Monday, April 15
7:00 am - 9:00 am
101 Spinal Cord Tumors
Moderator(s): Kenan Arnautovic, MD, PhD, FAANS
Panelist(s): Frederick A. Boop, MD, FAANS; Ziya L. Gokaslan, MD, FAANS; George I. Jallo, MD, FAANS; Suresh Nair Narayanan Nair, (India)
This course will provide most important details of the state of the art treatment of adult and pediatric intradural extramedullary and intramedullary spinal cord tumors (SCTs) featured by world renown experts.
- Recognize insights of preoperative diagnostics and surgical planning of intradural SCTs.
- Articulate details of operative management of different types of SCTs.
- Identify traps, pitfalls and most common complications of treatment of SCT.
- Discuss rare SCTs, rare presentations and odd cases.