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Emergency Head and Neck Surgery Cadaver Course

ENT Surgery
Last Date
Wed, 09 Oct 2019
Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre (CASC) - Thomson Building, University of Glasgow - University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
Please Note:
Closing date: Wednesday 11th September 2019.

The course gives hands-on refresher training for consultants and senior trainees in ENT emergencies that occur in areas outside their sub-specialty using fresh frozen cadavers. Non-consultant career grade doctors might also wish to register.

The course will be modular covering the specific procedures noted below. Participants would be expected to cover 2 modules or all 3 if time permits.

Delegate/cadaver ratio will be 2:1

Module 1 - Rhinology

  • SPA ligation
  • Anterior ethmoid artery ligation
  • Drainage of peri-orbital abcess
  • Lateral canthotomy
  • Frontal sinus trephining

Module 2 - Head and Neck

  • Neck exploration targetting IJV, carotid artery, parapharyngeal/neck abcess drainage
  • Tracheostomy/cricothyrotomy

Module 3 - Otology

  • Cortical mastoidectomy

Course Director
Mr Arunachalam Iyer
Monklands Hospital

West of Scotland ENT Consultants

Fees and Booking


All Dates

  • Wed, 09 Oct 2019


  • Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre
  • Glasgow University
  • Thomson Building
  • University Avenue
  • G12 8QQ


The Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre was established through the generous support of the William and Elizabeth Davies Charitable Foundation. It is a state of the art facility that aims to raise clinical standards, anatomical knowledge and surgical skills through the provision of world class education and training.