Journal of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
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ISSN (Print) 1916-0216
Published by Biomed Central Ltd. [290 journals]
- Chylothorax in thyroid surgery: a very rare case and systematic review of
Authors: Verena Merki; Juliane Pichler, Roland Giger Georgios Mantokoudis
Abstract: Chylothorax is a very rare but major complication in thyroid surgery and should be apparent to clinicians in this field.
- The role of repeat fine needle aspiration in the management of
indeterminate thyroid nodules
Authors: Alborz Jooya; Joe Saliba, Audrey Blackburn, Michael Tamilia, Michael P. Hier, Alex Mlynarek, Véronique-Isabelle Forest, Louise Rochon, Anca Florea, Hangjun Wang Richard J. Payne
Abstract: Management decisions are not straightforward when the Ultrasound Guided Fine Needle Aspiration (USFNA) demonstrates a Bethesda score of either category III or IV, and a diagnostic hemi-thyroidectomy or a repea...
- Ectopic parathyroid adenoma in the soft palate: a case report
Authors: Brent A. Chang; Anil Sharma Donald W. Anderson
Abstract: Ectopic parathyroid adenomas can occur in numerous anatomic locations. While ectopic parathyroid adenomas can rarely occur in the pharyngeal region, this has not previously been described in the soft palate.
- Survival outcomes in patients with oropharyngeal cancer treated with
carboplatin/paclitaxel and concurrent radiotherapy
Authors: M. Roskies; E. Kay-Rivest, M. A. Mascarella, K. Sultanem, A. Mlynarek M. Hier
Abstract: A commonly employed treatment for advanced staged oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (OPSCC) is concurrent radiation and chemotherapy with cisplatin as the gold standard. Carboplatin is reported to have the...
- A program evaluation of Kids2Hear, a student-run hearing screening program
for school children
Authors: Tina Hu; Katherine Stead, Terence Fu Blake Papsin
Abstract: Hearing deficits in children are demonstrably negatively associated with language acquisition and cognition. Although universal neonatal hearing screening exists, it is not offered equally across Canada. Addit...