Journal of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
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Open Access journal
ISSN (Print) 1916-0216
Published by Biomed Central Ltd. [288 journals]
- Using a nasoseptal flap for the reconstruction of osteoradionecrosis in
nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a case report
Authors: Mohamad Adel; Kai-Ping Chang
Abstract: Osteoradionecrosis (ORN) is a challenging complication in patients with postirradiated nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC). The aim of this study was to evaluate the usage of a nasoseptal flap (NSF) after endoscopi...
- In vivo Wnt pathway inhibition of human squamous cell carcinoma growth and
metastasis in the chick chorioallantoic model
Authors: Shannon F. Rudy; J. Chad Brenner, Jennifer L. Harris, Jun Liu, Jianwei Che, Megan V. Scott, John Henry Owen, Christine M. Komarck, Martin P. Graham, Emily L. Bellile, Carol R. Bradford, Mark EP Prince Thomas E. Carey
Abstract: Head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) is an aggressive cancer with poor overall survival. New therapeutic strategies that target specific molecular lesions driving advanced disease are needed. Herein w...
- Avoiding allogenic blood transfusions in endoscopic angiofibroma surgery
Authors: Hisham Wasl; Jessica McGuire Darlene Lubbe
Abstract: Surgical approaches for many tumours are often limited by blood loss, exposure and risk to vital anatomical structures. Therefore, the standard of care for certain skull base tumours has become endoscopic tran...
- An outcomes analysis of anterior epistaxis management in the emergency
Authors: E. Newton; A. Lasso, W. Petrcich S. J. Kilty
Abstract: Many treatment options exist for the management of anterior epistaxis. However, little is known about treatment outcomes. The objective was to identify the currently utilised methods of management and outcomes...
- Reconsidering first-line treatment for obstructive sleep apnea: a
systematic review of the literature
Authors: Brian W. Rotenberg; Claudio Vicini, Edward B. Pang Kenny P. Pang
Abstract: Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is typically recommended as first line therapy for obstructive sleep apnea, but the adherence rate of CPAP is problematic. This study’s objective was to systematicall...