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      Cholesteatoma and Anterior Tympanotomy 

      Morimitsu, Tamotsu (Springer, Tokyo, 1997)
      Acquired aural cholesteatoma poses a unique procedural dilemma with regard to pathogenetic research and theory building. Because cholesteatoma spontane­ ously occurs only in the poorly pneumatized human ear, its pathogenesis ...
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      Endoscopic Anatomy of the Paranasal Sinuses 

      Hechl, Peter S.; SetliffIII, Reuben C.; Tschabitscher, Manfred (Springer, Vienna, 1997)
      For the beginner or for the accomplished sinus surgeon, mastering the anatomy of the lateral nasal wall is an ongoing challenge. Even though there are excellent standard anatomical references and equally outstanding sinus ...
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      Rhinitis: Immunopathology and Pharmacotherapy 

      Raeburn, David; Giembycz, Mark A. (Birkhäuser Basel, 1997)
      Continuing the Respiratory Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy series, this volume explores the pathophysiology and therapy of rhinitis. The volume is introduced by a chapter describing the normal anatomy and physiology of ...
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      Contribuição ao estudo da etiologia das perdas auditivas hereditárias, progressivas e de causas desconhecidas 

      Dell'Aringa, Alfredo Rafael (1999)
      O autor estudou famílias com surdez hereditária, congênita e de causas desconhecidas, na região da cidade de Marília, Estado de São Paulo (Brasil). Foram analisadas 33 famílias, com 100 pessoas afetadas. A história familiar ...
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      Diagnosis and Treatment of Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia) in Acute-Care Stroke Patients 

      ECRI Health Technology Assessment Group. (Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (US), 1999)
      This report was requested by the Health Care Financing Administration, which sought an evidence-based assessment of methods for diagnosing and treating swallowing disorders (dysphagia) in elderly individuals with neurologic ...
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      Systematic Review of the Literature Regarding the Diagnosis of Sleep Apnea 

      Ross, Susan D; Allen, Elaine; Harrison, Katherine J; Kvasz, Marion; Connelly, Janet; Sheinhait, Iris A (Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (US), 1999)
      The objective was to establish the evidence base for diagnosing sleep apnea (SA) in adult patients using systematic review methods. Tests covered were sleep monitoring devices, radiologic imaging, laboratory assays, and ...
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      Vertigo and Dizziness Rehabilitation 

      Cesarani, Antonio; Alpini, Dario (Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 1999)
      This diagnosis and management guide opens up a new frontier both for medical specialists and physical therapists dealing with vertigo sufferers. It presents a new original approach to diagnosis and rehabilitative treatment ...
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      Micro-endoscopic Surgery of the Paranasal Sinuses and the Skull Base 

      Stamm, Aldo Cassol; Draf, Wolfgang (Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2000)
      The diagnosis and treatment of the diseases of the nose, paranasal sinuses and skull base have changed dramatically in the past few years, transforming rhinol­ ogy in one of most exciting and attractive medical fields. The ...
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      Diagnosis and Treatment of Uncomplicated Acute Sinusitis in Children (Supplement) 

      Lau, Joseph; Ioannidis, John P; Wald, Ellen R (Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (US), 2000)
      This report evaluates and analyzes the existing evidence for the diagnosis and treatment of acute uncomplicated sinusitis in children.
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      Correlação entre a morfologia craniofacial e doença da orelha média em adultos. 

      Di Francesco, Renata Cantisani (2001)
      A face de cada um de nós apresenta características únicas. Resultado da combinação de tipos variados de mandíbulas, maxilas, órbitas, é o que nos faz reconhecer cada indivíduo. As crianças apresentam proporções faciais ...
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      Vibração das pregas vocais pré e pós aproximação cricotireóidea: estudo experimental em laringes humanas por videoquimografia. 

      Bohadana, Saramira Cardoso (2001)
      A aproximação cricotireóidea simula a contração do músculo cricotireóideo, aproximando as cartilagens cricóidea e tireóidea anteriormente. Distende e tensiona as pregas vocais, elevando a freqüência fundamental da voz. É ...
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      Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults 

      Minnesota Health Technology Advisory Committee (Minnesota Department of Health, 2001)
      This assessment outlines diagnostic and treatment options for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), the most common type of sleep-disordered breathing.Information provided in this assessment is limited to OSA in adults and should ...
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      Management of Acute Otitis Media 

      Marcy, Michael; Takata, Glenn; Shekelle, Paul; Chan, Linda S; Mason, Wilbert; Wachsman, Laura; Ernst, Richard; Hay, Joel W; Corley, Pamal M; Morphew, Tricia; Ramicone, Emily; Nicholson, Connie (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US), 2001)
      Our objective with this report was to analyze the evidence on the initial management of uncomplicated acute otitis media (AOM) in children. We assessed three questions: What is the natural history of AOM without antibiotic ...
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      Ear, Nose and Throat Histopathology 

      Michaels, Leslie; Hellquist, Henrik B. (Springer, London, 2001)
      I wrote the first edition of this work in 1987 with the object of providing a review of the aetiology, pathogenesis and morphological basis of diseases of the ear, nose and throat. Since that time important changes have ...
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      The Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Sinuses 

      Navarro, João A. C.; Navarro, João de Lima; Navarro, Paulo de Lima (Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2001)
      The evolution of microscopic and endoscopic surgery of the nose was made possible due to the detailed knowledge acquired by anatomists and surgeons on the macro- and microanatomy of this region. Unveiling the complex ...
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      Ação do estrógeno e progesterona na mucosa nasal humana: avaliação do transporte mucociliar nasal de sacarina e pesquisa de receptores hormonais através de método imuno-histoquímico 

      Balbani, Aracy Pereira Silveira (2002)
      Apesar do estudo exaustivo do transporte mucociliar nasal, ainda há dados controversos sobre a influência direta dos hormônios sexuais femininos nesse mecanismo. O presente estudo teve por objetivos: 1. avaliar o transporte ...
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      Criteria for Determining Disability in Speech-Language Disorders 

      Biddle, Andrea K; Watson, Linda R; Hooper, Celia R; Lohr, Kathleen N; Sutton, Sonya F (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US), 2002)
      Approximately 42 million Americans have some type of communication disorder, costing the nation $30 billion to $154 billion for lost productivity, special education, and medical care annually. The quality of the numerous ...
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      Multimodality in Language and Speech Systems 

      Granström, Björn; House, David; Karlsson, Inger (Springer, Dordrecht, 2002)
      This book is based on contributions to the Seventh European Summer School on Language and Speech Communication that was held at KTH in Stockholm, Sweden, in July of 1999 under the auspices of the European Language and ...
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      Management of Allergic and Nonallergic Rhinitis 

      Long, Aidan; McFadden, Caroline; DeVine, Deirdre; Chew, Priscilla; Kupelnick, Bruce; Lau, Joseph (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US), 2002)
      This report synthesizes the available evidence on the diagnosis of allergic and nonallergic rhinitis, the question of whether differentiating allergic from nonallergic rhinitis is important, the efficacy of treatments in ...
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      Imaging of the Larynx 

      Hermans, Robert (Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2003)
      This book comprehensively covers state-of-the-art cross-sectional imaging of the larynx. The radiological anatomy of the larynx is described in detail, and the imaging findings in benign and malignant laryngeal disease are ...