Myringotomy

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… $870,000 Grant to Develop a Fiber Laser for Myringotomy and Middle...   -  Sep 17, 2007
Myringotomy is a common procedure, typically performed in children under the age ... The efficacy of the new myringotomy instrument will be evaluated at the ... Genetic Engineering News - Genetic Engineering News (press release)

EBSCOhost Connection: Myringotomy.   -  Jan 1, 2005
Myringotomy: The article focuses on myringotomy, a surgical procedure to open the tympanic membrane and remove fluid from the middle ear, ... Subscription - Myringotomy - EBSCO Publishing

Is IV access necessary for myringotomy with tubes?(intravenous)(Clinic...   -  Nov 1, 2007
A retrospective chart review was conductedata community-based hospital to determine whether intravenous access is necessary during the performance of ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Coating Myringotomy Tube With Erythromycin Can Thwart Otorrhoea: …   -  Oct 14, 2009
By Jill Stein. CHICAGO -- October 14, 2009 -- Coating a myringotomy tube with antibiotic ointment at the time of surgery can help prevent otorrhoea, ... DG News

Myringotomy incision system.(Product Marketplace)   -  Mar 1, 2005
Micromedics introduces an innovative blade and handle design that gives surgeons more flexibility in performing myringotomy surgery. With the new design, ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Myringotomy incision system.(PRODUCT MARKETPLACE)   -  Aug 1, 2005
Micromedics introduces an innovative blade and handle design that gives surgeons more flexibility in performing myringotomy surgery. With the new design, ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

myringotomy | Definition of myringotomy | HighBeam.com: Online …   -  Jul 12, 2006
Find out what myringotomy means: The Oxford American College Dictionary has the definition of myringotomy. Research related newspaper, magazine, ... Pay-Per-View - Oxford American College Dictionary - HighBeam Research

… healing in spontaneous perforation or myringotomy and middle ear …   -  Nov 1, 2007
Concerns have been raised about the potential for ototopical agents to adversely affect middle ear or tympanic wound healing. In general, wound healing ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Sterile myringotomy kit.(PRODUCT MARKETPLACE)   -  Mar 1, 2007
Aztec introduces the Disposable Myringotomy Kit (DMK), which provides easy-to-use, consistent-quality instruments and materials. $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Sterile myringotomy kit.(PRODUCT MARKETPLACE)   -  Nov 1, 2007
...[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Economically priced, the kit saves users on cleaning and assembly-labor costs. The DMK is available in any quantity. $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Ear Infection - Acute Surgery - Ear Infection - Acute Health Informati...   -  May 21, 2009
After myringotomy, the doctor inserts a tube to allow continuous drainage of ... Myringotomy is used to drain the fluid and may be used (with or without ear ... New York Times

Otitis Media - Chronic Surgery - Otitis Media - Chronic Health...   -  Apr 22, 2008
Neither myringotomy alone or tonsillectomy (removal of tonsils) is recommended ... After myringotomy, the doctor inserts a tube to allow continuous drainage ... New York Times

Tympanostomy tubes for otitis media: quality-of-life improvement for ...   -  Jul 1, 2005
The patients were less than 18 years of age and had had myringotomy with tube ... For 273 patients (180 boys, 93 girls) myringotomy with tube insertion was ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Otitis Media With Effusion Surgery - Otitis Media With Effusion...   -  Mar 2, 2009
After myringotomy, the doctor inserts a tube to allow continuous drainage of ... Myringotomy is used to drain the fluid and may be used (with or without ear ... New York Times

Operacija usiju - posle mnogobrojnih infekcija   -  Dec 17, 2009
Lekar podhitno preporucuje operaciju koja se zove Bilateral Myringotomy and Tubes. Već su nam je zakazali za sredinu februara. Mi ina?e živimo u Kanadi. ... Serbian Cafe

Intraoperative use of mitomycin C in fibrous atresia of the external ...   -  Dec 1, 2005
The maintenance of myringotomy patency was reported in rat tympanic membranes by Yucel in ... (21) In his study of diode laser myringotomy, D'eredita used a ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Doubts over ENT surgery for children   -  Oct 27, 2009
However, children undergoing myringotomy showed no change in rates of ... “If myringotomy had provided relief, this should have been demonstrated by a ... 6minutes

