Tuesday, May 1
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
New Orleans Theater; Ernest N. Morial
3-D Session - Operative Nuances II: Challenging Operative Moments During Microsurgery
Director(s): Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol, MD, FAANS; Cormac O. Maher, MD, FAANS
Faculty: William T. Couldwell, MD, PhD, FAANS; Michael T. Lawton, MD, FAANS
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.