164606 - Ear, Nose & Throat
- : Online
ENT Seminar covering common conditions of the ear, paediatric airway obstruction, nasal and sinus disease, and imaging for ENT conditions.Relevance to General Practice
A large proportion of ENT problems are encountered in the community. It is estimated that about one-third of a GP’s workload will comprise ENT-type problems. Most should be relatively simple to manage; however, relatively innocuous symptoms can, if not recognised early, develop into potentially life-threatening symptoms (Australian Doctor, 2013).
There is an increasing presentation of ENT cases (including Rhinosinusitis, and Otology) to GPs across Australia (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2008).