[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 18.207.136.184. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]

August 2019 - January 1925

Decade

Year

Issue

January 2015, Vol 141, No. 1, Pages 3-92

In This Issue of JAMA Otolaryngology

Highlights

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):3. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2132
Original Investigation

Sites of Origin of Oral Cavity Cancer in Nonsmokers vs Smokers: Possible Evidence of Dental Trauma Carcinogenesis and Its Importance Compared With Human Papillomavirus

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):5-11. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2620

In this retrospective analysis of 881 patients with oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancers, Perry and colleagues conclude that recognizing teeth irritation as a potential carcinogen would have an impact on prevention and treatment strategies.

Trends in Orbital Complications of Pediatric Rhinosinusitis in the United States

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):12-17. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2626

The public health impact of orbital complications of pediatric rhinosinusitis is substantial. Since the institution of the PCV-7 vaccine, national trends demonstrate a slightly decreased prevalence of hospital admissions, but there is a shifting trend toward an older age at admission and a higher proportion of children undergoing surgical treatment.

A Novel Treatment for Tinnitus and Tinnitus-Related Cognitive Difficulties Using Computer-Based Cognitive Training and D-Cycloserine

Abstract Full Text
free access has audio
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):18-26. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2669

This randomized clinical trial found that use of a computer-based cognitive training program for tinnitus with a putative neuroplasticity-sensitizing drug, D-cycloserine, was feasible and well tolerated and improved self-reported cognitive difficulties.

Systemwide Change of Sedation Wean Protocol Following Pediatric Laryngotracheal Reconstruction

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):27-33. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2694

Kozin and colleagues implemented a systemwide process change with the goal of improving care based on best practice guidelines, which significantly decreased the time required for sedation wean following laryngotracheal reconstruction.

Long-term Results and Prognostic Factors of Underlay Myringoplasty in Pars Tensa Atelectasis in Children

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):34-39. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2804

Tensa retraction resulting in a tympanic disruption can be cured by underlay myringoplasty with perichondrium or temporalis fascia with results similar to those of simple tympanic perforations without recurrent retraction even in the long-term period.

Tumors of the Pediatric Maxillofacial Skeleton: A 20-Year Clinical Study

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):40-44. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2895

Perry and colleagues review the clinical presentation, management, and outcomes of jaw tumors in children, a rare clinical entity lesions most commonly presenting with a swelling or mass.

Adverse Events and Discomfort During Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Cochlear Implant Recipients

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):45-52. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2926

This retrospective review of medical records of patients with cochlear implants found that magnetic resonance imaging caused discomfort or pain, implant magnet displacement, and major adverse events.

Pediatric Nodular Fasciitis in the Head and Neck: Evaluation and Management

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):54-59. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2797

This retrospective review reports that nodular fasciitis, although uncommon, should be considered in children with soft-tissue masses of the head and neck and that surgical excisional biopsy is curative.

Preoperative Factors Affecting Tympanic Membrane Regeneration Therapy Using an Atelocollagen and Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):60-66. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2613

This retrospective cohort study reports that almost all patients with perforated tympanic membranes can benefit from tympanic membrane regeneration therapy, but patients with calcification of the tympanic membrane or marginal perforations should be treated more prudently.

Identifying Otolaryngology Systematic Review Research Gaps: Comparing Global Burden of Disease 2010 Results With Cochrane Database of Systematic Review Content

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):67-72. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2700

This Original Investigation finds poor correlation between otolaryngologic conditions addressed in the Cochrane systematic reviews and disease burden as measured by Global Burden of Disease 2010.

Case Report/Case Series

Tracheal Cartilaginous Sleeve Association With Syndromic Midface Hypoplasia

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):73-77. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2790

This Case Report with literature review finds that all documented cases of tracheal cartilaginous sleeve have been associated with midface hypoplasia secondary to syndromic craniosynostosis.

Invited Commentary

Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Cochlear Implant Recipients: Pros and Cons

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):52-53. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2932
Review

Adult-Onset Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis: A Review of Disease Pathogenesis and Implications for Patient Counseling

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):78-83. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2826

Taliercio and colleagues review the literature to provide a framework for discussions between the practitioner and patient on disease acquisition, course, and transmission of adult-onset recurrent respiratory papillomatosis.

Clinical Problem Solving

Pathology

Rapidly Enlarging Midline Neck Mass

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):85-86. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2662

Pathology

A Nasal Mass Discovered During Intubation

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):87-88. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2820

Radiology

Middle Ear Mass With Facial Weakness

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):89-90. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2606

Radiology

An Unusual Cause of Sudden Hearing Loss

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):91-92. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2785
Correction

Missing Author Information

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):83. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.3439
JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery Masthead

JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(1):4. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.2133
×