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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 soon.

Prof. Ashkan

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

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ECMT Course Director
Consultant Paediatric Neurologist from London, United Kingdom
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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.