Rhinoplasty and Septoplasty Skills on Thiel Cadavers

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

Event Dates
17 Sep 2019 - 17 Sep 2019

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This one-day course held in the Surgical Skills Centre, involves a competency based approach to Septoplasty and Rhinoplasty Techniques for a maximum of 10 ENT Surgical Trainees. Candidates will be working in pairs on a Thiel fixed cadaver based work station. A series of structured exercises have been devised so that trainees can complete a variety septorhinoplasty simulations covering the following:

Mid columella and hemitranfixion incisions
Hump reduction and osteotomies
Tip sculpturing and basic tip suturing
Spreader graft
Dorsal graft
Columella strut