Today: WFNS Education Course

WFNS Education Course

November 17 — November 20

Porto Alegre, Brazil

Program DAY ONE (17 November 2016)


Sponsored by Karl Storz GmbH and Co and Surgiwear Co.

Chairmen : Maurice Choux (Marseille, France), Concezio Di Rocco (Hannover, Germany)

Participants : Yoko Kato (Nagoya, Japan), Hildo Azevedo (Recife, Brazil), Jose Luis Alencastro (Porto Alegre, Brazil), Leandro Kubagawa(Brazil)

13.00-13.10 Introduction M Choux, C Di Rocco

13.10-13.30 Endoscopy : how did it change the Surgical Approach to Hydrocephalus C. Di Rocco

13.30-14.00 How to perform a Ventriculo-Peritoneal Shunt M. Choux

14.00- 14.20 Hydrocephalus associated to Myelo-Meningocele C. Di Rocco

14.20-14.40 How to prevent Shunt infection M. Choux

14.40-15.00 How I do it : External Ventricular Drainage M. Choux

15.00-15.20 Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus H. Azevedo

15.20-15.40 Coffee Break

15.40-16.00 How to perform an Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy C. Di Rocco

16.00-16.20 Endoscopic third Ventriculostomy : where are we today ? H. Azevedo

16.20-16.40 Endoscopy in Hydrocephalus : difficulties and recurrences L. Alencastro

16.40-18.30 HANDS-ON ENDOSCOPY Leandro Kubagawa , Yoko Kato, Hildo Azevedo, Jose Luis Alencastro,

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