Prof Máximo-Alberto Diez Ulloa
eccElearning Spine Surgery Education Programme Faculty
Prof Máximo-Alberto Diez Ulloa is a highly experienced Spine Surgeon and a key member of the eccElearning Spine Surgery Education Programme faculty.
The eccElearning Spine Surgery Faculty is made up of over 140 expert spine surgeons and educators. They have collectively supported the development of the world’s first comprehensive, online postgraduate education programme in a medical sub-speciality, spine surgery.
Máximo-Alberto Diez Ulloa, Prof
- University Health Center, Santiago de Compostela
Contributions of Prof Máximo-Alberto Diez Ulloa
Lecture: Clinical Presentation, Diagnostic Workup and Classification of Degenerative Lumbar Spondylosis
In this lecture, the importance of clinical findings over imaging findings are emphasised. The three overlapping phases of spinal column degeneration are explained in detail, followed by a discussion of the proposed causes of pain in lumbar spondylosis. The role of diagnostic modalities in lumbar disc are explained and the conditions in which imaging is absolutely mandatory are presented.