Global Neuro Course—Neurotrauma
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
06 Nov 2019 - 07 Nov 2019
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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 Global Neuro’s curriculum.
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 Global Neuro principles to the management of common injuries. Case-based discussions link the lecture material and practical skills with the clinical problems encountered in real practice.
Learning objectives
Perform an appropriate assessment of neurotrauma patients with application of relevant guidelines
Choose the appropriate imaging modalities and interpret the results
Perform ICP monitoring and interpretation to guide treatment interventions
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
Manage CSF leaks and other complications and perform dural repairs
Manage common complications, such as bleeding, expanding intracranial hematomas, swelling, infection, and hydrocephalus
Andreas Demetriades B.Sc. Honours, MB.BChir. (Cantab), MPhil (Cantab), FRCS(Neuro.Surg), FEBNS.  (Chair)
Peter Hutchinson  (Chair)
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ID AOCMF10010177
Type Non AOCMF event
Level Principles
Region Europe and Southern Africa
Language(s) English
Scope Regional
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Format Course
Content Artificial bone practicals, Debates, Discussion groups, Lectures
Target audience ENT surgery, General surgery, Neurosurgery, Oral and maxillofacial surgery, Plastic surgery, Residency
Closing date06 Nov 2019
Available places10
Cancellation policy50% until 30 days before the event. No refund thereafter
Euro 475.00 EUR
Available discounts Amount %
Residents discount -47.50 EUR 10%
EANS Member discount -47.50 EUR 10%
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Payment options and information
If you cannot pay via credit card you have the possibility to pay by invoice. Please note that we will charge 10.- EUR handling fee in addition to the participant fee.
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Ms Tamara Schönauer
AO Foundation
Project Coordinator Global Neuro
Global Neuro
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