Surgical Retina

2014 Third Module

16 February – 20 February 2014, Dubai/UAE

 
SUNDAY, 16 FEBRUARY 2014
08:30 Choosing a surgical approach in PRRD: Pneumatic retinopexy, episcleral surgery, vitrectomy? Edoardo Zinicola, UAE
09:15 Pneumatic retinopexy: technique, pearls and tricks, follow-up Ahmed El-Barky, UAE
10:00 COFFEE BREAK  
10:30 Episcleral surgery step by step: choose of technique, preparation of the eye, correct placement of scleral buckle and/or encircling band; crio or laser retinopexy, evacuative puncture Edoardo Zinicola, UAE
11:30 Failure and complications of Pneumatic retinopexy and episcleral surgery
12:30 LUNCH  
13:30 Preparatory lecture to Wet-Lab Michael Koss, Germany
14:00 Companies presentation of vitrectomy equipment  
14:30 – 17:30 Wet-Lab Edoardo Zinicola, UAE &
Michael Koss, Germany
     
MONDAY, 17 FEBRUARY 2014
08:30 From the physiologic anatomy of the vitreous to the pathology Qamaruddin Shaikh Aneez, UAE
09:00 Basic vitrectomy: from the beginners common mistakes to the correct technique Michael Koss, Germany
09:45 COFFEE BREAK
10.15 Advanced vitrectomy Khalid Al Sabti, Kuwait
11:00 Vitreous substitutes and exchange techniques Madhav Rao, UAE
11:45 Intraoperative complications and complexities in vitreoretinal surgery Michael Koss, Germany
12:30 LUNCH  
13:30 – 16:30 Wet-Lab Michael Koss, Germany &
Madhav Rao, UAE
     
TUESDAY, 18 FEBRUARY 2014
08:30 OCT: pre- and post-surgical evaluation of ERM, VMT and MH Micol Alkabes, Italy
10:00 COFFEE BREAK
10:30 OCT: intraoperative use in macular surgery
11:00 OCT and myopic macula
11:30 OCT: pre- and post-surgical evaluation in myopic macular surgery
12:00 LUNCH  
13:00 – 16:00 Wet-Lab Michael Koss, Germany &
Ahmed El-Barky, UAE
   
WEDNESDAY, 19 FEBRUARY 2014
08:30 Challenging retinal detachments clinical cases: Giant retinal tears and retinal dialyses, retinoschisis approaching the macula, inferior retinals breaks and detachment associated with optic disc pits Marco Mura, Netherlands
09:30 Enzimatic vitreolisys for tractional maculopaties: correct selection of the cases, technique, follow-up, complications
10:30 COFFEE BREAK  
11:00 Current surgical management of Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy Borja Corcóstegui, Spain
12:30 LUNCH  
13:30 – 16:30 Wet-Lab Marco Mura, Netherlands & Qamaruddin Shaikh Aneez, UAE
 
THURSDAY, 20 FEBRUARY 2014
08:30 Live Surgery Borja Corcóstegui, Spain & Marco Mura, Netherlands
12:00 – 12:30 Certificates and farewell