FOCUS THEMES

Theoretical part

Clinical diagnosis of peripheral nerve injuries

Neurophysiology applied to nerves and brachial plexus

Neuroimaging in traumatic, compressive and tumoral lesions of the peripheral nerves

Pathophysiology of compressive injuries

Surgical treatment of compressive injuries of the large nerves

Update on the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome

Rare compressive syndromes

Clinical evaluation and surgical treatment of neonatal injuries of the brachial plexus

Clinical evaluation of traumatic brachial plexus injuries in adults

Surgical options in brachial plexus trauma in adults

Peripheral nerve tumors

Pain in peripheral nerve injuries

Rehabilitation procedures in peripheral nerve and brachial plexus injuries

Muscle transfers in peripheral nerve and brachial plexus trauma

 

Practical part - Hands on anatomy lab

Surgical approaches to the brachial plexus ( supra and infra clavicular)

Surgical approaches to the main nerves in the upper and lower limbs

Basic techniques for distal transfers