Scientific Information

Scientific Programme

09:00-09:10

OPENING CEREMONY

09:10-09:20

PRESIDENT WELCOME

M. Barbara (Italy)

09:20-09:30

RECTOR SAPIENZA UNIVERSITY WELCOME

A. Polimeni (Italy)

COVID–RELATED ISSUES

HALL KL

09:30-09:50

KEYNOTE LECTURE (CORLAS GENERAL SECRETARY)

A. Makitie (Finland)
COVID–19 and Head and Neck Oncology

10:00-10:20

KEYNOTE LECTURE (PAST ORLIAC PRESIDENT)

C. Chiong (Philippines)
COVID 19 Impact on training and education: Challenges and Perspectives from a National University

HALL 1 - EAR

10:30-12:05

INNER EAR DISORDERS

Moderator: S. O’Leary (Australia)

10:30-10:45

COVID–19 consequences on audio–vestibular system in adult patients

M. Milkov, M. Stoykov (Bulgaria)

10:50-11:05

The effect of maternal COVID–19 on neonatal hearing loss: a nationwide survey

B.E. Mostafa, L.M. El Fiki, A. Mostafa, A. Omara (Egypt)

11:10-11:25

Audiological profile of COVID–19 in children

R. Malesci, M. Errichiello, F. Toscano, D. D’Errico, E. Marciano, V. Del Vecchio (italy)

11:30-11:45

Auditory evaluation of children born from mothers SARS-CoV-2 affected during pregnancy

A. Laborai, S. Ghiselli, D. Cuda, L. Guerzoni, C. Falzone (Italy)

11:50-12:05

COVID–19 in Otorhinolaryngology: impact of SARS–COV–2 on hearing and other ENT organs – a year of experience in Poland and worldwide

PH Skarzynski, M. Zelazowska–Sobczyk, MB Skarzynska, H. Skarzynski (Poland)

HALL 2 - THROAT

10:30-12:25

TRACHEOTOMY

Moderator: G. Paludetti (Italy

10:30-10:45

Complications and decannulation rate of tracheotomies in the COVID–19 era

G. Pavlovčinová, M. Babinec, A. Lužáková, P. Štefanička, M. Profant (Slovakia)

10:50-11:05

Bilateral vocal fold paresis and glottal bridge synechia in Covid 19

A. Tardue-Breiter, A. Glück, H. Dier, G.M. Sprinzl (Austria)

11:10-11:25

Custom headbox for pediatric aerosol generating procedures COVID–19 pandemic: how I do it

B.S. Goh, H.S. Gendeh, C.–Y. Liu (Malaysia)

11:30-11:45

Tracheostomy in Covid–19 patients: precautions and dilemma

L.D. Saim, F.L. Lockman (Malaysia)

11:50-12:05

Management of Head and Neck cancer during covid 19 Pandemic: Does it give a big impact

M. Adham (Indonesia)

12:10-12:25

Safety and prognosis in percutaneous vs surgical tracheostomy in 27 patients with COVID–19

J.I. Riestra–Ayora, J. Yanes–Díaz, O. Penüela, C. Molina–Quirós, R. Sanz–Fernández, E. Martín–Sanz (Spain)

HALL 1 - EAR

12:10-13:25

EAR SURGERY I

Moderator: P. Tran Ba Huy (France)

12:10-12:25

Covid–19 and the implementation of elective Otological surgery recovery plans

S. Saeed, B. Patel, H. Kanona (UK)

12:30-12:45

Management of vestibular schwannoma during the COVID pandemics

D. Bernardeschi (France)

12:50-13:05

Prioritizing otological surgery during the first wave of COVID–19

V. Topsakal, V. Van Rompaey, R. Kuhweide, P. Garin, M. Barbara, Y. Li, N. Saki, M. Aristegui, T. Somers (Belgium, Italy, Spain, China, Iran)

13:10-13:25

Otological symptoms post–COVID infection: evidences after six months from hospital discharge

R. Bento, M. Souza, T. Campos, M. Jabour, S. Souza, B. Campos (Brazil)

13:30-14:45

EAR SURGERY II

Moderator: T. Somers (Belgium)

13:30-13:45

Biofilm prevalence in adenoids of children with chronic otitis media: a case-control study

R. Kania, P. Vironneau, H. Dang, B. Verillaud, D. Camous, B. Bercot, E. Cambaud, N. Tessier, G. Lamers, P. Herman, T. Van Den Abbeele (France, The Netherlands)

