European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

EUS challenges of pancreatic disease

Date May 12, 2017
Event Country Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Event director: Prof. Rusmir Mesihovic
  • Medical Center Barsos,Gregorčičeva 11
  • 1000,Ljubljana,Slovenia
  • Cankar House Prešernova cesta 10
  • 1000 Ljubljana,Slovenia
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  • Event topics:
  • 1.Diagnostic and Interventional EUS live demonstrations
    2. Interventional EUS: current indications and therapeutic perspective
    3. Pancreatic solid lesions: EUS differential diagnosis, staging and FNA
    4. Pancreatic cystic lesions: diagnosis, follow-up, treatment
    5. EUS instruments and devices
    6. Role of endoscopy in the management of pancreatic NET
    7. Biliary diseases: role of EUS, IDUS and EDUS
    8. EUS-guided biliary and pancreatic access
    9. Therapeutic EUS: established and experimental techniques
    10. Elastography and contrast media in bilio-pancreatic EUS

    Event aims:
  • EUS has well known diagnostic and staging capabilities, Aim of this advanced live Course is to provide the instruments for learning the new possibilities of interventional EUS and the therapeutic and new diagnostic capabilities by EUS procedures (EUS with or without FNA, Intra Ductal UltraSound – IDUS, Extraductal UltraSound - EDUS). All this together with the new diagnostic and therapeutic ancillary techniques and newly developed devices, such as peroral cholangioscopy and pancreatoscopy, confocal endomicroscopy and the correct use of new concept stents, named luminal apposition device.
    Participants will be given the opportunity to learn from a theoretical point of view indications, new techniques and new devices in the field of biliopancreatic interventions by means of several lectures, discussions and video presentations and also they will be given the possibility to see the same procedures and devices applied of live clinical cases in the EUS rooms, with the opportunity of direct interaction between the audience and well-known experts from many countries
  • Programme
Event Category ESGE Endorsed Event

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