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June 22, 2017
Original Investigation

Objective and Subjective Measures of Simultaneous vs Sequential Bilateral Cochlear Implants in AdultsA Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 22, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0745

This randomized clinical trial investigates the hearing capabilities and the self-reported benefits of simultaneous bilateral cochlear implants compared with sequential bilateral cochlear implants.

Evaluating Surgeon-Specific Performance for Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 22, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0752

This study evaluates differences in surgeon-specific performance for endoscopic sinus surgery using a risk-adjusted 5-year revision endoscopic sinus surgery rate as a quality metric.

Comment & Response

An Objective Drug-Induced Sedation Endoscopy Data Capture and Analysis System—Reply

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 22, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0670

An Objective Drug-Induced Sedation Endoscopy Data Capture and Analysis System

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 22, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0691
June 15, 2017
Original Investigation

Association Between Patient Review of Systems Score and Somatization

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 15, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0671

This cohort study examines the association between patient responses on a form used for review of systems and somatization.

Comprehensive Hearing Aid Intervention at a Free Subspecialty Clinic

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 15, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0680

This observational cohort study describes the structure, feasibility, and outcomes of a free subspecialty clinic providing hearing aids to develop a paradigm for other programs interested in implementing similar projects.

Clinical Challenge

Pathology

A Supraclavicular Mass

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 15, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.4508

A man presented with a 6-year history of a painless lump in the supraclavicular region; palpation detected a smooth, soft, and fluctuant mass, and computed tomography revealed a poorly circumscribed, heterogeneous, and cystic mass near the sternocleidomastoid muscle. What is your diagnosis?

Observation

Airway Foreign Body in a Premature Neonate

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 15, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0517

This case examines the unique challenges of treating airway obstruction in neonates and describes an innovative technique of foreign body removal.

Comment & Response

The Reduction in the Age-Adjusted Prevalence of Hearing Impairment in the United StatesAn Unexpected Dividend of Phasing Out Leaded Gasoline?

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 15, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0684

Reduction in the Age-Adjusted Prevalence of Hearing Impairment in the United States—An Unexpected Dividend of Phasing Out Leaded Gasoline?—Reply

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 15, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0687
June 8, 2017
Original Investigation

Association of Gel-Forming Mucins and Aquaporin Gene Expression With Hearing Loss, Effusion Viscosity, and Inflammation in Otitis Media With Effusion

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 8, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0386

This case-control study investigates the association of gel-forming mucins and aquaporin 5 gene expression with inflammation, effusion viscosity, and hearing loss in pediatric otitis media with effusion.

Association of Modified Frailty Index Score With Perioperative Risk for Patients Undergoing Total Laryngectomy

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 8, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0412

This population-based study evaluates use of the Modified Frailty Index in estimation of outcomes in patients undergoing total laryngectomy

Review

Patient-Reported Outcome Measures in Upper Airway–Related DyspneaA Systematic Review

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 8, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0348

This systematic review of upper airway dyspnea–related patient-reported outcome measures evaluates each measure’s developmental properties, validation, and applicability.

Comment & Response

Cognitive Training Program to Treat Tinnitus

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 8, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0520

Cognitive Training Program to Treat Tinnitus—Reply

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 8, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0523
June 1, 2017
Viewpoint

Assumptions of Quality MedicineThe Role of Uncertainty

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 1, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0257

This Viewpoint discusses the increasing pressure on physicians to provide safe, effective, patient-centered, timely, efficient, and equitable care to all patients and the potentially incorrect assumptions of the economic policies influencing decision making.

Original Investigation

Association of Gender With Financial Relationships Between Industry and Academic Otolaryngologists

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 1, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0276

This study evaluates the existence of gender disparities in industry relationships with academic otolaryngologists.

Free Flap Reconstruction Monitoring Techniques and Frequency in the Era of Restricted Resident Work Hours

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 1, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0304

This multi-institutional review characterizes various techniques and frequencies of free flap monitoring by nurses and resident physicians and seeks to determine if adapted resident monitoring frequency is associated with recognition of flap compromise and outcome.

Clinical Challenge

Pathology

An HIV-Positive Child With a Gingival Mass

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 1, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2016.4497

A young girl diagnosed as having varicella zoster encephalitis, cytomegalovirus retinitis, and HIV/AIDS had facial swelling and a violaceous, vascular-appearing lesion involving the left maxillary gingiva with numerous surrounding loose teeth.What is your diagnosis?

Observation

Opsoclonus Recorded by a Smartphone

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online June 1, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.0510

This is the report of a case wherein an acute attack of idiopathic opsoclonus was recorded in real time on a smart phone.

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