[Skip to Content]
[Skip to Content Landing]

April 2020 - January 1925

Decade

Year

Issue

April 2020, Vol 146, No. 4, Pages 320-388

Viewpoint

Innovating Surgical Education Using Video in the Otolaryngology Operating Room

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):321-322. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4862

This Viewpoint describes the usefulness of using first-person video-recording devices for training among head and neck surgeons.

Original Investigation

Associations of Retinal Vessel Caliber With Hearing Status in Childhood and Midlife: A Cross-Generational Population-Based Study

Abstract Full Text
has active quiz
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):323-330. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4484

This population-based cross-sectional study investigates whether differences in retinal vessel caliber are associated with hearing threshold and hearing loss in mid-childhood and midlife.

Association of Socioeconomic, Personality, and Mental Health Factors With Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients With Facial Palsy

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):331-337. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4559

This cross-sectional study identifies clinical, socioeconomic, personality, and mental health factors associated with health-related quality of life in patients with facial palsy.

Adolescents and Adults Undergoing Temperature-Controlled Surgical Instruments vs Electrocautery in Tonsillectomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Randomized Clinical Trials

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):339-346. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4605

This systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials compares intraoperative and postoperative outcomes of temperature-controlled surgical instruments vs electrocautery in adolescents and adults undergoing tonsillectomy.

Comparison of Autologous vs Homologous Costal Cartilage Grafts in Dorsal Augmentation Rhinoplasty: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):347-354. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4787

This systematic review and meta-analysis compares the rates of complications associated with autologous vs homologous vs Tutoplast cartilage grafts in patients undergoing dorsal augmentation rhinoplasty.

Feasibility of First Injection of Autologous Adipose Tissue–Derived Stromal Vascular Fraction in Human Scarred Vocal Folds: A Nonrandomized Controlled Trial

Abstract Full Text
has multimedia has audio
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):355-363. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4328

This nonrandomized controlled trial evaluates the feasibility and tolerability of local injections of autologous adipose tissue–derived stromal vascular fraction in patients with scarred vocal folds.

Assessment of Factors Associated With Internal Carotid Injury in Expanded Endoscopic Endonasal Skull Base Surgery

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):364-372. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4864

This quality improvement study examines 25 years of data from 11 care centers in the United States and abroad to identify the multifaceted risk factors in internal carotid artery injury sustained during expanded endoscopic endonasal skull base surgery.

Invited Commentary

Beyond the Lost Smile—Exploring Individual-Specific Facets of Facial Paralysis

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):337-338. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4560

Price Transparency in Otolaryngology: More Questions Than Answers

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):380-381. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2020.0031
Clinical Challenge

Endoscopy

Tonsillar Hypertrophy in a Patient With Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Abstract Full Text
has active quiz
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):373-374. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4164

A man in his 40s with a medical history of obstructive sleep apnea, persistent fatigue, and headaches presented with dental malocclusion, growth in his tongue and feet, and swelling in his hands. What is your diagnosis?

Pathology

An Abnormal Neck Mass in a Pediatric Patient

Abstract Full Text
has active quiz
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):375-376. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4339

A 17-year-old boy presented with a 6-month history of a left-sided neck mass. Tests showed negative results for lymphoproliferative disorders, a malignant condition, and infectious diseases. What is your diagnosis?

Research Letter

Public Awareness of Cleidocranial Dysplasia After Season Releases of Stranger Things

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):377-378. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4791

This cross-sectional study uses Google Trends and cleidocranial dysplasia–related foundation website data to investigate the association of television portrayals of cleidocranial dysplasia with public interest and awareness of the disorder.

State-Sponsored Price Transparency Initiatives for Otolaryngologic Procedures in 2019

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):378-380. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4861

This cross-sectional study examines the information provided by state-sponsored price transparency websites for outpatient otolaryngologic procedures.

Observation

Postrhinoplasty Infection With Residual Expanded Polytetrafluoroethylene-Coated Silicone Implantation

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):381-383. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4616

This case report describes 2 patients who had undergone rhinoplasty using an expanded polytetrafluoroethylene-coated silicone implant and subsequently presented with postrhinoplasty infection.

Stylocarotid Artery Syndrome—A Presentation of 2 Cases

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):383-385. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4789

This case report describes 2 patients who presented with styloid process elongation who were subsequently diagnosed with stylocarotid syndrome.

Spontaneous Rupture of the Internal Carotid Artery Owing to an Aberrant Styloid Process in an Identical Twin

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):385-386. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4790

This case report describes a healthy woman in her late teens with an identical twin who experienced sudden-onset neck swelling, dyspnea, and hemoptysis and was subsequently diagnosed with Eagle syndrome.

Comment & Response

Cochlear Implant Access for Veterans

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):386-387. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4793

Cochlear Implant Access for Veterans—Reply

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):387-388. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.4792
JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery Masthead

JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020;146(4):320. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2019.2899
×