Home Events My Aching Back: Lumbar Disc and Stenosis Surgery Focusing on Complications – Part 1

My Aching Back: Lumbar Disc and Stenosis Surgery Focusing on Complications – Part 1

Time: 03:00 pm – 05:00 pm

Location:
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Sponsor: Connectionology Seminars of America
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CLE HOURS EARNED: 2.0

Cost: FREE

DESCRIPTION:

In this discussion, you will learn about:

1. What is the Anatomy of the Lumbar Spine?

2. What and Where are Lumbar Discs on MR/CT?
a. Central, Lateral, Foraminal, Far Lateral

3. Types of Lumbar Discs:
a. Protruding/Bulging
b. Extruded
c. Sequestrated (Free Fragments)

4. Symptoms and Signs of Lumbar Discs:
a. Neurollogical Exam

5. Non Operative Management of Lumbar Discs:
a. No Long-term Efficacy of Epidural Steroid Injections (ESI)
b. Major risks/complications of ESI

6. Surgery for Lumbar Discs:
a. Microdiskectomy
b. Laminotomy/Laminectomy
c. Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF)

7. Major Complications for Lumbar Disc Surgery.

8. When is Lumbar Disc Surgery Below the Standard of Care?

Date

Jan 27 2021

Time

3:00 am - 5:00 pm

Cost

FREE

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