CSF otorrhea complicating temporal bone osteoradionecrosis in a...   -  Jan 1, 2005
We performed a myringotomy and subsequently made a diagnosis of ... This case highlights the controversial role of myringotomy in the management of CSF ... Pay-Per-View - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Intraoperative use of mitomycin C in fibrous atresia of the external ...   -  Dec 1, 2005
The maintenance of myringotomy patency was reported in rat tympanic membranes by Yucel in ... (21) In his study of diode laser myringotomy, D'eredita used a ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Press Release: Ekkyo Continues its Development With the CE Marking of...   -  Sep 16, 2008
Laser-assisted myringotomy is one way to provide such ... resistant organisms. We performed laser-assisted myringotomy on 97 ears of 54 children ... Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire Europe - HighBeam Research

AAAHC Institute Releases Seven New Ambulatory Healthcare Reports   -  Jul 5, 2007
Most frequently performed on children, myringotomy with tympanostomy tube ... With more than 500000 procedures performed annually, myringotomy is the most ... Today's SurgiCenter

Otitis Media - Chronic Treatment - Otitis Media - Chronic Health …   -  Apr 22, 2008
Adenoidectomy plus myringotomy, with or without tube insertion, is recommended ... Neither myringotomy alone or tonsillectomy is recommended for OME treatment. New York Times

Tympanometric findings and the probability of middle-ear effusion in...   -  Jul 1, 2006
...(6) The study was limited, however, by the fact that the sample was not unselected, in that many of the children had been scheduled for myringotomy and tube ... $4.95 - Pediatrics - ECNext

Marmara University, Turkey; Marmara University, Turkey, study data …   -  Nov 14, 2006
C. Uneri and colleagues, Marmara University, wrote, "72 children undergoing myringotomy and VT insertion were included in the study. ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Ear Infection - Acute Treatment - Ear Infection - Acute Health...   -  May 21, 2009
Adenoidectomy plus myringotomy, with or without tube insertion, is recommended ... Neither myringotomy alone or tonsillectomy is recommended for OME treatment. New York Times

It's all in the ears.(HYPERBARIC MEDICINE)(Clinical report) | Article...   -  Sep 1, 2008
This is called a myringotomy. If only a few treatments are required, ... There is some controversy about whether a myringotomy must be done on all ... Pay-Per-View - FOCUS: Journal for Respiratory Care... - HighBeam Research

Article: Ear Tubes Not Needed to Promote Learning - AP Online | …   -  Jan 17, 2007
Article: Myringotomy and Ear Tubes Gale Encyclopedia of Surgery: A Guide for Patients ... Myringotomy and ear tubes Definition Myringotomy ... without the ... Pay-Per-View - Associated Press/AP Online - HighBeam Research

All in the ear   -  Jan 30, 2005
Children with glue ear need to undergo Myringotomy and grommet insertion. Avoid flying when you have a cold. If unavoidable, use antihistamines, ... Frontline

Mobius wins $100,000 grant St. Louis Business Journal   -  Sep 29, 2009
...“In the USA alone, bilateral myringotomy with tubes accounts for an estimated 2 million surgeries each year on children under the age of 16,? he said. ... Bizjournals.com

Chronic Middle Ear Infections Linked To Resistant Biofilm Bacteria   -  Jul 13, 2006
Working with Dr. Kerschner, Drs. Ehrlich and Post obtained middle ear mucosa - or membrane tissue - biopsies from children undergoing myringotomy for OME ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

New, ongoing concerns in otitis media.(ID Consult)(Report)   -  Jul 1, 2007
...ear effusion to treatment with either myringotomy with tympanostomy tube insertion (M&T), adenoidectomy with M&T, or adenoidectomy with myringotomy. ... $4.95 - Pediatric News - ECNext

Funding shortens kids' wait times at Guelph General   -  May 12, 2007
The funding will allow the hospital to do 175 additional myringotomy and tube ... Myringotomy involves a tiny incision in the eardrum to relieve pressure ... Pay-Per-View - Daily Mercury - ProQuest Archiver

Newest Emmi(TM) Programs Bust Myths and Alleviate Fears About …   -  Jul 22, 2005
The Tonsillectomy and Myringotomy Emmis are the latest in an ever-expanding ... Alternatives for myringotomy include medication such as antibiotics and ... $4.95 - Business Wire - ECNext

Chronic Middle Ear Infections Linked to Resistant Biofilm Bacteria.   -  Jul 11, 2006
Working with Dr. Kerschner, Drs. Ehrlich and Post obtained middle ear mucosa - or membrane tissue - biopsies from children undergoing myringotomy for OME ... Free with registration - PR Newswire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Nonsurgical home treatment of middle ear effusion and associated …   -  Sep 1, 2005
The risk of one or more episodes of otorrhea following tube placement is three times higher than the risk following simple myringotomy. ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

