The shift to having more women assume otolaryngology leadership roles has been a slow build but the year 2023 may be remembered as the year of the woman in otolaryngology.
ENTtoday: January 2023
Artificial intelligence (AI) helps augment physicians’ abilities in diagnosis and treatment by sifting through vast amounts of data far faster than humans can.
The expression, “Patience is a virtue” has never been more true than for elderly patients you might see in your practice.
We are able to build strong connections with our colleagues now that the new year has begun.
The utility of smartphone apps for medical residents can outweigh their distractions, particularly given that the technology is native to younger generations of physicians.
Patients with COVID-19–related, long-term smell and taste disorders were younger, had a lower occurrence of anosmia/ageusia, and more often experienced distorted senses.
Results showed a steady increase in thesis acceptance rates, almost tripling from the 1990 to 1994 period to the 2015 to 2019 period.
No Persistent Postoperative Swallowing Dysfunction Following Pharyngeal Surgery in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Pharyngeal upper airway surgery in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) resulted in no significant, persistent adverse change in swallowing function.
Do the Principles of Adult Learning Maximize Training Efficiency and Efficacy for Pediatric Otolaryngologists?
Pediatric otolaryngologists who apply adult learning principles with trainees will maximize both the efficiency and efficacy of the learning process.
Prolonged operative time is associated with several adverse outcomes following endoscopic sinonasal surgery, including prolonged hospital length of stay, overall surgical complications, and bleeding.
Nasal Discharge the Sole Symptom Improved by Nasal Saline Treatment in Patients with Acute Rhinosinusitis
Nasal discharge was the only symptom significantly improved by nasal saline treatment in patients with acute rhinosinusitis.
Awake in-office procedures may be the preferred treatment method for many patients who require multiple interventional treatments of the larynx, especially those at risk of being put under general anesthesia.
How To: Nasopharyngectomy without Maxillary Swing via a Combined Open Lateral and Endoscopic Approach
This method combines a lateral transcervical approach to provide proximal internal carotid artery (ICA) control and early visualization without the morbidity of a maxillary swing.
Multilayered repair of OAF–ONF using a pedicled intranasal flap combined with an intraoral local flap facilitated excellent closure in patients.
What Is the Role of Induction Chemotherapy in the Treatment of Locally Advanced Sinonasal Squamous Cell Carcinoma?
Sinonasal neoplasms have a wide spectrum of histopathologies and biological behaviors, but close proximity to critical structures, such as the skull base and orbit, can make surgical resection a challenge.
Eustachian tube dysfunction (ETD) is often associated with nasal obstruction and inferior turbinate hypertrophy; is nasal surgery an option?