The BAPO Podcast

Starting in 2020, Mike Saunders hosts a series of educational seminars with experts from around the world to discuss the state of the art in specialist areas of clinical paediatric otolaryngology.

Season 2

Season 1

Laryngomalacia and vocal cord palsy

Featuring Mike Kuo, Mike Saunders, Hasnaa Ismail-Koch, Neil Bateman, Ben Hartley

Mike Kuo and Mike Saunders host a fascinating discussion about two of the most common challenges in paediatric airway. They are joined by Hasnaa Ismail-Koch, Neil Bateman and Ben Hartley. Don't miss Mike's laryngomalacia impression at 11.50 = worth the admission fee alone! Mr Saunders pretending that he knew what an aerophagia bottle was, another highlight! Actually a really interesting, informative and spirited discussion.

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Congenital Neck Abnormalities

Featuring Mike Kuo, Mike Saunders, John Russell, Haytham Kubba, Kara Prickett

A discussion about Branchial anomalies and thyroglossal duct cysts. Mike Saunders and Mike Kuo are delighted to have our friends John Russell , Haytham Kubba and Kara Prickett (all the way from Atlanta!) to discuss this very challenging area adding Scottish, Irish and US perspectives! Extra points if you can identify the non muted breach of zoom etiquette culprit -c'mon people we aren't animals!

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Cochlear Implantation

Featuring Mike Saunders, Steve Broomfield, Natalie Loudon, James Ramsden, Iain Bruce

Mike hosts a discussion led by Steve Broomfield (Bristol) leading a discussion with Natalie Loudon (Paris), James Ramsden (Oxford) and Iain Bruce (Manchester) to give us the low down on paediatric cochlear implantation.

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Failed extubation

Featuring Mike Saunders, Julian Gaskin, Hannah Burns, Steven Powell, Ravi Thevasagayam

Management of patients to fail to extubate on PICU. Mike is joined by his Bristol colleague Julian Gaskin on the BAPO couch. In this episode they grill Hannah Burns (Brisbane), Steven Powell (Newcastle) and Ravi Thevasagayam (Sheffield) about this tricky challange.

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Tympanic membrane retractions and perforations

Featuring Mike Saunders, Adrian James, Susan Douglas, Will Hellier, Keith Trimble

Mike is joined by Adrian James (Toronto) , Susan Douglas (Rotherham), a 15 yr old Will Hellier evidently (Southampton) and Keith Trimble (Belfast). They will be discussing statue dunking, tympanic membrane perforations and retractions amongst other things!

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