Upcoming Medical Conferences in Burr RidgeSearch Criteria : United States of America Burr Ridge
May 03 - 04, 2019 | CME 11.00 | USD $1195 | Burr Ridge, Illinois
Contemporary Management of Spinal Tumors Course is organized by North American Spine Society (NASS) and will be held from May 03 - 04, 2019 at Specialty Education & Research Center (Near Chicago), Burr Ridge, Illinois, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Anesthesiology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Radiology, Neurology, Orthopedic Surgery, and Neurosurgery. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 11 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Conference Description: This has led to a dramatic increase in the number of patients with Metastatic Disease to the spine, presenting to Surgeons. Operating on complex metastatic disease is no longer the exclusive realm of the Academic, but has become the domain of all Spine Surgeons in North America. This course, designed for Spine Surgeons and Oncologists, will equip Surgeons with the decision making and technical skills to face these complex cases with more confidence. Oncologists and Surgeons will both gain a better understanding of each other’s role and capability in treating Metastatic Disease. What you will learn: • Summarize the role of newer nonoperative technologies in metastatic spine care. • Describe appropriate indications for surgical intervention in the patient with Metastatic Disease to the Spine. • Advise patients appropriately, using available evidence on prognosis of interventions. • Understand the surgical approaches and surgical procedures for patients. Conference Objectives are: • Understand the role of radiation and medical therapies for spinal tumors. • Describe the indications for surgery and recognize spine oncologic instability. • Counsel patients appropriately regarding survival, complications, and risks associated with surgery using available evidence.
Jun 21 - 22, 2019 | CME 12.25 | USD $2195 | Burr Ridge, Illinois
Summer Lumbar Spinal Injections Workshop is organized by North American Spine Society (NASS) and will be held from Jun 21 - 22, 2019 at Specialty Education & Research Center (Near Chicago), Burr Ridge, Illinois, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Anesthesiology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Radiology, Neurology, Orthopedic Surgery, and Neurosurgery. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 12.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Description: This two-day intensive workshop, featuring basic and advanced lumbar spinal injection techniques, provides formal didactic, hands-on training and round table case discussions to provide a full understanding of the role of basic and advanced lumbar spinal injections in spine care. The workshop will progress your knowledge and skill with training utilizing cadavers for demonstration of anatomic fluoroscopic structure in correlation with the various procedures. Experienced faculty will provide an intimate opportunity to improve knowledge regarding patient selection and technique for lumbar epidural steroid injections, facet injections, sacroiliac joint injections, transforaminal injection/selective nerve blocks, medial branch blocks and radiofrequency. In addition to learning about the techniques in doing these procedures, participants will learn some of the literature surrounding them as well as learning risks associated with and how to avoid them. What you will learn: • Fluoroscopic Anatomy and Radiation Safety • Risks and Complications • Epidural Steroid Injections • Lumbar Transforaminal ESI/Selective Nerve Root Blocks • Sacroiliac Joint Injections • Lumbar Medial Branch Blocks and Facet Joint Injections • Lumbar RFA • Coding and Reimbursement Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available. •