The goal of this course is to build hands-on skills in all aspects related the use of neurostimulation for chronic pain management. This course will mainly focus on hands-on implant techniques, applications, programming as well as multi-disciplinary in-centre approach to pain management.
Over the course of the 2 days, the participants will acquire confidence and competences in performing a supervised SCS case, having the opportunity to be trained by a leading faculty of European experts in the field of pain management and SCS.
Philippe RIGOARD (MD, PhD)
Professeur des Universités-Praticien Hospitalier
Service de Neurochirurgie, CHU de Poitiers, France
Prof. Dr. Maarten Moens, MD, PhD.
Department of Neurosurgery, Radiology, Neurophysiology
UZ Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101-103
1090 Brussels, Belgium
Prof. Sam Eldabe
The James Cook University Hospital
Marton Rd, Middlesbrough TS4 3BW, UK
This training program will be in English language.
The Chronic Pain Management with Spinal Cord Stimulation, fundamental workshop, Ghent (Melle), Belgium, 27/11/2019-28/11/2019 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 11 European CME credits (ECMEC®s) - LEE19-01648.
Mdeon visum: 19/V1/9082/109713
By the end of this stage, participants will be able to:
The Program welcomes 20 pain management specialists with no or limited knowledge of the Spinal Cord Stimulation therapy: Pain anaesthesiologists and Neurosurgeons