1st Coblation & Paediatric Surgical Airways Course

Event Location
Newcastle Surgical Training Centre, United Kingdom

Event Dates
29 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018

Event Website
http://www.nstcsurg.org

Event Cost
£175

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COBLATION™ course will feature scientific lectures, workshops and open discussions, enabling the delegate to learn more about COBLATION™ tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy and to obtain certification of attendance. The subject around different methods of tonsillar tissue removal is explored in depth as well as step-by-step guides to best practice. PAEDIATRIC SURGICAL AIRWAYS – content will include animal models enabling the understanding of the principles and practice of procedures such as aryepiglottoplasty, arytenoidectomy, foreign body retrieval, balloon dilatation of stenosis, tracheostomy, laryngotracheal reconstruction, cricothyroid reconstruction

 

CONTENT AND DELIVERY

The programme is based on trainees

rotating through specifically designed

skill stations. These will be interspersed

by a few short didactic lectures.

TARGET AUDIENCE : ST4 – ST8

 COBLATION™ technology explained

 COBLATION™ set up

 COBLATION™ Tonsillectomy/adenoidectomy

 COBLATION™ a Surgeons view

 COBLATION™ hands on workshop

 Use of ventilating bronchoscope and airway

foreign body retrieval

 Balloon dilatation of subglottic/tracheal stenosis

 Paediatric tracheostomy

 Aryepiglottoplasty

 Arytenoidectomy

 LTR & CTR

REGISTRATION FEE

£175

Includes refreshments,

morning break and lunch

 

OBJECTIVES

 Understand core principles of

COBLATION™ in ENT and how it

differs from other RF devices

 Increase knowledge of using

COBLATION™ technology in

tonsillectomy procedures

 Selecting appropriate patients for the

procedures to ensure good patient

outcomes

 Understand practical approach to wide

variety of surgical airway procedures

COURSE DIRECTOR

Mr Gerry Siou –

Consultant, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals

Faculty – t/c

Mr Stephen Powell – Consultant Newcastle Trust

Ms Claire McLarnon – Consultant Newcastle Trust

Ms Kate Blackmore- Consultant South Tees Trust

Mr Derek Bosman- Consultant South Tees Trust

Mr Frank Stafford- Consultant Newcastle Trust

Mr Nick Dawe, Newcastle Trust

Representatives from Smith and Nephew

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