3-D Session - Operative Nuances II: Challenging Operative Moments During Microsurgery

Tuesday, April 16
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: 20D; SDCC

Director(s): Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol, MD, MSc, MBA, FAANS

Assistant Director(s): Cormac O. Maher, MD, FAANS

Faculty: William T. Couldwell, MD, PhD, FAANS; Juan Carlos Fernandez-Miranda, MD, IFAANS; Michael T. Lawton, MD, FAANS

Course Description: This 90-minute session will review important technical nuances for complication avoidance during complex cranial cases. Detailed surgical videos of different procedures will be reviewed using 3-D high definition videos. Importantly, innovative 3-D computerized graphic models will be presented to augment the learning experience.

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

  • Review alternative approaches for resection of complex lesions to avoid complications.
  • Identify general techniques to handle complex vascular/neoplastic lesions.
  • Recognize operative nuances to avoid complications.