Program

“Sinus Academy” in Berlin

3rd International Hands-on FESS Course 2018

Program day 1 (Thursday, October 18th)
 

09:30     Welcome, introduction and hand-outs
    Weber
09.45   Lecture and demonstration: Systematic approach to equipment and instruments   Weber
Hosemann
Kühnel
 
10:30   Lecture and demonstration: CT-Analysis with navigation system
Exercise: Delineate individual anatomy of specimen
  Kühnel
Hosemann
Weber
 
11:15   Master dissection and hands-on dissection*: Nasal endoscopy, endoscopic septoplasty, handling of the middle turbinate (concha bullosa)
 
  Hosemann
12:00   Lunch
 
   
13:00   Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*: Uncinectomy / infundibulotomy, maxillary sinus ostium, middle meatal antrostomy type 1-3
 
  Weber
14:30   Coffee break
 
   
15:00   Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*: Anterior ethmoidectomy, dissection of the retrobullar and suprabullar recess, dissection of the frontal recess, frontal sinus drainage type I, IIa
 
  Hosemann
17:30   End of day 1
 
   
19:00   Course dinner    
         
* One whole specimen is available for two participants (one side at disposal for each participant). Dissection is done on a rotating basis.  
 
 
 
 

Program day 2 (Friday, October 19th)
 

08:30     Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*: Posterior ethmoidectomy, spheno-ethmoidal recess, sphenoid ostium, transnasal / transethmoidal / transethmoidal-transnasal sphenoidotomy
 
    Hosemann
10:30   Coffee break
 
   
11:00   Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*: Dissection of vessels: sphenopalatine artery, anterior / middle / posterior ethmoidal artery
 
  Weber
Kühnel
13:00   Lunch
 
   
14:00   Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*: Management of complications : orbital decompression (endonasal decompression, lateral canthotomy and inferior cantholysis), duraplasty
 
  Kühnel
15:30   Lecture, master dissection and hands-on dissection*: Turbinoplasty of the inferior turbinate and posterior translacrimal approach to maxillary sinus
 
  Weber
16:30   Final test and Evaluation of FESS Course
Coffee break
 
  Hosemann
Kühnel
Weber
 
17:00   Closing ceremony and certificates
 
  Hosemann
Kühnel
Weber
       
* One whole specimen is available for two participants (one side at disposal for each participant). Dissection is done on a rotating basis.