Course on Transcranial Neuroendoscopy and Skull Base in Cuba

Principal Professor: MSc. Dra. Tania Leyva Mastrapa. 2nd specialist. Degree in Neurosurgery. Assistant Professor in Neurosurgery. Added Investigator.

Duration Time: 4 Weeks
Number of Credits: 13
Places: Maximum 2
Spanish Language


Topic 1: Overview of endoscopic transcranial surgery and the instruments to be used.

Topic 2: Endoscopic transnasal surgical anatomy. Indications for endoscopic transnasal surgery in skull base injuries.

Topic 3: Endoscopic treatment of CSF Fistulas.

Topic 4: Complications of endoscopic transcranial and transnasal approaches.

General purpose:

Develop basic abilities and skills for the endoscopic treatment of CNS injuries.

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