Additionally, antiviral treatment with oral valacyclovir (2 g every 8 hours for 7 days) was initiated per the patient's request (but is not currently recommended by AAO-HNS
First, the follow-up time of 6 studies (37.5%) in 16 included studies is 4-6 months, which was shorter than the AAO-HNS
1995 guidelines that recommend a follow-up time of 2 years.
A total of 115 patients met the AAO-HNS
(1995) criteria for definite unilateral Meniere's disease, of whom 62 patients were left ear involved and 53 patients were right ear involved.
The current definition of CRS as defined by the 1996 AAO-HNS
task force is based only on subjective data.
For more information on the AAO-HNS
Meanwhile, the AAO-HNS
website revealed that the theme for this year's World Voice Day, celebrated on April 16, is "Love Your Voice."
As executive vice president of AAO-HNS
Maves represented the interests of the group's more than 12,000 ear, nose and throat specialists before Congress and various federal agencies, helping increase the association's visibility and credibility.
Goldstein, executive vice president of the American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS
) raises that group's objections to the analysis.
Additional information and suggestions can be found in the AAO-HNS
pamphlets "Hayfever, Summer Colds and Allergies" and "Antihistamiries, Decongestants and #Cold' Remedies."
In the absence of a standard protocol for the management of PT in adults in the country, we sought to study the compliance of ENT physicians to the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS
) recent clinical practice guidelines (CPG) for PT.
Interpretation of the preoperative audiogram, particularly in bilateral disease, therefore requires some degree of flexibility with the AAO-HNS
guidelines, allowing for a 10-dB addition in review of the preoperative ABG at 2 kHz to allow for the Carhart effect.
The hearing level of the patients was classified into four classes, A, B, C, and D according to the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS
) Classification.[sup] Preoperative hearing was categorized as Class A in 21 patients, Class B in 19, Class C in 11, and Class D with residual hearing remnants in 17 patients.