ILOs for 4th year

Ear, Nose and Throat Department

Cairo University

Intended Learning Objectives ILO’s

I-                 The Ear:

-         Describe the structure of the ear (external, middle,inner ear)

-         Discuss the function of the ear (hearing, equilibrium)

-         List symptoms of ear diseases

-         Describe methods of ear examination

-         List congenital diseases of the external ear

-         Outline management of congenital meatal atresia

-         Classify causes of external ear trauma

-         Outline management of external ear trauma

-         Classify otitis externa

-         Describe clinical presentations of otitis externa

-         Outline presentation and management of malignant otitis externa

-         List indications and contraindications of ear wash

-         Describe the technique of ear wash

-         Discuss complications of ear wash

-         Describe pathogenesis of acute otitis media

-         Discuss clinical presentation of acute otitis media

-         Outline management of acute otitis media

-         Tell the difference between acute otitis media in adults and infants

-         List causes of secretory otitis media

-         Describe clinical picture of secretory otitis media

-         Outline  management of secretory otitis media

-         Discuss different types of chronic non suppurative otitis media

-         Define chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM)

-         Classify CSOM

-         List causes of safe CSOM

-         Describe clinical picture of safe CSOM

-         Outline management of safe  CSOM

-         Define cholesteatoma

-         Discuss cholesteatoma formation

-         Describe clinical picture of cholesteatoma

-         Ouline management of cholesteatoma

-         Classify complications of CSOM

-         Discuss clinical picture of CSOM complications

-         Outline management of CSOM complications

-         Classify causes of  ear trauma

-         Describe clinical picture of common  ear trauma ( rupture drum,

  • otitic barotrauma and fracture base of skull)

-         Outline management of  common ear trauma

-         Define glomus tumour

-         Discuss clinical presentation of glomus tumour

-         Outline management of glomus tumour

-         Classify types of otosclerosis

-         Describe clinical picture of otoclerosis

-         Outline management of otosclerosis

-         Define Meniere’s disease and discuss it’s pathogenesis

-         Describe clinical picture and  management of Meniere’s disease

-         Define acoustic neuroma

-         Describe clinical picture and management  of acoustic neuroma

-         List ototoxic drugs

-         Define deaf mutism

-         Discuss management of deaf mutism

-         Describe anatomy of the facial nerve

-         Discuss  causes of facial nerve palsy

-         Describe clinical presentation of facial nerve paralysis

-         Describe evaluation of a case of facial paralysis

-         Outline management of facial nerve paralysis

-         Discuss different causes of : vertigo, hearing loss, otalgia, tinnitus , nystagmus and ear discharge

-         Interpret basic audiology

-         Discuss hearing rehabilitation

-         Define myringotomy, cortical and radical mastoidectomy,

 tympanoplasty and stapedectomy

-         List indications of  myringotomy, cortical and radical mastoidectomy

tympanoplasty and stapedectomy

-         List contraindications of stapedectomy

II-             The Nose:

-         Describe anatomy of the nose and paranasal sinuses

-         Discuss the function of the nose

-         List symptoms of nasal diseases

-         Describe methods of nasal examination

-         Recognize cause and types of choanal atresia

-         Discuss clinical picture and management of choanal atresia

-         List causes of fracture nose

-         Describe signs and symptoms of nasal fracture

-         Outline management of fracture nasal bones

-         Describe clinical picture of foreign body in the nose

-         List complications of foreign body in the nose

-         Discuss management of foreign body in the nose

-         Define oro-antral fistula

-         List causes of oro-antral fistula

-         Discuss clinical picture and management of oro-antal fistula

-         Define CSF rhinorrhea

-         List causes of CSF rhinorrhea

-         Discuss clinical picture of CSF rhinorrhea

-         Outline management of CSF rhinorrhea

-         Classify rhinitis

-         Define furunculosis

-         List causes of furunculosis

-         Describe clinical picture of furunculosis

-         Discuss  management of furunculosis

-         List pathogenesis of common cold

-         Describe signs and symptoms of common cold

-         Discuss management of common cold

-         List causes of atrophic rhinitis

-         Describe clinical picture of atrophic rhinitis

-         Outline management of atrophic rhinitis

-         Discuss types of granulomas of the nose

-         Define rhinoscleroma

-         Recognize stages of rhinoscleroma

-         Describe pathology of rhinoscleroma

-         Outline management of rhinoscleroma

-         Discuss types of nasal fungal rhinosinusitis

-         List types of septal deviation

-         Describe clinical presentation of septal deviation

-         Outline management of septal deviation

-         Define septal haematoma and abscess

-         List causes of septal haematoma and abscess

-         Describe clinical picture and management of septal haematoma and abscess

-         List causes of septal perforation

-         Define sinusitis

-         List types of sinusitis

-         Discuss pathogenesis of sinusitis

-         Describe clinical presentation of sinusitis

-         Outline management of sinusitis

-         Identify indications and contraindications of nasal endoscopy

-         List complications of sinusitis

-         Discuss clinical picture of complications of sinusitis

-         Outline management of complications of sinusitis

-         Define allergic rhinitis

-         Discuss types, causes and pathogenesis of allergic rhinitis

-         Describe clinical presentatioin of allergic rhinitis

-         Outline management of allergic rhinitis

-         Discuss types of nasal polypi

-         Classify tumours of the nose and paranasal sinuses

-         Discuss pathology of nasal and paranasal sinus neoplasm

-         Discuss the clinical picture of nasal and paranasal  sinus tumours

-         Outline the management of nasal and paranasal sinus tumours

-         Discuss different causes of nasal obstruction, discharge, headache ,

loss of smell, and proptosis

-         List effects of mouth breathing

-         Define epistaxis

-         List causes of epistaxis

-         Discuss management of epistaxis

 