EAR INFECTION NO CLEAR-CUT PROBLEM   -  Feb 16, 2008
Of course, another looming concern once a child starts getting repeated infections is whether they will need to get ear tubes --- or a myringotomy. ... $2.95 - Ledger-Enquirer - NewsBank

Chronic Middle Ear Infections Linked To Resistant Biofilm Bacteria   -  Jul 6, 2006
Working with Dr. Kerschner, Drs. Ehrlich and Post obtained middle ear muscosa " or membrane tissue - biopsies from children undergoing myringotomy for OM ... newswise.com

Chronic middle ear infections linked to resistant biofilm bacteria   -  Dec 7, 2006
Working with Dr. Kerschner, Drs. Ehrlich and Post obtained middle ear muscosa – or membrane tissue - biopsies from children undergoing myringotomy for OM ... innovations report

Mobius Therapeutics Awarded Grant   -  Sep 24, 2009
In the USA alone, bilateral myringotomy with tubes accounts for an estimated 2000000 surgeries each year on children under the age of 16. ... earthtimes.org

Chronic Middle Ear Infections Linked to Resistant Biofilm Bacteria; …   -  Sep 8, 2006
Working with Dr. Kerschner, Drs. Ehrlich and Post obtained middle ear muscosa - or membrane tissue - biopsies from children undergoing myringotomy for OM ... Natural News.com

Read About Transtympanic Gentamicin Injection For Treatment Of …   -  Jul 19, 2006
Myringotomy with Tympanostomy Tubes/Laser Myringotomy + Otitis media management - clinical guideline Meniett 20 for overpressure treatment of Meniere's ... Free with registration - M2 Presswire - AccessMyLibrary.com

NIDCD awards research grant to Mobius Therapeutics   -  Sep 25, 2009
In the USA alone, bilateral myringotomy with tubes accounts for an estimated 2000000 surgeries each year on children under the age of 16. ... News-Medical.net

Otitis media in children.(Disease/Disorder overview)   -  May 1, 2007
The caregiver may do a surgery called a myringotomy (mih-ring-GAH-tuh-me). During a myringotomy, the caregiver will cut a small hole in your child's eardrum ... Free with registration - CareNotes - AccessMyLibrary.com

A comparison of outcomes following tympanostomy tube placement or …   -  Sep 1, 2007
Therefore, we conclude that myringotomy with insertion of tympanostomy tubes to treat OME is superior to conservative treatment. Myringotomy with insertion ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Tympanostomy tube obstruction related to ototopical drug therapy.   -  Jul 1, 2005
...(1,2) Meticulous myringotomy technique and proper hemostasis have been advised to minimize the risk of this complication. Jamal reported that the risk of ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

Rural health care an issue   -  Sep 19, 2008
...were only about two thirds as likely to have hip replacement surgery as those in the city and half as likely to have a myringotomy (surgery to the ear). ... NEWS.com.au

450-pound earache in the room is fixed   -  Sep 26, 2009
Hegarty performed a myringotomy, an incision in the eardrum to drain Rafiki's ... Rafiki had a myringotomy, a cut in the eardrum to drain an ear infection, ... $2.95 - The Gazette - NewsBank

Surgical management of intracranial complications of otogenic...   -  Jan 1, 2006
Two patients with AOM underwent myringotomy upon admission. Neurologic approach. The choice of treatment for neurologic complications varied depending on ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

13. Ear, nose, and throat disorders.(Disease/Disorder overview)   -  Jan 22, 2007
If these measures are not sufficient, a myringotomy (an incision in the ear drum to ... This condition requires antibiotics and myringotomy for drainage. ... Free with registration - PDR Family Guide to Prescription Drugs... - AccessMyLibrary.com

Research And Markets: Study This Medical Review Criteria Guidelines …   -  Feb 10, 2005
Laser assisted Uvulopharyngoplasty (LAUP); Myringotomy with Tympanostomy Tubes/Laser Myringotomy; Meniett 20 for overpressure treatment of Meniere's ... Free with registration - Business Wire - AccessMyLibrary.com

Ear infection, middle ear   -  Sep 19, 2008
The most common surgery for ear infections is a myringotomy and the insertion of tubes in your child's ears. During this procedure, which requires general ... CNN

