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Thoracoscopy and pleural techniques

Organisers : Prof. Philippe Astoul
Faculty : B. Duysinx, M. Froudarakis, J.Y. Gaubert, J. Guinde, S. Laroumagne, ChH. Marquette, G. Mangiapan, B. Puech, G. Stratakos
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This course is aimed at pulmonologists and thoracic surgeons who want to train for pleural interventional procedures and thoracoscopy . As a rule, one third of the course is devoted to "hands-on" workshops and two thirds to the theoretical aspects of thoracoscopy. The participants will have the opportunity to practice procedures using different models. The operating rooms are equipped with full video equipment. Each course is tutored by 4-6 internationally recognized experts.

This course has been granted 20 CME credits by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®). This course has also been granted 20 CME credits by the European Board for Accreditation in Pneumology (EBAP). The number of credits that you will receive corresponds to your attendance during the onsite course. Please note that you need to sign the register of attendance each day to ensure that you receive the CME credits.