ENTtoday: April 2007


Evidence-Based Research: The Foundation for Treatment Decisions

Evidence-based medicine (EBM) integrates (1) individual clinical expertise, (2) the best current research evidence that is clinically relevant and patient-oriented, and (3) patient preferences, concerns and expectations, into the decision-making process.

Incision, Repair of Ear Hematoma Recommended

A procedure in which a hematoma in the ear is repaired through definitive incision and drainage appears to result in good cosmetic outcomes, researchers reported at the combined sections meeting of the Triological Society.