In this course the role of total Laryngectomy, open partial laryngectomy, transoral surgery and non surgical treatments options for locally advanced laryngeal cancer will be widely discussed.
The practical aspect of the course will take place on fresh cadaver in the modern facilities of Universidad Europea de Madrid for training in transoral ultrasonic endoscopic surgery (TOUSS). The hands on dissection program includes general aspects for transoral endoscopic ultrasonic surgery:
Partial and Total Laryngectomy, Partial Pharyngectomy, Transoral Pharyngeal Suture, and Transoral Pharyngeal Reconstruction with regional flaps. Finally secondary puncture and voice prosthesis placement for vocal rehabilitation purposes after a Total Laryngectomy will be explained.