Advanced Ultrasound Guided Techniques of the Spine
Austin, TX. USA
August 10-11 2019 | 8:00am-5:00pm
Saturday August 10th - 8:00am-5:00pm
Didactic and Live model hands-on stations
Sunday August 11th - 8:00am-5:00pm
110 East 2ndStreet
Austin, TX. 78701
110 East 2ndStreet
Austin, TX. 78701
WAPMU holds this workshop only once a year - Limited space available
12 Full Hours of Hands-On-Training
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Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Neurology, Neurological Surgery, Orthopedic surgery, Radiology
The course is designed to provide detailed knowledge of procedural spine anatomy and hands-on training.
To improve knowledge of normal cervical, thoracic and lumbosacral spine and paraspinal anatomy, discuss common abnormalities seen with spine sonography, facet joint radiofrequency neurotomy, provide guide for effective billing strategies for ultrasound-guided spine procedures.
Demonstrate and Train the Following Spine Injection Techniques
Cervical medial branch, Cervical selective nerve root, Cervical sympathetic (stellate ganglion), Thoracic epidural, Thoracic paravertebral, Thoracic medial branch and z-joint, Costo-transverse joint, Lumbar interlaminar and transforaminal epidural, Lumbar median branch and z-joint, Lumbar sympathetic, Lumbar paraspinal muscles (EMG), Caudal epidural, SIJoint, Superior hypogastric plexus and Facet joint radiofrequency neurotomy
Michael Gofeld, M.D., University of Toronto, Canada
Einar Ottestad, M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine
David Spinner, D.O., Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Mark Friedrich Hurdle, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL.
Amitabh Gulati, M.D., Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Cornell University
Matthew Pingree, M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine
Jennifer Hah, M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine
This activity is jointly sponsored by Dannemiller and the WAPMU.
In-Kind support was provided by the following companies:
ACCME Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented by Dannemiller and WAPMU. In support of improving patient care, Dannemiller is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
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