Thoracic Surgery: Part II

The Thoracic Surgery course will run from 5 - 7 September 2019 at Berlin, Germany THURSDAY 5 September 08:00 Registration and welcome 08:30 Chest wall deformities 10:00 Break 10:15 Chest wall oncology including sarcomas T3 non small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) 12:15 Lunch 13:00 Principles of chest wall reconstruction 13:45 Wetlab: Chest wall reconstruction techniques 15:15 … Continue reading "Thoracic Surgery: Part II"
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The Thoracic Surgery course will run from 5 – 7 September 2019 at Berlin, Germany

THURSDAY 5 September
08:00 Registration and welcome
08:30 Chest wall deformities
10:00 Break
10:15 Chest wall oncology including sarcomas T3 non small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
12:15 Lunch
13:00 Principles of chest wall reconstruction
13:45 Wetlab: Chest wall reconstruction techniques
15:15 Break
15:30 How to read and analyze a scientific paper
16:30 Close
FRIDAY 6 SEPTEMBER
08:00 Pulmonary metastasectomy from extrathoracic cancers
08:45 Pulmonary nodule management
09:45 Break
10:15 Mesothelioma
12:15 Lunch
13:00 Techniques for metastasectomy
13:45 Wetlab: Energy and lasers in surgery
Clinical cases – interactive session
15.15 Break
15.30 Surgery for oligometastatic disease
17:30 Close
SATURDAY 7 SEPTEMBER
08:30 Tumors of the medisatinum
09:45 Break
10:15 Thymoma – myasthenia gravis, surgical indications
12:15 Lunch
13:00 Myasthenia – the neurologist perspective
13:45 Infections of the mediastinum
15:15 Break
15:30 Evaluation/Feedback
16:30 Close

COURSE INFORMATION

Date/Duration
5 – 7 September 2019 (3 day course)

Location
Berlin, Germany

Course Director
E Roessner, Mannheim

Co-Director and Local Organiser
J Neudecker, Berlin

Course Format
Interactive lectures
Wetlabs

Course Fee
Members: €350 inclusive of VAT
Non-Members: €450 inclusive of VAT

Fee includes lunch and refreshments on both days and dinner on Friday 6 September.

Course Overview
To gain more insight and up-to-date knowledge on different aspects of thoracic surgery related to the chest wall, mesothelioma, techniques for metastasectomy and tumors of the mediastinum.

Didactic presentations with interactive discussions, case scenario sessions and two wetlabs on chest wall reconstruction and energy and lasers in surgery. The faculty will be available to discuss topics informally throughout the duration of the course.

Target Audience
Thoracic surgeons working as a surgeon in training in a thoracic and/or cardiac department (intermediate level).

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