ESU/ESFFU Hands-on Training Course in Sacral neuromodulation procedure standardization


  • Location:
    Room Africa, Exhibition Hall (Level 1)
  • Chair:
     H. Hashim, Bristol (GB)
  • Aims and objectives of this session

    A practical hands-on workshop that will allow the participants to practice on models the different steps of performing sacral neuromodulation including primary percutaneous nerve evaluation, tined lead and battery implantation and programming and also troubleshooting.

    Aims and objectives
    o Understand the indications for SNM
    o Be able to perform the different steps of the procedure in a standardized format
    o Be able to troubleshoot problems with SNM

    Target audience: Doctors, Nurses, technicians and clinical scientists who have little or no knowledge of sacral

 M. Belal, Birmingham (GB)
 E. Chartier-Kastler, Paris (FR)
 S. De Wachter, Nijlen (BE)
 T.M. Kessler, Zurich (CH)
 S. Musco, Florence (IT)
 L. Thomas, Bristol (GB)