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ECMT COURSE ANT-DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION FOR EPILEPSY

DESCRIPTION

This two-day course offers the opportunity to expand knowledge in the application of ANT-deep brain stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy. The course combines theoretical learning and hands-on experience.

This course is offered in partnership with European Continuous Medical Training (ECMT). 

Course Directors:
Dr. Lehtimäki and Dr. Peltola

AUDIENCE

Neurologists, epileptologists and neurosurgeons with at least two or more years of experience with stereotactic neurosurgery and:

  • Interest in the use of ANT-deep brain stimulation as an alternative treatment for epilepsy
  • Wish to learn the practical aspects of the therapy or improve and expand their knowledge on implant techniques

OBJECTIVE

At the end of this training, participants will: 

  • Select patients for ANT-deep brain stimulation
  • Perform pre-operative planning of ANT-deep brain stimulation
  • Implant ANT-deep brain stimulation
  • Manage DBS epilepsy patients after surgery
  • Evaluate post-operative outcomes
  • Program ANT-deep brain stimulation
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LOCATION

TAMEPERE, FINLAND

TAYS UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

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FORMAT

Duration: 2 days

12 trainees

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DATES

This course is organized once per year.