1. Name of the location of 90% of epistaxis
2. A genetic disorder that forms AV malformations in the skin, lungs, brain etc
3. Name of posterior vascular plexus in the nasal cavity causing posterior epistaxis
4. 1st line treatment for all epistaxis
5. The common brand name for anterior nasal packing
6. Chemical used in cautery sticks
7. Physically scaring complication of posterior nasal packing with foleys catheter
As for any surgical speciality, in order to feel what it is to experience ENT, the operating theatre is a clinical activity you must experience.
You will have timetabled theatres sessions during your SSMS week and during Week X, where you will see a wide range of cases from otological procedures to major head and neck cancer cases such as a laryngectomy.
In addition to giving you the chance to experience a unique and engaging learning environment, there will be a number of opportunities to get other sign-offs.
Look out for chances to get:
- Scrubbing up
- Setting up IV fluids