This Viewpoint details the potential negative aspects of the new prior authorization requirements of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services for procedures often performed by facial plastic surgeons.
This case series evaluates the use of bilateral selective laryngeal reinnervation surgery to treat bilateral vocal fold paralysis in pediatric patients.
This propensity score–matched cohort study of pediatric tympanic cholesteatoma resections investigates the association between the surgical method—transcanal endoscopic or postauricular approach—and rates of residual disease at follow-up.
This cohort study uses medical records from October 2001 to March 2019 to analyze the revision surgery rate, reasons for revision surgery, and device failure and survival rates of different device models in recipients of cochlear implant.
This systematic review and meta-analysis examines hearing outcomes for intratympanic vs systemic corticosteroids as a first-line treatment of idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss.
This systematic review with meta-analysis examines the association of outcomes in adults undergoing primary gracilis transfer for facial paralysis with the donor nerve used for neurotization.
This qualitative study describes the process of developing, validating, and implementing a questionnaire designed with involvement from patients and other stakeholders in the field of head and neck oncology.
This cross-sectional study examines the multilevel associations of patient- and hospital-level factors with in-hospital mortality and develops a nomogram to predict the risk of in-hospital mortality among patients with head and neck cancer.
This cohort study assesses presurgical and postsurgical patient- and clinical-level factors associated with the delayed administration of postoperative radiation therapy among patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.
This case-control study evaluates the incidence of other cranial nerve deficits in patients with postviral olfactory loss and determines if there is an association with neurologic injury in this group and if other risk factors are associated with postviral olfactory loss.
This systematic review evaluates the prognostic value of parameters of fluorodeoxyglucose F 18–labeled positron emission tomography and computed tomography as biomarkers of disease recurrence among patients with surgically treated head and neck cancer.
This narrative review examines the associations between sound and balance reported in the existing literature and recommends strategies for continuing research on the role of sound in balance performance.
This review article provides an update of treatment options for iatrogenic cervical esophageal perforations.
This survey of 17 patients with Ménière disease in 3 countries evaluates their concerns, daily activities, self-image, and understanding of the disease.
This case report describes an 18-year-old woman with auditory neuropathy and normal hearing thresholds who underwent follow-up at ages 24 years and 41 years and compares results over time.
A woman in her 70s presented with a 10-month history of globus pharyngeus, intermittent dysphagia, odynophagia, and unintentional weight loss and was diagnosed with a pyriform schwannoma.
A woman in her 60s presented with a palpable soft mass in the left cheek and was subsequently diagnosed with a facial varix, which was resected via a novel transoral endoscopic approach.
This Patient Page describes the structure and the function of the nose and discusses common procedures that help improve nasal airway obstruction.
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