AO Spine Advanced Webinar—Degenerative Cervical Spine: An Update on Surgical Treatments
Davos, Switzerland
03 Dec 2020
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AO Spine Webinar—Degenerative Cervical Spine: An Update on Surgical Treatments
3rd December, 2020

Live 9:00 am  CET
,  Please check your local time for the webinar here.

Duration 1h30min

Luca Papavero, Germany
Claudius Thomé, Germany

John Michael Duff, Switzerland
Markus Loibl, Switzerland
Christoph Mehren, Germany 
Hugues Pascal-Moussellard, France
Paulo Pereira, Portugal
Sebastian Ruetten, Germany
Enrico Tessitore, Switzerland

Description:  Renowned faculty will present and discuss the most common pathologies and management options for the degenerative cervical spine using evidence-based lectures. The talks will cover an update on cervical myelopathy, the decisional algorithm behind anterior, posterior and combined approaches, how to avoid and manage complications, and the peculiar features of revision surgery.

Target audience: This webinar is targeted at surgeons with more than five years experience in surgical treatment of the degenerative cervical spine spinal. 

To log-in: A link will be emailed to all registered participants about 30-20 minutes prior to the start.

Learning objectives
Compare indications and various surgical treatment options for degenerative cervical myelopathy
Learn to prevent and how to handle some postoperative complications
Recognize the peculiarities of cervical revision surgery and plan and perform operations accordingly
Luca Papavero  (Chairperson)
Claudius Thomé  (Chairperson)
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Type AOSpine
Level Advanced
Region Europe and Southern Africa
Language(s) English
Scope Sub Regional
Academic status Non peer reviewed
Format Webinar
Content Debates, Lectures
Target audience Neurosurgeon, Orthopedic surgeon, Spine surgeon
Closing date03 Dec 2020
Available places381
Cancellation policyNo cancellation fee
Euro 0.00 EUR
Registration and time of live event

Please register in order to receive the webinar link by email.

Live 9:00 am  CET,  Please check your local time for the webinar here.

Rebroadcast: 7:00 pm CET, Please check your local time for the webinar here

Intellectual Property
Course materials, presentations, and case studies are the intellectual property of the course faculty. All rights are reserved. Check hazards and legal restrictions on

Recording, photographing, or copying of lectures, practical exercises, case discussions, or any course materials is strictly forbidden. Participants violating intellectual property will be dismissed. 

The AO Foundation reserves the right to film, photograph, and audio record during their events. Participants must understand that in this context they may appear in these recorded materials. The AO Foundation assumes participants agree that these recorded materials may be used for AO marketing and other purposes, and made available to the public.
Ms Catherine Antonetti
AO Spine ESA
Project Manager
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