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Research & Reviews  498 results

Adenoidectomy and persistent velopharyngeal insufficiency: Considerations, risk factors...
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Lambert EM, You P et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - Persistent velopharyngeal insufficiency (VPI) is a rare but well-recognized complication of adenoidectomy. VPI can have a significant impact on the communication of a child. To describe the pathophysiology of post-adenoidectomy VPI, identify its a...

Comparison of Oral Loading Dose to Intravenous Acetaminophen in Children for Analgesia ...
Anesthesia and Analgesia; Lammers CR, Schwinghammer AJ et. al.

Jul 26th, 2021 - Acetaminophen is a frequently used adjunct analgesic in pediatric patients undergoing tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy. We compared opioid administration following preoperative intravenous (IV) or oral acetaminophen in addition to a standard multim...

Outcomes of adenoidectomy with and without tonsillectomy in patients younger than 2 yea...
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Taniguchi K, Yoshitomi A et. al.

Jul 25th, 2021 - The effectiveness of adenotonsillectomy for obstructive sleep disorder breathing (OSDB) in children under age 2 years is unclear. The present study aimed to identify the perioperative symptoms and clinical outcomes of adenoidectomy and tonsillecto...

Development of a pediatric obstructive sleep apnea triage algorithm.
Journal of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery = Le Jour... Heath DS, El-Hakim H et. al.

Jul 17th, 2021 - Diagnosis and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in children is often delayed due to the high prevalence and limited physician and sleep testing resources. As a result, children may be referred to multiple specialties, such as pediatric sl...

Sleep and Behavior 24 Months After Early Tonsillectomy for Mild OSA: An RCT.
Pediatrics Waters KA, Chawla J et. al.

Jul 15th, 2021 - The Preschool Obstructive Sleep Apnea Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy study is a prospective randomized controlled study of children aged 3 to 5 years. This follow-up evaluated postoperative outcomes 24 months after randomization. Baseline, 12-mon...

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Guidelines  1 results

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  43 results

A Pilot Study: a Non-opioid Technique for Postoperative Adenoidectomy Pain Relief in Pediatric Patients

Feb 10th, 2020 - This proposed study will assess analgesic efficacy of a multi-modal, non-opioid analgesic regimen for providing surgical analgesia in pediatric patients undergoing adenoidectomy and to assess recovery characteristics in the post-anesthesia care un...

Mask Study: One-handed vs. Two Handed Technique in Children

Jan 23rd, 2020 - In a prospective, randomized and controlled study, 60 children with documented obstructive sleep apnea (from sleep study or history obtained from the parent of bothersome snoring, witnessed apnea which interrupts the snoring and/or gasping and cho...

Evaluation of Adherence and Therapeutic Effectiveness of Bi-Flex Versus CPAP in Children With OSA

Oct 2nd, 2019 - STUDY RATIONALE The obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) affects approximately 2% of children and results in significant morbidity. Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is the standard therapy for children who fail tonsillectomy and adeno...

Management of Pediatric Chronic Rhinosinusitis in Asthmatic Children

Sep 27th, 2019 - Indications for surgery for pediatric chronic rhinosinusitis currently lacks scientific consensus. In general, children who fail medical management are candidates for surgery. Currently, pre-operative evaluation with a CT scan of the sinuses is th...

Battlefield Auricular Acupuncture During Adult Tonsillectomies and Effect of Post op Pain and Nausea

Aug 28th, 2019 - DESIGN: Design type: Prospective, randomized control trial Sample Description of the population: All adults, greater than or equal to 18 years, undergoing a tonsillectomy with or without adenoidectomy at Womack Army Medical Center are eligible for...

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News  31 results

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...

Drug Safety Warnings and Updates: July-September 2017

Jan 3rd, 2018 - The FDA's MedWatch program compiles a quarterly report of important changes to safety labeling for boxed warnings for drugs and therapeutic biologics. Boxed warnings highlight: Adverse reactions so serious in proportion to the potential benefit fr...

Drug Safety Warnings and Updates: July-September 2017

Jan 3rd, 2018 - The FDA's MedWatch program compiles a quarterly report of important changes to safety labeling for boxed warnings for drugs and therapeutic biologics. Boxed warnings highlight: Adverse reactions so serious in proportion to the potential benefit fr...

After warning, codeine use after tonsillectomy drops, doesn’t stop
Pediatric News; Catherine Cooper Nellist

Nov 16th, 2017 - A Food and Drug Administration black box warning led to a reduction but not an elimination of codeine pain relief after tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy – and there has been inappropriate substitution of other opioids rather than nonopioid pain.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →