Pharyngeal upper airway surgery in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) resulted in no significant, persistent adverse change in swallowing function.
Prolonged Operative Time Associated with Multiple Adverse Outcomes in Endoscopic Sinonasal Surgery
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.
How To: Induced Paresis for Awake Laryngoscopy Procedures
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.
Managing the Increasing Primary Care Burden in Otolaryngology
Challenges of Getting Otology Care in Socioeconomically Impacted Areas
How To: Dual-Vector Gracilis Muscle Transfer for Smile Reanimation with Lower Lip Depression
One paddle elevates and lateralizes the upper lip and commissure, while the second paddle depresses the lower lip.
How To: Novel Technique for Endoscopic Placement of Stent in Management of Anterior Glottic Webs
Instead of removing the keel in the operating room under general anesthesia, this can be done in the office with topical anesthesia.
Hypopharyngeal-Esophageal Multichannel Intraluminal Impedance-pH Monitoring of LPR Patients May Affect Therapeutic Strategies
Hypopharyngeal-proximal reflux episodes occur less frequently than gastroesophageal reflux disease episodes after meals and at night, and future therapies for LPR patients should take the HEMII-pH profile into consideration.
How To: ‘Parachute’ Technique for Reconstruction of Small Skull Base Defects of the Ventral Skull Base
This “parachute” technique can be used with both autologous free grafts and synthetic materials.
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