Read About Transtympanic Gentamicin Injection For Treatment Of …   -  Jul 19, 2006
Myringotomy with Tympanostomy Tubes/Laser Myringotomy + Otitis media management - clinical guideline Meniett 20 for overpressure treatment of Meniere's ... $4.95 - M2 Presswire - ECNext

New Jersey Administrative Code - 10:52-14.4 List of DRG weights   -  Sep 15, 2009
Age > 17 0.4575 060 Tonsillectomy &/or Adenoidectomy Only, Age < 18 0.5894 061 Myringotomy W Tube Insertion Age > 17 0.7150 062 Myringotomy W Tube ... Pay-Per-View - New Jersey Administrative Code - Loislaw

Less anesthesia, careful scheduling boost efficiency   -  Dec 1, 2005
In 1996, myringotomy with tympanostomy tube insertion was the most frequently performed procedure on children younger than the age of 15. ... Free with registration - Same-Day Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

Safety and efficacy of topical steroids with and without topical...   -  Oct 1, 2005
Dr. Giles: One animal study revealed that dexamethasone actually arrested the development of tympanosclerosis following myringotomy. ... Free with registration - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

New York Codes, Rules and Regulations - 10 NYCRR 86-1.63. Non- …   -  May 18, 2007
AGE >17 60 TONSILLECTOMY &/OR ADENOIDECTOMY 1 3 ONLY, AGE <18 61 MYRINGOTOMY W/TUBE INSERTION AGE >17 2 17 62 MYRINGOTOMY W/TUBE INSERTION AGE <18 1 6 ... Pay-Per-View - New York Codes, Rules and Regulations - Loislaw

Article: Coming Around to Ear Tubes; After Her Son's Fifth Infection,...   -  Mar 18, 2008
Months of frustration had persuaded my husband and me that it was time to go for "myringotomy with tube placement" -- a.k.a. ear- tube surgery. ... Pay-Per-View - Washington Post - HighBeam Research

Coming Around to Ear Tubes; After Her Son's Fifth Infection, a Mom …   -  Mar 18, 2008
Months of frustration had persuaded my husband and me that it was time to go for "myringotomy with tube placement" -- a.k.a. ear-tube surgery. ... Pay-Per-View - Washington Post - ProQuest Archiver

Cholesterol granuloma.(OTOSCOPIC CLINIC)   -  May 1, 2005
Before performing a myringotomy, a dehiscent jugular bulb and glomus tumor must be excluded. Main et al were successful in producing cholesterol granulomas ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Federal Register 2005 - 70 FR 47681 (PART D) Medicare Program; …   -  Aug 12, 2005
...[fn3] MYRINGOTOMY W TUBE 0.7637 24.8 20.7 INSERTION AGE >17. 62........... [fn7] MYRINGOTOMY W TUBE 0.4499 19.0 15.8 INSERTION AGE 0-17. 63. ... Pay-Per-View - Federal Register 2005 - Loislaw

South Dakota Administrative Rules - APPENDIX A (Repealed)   -  Aug 9, 2005
AGE 0-17 2.3545 2.3 061 MYRINGOTOMY W TUBE INSERTION AGE OVER 17 2.7120 4.0 062 MYRINGOTOMY W TUBE INSERTION AGE 0-17 2.8291 3.1 063 OTHER EAR, NOSE, ... Pay-Per-View - South Dakota Administrative Rules - Loislaw

California Code of Regulations - Appendix B.   -  Aug 16, 2005
AGE 0-17 0.2087 1.000 0.2087 1.5 61 MYRINGOTOMY W TUBE INSERTION AGE > 17 1.266 1.000 1.2660 2.8 62 MYRINGOTOMY W TUBE INSERTION AGE 0-17 0.2955 1.000 ... Pay-Per-View - California Code of Regulations - Loislaw

South Dakota Administrative Rules - APPENDIX C   -  Aug 9, 2005
RECONSTRUCT EXT AUDITORY CANAL 18600 MYRINGOTOMY W/INSERTION OF TUBE 20010 OTHER MYRINGOTOMY 20090 RADICAL MASTOIDECTOMY 20420 CONTROL EPISTAXIS-ANTER ... Pay-Per-View - South Dakota Administrative Rules - Loislaw

Spontaneous transtemporal CSF leakage: a study of 51 cases.   -  Nov 1, 2005
Our aim is to raise awareness of this condition in the hope that this diagnosis will be considered in patients prior to myringotomy and tympanostomy tube ... $4.95 - Ear, Nose and Throat Journal - ECNext

