Description

This two day course is a combination of short lectures and practical hands on sessions using cadaveric material aimed at Senior Trainees and Consultants in Otolaryngology. The course will offer the unique opportunity to learn and perform the following soft tissue techniques: ‘island’ and ‘butterfly’ graft tympanoplasty, pinnaplasty, mid temporal flap, temporoparietal flap, Modified radical mastoidectomy and obliteration, conchomeatoplasty techniques and blind sac closure with middle ear implant. This course is designed to enable the participants to go through each procedure step by step and perform them on fresh frozen cadaveric heads. Each procedure will be introduced with a 15 minute ‘Step by step’ lecture followed by an opportunity to perform the procedure on fresh frozen cadaveric heads under the supervision of experts in the field.Target AudienceSenior Trainees and Consultants in OtolaryngologyLearning StyleEach procedure will be introduced with a 15 minute ‘Step by step’ lecture followed by an opportunity to perform the procedure on fresh frozen cadaveric heads under the supervision of experts in the fieldAims & ObjectivesThis course is designed to enable the participants to go through each procedure step by step and perform them on fresh frozen cadaveric heads under the supervision of experts in the fieldLearning OutcomesOn completion of the course participants will be able to perform the following operations under supervision: – Canal wall up (combined approach tympanoplasty) and Canal wall down mastoidectomy – Conchomeatoplasty – ‘Island’ and ‘Butterfly’ graft tympanoplasty – Pinnaplasty – Mid temporal and Temporoparietal flaps – Mastoid cavity obliteration and blind sac closure with middle ear implantsAdditional InformationThis two day course is a combination of short lectures and practical hands on sessions using cadaveric material aimed at Senior Trainees and Consultants in Otolaryngology. The course will offer the unique opportunity to learn and perform the following soft tissue techniques: ‘island’ and ‘butterfly’ graft tympanoplasty, pinnaplasty, mid temporal flap, temporoparietal flap, Modified radical mastoidectomy and obliteration, conchomeatoplasty techniques and blind sac closure with middle ear implant. This course is designed to enable the participants to go through each procedure step by step and perform them on fresh frozen cadaveric heads. Each procedure will be introduced with a 15 minute ‘Step by step’ lecture followed by an opportunity to perform the procedure on fresh frozen cadaveric heads under the supervision of experts in the field.