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Otorrinolaringologia/Cabeça e Pescoço

Estudo randomizado | Corticosteroide profilático evita hipocalcemia e disfunção vocal em pacientes submetidos a tireoidectomia.

17 Set, 2021 | 11:48h

Use of Prophylactic Steroids to Prevent Hypocalcemia and Voice Dysfunction in Patients Undergoing Thyroidectomy: A Randomized Clinical Trial – JAMA Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery (link para o resumo – $ para o texto completo)

Entrevista com o autor: Prophylactic Steroids for Postthyroidectomy Hypocalcemia and Voice Dysfunction

Comentário: IV Steroid Before Thyroidectomy Prevents Complications — One dose of dexamethasone reduced hypocalcemia, voice issues – MedPage Today (necessário cadastro gratuito)

 

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Estudo de coorte diagnóstica | Diferenciação entre causas centrais e periféricas da vertigem aguda em ambiente de emergência com os testes HINTS, STANDING e ABCD2.

6 Set, 2021 | 16:13h

Differentiating central from peripheral causes of acute vertigo in an emergency setting with the HINTS, STANDING, and ABCD2 tests: A diagnostic cohort study – Academic Emergency Medicine (link para o resumo – $ para o texto completo)

Comentário: Can We Detect Central Vertigo on Exam? – Journal Feed


Estudo | Uso de macrolídeo está associado a zumbido incidente e prevalente.

23 Ago, 2021 | 12:49h

Macrolide-associated ototoxicity: a cross-sectional and longitudinal study to assess the association of macrolide use with tinnitus and hearing loss – Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

Comentário: Macrolide Use and Tinnitus: A New Safety Ringtone? – NEJM Journal Watch (gratuito por tempo limitado)


Diretriz ASCO | Hipofunção de glândula salivar e/ou xerostomia induzida por terapias oncológicas não cirúrgicas.

19 Ago, 2021 | 12:12h

Salivary Gland Hypofunction and/or Xerostomia Induced by Nonsurgical Cancer Therapies: ISOO/MASCC/ASCO Guideline – Journal of Clinical Oncology


Revisão | Tratamento inicial do traumatismo contuso e penetrante de pescoço.

17 Ago, 2021 | 11:14h

Initial management of blunt and penetrating neck trauma – BJA Education


Imagem clínica | Mucormicose após COVID-19 em paciente com diabetes.

6 Ago, 2021 | 11:51h

Mucormycosis after COVID-19 in a patient with diabetes – The Lancet

Conteúdos relacionados:

COVID-19 and mucormycosis superinfection: the perfect storm.

ECMM/ISHAM recommendations for clinical management of COVID -19 associated mucormycosis in low- and middle-income countries.

The “Black Fungus” in India: The Emerging Syndemic of COVID-19–Associated Mucormycosis – careful use of antibiotics and corticosteroids and closely monitoring blood glucose levels are some of the strategies suggested by the authors.

Multicenter Epidemiologic Study of Coronavirus Disease–Associated Mucormycosis, India – Uncontrolled diabetes mellitus was the most common underlying disease; improper glucocorticoid use was independently associated with the disease.

Opinion | “Doctors have been blamed for the rise in black fungus in India, but the COVID treatment guidelines could be contributing” – improper use of antibiotics and higher than usual doses of corticosteroids may be contributing to the emergence of mucormycosis and other fungal co-infections.

What is mucormycosis, the fungal infection affecting COVID patients in India?

[Preprint] The Emergence of COVID-19 Associated Mucormycosis: Analysis of Cases From 18 Countries.

Mucormycosis: The ‘black fungus’ maiming Covid patients in India

Global Guideline for the Diagnosis and Management of Mucormycosis


Efeitos pós-virais da COVID-19 no sistema olfatório e suas implicações.

2 Ago, 2021 | 19:09h

Post-viral effects of COVID-19 in the olfactory system and their implications – The Lancet Neurology

Conteúdo relacionado:

Study finds 96.1% of patients objectively recovered from anosmia 1 year after COVID-19 diagnosis.

Eight out of ten people hospitalized with COVID-19 develop neurological problems – the most common self-reported symptoms included headache (37%) and anosmia or ageusia (26%).

Loss of smell in mild Covid-19 cases occurs 86% of the time, study says

Management of anosmia and loss of smell in the era of Covid-19


Qual é o melhor tratamento para perda auditiva grave em adultos – implantes cocleares ou aparelhos auditivos?

16 Jul, 2021 | 09:39h

Severe hearing loss in adults: finding out whether cochlear implants or hearing aids are better – Evidently Cochrane Blog

 

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Impacto global do câncer atribuído ao consumo de álcool – “Em termos globais, estima-se que 741.300 casos, ou 4,1% de todos os novos casos de câncer em 2020, foram atribuídos ao consumo de álcool.”

14 Jul, 2021 | 11:36h

Global burden of cancer in 2020 attributable to alcohol consumption: a population-based study – The Lancet Oncology

Comunicado de imprensa: Alcohol consumption linked to more than 740,000 new cancer cases in 2020 – The Lancet

Comentários: Alcohol caused 740,000 cancer cases globally last year – study – The Guardian E Expert reaction to study of alcohol and cancer – Science Media Centre


Comentário sobre estudo | Diminuição no uso de antibióticos para otite média aguda e sinusite aguda após implementação da imunização infantil com vacina pneumocócica conjugada (pneumococcal conjugate vaccine – PCV13).

8 Jul, 2021 | 09:44h

Decreased Antibiotic Use for Acute Otitis Media and Acute Sinusitis Following Implementation of Childhood PCV13 Immunization – NEJM Journal Watch

Estudo original: Impact of the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on acute otitis media and acute sinusitis epidemiology in British Columbia, Canada – Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

 


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