Upcoming Medical Conferences in DoralSearch Criteria : United States of America Doral
Feb 15 - 17, 2019 | USD $2750 | Doral, Florida
The World Institute of Pain (WIP) Annual Interventional Pain Conference and Workshop is organized by World Institute of Pain (WIP) and will be held from Feb 15 - 17, 2019 at Miami Anatomical Research Center (M.A.R.C), Doral, Florida, United States of America. Conference Description ; This meeting will feature cutting-edge didactic presentations by internationally-renowned experts in interventional pain medicine, as well as hands-on instruction in ultrasound- and fluoroscopy-guided interventional procedures. Lectures will be given in English, but simultaneous interpretation to Spanish will be available. Conference Objectives: • Understand the implications of radiation safety • Describe the clinical consequences of disc pathology, and understand the indications for percutaneous disc decompression and annuloplasty • Recognize cervical, thoracic, lumbar, and sacroiliac pathology • Discuss the indications and selection of epidural steroid techniques • Categorize the uses of sympathetic blocks • Identify causes of orofacial pain • Synthesize the indications for intrathecal pumps and spinal cord stimulators • Compare the indications for fluoroscopy and ultrasound • Prepare for and avoid complications Participants will also receive hands-on training in the following procedures: • Caudal epidural • Cervical and lumbar DRG • SI joint injections • Cervical and lumbar facets • Adhesiolysis • Discography • Thoracic, splanchnic, superior hypogastric sympathetic injections • Vertebroplasty, kyphoplasty • Intrathecal pumps and spinal cord stimulators • U/S-Guided procedures Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.