ABSOLUTE BRAIN ANATOMY

change the way you view brain anatomy

day 1 program

6 CME points/day

DAY 1

THURSDAY

HANDS-ON CADAVERIC DISSECTIONS 
FOR 24 CONSULTANT NEUROSURGEONS

SURFACE ANATOMY THROUGH THE SURGEON’S EYES

  • The lateral cortex - Lateral surface of frontal, temporal, parietal, and occipital lobes

  • The lateral Cortex - Lateral surface of frontal, temporal, parietal, and occipital lobes

  • Techniques and technologies for deep-seated tumours

TECHNOLOGIES IN BRAIN MAPPING

  • The lateral cortex - Lateral surface of frontal, temporal, parietal, and occipital lobes

  • The lateral Cortex - Lateral surface of frontal, temporal, parietal, and occipital lobes

  • Techniques and technologies for deep-seated tumours

THE TEMPORAL LOBE

  • The temporal lobe, amygdala and hippocampus

  • Surgical anatomy of temporal lobectomy for epilepsy

WHITE MATTER LOCATION, FUNCTION AND MAPPING

  • PeriSylvian networks, how to find them and how to map them Cortical hubs - Superior longitudinal fasciculus III - Arcuate fasciculus, ventral and dorsal

  • Temporal networks, how to find them, and how to map them - Me- dial longitudinal fasciculus - Inferior longitudinal fasciculus

INSULA AND CENTRAL CORE

  • The insula, extreme, external and internal capsules and central core, how to find them, approach them and map them

  • Step-by-step resection of insula glioma using a cadaveric brain, microscope and neuronavigation

Coronal MRI Temporal stem_edited.jpg