What We Offer?
We provide the latest information and training on the different procedural interventions used in Pain Medicine. Our internationally recognised interventional pain and cadaver workshops cover the current management of pain within a multidisciplinary framework.
Our curriculum is informed by the most recent advances in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic pain conditions; including those resulting from degenerative or neurological disease.
Of interest to Consultants in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia, Radiology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Palliative Care
An international faculty will share their expertise through formal and informal discussions. The aim is to allow delegates to practice on cadavers a variety of pain interventions under the guidance of renowned interventionalists.
Our Teaching Method
Our aim is to provide a balanced approach to the different procedural options
We provide a multi-disciplinary framework
Courses normally held at the Department of Anatomy, University of Birmingham, Queen Elizabeth Medical Centre, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TH, UK. October course to be held in Nottingham due to building works in Birmingham.
Day one: Four technical lectures (on how to) then Cadaver Workshops (5 CPD):
Scientific programme designed to encourage multidisciplinary collaboration.
Clinicians in Pain Medicine, Anaesthesia, Spinal Surgery, Neurosurgery, Palliative Care, GPs and therapists with an interest in Pain Medicine will have the opportunity to exchange ideas with leading experts.
Days two and three: Cadaver Workshops (10 CPD)
Hands-on workshops under x-ray guidance with workstations of current and new procedures. One to one tuition.4 delegates per station. Dedicated time given to MRI interpretation and neuromodulation programming.
meet our Faculty....
Why are we so good at what we do?
Our faculty are some of the most experienced and most highly-regarded experts in the field and include Consultants in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia, Rheumatology and Consultant Radiologists and Consultant Neurologists. We offer a breadth of expertise that enables us to teach a very wide range of interventional techniques. More about out faculty here.
4 - 6 October 2017
University of Nottingham (due to building works in Birmingham)
Recognised by the Royal College of Anaesthetists for 15 CPD points
Cranio-cervical, thoracic, lumbar and pelvic interventions
Neuromodulation – spinal and peripheral
Musculoskeletal ultrasound guided interventions
Day 1: Four technical lectures (on how to) then Cadaver Workshops (5 CPD)
Days 2& 3: Cadaver Workshops
Venue: Nottingham (due to building works at University of Birmingham site)
Schedule Day 1
Wednesday 4 October 2017
Technical lectures and workshops
Radiofrequency ablation of the lumbar facet joints
Radiofrequency ablation of the thoracic facet joints
Lumbar nerve root blocks
Thoracic nerve root blocks
Hypogastric plexus block
US guided procedures (lower limb, abdomen, lumbar area
Schedule Day 2
Schedule Day 3
Friday 6 October 2017
Radiofrequency ablation of the cervical facet joints
Cervical nerve root blocks
Cervical disc procedures
Stellate ganglion block
Trigeminal and sphenopalatine ganglion interventions
Neuromodulation - spinal and peripheral lead placement
US guided musculoskeletal procedures (head and neck)
Thursday 5 October 2017
Pudendal nerve block
Genicular nerve block
Sacroiliac joint procedures – intraarticular injections, denervation
US guided musculoskeletal procedures (upper limb, trunk)
Cadaver Workshop Requirements
No open toed sandals, high heels in the demonstration rooms
Compulsory dress code is trousers NOT skirts or dresses
Protective white gowns provided but you can bring your own scrubs for comfortSecure locked cabinets are available. .
Education & Conference Centre
City Hospital, Nottingham, NG5 1PB
0121 627 2000
Registration is between 8.30 – 8.50.
If you get lost on the day please ring 07976 697761.
You can mail us
Just fill out the form below
Get in touch
For further information please call Lynne Murphy
+44 121 371 5100
Where to find us
the Course in October will be at the University of Nottingham due to building works at Birmingham
+44 121 371 5101
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