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    Task Forces of the ENT Section



                                                   Passionate about Allergy and Rhinology... 



    (40026) TF - Intranasal Trigeminal system and its link to allergic and non allergic rhinitis

    The intranasal trigeminal nerve is a full sensory organ innervating the nasal mucosa, functionally organized, responsible for both the nasal patency perception and the chemosensory perception and also responsible to a certain degree of nasal inflammation . Protection of  the upper and lower airways for potential life-threatening substances acting as a sentinel to shorten or stop inspiration reflexively is the primary function of the intranasal trigeminal system in the upper airway.  The intranasal trigeminal system also helps to the global chemosensory perception with the olfactory system. Indeed, the global perception of a chemosensory stimulus requires both olfactory and trigeminal information. Most of the odorants are capable of stimulating both systems at least at high concentrations. The olfactory system is more dedicated in identification task for hedonicity and alimentary behavioral, recognition and memory, behavioral and social comportments than the trigeminal system that is probably more oriented to protective function and reflexe

    (40027) TF - Topical treatment of upper airway inflammations; Efficacy, Safety, Devices

    and Patient Preferences



    (40028) TF - Diagnostic role of smell tests in Upper Airway Inflammation



    (40029) TF - The Harm Of Longterm Use Of Systemic Steroids In Rhinitis and Rhinosinusitis

    Allergic respiratory  diseases have increased over the past decades  and currently amost 30 %  of the population suffer from allergic rhinitis. Some of the most comprehensive classification and treatment recommendations for rhinitis can be found in the Allergic Rhinitis and it’s Impact on Asthma (ARIA) guidelines.  Rhinosinusitis  with  and  without  nasal  polyps  affects  around  14  %  of  the  population  and the  management  and  recommendations  for  these  diseases  are  described  in  the  European  Position Paper on Rhinosinusitis and Nasal Polyps (EPOS). Systemic corticosteroids are only recommended in the most severe cases of rhinitis and rhinosinutis; and solely in a short-term oral treatment scheme. However,  depot-injections  of  corticosteroids  or  long-term  oral  corticosteroids  are  regularly  used  to treat   allergic   rhinitis   or   rhinosinusitis.   However,   it   has   been   demonstrated   that   systemic corticosteroids  only  have  a  very  short-term  effect  in  nasal  polyposis  patients,   in  addition  to a rebound tissue eosinophilia after withdrawal.  Additionally, severe  adverse events such as avascular necrosis,  adrenal  suppression,  osteoporosis  and  diabetes due  to systemic  steroid  use,  have  been reported  previously.  The  aim  of  this  task  force  is  to  discuss  the  disadvantages  of  long-term  and repeated  short-term  courses  of  systemic  steroids  as  a  treatment  strategy  for  upper  airway  disease and  to  suggest  alternative  and  better  therapeutic  options  for  these  disease  entities,  such  as  e.g. immunotherapy.


    (400211) Position Paper On The Standardisation Of Nasal Allergen Challenge.


     

     

     



     
     
     
     
     
     
     

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    Last updated: 23 November 2017
  • SERIN Symposium on Experimental Rhinology and Immunology of the Nose

  • ENT meetings 2015 - 2019


    Passionate about Allergy and Rhinology!

    www.ifosworld.org

    12th Wullstein Symposium

    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Würzburg, Germany
    2015-12-04 - 2015-12-05

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    Website: http://www.hno.ukw.de/veranstaltungen/veranstaltungskalender.html

    1995 - 2015 20 Years of Bilateral Cochlear Implantation: Synergism For Patients' Welfare; with Temporal Bone Preparations
    25th National Conference of Pakistan Society of Otorhinolaryngology

    Serena Hotel Islamabad, Pakistan
    2015-12-04 - 2015-12-06

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    Website: http://www.entconference.org

    It’s indeed an honor to host the silver jubilee conference of PSORL. 25th National Conference of PSORL is scheduled to be held at the country’s capital Islamabad. Otorhinolaryngology has witnessed remarkable development owing to diversification in its important discipline and the swift advancements in the discovery of new techniques and methodologies. 3 pre-conference workshops; FESS, Temporal Bone Dissection & Head & Neck Surgery will provide the opportunity to disseminate the proficiency to the juniors.


    12th International ENT Masterclass

    Royal College of Surgeons, London, England, UK
    2016-01-29 - 2016-01-31

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    Website: http://www.entmasterclass.com

    Free Training platform for ENT surgeons by a volunteer faculty of International repute


    Third Annual Atlantic Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Update

    Caribe Hilton, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    2016-02-13 - 2016-02-15

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    Website: http://www.hopkinscme.edu/CourseDetail.aspx/80036950

    Changes in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery are occurring at a rapid pace including advances in transoral robotic surgery, endoscopic skull base surgery, diagnosis and treatment of patients with head and neck cancer, and the assessment and treatment of hearing loss. The goal of this course is to provide health care practitioners with a comprehensive update on current practices in all fields of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.


    Endoscopic Microsurgical Dissection Course For Skull Base Team

    Ospedale di Circolo - Fondazione Macchi - Varese, Italy
    2016-02-22 - 2016-02-26

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    Website: http://www.attingo-edu.it/en/scientific-activity/hands-on-courses/advanced-course/event/63-endoscopic-microsurgical-dissection-course-for-skull-base-team-english-22-26-february-2016.html



    Australian Society of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery (ASOHNS) 66th Annual Scientific Meeting 2016

    Crown Conference Centre, part of the Crown Promenade Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    2016-03-06 - 2016-03-08

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    Website: http://www.asohns.consec.com.au/

    The ASOHNS ASM 2016 theme "Back to Basics" will focus on our foundations of OHNS practice through a scientific program comprising plenary, sub-specialty and special interest concurrent sessions. Our own local experts and invited international guest speakers will update us on latest techniques and developments together with the practical, "how I do it" information. The main program will be supported by specialist, interactive breakfast sessions and satellite meetings offering more relaxed and practical opportunities for increasing skills and exchanging information and ideas with presenters and fellow attendees.


