otorhinolaryngologic diseases


Summary: Pathological processes of the ear, the nose, and the throat, also known as the ENT diseases.

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  1. Ullah R, Gilliland D, Adams D. Otolaryngology consultations by real-time telemedicine. Ulster Med J. 2002;71:26-9 pubmed
    ..Low cost real-time telemedicine is a useful technique, providing reliable otorhinolaryngology consultations in a general practice setting. However initial difficulties due to inexperience in using the equipment need to be overcome...
  2. Hannaford P, Simpson J, Bisset A, Davis A, McKerrow W, Mills R. The prevalence of ear, nose and throat problems in the community: results from a national cross-sectional postal survey in Scotland. Fam Pract. 2005;22:227-33 pubmed
    ..To assess the prevalence of ear, nose and throat (ENT) symptoms experienced by individuals living in Scotland, and their use of GP or hospital services for these problems...
  3. Simmons M, Bruce I, Penney S, Wraith E, Rothera M. Otorhinolaryngological manifestations of the mucopolysaccharidoses. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2005;69:589-95 pubmed
    ..In this review, we present an overview of the clinical manifestations of MPS in general and highlight the problems specifically presenting in the field of otorhinolaryngology...
  4. Ibekwe T, Nwaorgu O, Onakoya P, Ibekwe P. Spectrum of otorhinolaryngology emergencies in the elderly in Ibadan, Nigeria. Niger J Med. 2005;14:411-4 pubmed
    ..It is thus the aim of this study to evaluate the spectrum of ear, nose, throat, head and neck emergencies among the elderly in Ibadan, Nigeria...
  5. Nalini B, Vinayak S. Tuberculosis in ear, nose, and throat practice: its presentation and diagnosis. Am J Otolaryngol. 2006;27:39-45 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to increase awareness of the different presentations of head and neck tuberculosis (TB) and to discuss its diagnostic difficulties...
  6. Cavel O, Fliss D, Segev Y, Zik D, Khafif A, Landsberg R. The role of the otorhinolaryngologist in the management of central skull base osteomyelitis. Am J Rhinol. 2007;21:281-5 pubmed
    ..When in doubt, nasopharyngeal and clival biopsies are performed to rule out malignancy. ..
  7. Guerra A, Gonçalves D, Werneck Côrtes M, Alves C, Lima T. [Pediatric Otolaryngology at the Public Health System of a city in Southeastern Brazil]. Rev Saude Publica. 2007;41:719-25 pubmed
    ..Primary health care could be more efficient if professionals were better qualified in Otolaryngology. ..
  8. Yamauchi Kawaura C, Fujii K, Aoyama T, Yamauchi M, Koyama S. Evaluation of radiation doses from MDCT-imaging in otolaryngology. Radiat Prot Dosimetry. 2009;136:38-44 pubmed publisher
    ..3 mGy. Effective doses were 1.8-6.6 mSv in neck CT, 0.5-0.9 mSv in sinus CT and 0.3-0.6 mSv in inner ear CT. The present dose data would be used to estimate radiation risks for patients undergoing otolaryngological MDCT examinations. ..
  9. Hong P, Liu C, Nordstrom L, Lalwani A. The role of the human microbiome in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery: a contemporary review. Laryngoscope. 2014;124:1352-7 pubmed publisher
    ..More studies are required to increase our understanding of the indigenous microbiota and their effects on diseases of the head and neck. ..

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  1. Rudy S. Communication mandates and challenges in serving otorhinolaryngology patients with limited English proficiency. ORL Head Neck Nurs. 2007;25:5-6 pubmed
  2. T Ping C, Weckx L. ENT care of children and adolescents in the Brazilian public healthy system in three different municipalities. Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2008;74:571-8 pubmed
    ..The number of unemployed parents, their poor salaries, and the number of siblings make it difficult for these patients to be treated in any facility other than the public heath system. ..
  3. . Abstracts of the Annual meeting of the American Academy of Otorhinolaryngology, September 9-12, 2012 , Washington DC, USA. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012;147:P1-264 pubmed publisher
  4. Wen W, Shi S, Zhu M, Dong Y. [Investigation and analysis on Wenchuan area earthquake trauma to ear, nose and throat]. Zhonghua Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2008;43:650-2 pubmed
    ..For earthquake trauma of the ear, nose and throat, emergent management are debridement, suture and positioning of fracture. For seriously injured patient, transportation to hospital in time can decrease complications and death rate. ..
