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Teaching Course 3303

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus: Current Understanding, Diagnosis and Management

Sunday, September 29, 2024
15:00 - 17:00 | Meeting Room 201 C, 2nd Level

In this session, faculty will summarize current concepts on normal pressure hydrocephalus, clinical and neuroimaging criteria and up-to-date management strategies.

Alfonso Fasano, Canada
Michele Tinazzi, Italy


Clinical and Neuroimaging Features
Taiji Tsunemi, Japan

What Does CSF Tell Us: Pressure and Proteins
Jinyoung Youn, South Korea

Evidence-Based Management
Chris Carswell, United Kingdom

CSPC Liaisons:
Pramod Pal, India

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this session, participants should be better able to:

  1. Evaluate a patient with clinical and imaging features suggestive of NPH and formulate a differential diagnosis
  2. Discuss how CSF measures can help in the differential diagnoses and prognosis of NPH
  3. Summarize the outcome and potential complications of surgical vs. non-invasive therapeutic options

Recommended Audience
Fellow / Resident / Student
Health Professional (non-physician)

Education Level
Experienced / Intermediate
Expert / Advanced

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