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Sinus Institute of Atlanta, an ear, nose and throat center that offers Balloon Sinuplasty in Atlanta, has announced new technology and services on the horizon. Atlanta,
The New Year has always served as a symbolic clean slate allowing us to reflect on the changes we wish to see in ourselves. With 2015 swiftly approaching, Cynthia Elliott M.D.
DALLAS, Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Rod J.
New surgery center features eight surgical rooms designed to house a variety of medical procedures. Dearborn, Michigan (PRWEB) December 11, 2014 The
In an aim to provide people what they need, Premier Hearing Center is excited to announce the release of its new informational website. Albuquerque, New Mexico
According to the new hearing device report by iData Research, the Mexican hearing device and battery market is projected to almost double in value by 2021.
Company Advances Towards CE Mark and Commercialization of its OncAlert(TM) Oral Cancer Risk Assessment Kit MIAMI, Dec.
In a groundbreaking new study, UCLA researchers have for the first time advanced a surgical technique performed with the help of a robot to successfully access a previously-unreachable area of the head and neck.
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...