Scientific program 2019-02-28T00:31:26+00:00

Scientific program

18:30 - 19:30Session 1
CHAIRMEN: Victor Volovici, M.D., Stud. Laura Ioana Popovici
18:30 - 18:45Anterior Cerebral Vascularization
Stud. Anca Guţu
18:45 - 19:00Posterior Cerebral and Venous Vascularization
Stud. Armand Boer
19:00 - 19:15Skull Base Anatomy
Stud. Andrei Ilie
19:15 - 19:30Basics of Neuroimaging
Stud. Elena Neștian
19:30 - 20:00Romanian National Meeting of Neurosurgery Students’ Groups
08:00 - 14:00Microsurgery
Victor Volovici M.D. & SSCR
09:30 - 13:00Live Surgery
Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian M.D. Ph.D.
10:00 - 14:00Knots and Sutures
13:00 - 14:45Interventional Radiology
14:45 - 15:00 OPENING CEREMONY
Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian M.D. Ph.D.,
Prof. Lukas Rasulic M.D. Ph.D.,
Prof. Ihsan Solaroglu M.D. Ph.D.
Prof. Torstein R. Meling M.D. Ph.D
Prof. Luciano Brigante M.D. Ph.D.
Ruben Dammers M.D. Ph.D.
Victor Volovici M.D.
15:00 - 16:30Session 2
CHAIRMEN: Prof. Torstein R. Meling, M.D. Ph.D., Victor Volovici, M.D.
15:00 - 15:20Embryological Development of Intracranial Vessels and Anatomy of Perforating Arteries
Victor Volovici, M.D.
15:20 -15:40Perforating Arteries of the Brain
Prof. Luciano Brigante, M.D. Ph.D.
15:40 - 15:55Neurosurgical Instrumentation and OR
Mihai Alexandru Stănciuc, M.D.
15:55 - 16:10Basic Neurosurgical Approaches
George-Mihai Cosma, M.D.
16:10 - 16:30Skull Base Approaches in Vascular Neurosurgery
Prof. Torstein R. Meling, M.D. Ph.D
16:30- 16:45Coffee Break
16:45 - 17:50Session 3
CHAIRMEN: Prof. Luciano Brigante, M.D. Ph.D., Vlad Pădurean, M.D.
16:45 - 17:00Neuroimaging in Vascular Pathology
Annamaria Ilyeș, M.D.
17:00 - 17:15Ischemic Stroke
Stud. Andreea Gavrilei
17:15 - 17:30Thrombolisis in Ischemic Stroke
Stud. Horațiu Potîrniche
17:30 - 17:50NeuroQuiz
20:00Networking Cocktail
Novem Restaurant - Golden Tulip Ana Dome Hotel
9:00 - 10:50Session 4
CHAIRMEN: Prof. Lukas Rasulic, M.D. Ph.D., Cristina Caterina Aldea, M.D.
9:00 - 9:20Nerve injuries of the upper extremity associated with vascular trauma-surgical treatment and outcome
Prof. Lukas Rasulic, M.D. Ph.D.
9:20 - 9:40Surgery for Intracerebral Hematoma
Ruben Dammers, M.D. Ph.D.
9:40 - 10:00 Intracranial Hypertension
Author: Sebastian Trancă, M.D. Ph.D.; Presentation: Robert Szabo, M.D.
10:00 - 10:15 Subarachnoid Cisterns Anatomy
Stud. Laura Ioana Popovici
10:15 - 10:30 Basics of Aneurysms
Cristina Caterina Aldea, M.D.
10:30 - 10:50Early Brain Injury following Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Prof. Ihsan Solaroglu, M.D. Ph.D.
10:50 - 11:10 Coffee Break
11:10 - 12:50Session 5
CHAIRMEN: Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian, M.D. Ph.D., Ruben Dammers, M.D. Ph.D.
11:10 - 11:30Cerebral Aneurysm Surgery: Instructions for dummies
Prof. Stefano Ferraresi, M.D. Ph.D.
11:30 - 11:50 The Problem of Unruptured Aneurysms
Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian, M.D. Ph.D.
11:50 - 12:10 Surgical Treatment of MCA Aneurysms
Prof. Ihsan Solaroglu, M.D. Ph.D.
12:10 - 12:30Transcavernous Approach to Basilar Tip Aneurysm
Prof. Torstein R. Meling, M.D. Ph.D.
12:30 - 12:50 Indications for Intracranial Bypass of Complex Aneurysms
Ruben Dammers, M.D. Ph.D.
12:50 - 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 - 15:50Session 6
CHAIRMEN: Prof. Ihsan Solaroglu, M.D. Ph.D, Ioan Alexandru Florian, M.D.
14:00 - 14:20Endovascular Management of Aneurysms
Lucian Mărginean, M.D.
14:20 - 14:40Endovascular Management of Ischemic Stroke
Lucian Mărginean, M.D.
14:40 - 14:55Basics of Arteriovenous Malformations
Ioan Alexandru Florian, M.D.
14:55 -15:15Surgical Challenges in Intracranial AVMs
Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian, M.D. Ph.D.
15:15 - 15:30Spinal Vascular Malformation
Author: Marcel Ivanov, M.D. Ph.D. ; Presentation: Alexandru Budu, M.D.
15:30 - 15:50Contemporary therapeutic approach in cerebral and spinal vascular diseases
Nikolay Velinov, M.D.
15:50 - 16:10Coffee Break
16:10 - 17:20Session 7
CHAIRMEN: Prof. Stefano Ferraresi, M.D. Ph.D., George Ungureanu, M.D.
16:10 -16:25Basics of Cavernomas
Vlad Pădurean, M.D.
16:25 - 16:45Management of unusual cavernous malformations. Case reports
Prof. Stefano Ferraresi, M.D. Ph.D.
16:45 - 17:05Microsurgical training and the step to microneurosurgery
Victor Volovici, M.D.
17:05 - 17:20The forever changing landscape in Vascular Neurosurgery: where do we come from, where do we go next
George Ungureanu, M.D.
9:00 - 10:30Session 8
Case Presentations

