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August 2018, Vol 144, No. 8, Pages 653-759

In This Issue of JAMA Otolaryngology

Highlights

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):653. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.1966
Viewpoint

Assessment of Spontaneous Recovery Rates in Patients With Idiopathic Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):655-656. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.1072

This Viewpoint discusses the literature surrounding the assessment of spontaneous complete recovery rates in patients with idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss to help physicians better understand when treatment is warranted.

Original Investigation

Consensus-Based Attributes for Identifying Patients With Spasmodic Dysphonia and Other Voice Disorders

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):657-665. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0644

This study examines interrater agreement among clinicians who did not use standard guidelines to classify patients with adductor spasmodic dysphonia, abductor spasmodic dysphonia, voice tremor, and muscular tension dysphonia and develops expert consensus attributes for classifying patients for research.

Association Between Portable Music Player Use and Hearing Loss Among Children of School Age in the Netherlands

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):668-675. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0646

This population-based study examines the presence of early hearing loss in school-aged children in the Netherlands and its association with use of portable music players.

Association of Vertigo With Hearing Outcomes in Patients With Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):677-683. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0648

This systematic review and meta-analysis investigates the association of vertigo with prognosis of hearing variables in patients with sudden sensorineural hearing loss with and without vertigo.

Speech and Communicative Participation in Patients With Facial Paralysis

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):686-693. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0649

This survey study assesses the association of facial paralysis with communicative participation among US adults with unilateral facial paralysis caused by Bell palsy, tumor, and other causes.

Association of the Video Head Impulse Test With Improvement of Dynamic Balance and Fall Risk in Patients With Dizziness

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):696-703. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0650

This study evaluates the vestibuloocular reflex gain and change in fall risks after administration of the video head impulse test among patients with subacute or chronic dizziness.

Transcutaneous Osseointegrated Implants for Pediatric Patients With Aural Atresia

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):704-709. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0911

This case series describes the processes, advantages, and outcomes of transcutaneous osseointegrated implantation for pediatric patients with aural atresia.

Association of Tinnitus and Other Cochlear Disorders With a History of Migraines

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):712-717. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0939

This cohort study used claims data from the Taiwan Longitudinal Health Insurance Database 2005 to investigate the risk of tinnitus and other cochlear disorders inr patients with a history of migraines.

Sociodemographic Characteristics and Treatment Response Among Aging Adults With Voice Disorders in the United States

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):719-726. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0980

This cross-sectional study uses the 2012 National Health Interview Survey to describe sociodemographic characteristics and response to treatment among aging adults with voice disorders.

Incidence and Risk of Second Primary Malignant Neoplasm After a First Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):727-737. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0993

This population-based cohort study examines risk of second primary malignant neoplasms in adult patients diagnosed with HPV-associated vs non–HPV-associated head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.

Association of Symptoms and Clinical Findings With Anticipated Outcomes in Patients With Recurrent Head and Neck Cancer

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):738-745. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.1230

This cohort study explores whether symptoms and clinical variables are associated with anticipated outcomes in adult patients with recurrent head and neck cancer.

Invited Commentary

Classifying and Diagnosing Laryngeal Dystonia—Are We Artists or Are We Scientists?

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):666-667. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0645

Can Your Smartphone Save Your Hearing?

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):675-676. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0647

The Clinical Value of Vertigo as a Prognostic Indicator of Outcome in Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):684-685. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0674

“I’ll Have What He’s Having…” and Other Restrictions in Communicative Participation

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):693-695. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0677

Trend Toward the Use of Transcutaneous Osseointegrated Hearing Devices in Pediatric Patients

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):710-711. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.1040

The Role of Migraine in Hearing and Balance Symptoms

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):717-718. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0947

Multiple-Flap Reconstruction of Head and Neck Defects

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):753-754. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0864
Review

Outcomes in Head and Neck Resections That Require Multiple-Flap Reconstructions: A Systematic Review

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):746-752. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.0835

This systematic review characterizes the outcomes of large-scale head and neck resections that require multiple-flap reconstructions.

Clinical Guideline Synopsis

Guideline for Management of Pediatric Gastroesophageal Reflux

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):755-756. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.1236

This Clinical Guidline Synopsis from the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) and the European Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition (ESPGHAN) introduces updated guidelines for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux in infants and children.

Observation

The Pathogenesis of Choanal Atresia

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):758-759. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2018.1246

This case report describes a 3-month-old female infant with craniosynostosis, frontal bossing, and limb abnormalities who presented with nasal obstruction and failure to thrive.

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JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018;144(8):654. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2017.1967
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