  5. Wasserman R, Manning S. Diagnosis and treatment of primary immunodeficiency disease: the role of the otolaryngologist. Am J Otolaryngol. 2011;32:329-37 pubmed publisher
    ..Recognition and diagnosis of PID by otolaryngologists are critical to optimizing patient outcomes. Several therapeutic regimens for Ig replacement are now available that offer patients increased flexibility and independence. ..
  6. Bush C, Postma G. Transnasal esophagoscopy. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2013;46:41-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Over time, as the benefits of TNE have become elucidated, the procedure has gained wider acceptance and continues to have its role in patient care defined. ..
  7. Löwenheim H. [Regenerative medicine. New therapeutic methods in otorhinolaryngology and head and neck surgery]. HNO. 2008;56:252-7 pubmed publisher
  8. Zarebczan B, McDonald R, Rajamanickam V, Leverson G, Chen H, Sippel R. Training our future endocrine surgeons: a look at the endocrine surgery operative experience of U.S. surgical residents. Surgery. 2010;148:1075-80; discussion 1080-1 pubmed publisher
    ..S. general surgery residents, this is significantly smaller than that of otolaryngology residents. To remain competitive, general surgery residents wishing to practice endocrine surgery may need to pursue additional fellowship training. ..
  9. James M, Palmer O. Instrumentation and techniques for examination of the ear, nose, throat, and sinus. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2012;24:167-74, vii pubmed publisher
    ..This evolution allows for a more informative assessment of the patient and a more comfortable experience. ..
  10. Shakeel M, Little S, Bruce J, Ah See K. Use of complementary and alternative medicine in pediatric otolaryngology patients attending a tertiary hospital in the UK. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2007;71:1725-30 pubmed
    ..This has implications for all healthcare workers involved in their care. ..
  11. Weisshaar E, Iro H, Zenk J. [Hydroxyethylstarch-induced pruritus: an understimated side effect of its application also in ENT diseases]. Laryngorhinootologie. 2009;88:604-8; quiz 609-11 pubmed publisher
    ..HES-induced pruritus is severe, protracted and mostly therapy-refractory. Limiting the dose and the duration of HES application may help reducing this intractable side effect. ..
  12. Kumar R, Hayhurst K, Robson A. Ear, nose, and throat manifestations during pregnancy. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2011;145:188-98 pubmed publisher
    ..High-quality evidence for their management is limited, with further research required. ..
  13. Robertson S, Young D, McGarry G, MacKenzie K. The role of ENT surgeons in snoring assessment: some prospective preliminary evidence. Clin Otolaryngol. 2008;33:458-61 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose that a system of triage based on patient history could help identify the minority of snorers who require specialist assessment. ..
  14. Vasileiou I, Giannopoulos A, Klonaris C, Vlasis K, Marinos S, Koutsonasios I, et al. The potential role of primary care in the management of common ear, nose or throat disorders presenting to the emergency department in Greece. Qual Prim Care. 2009;17:145-8 pubmed
    ..Incorporating ENT expertise into educational and training programmes of general practitioners may be successful in managing ENT problems in primary care in future. ..
  15. Webb C, Moots R, Swift A. Ear, nose and throat manifestations of Behçet's disease: a review. J Laryngol Otol. 2008;122:1279-83 pubmed publisher
    ..Raised awareness of the clinical features within the head and neck region will hopefully enable early diagnosis and treatment of this potentially serious condition. ..
  16. Gaziano J, Serrano J. Transferable skills in the field of speech language pathology. Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012;20:155-9 pubmed publisher
  17. Drug V, Cobzeanu D, Papaghiuc C, Ciochină P, Gogalniceanu P, Bugioianoun C, et al. [Gastroesophageal reflux involvement in ENT disorders]. Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi. 2005;109:220-2 pubmed
    ..Alternatively, a short trial with omeprazole or another proton pump inhibitor may be the simplest way for diagnosis. The standard treatment for gastroesophageal reflux is the valid treatment for these patients. ..
  18. Isaradisaikul S, Navacharoen N, Hanprasertpong C, Kangsanarak J, Panyathong R. Causes and time-course of vertigo in an ear, nose, and throat clinic. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2010;267:1837-41 pubmed publisher
    ..The three most common causes were BPPV, Meniere's disease, and sudden idiopathic hearing loss. Half of the cases who returned for follow up had remitted symptoms within 4 weeks. ..
  19. Fagan J. Developing World ENT: a global responsibility. J Laryngol Otol. 2012;126:544-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This article sets out the challenges presented by ENT practice within the developing world, and discusses ways in which these challenges can be addressed. ..
  20. Vlastarakos P, Manolopoulos L, Ferekidis E, Antsaklis A, Nikolopoulos T. Treating common problems of the nose and throat in pregnancy: what is safe?. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2008;265:499-508 pubmed publisher
    ..Knowledge update is necessary to avoid unjustified hesitations and provide appropriate counselling and treatment for pregnant women...
  21. Ovári A, Pau H, Just T. [Optical coherence tomography in otolaryngology]. Orv Hetil. 2011;152:1125-32 pubmed publisher
    ..Another emerging field for optical coherence tomography is diagnosis of middle ear diseases, especially stapes ankylosis and cholesteatoma. ..
  22. Balsevicius T, Uloza V, Sakalauskas R, Miliauskas S. Peculiarities of clinical profile of snoring and mild to moderate obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome patients. Sleep Breath. 2012;16:835-43 pubmed publisher
    ..This group of the patients revealed mild depression and moderate trait anxiety scores when measured with the BDI-II and STAI, which correlated significantly with the severity of the patients' daytime complaints measured with the VAS. ..
  23. Robati R, Rahmati Roodsari M, Dabir Moghaddam P, Farnaghi A, Mahboobi rad F, Rahimi H, et al. Mucosal manifestations of pemphigus vulgaris in ear, nose, and throat; before and after treatment. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2012;67:e249-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Eleven patients refused to undergo posttreatment ENT examination. ENT evaluation may be worthwhile to evaluate the disease extension in patients with PV more definitely and exclude other potential etiologies in recalcitrant patients. ..
  24. Stoner M, Dulaurier M. Pediatric ENT emergencies. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2013;31:795-808 pubmed publisher
    ..The emergency department physician is called on to offer initial if not definitive management of these patients. This article discusses common ear, nose, and throat emergencies presenting to the emergency department. ..
  25. Hartemink D, Chiu Y, Drolet B, Kerschner J. PHACES syndrome: a review. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2009;73:181-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Large, segmental, cervicofacial hemangiomas are often associated with anomalies of intracranial, cardiovascular, and ophthalmic systems as well as ventral development. ..
  26. Mota L, Santos A. Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada's syndrome and its multisystem involvement. Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992). 2010;56:590-5 pubmed
    ..Treatment is primarily with corticosteroids. It is important that professionals in other specialties are able to recognize Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada’s syndrome, because late diagnosis can lead to ocular and cutaneous sequelae. ..
  27. Cope D, Bova R. Steroids in otolaryngology. Laryngoscope. 2008;118:1556-60 pubmed publisher
    ..The therapeutic efficacy of steroids in the management of Meniere's disease, sudden idiopathic sensorineural HL, chronic otitis media, and vestibular neuronitis remain controversial. ..
  28. Holtel M. Emerging technology in head and neck ultrasonography. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2010;43:1267-74, vii pubmed publisher
    ..A prototype for surgical navigation with ultrasound has been developed for the head and neck, which allows real-time imaging of anatomic surgical changes. ..
  29. Mesolella M, Cimmino M, Cantone E, Marino A, Cozzolino M, Della Casa R, et al. Management of otolaryngological manifestations in mucopolysaccharidoses: our experience. Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital. 2013;33:267-72 pubmed
  30. Franz D, Roeder N, Hormann K, Alberty J. [The German DRG system and its effect on imaging quality in ENT, and head and neck surgery]. HNO. 2006;54:267-76 pubmed
    ..Nevertheless, further adjustments to the G-DRG system are necessary. ..
  31. Bolz M, Streppel M, Guntinas Lichius O. [The impact of a university ENT emergency centre for the ambulatory care of ENT emergency patients]. Laryngorhinootologie. 2011;90:17-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Most of the patients have ENT diseases treatable with this one and last patient contact. On the other hand, the hospital recruits an important amount of patients for inpatient treatment through the emergency unit. ..
  32. Grisby S, Miller M, Dunn J, Patel S, Elashoff D, Duffy E, et al. Variations in pre-operative management of adolescents undergoing elective surgery. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2013;77:770-5 pubmed publisher
    ..03). ASPO and APSA members differ in their preoperative management of adolescent patients. Newer physicians and those with fewer adolescent patients also differ from physicians with more extensive experience with adolescents. ..
  33. Karpishchenko S, Ryabova M, Ulupov M, Shumilova N, Portnov G. [The choice of parameters for the laser application in ENT surgery]. Vestn Otorinolaringol. 2016;81:14-18 pubmed publisher
  34. Eng C, Germain D, Banikazemi M, Warnock D, Wanner C, Hopkin R, et al. Fabry disease: guidelines for the evaluation and management of multi-organ system involvement. Genet Med. 2006;8:539-48 pubmed
  35. Yap L, Pothula V, Warner J, Akhtar S, Yates E. The root and development of otorhinolaryngology in traditional Chinese medicine. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2009;266:1353-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, from its primitive roots, TCM has developed into a distinct branch of health care system in China today that works alongside Western medicine. ..
  36. Sniezek J. Head and neck ultrasound: why now?. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2010;43:1143-7, v pubmed publisher
    ..Recent improvements in ultrasound resolution, portability, and affordability have provided an excellent impetus for otolaryngologists to incorporate ultrasound into their office and operative practices. ..
  37. Bumpous J, Randolph G. The expanding utility of office-based ultrasound for the head and neck surgeon. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2010;43:1203-8, vi pubmed publisher
  38. Walker F, Cooke L. Antimicrobial prophylaxis in otorhinolaryngology/head and neck surgery. Clin Otolaryngol. 2007;32:405; author reply 406 pubmed
  39. Seeley M, Stevenson D. "Waste not, want not": making better use of house officers in the Otolaryngology Department at Christchurch Hospital, New Zealand. N Z Med J. 2009;122:44-9 pubmed
    ..The time saving for house officers by implementing nurse-led preadmission is approximately 3 hours per week in our service. ..
  40. Russell M, Eisele D, Murr A. The otolaryngology hospitalist: a novel practice paradigm. Laryngoscope. 2013;123:1394-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The hospitalist practice is a conceptually viable and clinically beneficial paradigm that should be considered at other similar institutions. ..
  41. Tshifularo M, Govender L, Monama G. Otolaryngological, head and neck manifestations in HIV-infected patients seen at Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria, South Africa. S Afr Med J. 2013;103:464-6 pubmed publisher
    ..A possible explanation may lie in the SA government HIV Counselling and Testing campaign and the antiretroviral rollout programme, the effectiveness of which is becoming evident. ..
  42. Caffier P, Schrom T, Haupt H, Mazurek B. [Increasing incidence of wasp stings in otorhinolaryngological practice]. HNO. 2006;54:451-6 pubmed
    ..The treatments demonstrate a clear increase in wasp sting injuries in the year 2004. The main climatic cause was the European record summer of 2003, in which wasps multiplied. ..
  43. Riedel F, Goessler U, Stern Straeter J, Riedel K, Hormann K. [Regenerative medicine in head and neck reconstructive surgery]. HNO. 2008;56:262-74 pubmed
    ..This paper presents the current status and the possible benefits, but also the limitations, of regenerative medicine in reconstructive surgery of the head and neck. ..
  44. Sigler B, Clarke L, Schuring L, Rudy S. The history of ORL-Head and Neck Nursing. ORL Head Neck Nurs. 2007;25:5-13 pubmed
  45. Sumi Y, Ogura H, Nakamori Y, Ukai I, Tasaki O, Kuwagata Y, et al. Nonoperative catheter management for cervical necrotizing fasciitis with and without descending necrotizing mediastinitis. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2008;134:750-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the clinical utility of catheter drainage for cervical necrotizing fasciitis (CNF) with and without descending necrotizing mediastinitis (DNM)...
  46. Kierzek A. [The otorhinolaryngological achievements of W?adys?aw Or?owski (1835-1889)]. Otolaryngol Pol. 2010;64:331-6 pubmed publisher
    ..He was a good surgical therapist of many different otorhinolaryngological diseases. ..
  47. Ansari S, Rotenberg B, Sowerby L. Oral corticosteroid prescribing habits of Canadian Otolaryngologist-Head and Neck Surgeons. J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016;45:17 pubmed publisher
    ..Improvements in standardization should be made with the aim of enhancing outcomes and reducing complications. ..
  48. Pearce F, Craven A, Merkel P, Luqmani R, Watts R. Global ethnic and geographic differences in the clinical presentations of anti-neutrophil cytoplasm antibody-associated vasculitis. Rheumatology (Oxford). 2017;56:1962-1969 pubmed publisher
    ..This study confirms the previously observed differential occurrence of MPO-AAV and PR3-AAV between different ethnic groups. ..
  49. Franz D, Roeder N, Hormann K, Alberty J. [Possibilities and limitations for the representation of ENT medicine in the G-DRG reimbursement system. Results of the DRG evaluation project]. HNO. 2006;54:179-89 pubmed
    ..Diagnostic endoscopies should be allocated via surgical partitioning. The adjustment proposals based on these results will gradually lead to an improved allocation of ENT medical procedures within the G-DRG system in 2006 and later. ..
  50. Brook I. Role of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in head and neck infections. J Laryngol Otol. 2009;123:1301-7 pubmed publisher
  51. Poelmans J, Feenstra L, Tack J. Determinants of long-term outcome of patients with reflux-related ear, nose, and throat symptoms. Dig Dis Sci. 2006;51:282-8 pubmed
    ..In patients with reflux-related ENT symptoms, initial findings on upper GI endoscopy and 24-hr pH-metry help to predict the need for maintenance therapy...
  52. Shakeel M, Trinidade A, Ah See K. Complementary and alternative medicine use by otolaryngology patients: a paradigm for practitioners in all surgical specialties. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2010;267:961-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Most commonly cited reasons for using CAM: general health, enhanced immunity and prevention/treatment of common illnesses like the common cold, asthma and bodily aches and pains...
  53. Stefanini R, Tufik S, Soares M, Haddad F, Bittencourt L, Santos Silva R, et al. Systematic evaluation of the upper airway in the adult population of São Paulo, Brazil. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012;146:757-63 pubmed publisher
    ..To study the prevalence of otorhinolaryngologic symptoms and findings of physical examination of the upper airway (UA) of a representative sample of the adult population of São Paulo, Brazil, and the association between these findings...
  54. Rourke T, Tassone P, Philpott C, Bath A. ENT cases seen at a local 'walk-in centre': a one year review. J Laryngol Otol. 2009;123:339-42 pubmed publisher
    ..This retrospective study reviewed the ENT-related cases seen, and the discharge or transfer outcomes, at both a local 'walk-in centre' and the respective emergency department, over one year in Norwich...
  55. Al Mazrou K, Makki F, Allam O, Al Fayez A. Surgical emergencies in pediatric otolaryngology. Saudi Med J. 2009;30:932-6 pubmed
    ..To obtain baseline data on the most common surgical emergencies in pediatric otolaryngology in Saudi Arabia...
  56. Eivazi B, Teymoortash A, Wiegand S, Roessler M, Mandic R, Bien S, et al. Intralesional endoscopy of advanced lymphatic malformations of the head and neck: a new diagnostic approach and a potential therapeutic tool. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2010;136:790-5 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the morphologic properties of advanced lymphatic malformations of the head and neck and to investigate possible therapeutic interventions by intralesional endoscopy...
  57. Taipale A, Pelkonen T, Taipale M, Roine I, Bernardino L, Peltola H, et al. Otorhinolaryngological findings and hearing in HIV-positive and HIV-negative children in a developing country. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2011;268:1527-32 pubmed publisher
    ..However, the overall high frequency and severity of the findings among the HIV-positive children require regular inclusion of the ORL area in these children's clinical evaluation...
