This section presents essential clinical knowledge about the sino-nasal apparatus.
The basic learning objectives agreed upon by the Canadian Society of Otolaryngologists & Head and Neck Surgeons are presented below. The most common and important nose-related complaints are discussed in the Clinical Presentations of Nasal Pathology section. Specific conditions relating to these complaints are highlighted in the Conditions of the Nose and Paranasal Sinuses section. A downloadable version of the nose learning objectives is available for download below.
Clinical Presentations of Nasal Pathology
- Develop a clinical approach and differential diagnosis for the following complaints:
Conditions of the Nose and Paranasal Sinuses
- Develop a basic understanding of the following conditions related to the auditory system:
Essential Clinical Skills
- Anterior Rhinoscopy
- Nasal Packing for Epistaxis