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Highlights In This Issue JAMA Otolaryngology– August 2014 Volume 140, Number 8 Head & Neck Surgery Pages 685-788 Research Clinical Review & Education Clinical Problem Solving Sucralfate or Clindamycin Mouthwash for Posttonsillectomy Pain 698 PATHOLOGY Jahanshahi and associates studied 110 patients aged 6 to 12 years to evaluate the ef- fectiveness of sucralfate and clindamycin mouthwash vs placebo for posttonsillectomy analgesia. Each patient’s oral cavity was rinsed preoperatively and postoperatively with 1 of the 2 mouthwashes or placebo, and patients were then to hold 10 mL of the liquid in their mouth for 1 minute 3 times a day for 3 days. Pain was graded by the Faces Pain Scale–Revised from 0 to 10. Both medicated mouthwashes significantly reduced postton - sillectomy pain for the first 4 days compared with placebo, with a documented reduction in acetaminophen use. Supraglottoplasty Outcomes in Children With Comorbidities 704 Severe laryngomalacia causing acute airway obstruction in infants and obstructive sleep apnea in children warrants surgical intervention, but its failure has been attributed to 775 What is your diagnosis? neurologic and/or syndromic comorbidities. Durvasula and associates retrospectively RADIOLOGY compared 54 patients, 31 with neurologic conditions and 23 with syndromes, who under- went supraglottoplasty between 2004 http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery American Medical Association

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In This Issue JAMA Otolaryngology– August 2014 Volume 140, Number 8 Head & Neck Surgery Pages 685-788 Research Clinical Review & Education Clinical Problem Solving Sucralfate or Clindamycin Mouthwash for Posttonsillectomy Pain 698 PATHOLOGY Jahanshahi and associates studied 110 patients aged 6 to 12 years to evaluate the ef- fectiveness of sucralfate and clindamycin mouthwash vs placebo for posttonsillectomy analgesia. Each patient’s oral cavity was rinsed preoperatively...
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2168-6181
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10.1001/jamaoto.2013.4305
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Abstract

In This Issue JAMA Otolaryngology– August 2014 Volume 140, Number 8 Head & Neck Surgery Pages 685-788 Research Clinical Review & Education Clinical Problem Solving Sucralfate or Clindamycin Mouthwash for Posttonsillectomy Pain 698 PATHOLOGY Jahanshahi and associates studied 110 patients aged 6 to 12 years to evaluate the ef- fectiveness of sucralfate and clindamycin mouthwash vs placebo for posttonsillectomy analgesia. Each patient’s oral cavity was rinsed preoperatively and postoperatively with 1 of the 2 mouthwashes or placebo, and patients were then to hold 10 mL of the liquid in their mouth for 1 minute 3 times a day for 3 days. Pain was graded by the Faces Pain Scale–Revised from 0 to 10. Both medicated mouthwashes significantly reduced postton - sillectomy pain for the first 4 days compared with placebo, with a documented reduction in acetaminophen use. Supraglottoplasty Outcomes in Children With Comorbidities 704 Severe laryngomalacia causing acute airway obstruction in infants and obstructive sleep apnea in children warrants surgical intervention, but its failure has been attributed to 775 What is your diagnosis? neurologic and/or syndromic comorbidities. Durvasula and associates retrospectively RADIOLOGY compared 54 patients, 31 with neurologic conditions and 23 with syndromes, who under- went supraglottoplasty between 2004

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Published: Aug 1, 2014

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