007 Endovascular Neurosurgery: Understanding the Procedure - Pre and Post Care Management

8-8:05 a.m.
Introduction
Langlois
8:05-8:15 a.m.
The Evolution of Endovascular Techniques-Brief Historical Review
Kole
8:15-8:30 a.m.
The Angiography Suite- Fundamentals of Cerebral Angiography
Marin
Basic Cerebrovascular Anatomy
Tools of the Trade- sheaths, catheters, wires
Biplane fluoro
8:30-8:45 a.m.
Basic Preprocedure and Postprocedure Considerations
Ballard/Tahir
Neuro exam
Pulse check
Conscious sedation vs. General Anesthesia
Anticoagulants/antiplts- unique endovascular considerations
Post procedure orders and checks

Disease Specific Sections

8:45-9 a.m.
Aneurysms, SAH and Vasospasm
Kole
9-9:15 a.m.
AVM and DAVF
Kole
9:15-9:30 a.m.
Tumor Embolizations, Epistaxis, Neurovascular Trauma
Marin

9:30-9:50 a.m. Break

9:50-10:05 a.m.
Acute Stroke-MER
Harrigan
10:05-10:20 a.m.
Carotid Stenting and Intracranial Angioplasty/ Stenting
Harrigan
10:20-11:20 a.m.
Industry Demos
Faculty
Stryker
Flow models and simulator
Coils-Target, Trevo, Stents-Atlas
Covidien
Pipeline, Onyx, Solitaire
11:20 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Case Examples Section - Emphasizing the salient concepts and conclusion
Kole, Marin, Harrigan, Langlois