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Original article
Non-invasive treatments improve patient outcomes in chronic tinnitus: a systematic review and network meta-analysis
Tingting Lu, Qingxin Wang, Ziyan Gu, Zefang Li, Zhaojun Yan
Highlights

  • We searched PubMed, Embase and Cochrane Library databases.

  • This study included 22 randomized controlled trials with a total of 2354 patients.

  • Acoustic therapy combined with cognitive behavior can treat chronic tinnitus.

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Available online 1 July 2024
Case report
Neuroendocrine adenoma of middle ear: a case report and endoscopic approach
Nicolau Moreira Abrahão, Guilherma Correa Guimarães, Jonas Belchior Tamanini, Sofia Fontes de Oliva Costa, Pedro Juliano de Mesquita Ferreira, Vagner Antônio Rodrigues da Silva, Arthur Menino Castilho
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Original article
Traditional and non-traditional lipid parameters as risk factors for sudden sensorineural hearing loss
Xiaoyan Chen, Zhong Zheng, Ximeng Liu, Jianuo Huang, Daoyu Xie, Yanmei Feng
Highlights

  • SSNHL patients had a higher risk of concomitant hypertension and elevated atherosclerogenic lipid levels.

  • APOB, APOE, and LCI were identified as independent risk factors.

  • Certain lipids showed a positive linear correlation with hearing loss.

  • When TC was in borderline high range, the treatment effect was the best.

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Original article
Voice handicap and voice-related quality of life in COVID-19 patients
Lourival Mendes Bueno, Hugo Valter Lisboa Ramos, Claudiney Cândido Costa, Wilder Alves, Leandro Castro Velasco, Noemi Grigoleto De Biase
Highlights

  • Lung impairment due to COVID-19 increases the voice handicap index score.

  • The voice-related quality of life score is reduced in these patients.

  • There is a correlation between pulmonary function and the changes in voice.

  • Video laryngoscopy did not identify any laryngeal changes in these patients.

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Review article
Non-antibiotic antimicrobial agents for chronic rhinosinusitis: a narrative review
Joao Vitor Bizinoto Caetano, Fabiana Cardoso Pereira Valera, Wilma T. Anselmo-Lima, Edwin Tamashiro
Highlights

  • Non-antibiotic antimicrobial therapies offer potential alternatives in CRS patients.

  • Most non-antibiotic antimicrobial therapies did not show important side effects.

  • The majority of studies reviewed have low level of evidence.

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Original article
Comprehensive analysis of the immune implication of EPHX4 gene in laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma
Nimei Shen, Gang Gao, Xinhong Lu, Jiaxin Jin, Liwei Lin, Maohua Qian, Yang Qin
Highlights

  • The expression level of EPHX4 was higher in HNSC patients’ tissues.

  • EPHX4 expression is closely associated with the immunity of HNSC.

  • EPHX4 promotes HNSC cells proliferation, colony formation and invasion.

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Original Article
Cochlear implantation outcomes in children with multiple disabilities: a topic that’s worth revisiting
Goh Bee-See, Nur Af’Idah Mohd Zulkefli, Asma Abdullah, Cila Umat, Norazlin Kamal Nor, Juriza Ismail, Stephen J. O’Leary
Highlights

  • Hearing loss children with multiple disabilities benefits from cochlear implantation.

  • Communications improved with increasing duration of device usage.

  • Cochlear implant is beneficial in reducing family’s stress level.

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Original article
Endoscopic thyroidectomy via chest-collarbone approach versus conventional open thyroidectomy: a retrospective comparative study
Yuming Lou, Lutong Liu, Miaomiao Jin, Bifei Fu, Chaoyang Xu, Xiaofeng Lu
Highlights

  • Endoscopic thyroidectomy through chest-collarbone approach is safe and feasible.

  • Chest-collarbone endoscopic thyroid surgery improves in a good cosmetic outcome.

  • Preoperative evaluation of nodule size and nature affects the success rate of surgery.

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Letter to the editor
Ultrasonography in Bell’s palsy: the elephant in the room
Ahmad J. Abdulsalam, Ameerah Alsaqobi, Murat Kara
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Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology (English Edition)
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