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Irrigation and Drainage Performance Assessment: Practical Guidelines
Introduction Framework for performance assessment Performance indicators for irrigation and drainage Operational strategic performance assessment Diagnosing irrigation performance Data management forExpand
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Guidelines for benchmarking performance in the irrigation and drainage sector.
Guidelines for benchmarking performance in the irrigation and drainage sector , Guidelines for benchmarking performance in the irrigation and drainage sector , مرکز فناوری اطلاعات و اطلاع رسانیExpand
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Grommets (ventilation tubes) for hearing loss associated with otitis media with effusion in children.
BACKGROUND Otitis media with effusion (OME; 'glue ear') is common in childhood and surgical treatment with grommets (ventilation tubes) is widespread but controversial. OBJECTIVES To assess theExpand
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Large international differences in (adeno)tonsillectomy rates.
This article compares recent paediatric and adolescent (adeno)tonsillectomy (T +/- Ads) rates in several countries of the European Union, the US, Canada and Australia. Trends in paediatric andExpand
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Coblation versus other surgical techniques for tonsillectomy.
BACKGROUND Tonsillectomy is a very common operation and is performed using various surgical methods. Coblation is a popular method because it purportedly causes less pain than other surgical methods.Expand
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Different types of intranasal steroids for chronic rhinosinusitis.
BACKGROUND This review is one of six looking at the primary medical management options for patients with chronic rhinosinusitis.Chronic rhinosinusitis is common and is characterised by inflammationExpand
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Tonsillectomy or adeno-tonsillectomy versus non-surgical treatment for chronic/recurrent acute tonsillitis.
BACKGROUND Surgical removal of the tonsils, with or without adenoidectomy (adeno-/tonsillectomy), is a common ENT operation but the indications for surgery are controversial. OBJECTIVES ToExpand
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Saline irrigation for chronic rhinosinusitis.
BACKGROUND This review is one of six looking at the primary medical management options for patients with chronic rhinosinusitis.Chronic rhinosinusitis is common and is characterised by inflammationExpand
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Topical Steroid for Chronic Rhinosinusitis without Polyps
The “Cochrane Corner” is a quarterly section in the Journal that highlights systematic reviews relevant to otolaryngology–head and neck surgery, with invited commentary to aid clinical decisionExpand
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Antiviral therapy for Ramsay Hunt syndrome (herpes zoster oticus with facial palsy) in adults.
BACKGROUND Herpes zoster oticus (HZO) is a viral infection of the ear and when associated with acute facial paralysis is known as Ramsay Hunt syndrome. Antiviral agents are the standard first-lineExpand
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