Educational day on Continuous Dopaminergic Stimulation (CDS)

 

Sixth educational day on CDS

 

Practical preceptorships in advanced Parkinson's disease:
Continuous dopaminergic
 stimulation therapy

 Department of Neurology
University Medical Centre Ljubljana
Ljubljana, Slovenia
November 23rd 2012

 

 

Organizers & lecturers:
Prof. Zvezdan Pirtošek, MD, PhD, neurologist, zvezdan.pirtosek@kclj.si
Assoc. Prof. Maja Trošt, MD, PhD, neurologist, majatrost@yahoo.com
Assist. Prof. Milica Gregorič Kramberger, MD, neurologist, milica.kramberger@gmail.com
Assist. Prof. Nina Zupančič Križnar, MD, neurologist, nina2zupancic@yahoo.com
Borut Kocijančič, MD, gastroenterologist,  borut.kocijancic@kclj.si
Dejan Georgiev, MD, neurology registrar, dgeorgiev@kobz.si
Lidija Ocepek, specialist PD nurse, lidijaocepek@yahoo.com
Zdenko Garašević, specialist PD nurse, zdenko.garasevic@kclj.si
Anka Žekš, MSc, anka.zeks@kclj.si
Jurij Dreo, jurij.dreo@gmail.com

 

Your hotel:
Grand Hotel Union
Miklošičeva 1
1000 Ljubljana
+ 386 01 308 12 70
http://gh-union.si/executive/index.php

 

Your restaurant for dinner (November 22nd 2012):
Restaurant AS
Slovenska cesta 40
1000 Ljubljana
http://www.gostilnaas.si/

 

The Hospital address:
Department of Neurology
University Medical Centre Ljubljana
Zaloška 2
1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
http://www.kobz.si

 

Thursday,  November 22nd 2012

19.15      Meeting in the lobby & departure for the restaurant

19.30      Dinner

 

Friday,  November 23rd 2012

08.30      Meeting in the hotel lobby
08.40      Transportation to the Neurology Clinic, University Medical Centre Ljubljana
09.00      Welcome and introduction of the course and participants (Zvezdan Pirtošek)


09.10      Pathophysiology of PD and treatment options in different disease stages (Zvezdan Pirtošek, Milica Gregorič Kramberger)
09.40      Treatment of advanced PD: Apomorphine (Zvezdan Pirtošek)
09.55      Treatment of advanced PD: Deep Brain Stimulation (Maja Trošt)
10.10      Coffee break
10.30      Treatment of advanced PD: levodopa-carbidopa intestinal gel (Nina Zupančič Križnar, Maja Trošt)
11.15      Practical aspects of management with pump-based continuos dopaminergic stimulation therapies (Lidija Ocepek)
12.15      Lunch
13.15      Ljubljana experience with pump therapy:  focus on levodopa‑carbidopa intestinal gel (Nina Zupančič Križnar)
13.45      Continuous dopaminergic stimulation via percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (Borut Kocijančič)
14.15      Coffee break
14.30      Meet the patients
15.30      Selecting suitable patients for continuous dopaminergic stimulation with:

  • Levodopa-carbidopa intestinal gel
  • Apomorphine
  • Deep brain stimulation (Maja Trošt, Milica Gregorič Kramberger)

16.00      Conclusion (Zvezdan Pirtošek)


16.05      End of the training and transfer back to the hotel
18.45      Meeting in the lobby & departure for the restaurant
19.30      Dinner

 

Programme.pdf

 

 

The CDS education Ljubljana is accredited by EACCME (European Accreditation Council for Continuous Medical Education) as follows:

1. Two days attendance - 20 credit points

2. Only first day attendance - 6 credit points

3. Only second day attendance - 9 credit points