British Society of Otology (BSO) Programme

Wednesday 4 July 2018, 14.15-15.15

Symposium: Middle Ear Surgery

Chair: Mr Chris Aldren, Consultant ENT Surgeon, Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust, UK 

Revision stapes surgery
Mr Jeremy Lavy, Consultant Ear Surgeon, Royal National Throat, Nose & Ear Hospital, UK

Total ossicular reconstruction
Professor Manohar BanceProfessor of Otology and Skull Base Surgery, University of Cambridge, UK

Partial ossicular reconstruction
Mr Chris Aldren, Consultant ENT Surgeon, Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust, UK 

Cartilage tympanoplasty
Mr Peter ValentineConsultant Otologist, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, UK

Paediatric myringoplasty
Mr Philip Robinson

Panel Discussion


Wednesday 4 July 2018, 15.15-16.15

Symposium: Otoendoscopy

Chair: Mr Attilla Dezso

Endoscopic ear surgery – the new normal of otology?
Mr Chris Coulson, Consultant ENT surgeon at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham

Cholesteatoma management, TEES, combined or microscopic
Mr Arun Iyer, Consultant ENT Surgeon & Otologist, University Hospital Monklands, Scotland 

FC28.1 Stem Cell Therapies For Sensorineural Hearing Loss – Examining The Role Of Glial Cells
Sameer Mallick, University of Sheffield, UK

Endoscopic use of porcine collagen matrix graft in middle ear surgery
Mr Attilla Dezso

Endoscopic Ear Surgery – Starting out
Mr Peter Valentine, Consultant Otologist, Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, UK

How to set up an otoendoscopy service
Maarten De Wolf, Consultant Otorhinolaryngologist, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Discussion


Thursday 5 July 2018, 10.00-11.00

Symposium: Where Next For The Dizzy Patient?

Chair: Professor Peter Rea

Speakers:

Where next for Meniere’s Disease?
Mr John Phillips, Consultant ENT surgeon, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Where next for vestibular implants?
Mr Neil Donnelly

FC 38.1 Video Head Impulse Testing prior to mastoid surgery in the paediatric population
Mr Sunil Sharma, Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Central Causes for Vertigo: An enduring source of fear and confusion
Professor John Rutka, Professor of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Vestibular Migraine
Miss Louisa Murdin

Discussion


Thursday 5 July 2018, 11.45-13.15

Cadaver Dissection

Chair: Mr Manohar Bance, Professsor of Otology and Skull Base Surgery, University of Cambridge, UK 

Session 1

Dissector: Professor Shakeel Saeed, Professor of Otology / Neuro-otology University College London, Ear Institute, Consultant ENT and Skullbase Surgeon, Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, and National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London, UK

Cortical mastoid
Posterior tympanotomy
RW exposure
RW CI insertion
Scala vestibuli insertion (removal of incus but preservation of stapes superstructure) – optional depending on time
Second turn opening – optional depending on time

Session 2

Dissector: Mr Mike Wareing

Raising of TM flap
Harvesting of tragal or cymbal cartilage
Trimming and insertion of underlay cartilage graft
PORP insertion
TORP insertion
Epitympanotomy
Inferior extension of posterior tympanotomy and skeletonization of vertical facial nerve – optional depending on time
Modified radical mastoidectomy


Thursday 5 July 2018, 14.15-15.15

Symposium: Cochlear Implants

Chair: Mr Philip Robinson

Speakers:

Update on cochlear implantation
Mr Steve Broomfield, ENT Consultant, University Hospitals Bristol, UK

Hearing preservation in cochlear implantation
Mr Iain Bruce, Consultant Paediatric Otolaryngologist, Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital

Cochlear implant failures and reimplantation surgery
Mr Jeremy Lavy, Consultant ENT Surgeon, Royal National Throat, Nose & Ear Hospital, London, UK

Variations in size and shape of the human cochlea and its implications for Cochlear Implantation
Mr Manohar Bance, Professor of Otology and Skull Base Surgery, University of Cambridge, UK 

Discussion


Thursday 5 July 2018, 15.15-16.15

Symposium: Middle ear implants and bone anchored hearing aids

Chair: Joe Toner

Speakers:

Commissioning of implant services
Professor Chris Raine MBE, Consultant Otorhinolaryngologist, Bradford Royal Infirmary, UK

Middle ear implants
Dr Henning Frenzel

FC62.1 Noise Induced Hearing Loss : Diagnosis and borderline cases
Madhup Chaurasia, United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust, UK

Totally Implantable Hearing Implants
Mr Anirvan Banerjee, Lead Clinician, Children’s Hearing Service, Teesside and North Yorkshire, UK

The ADHEAR Hearing System: A Novel Adhesive retained hearing device
Ms Ann-Louise McDermott, Consultant Paediatric Otolaryngologist, Birmingham Children’s Hospital, UK

Discussion


Friday 6 July 2018, 10.00-11.00

Update: Otology

Chair: Mr Dan Jiang, Consultant Otolaryngologist, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Speakers:

Balloon dilatation of Eustachian Tube
Mr James Tysome, Cambridge University Hospitals, UK

Patulous eustachian tube management
Mr Ian Bottrill, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK

Intratympanic therapy for Meniere’s disease
Professor Peter Rea

Management of sudden sensorineural hearing loss
Mr Steve Broomfield, ENT Consultant, University Hospital Bristol, UK

Referral pathways for auditory implants
Mr James Ramsden

Discussion


Friday 6th July 2018, 11:45-13:15

Cadaver Dissection

Chair: Mr Manohar Bance, Professor of Otology and Skull Base Surgery, University of Cambridge, UK 

Session 1

Dissector: Professor Per Caye-Thomasen, Otologist, Neuro-otologist and Senior Skull Base Surgeon, ORL-HNS University Clinic, Copenhagen, Denmark

Skeletonisation of sigmoid
Skeletonization of SSCs
Identification of ELS
Transmastoid occlusion of SSCC
Labyrinthectomy
Identification of jugular bulb
Skeletonisation of IAC
Identification of VII and VIII nerves in IAC

Session 2

Dissector: Professor Per Caye-ThomasenOtologist, Neuro-otologist and Senior Skull Base Surgeon, ORL-HNS University Clinic, Copenhagen, Denmark

Cochlectomy
Skeletonisation of vertical (if not done) and horizontal facial nerve
Skeletonisation of internal carotid artery


Friday 6 July 2018, 11.45-13.15

Specialty Keynote: Hearing Loss Through The Ages

Chair: Mr Chris Aldren, Consultant ENT Surgeon, Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Speakers:

Hearing loss, aging and public health
Associate Professor Frank Lin, Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Geriatric Medicine, Mental Health and Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA

Genetics of otitis media
Mr Mahmood Bhutta, Consultant Otologist and Academic Lead in ENT at Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals, UK

100,000 Genomes project
Mr Gerry O’Donoghue

Why do children get chronic ear disease? The Bristol cohort study and beyond
Mr Philip ClampConsultant in ENT and Skull Base Surgery at University Hospitals Bristol, UK

Panel discussion