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ALLMedicine™ Peritonsillar Abscess Center

Research & Reviews  373 results

Trends in Emergency Department Computed Tomography Usage for Diagnosis of Peritonsillar...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0145561320984996
Ear, Nose, & Throat Journal; Nesemeier R, Jones S et. al.

Jan 12th, 2021 - Peritonsillar abscess (PTA) is the most common deep neck space infection and a frequent cause for otolaryngology consultation. Patients often undergo computed tomography (CT) scan for confirmation in addition to physical examination. Our aims were...

What still presents urgently to ENT during a pandemic? Experience of an ENT rapid acces...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022215121000128
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Stubington TJ, Morrison B et. al.

Jan 7th, 2021 - This study sought to determine the conditions that still present to ENT despite government advice to avoid unnecessary travel. It also assessed the impact of social distancing on pathologies presenting to ENT and reviewed the usefulness of telepho...

Admission avoidance in tonsillitis and peritonsillar abscess: a prospective national au...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7753410
Clinical Otolaryngology : Official Journal of ENT-UK ; Official Journal of Netherlands Society for Oto-Rhino-Laryngology & Cervico-Facial Surgery; Smith ME

Dec 3rd, 2020 - To report changes in practice brought about by COVID-19 and the implementation of new guidelines for the management of tonsillitis and peritonsillar abscess (PTA), and to explore factors relating to unscheduled re-presentations for patients discha...

Lemierre's syndrome: a forgotten life-threatening entity.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-236201
BMJ Case Reports; Gama R, Sousa M et. al.

Oct 31st, 2020 - Lemierre's syndrome is a very rare but potentially fatal condition. It mainly affects adolescents and young adult males, and usually arises as a serious complication of pharyngitis or peritonsillar abscess. It is characterised by the triad of inte...

A prospective multicentre external validation study of the Liverpool Peritonsillar absc...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7646663
Clinical Otolaryngology : Official Journal of ENT-UK ; Official Journal of Netherlands Society for Oto-Rhino-Laryngology & Cervico-Facial Surgery; Selwyn D, Yang D et. al.

Sep 30th, 2020 - Our primary aim was to validate the Liverpool Peritonsillar abscess Score (LPS) externally in a new patient cohort. Our secondary aim was to modify the LPS in the light of the COVID-19 pandemic to produce a no-examination variant for use in this i...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  379 results

Trends in Emergency Department Computed Tomography Usage for Diagnosis of Peritonsillar...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0145561320984996
Ear, Nose, & Throat Journal; Nesemeier R, Jones S et. al.

Jan 12th, 2021 - Peritonsillar abscess (PTA) is the most common deep neck space infection and a frequent cause for otolaryngology consultation. Patients often undergo computed tomography (CT) scan for confirmation in addition to physical examination. Our aims were...

What still presents urgently to ENT during a pandemic? Experience of an ENT rapid acces...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0022215121000128
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Stubington TJ, Morrison B et. al.

Jan 7th, 2021 - This study sought to determine the conditions that still present to ENT despite government advice to avoid unnecessary travel. It also assessed the impact of social distancing on pathologies presenting to ENT and reviewed the usefulness of telepho...

Admission avoidance in tonsillitis and peritonsillar abscess: a prospective national au...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7753410
Clinical Otolaryngology : Official Journal of ENT-UK ; Official Journal of Netherlands Society for Oto-Rhino-Laryngology & Cervico-Facial Surgery; Smith ME

Dec 3rd, 2020 - To report changes in practice brought about by COVID-19 and the implementation of new guidelines for the management of tonsillitis and peritonsillar abscess (PTA), and to explore factors relating to unscheduled re-presentations for patients discha...

Lemierre's syndrome: a forgotten life-threatening entity.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-236201
BMJ Case Reports; Gama R, Sousa M et. al.

Oct 31st, 2020 - Lemierre's syndrome is a very rare but potentially fatal condition. It mainly affects adolescents and young adult males, and usually arises as a serious complication of pharyngitis or peritonsillar abscess. It is characterised by the triad of inte...

A prospective multicentre external validation study of the Liverpool Peritonsillar absc...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7646663
Clinical Otolaryngology : Official Journal of ENT-UK ; Official Journal of Netherlands Society for Oto-Rhino-Laryngology & Cervico-Facial Surgery; Selwyn D, Yang D et. al.

Sep 30th, 2020 - Our primary aim was to validate the Liverpool Peritonsillar abscess Score (LPS) externally in a new patient cohort. Our secondary aim was to modify the LPS in the light of the COVID-19 pandemic to produce a no-examination variant for use in this i...

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News  3 results

Skill Checkup: Peritonsillar Abscess Drainage
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/904370_1

Nov 5th, 2018 - The peritonsillar abscess (PTA) remains a common clinical entity in the emergency department and in an otolaryngology practice. The exact incidence has been estimated at 37 cases per 100,000 people per year. The most common treatments for PTAs inc...

Skill Checkup: Peritonsillar Abscess Drainage
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/904370_2

Nov 5th, 2018 - PTA is rare in infants and children younger than 12 years; the mean age for this disease is 20-30 years. Males and females are affected equally. Needle aspiration can be therapeutic in itself; in some studies, up to 85% of patients were effectivel...

Skill Checkup: Peritonsillar Abscess Drainage
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/904370

Nov 5th, 2018 - The peritonsillar abscess (PTA) remains a common clinical entity in the emergency department and in an otolaryngology practice. The exact incidence has been estimated at 37 cases per 100,000 people per year. The most common treatments for PTAs inc...

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