keyword
MENU ▼
Read by QxMD icon Read
search

ENT anesthesia

keyword
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28570360/atlanto-axial-subluxation-after-adenoidectomy
#1
Isabel Theresia Gross, Laleh Bahar-Posey
Atlanto-axial subluxation is a rare but potentially serious complication after otolaryngological procedures. We are describing a case of a 4-year-old child who developed atlanto-axial subluxation of the cervical spine after adenoidectomy. Our patient underwent adenoidectomy and, 18 days later, presented to the emergency department with her neck tilted to the left in a cock-robin position and complaining of neck pain persisting since the surgery. A multiplanar 3-dimensional computed tomography was obtained and confirmed the diagnosis of an atlanto-axial subluxation (Fielding type 3)...
June 2017: Pediatric Emergency Care
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28486739/-castleman-s-disease-a-case-series-of-a-rare-lymphoproliferative-disease
#2
Ricarda Riepl, Thomas Karl Hoffmann, Jens Greve
Castleman's disease is a very rare and potentially severe lymphoproliferative disorder. First sign may be cervical lymphadenitis, requiring sufficient support in diagnosis and therapy by an ENT specialist. Based on a case series the current manuscript gives an overview of the symptoms, the course of disease and the therapy options. Patients with the first diagnosis of a Castleman's disease at the ENT clinic of Ulm University during the years 2011-2015 were included. The duration of symptoms, the applied diagnostic and therapeutic algorithms were evaluated...
May 9, 2017: Laryngo- Rhino- Otologie
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28458577/ambulatory-anesthetic-care-in-children-undergoing-myringotomy-and-tube-placement-current-perspectives
#3
REVIEW
Hal Robinson, Thomas Engelhardt
PURPOSE: Myringotomy and tube placement is one of the most frequently performed ear, nose and throat (ENT) surgeries in the pediatric population. Effective anesthetic management is vital to ensuring successful ambulatory care and ensuring child and parental satisfaction. RECENT FINDINGS: This review summarizes recently published studies about the long-term effects of general anesthesia in young children, novel approaches to preoperative fasting and simplified approaches to the assessment and management of emergence delirium (ED) and emergence agitation (EA)...
2017: Local and Regional Anesthesia
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28442409/sinonasal-mucosal-melanoma-a-44-case-study-and-literature-analysis
#4
M Dréno, M Georges, F Espitalier, C Ferron, A Charnolé, B Dréno, O Malard
OBJECTIVES: Sinonasal mucosal melanoma is a rare disease, representing 4% of nasal cavity and paranasal sinus malignancies. The aim of this study was to assess the clinical characteristics, progression and treatment of this disease and to identify prognostic factors. MATERIAL AND METHODS: This retrospective review presents a cohort of 44 patients treated for a melanoma arising from the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses, in the ENT Head and Neck Surgery Department of the University Hospital of Nantes (France) between 1988 and 2015...
April 22, 2017: European Annals of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Diseases
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28236012/application-of-a-computer-assisted-flexible-endoscope-system-for-transoral-surgery-of-the-hypopharynx-and-upper-esophagus
#5
Daniel T Friedrich, M O Scheithauer, J Greve, N Rotter, J Doescher, T K Hoffmann, P J Schuler
Zenker's diverticulum is a common pathology in the transition zone of the posterior hypopharynx and esophagus. Surgical treatment is routinely performed by ENT and general surgeons. Besides the traditional open transcervical diverticulectomy, the introduction of transoral rigid treatment led to a paradigm change and is now the preferred treatment option for patients who are fit for general anesthesia. The implementation of interventional flexible endoscopy has opened another new micro-invasive approach for patients with high morbidity...
May 2017: European Archives of Oto-rhino-laryngology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28042430/experimental-protocol-of-dental-procedures-in-patients-with-hereditary-angioedema-the-role-of-anxiety-and-the-use-of-nitrogen-oxide
#6
