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2nd Southampton Phonosurgery Course

2nd Southampton Phonosurgery Course

2nd Southampton Phonosurgery Course

 

An intense two day surgical course that focusses on the endoscopic management of voice (and airway disease). Laser safety certificate, practical skills in CO2 laser surgery, microdebridement, microphonosurgery, microsurgical skills. 

Special Guest Speaker – Dr Jean Abitbol

Registration fees:

Dissectors £660.00 (£600 for BLA Members)

Non-Dissectors £100

 

For further information please email: adminphonosurgery@uhs.nhs.uk or visit www.southamptonphonosurgerycourse.co.uk

 

Date: Friday, 20 March 2020 to Saturday, 21 March 2020

 

Location: Clinical Skills Department, South Academic Block, University Southampton Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD

 

Date: 
Friday, 20 March, 2020 to Saturday, 21 March, 2020
Location: 
Clinical Skills Department, South Academic Block, University Southampton Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD
 
 
 
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6th Manchester TNO, Advanced Instrumentation and Balloon Delatation in the Office, Hands-on Mannequin, Practical Workshop

6th Manchester TNO, Advanced Instrumentation and Balloon Delatation in the Office, Hands-on Mannequin, Practical Workshop

This course is aimed at Consultants & Trainees in Otolaryngology, Gastroenterology & Upper GI Surgeons who want to advance their knowledge in the diagnosis & management of upper aerodigestive
tract diseases.The focus of the course will be on training in the use of Transnasal Oesophagoscopy (TNO) & balloon dilatation of the cricopharyngeal, Oesophageal strictures & instrumentation.

Venue: The University of Manchester Innovation Centre (UMIC), Grafton Street, Manchester.
M13 9XX- Pay Parking at Multistorey car park on Grafton street

Course Fee: Early bird fee up to 31st December 2019 - £200
Late registration from 1st January 2020 - £250

Course Convenor: Yakubu Karagama, Manchester

Faculty: Mark Watson (UK), Ken Uzoka, (UK) Alan Li (UK), Alistair Makin (UK), Prof Hans Mahieu (Netherlands), Jason Dunn UK, Prof Saud Ishaq UK

Covering:
• Contemporary Indications for Office Based TNO
• Instrumentation Pharnyx, larynx and oesophagus via TNO
• Laser via TNO under Local anaesthesia
• Laryngeal biopsy via TNO under LA
• Tracheo-oesophageal puncture via TNO under LA
• Technique of TNO & Interpretation of TNO
• Interpretation of Barium Swallow & Video Fluoroscopy
• The Cricopharyngeal Disorders, Pharyngeal Pouch, Reflux
• Inflammatory, Neurological & Neoplastic Diseases of the Oesophagus
• Indications and Advanced Techniques of Esophageal Dilatation
• Laryngeal Suspension Surgery for Dysphagia
• Hands-On Training on TNO and Advanced Balloon Dilatation Techniques
• Cricopharyngeal inlet patch- diagnosis and management
• Flexible endoscopic management of pharyngeal pouch

Date: 
Wednesday, 25 March, 2020
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UMIC
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13th Manchester Phonosurgery and Neurolaryngology Fresh Frozen Cadaver Dissection

13th Manchester Phonosurgery and Neurolaryngology Fresh Frozen Cadaver Dissection

Yakubu Karagama (Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Specialist) is delighted to invite surgeons for training to be held at
the University of Manchester Medical School. ENT doctors wanting to further their knowledge in the field of laryngology
will benefit from working closely over two days with globally renowned surgeons for enhanced surgical application.

 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE VISIT www.phonosurgerycourse.com

Date: 
Thursday, 26 March, 2020 to Friday, 27 March, 2020
Location: 
Manchester Surgical Skills & Simulation Centre The University of Manchester Medical School Stopford Building Oxford Road Manchester
 
 
 
 
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The Emergency Airway - Front of Neck Access

The Emergency Airway - Front of Neck Access

IMPORTANT UPDATE :

As a responsible and caring organisation the safety of the BLA members, delegates and staff, as well as all surgeons and the patients they serve are the highest priority. Minimising risk and the challenges presented by the emerging COVID-19 pandemic means that we are taking decisions that ensure that our doctors stay close to their hospitals and healthcare centers.  

The BLA has made the decision to responsibly postpone the BLA Study Day “The Emergency Airway – Front of Neck Access”  that was due to be held at the The Royal College of Surgeons of England, Monday, 30th March 2020.

Once a new date for the course has been confirmed and finalised we will advise accordingly

 

COURSE CONVENORS: 

Prof David Howard and Mr Guri Sandhu

 

SPEAKERS INCLUDE: 

Chad Al Yaghchi, Margaret Ashcroft, Tina Ferguson, Henry Lewith, Prof David Howard and Guri Sandhu.

 

This one day programme includes both theoretical and practical sessions and topics to be covered include :-

 

  • Anatomy/physiology of the upper airway
  • Indications for Tracheostomy temporary/permanent
  • Tubes – types, securing, etc
  • Emergencies – occlusions, plugging, bleeding

 

“The Emergency Airway – Front of Neck Access”

The course has been accredited by ENT UK with 7 CPD Points

 

FROM 08:00

REGISTRATION & COFFEE

08:50–09:00

Welcome Address

PROF DAVID HOWARD

 

09:00-09:20

Anatomy/physiology of the upper airway

CHAD AL YAGHCHI

09:20-09:45

Indications for Tracheostomy –

temporary/permanent

MR GURI SANDHU

 

09:45-10:15

Buying time in the acute compromised airway – Alternatives to tracheostomy in a critical airway

CATRIONA FERGUSON

10:15-10:20

Emergency tracheostomy

PROF DAVID HOWARD

10:20-10:30

COFFEE & DISCUSSIOIN

10:30-11:00

Tracheostomy – insertion, percutaneous and open surgery

MR GURI SANDHU

 

11:00-11:20

Tube types

HENRY LEWITH

 

11:20-11:50

Tracheostomy management, communication

MARGARET ASHCROFT

11:50-12:20

The Intensive/Critical Care Unit –

Humidification, bronchoscopy, weaning, etc!

HENRY LEWITH

 

120-12:30

Questions

 

12:30 – 13:30

LUNCH

13:30 – 14:30

Case Scenarios.  Complications.  Management

MARGARET ASHCROFT

14:30 – 16:00

PRACTICAL

 

Elective Surgical Tracheostomy

 

Percutaneous tracheostomy

 

Fiberoptic Intubation LMA

 

Emergency cricothyroidotomy and

tracheostomy

 

 

 

 

ALL FACULTY

16:00

QUESTIONS AND FEEBACK

 

 

Places are limited to allow for meaningful exchange.

 

BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT

 

REGISTRATION FEES: 

Consultants: £190 (BLA members £150)

Trainees/SLTs/AHPs : £160 (BLA members £130)

  

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT DION BASSETT, COURSE ADMINISTRATOR AT enquiries@britishlaryngological.org 

Date: 
Monday, 30 March, 2020
Location: 
The Royal College of Surgeons of England, 35-43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields London, WC2A 3PE
30 Mar 2020
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Emergency Airway Course

Postponed until further notice
The Emergency Airway - Front of Neck Access (ENT UK 7 CPD points)
30th March 2020 - The Royal College of Surgeons, London