Chemoprophylaxis should be utilized in the postoperative period for vestibular schwannoma surgery.
Articles tagged with "head and neck surgery"
Postoperative antibiotic prophylaxis in clean-contaminated head and neck free flap reconstruction cases is most likely sufficient and recommended for use less than 24hours from wound closure.
As technology and training standards evolve, 3D printing is emerging as a key technology in patient care in Oto-HNS.
A look at the ideal methods of skin preparation to reduce surgical site infection (SSI) in head and neck surgery.
A look at the periprocedural management of anticoagulation and antiplatelet medications, including aspirin, warfarin, and clopidogrel.
Ampicillin/sulbactam is the preferred perioperative prophylactic antibiotic in major head and neck surgery.
Antibiotic prophylaxis is effective when used in clean-contaminated oncologic surgery, but shouldn’t be used beyond 24 hours postoperatively
Making a successful transition to office-based inferior turbinate hypertrophy (ITH) surgery depends on proper coding and other financial concerns. But a more basic question first needs to be considered before breaking out the calculator: What is the optimal technique for performing the surgery?