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Research & Reviews  639 results

Sustaining standardized opioid prescribing practices after pediatric tonsillectomy.
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Cordray H, Alfonso K et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Opioid prescribing patterns after pediatric tonsillectomy are highly variable, and opioids may not improve pain control compared to over-the-counter pain relievers. We evaluated whether a standardized, opioid-sparing analgesic protocol effectively...

Association of Patient Characteristics With Postoperative Mortality in Children Undergo...
JAMA Edmonson MB, Zhao Q et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2022 - The rate of postoperative death in children undergoing tonsillectomy is uncertain. Mortality rates are not separately available for children at increased risk of complications, including young children (aged <3 y) and those with sleep-disordered b...

Orthodontic interventions as a management option for children with residual obstructive...
BMJ Open; Fagundes NCF, Perez-Garcia A et. al.

Jun 16th, 2022 - Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is a sleep-breathing disorder that seems likely to have long-term negative social and health consequences in children and adolescents. There are no established standard management approaches when the first line of th...

Hospital Prices for Pediatric Tympanostomy Tube Placement and Adenotonsillectomy in 2021.
The Laryngoscope; Miller AL, Xiao R et. al.

Jun 10th, 2022 - Hospital prices vary substantially for myringotomy with tympanostomy tube placement (M&T) and adenotonsillectomy (T&A). The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recently implemented hospital price transparency requirements to help families m...

Adenotonsillectomy and adenoidectomy in children: The impact of timing of surgery and p...
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health; Schneuer FJ, Bell KJ et. al.

Jun 4th, 2022 - To investigate the impact of adenotonsillectomy (ADT) and adenoidectomy (AD) on child health and evaluated their post-operative complications. We included all children aged <16 years undergoing ADT (tonsillectomy ± adenoidectomy) or AD in New Sout...

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Guidelines  2 results

Executive Summary of Clinical Practice Guideline on Tympanostomy Tubes in Children (Upd...
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal ... Rosenfeld RM, Tunkel DE et. al.

Feb 10th, 2022 - This executive summary of the guideline update provides evidence-based recommendations for patient selection and surgical indications for managing tympanostomy tubes in children. The summary and guideline are intended for any clinician involved in...

Danish guidelines on management of otitis media in preschool children.
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Heidemann CH, Lous J et. al.

Jul 3rd, 2016 - Otitis media is one of the most common diseases in small children. This underlines the importance of optimizing diagnostics and treatment of the condition. Recent literature points toward a stricter approach to diagnosing acute otitis media (AOM)....

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Drugs  22 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  118 results

The Effects of Exosomes in Otitis Media With Effusion

Jun 2nd, 2022 - This study will explore the pathogenesis of OME by detecting the exosome in middle ear fluid, nasopharyngeal secretions and peripheral blood in order to identify areas of opportunity for future research and to provide a theoretical basis for drug ...

The Effect of Pediatric Patient Temperament on Postoperative Outcomes

Jun 1st, 2022 - The goal of this study is to determine if preoperative temperament is associated with postoperative pain, emergence agitation, emotional and behavioral changes, and overall parent satisfaction. This is a prospective observational study to assess p...

CBF and Childhood OSAS

May 10th, 2022 - OSAS is characterized by repetitive occlusion of the upper airway during sleep that results in hypoxemia, hypercapnia and arousal from sleep. Children with the obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) have impaired behavior and cognition compared t...

Brain Changes in Pediatric OSA

May 10th, 2022 - Pediatric obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common and progressive syndrome accompanied by severe cognition, mood, and daytime behavioral issues, as well as poor school performance, presumably stemming from compromised neural tissue, induced by i...

Changes of Endotracheal Tube Cuff Pressures Throat Surgery in Children

May 6th, 2022 - The cuff of the endotracheal tube seals the extraluminal airway to facilitate positive-pressure ventilation and reduce subglottic secretion aspiration. As increase or decrease of ETT intracuff pressures can lead to many morbidities. A total of 140...

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News  47 results

Deaths Rare in Tonsillectomy, but Some Children at More Risk

Jun 22nd, 2022 - It's rare for a child to die after a tonsillectomy, but children who die are more likely to have a complex chronic condition such as cerebral palsy or Down syndrome, according to a retrospective cohort study published in JAMA. "Among children unde...

Mild Grisel Syndrome: Expanding the Differential for Posttonsillectomy Adenoidectomy Symptoms
CPT Thomas W. Riney, MD, MC, USA, LTC Daniel Brillhart, MD, USA

Feb 16th, 2022 - Tonsillectomy with or without adenoidectomy (T&A) is the second most common pediatric surgical procedure in the United States. 1 It is most often performed during childhood between 5 and 8 years of age with a second peak observed between 17 and 21.

Imaging Detects Preoperative Cardiac Changes in Children With OSA

Jan 13th, 2022 - Tissue Doppler Imaging echocardiography (TDI) identified subclinical changes in cardiac function in children with obstructive sleep apnea prior to tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy, based on data from 560 children. Identifying cardiac abnormalities ...

Being a Patient Is Still Hazardous to Your Health

Jun 28th, 2021 - How safe is it to be a patient in the United States today? Compared with what? Being a patient in another country? It depends on the country. Compared with not being a patient? Not very safe at all. Being a patient can be hazardous to your health....

Teen Surgery and Persistent Opioid Use

Apr 18th, 2018 - Persistent Opioid Use After Surgery Are teens who receive perioperative opioids at risk for later opioid use disorder? A recent study[1] analyzed data from a large commercial claims database to determine whether adolescents' exposure to opioids af...

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