It’s too early to know which treatments for post-viral smell loss may specifically benefit COVID-19-related olfactory dysfunction but here are some treatment options currently in use or in research.
ENTtoday: August 2021
There has always been a “digital divide” among certain populations, but COVID-19 has made using healthcare technology a necessity.
Looking at the pros and cons of virtual oral board exams, which have been a safe alternative during the COVID-19 pandemic.
When reports emerged that three patients had experienced facial swelling after receiving the Moderna vaccine some people began expressing hesitancy to receive the vaccine.
Most existing studies have found that hearing impairment results in a higher prevalence of social isolation and loneliness in the pediatric population.
Transorbital Endoscopic Repair a Feasible Approach for Select Patients with Frontal Sinus Cerebrospinal Fluid Leaks
Transorbital endoscopic approach (TOEA) is a safe, minimally disruptive alternative for definitive management of frontal sinus cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak in well-selected primary or revision cases.
A two-step method using the platysma as an in vivo bioreactor may be a promising approach to achieve long-term survival and enhanced luminal patency of a transplanted tracheal graft.
Procedural therapy, including superior laryngeal nerve (SLN) block, should be considered in the armamentarium of neurogenic cough treatments.
Home drain removal is a safe and efficacious option for patients following head and neck surgery, providing cost savings to them and better utilization of providers’ time.
Minority demographic groups are significantly underrepresented in chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) clilnical trials.
Recent prospective clinical studies have not found an increased incidence of facial scarring in patients using isotretinoin in the perioperative period.
Many patients who would likely benefit from implantation are never referred due to poor regional access, and, perhaps most importantly, lack of established CIE referral guidelines.
There’s plenty to look forward to that isn’t COVID-related, and we’re excited to talk about it with you.
We demonstrate a novel, simplistic, and rapid approach to cannulation, dilation, and sialendoscope insertion that can be completed in an outpatient setting with the assistance of viscous lidocaine gel.
How To: Hidden Port Approach to Endoscopic Pericranial Scalp Flap for Anterior Skull Base Reconstruction
Through this endoscopic approach, glabellar incision can be avoided by performing frontal osteotomy endoscopically.