This 3-day course is organized in cooperation with the International Forum for the Study of Itch.
The aim of the itch course is to provide the newest data on the pathogenesis, classification, clinical manifestation, diagnostics and therapy of this bothersome and difficult to treat symptom. The lectures will be delivered by the leaders in the field of pruritus research.
The lectures will be interspersed with interactive workshops and case presentations demonstrated by both the lecturers and course participants. After the course, participants should be able to recognize different pruritus types, propose diagnostic workflow for itchy patients and effectively treat the most common forms of pruritus.
The course will finish with the discussion on difficult patients providing relevant clues for unique patients with itch.