Tampere - ANT-DBS for Epilepsy

Course description

These 2 day tutorials offers stereotactic neurosurgeons and neurologists the opportunity to expand their knowledge in the application of ANT-DBS for the treatment of Epilepsy. The tutorials combine theoretical learning and hands-on experience.

Target Audience

Neurologists and neurosurgeons with at least 2 or more years of experience with stereotactic neurosurgery and:
  • interest in the use of ANT-Deep Brain Stimulation as an alternative treatment for Epilepsy 
  • wish to learn the practical aspects of the therapy or improve and expand their knowledge on implant techniques

Learning objectives

At the end of this training participants will:
  • Select patients for ANT-Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Perform pre-operative planning of ANT-DBS
  • Implant ANT-Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Manage DBS epilepsy patients after surgery
  • Evaluate post-operative outcomes
  • Program ANT-Deep Brain Stimulation

Past courses