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Pain Fundamentals Adults Cadaver in Brussels

Date: 14-15 June 2019   Venue: Brussels, Belgium

This training program will be in English language. The agenda will be available on the website soon.

Prof. Eldabe

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Course Director
Prof. Eldabe Is Clinical Professor of Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine at Durham University and consultant Anaesthetist at ...

Prof. Cattrysse

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ECMT Course Director
Professor in Musculoskeletal Anatomy at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel in Belgium

Course Description

This course offers an opportunity to physicians interested in Neuromodulation Techniques for the treatment of Chronic Pain to discuss with expert colleagues current and new treatment modalities for various intractable painful conditions. The discussions on the first day will focus on ailments that will help the participants better understand the new treatment modalities, patient selection process, and implant techniques that lead to a successful treatment of such conditions. During the second part of the program participants will have the possibility to practice implant techniques in embalmed bodies prepared for this purpose.

Target Audience

Pain management specialists interested in using neurostimulation and intrathecal drug delivery for chronic pain management:
- Pain anesthesiologists and anesthetists
- Neurosurgeons
- Physiotherapy specialists
- Palliative care specialists
- Neurologists
- Nursing staff

Learning Objectives

At the end of this training participants will:
- Master the new treatment modalities
- Select patients
- Implant neurostimulators and ITDD pumps
- Manage implant complications
- Program and troubleshoot an implant with advanced features


An application for accredidation will be submitted with RIZIV