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ITB Advanced Adults in Innsbruck

Date: 16-17 February 2017   Venue: Hochzirl/Innsbruck, Austria

This training program will be in English language.

Prof. Saltuari

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Prof. Saltuari
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Course Description

2-day advanced program on ITB for the treatment of severe spasticity with a focus on post-stroke spasticity management. 

Target Audience

Rehabilitation specialists highly experienced with the treatment of adult spasticity using ITB:
- Neurologists
- Rehabilitation surgeons
- Physical therapists
- Physical medicine & rehabilitation physicians 

Learning Objectives

At the end of this training participants will:
- Treat focal spasticity by using EMG and stimulation-assisted administration of botulinum toxin
- Select patients eligible for ITB therapy
- Implant and refill implants according to best practices
- Program and troubleshoot the pump with advanced settings
- Neurophysiologically evaluate ITB effects 

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Accreditation

This training program was granted 11 European CME credits (ECMEC) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME). Event code: 15179.