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Lecture Details

Running An IOM Case
Mr Martyn Thompson

Martyn has worked in Neurophysiology for over 25 years. He has been employed by Trusts across the north of England (Mid-Yorkshire, Calderdale and Huddersfield, Hull and East Yorkshire) before moving to Leeds to become Lead Physiologist in Intraoperative Neuromonitoring in 2016. Whilst at Calderdale he was appointed Project Lead and they became the first Neurophysiology department in the UK to obtain UKAS IQIPS accreditation.

In addition to IOM, he has experience in many neurophysiological investigations including brainstem auditory evoked potentials, peripheral nerve investigations, electrophysiology of vision, EEG and sleep EEG.  He has a teaching qualification (PTLLS) and Certificate in Management Studies from the University of Huddersfield. He has previously been a Work Based Assessor and supervised students through their own training programs.  Martyn is a Fellow member of ANS and member of Neuromonitoring UK. 


The presentation will focus on the practical aspects of running spinal cases from request to final report.