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.
This Editorial reviews thyroid cancer diagnosis and mortality in light of the latest USPSTF recommendation against screening for the disease.
This population-based study evaluates the risk of cholesteatoma in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis.
This medical record review evaluates the feasibility and accuracy of an algorithm to capture posttonsillectomy bleeding in a single health care system compared with traditional self-reported bleeding by the surgical team.
This cohort study compares the outcomes of sialendoscopy procedures in patients who underwent general anesthesia with endotracheal intubation or monitored anesthesia care.
This study examines whether noninvasive angiography with indocyanine green dye can be used to evaluate native pharyngeal vascularity to anticipate pharyngocutaneous fistula development after salvage laryngectomy in patients with head and neck cancer.
This survey study evaluates the perceptions of 2016 otolaryngology–head and neck surgery residency applicants regarding the application process and offers suggestions for reform.
This randomized clinical trial examines the use of intravenous acetaminophen vs placebo in patients undergoing endoscopic sinus surgery for chronic rhinosinusitis.
This study evaluates the existence of gender disparities in industry relationships with academic otolaryngologists.
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.
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.
This population-based study evaluates use of the Modified Frailty Index in estimation of outcomes in patients undergoing total laryngectomy
This systematic review of upper airway dyspnea–related patient-reported outcome measures evaluates each measure’s developmental properties, validation, and applicability.
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?
A child presented with left jaw pain and symptoms of an upper respiratory infection; the swelling resolved leaving a firm, slightly mobile, subcentimeter mass palpable in the anterior parotid gland that enlarged and became painful. What is your diagnosis?
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?
An elderly man had right-sided nasal congestion and intermittent epistaxis; CT imaging of the sinuses revealed opacification of the right nasal cavity with tissue protruding into the nasopharynx and complete opacification of the sinuses. What is your diagnosis?
This cross-sectional analysis quantifies research payments made by the health care industry to otolaryngologists and compares the field of otolaryngology with other surgical specialties.
This study examines the association between surgeon volume and 30-day rates of complications, mortality, and postdischarge utilization among patients undergoing parathyroidectomy.
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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