Description

Please Note:
Closing date is Wednesday 19th December 2018

This is a two day, hands-on dissection course aimed at ST level trainees in Otolaryngology. The main aim of the course is to teach the surgical anatomy and steps of important head and neck procedures.

There will be an optional emergency ENT procedures component on the afternoon session of the second day. Using fresh/frozen cadavers, two trainees will be allocated to each table working in pairs. There will be excellent supervision provided during this course by experienced faculty members in the relevant speciality.

The provisional lists of topics are:

Head and Neck
Parotidectomy
Submandibular gland excision
Thyroidectomy
Total laryngectomy
Deep neck spaces / neck dissection

Emergency ENT surgery
Tracheostomy
Sphenopalatine artery ligation
Lateral canthotomy
Anterior ethmoidal artery ligation
Drainage of peri-orbital abscess
Frontal sinus trephine