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CHARGE syndrome: A review
  • P. Hsu, A. Ma, +4 authors S. Mehr
  • Medicine
  • Journal of paediatrics and child health
  • 1 July 2014
CHARGE syndrome is a complex genetic syndrome, owing to the wide range of tissues/systems affected by mutations in the CHD7 gene. In this review, we discuss the diagnosis, clinical features andExpand
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International Pediatric Otolaryngology Group (IPOG) consensus recommendations: Hearing loss in the pediatric patient.
OBJECTIVE To provide recommendations for the workup of hearing loss in the pediatric patient. METHODS Expert opinion by the members of the International Pediatric Otolaryngology Group. RESULTSExpand
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Image-Guided Surgery Influences Perioperative Morbidity from Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
Objective Although image-guided surgery (IGS) is considered a valuable tool, its impact on perioperative morbidity for endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) remains unclear. The evidence from reportedExpand
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What effect has pneumococcal vaccination had on acute mastoiditis?
Abstract Background: Streptococcus pneumoniae is a frequent cause of acute mastoiditis. Despite the recent (2005) introduction of pneumococcal vaccination, mastoiditis incidence and severity may beExpand
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Bacterial biofilm adherence to middle-ear ventilation tubes: scanning electron micrograph images and literature review
Introduction: The organisms that cause many device-related and other chronic infections actually grow in biofilms in or on these devices. We sought to examine the role of biofilm formation in chronicExpand
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Agreement between diagnoses of otitis media by audiologists and otolaryngologists in Aboriginal Australian children
OBJECTIVES To determine the degree of agreement of diagnoses by audiologists and otolaryngologists of otitis media (OM) in Aboriginal children. DESIGN Cross-sectional study of agreement betweenExpand
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Prognostic effect of pre- and post-admission antibiotic treatment in paediatric acute mastoiditis
Abstract Objective: To evaluate the effect of pre- and post-admission antibiotic treatment in paediatric acute mastoiditis. Design: Retrospective study. Method: Eighty-eight children with acuteExpand
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Foreign body aspiration and language spoken at home: 10-year review.
OBJECTIVE To review foreign body aspiration cases encountered over a 10-year period in a tertiary paediatric hospital, and to assess correlation between foreign body type and language spoken at home.Expand
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Sub-labial packing: a novel method of stopping epistaxis from Little's area.
Epistaxis is frequently managed both by patients in the community and by health professionals. Many methods have been described in the literature about how to manage this condition. Epistaxis isExpand
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Tertiary hospital retrospective observational audit of tonsillectomy.
OBJECTIVES Tertiary hospitals see a wide array of complex paediatric patients requiring the procedure of tonsillectomy to alleviate airway symptoms. To investigate the implications ofExpand
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