A look at the prevalence, timing, and potential baseline clinical risk factors associated with patients with medically refractory chronic rhinosinusitis electing endoscopic sinus surgery.
Literature Reviews » Rhinology
Eustachian tube dysfunction-related symptom improvement due to surgery of the anterior half of the inferior turbinate was found to be equal to placebo.
Patients with T1 and T2N0 oral tongue cancer are likely to benefit a from specimen-driven margin assessment
Currently there is a lack of a validated disease specific, quality of life instrument, available to assess the impact of CRS on the pediatric CF patient population
The use of antibiotics without independent anti-inflammatory properties have limited efficacy in patients with eCRS
Patterns of olfactory impairment do reflect underlying disease etiology
When stimulated by AHLs, T2R38 elicits calcium-dependent NO production that increases ciliary beat frequency and mucus clearance.
Comparison of surgeon outcomes of ESS is feasible, but must take into account a number of baseline patient characteristics