Endoscopic Sinus Surgery by Cadaver Dissection (FESS1)

Event Location
Cuschieri Skills Centre, University of Dundee, UK

Event Dates
02 Nov 2016 - 02 Nov 2016

Event Website

Event Cost


Endorsed by:

(ideally for CT1 – ST4)

This course of individual work station based surgical dissection using cadaver specimens’ aims to provide trainees with a chance to become familiar with nasal endoscope and instrument handling.  Understanding of the detailed anatomy of the lateral wall of the nose and the anterior paranasal sinuses will be gained by practical surgical dissection exercises.

  • competency based approach to surgery
  • facility provides individual work stations equipped to a high level
  • structured curriculum

Educational aims:

Gain experience by simulation of:

  • Uncinectomy
  • Bulla resction
  • Defining the ground lamella
  • Anterior ethmoidectomy,
  • Middle meatal antrostomy,
  • Sphenopalatine artery ligation,

Course Fee

£175 for Scottish based attendees / £275 for attendees based out with Scotland

NHS Education for cotland (NES)