Spine

Prevention and management of surgical complications

Friday 14.00 – 16.40

Per-operatively encountered undesirable events and complications: prevention and management

Moderator: Xavier Banse

14.00 – Patient positioning related complications, hypotension induced  complications – Olivier Delahaut

14.10 – Incidental durotomy, nerve root damage, vascular damage – Bernard Bouillet

14.20 – Iatrogenic bone damage, osteoporosis, cement extravasation – Xavier Banse

14.30 – Discussion

Immediate postoperative complications

Moderator: Olivier Delahaut

14.40 – Diagnosis : neurological deficit, intractable pain, axial peripheral…. – Evrard Munting

14.50 – Management : Acute infection, implant malposition, hematoma, instability, implant loosening, unexplained… – Benoît Caufriez

15.10 – Discussion

15.20 – 15.50 – Coffee Break

Medium/long-term complications

Moderator: Evrard Munting

Diagnosis-Introduction

15.50 – Persistent pain, axial or peripheral, secondary neurological deficit, sagittal or/and coronal imbalance – Evrard Munting

Management

15.55 – Chronic infection, non-union, adjacent stenosis – Serge Troussel & Martin Caudron

16.10 – Instability, iatrogenic imbalance – Xavier Banse

16.25 – Discussion

16.40 – End of Session