Online Fellowship in Pain Management

AESCULAP ACADEMY DARADIA FELLOWSHIP IN PAIN MANAGEMENT (BASIC)- 5th Batch

Highlights of the course:

  • Introduction to Basic physiology of Pain
  • Introduction to Basic physics of Ultrasound and Fluro-anatomy.
  • History Taking and Clinical Examination of Common Painful Conditions
  • Common Neuropathic Painful Conditions
  • Basics of Pain Pharmacology
  • Common Peripheral Nerve Entrapments
  • Ultrasound Guided Nerve Blocks and Basic MSK interventions
  • C-arm Guided Basics Lumbar Interventions
  • Basics of Radiofrequency Ablation and Cryo-neurolysis
  • Practical Aspects of PRP
  • Interpretation of Spine X-rays and MRI
  • Cancer Pain
  • 13 Modules in total,12 modules consist of lectures and live demonstration;13th module is post-course evaluation test day
  • One module per week: Initially on every Wednesday till 6th October then on every Thursday
  • 1:1 interaction with the faculties
  • Recorded lectures will be available for one week to the participants
  • Best Course for beginners in specialties such as Anesthesia, Rheumatology, Orthopedics, PMR etc.
  • Dedicated video conferencing hardware and software for High -Quality Audio/Video Transmission
  • Picture in Picture mode for simultaneous view of Fluoroscopy and USG guided demonstration
  • Meeting Through Zoom App

TIME: 6.00 P.M. to 8.00 P.M (Indian Standard Time / +5:30 GMT)

MODE OF DELIEVERY: Online

                                             MODULES DIVISION

MODULE 1: 22/09/21 BASIC

  • Basics of Pain Pathway and Pain Physiology
  • Basics of USG
  • Demonstration of USG machine and Probes
  • Knobology
  • Demonstration on Volunteer; Echotexture of
  • Muscle
  • Nerves
  • Ligaments
  • Nerve
  • Blood Vessel
  • Bone

Kahoot : 10 minutes

MODULE 2: 29/09/21 BACK PAIN

  • Common Pain Generators responsible for Low Back Pain: Diagnosis and Management

FLURO

  • Fluro-anatomy of Lumbar Spine
  • Demonstration of the following fluoroscopic-guided interventions  on mannequin Transforaminal Epidural Injection (Kambin’s triangle and safe triangle approach)
  • Facet Joint: Intra-articular + Medial Branch Block

Kahoot : 10 minutes

MODULE 3: 06/10/21 SHOULDER JOINT

  • Diagnosis of various pain generators of shoulder pain( History and Examination)Videos will be shared
  • sonoanatomy and  how to perform ultrasound guided intervention of the following conditions
  • Biceps, Supraspinatus and Subscapularis tendinitis.
  • Subacromial Impingement
  • Acromioclavicular Joint Arthritis
  • Glenohumeral Joint Arthritis(Posterior Approach)
  • Suprascapular Nerve Entrapment

Kahoot : 10 minutes

MODULE 4: 21/10/ 21 SACRUM, X-RAYAND MRI

SACRAL REGION (USG) Demonstration on volunteer sono-anatomy andhow to performultrasound guided

  1. Caudal Epidural
  2. SI joint Injection

SACRAL REGION (FLURO)

  • Demonstration of the fluoroscopic-anatomy and interventions of the following on mannequin:
  • Caudal Epidural Steroid Injection
  • SI joint Injection
  • S1 Selective Nerve Root Block

X-ray and MRI- Spine– How to Interpret

Kahoot : 10 minutes

MODULE 5: 28/10/21 PHARMACOLOGY,NEUROLYSIS AND EQUIPMENTS

  • Basics of Pain Pharmacology
  • Neurolysis : 40 minutes Chemical
  • Radiofrequency
  • Cryoneurolysis
  1. Equipment Demonstration: Demonstration of RF Generator /Probe /Needle
  2. Cryo-Generator and Probe
  3. PRP Preparation Equipment

Kahoot: 10 minutes

MODULE:6 11/11/21 ELBOW AND WRIST

  • Diagnosis of various pain generators of elbow and wrist  pain( History and Examination) Videos will be shared

USG

  • Demonstration on volunteer: sono-anatomy and  how to perform ultrasound guided intervention of the following conditions: Elbow Joint Arthritis
  • Golfer’s Elbow
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Trigger Finger
  • DQ Tenosynovitis

Kahoot : 10 minutes

MODULE 7: 18/11/21 HEADACHE,NEUROPATHIC PAIN  SYNDROMES AND DISCOGRAPHY

  • Headache: Outline of diagnosis and management 30 minutes
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia: Diagnosis and management 20 minutes 
  • Post-Herpetic Neuralgia: Diagnosis and management 20 minutes
  • Basics of Discography

Kahoot : 10 minutes

MODULE 8: 25/11/21 SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM

  • Anatomy of sympathetic system

FLURO

  • Indications, contraindications, complications and fluoroscopic guided intervention of sympathetic system (Abdomen+Pelvis+Lower Limb)
  • Demonstration of the following fluoroscopic guided blocks on mannequin
  • Celiac Plexus block
  • Splanchnic Nerve block
  • Lumbar sympathetic block
  • Superior Hypogastric Plexus block Kahoot: 10 minutes

MODULE 9: 02/12/21 CANCER PAIN, CRPS AND SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM

  • Cancer Pain
  • Complex regional pain syndrome.
  • USG
  • Demonstration on volunteer; sonoanatomy and how to perform USG guided Interventions of the following:
  • Celiac Plexus
  • Superior Hypogastric Plexus

Kahoot : 10 minutes

MODULE 10: 09/12/21 KNEE AND ANKLE

  • Diagnosis of various pain generators of knee and ankle pain( History and Examination) 1 hour Videos will be shared
  • Demonstration on volunteer: sono-anatomy and  how to perform ultrasound guided intervention of the following conditions
  • OA Knee
  • Patellar Tendinopathy
  • Plantar Fasciitis,
  • Achilles Tendinopathy,
  • Retrocalcaneal Bursitis
  • Anterior talofibular ligament tear

Kahoot : 10 minutes

MODULE 11: 16/12/21 PRP AND NERVE ENTRAPMENTS(UL)

  • Practical Aspect of PRP
  • Peripheral Nerve Entrapments (UPPER LIMB): Demonstration on volunteer; sono-anatomy and how to perform ultrasound guided interventions of the following conditions:
  1. Carpal Tunnel syndrome(Median nerve)
  2. Cubital Tunnel Syndrome(Ulnar nerve)
  3. Deep Branch of Radial Nerve

Kahoot : 10 minutes

MODULE 12: 23/12/21 FIBROMYALGIA,MFPS, AND NERVE ENTRAPMENTS(LL)

  • Fibromyalgia: Diagnosis and  management
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome Dignosis and management
  • Peripheral Nerve Entrapments (LOWER LIMB): 
  • Demonstration on volunteer :sono-anatomy and how to perform ultrasound guided interventions of the following nerves
  • Tibial Nerve
  • Superficial Peroneal
  • Sural Nerve
  • Deep Peroneal
  • Saphenous Nerve

Kahoot: 10 minutes

MODULE 13: 30/12/21 Q & A Session with Evaluation

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