Neurosurgery Education And Training School
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Department of Neurosurgery, AIIMS
  Neurosurgery Education
  Seminars : General, Specialties
  Lecture : Neurosurgery Skills Training
  Videos : Aneurysms, Endoscopy, Arteriovenous Malformation,
Skull Base Tumors
, Neurooncology,  3D Animation
  Patient Education
  Neurosurgery Skills Training

Curriculum: Cadaver Anatomy Tutorial, Neuroendoscopy Module, Microneurosurgery Module,
Drilling Module, Spine Instrumentation Module
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Workshops: Previous, Up-Coming, Scientific Program, Registration

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Neurosurgery Training Skills , Neuro-Engineering,
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Neurosurgery Skills Training Workshops
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Tentative Scientific Program

Day - I (9:00 a.m to 7:00 p.m)
Course 1: Workshop on Neuroendoscopy Techniques
Session I: Skull Base Endoscopy
• Endoscopic anatomy of and approaches to sella and skull base
• Anatomical demonstration
• Video presentations of endoscopic endonasal pituitary / skullbase surgery
• Discussion
Session 2: Ventricular Endoscopy
• Microscopic and endoscopic anatomy of and approaches to the ventricles
• Anatomical demonstration
• ETV in triventricular hydrocephalus.
• Video presentations of endoscopic treatment of intra-ventricular cyst /    lesions
• Discussion
Demo + Hands-on endoscopy practice on models
Handling and maintenance of endoscopic equipment
Demo + Hands-on Endoscopy practice on Cadavers (Endonasal Skull Base)

Day - II (8:30 a.m to 7:00 p.m)
Course 2: Workshop on High Speed Drill Techniques
Course 3: Workshop on Micro-Suturing Techniques
Course 4: Workshop on Fibrin Sealant Repair Techniques
Course 5 : Neurosurgery Operative Video / Photo Capturing Workshop

Session I: Skull Base Endoscopy
•Planning, technique and tips of calvarial and skull base craniotomies/osteotomies and laminoplasty.
• Planning, technique and tips of anterior clinoidal drilling
• Planning, technique and tips of petrosal drilling
• Planning, technique and tips for usage of high speed drills in neurosurgery
• Dural repair and management of CSF leak.
• Principles of microsuturing: nerve and vessel (indications, technical tips and complication avoidance)
Hands-on practice
• High Speed Drill Techniques on sheep head and scapula
• Micro-suturing techniques on sciatic nerve and femoral/carotid artery of anesthetized small animals rats/guinea pigs
• Fibrin sealant repair techniques for dural nerve and vessel anastomosis

Day-III (9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m)
Course 6: Workshop on Spinal Instrumentation
Session I: Cervical Spine
• Anterior cervical plate fixation (indications, technical tips and complications) + DEMO
• Odontoid screw fixation (indications, technical tips and complications) + DEMO
• Occipito cervical fixation and C1-C2 transarticular screw fixation (indications, technical tips and complications) + DEMO
Hands-On Practice Cervical Spine Instrumentation
Session II: Dorsal and Lumbar Spine:
• Dorsal and Lumbar pedicles: Surgical Anatomy : Tips and Concerns.
• Dorsal and lumbar pedicle screw fixation (indications, technical tips and complications) + demo
• Anterior thoracolumbar fixation (indications, technical tips and complications) + demo
Hands on Practice Dorsal and Lumbar Spine Instrumentation

Neurosurgery Skills Training Facility,
Department of Neurosurgery,
All India Institute of Medical Sciences,
Ansari Nagar, New Delhi - 110029, India

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Phone No : +91-11-26593538, +91-11-26546438, +91-11-26588180
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