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Obstructive Sleep Apnea Upper Airway Surgery
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Obstructive Sleep Apnea Upper Airway Surgery

COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To provide training for the use of different technological options to perform upper airway surgery for obstructive sleep apnea
  • To practice on anatomical specimens in order to give participants the technical tools to improve their practice.
  • To perform nasal surgery, adenoidectomy, pharyngoplasty, tongue surgery, and palatal surgery
  •  To review the upper airway anatomy


EDUCATIONAL METHODS

  • Practical training on anatomical specimens
  • Interactive theoretical and video sessions between Faculty and course participants


COURSE DIRECTORS

F.L. MARTINHO HADDAD .BR.
L. HADDAD .BR.
P. SCHULTZ .F.

INVITED FACULTY

F.A. CAPARROZ .BR.
J.T. MAURER .D.
K. PANG .SIN.
D.A. SGUILLAR .BR.
C. VICINI .I.

THURSDAY OCTOBER 24

7.45 AM > Registration and welcoming of participants

8.00 AM THEORETICAL
SESSION
  • Obstructive sleep apnea: overview
  • Upper airway evaluation
  • Sleep endoscopy
  • Craniofacial evaluation
  • Nasal surgery
  • Palatal procedures and pharyngoplasty
10.00 AM VIDEOS SESSION
  • Nasal procedures
  • Palatal procedures
  • Tongue base surgery
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Discussion
12.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

1.00 PM PRACTICAL SESSION ON ANATOMICAL SPECIMENS

  • Turbinate radiofrequency and turbinoplasty
  • Palatal radiofrequency
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Glossectomy
5.30 PM > End of session

8.00 PM > Dinner in honor of participants

FRIDAY OCTOBER 25

7.45 AM > Evaluation of the previous day

8.00 AM THEORETICAL SESSION
  • Pharynx and hypoglossal nerve anatomy
  • Hypoglossal nerve dissection
  • Perioperative management
10.00 AM VIDEOS SESSION
  • Lateral pharyngoplasty
  • Barbed reposition and expansion sphincter pharyngoplasty
  • Hypoglossal nerve dissection
CLINICAL CASES

12.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

1.00 PM PRACTICAL SESSION ON ANATOMICAL SPECIMENS

  • Tonsillectomy
  • Lateral pharyngoplasty
  • Expansion sphincter pharyngoplasty
  • Barbed reposition
  • Hypoglossal nerve dissection
  • Pharynx anatomical dissection
5.30 PM > End of course / Delivery of certificates of attendance
Program may be subject to modifications