  58. Shuman A, Kupfer R, Simpson K, Cederna J, Cederna P, Salow P, et al. Implementation of a novel otolaryngology clinic for indigent patients. Laryngoscope. 2013;123:2142-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This study was designed to describe the implementation, utilization, and outcomes of an otolaryngology clinic for indigent patients employing a novel design...
  59. Graboyes E, Liou T, Kallogjeri D, Nussenbaum B, Diaz J. Risk factors for unplanned hospital readmission in otolaryngology patients. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013;149:562-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Identify the risk factors that predict 30-day unplanned readmission in hospitalized otolaryngology patients...
  60. Shimoyama M, Smith J, de Pons J, Tutaj M, Khampang P, Hong W, et al. The Chinchilla Research Resource Database: resource for an otolaryngology disease model. Database (Oxford). 2016;2016: pubmed publisher
    ..The Chinchilla Research Resource Database is a rich resource for researchers using, or considering the use of, chinchilla as a model for human disease.Database URL: http://crrd.mcw.edu. ..
  61. Scheithauer M, Riechelmann H. [Mitomycin C in head and neck surgical procedures]. Laryngorhinootologie. 2007;86:384-90; quiz 391 pubmed
    ..Clinically, MMC has been applied to prevent scarring after ophthalmologic surgery. Recent experimental and clinical trials investigating the effects of MMC on wound healing following head and neck surgical procedures are reviewed...
  62. Rudy S. Operating in the green. ORL Head Neck Nurs. 2007;25:6-7 pubmed
  63. Meric M, Sayan M, Dundar D, Willke A. Tularaemia outbreaks in Sakarya, Turkey: case-control and environmental studies. Singapore Med J. 2010;51:655-9 pubmed
    ..tularensis in the water samples...
  64. Gottrand F, Sfeir R, Thumerelle C, Gottrand L, Fayoux P, Storme L, et al. [Esophageal atresia]. Arch Pediatr. 2012;19:932-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The high frequency of late sequelae in esophageal atresia justifies regular and multidisciplinary follow-up through adulthood...
  65. Marchal F. [ENT]. Rev Med Suisse. 2012;8:104-8 pubmed
    ..Regarding the throat, head and neck region, our focus was on potential new treatments of the future that might change our approach, and on the correlations between food and cancer...
  66. Lin S, Gavney D, Ishman S, Cady Reh J. Use of lean sigma principles in a tertiary care otolaryngology clinic to improve efficiency. Laryngoscope. 2013;123:2643-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The project goals were to decrease overall lead time from patient arrival to start of interaction with care provider, improve on-time starts of patient visits, and decrease excess staff/patient motion...
  67. Senders C. Should otolaryngologists perform pH probe studies?. Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;14:38-40 pubmed
    ..This commentary discusses recent developments in the methods available to pediatric otolaryngologists in the diagnosis of laryngopharyngeal reflux...
  68. Fukuda S. [Application of navigation system for otorhinolaryngological surgery]. Nihon Jibiinkoka Gakkai Kaiho. 2006;109:139-41 pubmed
  69. Franz D, Franz K, Roeder N, Hormann K, Fischer R, Alberty J. [Case allocation of extensive operations on head and neck within the German DRG system 2004-2007: what is the net result of the continued developments in case allocation?]. HNO. 2007;55:538-45 pubmed
    ..Significant efforts have therefore been invested in analysis and case allocation of those in this group. The object of this study was to investigate whether the changes within the German DRG system have led to improved case allocation...
  70. Ricciardiello F, Martufi S, Cardone M, Cavaliere M, d Errico P, Iengo M. Otorhinolaryngology-related tuberculosis. Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital. 2006;26:38-42 pubmed
    ..Lymph gland localizations are the most frequent...
  71. Tsuda H. [Pharmacological properties and clinical efficacy of garenoxacin mesilate hydrate (Geninax Tablet 200 mg), a quinolone antimicrobial]. Nihon Yakurigaku Zasshi. 2008;132:111-8 pubmed
  72. Fruth K. [The value of ultrasound examinations, including intraoperative sonography, in ENT practice]. HNO. 2011;59:131-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, sonography is also a helpful intraoperative tool for both diagnostic and therapeutic reasons and offers new approaches for intraoperative navigation...
