Program

“Sinus Academy” in Berlin

2nd International Advanced Sinus Dissection Course 2018

Thursday, 22.03.2018

09:30     Welcome, distribution of hand-outs
    Weber
    Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*:
Nasal endoscopy, preparatory surgical steps,
DCR
 
  Kühnel
 
10:30   Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*:
Dissection of sphenopalatine artery
 
  Hosemann
 
11:15   Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*:
Uncinectomy / infundibulotomy, middle meatal antrostomy, anterior ethmoidectomy, frontal sinus drainage
type I, IIa, exposure of the anterior ethmoidal artery
  
  Weber
12:30   Lunch
 
   
13:30   Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*:
Posterior ethmoidectomy, naso-septal flap, sphenoidotomy (transnasal / transethmoidal / transethmoidal-transnasal)
  
  Hosemann
14:45   Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*:
Orbital decompression, optic nerve decompression, medialization of the medial rectus muscle
   
  Kühnel
16:00   Coffee break
 
   
16:30   Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*:
Prelacrimal approach maxillary sinus
  
  Weber
17:30   End of day 1
 
   
19:00   Course dinner    
         
* One whole specimen is available for two participants (one side at disposal for each participant). Dissection is done on a rotating basis.  
 
 
 
 

Friday, 23.03.2018

08:30     Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*:
Dissection of pterygopalatine fossa (pterygoid nerve, maxillary nerve, foramen rotundum,
greater palatine nerve, pharyngeal artery), transpterygoidal extension of the sphenoidotomy
 
    Hosemann
10:30    Coffee break
 
 
 
11:00   Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*:
Frontal sinus drainage type III(#)
  
  Weber
13:00   Lunch
 
   
14:00   Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*:
Nasoseptal flap, reverse flap (#), transcribriform approach anterior skull base, part 1(#)
   
  Hosemann /
Kühnel
15:30   Coffee break
 
   
16:00   Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*:
Transcribriform approach anterior skull base, part 2(#);
Testing the limits (exposure of the carotid artery, cavernous sinus, pituitary gland)
  
  Kühnel /
Hosemann
17:30   Closing ceremony and certificates
 
   
         
* One whole specimen is available for two participants (one side at disposal for each participant). Dissection is done on a rotating basis.
(#) Marked preparatory steps may be done primarily on one side of the specimen only in mutual agreement of the two participants each or also in “four-hands-two-minds technique”.