16 hrs ago
You're on the clock: Doctors rush patients out the door
Joan Eisenstodt didn't have a stopwatch when she went to see an ear, nose and throat specialist recently, but she is certain the physician was not in the exam room with her for more than three or four minutes.
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18 hrs ago
Cochlear to unveil its Arabic Matrix Test at Annual Middle East...
The company will also take the opportunity to increase awareness about its advanced implantable hearing solutions in the region which is considered as the largest meeting place for otolaryngologists in the Middle East.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Children To Gain Weight Following Tonsil Surgery: Consider Healthier Options Rather Than Ice Cream
For children who have their tonsils removed, the only silver lining to look forward to is the promise of all the ice cream they can eat, but parents may want to think about a healthier option.
Tonsillectomy May Spur Weight Gain in Kids, But Won't Cause Obesity: Study
Some children gain weight after having their tonsils removed, but this weight gain is typically confined to younger, underweight children and doesn't seem to add to obesity rates, a new study finds.
Clinical Practice Guideline: Acute Otitis Externa
Otolaryngology -- Head and Neck Surgery , Vol. 150, No. 1 suppl. , pp. S1-S24, doi:10.1177/0194599813517083 Objective This clinical practice guideline is an update and replacement for an earlier guideline published in 2006 by the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation.
Otitis Media With Effusion
The clinical practice guideline on otitis media with effusion provides evidence-based recommendations on diagnosing and managing OME in children.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Placing Donor Windpipe First in Patient's Arm Helps With Transplant
Doctors in Belgium say they've successfully transplanted windpipes in six patients by first placing donor tissue in the patients' arms.
How can music make your ears bleed?
A concert by reggae veterans UB40 in Cambridge has hit the headlines after fans walked out, complaining it was too loud.
In-office procedure may provide sinus relief
Dr. David Kanagy, an otolaryngologist with the Alliance Community Medical Foundation, is offering sinus sufferers some relief using an in-office balloon sinuplasty procedure.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
UK otolaryngologist works to address rural disparities of pediatric hearing loss
Dr. Matthew Bush will tell you two things about himself-that he is Appalachian by birth and that he is fascinated with the anatomy and physiology of hearing.
The Darien Daily Voice
Norwalk Doctor Schools Seniors On Balance In Darien
DARIEN, Conn. Falls are one of the leading causes of deaths for people over 65, and Norwalk Dr. Robert Weiss recently sat down with a group of local senior men to discuss balance and how they can prevent dizziness problems.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Backus to host head and neck cancer screening
The William W. Backus Hospital will host its third annual Head and Neck Cancer Screening from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 24 in the hospital's main lobby conference rooms 1, 2 and 3. Several members of the Backus medical staff will be performing the screenings including ear, nose and throat specialists Dr. Gregory Lesnik, Dr. Thomas Lesnik and Dr.
Prince George Citizen
A woman uses a cotton swab to clean her ear in North Vancouver, B.C. Sunday, April 13, 2014.
The Daily Record
Region briefs April 14: Charm, Orrville
Kurt Garren, MD, will present "How Allergies Affect our Lifestyle and What We Can Do To Control Them" on April 21 at Keim Lumber in Charm at 6 p.m. Garren will discuss the different types of allergies, how they affect people, how they can be diagnosed and how to treat them.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
The Daily Record
Holmes doctor offering new sinus release treatment
MILLERSBURG, Ohio -- A minimally invasive sinus procedure has become available in Holmes County.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Missing from the Medicare Story
This week we all were treated to the sordid details about who rakes in the big bucks from Medicare.
The Medical Minute: Spotting Oral Cancer
NFL Hall of Famer and former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly started treatment this week for a second bout with oral cancer , a disease that accounts for about 8 percent of all malignant growths in the United States.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
UK Otolaryngologist Works to Address Rural Disparities of Pediatric Hearing Loss
Dr. Matthew Bush will tell you two things about himself--that he is Appalachian by birth and that he is fascinated with the anatomy and physiology of hearing.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Complications common for adults after tonsillectomy
Adults have a high rate of complications after getting their tonsils removed, so plan for adequate recuperation after the surgery, researchers say.
Best Doctors: Wichita's top doctors in cardiovascular disease,...
The Wichita Business Journal is again recognizing some of the Wichita area's most outstanding physicians through the Best Doctors program.