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Basic Surgical Retina

6962 Lugano-Viganello, Switzerland
Teching course

Basic Surgical Retina

4th ESASO Module 2019

Date:
Mar 11, 2019, 08:30 - Mar 15, 2019, 17:00
Scientific Organization:
European School for Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology ESASO
Summary:
This fourth module of the ESASO training courses in 2019 will focus on "Basic Surgical Retina". International speakers will share their knowledge. The training course will take place in Lugano, Switzerland.
Credits: applied for
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An application will be made to EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event.

physicians / medical specialists

max. no. of participants: unlimited
Min fee: 2.300,00 EUR

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Accomodation included.

residents in training

max. no. of participants: unlimited
Min fee: 2.300,00 EUR

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Accomodation included.
Comment:
This event takes place regularly and offers the opportunity for continued medical education for physicians / medical specialists and residents in training.
The organizer has applied for CME-accreditation by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).
Eventnumber: 25971
CME-certification: applied for
Min fee:
min of 2.300,00
Places available: unlimited
Language: Englisch
 
Published program by the organizer:
   
Monday, 11 March 2019 Retinal Surgery: Fundamental Steps
   
08:30 - 09:00 Registration and welcoming
09:00 Introduction to the management of primary retinal detachment
09:45

Pneumatic retinopexy and temporary balloon buckling: indications and techniques

10:15 Practical session on detachment management: buckle elements placement, surgical decisions making
11:00 Vitrectomy for primary retinal detachment
11:30 Tamponades: gases and oils; vitrectomy gauge interactions
12:00 Anterior segment issues and combined approaches in vitreoretinal surgery
   
  Management of a pathologic vitreo-retinal interface
   
13:30 Pathologies of vitreomacular interface: Pre-surgical evaluation and prognostic indicators of visual recovery
14:00 Controversial point: All symptomatic vitreomacular tractions should always be managed by vitrectomy
14:20 Controversial point: Symptomatic limited vitreomacular tractions should always be managed first by
ocriplasmin or pneumatic vitreolysis
15:10 Ocriplasmin in ME for DR, RVO, Irvine-Gass
15:40 Video case-study about surgical treatment of vitreomacular traction
16:20 - 17:00 Video case-study about surgical treatment of Macular hole 
   
   
   
Tuesday, 12 March 2019 Preparatory lectures to Wet-Dry/ Labs
   
08:30 Pits and pearls for principle steps of vitrectomy
09:30 Visualization in vitrectomy: light and dyes
10:45 Preparatory lecture to Wet-Lab
11:30 Technical preparatory lecture to WetLab (Companies)
13:30 - 17:30 Wet-Lab / Dry-Lab + Video Session: Challenging cases and complications in vitreoretinal surgery
   
   
   
Wednesday, 13 March 2019  
   
08:30 Wet-Lab / Dry-Lab + Video Session: Challenging cases and complications in vitreoretinal surgery
13:30 - 17:30 Wet-Lab / Dry-Lab + Video Session: Challenging cases and complications in vitreoretinal surgery
   
   
   
Thursday, 14 March 2019  
   
08:30 Wet-Lab / Dry-Lab + Video Session: Challenging cases and complications in vitreoretinal surgery
   
  DME and other macular issues
   
13:30 Multichoice treatment of DME
14:15 Controversial point: Early vitrectomy for non-responsive DME
14:35 Controversial point: Never vitrectomy for DME
14:55 Video case-study about surgery of DME
16:00 Controversial point: Intraoperative OCT is useful and needful
16:20 Controversial point: Intraoperative OCT is useful but needless
16:40 - 17:20 Causes and Treatment Options for Postsurgical cystoid macular oedema
   
   
   
Friday, 15 March 2019 Surgical Issues in PDR and AMD
   
08:30 Management of PDR
09:15 Controversial point: Vitreous hemorrhage in PDR: early Vitrectomy
09:35 Controversial point: Vitreous hemorrhage in PDR: anti-VEGF injections
09:55 Video case-study about surgery of Vitreous hemorrhage
11:00 Video case-study about surgery of tractional PDR
   
  Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment
   
13:30 Differentiation from rhegmatogenous retinal detachments
14:00 Controversial point: Total retinal detachment with inferior tear in young myopes: vitrectomy
14:20 Controversial point: Total retinal detachment with inferior tear in young myopes: scleral buckle
14:40 Video case-study about surgery of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment
15:25

Video case-study about surgery of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment in high myopia

16:05 Surgical steps to approach a PVR
16:35 - 17:00 Test, Certificates and farewell
   
Venue:
Ospedale Italiano di Lugano

Address:
Via Pietro Capelli 1
6962 Lugano-Viganello, Switzerland
Scientific Organization:
European School for Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology ESASO
Event-Organizer:

European School for Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology ESASO
c/o Università della Svizzera italiana (USI)
Via G. Buffi 13
CH - 6904 Lugano
Tel.: +41 (0)58 666 46 29
Fax: +41 (0)58 666 46 19

 
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