July 8-9, 2017 in Kiev at the hotel "Bratislava" took a course: "Complicated and intricate questions of fetal medicine: heart and brain." Part 1

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The following topics and questions were considered:

• Severe congenital heart defects with a normal 4 chamber section (part 1):
 - The technique of scanning the main vessels: what is not written in the manuals
 - The tetrad of Fallot
 - Absence of pulmonary valve
 - Atresia of the pulmonary artery with VSD
 - Right ventricle with double exit
• Severe congenital heart defects in a normal 4 chamber section (part 2):
 - Transposition of the main vessels
 - Subaortal DMZP
• All about blood vessels: Anatomical options and pathology
 - General principles of scanning vessels
• Arterio-venous anastomoses and shunts
 - An aneurysm of the veins of Galena
 - Other arterio-venous malformations of the brain
 - Arterio-venous malformation of the lungs
 - Vascular tumors of the fetus
• Arteries: Anatomical variants and pathology
 - Right and double arch of the aorta
 - Right-sided arch of ductus arteriosus
 - Aberrant left pulmonary artery
 - Aberrant right subclavian artery
 - Single cord of the umbilical cord
• Viennes: Anatomical variants and pathology
 - Venous duct aneurysm: options
 - Rupture of the inferior vena cava
 - Persistent upper left vena cava
 - Persistent right umbilical vein
 - Umbilical vein varicose
• Fetal brain
 - Danger of wrong diagnosis
 - Normal neuroanatomy
• Screening of the brain
 - Sections and structures
 - Measurements of the brain
• Expert neurosonography
 - Who should do the research?
 - How to conduct it
 - Transabdominal examination
 - Transvaginal examination
 - Cross sections
 - Sagittal section
 - 3d neuronography
 - Role of MRI
• Ventriculomegaly and hydrocephalus: all you wanted to know
 - A nightmare for mother and doctor
 - Pathology, examination, tactics of reference, outcomes: an exhaustive review
 - What to say to parents
 - How to avoid mistakes
• Agedonia of the corpus callosum: all you wanted to know
 - Pathology, examination, tactics of reference, outcomes: an exhaustive review
 - What to say to parents
 - How to avoid mistakes
• Absence of a transparent partition: everything you wanted to know
 - Pathology, examination, tactics of reference, outcomes: an exhaustive review
 - Septal-optic dysplasia
 - What to say to parents
 - How to avoid mistakes

Practical scanning was conducted on the course.

Language of instruction - Russian
The course was conducted by: Dr. Fedor Ushakov and dr. Andrey Kurkevich

Dr. Fred Ushakov is a specialist in the area of prenatal diagnostics (Great Britain), who has over 25-years’ experience in a fetus scanning, and is an official specialist of Fetal Medicine Foundation, ISUOG speaker, doctor of University College London Hospital, director of Ultrasound Network Ltd, UK.

Dr. Andrey Kurkevich - Head of the polyclinic department of the NPMMC of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, Candidate of Medical Sciences, cardiologist, specialist in prenatal diagnostics.

Course Coordinator Marina Sokolova

Разработано: Авдеев Сергей