Scientific Program

Symposium: 25 October , Friday, 2019

 

8:00 – 8:30

Opening Ceremony
08:30 – 10:20 Moderators: G. Varrassi, S. Erdine
G. Varrassi: President of WIP
S. Erdine; Chair of WIP Registered Turkish Section
İ. Aşık: Co-Chair of WIP Registered Turkish Section

8:30 – 8:50

Goals of WIP and FIPP exam
G. Varrassi

8:50 – 9:10

Flouroscopic Radiology for Interventions and Radiation Safety
E. A. Yentür

9:10 – 9:30

Ultrasound in Interventional Pain Management
F. Micheli

9:40 – 10:00

Epidural Neuroplasty, Indications and Technique after Half a Century
G. Racz
10:00 – 10:20 Progress in Regenerative Procedures for Chronic  Pain
R. Ruiz Lopez

10:20 – 10:50

Coffee Break
 

10:50 – 12:30

 

Recent developments in radiofrequency and neuromodulation therapies

Moderators: İ. Aşık, K. Vissers

10:50 – 11:10

Evolution of Radiofrequency, from Conventional to pRF
O. Rohov

11:10 – 11:30

Recent Advances in Interventional Treatment of Facial pain
S. Erdine

11:30 – 11:50

Evidence Neuromodulation Overview; Old and New
P. Staats

11:50 – 12:10

Subcutaneous Stimulation (Peripheric Field)
M. Akbaş

12:10 – 12:30

Drugs and Pumps for Intrathecal Drug Delivery
A. Vadalouca

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

Afternoon Session: Cadaver Workshop (for only participants who registered this particular Workshop)

For the symposium participants; Afternoon Sessions will be as follow;

13:30 – 15:30

Head and facial pain

Moderators: E.Tan, A. Yentür

13:30 – 13:50

The Patient, Flow From Diagnosis to Treatment
U. Uygunoğlu

13:50 – 14:10

Primary Headaches
L. Inan

14:10 – 14:30

Cranial Neuralgias
E. Tan

14:30 – 14:50

Cervicogenic Headache: Diagnosis and Treatment
C. Eyigor
14:50 – 15:10

Fibromyalgia and Fibrofog
A. Akıncı

15:10 – 15:40

Coffee break

15:40 – 17:20

Cancer Pain and Palliative Care

Moderators: A.Vadalouca,  I.Yegul

15:40 – 16:00

The Role of Opioids in Cancer Pain
G. Varrassi

16:00 – 16:20

Palliative Care
M. Uyar

16:20 – 16:40

Cancer Pain Management: Reducing Pain and Suffering through Combined Approach Therapy
K. Vissers

16:40 – 17:00

Neurolytic Blocks In Cancer Pain
İ. Yegul

17:00 – 17:20

Neurosurgical Approaches to Intractable Cancer Pain
A. Savaş

Symposium: 26 October , Saturday, 2019

8:00 – 10:00

Interventional techniques for spinal pain I

Moderators: M. Uyar, C. Eyigör
08:00 – 08:20 Cervical Spinal Interventions (Interlaminar, Transforaminal Injections, Medial Branch Block)
M. Uyar

8:20 – 8:40

Sympathetic Nervous System: Interventional Treatments (Stellate, Thoracic Symphathetic, Lumbar Symphathetic Ganglions)
S. Güleç

8:40 – 9:00

Lumbar and Sacral Spinal Interventions (Transforaminal Injection, Medial Branch Block,  DRG
O. Rohov

9:00 – 9:20

Interventional Techniques for Cancer Pain
A. Bashkar

9:20 – 9:40

Intradiscal Decompression Techniques for LBP and Radiculopathy
İ. Aşık

9:40 – 10:00

Epiduroscopy
A. Şahin

10:00 – 10:30

Coffee Break
10:30 – 13:30 Miscellaneous interventional procedures for chronic pain management

Moderators: R. Ruiz Lopez, M. Akbaş

10:30 – 10:50

Novel Interventional Procedures for the Pain Specialist
Mild procedure, Vertebral Augmentation, Cryoablation
TBA

10:50 – 11:10

Techniques and Therapies for Chronic Pain Originating in Major Joints; Shoulder, Hip and Knee
S.Kutlay

11:10 – 11:30

Sacroiliac Joint Pain, Diagnosis and Treatment
P. De Negri

11:30 – 11:50

Percutaneous Interventions on Spinal Nerve Root,
O. Palea

11:50 – 12:10

Complications of Interventional Pain Procedures
S. Erdine

12:10 – 13:30

Lunch

Afternoon Session: Cadaver Workshop (for only participants who registered this particular Workshop)

For the symposium participants; Afternoon Sessions will be as follow;

13:30 – 15:10

Interventional techniques for spinal pain II

Moderators: G Varrassi ,A.Yücel

13:30 – 13:50

Sedation for pain procedures
P.Kırdemir

13:50 – 14:10

Placebo effect in interventions, social benefit of interventions
A. Bashkar

14:10 – 14:30

Cervical pain and radiculopathy
A.R.Rahimi

14:30 – 14:50

Thoracic pain, diagnosis and treatment
Pasquale de Negri

14.50 – 15:10

Pelvic Pain, Diagnosis and treatment
A. Yücel

15:10 – 15:40

Coffee Break 
15:40 – 17:20 Management of Axial pain and FBSS

Moderators: S.Güleç, G.Dağıstan

15:40 – 16:00

Role of injections in spinal stenosis, A surgeon’s perspective
A. Alanay

16:00 – 16:20

Individualized spinal sagittal plane and shape and alignment and its role as a back-pain generator
Ç. Yılgör

16:20 – 16:40

Precautions during spinal cord stimulation, from assessment to implant
TBA

16:40 – 17:00

Failed back surgery syndrome; Treatment options
A.Yentür
17:00 – 17:20 Future of Pain Medicine-Algology
S. Erdine
17:20 Closing session