Journal of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
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Open Access journal
ISSN (Print) 1916-0216
Published by Biomed Central Ltd. [289 journals]
- 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...
- Vestibular function following unilateral cochlear implantation for
profound sensorineural hearing loss
Authors: Gavin J. le Nobel; Euna Hwang, Adrian Wu, Sharon Cushing Vincent Y. Lin
Abstract: Many Canadians are affected by sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL) and those with severe or profound hearing loss may have poor hearing function despite optimized hearing aids. Cochlear implants (CI) offer effec...
- Interpretation of sonotubometric data based on phase-shift detection
Authors: Yaw Amoako-Tuffour; Philip Garland Manohar Bance
Abstract: Sonotubometry is a non-invasive means of assessing Eustachian tube (ET) function. Its interpretation remains a complex task with questionable results due to wide variation between trials. A study was conducted...