Latest Otolaryngology Stories
Midtown Dentistry is introducing the Oral ID cancer screening system to ensure checks are fast and accurate.
TORONTO, May 1, 2014 /CNW/ - 2014 marks the 50(th) year that VOICE for Hearing Impaired Children (VOICE) has been supporting Canadian families of children with hearing loss so they might learn
Underpenetration, Increasing Awareness and Expanded Indications Will Facilitate Moderate Market Expansion, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., May 1, 2014
In observance of International Noise Awareness Day, HearingPlanet encourages Americans to be aware of dangerous noise levels and take preventative steps to avoid noise-induced hearing loss.
Preliminary hearing evaluations for Lancaster PA residents concerned about their hearing health can now be accessed online at no charge on the Hearing Aid Associates website. Lancaster,
Hearing evaluations for Kingsport, TN residents now provided by hearing health professionals at Beltone of the Tri-Cities for those concerned about their hearing. Kingsport,
DailyGossip.org reviews Tinnitus Miracle, the only holistic system that promises to provide permanent results when it comes to tinnitus cure. Denver, Colorado
Residents in the greater San Antonio Area suffering from hearing problems can now schedule a no-obligation appointment with the hearing professionals at San Antonio Hearing Centers to learn about
Audibel Hearing Center, a popular Fort Myers FL destination for hearing tests and hearing health care, announces opportunity on their website for a free hearing evaluation. Fort
Audibel Hearing Center, a popular Bonita Springs FL hearing test and hearing health care location, announces a 14 day "Try Before You Buy" challenge on their hearing aids.
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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