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ALLMedicine™ Tonsillectomy Center

Research & Reviews  1,361 results

The learning curve of BiZact™ tonsillectomy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2022.111155
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Dulku K, Toll E et. al.

May 19th, 2022 - To evaluate the learning curve of BiZact™ tonsillectomy amongst trainees and fellows as a further technical skill. Prospective audit of consecutive BiZact™ tonsillectomies undertaken by a trainee and fellow at Starship Children's Hospital. Primary...

Characteristics associated with caregiver willingness to consider tonsillectomy for a c...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2022.111143
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Cooper JN, Koppera S et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Tonsillectomy use is lower among Black children than White children in the U.S. despite their higher prevalence of obstructive sleep disordered breathing (oSDB). We aimed to identify factors associated with parents' willingness to consider tonsill...

Preemptive Dexamethasone , Paracetamol on Postoperative Period Following Adeno-tonsillectomy in Pediatric .
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05143762

May 9th, 2022 - Tonsillectomy is one of the most common surgical operations performed on children, and it is frequently linked with an increased risk of complications such as acute discomfort when swallowing and postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV). The most ...

A single center retrospective comparison of post-tonsillectomy hemorrhage between BiZac...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2022.111165
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Ni G, McAuliffe D et. al.

May 3rd, 2022 - Over 550,000 tonsillectomies are performed every year. While post-tonsillectomy hemorrhage (PTH) has been studied in the coblator, bovie, and cold steel technique, there is a dearth of studies examining the post-tonsillectomy outcome using BiZact....

Effects of Perioperative TEAS on Postoperative Pain and Agitation in Pediatric Adenoidectomy and Tonsillectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05330494

May 3rd, 2022 - Sample size The sample size estimation was based on the incidence of agitation in previous studies. It was selected for a type I error of 0.05, a power of 0.80, and the dropout rate 0f 0.2. The calculation was done through a website program (https...

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Guidelines  1 results

Investigation and management of the unknown primary with metastatic neck disease: Unite...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4873921
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Mackenzie K, Watson M et. al.

Nov 15th, 2016 - This is the official guideline endorsed by the specialty associations involved in the care of head and neck cancer patients in the UK. It discusses the evidence base pertaining to the management of metastatic neck disease in the setting of an unkn...

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Drugs  25 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  81 results

Preemptive Dexamethasone , Paracetamol on Postoperative Period Following Adeno-tonsillectomy in Pediatric .
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05143762

May 9th, 2022 - Tonsillectomy is one of the most common surgical operations performed on children, and it is frequently linked with an increased risk of complications such as acute discomfort when swallowing and postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV). The most ...

Effects of Perioperative TEAS on Postoperative Pain and Agitation in Pediatric Adenoidectomy and Tonsillectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05330494

May 3rd, 2022 - Sample size The sample size estimation was based on the incidence of agitation in previous studies. It was selected for a type I error of 0.05, a power of 0.80, and the dropout rate 0f 0.2. The calculation was done through a website program (https...

Long-term Results of Tonsillectomy in the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05049369

May 2nd, 2022 - The investigators are studying long-term efficiency of tonsillectomy in adults with obstructive sleep apnea caused by tonsillar hypertrophy. These patients have undergone tonsillectomy in 2004-2018 and now 3-17 years later investigators will perfo...

Postoperative Pain, Why Still in Hospital and DAOH Following TORS for SCCUP
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04189107

Apr 26th, 2022 - The morbidity after TORS has not yet been fully investigated, but a recent studies suggest that pain is one of the primary causes for unplanned readmission This issue has been investigated by Clayburgh D et al who found that a prolonged dexamethas...

Effect of Dexmedetomidine on Prevention of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting in Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05124067

Apr 5th, 2022 - Postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) is one of the most common and unpleasant postoperative complications, which is a major concern in surgical patients. PONV affects about 20-40% of surgical patients, with certain high-risk patients experienc...

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News  101 results

Imaging Detects Preoperative Cardiac Changes in Children With OSA
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/966545

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 ...

Failure to Communicate 'Doc-to-Doc' Blamed for Patient's Death
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/960857

Oct 14th, 2021 - The family of a man who died from a rare and feared complication of head and neck cancer has filed a $34 million lawsuit against the medical center where he was treated, alleging that his death would have been avoided had there been better communi...

Being a Patient Is Still Hazardous to Your Health
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953719

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....

Parents Often Decide on Their Own They Want Tonsillectomy for Children's Sleep Apnea
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943472

Jan 4th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Many parents with children who experience obstructive sleep-disordered breathing (OSDB) have a preference for tonsillectomy to improve the apnea and often aren't looking for guidance on treatment choices, a new study finds. Thos...

Onc Daily: World-First Saliva Test, Identifying 'Exceptional Responders'
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/930857

May 20th, 2020 - Here are the most important stories that Medscape Oncology's editors picked for you to read today: World First: Saliva Test Detects Occult HPV Oral Cancer For the first time, a saliva test has detected oropharyngeal cancer caused by human papillom...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →