- Wednesday, June 19, 2019-Practice on polyurethane vessels
- Thursday, June 20, 2019-Practice of end-to-end anastomosis on a rat
- Friday, June 21, 2019-Practice of end-to-side anastomosis on a rat
- Saturday, June 22, 2019-Practice of end-to-side anastomoses on a rat + Preparation of aorta and vena cava of a rat
It is going to be the third AOSpine course in Bulgaria and the second in Varna.
The course is targeted for residents and specialist in neurosurgery and orthopedics with limited experience in surgery of degenerative spine and spinal tumors. It focuses on the surgical approaches to the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine for degenerative and neoplastic pathologies as well as on the spinal decompression and instrumentation for an accompanying instability.
In this course they will present our philosophy on the treatment of spinal trauma in an multidisciplinary and interactive way. Classifications, treatment options and tips and tricks in open and percutaneous surgery from C- spine down to the pelvis are presented by a experienced faculty.
Next to regular lectures concerning classification and treatment options in spinal trauma, the teamwork in multidisciplinary group which is needed to treat a polytrauma patient with a spinal fracture will be discussed by experts in the field of neurosurgery, trauma surgery and rehabilitation medicine. In the programme there is ample time for discussion, case presentations and interaction with the faculty.
See more at https://utrechtspinecourse.com/