Link between immunodeficiency and CRS boosts new therapies for the disorder, said otolaryngologists at the 2013 American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting
ENTtoday: November 2013
Subspecialties divided on use of Mohs surgery, sentinel lymph node biopsy for squamous cell carcinoma, other cancers, said surgeons at the 2013 American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting
Physicians at the 2013 American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting relay observations, lessons learned from cases of patients with difficulty swallowing
Otolaryngologists discuss pros and cons of uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, relocation and lateral pharyngoplasty, Z-palatoplasty, and other surgical procedures for OSA at the 2013 American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting
Physicians must consider using equally effective, less expensive products to treat disorders, even if they haven’t earned U.S. FDA approval, said experts at the 2013 American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting
More reliable tests and advances in MRI of the endolymphatic space provide insight into this inner ear disorder
Making a successful transition to office-based inferior turbinate hypertrophy (ITH) surgery depends on proper coding and other financial concerns. But a more basic question first needs to be considered before breaking out the calculator: What is the optimal technique for performing the surgery?
Ensure proper coding of procedures for inferior turbinate hypertrophy surgery to maximize reimbursement
Physicians find cost, scheduling, and patient care benefits to performing office-based inferior turbinate hypertrophy surgery
The optimal treatment involves complete surgical resection, with endoscopic techniques used most often for lower-stage tumors and open techniques in advanced cases
Is Percutaneous Dilational Tracheotomy Equivalent to Traditional Open Surgical Tracheotomy With Regard to Peri-Operative and Post-Operative Complications?
PDT appears to be a safe alternative to open surgical tracheotomy, although it may increase risk of asymptomatic tracheal stenosis
Has the scholarly impact of the Triological Society (TRIO) thesis diminished over time?
How common are synechiae in chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) patients who have endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS)?
How effective is intratympanic steroid injection (ITSI) in treating idiopathic tinnitus?
Can risk factors for bilateral hearing loss (HL) be used to predict HL among infants who do not pass the initial newborn hearing screening?
Can laryngeal allergic reactions be mitigated with inhaled corticosteroids and ß2-agonists?
What risk factors can predict 30-day unplanned readmission in hospitalized otolaryngology patients?