IMESS,May 6-9,2009 Burssels

International Mastercourse on Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (iMESS),
6-9 May 2009, Brussels, Belgium
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Understanding Lasers,Jan 10 -11,2009 AKOLA

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Acute effect of alcohol on Hearing Threshold

There is very little knowledge about alcohol-induced hearing loss. Alcohol consumption and tolerance to loud noise is a well observed phenomenon as seen in the Western world where parties get noisier by the hour as the evening matures. This leads to increase in the referrals to the "hearing aid clinic" and the diagnosis of "cocktail party deafness" which may not necessarily be only due to presbyacusis or noise-induced hearing loss.

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Dr Sunil Narayan Dutt: Org Sec CIGICON 2008/Section Editor ENT News

Dear Dr Kalra,
I keep regularly visiting your website and the blog. It is a truly amazing website packed with ENT related information for India. Please sustain this enthusiasm and continue this selfless service to the ENT fraternity. Goodluck and Godspeed.
Dr Sunil Narayan Dutt

Dr Sunil Narayan Dutt, MS, PhD (Holland), FRCS Edin
Neurotology Fellowship - Toronto, Canada
Section Editor - NewsRound, ENT News
General Secretary - AOI Bangalore Branch
Secretary - Society to Aid the Hearing Impaired (SAHI), Bangalore

Consultant and Clinical Coordinator
Department of Otolaryngology (ENT) and Head & Neck Surgery
Special Interest in Implantation Otology and Neurotology
Apollo Hospitals, 154/11, Bannerghatta Road

Dislosure Article

A perennial player in the media spotlight on biomedical publishing is the elusive “conflict of interest,” periodically invoked as the culprit for distorted or inappropriate research conclusions. One solution to the problem—full disclosure—has its merits but, as discovered by the unfortunate author below, is not a panacea.

Dr D Y Patil MC/Lilavati Hospital Workshop

Dept of ENT, Pad Dr D Y Patil Medical college, Nerul, Navi Mumbai.
& Lilavati Hospital and Medical Research Center, Bandra, Mumbai.
Recent Advances in Middle Ear Surgical devices workshop.
28th to 31st January 2009
First ever Live surgical workshop in India
Surgery for Sensory Neural Hearing Loss

Dr Haritosh Velankar.
Organizing Secretary


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Share Otolaryngology Resources on internet

Readers are requested to provide & share useful ENT resources.available on internet

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Products in ENT

Visitors are requested to give feedback on various Consumable & Non- Consumable Products in ENT.
The feed back will be put on Product site here

KENTCON 2008 News

Dear Dr Kalra,
The annual conference of AOI Kerala state branch "Kentcon-2008" was held on the 4th and 5th of October 2008 at Dinesh auditorium Kannur. I am installed as the president of AOI KSB for the year 2008-09 by the outgoing president Dr S Madhavan Nair. Hon Justice R Basant, Hon Justice of Kerala High court was the chief guest to inaugurate the conference. Sri KJ Joseph IPS former Director General of Police Kerala was the guest of Honour. Dr Arun Divakar and Dr V Madhavan were elected Hon. Secretary and Hon Treasurer for the year 2008-09.
This is for your kind information.
yours truly,
Dr Mohan Chandran
Shravana ENT Hospital,
Yogasala Road,Talap,

FHNO -Cuttack /BBSR December 2008

Dear Dr Kalra
Please accept my hearty congratulations for maintaining such a site. This is now a source book of information to all ENT surgeons I am attaching the brochure of the next national meeting of the Foundation for Head and Neck Oncology to be held in Cuttack/Bhubaneswar on 3-7 December 2008warm regards
Dr Subramania IyerDr Subramania Iyer MS Mch FRCSProfessor and Head , Division of Reconstructive SurgeryConsultant Head and Neck InstituteAmrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, Kerala, India 682026Email;
President (2007-09) Foundation for Head and Neck Oncology of India


Prof NN Mathur (Delhi)

7 Chapters with CME on E medicine (Medscape) including one on paediatric tracheostomy and drooling - the maximum number by any ENTs!

Surgical Videos by Dr G K Narayna

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Dr G K Narayna
professor in ENT
Sri devaraj urs medical college Kolar
ear surgery,otologist, teaching,post graduate teacher

e -Medicine Case Study ( Medscape CME)

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75 Journal in Otolaryngology

Otolaryngology: 75 journals
Acta Oto-Laryngologica
Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
American Journal of Otolaryngology
American Journal of Rhinology
Anesteziologiia i Reanimatologiia / Anesthesiology and Intensive Care
Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology
Archives of Otolaryngology
Archives of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
BMC Ear Nose and Throat Disorders
Clinical Otolaryngology
Clinical Otolaryngology and Allied Sciences
Cochlear Implants International
Current Opinion in Otolaryngology & Head and Neck Surgery
Ear and Hearing
ENT - Ear, Nose, & Throat Journal
Folia Phoniatrica et Logopaedica
Head & Neck
Indian Journal of Otolaryngology
International Journal of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Extra
JARO: Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology
Jibi Inkoka Tokeibu Geka / Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (Tokyo)
Journal of Communication Disorders
Journal of Otolaryngology
Journal of Otolaryngology and Ophthalmology of Shandong University / Shan Dong Da Xue Er Bi Hou Yan Xue Bao
Journal of the Louisiana State Medical Society
Journal of Voice
Laryngoscope, The
Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Oral Diseases
Oral Oncology
Oral Oncology Extra
Oral Oncology Supplement
Oral Radiology
Orthodontics and Craniofacial Research
Oto-Rhino-Laryngologia Nova
Otolaryngologic Clinics
Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Seminars in Hearing
Seminars in Speech and Language
Skull Base
Sleep (Rochester)
Sleep and Breathing
Sleep Medicine
Sleep Medicine Reviews
Surgical Innovation
Turkish Archives of Otolaryngology
Year Book of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Year Book of Pediatrics
Zhong Guo Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke / Chinese Archives of Otolaryngology รข€“ Head and Neck Surgery
Advances in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
American Journal of Otology
Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology. Supplement
Archives of Otolaryngology
Canadian Journal of Otolaryngology / Journal Canadien d'Otolaryngologie - Supplement
Ceskoslovenska Otolaryngologie
Foreign Medical Sciences of Otolaryngology
Journal of Otolaryngology, The - Supplement
Journal of Sleep Research
Journal of the American Audiology Society
Otolaryngologia Polska
Otolaryngology (Tokyo)
Topics in Language Disorders
Trans Sect Ophthalmol Am Acad Ophtalmol Otolaryngol
Transactions - American Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology (Section on Otolaryngology)
Transactions - American Society of Ophthalmologic and Otolaryngologic Allergy
Transactions - Indiana Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology
Transactions - Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology
Transactions of the American Academy of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

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The Best National Anthem


AOI AP South Zone 2008,October 17-19, Hyderabad

Hony. Secretary-AOI-AP State Branch &Org.
Secretary -AOIAPSOUTHCON -08

Ballon sinuplasty Workshop,14 October 2008

Sir Ganga Ram Hospital
Invites you to the 1st Live Surgical Workshop on
Balloon SinuplastyTM
Guest Faculty: Dr. Howard L. Levine, M.D.
Director of the Cleveland Nasal-Sinus & Sleep Center
Date : Tuesday, 14 October 2008
Time : 08:30am – 02:30pm
Venue : Auditorium, Working Women’s Hostel,
Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi