2018 CSO General Scientific Program

  1. 2nd Branchial Cleft Anomalies in the Pediatric population: infectious status and outcome | Poster
  2. 3D Reconstruction and Intraoperative Validation of CT-MRI Fusion for Cholesteatoma Imaging | Podium
  3. A Case Report of Gun Shot Injury to the Stylomastoid Foramen: How Otolaryngologists Are Uniquely Trained to Manage Facial Nerve Injury | Poster
  4. A controlled trial of HNSCC patient-derived xenografts reveals broad efficacy of PI3K-alpha inhibition in controlling tumor growth | Poster
  5. A cost and efficiency analysis of performing myringotomy with tube insertion procedures in the minor procedure room compared to the operating room | Podium
  6. A management algorithm for congenital laryngeal clefts in children: the role of repair and injection augmentation | Podium
  7. A Multi-Sourced Qualitative Analysis of Feedback on Entrustable Professional Activities (EPAs) of Otolaryngology Residents | Poster
  8. A multicenter randomized controlled trial of physician influence on hearing aid user satisfaction | Podium
  9. A Multivariate Risk-Analysis of Patient and Pathological Variables Contributing to Rare Cases of Distant Metastasis in Well-Differentiated Thyroid Cancer | Poster
  10. A New Tool in the Teaching Toolbox: A Practical Workshop Exploring the Use of the LearnENT App as an Effective Educational Tool | Workshop
  11. A novel classification and reconstructive algorithm for nasal septal malignancies applied to 12 cases | Poster
  12. A Novel Open-Source and Low-Cost Pharyngeal Vibration Device for Voice Rehabilitation following Laryngectomy in the Low-Resource Setting | Poster
  13. A pedicled and innervated sternocleidomastoid muscle flap for reconstruction of parotidectomy defects | Poster
  14. A population-based study on NIFTP incidence and survival: Is NIFTP really a ‘benign’ disease? | Podium
  15. A Rare Case: Metastatic Colorectal Adenocarcinoma of the Mastoid Bone | Poster
  16. A Retrospective Cohort Analysis: Surgical Management of OSA in Pediatric Trisomy 21 Patients | Poster
  17. A retrospective epidemiological study to estimate the incidence of vestibular schwannoma and factors associated with case ascertainment in the British Columbia Cancer Registry between 2006 and 2016 | Poster
  18. A retrospective study of patients with Pierre Robin sequence: patient characteristics and their impact on clinical outcomes. | Poster
  19. A systematic review and meta-analysis of the Harmonic Scalpel in parotidectomy | Podium
  20. A Systematic Review of Laser Microsurgery in Hypopharyngeal Cancer | Podium
  21. A Team Based Learning Approach to General Otolaryngology in Undergraduate Medical Education | Podium
  22. Accelerating Clinical Access and Implementation of Novel Hearing Therapeutics by Early Health Economic Modelling | Podium
  23. Achieving Timely Treatment in Head and Neck Cancer: A Quality Improvement Project | Podium
  24. Acquired tracheoesophageal fistula secondary to hearing aid earmold ingestion: an illustrative case report | Poster
  25. Adaption and validation of an English version of the Pediatric Voice Symptom Questionnaire | Poster
  26. Adding Cosmetic Injectables To Your Practice | Workshop
  27. Advanced Surgical FESS sponsored by STRYKER | Satellite Symposium
  28. Aggressive Variants of Papillary Thyroid Cancer - Diagnosis and Management | Workshop
  29. Amniotic Membrane Graft Use for Canalplasty in a Patient with Epidermolysis Bullosa | Poster
  30. An Aggressive Central Giant Cell Granuloma in a Pediatric Patient: Case Report and Review of Literature | Poster
  31. An Evidenced-Based Review of Best Practices for Magnetic Resonance Imaging Safety in Patients with Cochlear Implants | Podium
  32. Analysis of TIRADS-5 Radiology Determination of Thyroid Cancer | Poster
  33. Annual Business Meeting | Meeting
  34. Antibiotic prophylaxis variance amongst Otolaryngologists and Dermatological surgeons when operating on the external ear | Poster
  35. Anticholinergic treatment for sialorrhea in children: a systematic review | Poster
  36. Are Prophylactic Antibiotics Required in Thyroidectomies? | Poster
  37. Are we meeting the American Academy of Otolaryngology Clinical Practice Guidelines on Hoarseness? | Podium
  38. Ask an Otologist | Workshop
  39. Association between frailty status and post-operative morbidity and mortality among head and neck cancer patients: a prospective cohort study | Podium
  40. Association between Surgical Margins and Survival in Patients with Advanced Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck | Poster
  41. Association of HPV related squamous cell carcinomas of the oropharynx and cervix | Podium
  42. Association of Tympanostomy Tube Placement with Future Need for Assistive Hearing Devices – A Population Based Study | Poster
  43. Association of Tympanostomy Tubes with Future Risk of Advanced Ear Surgery – A Population Study | Poster
  44. Atypical Distant Metastasis Sites of Human Papillomavirus Associated Oropharyngeal Cancer: Case Series of the Halifax Experience. | Poster
  45. Automated text messaging system (Tonsil-Text-To-Me) to improve tonsillectomy perioperative experience: A feasibility and usability study | Podium
  46. Balloon Dilatation in the Management of Congenital Nasal Stenosis: A Case Series | Poster
  47. Blunt Laryngeal Trauma Presenting as Bilateral Massive Pneumothoraces and Subcutaneous Emphysema: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Management | Poster
  48. Bone Mineral Density in Recalcitrant Chronic Rhinosinusitis Patients on Long-Term Intranasal Budesonide via Mucosal Atomization Device: A Cross-Sectional Study. | Podium
  49. Brain responses to silent lip reading in cochlear implant users predict speech perception outcomes. | Podium
  50. Brain- derived Nerve Growth Factor in the Cochlea- A Reproducibility Study | Podium
  51. Can focused/ dedicated interactive careers teaching help improve the likelihood of UK medical students to consider a career in otolaryngology? | Poster
  52. Canadian Assoc. of Head and Neck Oncology | Meeting
  53. Canadian Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Resident Caseloads: Does competence by design change operative exposure? | Podium
  54. Carotid Body Tumor with Skull Base Extension | Poster
  55. Case Report: Osteomyelitis of the maxilla presenting as multiple palatal and nasal abscesses | Poster
  56. Causes of Failure in FESS: Pointers and Pearls for Minimizing Failure in FESS | Workshop
  57. Cautionary tales. The many vicissitudes of the tympanostomy tube. | Workshop
  58. Cellblock versus Cytospin for Thyroid Fine Needle Aspirates | Poster
  59. Central Neural Map in Tinnitus: fMRI Study in Normal Versus Tinnitus Patients | Poster
  60. Cervicofacial actinomycosis in the pediatric population: presentation and management | Poster
  61. Cervicofacial and mediastinal emphysema after dental procedure: a case report | Poster
  62. Characteristics of Velopharyngeal Dysfunction in 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome | Poster
  63. Chondroma of The Nasal Septum: A Case Report | Poster
  64. Clinical uses of Pediatric Electromyography in Otolaryngology | Poster
  65. Closure of tracheocutaneous fistula using prefabricated conchal bowl cartilage and supraclavicular flap | Poster
  66. COACH Meeting | Meeting
  67. Coblation transoral lingual tonsillectomy in patients with chronic lingual tonsillitis: a case series. | Poster
  68. Coconut oil as a novel approach to managing radiation-induced xerostomia: a primary feasibility study | Poster
  69. Coffee | Break
  70. Coffee and Visit to Exhibits | Break
  71. Coffee and Visit to Exhibits | Break
  72. Coffee and Visit to Exhibits | Break
  73. Coffee and Visit to Exhibits | Break
  74. COHNS Fund Guest Speaker Presentation - Mr. Jameel Janjua, Palmdale, CA | Plenary
  75. COHNS Fund Meeting | Meeting
  76. Cold steel tonsillectomy simulator: using silicone to train future surgeons | Poster
  77. Collaborative Research Meeting | Meeting
  78. Companion Hospitality Breakfast (Monday) | Social Event
  79. Companion Hospitality Breakfast (Sunday) | Social Event
  80. Companion Hospitality Breakfast (Tuesday) | Social Event
  81. Company Exposition (Monday) | Social Event
  82. Company Exposition (Sunday) | Social Event
  83. Comparing Hematoma Incidence Rates between Hemostatic Devices in Total Thyroidectomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis | Podium
  84. Comparing nasal packing to invasive techniques in the management of posterior epistaxis | Poster
  85. Comparing the Efficacy of Silastic and Gloved-Merocel Middle Meatal Spacers for Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial. | Podium
  86. Comparison between Endolymphatic Duct Blockage and Intratympanic Gentamicin to Treat Refractory Ménière's Disease | Podium
  87. Comparison of Ambulatory Surgical Centers to Hospital Based Facilities in Outcomes of Endoscopic Sinus Surgery | Poster
  88. Comparison of patient factors and surgical graft material for successful pediatric myringoplasty following ventilation tube insertion | Poster
  89. Composite Submental Flaps in Facial Reconstructive Surgery Involving the Zygoma and Orbit. | Podium
  90. Contemporary Use of Proton Pump Inhibitors in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery: Where Are We Now? | Workshop
  91. Contralesional High-Acceleration Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex Function in Vestibular Schwannoma | Poster
  92. Controversies in the management of papillomas: Vaccination, Cidofivir, and Bevacizumab | Workshop
  93. Correlating First Post-Treatment Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography with Survival Outcomes in Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma | Podium
  94. Cost-analysis of ThyroseqV3 in management of thyroid nodules of indeterminate cytology | Poster
  95. Council Dinner | Social Event
  96. Council Dinner (Cocktails) | Social Event
  97. Council Meeting | Meeting
  98. CPD Committee Meeting | Meeting
  99. Current Level of Evidence of Pediatric Otolaryngology | Poster
  100. Current State of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Teaching in Canadian Medical Schools: A Cross-Sectional Study | Poster
  101. Developing an educational virtual reality temporal bone drilling laboratory | Poster
  102. Developing an Objective Structured Assessment of Technical Skills (OSATS) for Adult Microlaryngoscopy | Poster
  103. Development and Implementation of a Quality Improvement Program to Manage the Difficult Airway Outside of the Operating Room in a Multi-Site Health Care Organization | Workshop
  104. Development and validation of a tool to assess patient satisfaction for minor paediatric surgical procedures | Podium
  105. Development of a Validated Assessment of Patient Reported Outcomes Following Sialendoscopy for Management of Chronic Sialadenitis | Podium
  106. Development of hematoma relative to timing of postoperative drain removal following parotidectomy | Podium
  107. Diagnostic trans-oral surgery for head and neck carcinoma of unknown primary: impact on radiation exposure, side effects and quality of life | Podium
  108. Differential anti-cancer effects of metformin and curcumin in HPV positive and negative squamous cell carcinoma cell lines | Poster
  109. Do MicroRNAs play a role in Age Related Hearing Loss? | Podium
  110. Does additional tonsillectomy education reduce postoperative emergency department visits? | Podium
  111. Does antibiotics affect the risk of post tonsillectomy bleeding? | Poster
  112. Early Stage Buccal Mucosa Carcinoma Outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis | Podium
  113. Ectopic sinonasal teeth – case series and a review | Poster
  114. Editorial Awards | Award Presentation
  115. Editorial Board Meeting | Meeting
  116. Edmonton Brewery Tour | Social Event
  117. Educational Needs in Reconstruction of Head and Neck Defects in Sub-Saharan Africa: What Do Surgeons Want to Learn? | Poster
  118. Effect of Endoscopic Sinus Surgery on Clinical Outcomes in Cystic Fibrosis | Podium
  119. Effectiveness of Adjunctive Mitomycin in Otolaryngologic Procedures: a Systematic Review | Podium
  120. Endocrine Surgery Meeting | Meeting
  121. Ensuring Quality Care In ESS For CRS Via Integration Of Optimal Practices And Self-assessment | Workshop
  122. ENT teaching for medical students: Simulation based teaching vs lecture based teaching | Poster
  123. Evaluating and managing nasal valve collapse in 2018: a new paradigm | Workshop
  124. Evaluation of Aural Fullness | Workshop
  125. Evaluation of hardware complications following oromandibular reconstruction using three-dimensional analysis. | Podium
  126. Evaluation of Triple Endoscopy Day in a tertiary care center - findings in one hospital | Poster
  127. Evidence-based treatment of hyperkinetic/synkinetic facial paralysis | Workshop
  128. Examination of bacterial and fungal species within the sinus cavities of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS): Use of confocal microscopy and clinical data to understand CRS | Podium
  129. Examining seasonal variation in epistaxis in a Maritime climate | Poster
  130. Executive Committee Dinner Meeting | Meeting
  131. Facial morphology in pediatric patients: A comparison of patients at risk for sleep-related breathing disorders utilizing 3D imaging | Podium
  132. Facial nerve trunk duplication and first branchial cleft cysts: A developing association in an uncommon pathology | Poster
  133. Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery Meeting | Meeting
  134. Facial Reconstruction Complications, Problems, and Pitfalls: A Panel Discussion | Workshop
  135. Failure of surgical treatment in cases of isolated sphenoid sinusitis: a descriptive review | Poster
  136. Fellowship Committee Meeting | Meeting
  137. Functional and Quality of Life Outcomes of Total Glossectomy with Laryngeal Preservation and Free-Flap Reconstruction | Poster
  138. Functional outcomes following pharyngoesophageal reconstruction with the gastric pull up | Podium
  139. Gender Disparity in Head and Neck Cancer Driver Genes: An Analysis of the TCGA Dataset | Podium
  140. Gene expression profiles as a non-invasive measure of adult cochlear implant performance | Poster
  141. Genomic and human papillomavirus profiling of an oral cancer cohort identifies TP53 as a predictor of overall survival | Poster
  142. Global Health Impact Assessment Framework | Poster
  143. Global Health Meeting | Meeting
  144. Guest of Honour Presentation | Plenary
  145. Guest Speaker Presentation | Plenary
  146. Guest Speaker Presentation: The Sound of Music: A Journey from Ears to the Brain | Plenary
  147. Head & Neck Cancer: Treatment Continuum and the Role of Surgeons in the Era of Immuno-Oncology sponsored by BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB | Satellite Symposium
  148. Head and Neck Surgery Risk Index: Predicting 30-day postoperative major adverse events | Podium
  149. Hearing Implant Solutions sponsored by OTICON | Satellite Symposium
  150. High-Frequency Ultrasound: A Novel Diagnostic Tool to Measure Pediatric Tonsils | Poster
  151. How Consistent is Competent? Examining Variance in Technical Skills Assessment | Podium
  152. How do surgical residents approach their surgical training: Are elements of deliberate practice observed? | Podium
  153. Iatrogenic Cervical Spinal Cord Injury in Children with Trisomy 21 | Poster
  154. Idiopathic Subglottic Stenosis: An Institutional Review of Surgical Treatment Outcomes | Poster
  155. Implementation of Simulation Training for Inter-disciplinary Crisis Resource Management | Podium
  156. Improved diagnostic potential of salivary gland tumor fine needle aspirates using droplet digital polymerase chain reaction | Poster
  157. Improving Outcomes in Parotid Surgery | Workshop
  158. Improving the Quality of M and M Rounds: Not Just Finger Pointing and Zebras | Workshop
  159. Improving the reliability of a sonotubometry system using a novel maximal length sequence transmission stimulus | Poster
  160. Improving Timeliness in Discharge Summary Distribution - A Quality Improvement Initiative in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery | Podium
  161. Incidence of Vocal Fold Immobility in Thoracic Surgery Patients: A Prospective Cohort Stud | Poster
  162. Incidental lacrimal duct choristoma in the setting of acute on chronic sinusitis: A rare case report | Poster
  163. Initial Impressions of Entrustable Professional Activites – A Resident Survey | Poster
  164. Injection Medialization Thyroplasty During Transoral Laser Microsurgery for Early Glottic Cancer: Outcomes of a Randomized Controlled Trial | Poster
  165. Innovative insertion of the palmaris major tendon after lower lip reconstruction: The Sunnybrook approach | Poster
  166. Intra-operative Nasal Compression after Lateral Osteotomy to Minimize Post-operative Peri-orbital Ecchymosis and Edema | Podium
  167. Intranasal Dexmedetomidine: A new tool for Sedation in children with Autism undergoing Audiometry Brainstem Response | Podium
  168. Intraoperative Evaluation of the Microcirculation Using Laser Assisted Fluorescent Dye Angiography: Its application in Head and Neck Surgery. | Poster
  169. Intraoperative primary tumor identification and margin assessment in head and neck unknown primary tumors using a PET-CT TLM protocol | Podium
  170. Intraoral Hirudotherapy for Venous Congestion Following Free Flap Reconstruction: Leech on a Leash | Poster
  171. Introduction of 'Celebrating Our Own' Recipient | Introduction/Other Remarks
  172. Introduction of COHNS Fund Guest Speaker | Introduction/Other Remarks
  173. Introduction of Guest Speaker | Introduction/Other Remarks
  174. Introduction of Guest Speaker | Introduction/Other Remarks
  175. Introduction of the Guest of Honour | Introduction/Other Remarks
  176. Introduction of the Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients | Award Presentation
  177. Is Intraoperative Frozen Section Consultation Routinely Necessary for Parotid Gland Masses? | Poster
  178. Is it safe to use the submental island flap in patients with HEAD AND NECK cancer? | Poster
  179. Isolated Tuberculous Thyroiditis | Poster
  180. Laryngology Meeting | Meeting
  181. Le programme Compétence par conception : perception des chirurgiens en milieu académique | Poster
  182. Leadership in Otolaryngology: a Canadian Perspective | Podium
  183. Learning Curve and Predictive Validity of a Virtual Reality Sinus Surgery Simulator | Podium
  184. LESSONS LEARNED FROM 20 YEARS OF MILITARY AVIATION TRAINING: PARALLELS IN SURGICAL SKILL ACQUISTION AND POTENTIAL FOR IMPROVEMENTS IN SURGICAL OUTCOMES | Workshop
  185. Lifetime Achievement Award Presentations | Award Presentation
  186. Long-term outcomes following Cochlear Implantation with Hearing Preservation: A Systematic Review | Poster
  187. Lunch | Break
  188. Lunch and Visit with Exhibitors | Break
  189. Lunch and Visit with Exhibitors | Break
  190. Magnetic Targeting of Gadolinium Contrast to Enhance Magnetic Resonance Imaging of The Inner Ear | Podium
  191. Major Head and Neck Defects Reconstruction: Experience in a Tertiary Care Center | Poster
  192. Mammary-type myofibroblastoma of the scalp – A case report | Poster
  193. Management of a supraglottic p16 positive squamous cell carcinoma during pregnancy: A case report | Poster
  194. Management of chronic rhinosinusitis in cystic fibrosis with immediate or deferred surgery | Podium
  195. Management of Speech and Hearing Outcomes in Patients with 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome | Poster
  196. Management of tracheal stenosis in infants and children. A Canadian tertiary multidisciplinary center | Poster
  197. Mastoid Pressure Dressing - Current Practice Amongst Canadian Pediatric Cochlear Implant Surgeons | Poster
  198. Mentoring to Make Decisions at Mach 2 | Plenary
  199. Mentorship in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery: Improving ourselves and our colleagues | Workshop
  200. Metastatic orbital paraganglioma: Endoscopic management and review of the literature | Poster
  201. Metastatic spread to percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy site in patients with head and neck cancer: a systematic review | Podium
  202. Mobile Voice Capture and Analysis in Optimized vs. Non-Optimized Settings | Poster
  203. Modified Semont maneuver at home to reduce BPPPV attacks | Poster
  204. Nasopharyngeal bacteriology and innate immune responses as an indicator of predisposition to recurrent upper respiratory infections among indigenous northern Ontario children | Poster
  205. National Anthem | Introduction/Other Remarks
  206. Neoadjuvant chemotherapy followed by surgery-based paradigm versus concomitant chemoradiation for p16 positive locoregionally advanced oropharyngeal cancer | Podium
  207. Nominating Committee Meeting | Meeting
  208. Non-occlusive Ventilating Airway Balloon Dilator for Tracheal Stenosis | Poster
  209. North-American Survey and Systematic Review on Caudal Septoplasty | Podium
  210. Novel augmented reality applications in oral maxillofacial surgery: A review and qualitative study | Poster
  211. NSD1 is a biomarker of survival in HPV-negative head and neck squamous cell carcinoma | Podium
  212. OHNS Program Directors Meeting | Meeting
  213. Oncological and functional outcomes after repeat transoral laser microsurgery for the treatment of recurrent early glottic cancer | Podium
  214. Ontario Cochlear Implant Program - Policy Change Through Advocacy | Plenary
  215. Opioid Prescribing Practices Following Elective Surgery in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery | Podium
  216. Optimization of surgical tray efficiency as a simple means of reducing perioperative costs | Podium
  217. Otolaryngology Outreach at Home | Workshop
  218. Otology/Cochlear Implants/Vestibular Meeting | Meeting
  219. Outcomes for the Treatment of Recurrent Nasopharyngeal Cancer: A systematic review and pooled analysis | Podium
  220. Outcomes of free flap reconstructions with near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) monitoring; a systematic review. | Podium
  221. Outcomes of Voice Feminisation Therapy in Male-to-Female transgenders: A Single Centre Retrospective Outcomes Study | Podium
  222. Pathologic response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in HPV positive oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma | Podium
  223. Patient-Specific Virtual Reality Temporal Bone Simulation - DIDACTIC | Workshop
  224. Patient-Specific Virtual Reality Temporal Bone Simulation - HANDS-ON (Tuesday) | Workshop
  225. Patient-Specific Virtual Reality Temporal Bone Stimulation - HANDS-ON (Monday) | Workshop
  226. Pediatric Otolaryngology Meeting | Meeting
  227. Pediatric Pre-Tonsillectomy Education Programs: A Systematic Review | Poster
  228. Post-Operative Narcotic Use in Otolaryngology | Podium
  229. Post-Operative Survival in Head and Neck Cancer Patients with Elevated Troponins | Poster
  230. Post-rhinoplasty Opioid Prescription Patterns and Perspectives Among Facial Plastic Surgeons | Poster
  231. Potential risk factors associated with the development of synechiae following functional endoscopic sinus surgery | Poster
  232. PREDICTIVE PHARMACOGENOMICS FOR PERSONALIZED MEDICINE IN CHRONIC RHINOSINUSITIS | Podium
  233. Predictors of Tracheostomy Following Cardiac Surgery | Poster
  234. Presentation of 2019 Fellowship Awards - O'Connell, D., Edmonton, AB | Award Presentation
  235. President's Banquet | Social Event
  236. President's Opening Remarks | Introduction/Other Remarks
  237. Prevalence and Aggressiveness of Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma in Surgically-treated Graves' Disease Patients: A Retrospective Chart Review | Poster
  238. Prevalence of Idiopathic Subglottic Stenosis in Saskatchewan Hutterite Population | Poster
  239. Prevalence of Uncorrected Hearing loss and Unmet Otolaryngology Needs Among an Adult Homeless Population | Podium
  240. Primary Non-Functioning Paraganglioma of the Clivus: A Case Report | Poster
  241. Primary tri-laminar closure of subtotal tympanic membrane perforations with composite tragal cartilage/perichondrial graft with skin overlay: audiological outcomes with 1-year follow-up results | Poster
  242. Principles of nasal reconstruction: getting it right! | Podium
  243. Progression of swallowing dysfunction and associated complications of dysphagia in a cohort of patients with multiple modified barium swallow examinations | Podium
  244. Prospective cohort study on surgical, oncological and functional outcomes for the treatment of oropharyngeal cancer with Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS) | Poster
  245. Quality and Safety Meeting | Meeting
  246. Quality of Life after Corrective Surgery for Velopharyngeal Insufficiency | Podium
  247. Quality of Life Improvements Post-Adenotonsillectomy in Children with Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea Diagnosed with a Clinical Pulse Oximetry-Based System | Poster
  248. Racket sport-related injuries in the head and neck in children - a 5 year national retrospective review | Poster
  249. Randomized Double-blind Comparison of Treatment Modalities for Ankyloglossia: Laser-assisted lingual frenectomy vs. cold steel frenectomy. | Poster
  250. Rapid Tissue Identification in Thyroid Surgery using Optical Coherence Tomography | Podium
  251. Rate of second primary head and neck cancer with cannabis use | Poster
  252. Reducing the Risk of Surgical Errors: Lessons Learned from CMPA Files | Pre-Convention Course
  253. Reduction of nasal symptoms in nasal septal perforation repair with acellular human dermal allograft | Podium
  254. Repetitive trans-cranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) for the treatment of chronic tinnitus in patients with and without a history of traumatic brain injury (TBI) | Podium
  255. Rhinology/Sinus Disease Meeting | Meeting
  256. Rigid Bronchoscopy for Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and its Effect on Length of Stay | Poster
  257. River Valley Run - 5 km (Monday) | Social Event
  258. River Valley Run - 5 km (Tuesday) | Social Event
  259. Robot-Automated Cartilage Contouring for Complex Ear Reconstructions: A Pilot Study | Podium
  260. Role of ENT Resource Nurses on Operating Room Efficiency: A Retrospective Chart Review | Poster
  261. Round window reinforcement versus transmastoid superior canal occlusion in the treatment of superior semicircular canal dehiscence syndrome | Podium
  262. Scientific Program Chair Opening Remarks | Introduction/Other Remarks
  263. See One, Do One, Teach One: How Can We Improve Perioperative Technical Skills Education and Acquisition? | Workshop
  264. Sinonasal squamous cell carcinoma and high-grade dysplasia correlation with p16 and HPV: A retrospective analysis | Podium
  265. Special Presentation to Medtronic | Introduction/Other Remarks
  266. Specimen-oriented intraoperative margin assessment in oral cavity and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma | Podium
  267. Subglottic chondrosarcoma treated with transoral laser microsurgery: Case series and literature review | Poster
  268. Surgical Interventions for the Treatment of Ankyloglossia: A Systematic Review and Subgroup Analysis of Conventional Frenotomy, Laser Frenotomy and Z-plasty | Poster
  269. Survey analysis: comparing post-operative infection rates between prophylactic antibiotic regimens following major head and neck surgery | Poster
  270. Survival Outcomes for Cutaneous Melanoma of the Head and Neck: A Comparative Institutional Analysis of Survivorship using the 7th and 8th Edition AJCC Staging Guidelines | Podium
  271. Survival outcomes in advanced oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma comparing smoking status, p16 and Ki67 expression in primary surgery versus primary chemoradiation cohorts | Podium
  272. Survival Outcomes of Marijuana Users in p16 Positive Oropharynx Cancer Patients | Podium
  273. Systematic review of T1 Glottic cancer outcomes comparing transoral laser microsurgery and radiotherapy. | Podium
  274. Targeting metabolic dysregulation for the treatment of radiation fibrosis | Poster
  275. Tenotomy as Treatment for Meniere's Disease | Poster
  276. Testing the System: A Trauma Patient’s Journey Through a Whole-Hospital Simulation | Poster
  277. The correlation of congenital CMV infection and the outcome of Cochlear Implantation | Poster
  278. The cost effectiveness of digital simulation and virtual surgical planning in head and neck cancer surgery | Podium
  279. The Current Use of Steroids in Airway Surgery | Podium
  280. The Development of a Head and Neck Cancer Survivorship Care Program: Practical Applications within Existing Resources | Workshop
  281. The Effect of Cochlear Implantation Using a ‘Soft’ Surgical Approach on Balance in Adults and Adolescents | Podium
  282. The Effect of Socioeconomic Status, Length of Hospital Stay, and Post-operative Complications in Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma | Podium
  283. The effect of tongue-tie release on speech sound articulation in children presenting with speech concerns | Poster
  284. The Great Debate in the Management of Recalcitrant Chronic Sinusitis | Workshop
  285. The impact of anti-IgE monoclonal antibody therapy in aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease | Poster
  286. The Impact of Socioeconomic Status on Voice Outcomes in Patients with Spasmodic Dysphonia Treated with Botulinum Toxin Injections | Podium
  287. The impact of specimen oriented intraoperative margin assessment on margin adequacy in oral cavity cancer | Poster
  288. The middle fossa approach with self-drilling screws: A novel technique for BONEBRIDGE implantation. | Poster
  289. The middle turbinate as an anatomical landmark for the maxillary sinus ostium during endoscopic sinus surgery: A computed tomography study | Poster
  290. The migrating sialolith: An unusual way to get stoned | Poster
  291. The neuroprotective potential of mesenchymal stem cells for hearing loss | Poster
  292. The Nutrition Related Index and its Association with Perioperative Morbidity Following Head and Neck Microvascular Surgery | Podium
  293. The Prevalence of HPV in Non-oropharyngeal Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinomas and its Implications: A Systematic Review | Poster
  294. The Prognosis of Appropriately Managed Chronic Rhinosinusitis with Nasal Polyposis and its Relation to Preoperative Eosinophil/Basophil Levels | Podium
  295. The prognostic significance of Bcl-xL and p53 expression in oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma | Poster
  296. The prognostic value and pathophysiologic significance of three-dimensional fluid-attenuated inversion recovery magnetic resonance imaging in idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss: a systematic review and meta-analysis. | Podium
  297. The relationship between the Ottawa Valve Collapse Scale (OVCS) and clinical outcomes in septoplasty patients | Poster
  298. The Role of Mitomycin C in the Prevention of Subglottic Stenosis: An experimental Animal Study using Light Microscope. | Podium
  299. The role of steroid injection for vocal fold benign lesions in professional voice users in avoiding surgical intervention | Poster
  300. The Use of a Gelatin-Thrombin Matrix for Neck Dissections: A Prospective Cohort Study with a Historical Control. | Poster
  301. The Utility of A Cochlear Duct Length Measurement Software For Pre-Operative Cochlear Implant Selection | Podium
  302. The viral etiology in sudden hearing loss and Menière’s disease | Poster
  303. The ”Educational Time-Out”: A Model for Structured Perioperative Teaching and Learning | Podium
  304. ThyroSeq V3 guides management of thyroid nodules with indeterminate cytology | Poster
  305. Topical Betadine: An Adjunctive Treatment for Recalcitrant Chronic Rhinosinusitis | Poster
  306. Tracheo-innominate fistula in Children: A Systematic Review of Literature | Poster
  307. Transmission of light through normal and reconstructed tympanic membranes for optical coherence tomography imaging of the middle ear | Podium
  308. Transoral laser microsurgery for treatment of T1a glottic squamous cell carcinoma | Poster
  309. Transoral robotic surgery versus chemoradiation treatment in oropharyngeal cancer: case-matched comparison of survival and swallowing outcomes | Podium
  310. Turn analysis and patient centeredness in pediatric otolaryngology surgical consultations | Podium
  311. Undergraduate Education Meeting | Meeting
  312. Unusual Cochlear Implant Candidates that Community Otolaryngologists will Encounter | Workshop
  313. Use of a silastic block as a space-saver in two-staged surgery for chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM) requiring cochlear implantation. | Poster
  314. Use of Advanced Technology to Optimize Success and Outcomes in Rhinology sponsored by MEDTRONIC | Satellite Symposium
  315. Use of MRI for Patients with Cochlear Implant: Literature Review and Case Review | Podium
  316. Using a Homologous Cartilage Rib Graft for Open Airway Reconstruction in Subglottic Stenosis for Children Under 1 year of Age | Poster
  317. Vertigo: From known to unknown | Workshop
  318. Vestibular Diagnostic Tests and Reimbursement in Ontario – A ‘Big Data’ Approach for Identifying Opportunities for Systems Improvement | Podium
  319. Video-Assisted Septoplasty (VAS) : The future in teaching septal surgery. Results of a prospective comparative study on the learning process in the operating room | Podium
  320. Wait times for access to Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery services in New Brunswick | Poster
  321. Welcoming Reception | Social Event
  322. What We’ve Learned So Far about Choking Prevention (a ”Be Smart, Don't Choke” Team Round Table) | Workshop
  323. Women-in-Otolaryngology Breakfast | Social Event
  324. Your Journal of OTOHNS- Submit, Review and Get Involved | Workshop