Language: English ● Duration: 37 minutes Topic: ENT, Anaesthesiology, MPS


Speakers: Prof. MEHMET UMUT AKYOL, Hacettepe University, Turkey ● Dr MATTHIAS SCHAFER, Acura-Kliniken, Albstadt, Germany

  Learning Objectives: PART 1 - OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY: (1) Gain awareness about the main otorhinolaryngological presenting signs of mucopolysaccharidoses and Alpha-mannosidosis and their time of show-up. (2) Recognize the challenges and dangers of surgical treatment of patients with mucopolysaccharidosis and Alpha-mannosidosis. (3) An overview of the other Otorhinolaryngological presenting symptoms of MPS and Alpha-mannosidosis and recommendations about the timing of treatment, treatment/consultation options. PART 2 - ANAESTHESIOLOGY: (1) Gain awareness about the adequate perioperative workup of severe phenotype MPS-patients. (2) Recognize the challenges and dangers of anaesthesia management of patients with MPS (3) An overview of main MPS symptoms influencing anaesthesia and postoperative care and recommendations for management.   
  The webinar is free to attend and a certificate of attendance will be provided by the Excellence in Pediatrics Institute for those who will attend the session. Visit the link below and register and directly access the video.