AOSNA Webinar - Acute Cervical Spinal Course Injury: Pathophysiology and Treatment Strategies
Paoli, Pennsylvania, United States of America
11 Oct 2017
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Description

Spinal cord injuries and subsequent neurological consequences remain one of the most challenging medical conditions. Management of these patients has evolved dramatically over the years but controversies remain regarding treatment strategies. During this webinar, expert faculty will discuss new clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of acute spinal cord injury.

Prior to the webinar, participants are encouraged to review the Clinical Guidelines recently published in the Global Spine Journal:

http://journals.sagepub.com/toc/gsja/7/3_suppl

Learning objectives
Review the pathophysiology of spinal cord injuries
Describe nonoperative management options
Discuss the role and timing of surgical intervention for SCI
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Details
ID WEBINAR1710
Type AOSpine
Level Principles
Region North America
Language(s) English
Scope International
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Format Course
Target audience Neurosurgeon, Orthopedic surgeon, Spine surgeon
Registration
Closing date11 Oct 2017
Statusclosed
Places500
Available places500
Cancellation policyUndefined

Agenda:

8:00 p.m.         Welcome and Introductions / Case Presentation -  Severe Incomplete Cervical SCI (M. Fehlings)

8:10 p.m.         Pathophysiology and Nonoperative Management Options                                             (P. Arnold)

8:25 p.m.         Role and Timing of Surgical Intervention for SCI                                                              (S. Ludwig)

8:40 p.m.         Case Resolution / Brief Overview of the AOSpine SCI Guidelines                                 (M. Fehlings)

8:50 p.m.         Question and Answer Session                                                                                               (All Faculty)

9:00 p.m.         Post Test and Adjournment

Contact(s)
Ms Kelly McCormick (Program Administrator)
AO North America
Program Administrator
Trauma
435 Devon Park Dr., Bldg 800, Ste 820
19087-1940 Wayne
Pennsylvania
United States of America
Phone+16109935131
Fax+16106952420
Mobile4846367035
Emailmccormick.kelly@aona.org
Ms Jane Mihelic (Director, Continuing Medical Educatin)
AO North America
Director, Continuing Medical Education
Continuing Medical Education
435 Devon Park Drive
19087 Wayne
Pennsylvania
United States of America
Phone6109935117
Fax+16109935101
Mobile4848853323
Emailmihelic.jane@aona.org
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