Indonesia IONM workshop and live surgery
Surabaya, Indonesia 31 July – 3 August, 2017
An IONM workshop and live surgery was organized by the IONM Society in Surabaya, and sponsored by PT Mitra Medika Utama.
They brought in guest speaker Dr. Pedro Perez Lorensu, Head of IONM at the University Hospital of the Canary Islands in Spain.
Participants included 22 neurosurgeons, 17 neurologists, 11 anesthesiologists and additional neurotechnicians. Together with Michal Holub, Cadwell’s VP of Business Development, Dr. Pedro Perez Lorensu ran an IONM practical workshop. Michal Holub also demonstrated Cadwell’s new Cascade IOMAX IONM solution.
The highlight of the three day workshop was a live-streamed brain surgery at RSUD Dr. Soetomo Hospital. IONM data and five cameras were displayed during the workshop. The surgery was a success, and made local headlines the next day.