A Rosa, M Miranda, R Franco, M G Guarino, A Barlattani, P Bollero
Hereditary angioedema (HAE) is a rare disease, little known to the medical and dental community, but with a growing rate of hospitalization over the years. HAE is due to a deficit/dysfunction of C1 esterase inhibitor which leads to an increase in vascular permeability and the appearance of edemas widespread in all body areas. The airways are the most affected and laryngeal swelling, which can occur, it is dangerous for the patient's life, is also a sensitive spot in our daily practice, therefore, it is also important to be aware of all the signs of this disease...
April 2016: Oral & Implantology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27901329/comparing-incidence-of-emergence-delirium-between-sevoflurane-and-desflurane-in-children-following-routine-otolaryngology-procedures
#7
Jeremy N Driscoll, Brian M Bender, Carlos A Archilla, Carol M Klim, Md J Hossain, George Mychaskiw, Julie L Wei
BACKGROUND: Emergence delirium (ED) is a state of aggressive agitation that can occur temporarily in the process of emerging from anesthesia in children exposed to volatile or intravenous anesthetics. Emergence delirium is typically assessed using the published and validated Pediatric Emergence Delirium (PAED) Scale. Due to some variation in properties between sevoflurane and desflurane for maintenance of anesthesia after standard sevoflurane induction, we designed a prospective study to examine potential differences in emergence behavior and incidence of ED in children undergoing elective ear-nose-throat surgery...
April 2017: Minerva Anestesiologica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27833963/anterior-commissure-laryngeal-neoplasm-endoscopic-management
#8
Nicolae Constantin Balica, Mărioara Poenaru, Eugen HoraŢiu Ştefănescu, Eugen Radu Boia, Caius Ion Doroş, Flavia Baderca, Octavian Mazilu
The CO2 laser surgery represents a treatment method of laryngeal bicordal and anterior commissure glottic cancer T1b, T2, N0. In Department of ENT, Timisoara, Romania, during 1.01.2001-31.12.2011 were analyzed 781 files from patients with laryngeal neoplasm. One hundred twenty-seven patients presented the tumor that involved both vocal cords and anterior commissure, stages T1b, T2 and T3. Therapeutic options included CO2 laser microsurgical excision for 55 (43.30%) patients, frontolateral hemilaryngectomy for 16 (12...
2016: Romanian Journal of Morphology and Embryology, Revue Roumaine de Morphologie et Embryologie
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27789155/guidelines-of-the-french-society-of-otorhinolaryngology-sforl-first-line-treatment-of-epistaxis-in-adults
#9
E Bequignon, B Vérillaud, L Robard, J Michel, V Prulière Escabasse, L Crampette, O Malard
OBJECTIVES: The authors present the guidelines of the French Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Society (SFORL) on first-line treatment of epistaxis in adults. METHODS: A multidisciplinary work-group was entrusted with a review of the scientific literature on the above topic. Guidelines were drawn up, based on the articles retrieved and the group members' individual experience. They were then read over by an editorial group independent of the work-group. The guidelines were graded as A, B, C or expert opinion, by decreasing level of evidence...
May 2017: European Annals of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Diseases
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27726001/-perioperative-adverse-respiratory-events-in-overweight-and-obese-children
#10
J Ulrici, G Hempel, M Sasse, J Vollrath, C Höhne
BACKGROUND: Overweight and obesity are increasing problems in pediatric anesthesia. This observational study was designed to examine how airway-related complications occur in overweight children and adolescents during general anesthesia and if this is a relevant problem in Germany. METHODS: From October 2008 until August 2009, at the university clinic in Leipzig, 504 in- and outpatients, aged 2-18 years, ASA I-III, undergoing elective procedures (ENT and pediatric surgery), were observed...
December 2016: Der Anaesthesist
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27453092/how-to-perform-abr-in-young-children
#11
I Rouillon, M Parodi, F Denoyelle, N Loundon