JURY: Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian,M.D. Ph.D., Prof. Luciano Brigante, M.D. Ph.D., Prof. Torstein R. Meling, M.D. Ph.D., Prof. Stefano Ferraresi, M.D. Ph.D., Ruben Dammers, M.D. Ph.D.
CASE PRESENTATION (7 min./presentation + 3 min./discussions)
09:00 - 09:10Bypass surgery to treat symptomatic fusiform dilation of the internal carotid artery following craniopharyngioma resection — Report of two cases
Long Wang
09:10 - 09:20Surgical Treatment of a Complex Ruptured Mirror Middle Cerebral Artery Aneurysms
Florin-Adrian Tofan, Magdalena Balaci
09:20 - 09:30Difficulties of diagnosis and treatment of vertebral artery aneurysms
Alexandru Laslo, Adrian-Alexandru Iliescu
09:30 - 09:40Dual microcatheter technique - a simple and effective therapeutic approach for widenecked intracranial aneurysms
Petronela Cristina Cristean
09:40 - 09:50Management of a Ruptured Posterior Inferior Cerebellar Artery (PICA)-Case Report
Ioana Elena Purice, Ilinca Bianca Nita
09:50 - 10:00Vein of Galen Aneurysmal Malformation in Neonates
Prashanth Saravanapavan
10:00 - 10:10Randomized Controlled Trials vs “Real-world” Practice in a Case Report
Ancuta Negru
10:10 - 10:20A case of ruptured AComA with ICH
Iasmina Pop
10:20 - 10:30Nail Gun Injury to the Head
Michel Freiha
10:30 - 10:50Coffee Break
10:50 - 11:50Session 9
Research Presentations

JURY: Prof. Ioan Ștefan Florian, M.D. Ph.D., Prof. Luciano Brigante, M.D. Ph.D., Prof. Torstein R. Meling, M.D. Ph.D., Prof. Stefano Ferraresi, M.D. Ph.D., Ruben Dammers, M.D. Ph.D.
RESEARCH PRESENTATION (7 min./presentation + 3 min./discussions)
10:50 - 11:00Superior sagittal sinus increased pressure after complete obstruction, and the counteracting effect of the stable gastric pentadecapeptide BPC 157
Slaven Gojkovic
11:00 - 11:10Comparative Surgical Treatment of Spontaneous Intracerebral Hematoma
Cristina Sibov
11:10 - 11:20Surgical management of complex middle cerebral artery aneurysms: the role of EC-IC bypass techniques
Ciurescu Alexandra Catalina, Ioana Iancu
11:20 - 11:30Cerebral Revascularization Using Excimer Laser Assisted Non-Occlusive Anastomosis
Gabriel Șerban
11:30 - 11:40The History and Evolution of Internal Maxillary Artery Bypass
Long Wang
11:40 - 11:50Endovascular Treatment of VGM using a combined transvenous & transarterial approach
Prashanth Saravanapavan
11:50Final Remarks & Awards


February 28 – March 3, 2019, Cluj-Napoca “Iuliu Hațieganu” Auditorium, 23 Gh. Marinescu st.