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Research & Reviews  486 results

Predictors of Thyroid Gland Invasion in Total Laryngectomy for Advanced Laryngeal Squam...
https://doi.org/10.1177/01455613221098300
Ear, Nose, & Throat Journal; Xie J, Liu H et. al.

May 10th, 2022 - Objectives: Thyroidectomy for advanced laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma (LSCC) is controversial. This study aimed to identify predictors of thyroid gland invasion in patients with LSCC and management of the thyroid gland during total laryngectomy...

Early Feeding After Oral Cavity Reconstruction
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04787939

Apr 27th, 2022 - In this single-arm non-inferiority study, the study team will aim to evaluate the safety of early feeding in patients with oral cavity reconstruction who are allowed to eat by mouth on post-operative day 1. Traditionally, surgeons have opted to de...

Laryngeal solitary fibrous tumour: diagnostic challenge in a rare presentation.
https://doi.org/10.1308/rcsann.2021.0332
Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England; Kiakou M, Puvanendran M et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2022 - Solitary fibrous tumours (SFT) are rare spindle cell mesenchymal neoplasms, most commonly appearing as well-circumscribed localised lesions arising from the abdominal or pelvic peritoneum. Their presence in the head and neck region is very rare; e...

Day/Night Regimen With Provox Life Heat and Moisture Exchangers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04943731

Apr 15th, 2022 - Purpose and Aim: This research is about patients who have had a total laryngectomy, trialing a new range of Heat and Moisture Exchangers (HMEs) - referred to as the "Provox Life™ range of HMEs". The main purpose of this study is to find out if par...

Survival, functional, and quality of life outcomes between total glossectomy with and w...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2022.103440
American Journal of Otolaryngology; Burnham AJ, Ottenstein L et. al.

Apr 11th, 2022 - A total glossectomy (TG) may be required for advanced tongue tumors. TG with total laryngectomy (TGL) may be indicated in some cases with tumor extension into the larynx or high risk of aspiration. Total glossectomy with laryngeal preservation (TG...

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Guidelines  1 results

Use of Larynx-Preservation Strategies in the Treatment of Laryngeal Cancer: American So...
https://doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2017.75.7385
Journal of Clinical Oncology : Official Journal of the Am... Forastiere AA, Ismaila N et. al.

Nov 28th, 2017 - Purpose To update the guideline recommendations on the use of larynx-preservation strategies in the treatment of laryngeal cancer. Methods An Expert Panel updated the systematic review of the literature for the period from January 2005 to May 2017...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  11 results

Early Feeding After Oral Cavity Reconstruction
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04787939

Apr 27th, 2022 - In this single-arm non-inferiority study, the study team will aim to evaluate the safety of early feeding in patients with oral cavity reconstruction who are allowed to eat by mouth on post-operative day 1. Traditionally, surgeons have opted to de...

Day/Night Regimen With Provox Life Heat and Moisture Exchangers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04943731

Apr 15th, 2022 - Purpose and Aim: This research is about patients who have had a total laryngectomy, trialing a new range of Heat and Moisture Exchangers (HMEs) - referred to as the "Provox Life™ range of HMEs". The main purpose of this study is to find out if par...

Assessment of the New Provox Life System for Pulmonary Health and Quality of Life After Total Laryngectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04974801

Apr 5th, 2022 - Background: The benefits of using Heat and Moisture Exchangers (HMEs) for pulmonary rehabilitation after total laryngectomy are widely known. However, current available HMEs do not reach the level of humidification capacity of the nose, and patien...

Trial of Laryngeal Preservation Comparing Induced CT Followed by RT vs CT Concomitant to RT
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03340896

Mar 11th, 2022 - In patients with tumors classified as T3 or T4 larynx and hypopharynx, the usually recommended treatment was total laryngectomy.This intervention allows to obtain locoregional disease control in 75% of cases, without laryngectomy TPF arm followed ...

CPAP to Improve Swallow Function Post Total Laryngectomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03328702

Jan 28th, 2022 - Total laryngectomy is a procedure that involves surgical removal of the larynx and separation of the digestive and airway tracts. The procedure is typically conducted for cases of laryngeal cancer and intractable aspiration. Following this procedu...

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News  8 results

The Role of Induction Chemotherapy in HNSCC
https://www.onclive.com/view/the-role-of-induction-chemotherapy-in-hnscc

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Transcript: Ezra Cohen, MD: Let me revisit an old topic, and that is of induction chemotherapy. Josh, I know you do a fair bit of it, or at least still continue to study it. Tell us, is there a role for induction chemotherapy in locally advance...

Patients with Early-Stage Glottic Cancer Benefit from Study Looking at Optimal Radiation Treatment
https://www.onclive.com/view/patients-with-earlystage-glottic-cancer-benefit-from-study-looking-at-optimal-radiation-treatment

Dec 20th, 2020 - Radiotherapy alone is often used to treat early-stage glottic cancer (ESGC), a cancer of the vocal chords, however, the optimal radiation treatment schedule remains unknown. Both hypofractionated radiotherapy (HFX) and conventionally-fractionated ...

Surgery and Medical Tx Offer Similar Survival for Laryngeal CA
https://www.medpagetoday.com/hematologyoncology/othercancers/51426

May 8th, 2015 - Action Points Note that this retrospective study found that nonsurgical treatment of SCC of the supraglottic larynx was associated with similar survival as surgical treatment. Be aware that this was not a randomized trial; selection effects could ...

Fewer Blacks Get Voice-Sparing Larynx Therapy
https://www.medpagetoday.com/surgery/otolaryngology/33776

Jul 17th, 2012 - Action Points Black patients with laryngeal cancer are less likely to have nonsurgical, voice-preserving treatment than their white counterparts. Note that black patients were still less likely to have the larynx-sparing treatment in the past deca...

Larynx Cancer: Optimal Approach Still Not Identified
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/587482

Jan 28th, 2009 - January 28, 2008 — In the management of patients with head and neck cancer, "it is clear that the optimal approach for larynx preservation has not been identified," say a group of European researchers reporting a trial that compared 2 approaches a...

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