In patients with MOE, sociodemographic, treatment-related, and hospital- level factors were independently associated with readmission, PLOS, and discharges to a rehabilitation facility.
Literature Reviews » Otology/Neurotology
Endoscopic and microscopic stapes surgery have similar audiological success, but some data suggest lower chorda tympani injury and postoperative taste disturbance risk with the endoscope.
Patient satisfaction was neither impaired nor improved by the presence of a scribe in the otolaryngology clinic.
A look at the association between orthonasal olfaction and chemosensory perception in patients with smell loss.
Women are currently disproportionately underrepresented in otolaryngology leadership roles, but a shift may be taking place.
This study suggests that female otolaryngologists within certain subspetomatic cialties are keeping pace with their male colleagues in publication productivity in the early career time frame.
A look at how the ethical issues that arise from coronavirus will affect practicing otolaryngologists.
Decreased smell function is a major marker for coronavirus infection; therefore, smell testing may help to identify COVID-19 patients in need of early treatment or quarantine.
This initial experience shows that transoral robotic thyroid (TORT) appears to be a safe and feasible option for obese patients pursuing scarless thyroid surgery.
Statin use is associated with decreased rates of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) based on a nationally representative sample of outpatient visits in the United States.