24th Practical Course in

Microsurgery of the Skull Base
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General Information

Objectives

  • Practising microsurgical procedures on specially prepared cadavers (one specimen for 2 participants)
  • 3-D Video presentation of anatomy and surgical procedures
  • Discussion
Course Director
Prof. Dr med. Thomas Linder
Number of Participants
limited to14
Course Location

Anatomy Department University Zurich-Irchel
Winterthurerstrasse 190, 8057 Zurich

Tram no. 9, 10: Irchel
Tram no. 7, 14: Milchbuck

Parking: University Campus Zurich-Irchel

2015-07-14
Registration

(Anatomy Department University Zurich-Irchel, Winterthurerstrasse 190, 8057 Zurich: see map)

Subtotal Petrosectomy
Introduction and 3D-Video
Dissection (Rt. side)
Lunch (provided)
Infratemporal Fossa Approach Type A
Discussion and 3D-Video
Dissection (Rt. side)
Discussion and surgical 3D-Video
End of the day
2015-07-15
Infratemporal Fossa Approach Type A (cont.)
Introduction and 3D-Video
Fisch Classification of Parangliomas,

Facial Nerve Grading Systems

Dissection (Rt. side)
Lunch (provided)
Infratemporal Fossa Approach Type B
Introduction 3D-Video
Dissection (Rt. side)
Discussion and surgical 3D-Video
End of the day
2015-07-16
Infratemporal Fossa Approach Type C
Introduction
Anatomical Demonstration:

Pterygo-palatine and Infratemporal Fossa

Dissection (Rt. side, cont.)
Discussion and surgical 3D-Video
Lunch (provided)
Clinical case discussions

Tutors

Cyberknife for Paragangliomas, Facial & Acoustic Neuromas

Prof. Edwin Monsell, Detroit, USA

Infratemporal Fossa Approach Types C and D

Introduction

Anatomical Demonstration:

Cavernous Sinus

Dissection (Rt. side, cont.)
Discussion and surgical Videos
End of the day
Course Dinner (provided)

“Zunfthaus zur Zimmerleuten”
Limmatquai 40, 8001 Zurich

2015-07-17
Transtemporal Supralabyrinthine Approach (Middle Cranial Fossa)
Introduction and 3D-Video
Dissection (Lt. side)
Lunch (provided)
Transotic Approach
Introduction and 3D-Video
Dissection (Lt. side)
Discussion and surgical Videos
End of the Course

Because of many applications we have to schedule on a «first pay, first serve» basis. Please note that the bank transmission fees have to be paid by the transmitter.

Cancellations received after 6 weeks prior to the course, will be subjected to a cancellation fee of CHF 500.–

Registration Fee
CHF2200,-
This is not a bookable course.