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New Series for Otolaryngologists Documents Surgical Techniques of Masters in the Field PHILADELPHIA, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters
Due to the prevalence of social media, especially social media that makes use of photos, more and more people are seeking facial plastic surgery. Toronto, ON
Latest findings confirm natural pine bark extract significantly improves inner-ear-related ailments suffered by more than 50 million Americans including vertigo, hearing loss and unsteady gait HOBOKEN,
On July 17, 2014, ABC News reported that Kelly Ripa spoke freely on Watch What Happens Live about her regular Botox injections. Dr. Simon Ourian of Epione Medical Corporation comments on Ms.
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Renowned facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon in Salt Lake City, Utah introduces the MACS facelift procedure and discusses the similarities and differences of other popular mini facelift
Stop Tinnitus Forever is a new program which provides users with a natural and effective treatment plan which they can use for curing their tinnitus.
ATA has announced $110,000 in total grant funding for three tinnitus research projects, including several studies that may ultimately lead to new treatments for tinnitus. Portland,
VisitandCare.com today reported a dramatic increase in men seeking cosmetic surgery and hair transplant procedures, up 80 percent from July of last year.
Tracheal intubation (commonly known as intubation) is the placement of a flexible plastic tube into the trachea in order to maintain an open airway or to serve as a conduit through which to administer oxygen or other drugs. It is commonly performed in emergency situations and critically ill or injured patients, but intubation is also used in patients who will be undergoing a lengthy surgery that requires them to be under anesthesia for a significant number of hours. In order to intubate,...
In 1861 Adam Politzer of Vienna spent much time studying the air movement in the Eustachian tubes and the ear canal. He would measure the air movement by attaching a manometer, a very large gauge, to the ear canal and the pharynx. He developed an apparatus known as the Politzer bag in 1863 which is a less invasive way to clear the Eustachian tubes. Procedure Politzerization, also known as the Politzer maneuver, is a medical procedure which inserts air in the middle ear while the patient...
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