SESSION II.   
ADVANCED LUMBAR, BASIC CERVICAL AND SYMPATHEIC BLOCKS


DAY 1: May 17, 2019, Friday

8.00-8.20 Cervical spine, anatomy, fluoroanatomy
8.20-8.50 WORKSHOP: cervical spine fluoroanatomy and targets for interventional procedures (images and MCQ discussed)
8.50-9.10 Cervical interlaminar epidural injection (live procedure
demo, fluoroscopy guided)
9.10-9.30 Cervical facet pain: epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment
9.30-10.00 CERVICAL MEDIAL BRANCH BLOCK (live procedure
demo, fluoroscopy guided)
10.00-10.30 COFFEE BREAK
10.30-11.30 Ultrasound anatomy and procedures of the cervical spine
11.30-12.00 Prolotherapy
12.00-13.00
LUNCH
13.00-14.00 WORKSHOP : LIVE MODEL SCANNING: CERVICAL (+ thoracic) SPINE
14.00-14.30 PROLOTHERAPY of LUMBAR/CERVICAL SPINE /SI
JOINT (live procedure demo)
14.30-15.00 Diagnostic evaluation of neck and arm pain
15.00-15.30
COFFEE BREAK
15.30-16.30 WORKSHOP: PHYSICAL EXAMINATION OF THE CERVICAL SPINE
16.30-17.00 ULTRASOUND GUIDED GANGLION STELLATE BLOCK (live procedure demo)
17.00-17.30 PULSED RF CERVICAL DRG
ADVANCED LUMBAR, BASIC CERVICAL AND SYMPATHEIC BLOCKS


DAY 2: May 18, 2019, Saturday

8.00-8.30PRF CERVICA+B35:B56L DRG (live procedure demo)
8.30-9.00Complications of cervical pain procedures, and how to avoid them
9.00-9.30Lumbar EPIDUROLYSIS
9.30-10.00LUMBAR EPIDUROLYSIS (live procedure demo)
10.00-10.30
COFFEE BREAK
10.30-11.00LOW BACK BIOMECHANICS
11.00-12.00CASE DISCUSSION (Cases preferably brought by attendees)
12.00-13.00
LUNCH
13.00-13.30CURRENT CONCEPTS ON CRPS
13.30-14.00ULTRASOUND or FLUORO GUIDED LUMBAR SYMPATHETIC BLOCK (live procedure demo)
14.00-14.30SYMPATHETIC BLOCKS1. General concept, overview, Stellate, TL-sympathetic blocks
14.30-15.00SYMPATHETIC BLOCKS2. Splanchnic, Celiac, hypogastric
15.00-15.30
COFFEE BREAK
15.30-16.30WORKSHOP: PHYSICAL EXAMINATION OF THE CERVICAL SPINE
16.30-17.30THORACIC or SPLANCHNIC or HYPOGASTRIC SYMPATHETIC BLOCK or RADIOFREQUENCY ABLATION (live procedure demo and patient discussion)
ADVANCED LUMBAR, BASIC CERVICAL AND SYMPATHEIC BLOCKS


DAY 3: May 19, 2019, Sunday

8.00-17.00 CADAVER HANDS-ON TRAINING:
FLUOROSCOPY STATIONS
CERVICAL AND THORACIC SPINE ANATOMY AND PROCEDURES
·                  C, T MEDIAN BRANCH BLOCK AND RFA
·                  C FACET INTRAARTICULAR
·                  CERVICAL INTERLAMINAR EPIDURAL
·                  CAUDAL ADHESIOLYSIS
·                  +Review lumbar procedures as needed
ULTRASOUND STATIONS
CERVICAL AND THORACIC SPINE ANATOMY AND PROCEDURES
·                  C, T MEDIAN BRANCH
·                  C, T FACET INTRAARTICULAR
·                  STELLATE GANGLION
·                  INTERCOSTAL
·                  C SELECTIVE NERVE ROOT BLOCK
·                  +Review lumbar procedures as needed