Track Categories

The track category is the heading under which your abstract will be reviewed and later published in the conference printed matters if accepted. During the submission process, you will be asked to select one track category for your abstract.

Otolaryngology is a surgical subspecialty in medical terms that deals with Conditions of the ear, nose, and throat (ENT) and related structures of the head and neck. Specialists who represent considerable authority around there are called Otorhinolaryngologist, otolaryngologists, ENT specialists or head and neck specialists. Patients look for treatment from an otorhinolaryngologist for infections of the ear, nose, throat, base of the skull, and for the surgical administration of diseases and benevolent tumors of the head and neck. physicians trained in the medical and surgical management and treatment of patients with diseases and disorders of the ear, nose, throat (ENT), and related structures of the head and neck. They are commonly referred to as ENT physicians.

  • Track 1-1Allergy.
  • Track 1-2Rhinology and Sinus Surgery.
  • Track 1-3Swallowing disorders
  • Track 1-4Head and Neck disorders.
  • Track 1-5Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders
  • Track 1-6Erysipelas.
  • Track 1-7Chronic nasal obstruction.
  • Track 1-8Facial nerve paralysis.
  • Track 1-9Salivary gland tumors.
  • Track 1-10Spasmodic dysphonia.
  • Track 1-11Squamous cell carcinoma, melanoma and tumor pathology.
  • Track 1-12Oral and craniofacial diseases.

Neurotology is a branch of otology concerned with those parts of the nervous system related to the ear, especially the inner ear and associated brainstem structures also called Otoneurology. Otology generally refers to the treatment of middle ear disease and resultant conductive hearing loss, whereas neurology refers to treatment of inner ear conditions, or hearing and balance disorders. In this section we will discuss about Vestibular neuronitis, Facial nerve paralysis, Hearing loss and deafness, Labyrinthectomy, Vertigo, Perforated eardrum & Neuro Otolaryngology.

  • Track 2-1Vestibular neuronitis.
  • Track 2-2Facial nerve paralysis.
  • Track 2-3Perforated eardrum.
  • Track 2-4Perforated eardrum.
  • Track 2-5Neuro Otolaryngology.
  • Track 2-6Sensorineural hearing loss.

Paediatrics ENT deals with children having common illnesses such as tonsillitis, sinusitis and ear infections (otitis media) using the latest guidelines for medical treatment and the most advanced techniques for surgical treatment. Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology is to concentrate and disseminate information concerning prevention, cure and care of otorhinolaryngology disorders in infants and children due to developmental, degenerative, infectious, neoplastic, traumatic, social, psychiatric and economic causes.

  • Track 3-1Pediatric Otology.
  • Track 3-2Myringotomy and tubes.
  • Track 3-3Adenoidectomy.
  • Track 3-4Cricotracheal resection.
  • Track 3-5Decannulation.

An ear disorder is frequently a bacterial or viral disease that influences the centre of the ear, the air-filled space behind the Eardrum that contains the modest vibrating bones of the ear. Kids are more probable than grown-ups to get ear contaminations. Ear contaminations every now and again are difficult in view of aggravation and development of liquids in the centre ear. Since ear contaminations regularly clear up without anyone else, treatment may start with overseeing torment and observing the issue. Ear disorder in babies and extreme cases by and large frequently require anti-toxin drugs. Long haul issues identified with ear diseases — tireless liquids in the centre ear, determined contaminations or continuous contaminations — can cause hearing issues and different genuine intricacies. In this tracks we rehearse a part of the issue related to ear issue and treatment, for instance, extraordinary outside Otitis, Prechondritis pinna - Cauliflower ear, intrinsic variations from the norm Microtia, Atresia, Otomycosis and Cochlear Implants.

  • Track 4-1Exostosis.
  • Track 4-2Ramsay hunt syndrome.
  • Track 4-3Otomycosis
  • Track 4-4Furunculosis.
  • Track 4-5Prechondritis pinna- Cauliflower ear.
  • Track 4-6Collaural fistula.

