A clinical comparison of outpatient and standard myringoplasty.


This prospective study compared the surgical outcomes of 35 patients who underwent myringoplasty--16 who were treated as outpatients and 19 who were admitted as inpatients. The outpatient technique involved a free skin graft, with the temporalis fascia placed as an underlay graft. The inpatients underwent the standard myringoplasty procedure… (More)