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Research & Reviews  386 results

Sociodemographic Factors and Health Care Utilization in Pediatric Chronic Suppurative O...
The Laryngoscope; Ruffin WC, Crouch JB et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Access to and utilization of perioperative healthcare may influence outcomes in patients with chronic suppurative otitis media (CSOM); however, the influencing factors are poorly understood. The objective of this study was to assess the associatio...

Facial Paralysis in Skull Base Osteomyelitis - Comparison of Surgical and Nonsurgical M...
The Laryngoscope; Freeman MH, Perkins EL et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Facial Paralysis in Skull Base Osteomyelitis - Comparison of Surgical and Nonsurgical Management. To compare outcomes of surgical and nonsurgical management in cases of facial paresis secondary to skull base osteomyelitis. A 14 patients presenting...

Post-operative MRI detection of residual cholesteatoma in pediatric patients - The yiel...
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Yosefof E, Yaniv D et. al.

May 9th, 2022 - Non-echo-planar diffusion weighted magnetic resonance imaging (Non-EPI DWI MRI) is commonly used for follow-up after cholesteatoma surgery. MRI has a critical role in the evaluation of residual disease, where physical examination will commonly dem...

Iatrogenic facial nerve injury in mastoidectomy: The impact of variables on the outcome.
American Journal of Otolaryngology; Jamshidi A, Hasanzadeh A et. al.

May 7th, 2022 - To evaluate iatrogenic facial nerve injury in mastoidectomy and its paralysis improvement result after nerve injury management. A retrospective review of medical records of 21 patients with iatrogenic facial nerve injury following mastoidectomy wh...

Comparative evaluation of temporal subtraction computed tomography and non-echoplanar d...
Auris, Nasus, Larynx; Baba A, Kurihara S et. al.

Mar 29th, 2022 - Preoperative imaging assessment influences the decision to perform mastoidectomy for the mastoid extension of middle ear cholesteatoma. This study compared the performance of temporal subtraction CT (TSCT) and non-echoplanar diffusion-weighted ima...

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Guidelines  1 results

Clinical Practice Guideline (Update): Earwax (Cerumen Impaction)
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal ... Schwartz SR, Magit AE et. al.

Jan 4th, 2017 - Objective This update of the 2008 American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation cerumen impaction clinical practice guideline provides evidence-based recommendations on managing cerumen impaction. Cerumen impaction is defined...

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Drugs  22 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  7 results

Patient Narcotic Requirements After Outpatient Otolaryngology Procedures

Mar 16th, 2022 - It is routine practice to give narcotic medication after surgery for pain control however the abuse of prescription medications has become the fastest growing drug problem in the United States. Research has shown that post operative pain for some ...

Intracochlear Platelet-rich Fibrin Application in Cochlear Implantation

Jan 31st, 2022 - The most common problem with cochlear implants is that their effectiveness decreases over time and they are not functional enough mainly due to fibrosis. Our aim in this study is to benefit from the anti-inflammatory effects of autologous platelet...

Study of a Minimally Invasive Cochlear Access for Cochlear Implantation Via a Robotic Procedure

Dec 23rd, 2021 - The cochlear implant (CI) is a neural prothesis and has been the gold standard treatment for severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss over several decades. The surgical procedure for cochlear implantation surgery aims to atraumatically insert...

Use of Biodesign® Otologic Graft in Tympanoplasty

Nov 16th, 2021 - Patients 18 years or older will undergo primary tympanoplasty without mastoidectomy. The patients will be randomized into groups receiving Biodesign versus autograft temporalis fascia for repair.

Effectiveness of 4% Boric Acid in Distilled Water Versus Clotrimazole Solution in Otomycosis Patients.

Apr 1st, 2021 - Otomycosis is a fungal infection that affects one, or occasionally both, of the ears. It mostly affects people who live in warm or tropical areas. It also often affects people who swim frequently, live with diabetes, or have other chronic medical ...

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News  3 results

SARS-CoV-2 Isolated From Middle Ear, Mastoid Bone

Jul 31st, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - SARS-CoV-2 has been isolated from mastoid-bones and middle-ear autopsy specimens from two patients who died with COVID-19, which has implications for otolaryngology practice, according to a new report. "Identification o...

COVID-19 in the Ear: Have You Heard About the Risk for HCPs?

Jul 23rd, 2020 - SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, was discovered in the middle ear and mastoid during autopsies of patients with COVID-19, researchers found. Autopsies of two of three patients who died with COVID-19 tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 in the...

Ceftriaxone Alone Can't Treat Mastoiditis
Jane Salodof MacNeil

SAN FRANCISCO — Ceftriaxone by itself is not sufficient for acute or chronic pediatric mastoiditis, according to a group of emergency physicians who compared cases treated before and after adoption of the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. The propor.

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