This Viewpoint details a star system for matching otolaryngology–head and neck surgery applicants with programs.
This cohort study examines the association between posttonsillectomy complication rate and the age and weight of the child at the time of surgery.
This cross-sectional analysis evaluates the cost, postprocedure length of stay, and outcomes for neonates with vocal fold motion impairment after congenital heart surgery.
This cross-sectional analysis examines 2007 to 2015 data from the National Health Interview Survey to assess the association of hearing difficulty with risk of accidental injury in US adults.
This historically controlled study investigates if preoperative facial nerve mapping is associated with intraoperative facial nerve injury risk and safe surgical approach options compared with standard nerve integrity monitoring.
This cohort study assesses surgical practice changes regarding lobectomy, up-front thyroidectomy, and completion thyroidectomy in a tertiary medical center before and after the implementation of the 2015 American Thyroid Association guidelines for well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma.
This mixed methods study (surveys and interviews) promotes patient-centered care by characterizing the patient experiences of living with unilateral vocal fold paralysis.
This systematic study analyzes the literature on recurrent and residual cholesteatoma rates after single-stage canal wall up and canal wall down tympanoplasty with mastoid obliteration.
A woman in her 60s presented with sinus pressure progressing to dental pain; imaging revealed a mass arising from the skull base and nasopharynx and involvement of the right posterior orbit. What is your diagnosis?
A man presented with right lower quadrant abdominal pain; imaging of the neck revealed a submucosal soft-tissue mass containing few punctate calcifications centered in the epiglottis narrowing of the oropharyngeal and supraglottic laryngeal airways by the enlarged epiglottis. What is your diagnosis?
A woman in her 40s presented with right pulsatile tinnitus with a whooshing quality for 4 years; the external auditory canals were clear bilaterally, tympanic membranes were intact and mobile bilaterally, and there was no evidence of any vascular masses in the middle ear space. What is your diagnosis?
A man in his 60s had right-sided lateral neck pain; palpation demonstrated a mass running along the lateral border of the sternocleidomastoid (SCM) muscle and imaging showed an elongated enhancing tubular structure along the lateral surface of the right SCM muscle. What is your diagnosis?
This study investigates the role of facility and system factors associated with survival in pediatric patients with head and neck sarcomas.
This is the report of a case of a young woman with a complex mental health history including depression and eating disorder who presented with severe neck pain and vomiting after reporting ingestion of a fidget spinner toy broken into 3 pieces.
This case report describes a unique iatrogenic mechanism of baroparesis in a patient who underwent surgical treatment of a facial nerve schwannoma.