AONeuro Course—Neurotrauma
Davos, Switzerland
13 Dec 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
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This course covers the current best strategies and considerations for managing neurotrauma patients. It features an international faculty of experts and is based on the competencies defined in AONeuro new neurotrauma curriculum.

The course content is delivered using multiple educational methods. Comprehensive lectures—including a special lecture in 3-D—concentrate on the understanding of core material. Interactive case presentations further deepen this knowledge and facilitate the discussion in trauma management. Newly developed practical exercises enable participants to apply AO principles in the management of common injuries. Case-based discussions link the lecture material and practical skills with the clinical problems commonly encountered in everyday practice.

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Event program
Course Program: AONeuro Course—Neurotrauma (2226kb)
Learning objectives
Apply current classification systems and guidelines in neurotrauma
Manage neurotrauma and skull base fractures in adult, pediatric, and polytrauma patients
Conduct advanced neuromonitoring
Plan and perform appropriate operative treatment (eg decompressive craniotomy, complex cranial reconstruction)
Manage CSF leaks and other complications and perform dural repairs
Goals
This course covers the current best strategies and considerations for managing neurotrauma patients.It features an international faculty of experts and is based on the competencies defined in AONeuro’s new curriculum in neurotrauma.
The course content is delivered using multiple methods. Comprehensive lectures concentrate on the understanding of core material. Interactive case presentations further deepen this knowledge and enrich the discussion in trauma management.
Practical sessions teach the application of AO principles to the management of common injuries. Case-based discussions link the lecture material and practical skills with the clinical problemsencountered in real practice.
Contributors
Francesco Biroli  (Course Director)
Anthony Figaji  (Course Chair)
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Details
ID AONEURO_DAVOS_2016
Type AOCMF / AO partner event
Level Principles
Region Europe
Language(s) English
Scope International
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Format Course
Content Artificial bone practicals, Debates, Discussion groups, Lectures
Target audience ENT surgery, Neurosurgery, Oral and maxillofacial surgery
Registration
Closing date13 Dec 2016
Statusclosed
Places45
Available places14
Cancellation policyUndefined
Pricing
Swiss Francs 1700.00 CHF
Available discounts Amount %
Residents discount -714.00 CHF 42%
Payment options and information
Cancellation will be charged as follows:
1 September - 31 October 2016: 50% of course fee
After 31 October 2016: 100% of course fee
Participants should make sure to have cancellation insurance.
Bank fees including commission for payment by credit card (approx 4%) will be charged in addition to the cancellation fee.

Bank Transfer to:
Credit Suisse
CH-7270 Davos Platz
Clearing* no. 4835
CHF Account no. 614225-31 (CHF)
IBAN: CH18 0483 5061 4225 3100 0
SWIFT code: CRESCHZZ 80A
Account owner: AO Stiftung, Grabenstr. 15, CH-7000 Chur
*Clearing no. = BLZ = Sort code = ABA no. = Routing no.
Included services
Course bag
Coffee breaks
Lunch
Course materials
Social activities
Contact(s)
Tamara Schönauer (AONeuro Project Assistant)
AO Foundation
AONeuro Project Assistant
AONeuro
Clavadelerstrasse 8
7270 Davos Platz
Switzerland
Phone41 (81)4142533
Emailtamara.schoenauer@aoneuro.org
Venue
Congress Centre Davos
Talstrasse 49a
7270 Davos Platz
Switzerland

www.davoscongress.ch
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AONeuro Davos Course—Flyer (224kb)
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Commercial partners
DePuy Synthes; Synbone