Clinical Radiology - Spine Intervention SPR Study Day Repeated POSTPONED

Category: Training - Other

Date: April 23rd 2020 8:30am until 5:00pm

Location: Brunel Building, Southmead Hospital, Southmead Rd, Bristol BS10 5NB

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Please note that this course is now full.  Please contact Richard Flood for further information:


Programme for the day will be similar to that below:


Morning Session: 0830-1200:

0830 – Registration and Coffee - Avon Seminar Room, Level 5 Brunel Building. 

0900 – Welcome, Aims & Objectives. Dr Steve Morgan 

0915 – Introduction to Spinal Intervention. Dr James Wareham

0940 – Tumour Ablation and Augmentation. Dr Steve Morgan

1010 – Looking after YOU! Radiation Protection. Mrs Louise Lawton

1040 – Osteoporotic Fractures. Dr James Wareham

1110 – Spinal Reporting in MSCC. I need your help. Dr Steve Morgan

1140 – Structure and Groups for afternoon hands on session. Dr Steve Morgan


1200-1245 – Lunch Provided (Dunbar Meeting Room).


Afternoon Session: 1300-1700:

Gate 18 Level 1 Fluoroscopy department and Dunbar Meeting Room (adjacent).

  1. Bovine model: Positioning. Pedicle access. Bone biopsy. NRB placement
  2. Synthetic model: Positioning. FJI. MBB. Osteotome. Vertebroplasty
  3. Dry dock: RF Ablation. Needles. Tools. Steroids. Accessories. 
  4. Cases/Quiz/Coffee (Dunbar)