Sunday, April 26
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
038 Spinal Cord Stimulation-Integrating Pain Management into Your Neurosurgical Practice
Director(s): Steven M. Falowski, MD, FAANS
Assistant Director(s): Jennifer A. Sweet, MD, FAANS
Faculty: Antonios Mammis, MD, FAANS ; Ahmed M. Raslan, MD, FAANS; Ashwin Viswanathan, MD, FAANS
This course is designed to give important information on the changing landscape within neurosurgery and pain management. There has been tremendous growth in neuromodulation and its implementation. Discussions include technique and complication avoidance, a review on healthcare economics and growth and strategies to implement into one’s practice.
- Describe the various pain management techniques for a neurosurgeon.
- Identify techniques for implantation of neuromodulation devices.
- Recognize indications for appropriate patient selection.