Tuesday, April 16
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
3-D Session - Operative Nuances II: Challenging Operative Moments During Microsurgery
Director(s): Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol, MD, MSc, MBA, FAANS
Assistant Director(s): Cormac O. Maher, MD, FAANS
Faculty: William T. Couldwell, MD, PhD, FAANS; Juan Carlos Fernandez-Miranda, MD, IFAANS; Michael T. Lawton, MD, FAANS
Course Description: This 90-minute session will review important technical nuances for complication avoidance during complex cranial cases. Detailed surgical videos of different procedures will be reviewed using 3-D high definition videos. Importantly, innovative 3-D computerized graphic models will be presented to augment the learning experience.
- Review alternative approaches for resection of complex lesions to avoid complications.
- Identify general techniques to handle complex vascular/neoplastic lesions.
- Recognize operative nuances to avoid complications.