2HDC13

TIME: 09:00 - 12:30
TITLE OF THE COURSE: INTERVENTIONAL NEUROLOGY
CREDIT: 2 CREDITS
1- COURSE IS RECOMMENDED FOR: RESIDENT, SPECIALIST NEUROLOGIST, ACADEMICIAN
2- COURSE OBJECTIVE:
The objective of the course is to review the diagnostic and revascularization treatment strategies in the management of internal carotid artery atherosclerotic diseases with recent information.
3- THE SUBJECTS THAT THE COURSE ATTENDEES WILL BE INFORMED AFTER THE COURSE?
Interpretation of carotid ultrasound in internal carotid artery stenosis, selection of stent and endarterectomy in
cases of symptomatic carotid stenosis, review of the approach to post-carotid stent complications.
4- EXPECTATIONS FROM THE ATTENDEES: ATTENDING AS A LISTENER, SHARING EXPERIENCES, PARTICIPATING
IN THE APPLICATIONS, ACTIVE PARTICIPATION IN DISCUSSIONS
5- COURSE PROGRAM

Title of the session: Approach to Internal Carotid Artery Atherosclerotic Disease
Chair of the Session:
Zülfikar Arlıer (Adana City Training and Research Hospital, Neurology Clinic)

Speakers and Topics:
• How do I evaluate the ultrasound report in carotid artery atherosclerotic stenosis and disease?
Ali Ünal (Akdeniz University Faculty of Medicine, Dept. Of Neurology)
• How do I evaluate CT angiography in carotid artery atherosclerotic stenosis?
Ethem Murat Arsava (Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Dept. Of Neurology)
• When should I recommend revascularization to asymptomatic carotid patients?
Erdem Yaka (Dokuz Eylül University Faculty of Medicine, Dept. Of Neurology)
• How to decide which revascularization strategy to suggest in symptomatic carotid artery stenosis?
Atilla Özcan Özdemir (Eskişehir Osmangazi University Faculty of Medicine, Dept. Of Neurology)

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break

Chairs of the Session:
Semih Giray (Gaziantep University Faculty of Medicine Dept. of Neurology)
Ayça Özkul (Adnan Menderes University Faculty of Medicine, Dept. Of Neurology)

Speakers and Topics:
• Techniques used during carotid stenting
Yusuf İnanç (Gaziantep University Faculty of Medicine, Dept. of Neurology)
• Techniques used in carotid endarterectomy
Sadettin Dernek (Eskişehir Osmangazi University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery)
• Management of complications after carotid endovascular revascularization
Vedat Ali Yürekli (Süleyman Demirel University Faculty of Medicine, Dept. Of Neurology)
• Carotid stent and carotid endarterectomy decision with case examples
Elif Sarıönder Gençer (Antalya Training and Research Hospital, Dept. of Neurology)