13:50-14:05

Myringoplasty with double medial–lateral graft: technique and results

A. Harguindey, F.J. Olarieta (Spain)

14:10-14:25

One–day surgery for laser–stapedotomy in patients with otosclerosis: long–term postoperative outcomes

A. Albera, C. Cassandro (Italy)

14:30-14:45

Effect of COVID–19 lockdown on otitis media with effusion in children

D. Zanetti, M. Aldè, F. Di Berardino (Italy)

HALL 2 - THROAT

12:30-13:25

CLINICAL ISSUES I

Moderator: M. Anniko (Sweden)

12:30-12:45

COVID–19 findings revealed via otolaryngological examination: Findings of a Japan Otorhinolaryngologist Association questionnaire

Y. Kimura, K. Nogami, K. Watanabe, T. Yoshimura, H. Asahi, O. Fujioka, Y. Kawasaki, M. Igarashi, N. Inamura, K. Kawashima, H. Nishino, K. Fukuyo (Japan)

12:50-13:05

Impact of the Covid–19 Pandemic on Otorhinolaryngology Residency Training

I. Eloi, AB Ramada, D. Marques, J. Gonçalves, JC Ribeiro, LF Silva (Portugal)

13:10-13:25

ENT surgical emergencies during the COVID–19 outbreak

L. Iannuzzi, E. Salvo, N. Quaranta (Italy)

13:30-14:45

CLINICAL ISSUES II

Moderator: H. Skarzinsky (Poland)

13:30-13:45

The increasing need of salvage and palliative surgery with microvascular free flaps for advanced head and neck cancers during COVID–19 era

G. Almadori, S. Settimi, E. De Corso, D.A. Mele, G. Paludetti, M. Salgarello (Italy)

13:50-14:05

Mental Health, COVID–19 and Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Specialists: An Irish Perspective

T. Crotty, M. Corbett, S. Garry, M. Davey, J. Hughes, IJ Keogh, NP Patil, E. Doherty (Ireland)

14:10-14:25

How Covid 19 affected our practice in our ENT department with special focus in otology and otoneurotology?

R. Kania, B. Verillaud, P. Herman (France)

14:30-14:45

Prevalence of related covid and long-covid olfactory disorders

F. A. Salzano; Angelo Antonio Maglio; Pasquale Marra; Vito Colacurcio

HALL KL

14:50-15:10

KEYNOTE LECTURE

H.P. Zenner (Germany)
Olfactory dysfunction in COVID–19

15:15-16:30

AUDIOLOGY I

Moderator: G. Tavarkiladze (Russia)

15:15-15:30

Hearing screening of school–age children in Region of Central Asia

PH. Skarżyński, W. Świerniak, E. Gos, K. Cywka, H. Skarżyński (Poland)

15:35-15:50

Transtympanic inner ear drug therapy

A. Belal (Egypt)

15:55-16:10

Direct SARS–CoV–2 infection of the human inner ear may underlie COVID–19–associated audiovestibular dysfunction: basic mechanisms

M. Jeong, D. Han, K. E. Ocwieja, P. A. Wackym, A. Brown, Y. Zhang, C. Moncada, A. Vambutas, T. Kanne, R. Crain, N. Siegel, V. Leger, F. Santos, D.B. Welling, L. Gehrke, K.M. Stankovic (USA)

16:15-16:30

Direct SARS–CoV–2 infection of the human inner ear may underlie COVID–19–associated audiovestibular dysfunction: clinical studies

P. A. Wackym, M. Jeong, D. Han, K. E. Ocwieja, A. Brown, Y. Zhang, C. Moncada, A. Vambutas, T. Kanne, R. Crain, N. Siegel, V. Leger, F. Santos, D.B. Welling, L. Gehrke, K.M. Stankovic (USA)

16:35-17:50

AUDIOLOGY II

Moderator: A. Martini (Italy)

16:35-16:50

Metabolic and functional correlates of age–related hearing loss: advanced MRI findings and rehabilitation perspectives of the central auditory pathways

E. Cassandro, C. Cassandro, A. Scarpa, F. Esposito (Italy)

16:55-17:10

Imaging of SARS–CoV–2

H. Sudhoff, M. Schürmann, A. Gölzhäuser (Germany)

17:15-17:30

Effect of mRNA BNT162b2 (COMIRNATY) vaccine on systemic and mucosal humoral immune response against SARS–COV–2 – pilote study