A myringotomy or Ear Surgery is a typical medical procedure to make a hole in the ear drum. It is ordinarily combined with the addition of a tympanostomy tube, a tiny tube that is placed in the newly created hole in the ear drum, which enables infectious material to deplete from the middle ear. The methodology is performed by an otolaryngologist or ENT Surgeon. The surgery might be performed uniquely on one ear if the middle ear issue is available just on one side or on the two ears if required. The methodology is quite often observed under five years old yet may likewise be performed on more seasoned kids and grown-ups. The technique is a brief arrangement however can be rehashed if necessary as the ear tubes eventually fall out.

  • Track 5-1Acute Otitis Media
  • Track 5-2Tympanostomy
  • Track 5-3Myringoplasty
  • Track 5-4Complications in ear surgery

Laryngology is that branch of medication which manages clutters, infections and wounds of the vocal device, particularly the larynx. The track of Laryngology will manage disorders, infections and wounds of the vocal contraption, particularly the larynx. Regular conditions tended to by laryngologists incorporate vocal overlay knobs and blisters, laryngeal cancer, spasmodic dysphonia, laryngopharyngeal reflux, papilloma’s, and voice abuse/manhandle/abuse disorders. The absolute most regular sickness is because of unnecessary talking, throat clearing, hacking, smoking, shouting, singing, or talking too wildly or too low.

  • Track 6-1Laryngopharyngeal Reflux.
  • Track 6-2Speech therapy and audio processing.
  • Track 6-3Tracheostomy.
  • Track 6-4Vocal cord nodules and polyps.
  • Track 6-5Laryngitis.
  • Track 6-6Spasmodic dysphonia.
  • Track 6-7Salivary gland tumors.

Sinusitis is an inflammation or swelling of the tissue which is the lining of sinuses. Normally, sinus is filled with air, but when sinuses become blocked and filled with fluid, germs can grow and cause an infection. Conditions which may cause sinus blockage include the common cold, allergic rhinitis, nasal polyps, or a deviated septum. In children, common environmental factors that contribute to sinusitis include allergies, illness from other children at day care or school, pacifiers, bottle drinking while lying on one's back, and smoke in the environment. In this tracks we will come across topics such as Acute sinusitis, Antimicrobial resistance profiles of ocular and nasal flora, Sinus headaches - Causes and treatment & Pediatric sinusitis. Fungal and Bacterial Rhino sinusitis is caused due to microorganisms affecting the nasal membranes. Irresistible Rhinitis or Rhino sinusitis can be dealt with by inoculations while hypersensitive rhinitis can be dealt with by intranasal corticosteroids and antihistamines.

  • Track 7-1Chronic maxillary sinusitis.
  • Track 7-2Immunodeficiency in chronic sinusitis: Recognition and treatment.
  • Track 7-3Sinus headaches- Causes and treatment.
  • Track 7-4Antibiotics therapy in sinusitis.
  • Track 7-5Pediatric sinus surgery: Anatomic and surgical consideration.
  • Track 7-6Pediatric sinusitis.
  • Track 7-7Chronic sinusitis- Clinical features, pathophysiology, diagnosis and management.

Rhinitis is a condition happens because of aggravation and bothering of Mucous layer. The aggravation is caused by the degranulation of pole cells in the nose. Aggravation of mucous layer is caused because of allergens like dust and dander. Rhinitis can be delegated Allergic Rhinitis and non - unfavourably susceptible Rhinitis basing on the causative specialist. Unfavourably susceptible rhinitis is basic in a few nations like United States, of around 10%– 30% grown-ups are influenced every year.

