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16th Annual London MDT Head & Neck Imaging Course

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This popular course has run annually at Northwick Park Hospital since 2007 and is now being run over three days.

The course is suitable for: Core Trainees, Specialty Trainees in ENT, OMFS & Head & Neck Surgery and Radiology.  Consultants, Staff and Associate Specialists in ENT, OMFS, Head & Neck Radiology.

MOTIVATED FACULTY WHO ARE EXPERTS IN THEIR FIELD - AND ARE TEACHERS!

 Course format & highlights:

  • Novel multidisciplinary case-based, tutorial and workshop teaching format (paired radiologist & surgeon)
  • Library of digital images and edited video archives taken from clinic and operating theatre, in cross reference to corresponding PACs imaging.
  • Potential/actual complications
  • Direct clinical relationship and correlation, emphasising relevant surgical anatomy and pathology in context of evolving imaging modalities
  • National/International Imaging Standards defined with relevance of audit and research to teaching
  • Medico-legal complications

DATES FOR NOVEMBER 2019 TO BE POSTED SHORTLY

CPD Approved and Quality assured by: ENT UK (Day 1 = 7 CPD points, Day 2 = 7 CPD points & Day 3 = 6 CPD points)

Course fees include lunch & all refreshments.

Course dinner (in a local restaurant) on the evening of day 2 is also included in the course fee

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Topics - Day 1 : Fundamentals in Acute Imaging

  • Plain film imaging & acute on-call in ENT & OMFS
  • Imaging in acute trauma & airway emergencies
  • Ultrasound - benefits & limitations
  • Imaging for sugical management of ultrasound of major salivary, thyroid & parathyroid gland
  • Head & neck imaging outside of the radiology department
  • Ultrasound workshops

 

Topics - Day 2 : Fundamentals in Correlative Imaging

  • Head & neck cancer imaging
  • Imaging in sino-nasal disease
  • Hands-on flexible nasendoscopy
  • CPD workshops: i. cross-sectional imaging.  ii. Radiological anatomy of the paranasal sinuses. iii. Radiological anatomy/clinical imaging of the TMJ. iv. Radiology anatomy of the temporal bone. v. Radiological anatomy of the facial bones.

 

Topics - Day 3 : Advanced

  • Optimised imaging for management of middle-ear disease
  • Challenges in sino-nasal/skull base disease
  • Transoral laser surgery & the larynx
  • Interventional radiology in head & neck disease management
  • Imaging for minimally invasive head & neck disease management
  • Imaging for post-operative complications
  • New developments - interface imaging techniques

 

Feedback from November 2018

Day 1:

88% strongly agreed that the aims of the meeting were well-defined. 

76% strongly agreed that the defined aims of the meeting were achieved.  

100% strongly ageed that the meeting was well organised.

84% strongly agreed that the course fulfilled their educational requirements

  • Great day, very clinically applicable
  • Delighted to have attended, it was well organised and presentations were full of key information.
  • Very useful for ENT & OMFS trainees
  • Really useful for revision of fundamental knowledge
  • Ultrasound workshop was fun and enjoyable

Day 2:

96% strongly agreed that the aims of the meeting were well-defined. 

96% strongly agreed that the defined aims of the meeting were achieved.  

100% strongly ageed that the meeting was well organised.

92% strongly agreed that the course fulfilled their educational requirements

  • Very well organised
  • CBD workshops very good
  • Excellent course with enthusiatic and knowledgable staff
  • Enjoyable teaching, full of knowledge, thank you for this beneficial course
  • Fantastic cases and faculty

Day 3:

76% strongly agreed that the aims of the meeting were well-defined. 

88% strongly agreed that the defined aims of the meeting were achieved.  

90% strongly ageed that the meeting was well organised.

80% strongly agreed that the course fulfilled their educational requirements

  • Very well organised - brilliant!
  • Very useful for the exam-going candidate
  • Good revision of maxilla/mandible pathology and imaging




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