Research And Markets: Study This Medical Review Criteria Guidelines …   -  Feb 10, 2005
Laser assisted Uvulopharyngoplasty (LAUP); Myringotomy with Tympanostomy Tubes/Laser Myringotomy; Meniett 20 for overpressure treatment of Meniere's ... $4.95 - Business Wire - ECNext

Otitis Media With Effusion Medications - Otitis Media With Effusion...   -  Mar 2, 2009
This specialist may perform a tympanocentesis or myringotomy, procedures in which fluid is drawn from the ear and examined for specific organisms. ... New York Times

The Doctor Is In   -  Dec 6, 2008
If he does not respond, then a small surgical produce — myringotomy — needs to be done to drain out the collected pus. This is a recurring condition. ... Indian Express

ileostomy | Definition of ileostomy | HighBeam.com: Online Dictionary   -  Jul 12, 2006
A Dictionary of Nursing; 246 words ...myringotomy (mi-ring- ot -?mi) n. incision of the eardrum to create an artificial opening, either to allow infected ... Pay-Per-View - Oxford American College Dictionary - HighBeam Research

When your world spins   -  Dec 2, 2007
Myringotomy is a surgical procedure that may be used to treat chronic ear infections. In this procedure, which is performed under anesthesia, an incision is ... Hindu

Thousands of surgeries every year   -  Sep 19, 2006
More than half the pediatric surgeries are tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy and bilateral myringotomy and tubes, or ear tube surgery. ... Pay-Per-View - Toronto Star - ProQuest Archiver

Early Ear Tubes Bring Lasting Hearing Benefit   -  Apr 18, 2005
Ear tube surgery for recurrent ear infections — called myringotomy — is the most common childhood surgery in the US. During this surgery a small opening is ... FOXNews

PARENTAL GUIDANCE: Can nightly bath infect tot's ear?   -  Mar 24, 2008
If children have long-term problems, they can have what are called myringotomy tubes surgically put into their eardrums so air can enter and keep the middle ... Pay-Per-View - Newsday - ProQuest Archiver

Ear Infections - Surgery   -  Feb 2, 2009
While the child is under general anesthesia, the surgeon cuts a small hole in the eardrum and inserts a small plastic tube in the opening (myringotomy or ... WebMD

Thousands of surgeries every year   -  Sep 19, 2006
More than half the pediatric surgeries are tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy and bilateral myringotomy and tubes, or ear tube surgery. ... Pay-Per-View - Toronto Star - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Dog needs thorough ear examination for infection   -  Jul 12, 2008
There is a procedure called myringotomy (incising the tympanic membrane-ear drum). The middle ear fluid is removed and cultured, and then the middle is ... $2.95 - Detroit News - NewsBank

Otitis Media - Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, Diagnosis - Infection - C...   -  Dec 17, 2009
In a procedure called a myringotomy, a tiny tube is inserted into an opening of the eardrum that drains fluid away and allows air to reach the middle ear ... CANOE

Spire lands NIH grant for ear surgery laser   -  Dec 11, 2009
The NIH grant would provide Spire with funds to develop a fiber laser to perform an ear procedure known as a myringotomy -- in which the eardrum, ... Bizjournals.com

Pneumococcal vax reduces grommet use   -  Jun 25, 2009
In a review of the almost 240000 procedures for myringotomy with ventilation between 1998 and 2007, researchers found that rates have fallen 23% in infants ... 6minutes

Treatment and prevention of otitis media   -  Dec 13, 2009
In a procedure called a myringotomy, a tiny tube is inserted into an opening of the eardrum to drain fluid away and allow air to reach the middle ear, ... CANOE

Allergic Rhinitis - Surgery   -  Jul 2, 2009
Draining fluid from the middle ear (tympanotomy or myringotomy) or inserting tubes to help the ears drain (tympanostomy). This is sometimes done in children ... WebMD

Rehospitalization of Extremely Low Birth Weight (ELBW) Infants: Are …   -  Aug 18, 2005
...meningitis, pneumonia, and RSV infection/bronchiolitis; (3) Surgery — VP shunt, gastrostomy tube, myringotomy tubes, tonsillectomy, etc; (4) growth and ... Nature.com

Ear Infections   -  Nov 14, 2008
...month period) or hearing, speech or balance problems related to the infections may be referred for ear tubes (called myringotomy or tympanostomy tubes). ... WSOCtv.com

Dog ears merit close attention   -  Aug 7, 2007
Your dog may have to have a procedure called myringotomy, in which fluid is drawn out from the middle ear (under anesthesia) and cultured to determine which ... $2.95 - Spokane Spokesman-Review - NewsBank

