Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology (English Edition)
ISSN: 1808-8694

The Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology aims to provide timely information for physicians and scientists focused on otorhinolaryngology and head and neck disorders, including contemporary, ethical, clinically relevant information in:

- General otolaryngology;
- Head and neck surgery;
- Respiratory sleep disorders;
- Allergy/rhinology;
- Otology/neurotology;
- Laryngology/broncho-esophagology;
- Pediatric otolaryngology;
- Cranio-facial surgery;
- Skull base surgery;
- Head and neck oncology;
- Phoniatrics;
- Upper airway related diseases;
- Facial plastics and reconstructive surgery.

The journal is the official peer-reviewed open access scientific publication of the Brazilian Association of Otorhinolaryngology and Cervicofacial Surgery (ABORL-CCF).

All articles will be published under the CC-BY license (Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International) with copyright owned by the ABORL-CCF.

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Please note that articles submitted as of May 1, 2022, which are accepted for publication will be subject to a fee (Article Publishing Charge, APC) payment by the author or research funder to cover the costs associated with publication.

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Vol. 88. Issue 2.
Pages 153-286 (March - April 2022)
State-of-the-art in professional voice
Agricio Crespo, Gustavo Korn
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:153-4
Open access
Original articles
Mean platelet volume and neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio in patients with tinnitus: a case-control study
Selçuk Yildiz, Harun Karaca, Sema Zer Toros
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:155-60
Open access
Malignant neoplasms of the oral cavity and oropharynx treated in Brazil: what do hospital cancer records reveal?
Sheilla de Oliveira Faria, Murilo César do Nascimento, Marco Aurélio Vamondes Kulcsar
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:168-73
Open access
Carcinoma of the posterior wall of the hypopharynx: surgical treatment with larynx preservation
Bora Başaran, Selin Ünsaler
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:174-80
Open access
Video head impulse test in bilateral vestibulopathy
Mayada Elsherif, Mirhan Eldeeb
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:181-6
Open access
Pharyngeal bulb prosthesis and speech outcome in patients with cleft palate
Maria Inês Pegoraro-Krook, Raquel Rodrigues Rosa, Homero C. Aferri, Laura Katarine Félix de Andrade, Jeniffer de C.R. Dutka
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:187-93
Open access
Analysis of wideband tympanometry in Ménière’s disease
Gisela Andrea Yamashita Tanno, Mônica Alcantara de Oliveira Santos, Marcelo Tabosa Dutra Sanches, Alessandra Spada Durante, Kátia de Almeida, Marcella Scigliano Gameiro, Nayara Michelle Costa de Freitas Roque, Osmar Mesquita de Sousa Neto
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:194-203
Open access
Prognostic factors in metastatic nasopharyngeal carcinoma
Nabil Toumi, Sana Ennouri, Ilhem Charfeddine, Jamel Daoud, Afef Khanfir
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:212-9
Open access
Grayscale, subjective color Doppler, combined grayscale with subjective color Doppler in predicting thyroid carcinoma: a retrospective analysis
Minxin Wang, Xiaoting Wang, Hongsheng Zhang
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:220-7
Open access
Craniofacial morphology in patients with obstructive sleep apnea: cephalometric evaluation
Michele Tepedino, Gaetano Illuzzi, Michele Laurenziello, Letizia Perillo, Anna Maria Taurino, Michele Cassano, Laura Guida, Giuseppe Burlon, Domenico Ciavarella
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:228-34
Open access
Fibrous dysplasia: rare manifestation in the temporal bone
Thaís de Carvalho Pontes-Madruga, Halana Valéria Carneiro Filgueiras, Daniel Marcus San da Silva, Leonardo Sales da Silva, José Ricardo Gurgel Testa
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:235-42
Open access
Symptom assessment after nasal irrigation with xylitol in the postoperative period of endonasal endoscopic surgery
Caroline Feliz Fonseca Sepeda da Silva, Flávia Emilly Rodrigues da Silva, Henrique Furlan Pauna, Johann Gustavo Guilhermo Melcherts Hurtado, Marco Cesar Jorge dos Santos
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:243-50
Open access
Assessment of knowledge regarding tracheostomy care and management of early complications among healthcare professionals
Tooba Khanum, Sadaf Zia, Tahseer Khan, Saima Kamal, Muhammad Nasir Khoso, Javeria Alvi, Arif Ali
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:251-6

  • Healthcare workers should be well versed in identifying tracheostomy management, its complications and responding accordingly.

  • Doctors and nurses (131 = 52%) possessed good knowledge about various aspects of tracheostomy care and management.

  • The poorest scores were regarding cuff pressure (38.9%), suction pressure (39.4%) and first response in tube blockade (31.1%).

  • Higher scores were found in age group 26 to 30 years (54.2%) and those having 1-3 years of clinical experience (41.2%).

  • No statistically significant assoiation of knowledge regarding tracheostomy care was apparent with age, gender or years of practice.

Open access
Review articles
Role of systemic corticosteroids in orbital cellulitis: a meta-analysis and literature review
Boo-Young Kim, Jung Ho Bae
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:257-62
Open access
Effectiveness of functional orthodontic appliances in obstructive sleep apnea treatment in children: literature review
Rita Catia Brás Bariani, Renato Bigliazzi, Mario Cappellette Junior, Gustavo Moreira, Reginaldo Raimundo Fujita
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:263-78
Open access
Case reports
A very rare mass mimicking paraganglioma in the parapharyngeal area: extraskeletal osteosarcoma
Mehmet Aslan, Emine Turkmen Samdanci
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:279-82
Open access
Parapharyngeal space carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma: case report and literature review
İbrahim Yağcı, Seyhan Özakkoyunlu Hasçiçek, Metin Figen, Alican Çoktur, Mehmet Ece, Suat Turgut
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2022;88:283-6
Open access
Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology (English Edition)

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Articles submitted as of May 1, 2022, which are accepted for publication will be subject to a fee (Article Publishing Charge, APC) payment by the author or research funder to cover the costs associated with publication. By submitting the manuscript to this journal, the authors agree to these terms. All manuscripts must be submitted in English.. Os artigos submetidos a partir de 1º de maio de 2022, que forem aceitos para publicação estarão sujeitos a uma taxa (Article Publishing Charge, APC) a ser paga pelo autor para cobrir os custos associados à publicação. Ao submeterem o manuscrito a esta revista, os autores concordam com esses termos. Todos os manuscritos devem ser submetidos em inglês.