Proper planning can ensure that your solo practice will be just as successful as the most popular group practices
ENTtoday: May 2014
Otolaryngologists rethink management, treatment of small, papillary thyroid cancers in light of diagnosis epidemic
Steps to help physicians set personal and professional goals, define their scope of practice, determine which services to offer, and avoid common mistakes when launching a private practice
Pinpointing the incidence of iatrogenic facial nerve injury is not a straightforward affair
Jack Kartush, MD has developed a facial nerve monitoring protocol that he has taught to many otolaryngologists over the decades
Physician survey indicates method expanding as standard of care in lower-risk facial surgeries; stresses need to develop FNM clinical practice guidelines for otolargyngologists
Ethical considerations, treatment benefits and risks that physicians must present to help patients, families make informed decisions
Combined with a thorough history, physical, and audiologic exam along with ophthalmologic consultation, children with SNHL should be evaluated using sequencing algorithm based on degree of hearing loss
Conservative approaches, such as voice therapy and vocal hygiene measures, can offer sufficient improvement and avoid inherent risks of surgery
How are vocal fold pseudocysts treated, and when do they require surgical intervention?
What is the impact of organ preservation protocols on pharyngo-cutaneous fistula (PCF) incidence following total laryngectomy (TL), and what role do “onlay” prophylactic tissue flaps play in reducing PCF in salvage total laryngectomy (STL)?
What are the long-term results of using frontal sinus drillout (modified Lothrop procedure) to treat advanced frontal sinus disease?
How have the patterns of surgical sleep procedures used to treat obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) changed over time?
What are the risk factors for progression and airway intervention of angioedema after initial evaluation?
What are the factors for unplanned admission of patients after sinonasal surgery?
The Triological Society presents video of one of the most popular panels from its January 2014 meeting