علامات التهاب الاذن.. عند الأط?ال!!   -  Oct 8, 2006
يمكن اجراء عملية الانابيب المعرو?ة بأسم " myringotomy " على 700.000 ط?ل سنويا ?ي الولايات ... Al-Bawaba

Wait-and-See Approach Urged for Children's Ear Infections   -  Sep 13, 2006
...were hospitalized or immunocompromised, had antibiotic treatment in the preceding seven days, had either myringotomy tubes or a perforated eardrum; ... MedPage Today

Gauthier has surgery on ear drum   -  Mar 14, 2005
The lead of the Jennifer Jones rink visited Winnipeg ear, nose and throat specialist Mark Barker yesterday to have a myringotomy on her left ear. ... SLAM! Sports

SC Spangler/Tribune-Review   -  Nov 28, 2005
The procedure, called a myringotomy, is sometimes performed even today if a patient has persistent pain, fever and a bulging eardrum. ... Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Independent Nurse: Clinical focus - Ear pain in children.   -  Dec 8, 2006
The child may require myringotomy for culture, ventilation tube placement, possibly a mastoidectomy and IV antibiotics. - Diagnosis is suggested by acute ... Free with registration - GP - AccessMyLibrary.com

Cerumen impaction.(Disease/Disorder overview)   -  May 15, 2007
Irrigation should not be done if a tympanic membrane perforation or myringotomy tube is present. In addition, patients with a history of middle-ear disease, ... Free with registration - American Family Physician - AccessMyLibrary.com

OtoSonics Inc. trying to raise $2 million for device that diagnoses...   -  Jul 31, 2009
Unlike the Costa Rican study and one in Israel that validate ConfirMEE through tympanocentesis, the US studies will do so through myringotomy, the surgery ... MedCity News

Ceftriaxone is no match for pediatric mastoiditis.(Infectious...   -  Sep 15, 2006
In all, 75 children (61%) went on to have surgery; among these, myringotomy tubes were placed in ears (57 children) and/or mastoidectomy was performed (56 ... Free with registration - Family Practice News - AccessMyLibrary.com

Outcome Measures Reported in First AAAHC Institute Non-Clinical Study...   -  Feb 1, 2006
Other AAAHC Institute studies of ambulatory healthcare organizations are under way, including studies of liposuction, medical events, asthma and myringotomy ... Today's SurgiCenter

Top 10 Migraine & Headache Questions for 8/8/09   -  Aug 8, 2009
6) Would myringotomy tubes in ears help with weather triggered Migraines? Full question and answer. 7) Do you know of doctors using Propofol in New England? ... HealthCentral.com

CE/CME objectives   -  Dec 1, 2005
How is her outpatient surgery program able to discharge myringotomy patients in only nine minutes, according to Joanne L. Floyd, MD? Free with registration - Same-Day Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

Wait-and-See Prescription Approach for Acute Otitis Media   -  Nov 3, 2006
The study excluded patients with histories of recent antibiotic use, myringotomy tubes, a concurrent illness that was more severe than AOM (eg, pneumonia), ... Medscape

Ceftriaxone alone can't treat mastoiditis.(Infectious Diseases)   -  Sep 1, 2006
In all, 75 children (61%) went on to have surgery; among these, myringotomy tubes were placed in ears (57 children) and/or mastoidectomy was performed (56 ... Free with registration - Pediatric News - AccessMyLibrary.com

Ear Infections and Earache   -  May 1, 2005
An operation, called a myringotomy may be recommended. This involves a small surgical incision (opening) into the eardrum to promote drainage of fluid and ... Daily Star - The Daily Star

Effect Of Mitomycin C On Anterior Urethral Stricture Recurrence After...   -  Jun 11, 2007
The drug has been used to prevent the development of fibrosis after myringotomy and trabeculectomy and has improved the success rate of these procedures. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Elective cesarean section - patient desires to be awake   -  Nov 1, 2005
A 4-year-old outpatient for insertion of myringotomy tubes arrives in the morning with nasal drainage and slight fever. 1. Will you cancel the case? ... AnaesthesiaUK

MINOR AILMENTS: WHAT TO DO ABOUT EAR INFECTIONS.   -  Oct 29, 2005
Another developed mastoiditis - randomised to receive myringotomy alone, he remained unwell for a week. With antibiotics he recovered. ... Free with registration - Pulse - AccessMyLibrary.com



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