  • Track 8-1Allergic and non-allergic rhinitis.
  • Track 8-2Innate and adaptive immunity in allergic respiratory inflammation.
  • Track 8-3Infectious & Atrophic Rhinitis.
  • Track 8-4Fungal & Acute Rhinosinusitis.
  • Track 8-5Pediatric rhinosinusitis.
  • Track 8-6Rhinosinusitis- Complications, diagnosis, treatment.
  • Track 8-7Etiologic factors in chronic rhinosinusitis.
  • Track 8-8Microbiology of rhinosinusitis and antimicrobial resistance.
  • Track 8-9Bacterial Rhino-sinusitis.

HeadNeck and Oral Oncology envelops all parts of clinical practice, fundamental and translational research on the etiology, pathophysiology, finding, evaluation, administration, development and forecast of patients with head and neck tumours and carotid body tumour. The Head and Neck Surgery track will give the points of interest of cutting edge indicative testing and driving edge medicinal and surgical treatment for the full extent of head and neck conditions. Head and Neck disease is emphatically connected with certain natural and way of life hazard factors, including tobacco smoking, liquor utilization, UV light, specific chemicals utilized as a part of specific work environments, and certain strains of infections, for example, human papillomavirus. These tumours are much of the time forceful in their biologic conduct; patients with these kinds of disease are at a higher danger of building up another growth in the head and neck territory. Head and neck disease is exceedingly treatable if identified early, for the most part through surgery, yet radiation treatment may likewise assume an imperative part, while chemotherapy is regularly incapable. This track talks about Squamous cell carcinoma, Oral Epidemiology, Head and Neck Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer infections, Carotid body tumour and HNS Oncology.

  • Track 9-1Hematopoietic Stem cell treatment.
  • Track 9-2Chemotherapy for Head and Neck Oncology.
  • Track 9-3Tobacco and oral diseases.
  • Track 9-4Squamous cell carcinoma, melanoma and tumor pathology.
  • Track 9-5Oral and craniofacial diseases.
  • Track 9-6Prevention of oral cancer.
  • Track 9-7Chemotheraphy of oral cancer and its side effects.
  • Track 9-8Molecular Pathogenesis of Oral cancer.

Ototoxicity is the property of being toxic to the ear, specifically the cochlea or auditory nerve and sometimes the vestibular system; it is commonly medication-induced.

Deaf blindness is a combination of sight and hearing loss that affects a person’s ability to communicate, to access all kinds of information, and to get around. Deaf blindness is not just a deaf person who cannot see, or a blind person who cannot hear. The two impairments together increase the effects of each. People of all ages can have a sight or hearing impairment. It may have been from birth, or due to deterioration later in life. But most deaf blind people have some vision and hearing.

According to the American Academy of Audiology, one in three people over the age of 60 experience some type of age-related hearing loss. In people over the age of 85, this number increases to one in two. Age-related hearing loss is also known as presbycusis. Although age-related hearing loss is not a life-threatening condition, it can have a significant impact on your quality of life if left untreated.

Hyperacusus is a health condition characterized by over-sensitivity to certain frequency and volume ranges of sound, a collapsed tolerance to usual environmental sound. A person with severe hyperacusis has difficulty tolerating everyday sounds, some of which may seem unpleasantly or painfully loud to that person but not to others. It can be acquired because of damage sustained to the hearing apparatus, or inner ear. There is speculation that the efferent portion of the auditory nerve has been affected, efferent meaning fibres that originate in the brain which serve to regulate sounds. This theory suggests that the efferent fibres of the auditory nerve are selectively damaged, while the hair cells that allow the hearing of pure tones in an audiometric evaluation remain intact.

  • Track 10-1Communication Disorders.
  • Track 10-2Craniofacial anomalies.
  • Track 10-3Neurolinguistics.
  • Track 10-4Phonation.
  • Track 10-5Voice disturbances.
  • Track 10-6Nasal reflexes, Post-Nasal drip & Young’s syndrome.
  • Track 10-7Infections involving the anterior ethmoidal air cells.

