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Ear, nose and throat manifestations of autoimmune and autoinflammatory diseases: a rheumatology perspective
Samuel de Oliveira Andrade, Simone Appenzeller
10.1016/j.bjorl.2021.05.015
Open access
Uncorrected Proof. Available online 23 October 2021
State-of-the-art in professional voice
Agricio Crespo, Gustavo Korn
10.1016/j.bjorl.2021.05.016
Open access
Uncorrected Proof. Available online 23 October 2021
Survival analysis of patients with subglottic squamous cell carcinoma based on the SEER database
Fan Yang, Lu He, Yuansheng Rao, Yanjun Feng, Jianhong Wang
10.1016/j.bjorl.2021.09.001
Highlights

  • Prognosis of subglottic squamous cell carcinoma remained poor over the years.

  • Combination of surgery and adjuvant therapies improved the survival outcomes.

  • Early-stage tumors benefited from larynx preservation surgery; advanced tumors benefited from total laryngectomy.

Open access
Uncorrected Proof. Available online 20 October 2021
The effect of honey on post-tonsillectomy pain relief: a randomized clinical trial
Azmeilia Syafitri Lubis, H.R. Yusa Herwanto, Andrina Y.M. Rambe, Delfitri Munir, Harry A. Asroel, Taufik Ashar, Aznan Lelo
10.1016/j.bjorl.2021.08.007
Highlights

  • Honey has effectiveness accelerates and facilitates wound healing.

  • Gargling with honey led to reduced pain following tonsillectomy.

  • Honey was found to lower prostaglandin levels and elevate nitric oxide.

  • Honey can be used as an adjunctive regimen after surgery for better pain control.

  • Honey is easy to use, safe to consume orally and available at low cost locally.

Open access
Uncorrected Proof. Available online 20 October 2021
Correlation between cow’s milk protein allergy and otitis media: a systematic review
Karen Amanda Soares de Oliveira, Marina Tomaz Esper, Morgana Lívia de Oliveira, Marise Helena Cardoso Tofoli, Melissa Ameloti Gomes Avelino
10.1016/j.bjorl.2021.07.005
Highlights

  • The correlation between cow’s milk protein allergy and the development of otitis media has been investigated in recent decades.

  • Allergic inflammation in the nasal mucosa is suggested as a causative factor for Eustachian tube dysfunction, contributing to otitis media.

  • Studies investigating the correlation between cow’s milk protein allergy and otitis media have important limitations, leading to overestimated and controversial results.

  • There is no reliable evidence that cow’s milk protein allergy is causally related to recurrent acute otitis media and otitis media with effusion.

Open access
Uncorrected Proof. Available online 19 October 2021
A case study of phantosmia cured by antibiotic treatment of an intranasal Pseudomonas stutzeri infection
Adam G. Evans, Laurie A. Temiz, Suleman J. Bangash
10.1016/j.bjorl.2021.08.006
Open access
Uncorrected Proof. Available online 18 October 2021
Adaptation of the pediatric smell wheel to evaluate olfactory function in Brazilian children
Marco A. Fornazieri, Lucas K. Ebara, Rafael Goulart de Araújo, João Vitor Fernandes Lima, Felipe B. Favareto, Fábio R. Pinna, Richard L. Voegels, Richard L. Doty
10.1016/j.bjorl.2021.08.004
Highlights

  • This study developed and validated the Pediatric Smell Wheel™ (PSW) for testing Brazilian children.

  • The Brazilian version of the PSW was sensitive and capable of clearly differentiating the olfactory function of children with adenoid hypertrophy from that of healthy children.

  • A score below 7 out of 11 is a useful cutoff for defining microsmia in young children.

Open access
Uncorrected Proof. Available online 18 October 2021
Analgesia after tonsillectomy with patient controlled intravenous morphine — overdue or exaggerated?
Magdalena Gostian, Johannes Loeser, Tanya Bentley, Philipp Wolber, David Schwarz, Matthias Balk, Antoniu-Oreste Gostian
10.1016/j.bjorl.2021.08.002
Highlights

  • Postoperative pain intensities following tonsillectomy regularly reach high levels.

  • So far there is no effective evidence-based treatment concept.

  • Strong opioids for pain treatment have not been evaluated yet.

  • Patient Controlled Intravenous Analgesia is effective in multiple disciplines.

  • After tonsillectomy opioids are not a necessary and effective therapeutic option.

Open access
Uncorrected Proof. Available online 18 October 2021
Evaluation of nasal mucociliary clearance by saccharine test in rheumatoid arthritis
Hilal Yücel, Serpil Ergülü Eşmen
10.1016/j.bjorl.2021.08.005
Highlights

  • Nasal involvement have not been fully addressed in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).

  • In this study, the Nasal Mucociliary Clearance (NMC) time of RA patients was within normal limits and was similar to the control group.

  • There was a relationship between anti-CCP positivity and increased NMC.

Open access
Uncorrected Proof. Available online 18 October 2021
Palatine tonsil metastatic colon adenocarcinoma. Case report
Gabriela Morales Medina, Carmen Vallés Rodríguez, Isidora Rettig Infante, Manuela Bayona Romero, Elda Oyarzún Bahamonde, Ángela Enterría González
10.1016/j.bjorl.2021.07.012
Open access
Uncorrected Proof. Available online 18 October 2021
Idiomas
Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology (English Edition)

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