The diagnosis of hearing loss, especially in the context of newborn hearing screening, is mostly based on auditory brainstem response (ABR). According to the official CCAM nomenclature, ABR consists of recording early auditory evoked potentials to detect thresholds, study conduction times and measure amplitudes (corresponding to codes CDQP006 when performed without general anesthesia, and CDQP014 when performed with general anesthesia). ABR must be rigorously performed and interpreted, always in combination with a complete ENT examination and behavioral audiometry as soon as possible...
December 2016: European Annals of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Diseases
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27413398/rigid-bronchoscopy-in-airway-foreign-bodies-value-of-the-clinical-and-radiological-signs
#12
Kunjan Acharya
INTRODUCTION: Foreign body in airway is a common emergency in ENT practice. As we know, Rigid Bronchoscopy is the method of choice for removing it, although at times it leads to specialists performing unnecessary bronchoscopy, exposing patients to hazards of general anesthesia. OBJECTIVE: The objective of my study is to calculate sensitivity, specificity, positive predictive value, odds ratio from the clinical and radiological signs, comparing with the gold standard, the rigid bronchoscope procedure...
July 2016: International Archives of Otorhinolaryngology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27373096/-clinical-analysis-of-249-cases-of-children-with-foreign-bodies-in-the-nasal-cavity-and-paranasal-sinus
#13
Ying Wang, Hongxia Su, Yuying Wu, Yulin Zhao
OBJECTIVE: Insertion of a foreign body in the nasal cavity is a very common incident in children. It is easily diagnosed, but the type of foreign body varies and the extraction can sometimes be difficult with risk of complications. The present study reported nasal foreign bodies diagnosed in emergency in our ENT department, with an update on the state of knowledge. METHOD: A prospective study between Feb 2013 to Sept 2015 included patients admitted to the ENT emergency unit for nasal foreign body...
February 2016: Journal of Clinical Otorhinolaryngology, Head, and Neck Surgery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27247224/predictors-of-unanticipated-admission-following-ambulatory-surgery-in-the-pediatric-population-a-retrospective-case-control-study
#14
Amanda Whippey, Gregory Kostandoff, Heung K Ma, Ji Cheng, Lehana Thabane, James Paul
BACKGROUND: Ambulatory surgery plays an important role in pediatric anesthesia. However, it is difficult to predict which patients will experience complications. Age >80, ASA class 3 or 4, duration of surgery >3 h, and BMI 30-35 are independent predictors of unanticipated admission in adults. In this study, we retrospectively evaluate risk factors for unanticipated admission, following ambulatory surgery in children. METHODS: All ambulatory patients requiring unanticipated admission between 2005 and 2013 were compared to a random sample of patients not requiring admission in this case-control study...
August 2016: Paediatric Anaesthesia
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27066419/caldwell-luc-surgery-revisited
#15
R K Datta, B Viswanatha, M Shree Harsha
Caldwell Luc surgery (CWS) is almost 120 years old now and it still enjoys an important place in ENT Surgeons armamentarium. The logic behind this surgery is to replace the diseased and scarred mucosa from maxillary sinus with new mucosa. In the initial period of this long journey the surgery gained many other important indications which also includes approach to surrounding structures which makes us to think if it's really a radical surgery as it is used just an approach to other structure. This was a retrospective study of CWS done during period of 2002-2014 in Sri Venkateshwara ENT Institute and Bowring & Lady Harding Hospital both of these attached to Bangalore Medical College & Research Institute...
March 2016: Indian Journal of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26890716/-outpatient-surgical-practices-in-otorhinolaryngology
#16
COMPARATIVE STUDY
Gökhan Kurtoğlu, Taner Kemal Erdağ
OBJECTIVES: In this study, we report outpatient surgical procedures in an ear nose and throat (ENT) clinic of a university hospital for the first time in Turkey. MATERIAL AND METHODS: All patients who were operated between January 2012 and December 2013 by our ENT surgeons either in central operating room or in outpatient surgery unit were retrospectively analyzed. Age of the patients, type of operation, type of anesthesia, and the time of discharge were recorded...
