Explore the latest in otolaryngology from The JAMA Network, including diagnosis and management of common sinus and vestibular disorders and head and neck cancers.
This cohort study examines the rate of venous thromboembolism for various otolaryngology procedures compared with an established average-risk field (general surgery) and low-risk field (plastic surgery).
This study evaluates the feasibility and safety of a multimodal analgesia protocol for outpatient head and neck surgical procedures.
This cohort study assesses the association of margin status and surgical approach with oncologic outcomes in patients with sinonasal mucosal melanoma undergoing gross total resection.
This Medical News article examines the use of stomach acid suppressors to treat mild gastric reflux in infants.
This cross-sectional analysis of Medicaid data examines variability across US regions for rates of thyroid surgery among Medicaid beneficiaries.
This case series compares the preoperative and postoperative facial function of patients who underwent a nasolabial fold creation procedure using the minimal nasolabial incision technique.
This cohort study defines outcomes in patients with clinical T3N0M0 glottic laryngeal cancer treated with definitive surgical and radiotherapy-based approaches.
This Viewpoint summarizes key findings of the 2017 comparative effectiveness review from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality on tonsillectomy for obstructive sleep-disordered breathing or recurrent throat infection in children.
This study compares the prevalence of tinnitus among patients who underwent medial temporal lobe resection, matched controls, and individuals with self-reported epilepsy to determine whether medial temporal lobe removal is associated with tinnitus.
A woman in her late 20s presented with blurry vision in both eyes. A dilated ophthalmoscopic examination revealed mild optic nerve pallor and bilateral serous macular detachment. What would you do next?
This Viewpoint summarizes what is currently known about Zika virus infection associated with hearing loss in both children and adults and points out areas where further research is needed.
A woman presented with constant right-sided nasal obstruction; computed tomographic scan showed complete opacification of the right paranasal sinuses with mass effect on the medial maxillary wall with mild hyperostosis posterolaterally. What is your diagnosis?
Using data from the National Cancer Database, this study examines the association of negative margin rate and lymph node yield with survival in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinomas at the hospital level.
This study examines the association of enrollment in a multidisciplinary aerodigestive clinic with comprehensive and coordinated care with reduced frequency of inpatient admissions and overall hospital days for children with special health care needs.
This study examines the association of anesthesia duration with complications after microvascular reconstruction of the head and neck.
This population-based study examines the association of of lymph node dissection count with survival in patients with oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma using the National Cancer Database.