    Finesse in Facial Plastic Surgery – The 7th Regensburg Course 2016

    Regensburg, Germany
    2016-04-06 - 2016-04-10

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    Website: http://www.facial-plastic-surgery.eu

    one of Europe´s leading courses in facial plastic surgery, under the auspices of the EAFPS and PAAFPRS National (BLÄK) and international (EACCME, convertible to US CME) CME credits


    7th European Conference on Head and Neck Oncology (ECHNO)

    Istanbul, Turkey 
    2016-04-27 - 2016-04-30

    Website: http://echno2016.org/



    15th International Meeting of the Mediterranean Society of Otology and Audiology

    Cappadocia, Turkey
    2016-04-28 - 2016-04-30

    Website: http://www.msoa2016.org



    7th Asia Pacific Otology and Neurotology International Congress

    Milad Hospital - Hemmat Highway, beside Milad Tower - Tehran, Iran
    2016-05-11 - 2016-05-13

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    Website: http://www.apon2016.com

    The meetings have since evolved into a regional showcase with international acclaim where each hosting country can proudly show to the world what they have accomplished in ear related medicine.


    103° Congresso Nazionale SIO

    Sheraton Parco de' Medici, Italy
    2016-05-25 - 2016-05-28

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    Website: http://www.sio2016roma.eu/

    Società Italiana di Otorinolaringologia e chirurgia cervico-facciale President: Professor Roberto Filipo


    10th International Conference in Cholesteatoma and Ear Surgery

    Edinburgh, UK
    2016-06-05 - 2016-06-07

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    Website: http://www.chole2016.org



    29th Bárány Society Meeting 2016

    Seoul, Korea
    2016-06-05 - 2016-06-08

    Website: http://www.barany2016.org



    13th Congress Of the European Society of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology

    Centro Cultural de Belém, Lisbon, Portugal
    2016-06-18 - 2016-06-21

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    Website: http://www.espo2016.com



    ERS 2016

    Stockholm Waterfront Congress Centre, Stockholm, Sweden
    2016-07-03 - 2016-07-07

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    Website: http://www.ers-isian2016.com/

    In 2016, ERS goes “nobel” in Stockholm! Join us and make your essential contribution to our think-tank with the theme “Rhinological disorders – a health priority for the future”. ERS 2016 is a unique opportunity to interact on a scientific level with international colleagues, as well as partake in an unforgettable social event.


    12th Otological microsurgery course

    Bern, Switzerland
    2016-08-29 - 2016-08-31

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    Website: http://otology.swiss-meeting.org

    Minimally invasive techniques. Hands-on: anatomical whole-head dissection The following Topics will be covered: Tympano-ossiculoplasty, stapes surgery, Mastoidectomy, middle ear implants, cochlear implants, facial nerve decompression, robotic


    4th International Symposium on Otosclerosis, Diagnosis and Treatment

    Media Plaza Utrecht, The Netherlands
    2016-08-31 - 2016-09-02

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    Website: http://www.otosclerosis2016.com/



    Endoscopic course for paranasal sinus and skull base surgery

    Bern, Switzerland
    2016-09-01 - 2016-09-03

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    Website: http://paranasal.swiss-meeting.org

    Swiss Rhinology board: Hands-on: whole-head cadaver dissection. the following Topics will be covered: Anatomy, olfactory fuunction, Imaging, powered instruments, CAS, Ethmoidectomy,sphenoidectomy, frontal sinusotomy (Draf III), Dacryocystorhinostomy, closure of sphenopalatine artery, decompression Orbit and optical nerve, lateral cantholysis, CSF leak closure 


    23rd Congress of the European Association for Cranio Maxillo-Facial Surgery

    London, UK
    2016-09-13 - 2016-09-16

    Website: http://eacmfscongress.org/



    15th international congress of Iranian society of otolaryngology, head and neck surgery

    Tehran, Iran
    2016-11-08 - 2016-11-11

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    Website: http://www.iranent.org/congress/

    The main theme of this event will be “evidenced based practice”. Program will be aimed to provide scientific evidences and encourage using evidenced based data in everyday practice of ENT surgeons. We will do our best to reach this aim by various kinds of academic sessions such as instruction courses, temporal bone dissection laryngeal and endoscopic nasal surgery courses, special lectures, symposia, panel discussions, free paper and poster presentations, etc., by inviting extinguished researchers and clinicians from all over the world.

     

    Website: http://www.allergy

    IFOS World Congres 2017

    Paris, France
    2017-06-24 - 2017-06-28

    Website: http://www.ifosparis2017.org/



    ESPO 2018

    Stockholm, Sweden
    2018-01-01 - 2018-01-02

    Website: http://www.espo2018.com



    15th International Conference on Cochlear Implants and Other Implantable Auditory Technologies

    Antwerp, Belgium
    2018-06-13 - 2018-06-16

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    Website: http://www.ci2018.org 

    Chairman Prof. dr. Paul Van de Heyning Dept. of Otorhinolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery Antwerp, Belgium


    6th World Congress of the International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies

    Buenos Aires, Argentina
    2018-09-01 - 2018-09-05

    Website: http://ifhnos2018.org/



    14th Asia-Oceania ORL-HNS Congress 2019

    Hyderabad, India
    2019-01-09 - 2019-01-13

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    Website: http://14asiaoceania.com/
    Last updated: 03 December 2015
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