R C Mamede
- Ingestion of caustic substances and its complicationsR C Mamede
Head and Neck Surgery Service, Department of Surgery, Orthopedics and Traumatology, Faculdade de Medicine de Ribeirão Preto, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
Sao Paulo Med J 119:10-5. 2001..Caustic substances cause tissue destruction through liquefaction or coagulation reactions and the intensity of destruction depends on the type, concentration, time of contact and amount of the substance ingested...
- Blindness after laryngectomy and bilateral neck dissection in a diabetic patient: case reportR C Mamede
Department of Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
Sao Paulo Med J 119:181-3. 2001..The possible causes, risk factors and care to be taken to prevent this rare but highly debilitating complication are discussed...
- Treatment of caustic ingestion: an analysis of 239 casesR C M Mamede
Department of Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
Dis Esophagus 15:210-3. 2002..When 2-3 tablespoons are ingested, corticosteroids, in addition to being unable to prevent the formation of esophageal stenosis, increase the risk of other complications...
- [Intraesophageal pressure during esophageal speech in laryngectomized patients rehabilitated or no rehabilitated for oral communication]R O Dantas
Departamentos de Clínica Médica e Otorrinolaringologia Cirurgia de Cabeça de Pescoço, Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto da Universidade de São Paulo FMRP USP, 14049 900 Ribeirao Preto, SP
Arq Gastroenterol 38:158-61. 2001..After laryngectomy for treatment of pharyngeal/laryngeal carcinomas the patients may be rehabilitated, for oral communication, with the esophageal speech...