Journal of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
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Open Access journal
ISSN (Print) 1916-0216
Published by Biomed Central Ltd. [291 journals]
- Trends in CPAP adherence over twenty years of data collection: a flattened
Authors: Brian W. Rotenberg; Dorian Murariu Kenny P. Pang
Abstract: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common disorder, and continuous airway positive pressure (CPAP) is considered to be the gold standard of therapy. CPAP however is known to have problems with adherence, with ...
- Comparison of survival between radiation therapy and trans-oral laser
microsurgery for early glottic cancer patients; a retrospective cohort
Authors: R. J. De Santis; I. Poon, J. Lee, I. Karam, D. J. Enepekides K. M. Higgins
Abstract: The literature reports various treatment methodologies, such as trans-oral laser microsurgery, radiation therapy, total/partial laryngectomies, and concurrent radiation chemotherapy for patients with early lar...
- Management algorithm for failed gastric pull up reconstruction of
laryngopharyngectomy defects: case report and review of the literature
Authors: Oleksandr Butskiy; Donald W. Anderson Eitan Prisman
Abstract: Gastric pull up remains a popular reconstructive option for pharyngoesophagectomy defects extending to thoracic inlet. Gastric necrosis is a dreaded complication of gastric pull up reconstruction and few studi...
- Heat and moisture exchanger use reduces in-hospital complications
following total laryngectomy: a case–control study
Authors: A. Foreman; R. J. De Santis, F. Sultanov, D. J. Enepekides K. M. Higgins
Abstract: Total laryngectomy (TL) is an appropriate oncologic operation for many patients with laryngeal cancer delivering excellent oncologic outcomes, however it remains beset with significant functional consequences....
- Evaluation of the otolith function using c/oVEMPs in patients with
Authors: Liang Chen; Hui Xu, Wu-qing Wang, Qing-quan Zhang, Qiao-ying Lv Xi-cheng Song
Abstract: Cervical and ocular vestibular evoked myogenic potentials (c/oVEMPs) reflect otolith function. Up-to-date, there are no published reports on the systemic evaluation of otolith function in Ménière’s Disease (MD...