M. Guerrieri, B. Francavilla, M. Spanò, F.M. Passali, L. Coppeta, M. Nuccetelli, M. Pieri, D. Fiorelli, A. Magrini, S. Di Girolamo (Italy)

17:35-17:50

Computational fluid dynamics: emerging applications in ENT

A.M. Saibene, G. Felisati (Italy)

HALL 2 - NOSE & PARANASAL SINUSES

15:15-16:30

NASAL IMPAIRMENT I

Moderator: D. Passali (Italy)

15:15-15:30

ACE2, TMPRSS2 and FURIN expression in the nose in mice and humans and regeneration profiles of olfactory epithelium after SARS–COV–2 infection in golden Syrian hamsters

T. Yamasoba, S. Urata, R. Ueha, K. Kondo (Japan)

15:35-15:50

COVID Associated Rhino–Orbito–Cerebral Mucormycosis – Experience from a Tertiary care Center in India

M. Kameswaran (India)

15:55-16:10

Gaining Back What Is Lost: Recovering the Sense of Smell in Mild to Moderate Patients After COVID–19

N. Quaranta (Italy)

16:15-16:30

Glycyrrhizin for prophylaxis of COVID–19: a new pharmacological perspective.

D. Passali, GC Passali (Italy)

16:35-17:50

NASAL IMPAIRMENT II

Moderator: G. Felisati (Italy)

16:35-16:50

Evidence of Sars–Cov2 in nasal brushing and olfactory mucosa biopsies of Covid 19 patients.

C. Pipolo, G. Felisati (Italy)

16:55-17:10

Light Dosimetry during Photo Dynamic Therapy in recurrent sino–nasal and nasopharyngeal cancer: a challenge

B. Tan, B. Karakullukcu, R. van Veen, T. Vandoeveren (Holland)

17:15-17:30

Olfactory and gustatory dysfunction in COVID–19 and long–COVID olfactory disorders

J. Riestra–Ayora, C. Vaduva, J. Yanes–Diaz, J. Esteban–Sánchez, C. Molina–Quirós, A. Larrán–Jimenez, E. Martin–Sanz (Spain)

17:35-17:50

Early recovery patterns of olfactory disorders in COVID–19 patients: a clinical cohort study

S. Elzayat, M. Amer, H. Elsherief, A. Abdelhameed (Egypt)

HALL KL

18:00-18:20

KEYNOTE LECTURE

A.F. Ryan (USA)
SARS–COV–2 virus in the middle ear and nasal epithelia

18:20-

ADJOURN

HIGH TECH IN ENT

Moderator: M. Barbara (Italy)

08:30-08:45

KEYNOTE LECTURE

Stephen O’Leary, Ben Wei, Claire Iseli, Sylvia Tari, Alex Rousset, Robert Briggs, Christo Bester (Australia)
Surgical intervention in response to real–time intracochlear electrocochleography during implantation saves residual hearing – outcomes of a randomised controlled trial.

EAR

09:00-09:55

ROBOTIC SURGERY

Moderator: O. Sterkers (France)

09:00-09:15

Robot Assisted Middle ear endoscopic surgery: preliminary results on 32 patients

Y. Nguyen, M. Veleur, G. Lahlou, R. Torres, H. Daoudi, I. Mosnier, E. Ferrary, O. Sterkers (France)

09:20-09:35

Robot–assisted cochlear implantation: the Robotol ® system experience

D. De Seta, Y. Nguyen, H. Daoudi, R. Torres, I. Mosnier, O. Sterkers (Italy–France)

09:40-09:55

Autonomous inner ear access in robot assisted cochlear implant surgery (RACIS)

V. Topsakal, G. Mertens, V. van Rompaey, P. van de Heyning (Belgium)

HEAD & NECK

10:00-11:35

TRANSORAL ENDOSCOPIC AND ROBOTIC SURGERY FOR OTO-RHINO-LARYNGOLOGY

Moderators: G. Spriano (Italy), S.P. Hao (Taiwan)

10:00-10:15

Pediatric Endoscopic Airway Surgery

Wei–Chung Hsu (Taiwan)

10:20-10:35

Trans–Oral Robotic Surgery for Oropharyngeal cancer

A. de Virgilio (Italy)

10:40-10:55

Trans–Oral Robotic Surgery for Laryngeal cancer

Chen–Chi Wang (Taiwan)

11:00-11:15

Trans–Oral Robotic Surgery for Hypopharyngeal cancer

Wen–Jiun Lin (Taiwan)

11:20-11:35

Discussion

11:40-12:15

Moderator: R. Urquiza (Spain)

11:40-11:55

Three–Dimensional Computer–Assisted Surgical Planning in Mandibular Reconstruction

T. Bovornprus, P. Sannikorn (Thailand)

12:00-12:15

High Tech transoral tongue base surgery: a comparative evaluation

C. Vicini, G. Iannella, G. Meccariello, A. Eplite (Italy)

12:20-13:15

EAR SURGERY

12:20-12:35

Transcanal endoscopic ear surgery for attic retraction pockets.