III-         Head and Neck Surgery:  

-         Recognize anatomy of the pharynx

-         Identify physiology of the pharynx

-         List symptoms of pharyngeal diseases

-         Describe methods of pharyngeal examination

-         Classify diseases of the pharynx

-         Define adenoid

-         Discuss clinical picture and management of adenoid

-         Classify tonsillitis

-         Identify causes of acute tonsillitis

-         Describe clinical picture of acute tonsillitis

-         List complications of acute tonsillitis

-         Discuss management of acute tonsillitis

-         Describe clinical picture of chronic tonsillitis

-         Recognize septic focus

-         Describe management of chronic tonsillitis

-         Recognize pathogenesis of diphtheria

-         Describe clinical picture and complications of diphtheria

-         Differentiate between acute tonsillitis, diphtheria, Vincent’s angina, moniliasis, infectious mononucleosis and agranulocytosis

-         Discuss management of diphtheria

-         Define Plummer-Vinson’s syndrome

-         Recognize pathology of Plummer-Vinson’s syndrome

-         Identify clinical picture of Plummer Vinson’s syndrome

-         Describe management of Plummer-Vinson’s syndrome

-         List causes of pharyngeal ulcers

-         Define quinsy

-         List clinical presentation and complications  of quinsy

-         Discuss management of quinsy

-         Discuss the most common pharyngeal suppuration

(Ludwig’s angina, parapharyngeal abscess, acute and chronic retropharyngeal abscess)

-         Identify causes and pathology of angiofibroma

-         Describe signs and symptoms of angiofibroma

-         Recognize pathogenesis of nasopharyngeal carcinoma

-         Describe clinical presentation of nasopharyngeal carcinoma

-         Discuss management of nasopharyngeal carcinoma

-         Discuss presentation and management of cancer oropharynx

-         Recognize pathology of hypopharygeal carcinoma

-         Describe clinical picture of hypopharyngeal carcinoma

-         Discuss management of cancer hypopharynx

-         List silent areas in the head and neck

-         Define occult primary

-         Discuss management of  a case of occult primary

-         Define pharyngeal pouch

-         Identify causes of pharyngeal pouch

-         Describe clinical picture and management of pharyngel pouch

-         Define snoring and apnea

-         Recognize types and grades of sleep apnea

-         List causes of apnea

-         Discuss clinical picture, complications and  management of sleep apnea

-         Tell  indications and contraindications of tonsillectomy

-         Describe preparation and technique of tonsillectomy

-         Discuss post-operative care and complications of tonsillectomy

-         List indications  and contraindications of adenoidectomy

-         Outline management of complications of adenoidectomy

-         Describe anatomy of the oesophagus

-         List types and site of impaction of foreign body (FB) in the oesophagus

-         List presentation of FB in the oesophagus

-         Discuss management of FB in the oesophagus

-         Recognize causes of corrosive oesophagitis

-         Classify stages of corrosive oesophagitis

-         Describe management of corrosive oesophagitis

-         Define achalasia of the cardia

-         Recognize causes of achalasia of the cardia

-         Describe clinical picture of achalasia of the cardia

-         Outline management of achalasia of the cardia

-         Define gastro-oesophageal reflux disease(GERD)

-         List causes of GERD

-         Describe clinical picture and management of GERD

-         Discuss indications, contraindications and complications of  oesophagoscopy

-         Define dysphagia

-         List causes of dysphagia

-         Describe anatomy of the larynx

-         Mention functions  of the larynx

-         List symptoms of laryngeal diseases

-         Recognize methods of laryngeal examination

-         Discuss commonest congenital anomalies of the larynx

(laryngomalacia, web, stenosis, cyst, haemangioma)

-         Classify laryngeal trauma

-         List causes of laryngeal trauma

-         Describe presentation of laryngeal trauma

-         Outline management of laryngeal trauma

-         Identify types and sites of impaction of inaled FB

-         Recognize stages and  treatment of FB inhalation

-         Classify laryngitis

-         Describe clinical picture of acute laryngitis

-         Discuss management of acute laryngitis

-         Discuss clinical picture and management of chronic laryngitis

(vocal nodule, laryngeal polyp, leukoplakia, laryngoscleroma, TB , syphilis)

-         Differentiate between single and multiple laryngeal papilloma

-         List risk factors of cancer larynx

-         Discuss pathology of cancer larynx (gross and microscopic picture,

spread and prognosis)

-         Describe clinical picture of cancer larynx

-         Discuss management of cancer larynx

-         List causes of vocal cord paralysis

-         Describe clinical picture and positions of vocal cord paralysis

-         Outline management of vocal cord paralysis

-         List causes of laryngeal oedema

-         Discuss clinical picture and management of laryngeal oedema

-         List causes of laryngeal stenosis

-         Describe clinical picture and management of laryngeal stenosis

-         Define stridor

-         List causes of stridor

-         List causes of stridor in children

-         Discuss clinical picture of upper airway obstruction

-         Define hoarsness of voice

-         List causes of hoarsness of voice

-         Define tracheostomy

-         Discuss indications of tracheostomy

-         Describe technique of tracheostomy

-         Recognize types and  complications of tracheostomy

-         List indications of laryngoscopy

-         Define phonation, speech, language and discuss their defects

-         List midline neck swellings

-         List lateral neck swellings

-         Discuss clinical picture and management of common neck

swellings( thyroglossal cyst, branchial cyst, lymph node enlargement)

-         List types of goitre

-         Recognize causes of sialadenitis

-         Describe signs and symptoms of sialadenitis

-         Outline management of sialadenitis

-         List types of salivary gland tumours

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