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DBS for Parkinson's Disease Basic Adults in Amsterdam

Date: 9-10-11 June 2008   Venue: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Academisch Medisch Centrum (AMC)

Capacity: 8 participants

Prof. De Bie

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ECMT Course Director
R.M.A. de Bie

In 2002, Rob de Bie (1969) acquired a PhD with the thesis entitled Stereotactic pallidotomy in Parkinson...

Course Description

This 3 day course is designed to support a transfer of knowledge and experience on the use of DBS for the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease. The course combines theoretical learning with practical applications.

Target Audience

Neurologists interested in learning about patient selection techniques and long-term patient follow-up for DBS.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this training participants will:
- Select and evaluate patients
- Make neurological tests during operating time
- Program and troubleshoot neurostimulator with advanced settings
- Follow-up patients