Obstructive sleep apnea upper airway surgery

2022, April 19 - 20
1. Course Registration
1950 €
2. Hotel accommodation
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COURSE OBJECTIVES

  • To perform nasal surgery, adenoidectomy, pharyngoplasty, tongue surgery, and palatal surgery
  • To review the upper airway anatomy
  • To provide training for  different technologies 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 skills

COURSE DIRECTORS

  • L. Haddad BR
  • F.L. Martinho Haddad BR
  • F. Montevecchi IT
  • C. Vicini IT


INVITED FACULTY

  • F. Schultz FR


TUESDAY APRIL 19, 2022

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 HANDS-ON 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

WEDNESDAY APRIL 20, 2022

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
  • Pharyngoplasty
  • Barbed reposition
  • Hypoglossal nerve dissection
12.00 PM > Lunch at the Institute

1.00 PM 
HANDS-ON SESSION ON ANATOMICAL SPECIMENS
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Pharyngoplasty
  • Barbed reposition
  • Hypoglossal nerve dissection
  • Pharynx anatomical dissection
5.30 PM > End of course / Delivery of certificates of attendance
Programme may be subject to modifications