COURSE/MODULE I.

May 12-14,2017
Budapest,Hungary

DAY 1: May 12, 2017, Friday

8:00-8:45 a.m.INTRODUCTION TO INTERVENTIONAL PAIN MEDICINE
8:45-9:30 a.m. WHAT DO WE NEED TO KNOW ABOUT EPIDURAL STEROIDS
9:30-10:00 a.m.PROTOCOLS FOR ANTICOAGULATION IN INTERVENTIONAL PAIN PROCEDURES
10:00-10:30 a.m.COFFEE BREAK
10:30-11:15 a.m. PHARMACOLOGY OF LOCAL ANESTHETICS, NEUROLYTIC AGENTS AND CONTRASTS DYES
11:15-12:00 a.m. SAFE USE OF IMAGE INTENSIFIER
12:00-1:00 p.m.LUNCH
1:00-2:45 p.m. PRINCIPLES OF RADIOFREQUENCY (HISTORY, MECHANISMS AND INDICATIONS)
1:45-2:15 p.m.PRINCIPLES OF CRYOABLATION (HISTORY, MECHANISMS AND INDICATIONS)
2:15-3:00 p.m. IMAGING EXAMS IN INTERVENTIONAL PAIN
3:00-3:30 p.m.COFFEE BREAK
3:30-4:30 p.m.PHYSICAL EXAM OF THE LUMBAR SPINE
4:30-5:30 p.m.RADIOLOGICAL ANATOMY OF THE LUMBAR SPINE

DAY 2: May 13, 2017, Saturday

8:00-8:45 a.m.EPIDURAL BLOCKS: CAUDAL, TRANSFORAMINAL AND INTERLAMINAR
8:45-9:00 a.m. CAUDAL EPIDURAL - live procedure demo
9:00-9:30 a.m.PULSED RF LUMBAR DRG
9:30-10:00 a.m.LUMBAR TRANSFORAMINAL - live procedure demo
10:00-10:30 a.m.COFFEE BREAK
10:30-11:15 a.m.PSEUDOSCIATICA
11:15-12:00 a.m.LUMBAR FACET PAIN: EPIDEMIOLOGY, DIAGNOSTIC AND TREATMENT
12:00-1:00 p.m. LUNCH
1:00-1:30 p.m.LUMBAR FACET RF - live procedure demo
1:30-2:15 p.m.SACROILIAC PAIN: EPIDEMIOLOGY, DIAGNOSTIC AND TREATMENT
2:15-3:00 p.m.SI RF DENERVATION - live procedure demo
3:00-3:30 p.m. COFFEE BREAK
3:30-4:00 p.m.PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF DISCOGENIC LOW BACK PAIN
4:00-4:30 p.m.CURRENT CONCEPTS OF DISCOGRAPHY
4:30-5:00 p.m.DISCOGRAPHY-DISC PRP - live procedure demo
5:00-5:30 p.m.TREATMENT OF DISCOGENIC LOW BACK PAIN

DAY 3: May 14, 2017, Sunday

8:00-5:00 p.m. CADAVER HANDS-ON TRAINING:

•NEEDLE GUIDANCE AND TUNNEL VISION TECHNIQUE

•LUMBAR EPIDURAL BLOCK TECHNIQUES: CAUDAL, INTERLAMINAR AND TRANSFORAMINAL

•LUMBAR FACET JOINT INTERVENTIONS

•SI JOINT INTERVENTIONS

•LUMBAR DISC PROCEDURES