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]
- Decreasing loco-regional recurrence for oral cavity cancer with total Mohs
Authors: Mathieu Bergeron; Pierre Gauthier Nathalie Audet
Abstract: The conventional technique for cancer resection margin analysis studies only 0.1% of the surgical margins. Complete frozen section margins - also known as Mohs margins – allows for analysis of 100% of the surg...
- Weekly versus every-three-weeks platinum-based chemoradiation regimens for
head and neck cancer
Authors: James M. Melotek; Benjamin T. Cooper, Matthew Koshy, Joshua S. Silverman Michael T. Spiotto
Abstract: The majority of chemoradiation (CRT) trials for locally advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) have relied on platinum-based chemotherapy regimens administered every-3-weeks. However, given the...
- Correlation between clinical and MRI assessment of depth of invasion in
oral tongue squamous cell carcinoma
Authors: H. A. Alsaffar; D. P. Goldstein, E. V. King, J. R. de Almeida, D. H. Brown, R. W. Gilbert, P J. Gullane, O. Espin-Garcia, W. Xu J. C. Irish
Abstract: Neck metastasis is the most important prognostic factor in oral cavity squamous cell carcinomas (SCC). Apart from the T- stage, depth of invasion has been used as a highly predictable factor for microscopic ne...
- One-and-a-half nostril endoscopic transsphenoidal approach for pituitary
adenomas—a technical report
Authors: Guodao Wen; Chao Tang, Chunyu Zhong, Junyang Li, Zixiang Cong, Yuan Zhou, Kaidong Liu, Yong Zhang, Mamatemin Tohti Chiyuan Ma
Abstract: Binostril endoscopic transsphenoidal approach (BETA) provides sufficient manipulation space and wide endoscopic vision, although it increases the trauma of nose. Mononostril endoscopic transsphenoidal approach...
- Harmonic scalpel impact on blood loss and operating time in major head and
neck surgery: a randomized clinical trial
Authors: Dieter K. Fritz; T. Wayne Matthews, Shamir P. Chandarana, Steven C. Nakoneshny Joseph C. Dort
Abstract: Long operating time and high blood loss contribute to post-surgical morbidity. Therefore, strategies to reduce these factors should to be tested using robust methods.