Webcast Teaches Physicians About ENT Cancers

OSUWexnerbloglogo2014 Webcast Teaches Physicians About ENT Cancers. On this program, we are going to learn all about oropharyngeal cancers and other head and neck cancers including some of the ground-breaking new surgical techniques that are leading to better outcomes than ever before. We’re pleased to introduce our guests, Dr. Kyle Van-couv-er-ring is an Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology from the Ohio State University. And joining us remotely is Dr. Nolan Sime, also an Assistant Professor from the Department of Otolaryngology.

What you’ll learn in this webcast

As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: describe the impact of human papilloma virus on the incidence of oropharynx cancer; and describe the classic risk factors for head and neck cancer; explain the lesions involving the mandible, and describe treatment and surgical resection.

You’ll also learn about the following:

  • Common presenting signs and symptoms of head and neck cancers
  • New surgical techniques in head and neck cancer
  • Staging of common head and neck cancers
  • Common complications of treatment

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