International Newsround July 2019

Welcome to the July 2019 issue of ENT & Audiology News Digital International Newsround. Please get in touch if you'd like to write a report for International Newsround.

From the editor JulAug19

Declan Costello, MA, MBBS, FRCS(ORL-HNS), Editor, ENT & Audiology News; Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon, Wexham Park Hospital, Slough, Berkshire, UK. E: d.costello@nhs.net Welcome We are delighted to launch this current edition of ENT & Audiology News from Brussels,...

ENT in this issue...Rhinoplasty

Joanne Rimmer, MBBS, MA(Hons)Cantab, FRCS(ORL‑HNS), Consultant Otolaryngologist / Rhinologist, Monash Health, Melbourne, Australia. E: rimmer.joanne@gmail.com Rhinoplasty may be done purely for aesthetic reasons, as an essential part of a functional septorhinoplasty, or for a combination of both cosmetic and functional...

Audiology in this issue...Amplification 2019

Gareth Smith, MSc, AuD, Consultant Clinical Scientist (Audiology), Southend University Hospital, UK. E: Gareth.Smith@southend.nhs.uk In previous areas of the Audiology Features Section, this theme would have been called ‘Hearing Aids’. With the increased interest in ‘over-the-counter’ or ‘direct-to-consumer’ devices, we...

History of ENT - Murder most foul, strange and unnatural

Hamlet written by William Shakespeare at the very beginning of the 17th century has definite otological interest. The whole play is about young Prince Hamlet’s revenge for his father’s murder. The king is killed by Hamlet’s wicked uncle, who then...

International Newsround June 2019

Welcome to the June 2019 issue of ENT & Audiology News Digital International Newsround. We are delighted to congratulate Nash Patil on his impending Presidency of the Irish Otolaryngology Society, and to hear that there is promise of a strong Irish presence at BACO 2020 in Birmingham! Please get in touch if you'd like to write a report for International Newsround.

In conversation with Nash Patil and Gerry O’Donoghue

In celebration of Nash Patil’s inauguration as President of the Irish Otolaryngology Society (IOS), we dropped by to ask him a few questions, along with Gerry O’Donoghue, BACO 2020 Master. We’re particularly pleased to hear that Nash is looking forward...

Abstracts for BACO 2020 oral, poster and instructional sessions now open

Submissions for oral and poster presentation abstracts and instructional sessions are now open for BACO 2020 (taking place at the ICC in Birmingham, 8-10 July). All submissions must be made via the BACO 2020 website, where you can also find...

In conversation with Dr Abitbol- a Q&A by Vasasnt Oswal

Interview by Vasant Oswal of Dr Abitbol, Ancien Chef de Clinique at the University of Paris, France. Vasant Oswal Dr Abitbol Dr Abitbol developed innovative diagnostic and therapeutic techniques, which include vocal dynamic exploration to look at the vocal folds...

International Relief Agency (IMRA) Charity Cochlear Implant Surgery event in Karachi Pakistan

Report by: Dr Imtiaz Ather Siddiqui, ENT Consultant, Chiniot General Hospital, Korangi Karachi Charity is a very old phenomenon in the human race. The International Relief Agency (IMRA) is a registered charity with its operational headquarters in Manchester, UK, and...

Royal Society Medicine Otology Section Review 2018/19

Report by: Aileen Lambert, RSM Otology AOT Trainee Rep It has been another fascinating year of stimulating presentations at the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) Otology section meetings. A wide-reaching programme of current issues within the subspecialty was presented by...

International Newsround May 2019

Welcome to the May 2019 issue of ENT & Audiology News Digital International Newsround. Please feel free to get in touch with your news, previews and event reports. We look forward to hearing from you.