The first clinical consensus statement on balloon dilation of the sinus indicates that the procedure is appropriate for patients with sinonasal symptoms and positive findings on CT scan.
ENTtoday: May 2018
The 2014 release of the tinnitus clinical practice guideline by the American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) changed the way Minka Schofield, MD, treated patients with tinnitus. “Before this guideline, vitamins, steroids, and melatonin were all being used in an effort to help patients with tinnitus. We’d actually done our own study that […]
Editor’s note: This article is part one of a two-part series on Dr. Yalamanchali’s medical service trip to India. Part two, which will publish in ENTtoday’s June issue, and will focus on her work with mobile hearing tests. At the University of Kansas (KU) Medical Center in Kansas City, a partnership with a premier academic […]
During the Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, experts answered clinical questions in a manner similar to the journal’s “TRIO Best Practices” feature.
Resident Research Award winners cover topics ranging from new procedures to the state of otolaryngology research to attempts to perfect the use of gum in cancer prevention.
Editor’s note: This is the first installment of a new department highlighting ways members of the otolaryngology community spend their (often limited) spare time, the time spent “after 7 pm.” Here, we will spotlight our colleagues’ passions outside the practice of medicine, and get a closer look at the varied interests and talents our community […]
The topics of euthanasia, suicide, and physician assisted suicide are poorly understood.
There is a significant rate (18%) of multiorgan involvement in patients with laryngeal amyloidosis, which contradicts conventional concepts that this is an isolated disorder.
The estimated costs of billing and insurance-related activities ranged from $20 for a primary care visit to $215 for an inpatient surgical procedure.
The study provides evidence that a realtime telemedicine model may be a viable option to expand specialty care to remote or underserved areas.
The language outcomes for those implanted after the age of 1 year decline as the age of implantation increases.
What is the relationship between the frequency of acute chronic rhinosinusitis exacerbations (AECRS) and the degree of asthma control in asthmatic CRS patients?
Perioperative administration of dexmedetomidine can provide pain and agitation relief.