Neurosurgery Workshop

Event Description

Transfer by bus from Stellenbosch to Karl Storz Training facility.

Departing time is  08h00 am. It is a Public Holiday so traffic should be minimal.

Surgical Skills Training Centre  is at the  Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital.

Built Process

Neuroendoscopy Masterclass

09h00-10h00 Hydrocephalus

Principles and equipment Llewellyn Padayachy

Endoscopic anatomy Femi Bankole

ETV: Technique and complication avoidance Vedantam Rajshekhar

CPC: Rationale and technique Peter Ssenyonga

Evaluating indications and outcome of ETV and CPC Abhaya Kulkarni

10h00-11h00 Extending the indications

Multiloculated hydrocephalus Llewellyn Padayachy

Ventricular washing in IVH Anthony Figaji

Endoscopic techniques for cyst fenetration: pearls Michel Zerah

Novel procedures and technical adjuncts Benicio Oton de Lima

Endonasal approaches Patrick Semple

Neuroendoscopy and skull base approaches in children TBA

11h00-11h30 Tea

11h30-14h00 Hands-on 10 workstations

14h00-15h00 Working lunch: course review and plans for Module 3 in 2016