2016: Kulak Burun Boğaz Ihtisas Dergisi: KBB, Journal of Ear, Nose, and Throat
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26788491/lateral-soft-tissue-x-ray-for-patients-with-suspected-fishbone-in-oropharynx-a-thing-in-the-past
#17
Ali Sanei-Moghaddam, Amin Sanei-Moghaddam, Sara Kahrobaei
INTRODUCTION: Fishbone is the most common foreign body found in the oropharynx. Conventionally patients with suspected fishbone in the throat would have mirror laryngoscopy followed by lateral soft tissue X-ray to look for the fishbone or observe impacts caused by the fishbone i.e. soft tissue swelling or air in upper esophagus. However, the most common site of fishbone impact is the suprahyoid area, which contains high soft tissue and bony density. This makes X-rays less reliable, especially because not all fish have radio-opaque bones...
November 2015: Iranian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26648980/cancellation-of-operations-in-saudi-arabian-hospitals-frequency-reasons-and-suggestions-for-improvements
#18
Khalid O Dhafar, Mutaliq A Ulmalki, Mohammad A Felemban, Mohammed Eid Mahfouz, Mostafa J Baljoon, Zohair J Gazzaz, Mukhtiar Baig, Noha Mansoor Hamish, Saeed A AlThobaiti, Fouzia Talea Al-Hothali
OBJECTIVE: To identify the frequency and reasons of operations cancellation in 25 Makkah region hospitals in Saudi Arabia. METHODS: Retrospective evaluation of the rate of surgery cancellation in 25 hospitals of Makkah region was performed in this study. The data of scheduled surgeries from 15 different surgical specialties was collected from January to December 2013. Frequency and reasons of cancellation of elective surgical cases in different specialty were studied with a view to recommend suggestions for improvement...
September 2015: Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences Quarterly
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26626142/hemostasis-in-sinus-surgery
#19
REVIEW
Yi C Zhao, Alkis J Psaltis
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Optimization of the surgical field involves a complex interplay of many factors. Although it is agreed that hemostasis is critical to safe, efficient, and successful sinus surgery, a lack of consensus exists as to the best way to achieve it. This review examines the current body of evidence supporting many of the practices surgeons believe to influence hemostasis. RECENT FINDINGS: Although many of the practices discussed in this article have long been considered to influence hemostasis, it is not until recently that high-level evidence supporting their use has been available...
February 2016: Current Opinion in Otolaryngology & Head and Neck Surgery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26523877/intracranial-hemorrhagic-infarct-after-local-anesthesia-on-nasal-mucosa-a-case-report
#20
Murat Koçyiğit, Safiye Giran Örtekin, Serhat Yaslikaya, Aykut Akpinar
INTRODUCTION: Epinephrine containing local anesthetics are used hemostasis in many cases. Otolaryngologists typically selected to decrease bleeding in surgery field for operations such as especially FESS (Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery), septoplasty, septorhinoplasty. In addition to known adverse effects of this local anesthetics agents they have rare complications too. PRESENTATION OF CASE: We presented intracranial hemorrhagic infarction in a 41-year-old male patient after using lidocaine with epinephrine for local anesthesia on nasal mucosa...
2015: International Journal of Surgery Case Reports
keyword
keyword
14264
1
2
Fetch more papers »
Fetching more papers... Fetching...
Read by QxMD. Sign in or create an account to discover new knowledge that matter to you.
Remove bar
Read by QxMD icon Read
×

Search Tips

Use Boolean operators: AND/OR

diabetic AND foot
diabetes OR diabetic

Exclude a word using the 'minus' sign

Virchow -triad

Use Parentheses

water AND (cup OR glass)

Add an asterisk (*) at end of a word to include word stems

Neuro* will search for Neurology, Neuroscientist, Neurological, and so on

Use quotes to search for an exact phrase

"primary prevention of cancer"
(heart or cardiac or cardio*) AND arrest -"American Heart Association"