TPC Thuy, KM Thai, LK Huy (Vietnam)

12:40-12:55

Neurovascular conflict and endoscopic assisted decompression

A. Deveze (France)

13:00-13:15

A novel technique for patulous Eustachian tube augmentation

H. Sudhoff (Germany)

13:20-14:35

BEYOND THE MICROSCOPE: FROM ENDOSCOPE TO EXOSCOPE

Moderator: L. Saim (Malaysia)

13:20-13:35

Videoexoscopic surgery of aero–digestive tract using 4K3D exoscopy

S. Hirano, Y. Sugiyama (Japan)

13:40-13:55

Exoscopes: A new feature coming in between microscopes and endoscopes

O.N. Ozgirgin (Turkey)

14:00-14:15

Beyond the microscope in ear and lateral skull base surgery: from endoscope to exoscope to robotic ear surgery

L. Presutti (Italy)

14:20-14:35

The introduction of a digital exoscope in lateral skull base surgery

T. Somers, T. van Havenbergh (Belgium)

LABYRINTHINE IMPLANTS

14:40-15:15

VESTIBULAR IMPLANTS

Moderator: M. Manrique (Spain)

14:40-14:55

Otolith electrical implant preliminary results with chronic stimulation.

A. Ramos Macias (Spain)

15:00-15:15

The vestibular implant: 14 years of experience

R. van de Berg, N. Guinand, E. Devocht, H. Kingma, A. Perez–Fornos (Netherland/Switzerland/Russia)

15:20-17:15

AUDITORY IMPLANTS

Moderator: D. Cuda (Italy)

15:20-15:35

Electrocochleographic Findings in Patients with Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder During and After Cochlear Implant

G.A. Tavartkiladze, M. Lalayants, V.V. Bakhshinyan (Russia)

15:40-15:55

Hearing preservation in cochlear implants surgery aided by intraoperative intracochlear electrocochleography

A. Laborai, Ghiselli S., E. Pizzol, D. Cuda (Italy)

16:00-16:15

Shaping the post pandemic cochlear implant rehabilitation: introduction to a large scale UK study on virtual rehabilitation.

D. Jiang, D. Vickers, L. Picinali, P. Kitterick, H.M. Mahon, C. Clarke, S. Driver (UK)

16:20-16:35

Prognostic value of intraoperative measures in cochlear implantation

N. Quaranta (Italy)

16:40-16:55

TransImpedance matrix analysis and intracochlear position of perimodiolar electrodes array

A. Ramos de Miguel (Spain)

17:00-17:15

Inner ear drug delivering

R. Manrique –Huarte, M. Alvarez de Linera, D Parilli, JA Rodriguez, D Borro, WF Dueck, D Smyth, A Salt, M. Manrique (Spain)

17:20-19:15

Moderator: A. Ramos Macias (Spain)

17:20-17:35

Morphological Classification of Crista Fenestra of Round Window Corridor During Pediatric Cochlear Implantation

H. Elfarargy, S. Elzayat, M. Barbara, I. Soltan, M. Abd–elkareem, A. Lotfy (Egypt)

17:40-17:55

Pediatric auditory brainstem implantation

L. Sennaroglu (Turkey)

18:00-18:15

Ear transduction and transducers technology

R. Urquiza, A. Hernandez–Rubiño, A. Daza (Spain)

18:20-18:35

25 Years Vibrant Soundbridge – A Story of Success

W.D. Baumgartner, A. Jappel (Austria)

18:40-18:55

Surgical placement of an active middle ear prosthesis in aural atresia: technique and long term stability

R. de Brito, L.F. Lourençone (Brazil)

19:00-19:15

The Esteem fully–implantable AMEI for severe–profound SNHL

M. Barbara, S. Monini, C. Filippi, E. Covelli (Italy)

19:20-

CLOSING CEREMONY

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