The perception of sound in the absence of actual external sound-represents a symptom of an underlying condition rather than a single disease. Several theories have been proposed to explain the mechanisms underlying tinnitus. Tinnitus, the noise can be intermittent or continuous, and is very loud. It is often associated with hearing loss, it does not cause the loss, nor does a hearing loss cause tinnitus. People with tinnitus experience no difficulty hearing, and in a few cases,  they even become so sensitive to sound that they must take steps to muffle or mask external noises. Prolonged exposure to loud sounds is the most common cause of tinnitus. Up to 90% of people with tinnitus have some level of noise-induced hearing loss. The noise causes permanent damage to the sound-sensitive cells of the cochlea, a spiral-shaped organ in the inner ear. A single exposure to a sudden extremely loud noise can also cause tinnitus. This track deals some of the most important topic which includes: Chronic sensorineural tinnitus, Tinnitus from sound exposure, Pharmacological treatment and Behavioural treatment, Electrical stimulation and vascular compression of the auditory nerve.

  • Track 11-1Epidemiology of tinnitus.
  • Track 11-2Tinnitus from sound exposure.
  • Track 11-3Middle ear disorders and tinnitus.
  • Track 11-4Vascular compression of the auditory nerve.
  • Track 11-5Vestibular Schwannoma.
  • Track 11-6Pharmacological treatment and Behavioral treatment.
  • Track 11-7Electrical stimulation (skin, vagus nerve, deep brain stimulation).

Physiological Disorders of Ear, Nose & Throat causes certain disorders like Chronic nasal obstruction, Nasal polyposis, epistaxis and myasis, Rhinorrhoea & Rhinolith, Septal hematoma, Deviated nasal septum, Nasal reflexes, Post-Nasal drip & Young’s syndrome, cleft palate, Kartagener’s syndrome etc. Sinonasal disorders like Unified Airway disease, Asthma, tumors can be treated surgically through functional endoscopic sinus surgery, endoscopic frontal sinusotomy, transnasal endoscopic surgery, sinus dilation and stenting etc. Sinonasal anatomy, physiology and development and thyroid disorder is most common now a day.

  • Track 12-1Septal hematoma
  • Track 12-2Chronic nasal syndrome.
  • Track 12-3Deviated nasal septum.
  • Track 12-4Infections involving the anterior ethmoidal air cell.

Physiological Disorders of Ear, Nose & Throat causes certain disorders like Chronic nasal obstruction, Nasal polyposis, epistaxis and myasis, Rhinorrhoea & Rhinolith, Septal hematoma, Deviated nasal septum, Nasal reflexes, Post-Nasal drip & Young’s syndrome, cleft palate, Cartagena’s syndrome etc. Sino nasal disorders like Unified Airway disease, Asthma, tumours can be treated surgically through functional endoscopic sinus surgery, endoscopic frontal sinusotomy, trans nasal endoscopic surgery, sinus dilation and stenting etc. Sino nasal anatomy, physiology and development and thyroid disorder is most common now a day.

  • Track 13-1Cleft palate.
  • Track 13-2Septal hematoma.
  • Track 13-3Chronic nasal obstruction.
  • Track 13-4Deviated nasal septum.
  • Track 13-5Nasal reflexes, Post-Nasal drip & Young’s syndrome.
  • Track 13-6Infections involving the anterior ethmoidal air cells.
  • Track 13-7Central auditory and vestibular pathways.

Hearing loss is the most common form of sensory impairment in humans and affects more than 40 million people worldwide. Over recent years, more than 100 genetic loci have been linked to hearing loss and many of the affected genes have been identified. This understanding of the genetic pathways that regulate auditory function has revealed new targets for pharmacological treatment of the disease. Moreover, approaches that are based on stem cells and gene therapy, which may have the potential to restore or maintain auditory function, are beginning to emerge. During this track we will go through some of the important topics such as Otological transplants and implants, Stapedectomy, Middle ear and brain stem implantable hearing devices and Evidence-Based management of otitis media with effusion.

