New Delhi, India | November 15th - 17th 2018
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Scientific Program

Day 1 - Thursday (November 15th, 2018)

Time Topic Chairperson/Moderator/Speaker
0800 - 0900 Registration
0850 - 0900 Welcome S. S. Kale (Delhi)
0900 - 1000 Session 1 : Degenerative Cervical Spine Session Chairpersons : Sandeep Vaishya (Gurgaon), Alok Ranajn (Hyderabad), Woo-Kyung Kim (Korea)
0900 - 0908 Management of cervical OPLL -To choose the appropriate approach Ganesh Krishnamurthy (Chennai)
0908 - 0916 Posterior approach to multilevel cervical spondylotic myelopathy including OPLL Vikas Tandon (Delhi)
0916 - 0924 The Sagittal Parameters in Cervical Spine Surgery Cheng-Hsing Kao (Taiwan)
0924 - 0932 Degenerative Cervical Kyphosis correction : Surgical strategies P Mummaneni (USA)
0932 - 0940 Endoscopy for degenerative Cervical Spine disease Jean Destandau (France)
0940 - 0948 Does Extension Dysfunction Affect Postoperative Loss of Cervical Lordosis in Patients who Undergo Laminoplasty? Dong Wuk Son (Korea)
0948 - 1000 Discussion
1000 - 1030   Tea/Coffee Break
1030 - 1300 Plenary Sessions
1030 - 1130 Plenary Session - 1 Chairpersons : Arvind Jayaswal (Delhi), Atul Goel (Mumbai), Richard Wohns (USA)
1030 - 1040 En bloc excision for primary cervical tumors: Strategies and technique Dean Chou (USA)
1040 - 1050 Endoscopic approach to CVJ pathologies Siddhratha Ghosh
1050 - 1100 Halo vest immobilization in cervical spine : Indications, Outcome & Complications Shankar Acharya (Delhi)
1100 - 1110 Minimally invasive cervical spine surgery Sudhir Dubey (Gurgaon)
1110 - 1120 Management of cervical deformity in cerebral palsy Yoon Ha (Korea)
1120 - 1130 Discussion
1130 - 1230 Plenary Session - 2 Chairpersons : Hyul-Chul Shin (Korea), Sudhir Srivastava (Mumbai), Erkan Kaptanoglu (Turkey)
1130 - 1140 Management of tuberculosis of CVJ and cervical spine S S Kale (Delhi)
1140 - 1150 Pyogenic infections of cervical spine Sudhir Srivastava (Mumbai)
1150 - 1200 Management of trauma at CV junction- recent thoughts P S Ramani (Mumbai)
1200 - 1210 Surgery for fixed atlanto-axial dislocation V K Jain (Delhi)
1210 - 1220 Use of a Universal CVJ reducer, utilization of pseudo-joints along with the principle of DCER to reduce severe BI and AAD P Sarat Chandra (Delhi)
1220 - 1230 Discussion
1230 - 1300 Debate
1230 - 1300 Debate on Management of Chiari -1, malformation with Syringomyelia Chairpersons : Ashish Suri (Delhi), Hiroyuki Nakase (Japan), P S Ramani (Mumbai)
1230 - 1245 C1-C2 Fixation is the answer Atul Goel (Mumbai)
1245 - 1300 C1-C2 Fixation is an overkill Sanjay Behari (Lucknow)
1300 - 1320 Industry sponsored Symposium - Medtronic - CDR
1320 - 1400 E-POSTER SESSION   &       LUNCH BREAK
1400 - 1530 Concurrent sessions
1400 - 1530 Hall A - ASSI session - Cervical facet dislocation
1400 - 1410 Management of  Closed reduction of traumatic cervical facet dislocation – conservative options including closed reduction techniques H S Chhabra (New Delhi)
1410 - 1420 Biomechanical aspects of facet dislocation & its place in Cervical Spine Injury Classification Bharat Dave (Ahmedabad)
1420 - 1430 Radiological issues in Cervical Facet Dislocation Tarun Suri (Delhi)
1430 - 1440 Management of Cervical Facet Dislocation – conserve or operate - Anterior or Posterior or combined ? G R Vijay Kumar (Kolkata)
1440 - 1450 Neglected Cervical Facet Dislocation Raghav Dutt Mulukutla (Hyderabad)
1450 - 1506 Discussion and Summarisation
Cases
1506 - 1514 Traumatic Kyphotic deformity due to Facet dislocation Ankur Nanda (Delhi)
1514 - 1522 Unilateral Facet Dislocation B Mohapatra (Delhi)
1522 - 1530 Ankylosing Spondylitis Gururaj Sangondimath (Delhi)
1400 - 1530 Hall B - Complications Session Chairpersons : Rana Patir (Gurgaon), Keun Su Kim (Korea), Shankar Acharya (Delhi)
1400 - 1408 Complications of Anterior odontoid screw fixations Deepak Gupta (Delhi)
1408 - 1416 Complication avoidance for CVJ surgeries (including Anterior surgeries) Komal Prasad (Bangalore)
1416 - 1424 Analysis of risk factors for C1 posterior screw-related complication: A retrospective study of 358 posterior C1 screws Jae Taek Hong (Korea)
1424 - 1432 Complications of occipitocervical fixation Praveen Salunke (Chandigarh)
1432 - 1440 Complications of surgery for CV Junction anomalies and how to avoid them P S Chandra (Delhi)
1440 - 1450 Discussion
1450 - 1458 Radicular Pain as Complication of Anterior Cervical Disc Fusion (ACDF) Alfred Sutrisno (Indonesia)
1458 - 1506 Oesophageal perforation : My worst complication in Spine surgery S K Srivastava (Mumbai)
1506 - 1514 Complication of anterior cervical corpectomy in elderly Deepak Agrawal (Delhi)
1514 - 1522 Revision Cervical Spine Surgery- Challenges, Complications and Complication avoidance Sunil Katoch (Delhi)
1522 - 1530 Discussion
1530 - 1600   Tea/Coffee Break
1600 - 1700 Meet the masters (Interesting case discussions) Panelists : Abhay Nene (Mumbai), A K Srivastava (Delhi), Sandeep Singh (Delhi), Deepak Agrawal (Delhi), Bipin Walia (Delhi), Sajesh Menon (Kochi), Sanjay Behari (Lucknow), Vikas Gupta (Delhi)

Session Coordinator :Vivek Tandon (Delhi)
1600- 1615 Case 1 Manoj Phalak (Delhi)
1615 - 1630 Case 2 Dattaraj Sawarkar (Delhi)
1630 - 1645 Case 3 Pankaj Singh (Delhi)
1645 - 1700 Case 4 Kanwaljeet Garg (Delhi)
1700 - 1730 Masters Video session on Surgical technique Chairpersons : Geun Sung Song (Korea), Shankar Acharya (Delhi), Karanjit Singh Narang (Gurgaon)
1700 - 1708 Cervical vertebral body tumor- excision and reconstruction Sajesh Menon (Kochi)
1708 - 1716 Endoportal Transforaminal Minimally Invasive excison of Cervical Neurofibroma Sudhir Dubey (Gurgaon)
1716 - 1723 MISS for high cervical IDEM tumors JKBC Parthiban (Coimbatore)
1723 - 1730 Cervical lateral mass screw fixation Ankur Nanda (Delhi)
1830 Onwards Inaugural Ceremony followed by Dinner