Practical ENT for Primary Care Course 2019

Postgraduate Training Centre, 

Derriford Hospital, 

Plymouth,

PL6 8DH.

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Course Objectives.

  • Diagnosis and evidence-based treatment of common diseases of the Ears, Nose and Throat in primary care
  • Identification of patients that require urgent referral to the hospital

Schedule

Day 1 (Monday 28 October, 9:00am -16:30pm)

Topics covered:

  • Pertinent anatomy and physiology
  • “Doctor, is it my sinuses?”
  • Red flags in Head and Neck
  • Care Pathways in Rhinology
  • “Doctor, my ear is running”
  • Funny turns and falls
  • Red flags in Otology

Day 2 (Tuesday 29 October, 8:30am – 17:00pm)

Topics Covered: 
Clinical skills stations
  • Otoscopy on models
  • Slide presentations of ear pathology
  • Examining Patients
  • Rhinoscopy
  • Slide presentations of nose pathology
  • Examining patients
Afternoon sessions
  • The Hallpike test
  • The Epley manoeuvre
  • Skin prick tests
  • Nasal medications
  • Tracheostomy tubes and speaking valves

This is a two-day event, however, tickets are available to buy for a single day of the course only. 

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