  • Track 14-1Otological.
  • Track 14-2Stapedectomy.

Most common type of sleep apnea and is caused by complete or partial obstructions of the upper airway. It is characterized by repetitive episodes of shallow or paused breathing during sleep, despite the effort to breathe, and is usually associated with a reduction in blood oxygen saturation. Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder characterized by pauses in breathing or periods of shallow breathing during sleep. In the most common form this follows loud snoring. There may be a choking or snorting sound as breathing resumes. As it disrupts normal sleep, those affected are often sleepy or tired during the day. In children it may cause problems in school or hyperactivity. There are three forms of sleep apnea, obstructive (OSA), central (CSA), and a combination of the two. OSA is the most common form. Risk factors for OSA include being overweight, a family history of the condition, allergies, and enlarged tonsils. In OSA, breathing is interrupted by a blockage of airflow, while in CSA breathing stops due to a lack of effort to breathe. People with sleep apnea are often not aware they have it. Often it is picked up by a family member. Sleep apnea is often diagnosed with an overnight sleep study.

  • Track 15-1Maxillo Mandibular Advancement.
  • Track 15-2Soft Palate/Tonsil Treatments.
  • Track 15-3Laryngeal Movement Disorders.
  • Track 15-4Deviated nasal septum.
  • Track 15-5Surgical Treatment of Snoring /OSAS.
  • Track 15-6Occupational Voice Disorders.
  • Track 15-7Robot assisted Surgery.
  • Track 15-8Voice & Swallowing in Elderly.

The degree of conditions that otolaryngologists analyse, and treat are broadly changed and can include the entire face, lips, nose, ears, and neck. Facial plastic surgery is a segment of otolaryngology which is separated into two classifications corrective and reconstructive. Reconstructive plastic surgery is performed for patients with innate inconsistencies, for example, skin colorations on the face, congenital fissure and sense of taste, distending ears, and a warped grin. Different conditions like mishaps, injury, consumes, or a past medical procedure are additionally amended with this sort of medical procedure. Moreover, this technique is required to treat existing maladies like skin malignancy. Corrective facial plastic surgery is performed to improve visual appearance of the facial highlights and structures. Normal strategies incorporate eye lifts, rhinoplasty, facelifts, jawline and cheek inserts, liposuction, and techniques to address facial wrinkles. An otolaryngology specialist is very much prepared to approach these issues.

  • Track 16-1Reconstructive Facial Surgery and its Complications
  • Track 16-2Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Track 16-3Facial Trauma
  • Track 16-4Blepharoplasty
  • Track 16-5Less invasive cosmetic surgeries

The route frameworks utilized in ENT surgery include solid precision inside which the instrument tip area is seen on the observing screen. Otolaryngologists utilizes the new methods in ENT Surgeries, such us Balloon Sinus Dilation System, Malleable Suction Instruments and Patient chase for Image-Guided Surgery. Using the ENT surgery route framework, the ENT specialist utilizes extraordinary instruments, which are followed by the navigation system.

  • Track 17-1CT navigation for image guided surgery-sinus and skull base
  • Track 17-2Cone beam Imaging
  • Track 17-3Balloon sinus dilation system
  • Track 17-4Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Track 17-5Risk factors in Panendoscopy
  • Track 17-6Fine needle aspiration biopsy

ENT implants and devices are utilized for the determination, treatment or surgical treatment related to ear, nose and throat disorders. It redresses the issues identified with hearing, smelling, speaking and snoring. Otolaryngologists utilizes innovative implants and devices for the treatment, such as, hearing aids, cochlear implants, bone anchored hearing aid, auditory brain stem implant, bone conduction, electric acoustic stimulation.

  • Track 18-1Cochlear Implants
  • Track 18-2Hearing Loss
  • Track 18-3Need of Hearing aids
  • Track 18-4Bone anchored hearing aid