9th Edition Laboratory microsurgery course in head and neck oncological reconstruction

Event Location
Pavia - Italy

Event Dates
03 Dec 2013 - 05 Dec 2013

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Theoretical/practical course up to 22 participants, EACCME credits will be request. Many changes have occurred in the management of head and neck cancers in the last years.

Contemporary head and neck oncology require a team approach that includes individual experienced in head and neck surgery, radiation oncology, medical oncology, pathologist, radiologist, nuclear medicine, psycologist.

In the last years the reconstructive options has esploded largely due to advances in microvascular surgery.The first major step in head and neck reconstruction came with the development or regional flaps but the ability to transfer well.