Endoscopic Sinus Surgery by Cadaver Dissection (FESS1)

Event Location
Dundee Institute for Healthcare Simulation, University of Dundee Surgical Skills Centre, Level 5, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, United Kingdom

Event Dates
11 Nov 2019 - 11 Nov 2019

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This Course, using Thiel cadaveric specimens’ provides trainees with the skills 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
Anterior Endoscopic Sinus Surgery approaches
Includes SPA ligation
Facility provides individual work stations equipped to a high level
Structured curriculum
Educational aims:
Gain experience by simulation of:

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