Monday, April 27

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

3-D Session - Operative Nuances I: Difficult Cases: What Have We Learned?

Director(s): Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol, MD, MSc, MBA, FAANS

This 90-minute session will review important technical nuances for improving patient outcomes during microsurgery. Detailed surgical videos of different procedures will be reviewed using 3-D high definition videos to maximize the learning experience for the viewers. Importantly, innovative 3-D computerized graphic models will be presented to augment the learning experience.

Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:
  • Review the indications for surgical treatment of complex cranial cases.
  • Illustrate the general techniques for microsurgical procedures.
  • Identify the operative nuances to advance patient safety during challenging intraoperative moments.