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The Florida Times-Union
Medtronic training facility on Jacksonville's Southside brings worldwide attention
On the Capital Systems side of the Medtronic production floor, a light system guides the workers through the production steps.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Brain surgery through an incision the size of a pinprick
The difference between having a brain aneurysm treated the old way and a new way was aptly described as "the nutcracker" vs. "the TripTik" by a patient of Andrew Ringer, MD, professor of neurosurgery at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.
Expensive ear-tube operations on kids moving out of the operating room
"This is a simple story," said Preceptis CEO Steve Anderson. "We've come up with an effective tool that allows us to do the procedure under conscious sedation, avoiding the expense of the operating room, and avoiding the risk to young children of general anesthesia."
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Thanh Nein News
Vietnam hospital fixes ear damage with coral
An ear surgery using biologically modified coral at the Ho Chi Minh City Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital.
Inside Bay Area
Can you hear me now? Hearing aids and stigma
"I couldn't catch everything everyone was saying in meetings or in restaurants, and I'd have to ask family members to repeat themselves," says Reiser, 66, of El Cerrito.
UT Southwestern Part of National Clinical Trial to Test New Treatment for Tinnitus
March 6, 2014 - UT Southwestern Medical Center will take part in a national clinical trial to test a device that could provide relief for people suffering from tinnitus, a persistent buzzing or ringing sound in the ears.
South Bradford golfers round up A 3,500 for Ear Trust charity
John Claughton chose to support The Ear Trust, which was founded by ear, nose and throat consultant Professor Chris Raine to support the work done at the Yorkshire Cochlear Implant Service, based at Bradford Royal Infirmary .
Yorkshire Evening Post
Leeds hospital department moves to a new home
Staff working in the Ear, Nose and Throat Department at Leeds General Infirmary have been moved to a new facility.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Kinston Free Press
Column: Controversy surrounds doctor
When Robert Smigel decided to start his own medical practice in Kinston, he had no idea what he was in for.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Sleep machines could affect infants' hearing, auditory development, study suggests
White noise machines for babies that are becoming increasingly popular among parents may be putting the children at risk of hearing loss, a new Canadian study suggests.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Throat Cancer Survivor Celebrates Life After TORS Surgery
When Charlie Guinn sits down to eat with his lovely wife of 39 years, he thoroughly enjoys each bite.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Noise Machines To Help Babies Sleep Can Raise Quite A Din
About a year ago, pediatric otolaryngologist Blake Papsin went into a patient's room at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Predicting perception in noise using cortical auditory evoked potentials.
Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology : JARO , Vol. 14, No. 6. , pp.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
ENT surgeons cut into each other - Common law qualified privilege in defamation
The New South Wales Court of Appeal in Prince v Malouf  NSWCA 12 has recently overturned a District Court award of damages.
Bride-to-Be Travels Across Country for Cutting-Edge Salivary Gland Surgery
STONY BROOK, NY , February 27, 2014 -Tina Truglia had experienced excruciating pain in her jaw for nearly a decade and was misdiagnosed with everything from mumps to mono.
Balloon Sinuplasty Offered at the Sinus Institute of Atlanta
The Sinus Institute of Atlanta 257- 7212 http://www.sinusinstituteatlanta.com ) announced today that they have created a Balloon Sinuplasty division of their highly acclaimed specialized ENT practice.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Mt. Scott ENT & Sleep Medicine Launches Balloon Sinuplasty Website
James Chan, MD and Robert Roberts, DO, board certified otolaryngologists at Mt. Scott Ear, Nose and Throat & Sleep Medicine, have launched a balloon sinuplasty website to inform potential Portland sinus surgery patients about chronic sinusitis and the benefits of balloon sinuplasty.
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Fri Feb 21, 2014
Study shows best treatment for children with runny ears and an ear tube
Dr. Nina Shapiro, director of pediatric otolaryngology at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, performs an ear tube surgery on 20-month-old Madison.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Failed clinic payouts 'disgraceful'
Millions of pounds of public money was given to the owner of a failed private clinic to pay for redundancies and loss of earnings, the BBC can reveal.