Sunday, April 26
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Location: 253C; BCEC
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $315
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65
Director(s): Robert J. Spinner, MD, FAANS
Assistant Director(s): Line Jacques, MD, FAANS
Faculty: Justin M. Brown, MD FAANS; Marie-Noelle Hebert-Blouin, MD, FAANS (Canada); Mark Alexander Mahan, MD, FAANS ; Rajiv Midha, MD, MS, FAANS (Canada); Lukas Rasulic, MD, PhD (Serbia); Thomas J. Wilson, MD; Eric L. Zager, MD, FAANS
This clinic provides an overview of the neurosurgeon's approach to patients with peripheral nerve disorders.
Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss the indications, timing and the types of surgical intervention to treat peripheral nerve injuries and entrapment.
- Discuss the anatomy, clinical presentation and management of the most common entrapments in the upper and lower extremities.
- Discuss the indications and surgical management of benign and malignant peripheral nerve tumors.
- Review the management of peripheral nerve cases.