  73. Karkos P, Leong S, Arya A, Papouliakos S, Apostolidou M, Issing W. 'Complementary ENT': a systematic review of commonly used supplements. J Laryngol Otol. 2007;121:779-82 pubmed
    ..We specifically focussed on four commonly used supplements: spirulina, Ginkgo biloba, Vertigoheel and nutritional supplements (cod liver oil, multivitamins and pineapple enzyme)...
  74. Inman J, Rowe M, Ghostine M, Fleck T. Pediatric neck abscesses: changing organisms and empiric therapies. Laryngoscope. 2008;118:2111-4 pubmed publisher
  75. Dressler C, Fischer M, Burgert O, Straus G. [Evaluation of a context sensitive system for intra-operative usage of the electronic patient record]. Laryngorhinootologie. 2012;91:368-74 pubmed publisher
    ..Due to the low pervasiveness of medical communication standards at this time, the integrated connection between clinic IT and an EPR system would nowadays only be possible by great efforts...
  76. Niki Y. [Quinolone antibacterials--oral preparation]. Nihon Rinsho. 2007;65 Suppl 2 Pt. 1:348-51 pubmed
  77. Simon V. [MRSA in otorhinolaryngology]. Laryngorhinootologie. 2007;86:738-45; quiz 746-7 pubmed
    ..To deal with this challenge, it is important to perform proper diagnostic and to provide appropriate antibiotic treatment which will ultimately help to lower selective pressure on bacterial population...
  78. Innis W, Anderson T. Deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in otolaryngologic patients. Am J Otolaryngol. 2009;30:230-3 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study is to present incidence of deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in otolaryngologic patients and make recommendations on appropriate thromboprophylaxis...
  79. Meister E, Brusis T. [Expert opinions in ORL according to the new healthcare system act : rights for social compensation and the severely handicapped]. HNO. 2010;58:99-100, 102, 104-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The structure of the healthcare system act, the general modifications and certain consequences for the field of ORL will be described...
  80. Ross Anderson D, Ferguson C, Patel A. Transtracheal jet ventilation in 50 patients with severe airway compromise and stridor. Br J Anaesth. 2011;106:140-4 pubmed publisher
    ..We attribute this low incidence to the use of an automated jet ventilator with airway pressure monitoring and control, and the alteration of ventilator parameters by an experienced anaesthetist. ..
  81. Sofferman R. Interpretation of ultrasound. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2010;43:1171-202, v-vi pubmed publisher
    ..In many instances it is the first clinical study that directs further imaging. By providing the clinician with clues as to the underlying pathology, it allows a more efficient direction in determining which aspiration techniques to use...
  82. Bellavite P, Marzotto M, Chirumbolo S, Conforti A. Advances in homeopathy and immunology: a review of clinical research. Front Biosci (Schol Ed). 2011;3:1363-89 pubmed
  83. Landers J, Bonner A. Evaluating and managing delirium, dementia, and depression in older adults hospitalized with otorhinolaryngic conditions. ORL Head Neck Nurs. 2007;25:14-25 pubmed
    ..The paper further provides material for a structured journal club activity, including a common ORL clinical scenario and learning objectives, as well as discussion questions and answers...
  84. Bhargava D, Al Abri R, Rizvi S, Al Okbi M, Bhargava K, Al Adawi S. Phenomenology and outcome of factitious disorders in otolaryngology clinic in Oman. Int J Psychiatry Med. 2007;37:229-40 pubmed
    ..The observed good prognostic outcomes are discussed in the context of socio-cultural patterning and the factors that may shape the presentation of factitious disorders in Oman...
  85. Eisenberg G, Perez C, Hernando M, Taha M, Gonzalez R, Montojo J, et al. [Nasosinusal endoscopic surgery as major out-patient surgery]. Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp. 2008;59:57-61 pubmed
    ..Nevertheless, although many ENT operations are carried out on an out-patient basis, FESS procedures commonly require at least 1 day of hospital admission in many centres...
  86. Shah R, Welborn L, Ashktorab S, Stringer E, Zalzal G. Safety and outcomes of outpatient pediatric otolaryngology procedures at an ambulatory surgery center. Laryngoscope. 2008;118:1937-40 pubmed publisher
    ..To determine the safety and outcomes of outpatient pediatric otolaryngology procedures performed at an ambulatory surgery center (ASC)...
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