5th Slovenian paediatric congress with an international participation

Scientific programme

Saturday

08.30 - 09.00 Invited lecture: Milan Štrukelj
  Invited lecture is announced by: Šoštarič Likar K
  Štrukelj M: Strategies for integrated well-being of children, adolescents and community
09.00 - 10.35 Management of resistant epilepsy in children and adolescents
  Topic coordinators: Ravnik IM, Neubauer D
  Chairmen: Ravnik IM, Šušteršič B, Gradišnik P
  Lectures: Resistant epilepsies in children and adolescents
09.00 Komárek V (Czech Republic): Drug resistant epilepsies in children and adolescents: definitions, classifications, epidemiology, mechanisms and therapeutic possibilities
09.20 Kržan M, Bajrović F, Ravnik IM: Epileptogenesis, drug resistance, limits, prospects, clinical practice
  Lectures: Classifications and management
09.40 Gnidovec Stražišar B, Paro Panjan D, Neubauer D: Resistant neonatal epilepsies and convulsions in neonates, infants and toddlers
  Rener Primec Z: Infantile spasms (West syndrome) and myoclono-astatic epilepsy
09.55 Benedik Perkovič M, Župančič N, Rener Primec Z, Krajnc N, Oražem J, Ravnik IM: Refractory epileptic seizures and syndromes during childhood and adolescence
  Round table discussion: Teamwork and treatment
10.15 Ravnik IM, Krajnc N, Župančič N, Kržan M: For the benefit of teamwork between levels of health care for child with severe epilepsy - management of tertiary center
  Oražem J, Župančič N, Benedik Perkovič M, Krajnc N, Ravnik IM: Refractory epilepsy and new antiepileptic drugs
  Širca Čampa A, Benedik Perkovič M: Diet treatment of resistant epilepsies
  Rener Primec Z, Krajnc N, Benedik Perkovič M, Kržan JM, Koršič M: Treatment of intractable epilepsies with vagal nerve stimulation
10.35 - 10.55 Break
10.55 - 12.30 Management of resistant epilepsy in children and adolescents
  (Continued)
  Chairmen: Neubauer D, Zavrl N, Bratanič B
  Round table discussion: Diagnostic procedures
10.55 Kržan M, Krajnc N, Lorber B, Ravnik IM: Intensive video EEG diagnostics
  Pečarič Meglič N: Morphological investigations (MRI)
  Grmek M: Functional investigations brain PET and SPECT in children with epilepsy
  Krkoč V, Tretnjak VG, Gosar D: Neuropsychological assessment of drug-resistant epilepsies in children
  Lectures: International collaboration and surgical management
11.20 Ravnik IM, Krajnc N, Gosar D, Kržan M, Tretnjak VG, Benedik Perkovič M, Neubauer D, Župančič N: International collaborative management of patients with severe epilepsies. What can be done in small countries? Views and experience of the referring side
11.30 Fohlen M, Delalande O (France): Experience from the receiving quartary level centre in pre-surgical and surgical management of early onset epilepsy
11.40 Delalande O (France): Specific aspects of paediatric epilepsy surgery
11.50 Krajnc N, Gosar D, Tretnjak VG, Župančič N, Kržan M, Krkoč V, Ravnik IM: Surgical treatment of pediatric onset epilepsies
  Round table discussion: Psycho-social aspects and support
12.10 Pula S, Tretnjak VG, Ravnik IM: Psychiatric comorbidity and psycho-social problems of resistant epilepsies in children and adolescents
  Gosar D, Tretnjak VG, Simić S: The importance of volunteer and professional escorts for children and adolescents with refractory epilepsy going abroad for epilepsy surgery
  Ravnik IM: A message from seizure conferences to primary and regional health care specialits: for better management of children with difficult-to-treat epilepsies
12.30 - Closing