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Neuromodulation techniques II

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Neuromodulation Tech II

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Academic year 2023/2024

Course ID
NEU0287B
Teacher
Michele Maria R. Lanotte (Lecturer)
Year
2nd year
Teaching period
First semester
Type
Related or integrative
Credits/Recognition
1
Course disciplinary sector (SSD)
MED/27 - neurosurgery
Delivery
Formal authority
Language
English
Attendance
Optional
Type of examination
Oral
Type of learning unit
modulo
Modular course
Neuromodulation techniques (NEU0287)
Prerequisites
Basic knowledge of anatomy, physiology and clinical elements of both Central and Peripheral Nervous System
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Sommario del corso

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Course objectives

The Course aims to provide students with knowledge about the main surgical neuromodulation techniques (both electric and chemical).

Indications for Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS), Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS), Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS), Intrathecal Drug Delivery (IDD) will be discussed along with the clinical outcome.

Particular attention will be paid to the future technological developments of the surgical devices.

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Results of learning outcomes

At the end of the Course students will be able to know the principal electric and chemical techniques to modulate the Nervous System and their clinical indications and outcomes.

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Program

  • Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) : indications, surgical technique, clinical results
  • Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) : indications, surgical technique, clinical results
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) : indications, surgical technique, clinical results
  • Intrathecal Drug Delivery (IDD) : indications, surgical technique, clinical results
  • Future developments of invasive neuromodulation techniques
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Course delivery

The course will be delivered via frontal lessons and discussion with the students about the presented topics.

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Learning assessment methods

The learning will be assessed via oral exam during which the student will be invited to discuss the topics of all the program.

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Support activities

Not available

Suggested readings and bibliography



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Book
Title:  
Deep Brain Stimulation: Techniques and Practices
Year of publication:  
2019
Publisher:  
Thieme Medical Publishers
Author:  
W.S. Anderson & The Society for Innovative Neuroscience
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No


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