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SAPP100

The Ear: Anatomy, Physiology, Evaluation & Treatment of Common Ear Disorders

  • Otolaryngology for the Advanced Practice Provider
  • General Lecture

Saturday, November 12, 2022

12:20 PM - 12:40 PM

Online Virtual

Session Description

This session covers a basic overview of otology for the APP. The speaker will cover basic anatomy, otoscopy and microscopy and bedside screening tools. Common outer and middle ear disease and referral suggestions are also discussed.

Session Objectives

After this course, attendees will be able to: 1. Identify landmarks on the outer ear, tympanic membrane and middle ear. 2. Identify external and middle ear conditions using otoscopy and microscopy. 3. Discuss the use of tuning forks as a bedside screening tool. 4. Apply basic knowledge about outer and middle ear disease for appropriate referral treatment.