103 Contemporary Management of Spinal Fractures

Monday, April 30
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Location: 289/290; Ernest N. Morial

Fee: $100
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $100
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65

Moderator(s): Gregory R. Trost, MD, FAANS

Panelist(s): Bernhard Meyer, MD (Germany); Charles Sansur, MD, MHSc, FAANS; Nicholas Theodore, MD, FAANS; Claudius Thome, MD, IFAANS (Austria)

A variety of commonly encountered spine injuries/fractures will be discussed. The controversies and rationale for treatment strategies will be reviewed.

Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the pertinent issues and alternatives of surgery for spine injuries.
  • Review rationale for various spine trauma treatments.