Are you in %country%? Do you want to visit our website in another language?

¿Está en España? ¿Desea ver nuestra página web en otro idioma?

Вы находитесь в %country%? Открыть наш сайт на другом языке?

Êtes-vous en France ? Aimeriez-vous visiter notre site Web dans une autre langue ?

日本にいますか 私たちのウェブサイトを別の言語で訪問したいですか?

Befinden Sie sich in %country%? Möchten Sie unsere Website in einer anderen Sprache anzeigen?

Você esta no %country%? Deseja visitar nosso site em outro idioma?

您在中国吗? 您是否想访问我们其他语言版本的网站?

Category: Neurosurgery

WSSFN 2019

18th Biennial Meeting of the World Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery

New York Hilton Midtown
1335 6th Ave New York 10019 United States

ABOUT WSSFN 2019

The theme of this year’s 18th Quadrennial Meeting of the World Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery is “Opportunities and Controversies”.

ADVANCEMENTS IN STEREOTAXY

Elements in Stereotaxy

Discover the advanced next generation of Elements Stereotaxy with an all new view layout for highly efficient pre-operative stereotactic planning. This software enables AC/PC-based trajectory planning and arc localization with integrated stereotactic frames, including the new Leksell® Vantage™ Stereotactic System from Elekta (CT & MR based). The DICOM burned-in export functionality allows interaction with 3rd party software solutions.

The Elements workflow combines patient-specific Anatomical Mapping, Fibertracking and 3D trajectories with Boston Scientific DBS lead models.

Elements Lead Localization

With Elements Lead Localization, the stereotactic procedure extends beyond pre-op planning and continues after surgery. DBS leads are automatically detected in CT scans with contacts visualized in relation to the patient’s anatomy, supporting more straightforward programming.

Partners

Brainlab works closely with two key partners in functional neurosurgery: Elekta and Boston Scientific. Together, we offer three powerful and innovative solutions to improve and expedite the stereotactic workflow for deep brain stimulation (DBS) procedures—from pre-case planning with Brainlab Elements to surgery with Elekta stereotactic frames to implantation of Boston Scientific devices.

NOVALIS CIRCLE SYMPOSIUM

Technical Innovations in Functional Disorder Treatments

Join our Lunch Symposium to hear distinguished clinicians present the latest technologies and techniques in the treatment of functional disorders.

Date: June 27, 2019, 12:30 – 1:30 PM
Location: New York Hilton Midtown, Nassau Suite

  • OR Workflows and Benefits of Intra-operative CT for Lead Placement Confirmation in DBS Treatments
    Ron Alterman, MD
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, USA

  • Advanced Imaging Technologies and Workflows for DBS Surgery
    Volker Arnd Coenen, MD
    University Medical Center Freiburg, Germany

  • Value of FiberTracking or Target Definition and Pre-planning Requirements for Safe Thalamatomies
    Ausaf Bari, MD
    UCLA Medical Center, USA

 

Register Now

Map and Directions

New York Hilton Midtown
1335 6th Ave
10019 New York
United States


Plan your route