We have a huge dilemma in this era of evidence-based medicine. We expect an evidence review to help us make clinical decisions. But sometime...
It started slowly. My former resident and present colleague, Terry Shaneyfelt, MD, FACP, first authored ” Are Guidelines Following Guideline...
Updated hearing loss guideline clarifies timing of interventions. Among other recommendations, the American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery said clinicians assessing sudden hearing loss should distinguish sensorineural hearing loss
Today, our latest sore throat article appears in the Annals of Internal Medicine . The story behind the article starts with this blog! This ...
from the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (AAO-HNSF) in 2007:. ... Research published by Dr. Bhattacharyya and a colleague in the July 2010 Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery found that nasal endoscopy improved the
It stemmed from this article, which suggested that success in residency (otolaryngology) may be more likely if one played a team sport earlier.
First, we must define acute pharyngitis – no more than 3-5 days of symptoms. Second, we should understand that pre-adolescent pharyngitis ha...
Thirty-five years ago I started collecting data in a non-acute emergency room. Over approximately 3 months the residents enrolled slightly m...
K-State football team to honor rower Samantha Scott, who died of Lemierre's Syndrome Every time I read such a story my heart breaks, a small...
Beckham. The signs have also been simplified, with terms such as “ear, nose, and throat” instead of “otolaryngology.”.