Educational course on treatment of advanced Parkinson's disease (Duodopa, Apomorphine)

 

There are several possibilities:

 

1 day in/and out patients education:

 

- individualised morning session with a subspecialist in Duodopa - 1 hour

- individualised morning session with Duodopa nurse - 1 hour

- outpatients session (meeting 3 patients and their carers) - 1,5 hour subspecialist, 3 hours nurse

- inpatients session observing inpatient management of a Duodopa patients - 1 hour nurse

- troubleshooting (discussion with susbspecialist, neurologist subspecialist, gastroenterologist and nurse) - 1 hour subspecialist, 1 hour gastroenterologist, 1 hour nurse

- questions and answers and conclussions - 1 hour subspecialist, 1 hour nurse

 

TOTAL 290 €

 

1 week of Apomorphine individual training

 

Day 1
17h-18h30     Practical work witd Duodopa patient (Lidija Ocepek, Robert Rajnar)

 

Day 2
9h-12h            Practical work with initiating and titrating Duodopa patient (Lidija Ocepek,
                         Robert Rajnar)

12h-13h          Break
13h-14h30     Late stage Parkinson's disease (Zvezdan Pirtošek)
14h30-16h     Practical work witd Duodopa patient (Lidija Ocepek, Robert Rajnar)

 

Day 3
9h-12h            Practical work with initiating and titrating Duodopa patient (Lidija Ocepek,
                         Robert Rajnar)

12h-13h          Break
13h-14h30     Slovenian & EU expirience with Duodopa (Nina Zupančič)
14h30-16h     Practical work witd Duodopa patient (Lidija Ocepek, Robert Rajnar)

 

Day 4
9h-12h            PEG (Borut Kocjančič)
12h-13h          Break
13h-14h30     The concept of CDS (Maja Trošt)
14h30-16h     Practical work witd Duodopa patient (Lidija Ocepek, Robert Rajnar)

 

Day 5
9h-12h            Practical work with initiating and titrating Duodopa patient (Lidija Ocepek,
                         Robert Rajnar)

12h-13h          Break
13h-14h30     Trouble shooting in practical management (Lidija Ocepek, Robert Rajnar)
14h30-16h     Practical work witd Duodopa patient (Lidija Ocepek, Robert Rajnar)

 

TOTAL 600 €

 

There is always possibility of individual shaping of education - several days (e.g. two to three days) or several weeks (e.g. two or three weeks).

 

LECTURERS:
Prof. Zvezdan Pirtošek, MD, PhD, neurologist, zvezdan.pirtosek@kclj.si
Assoc. Prof. Maja Trošt, MD, PhD, neurologist, maja.trost@kclj.si
Assist. Prof. Nina Zupančič Križnar, MD, neurologist, nina.zupancic@kclj.si
Borut Kocijančič, MD, gastroenterologist,  borut.kocijancic@kclj.si
Lidija Ocepek, specialist PD nurse, lidija.ocepek@kclj.si
Robert Rajnar, specialist PD nurse, robert.rajnar@kclj.si
Anka Žekš, MSc, anka.zeks@kclj.si

 

The Continuous Dopaminergic Stimulation Therapy 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

 

CONTACT:
Department of Neurology
University Medical Centre Ljubljana
Zaloška 2, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

 

Prof. Zvezdan Pirtošek, MD, PhD, neurologist
zvezdan.pirtosek@kclj.si

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PAST EDUCATIONAL COURSES:

6th CDS educational day, 23rd November 2012, Department of Neurology, Ljubljana

5th CDS educational day, 13th April 2012, Department of Neurology, Ljubljana

4th CDS educational day, 16th-17th September 2011, Department of Neurology, Ljubljana

3rd CDS educational day, 8th-9th April 2011, Department of Neurology, Ljubljana

2nd CDS educational day, 17th September 2010, Department of Neurology, Ljubljana

1st CDS educational day, 19th March 2010, Department of Neurology, Ljubljana