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July 2018, Vol 144, No. 7, Pages 551-648

In This Issue of JAMA Otolaryngology

Highlights

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):551. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.1961
Viewpoint

The Role of Otolaryngologists in Eradicating Human Papillomavirus

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):553-554. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0495

This Viewpoint discusses the low rates of vaccination for human papillomavirus in the United States and the role that otolaryngologists can play in improving public health policy about this vaccination.

Proton Pump Inhibitor Use and Outcomes in Children With Respiratory Symptoms

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):555-556. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0466

This Viewpoint discusses proton pump inhibitor use and outcomes among children without gastroesophageal reflux in light of the growing body of adult and pediatric literature highlighting the association of proton pump inhibitor use with the risk of fractures, infections, renal disease, cardiac disease, and even death.

Original Investigation

Assessment of a Novel Computer Algorithm for Printing a 3-Dimensional Nasal Prosthetic

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):557-563. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0360

This pilot study describes a novel computer algorithm for the creation of a 3-dimensional model of a nose and uses a survey to evaluate the similarity of appearance of the nasal prosthesis with that of the individual’s nose.

Assessment of Clinical and Social Characteristics That Distinguish Presbylaryngis From Pathologic Presbyphonia in Elderly Individuals

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):566-571. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0409

This cohort study determines what distinguishes pathologic presbyphonia from presbylaryngis in any adults older than 74 years.

Assessment of a Patient-Specific, 3-Dimensionally Printed Endoscopic Sinus and Skull Base Surgical Model

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):574-579. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0473

This study describes the development and assessment of 3-dimensionally printed sinus and skull base models for use in endoscopic skull base surgery.

Adenopharyngoplasty vs Adenotonsillectomy in Children With Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):580-586. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0487

This randomized clinical trial compares the outcomes of adenotonsillectomy vs adenopharyngoplasty in children with severe obstructive sleep apnea.

Association of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Treatment With Sexual Quality of Life in Patients With Sleep Apnea: Follow-up Study of a Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):587-593. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0485

This cohort study evaluates the association of sexual quality of life in patients with newly diagnosed obstructive sleep apnea who used continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) for 12 months vs those who did not use CPAP.

Association of Long-Term Risk of Respiratory, Allergic, and Infectious Diseases With Removal of Adenoids and Tonsils in Childhood

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):594-603. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0614

This population-based cohort study examines the risk for respiratory, allergic, and infectious diseases following surgical removal of adenoids, tonsils, or both in children durring the first 9 years of life.

Effect of Budesonide Added to Large-Volume, Low-pressure Saline Sinus Irrigation for Chronic Rhinosinusitis: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):605-612. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0667

This randomized clinical trial evaluates the effect of adding budesonide to large-volume, low-pressure saline sinus irrigation vs a lactose control intervention for treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis.

Association of Idiopathic Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss With Affective Disorders

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):614-621. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0658

This cohort study uses a Korean nationwide database to investigate whether idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss is associated with the development of affective disorders such as anxiety, depression, and bipolar disorder.

Association of Cardiovascular Comorbidities With Hearing Loss in the Older Old

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):623-629. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0643

This cohort study investigates the association of cardiovascular disease–related risk factors with auditory function among adults older than 80 years.

Invited Commentary

Three-Dimensional Printing of Nasal Prosthetics: Overcoming the Hump

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):564-565. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0371

The Voice and the Larynx in Older Adults: What’s Normal, and Who Decides?

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):572-573. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0412

Old Barbers, Young Doctors, and Tonsillectomy

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):603-604. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0622

Building the Evidence for Corticosteroid Irrigation Therapy in Chronic Rhinosinusitis

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):612-613. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0642

The Unrecognized Dangers of Sudden Hearing Loss

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):621-622. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0992
Review

Identification of Pure-Tone Audiologic Thresholds for Pediatric Cochlear Implant Candidacy: A Systematic Review

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):630-638. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0652

This systematic review describes studies that have evaluated audiologic thresholds as a criterion for cochlear implantation in children with severe and profound hearing impairment.

Clinical Challenge

Radiology

A Man With a Midline Lesion Within the Oral Tongue

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):639-640. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0873

A man presented with tongue swelling; he denied any history of trauma, foreign body, or piercing. He returned several days later with worsening tongue swelling, voice change, and subjective fever. Computed tomography demonstrated a midline lesion within the oral tongue. What is your diagnosis?

Endoscopy

Unilateral Otorrhea and Mastoid Erosion

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):641-642. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.1096

A diabetic man in his 80s had a 4-month history of persistent otorrhea in the right ear and pain overlying the mastoid; a culture 3 months prior was positive for Pseudomonas, and he had been treated with ciprofloxacin-dexamethason ear drops. What is your diagnosis?

Research Letter

Association of Iodine Deficiency With Hearing Impairment in US Adolescents Aged 12 to 19 Years: Analysis of NHANES 2007-2010 Data

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):644-645. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0651

This analysis of data from NHANES 2007-2010 evaluates associations between urinary iodine concentrations and hearing impairment among US adolescents.

Comment & Response

Have Laryngologists Found One More Disease to Treat With a Flexible Laryngoscope and a Needle?

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):645-646. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0314

Have Laryngologists Found One More Disease to Treat With a Flexible Laryngoscope and a Needle?—Reply

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):646-647. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0317

Blood Pressure Changes After Adenotonsillectomy in Children With Obstructive Sleep Apnea

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):647. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0451

Blood Pressure Changes After Adenotonsillectomy in Children With Obstructive Sleep Apnea—Reply

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):647-648. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0454
JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery Masthead

JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(7):552. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.1962
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