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DBS expert forum: a multidisciplinary approach to the management of dystonia across ages - from paediatric to young ault

Date: 22-23 February 2019   Venue: London, United Kingdom

This forum will be in English language. The agenda will be published on the website at the end of November 2018.

Prof. Ashkan

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ECMT Course Director
Professor of Neurosurgery at Kings College Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Dr. Lin

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ECMT Course Director
Consultant Paediatric Neurologist from London, United Kingdom

Course description

DBS expert forum with case discussions. Interactive program where delegates are invited to bring and present difficult cases from adults and paediatrics. Day 1 will be focussed around the care and the continuity and how to set up a service and day 2 will be around troubleshooting, target and programming.

Target Audience

This forum is intended for multidisciplinary teams interested in the impact of DBS, not only a pair of neurologist and neurosurgeon but also the physiotherapist, psychologist, speech therapist, etc. 

Delegates should have more than 3 years of DBS experience as a team.

Learning objectives

The objective of this forum is to build up multidisciplinary confidence in setting up a DBS service in paediatric dystonia.