Many of us think of certification as passing the written and oral exams given by the American Board of Otolaryngology (ABOto).
ENTtoday: April 2007
Evaluation of neck masses and cervical lymphadenopathy often requires imaging studies by computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound (US), and/or positron emission tomography (PET).
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.
More than Smoke and Mirrors: Expanding Technology and Use of Lasers in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Long used in a number of medical specialties, lasers offer a minimally invasive way to treat a variety of benign and malignant conditions.
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute estimates that more than 12 million Americans have sleep apnea; it can occur in anyone, but is most prevalent in overweight males over the age of 40 who snore loudly.
Doctors suggest that an new artificial skin product-already approved for the treatment of patients with major burns and other injuries-could have application for repair of large head and neck surgical wounds.
In performing blepharoplasty, the type of suture materials used by the surgeon may make a difference in outcome, researchers suggested at the first combined sections meeting of the Triological Society.
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.
The key to writing an acceptable thesis-one of the requirements for membership in the Triological Society-is to remember PICO
Just when I discovered the meaning of life, they changed it. George Carlin
As surely as April showers bring May flowers, a robust national economy prompts lawmakers to conjure plans for universal health insurance.
World’s Tallest Man Saves China Dolphins