Dr. Michael Kern

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