Workshops

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The workshops will take place only on Saturday and not on the 2 days.

Access to the workshops is included in the registration to the congress, no pre-registration to the workshops, however places are limited.

Saturday 7th December, Session 1 : 08h30 – 09h30

Workshop 1 Continuous positive airway pressure for beginners : implementation, adaptation and ration analysis

Head : Dr Charles Paoli (Paris)

Program :

  • Principles and indications of positive pressure ventilation

Workshop 2 Mandibular repositioning devices

Partnership : BLUEPRO

Head : Dr Maguy Levy (Paris)

Program :

  • Sleep and physiology
  • Technical read
  • Pitfalls
  • Practical interpretation of several recordings
  • Discussion

Workshop 3 Ambulatory polygraph reading in the diagnostic approach of OSAHS for beginners 

Partnership : ORKYN

Head : Dr Corinne Depagne (Lyon), Dr Jean-Pierre Baroin (Paris)

Program :

  • Indication and limitation of polygraph in practice
  • Choice of material
  • Technical read
  • Pitfalls
  • Some tips for interpreting

Saturday 07th december, session 2 : 09h30 – 10h30

Workshop 4 Mandibular repositioning devices

Partnership : Somnomed

Head : Dr Gilles Besnainou (Paris), Pr Marc Braem (Anvers)

Program :

  • Oral Assessment: Dental and Periodontal Assessment
  • Indications and contraindications of mandibular advanced orthosis
  • Fingerprinting and placement of the orthotics
  • Titration, follow-up and side effects
  • Renewal of the prescription of the orthosis
  • Taking over and repayments

    Workshop 5 What is left of drug-induced sleep endoscopy?

    Head : Dr Andrea De Vito (Bologne, Italie), Dr Olivier Gallet de Santerre (Montpellier)

    Program :

    • DISE Methodology :
      • Main indications
      • Where and how performing DISE
      • What we have to evaluate during DISE
    • DISE application in the surgical decision-making process : DISE patterns surgically important
    • A critical review of the latest DISE literature (pro and cons)

        Workshop 6 Positive airway pressure – advanced : implementation, adaptation and ratio analysis

        Partnership : Philips

        Head : Dr Vincent Puel (Bordeaux), Dr Jean-Pierre Baroin (Paris)

        Program :

        • Principles and indications of positive pressure ventilation
        • Prescribing machines: which ones?
        • The role of the doctor in the choice of equipment
        • Optimization of the compliance
        • Initial titration and follow-up
        • Monitoring

          Coffee break and visiting of partners booths : 10h30 – 11h00

          Saturday 07th december, session 3 : 11h00 – 12h00

          Workshop 7 Mandibular repositioning devices – How to prescribe and which follow-up for OSAHS patients? 

          Partnership : RESMED

          Head : Dr Frédéric Chidiac (Valence), Ludovic Baratier

          Program :

          • Oral Assessment: Dental and Periodontal Assessment
          • Indications and contraindications of mandibular advanced orthosis
          • Fingerprinting and placement of the orthotics
          • Titration, follow-up and side effects
          • Renewal of the prescription of the orthosis
          • Taking over and repayments

          Workshop 8 Remote tracking and personalized coaching : their role in support to maximize treatment adherence of PAP treatment.

          Partnership : Philips Santé à Domicile

          Head : Dr Agathe Bridoux (Lyon), Dr Abdel Latif El Hallak (Evecquemont)

          Program :

            Workshop 9 Sleep apnea in children : when to conduct a polysomnography? When to suggest an adenoid-tonsillar surgery?

            Head : Dr Pierre-Jean Monteyrol (Bordeaux), Julien Briffod (Paris)

            Program :

            • What solutions to treat or avoid deficits in jaw growth responsible of sleep breathing resistance (prevention, absent-mindedness, disjunction) in children?

            Saturday 07th december, session 4 : 12h00 – 13h00

            Workshop 10 Nasal surgery and rhinomanometry?

            Head : Dr Nicolas Beck (Dijon)

            Program :

            • Anatomical reminder on the nasal pyramid structure, including on the inernal and external valve
            • Evaluation of the nasal obstruction
              • Clinical
              • Paraclinical (rhinomanometry and acoustic rhinometry)
              • Clinical trial study
            • Care
              • Medical
              • Surgical (septoplasty/rhinoseptoplasty)

            Workshop 11 The importance of polygraph in children?

            Head : Dr Françoise Durand, Dr Sarah Hartley (Paris)

            Program :

            • In what cases does the question arise?
            • PG versus PSG: Literature Review
            • Scorching a record, foiling traps
            • How can the “performance” of polygraphy in children be improved
            • Summary and future prospects

            Workshop 12 Emerging modalities in OSA treatment : CPAP to myofunctional therapy

            Head : Dr Venkata Koka (Paris), Dr Andrea De Vito (Italie)

            Program :

            • Identification of the traits contributing to OSA
            • PALM scale categorization
            • Phenotype Interaction
            • Emerging Tools for identifying phenotypes for a precision model approach
            • Predictors of success and failure of conventional treatments and surgery
            • Discuss new modalities like pharmacotherapy and myofunctional therapy

            Saturday 07th december, session 5 : 14h00 – 15h00

            Workshop 13 Positional OSAHS : Practical issues and therapeutic innovations

            Head : Pr Armin Bidarian-Moniri (Faro, Portugal)

            Program :

            • Physiopathology
            • Literature review
            • Diagnostic
            • Therapeutics proposals:
              • MOA
              • Pasuldo
              • Night balance and night shift
              • Mattress and pillow

            Workshop 14 Ambulatory polygraph – advanced : when to ask for a polygraph?

            Head : Dr Gabriel Roisman (Paris)

            Program :

            • Sleep and physiology
            • Technical read
            • Pitfalls
            • Practical interpretation of several recordings
            • Discussion

            Workshop 15 Recognize and treat restless legs syndrome

            Head : Dr Houria Khemliche (Paris), Dr Farida Djouadi (Paris)

            Program :

            • Clinical cases OAS and restless legs syndrom
            • Clinics  ans diagnosis of the restless legs syndrom
            • Physiopathology
            • Therapeutics strategy