Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology (English Edition) Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology (English Edition)
Current issue
March - April 2016
Vol. 82. Num. 2.
Pages 121-250

Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology publishes original contributions in otolaryngology and the associated areas (cranio-maxillo-facial surgery, head and neck surgery, and phoniatrics).
The aim of this journal is the national and international divulgation of the scientific production interesting to the otolaryngology, as well as the discussion, in editorials, of subjects of scientific, academic and professional relevance.

The Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology is born from the 'Revista Brasileira de Otorrinolaringologia', of which it is the English version, created and indexed to MEDLINE in 2005.
It is the official scientific publication of the Brazilian Association of Otolaryngology and Cervicofacial Surgery. Its abbreviated title is Braz J Otorhinolaryngol., which should be used in bibliographies, footnotes and bibliographical references and strips.

All articles will be published under the CC BY (Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International). Open Access funded by Associação Brasileira de Otorrinolaringologia e Cirurgia Cérvico-Facial.

Indexing: MEDLINE, Exerpta Medica, Lilacs,SciELO Brazil, ISI.
JCR 2014: 0.653

ISSN 1808-8694

Vol. 82. Num. 2. March - April 2016 Pages 121-250
Editorial
The inappropriate use of antibiotics in upper respiratory tract infections: it is time for action
Antonio Carlos Campos Pignatari, Monica Menon Myake
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:121-2
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Original articles
Analysis of electrically evoked compound action potential of the auditory nerve in children with bilateral cochlear implants
Fernanda Ferreira Caldas, Carolina Costa Cardoso, Monique Antunes de Souza Chelminski Barreto, Marina Santos Teixeira, Anacléia Melo da Silva Hilgenberg, Lucieny Silva Martins Serra, Fayez Bahmad
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:123-30
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Comparison of turbinoplasty surgery efficacy in patients with and without allergic rhinitis
Rodrigo Hamerschmidt, Rogério Hamerschmidt, Ana Tereza Ramos Moreira, Sérgio Bernardo Tenório, Jorge Rufno Ribas Timi
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:131-9
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Impact of delay in the diagnosis and treatment of head and neck cancer
André Wady Debes Felippu, Eduardo Cesar Freire, Ricardo de Arruda Silva, André Vicente Guimarães, Rogério Aparecido Dedivitis
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:140-3
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Auditory evoked potentials in a newborn Wistar rat model of hyperbilirubinemia
Çağıl Gökdoğan, Aydan Genç, Özlem Gülbahar, Ozan Gökdoğan, Ayşe Helvacı, Selin Üstün Bezgin, Leyla Memiş
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:144-50
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Impact of adenotonsillectomy on vocal emission in children
Spyros Cardoso Dimatos, Luciano Rodrigues Neves, Jéssica Monique Beltrame, Renata Rangel Azevedo, Shirley Shizue Nagata Pignatari
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:151-8
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The institutionalized elderly: sociodemographic and clinical-functional profiles related to dizziness
Tábada Samantha Marques Rosa, Anaelena Bragança de Moraes, Valdete Alves Valentins dos Santos Filha
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:159-69
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The learning progression of diagnostic sialendoscopy
José Higino Steck, Elaine Stabenow, Erivelto Martinho Volpi, Evandro Cezar Guerreiro Vasconcelos
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:170-6
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Function of obturator prosthesis after maxillectomy and prosthetic obturator rehabilitation
Cheng Chen, Wenhao Ren, Ling Gao, Zheng Cheng, Linmei Zhang, Shaoming Li, Pro Ke-qian Zhi
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:177-83
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Variations in peak nasal inspiratory flow among healthy students after using saline solutions
Jaime Olbrich Neto, Sandra Regina Leite Rosa Olbrich, Natália Leite Rosa Mori, Ana Elisa de Oliveira, José Eduardo Corrente
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:184-90
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Topical therapy with high-volume budesonide nasal irrigations in difficult-to-treat chronic rhinosinusitis
Eduardo Macoto Kosugi, Guilherme Figner Moussalem, Juliana Caminha Simões, Rafael de Paula e Silva Felici de Souza, Vitor Guo Chen, Paulo Saraceni Neto, José Arruda Mendes Neto
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:191-7
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Evaluation of the improvement of quality of life with Azithromycin in the treatment of eosinophilic nasal polyposis
Isamara Simas de Oliveira, Paulo Fernando Tormin Borges Crosara, Geovanni Dantas Cassali, Diego Carlos dos Reis, Camilo Brandão de Resende, Flavio Barbosa Nunes, Roberto Eustáquio Santos Guimarães
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:198-202
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Treatment of tympanic membrane perforation using bacterial cellulose: a randomized controlled trial
Fábio Coelho Alves Silveira, Flávia Cristina Morone Pinto, Sílvio da Silva Caldas Neto, Mariana de Carvalho Leal, Jéssica Cesário, José Lamartine de Andrade Aguiar
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:203-8
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Anxiety and depressive disorders in elderly with chronic dizziness of vestibular origin
Érica Toledo Piza Peluso, Maria Inês Quintana, Fernando Freitas Ganança
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:209-14
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Factors influencing the development of otitis media among Sicilian children affected by upper respiratory tract infections
Francesco Martines, Pietro Salvago, Sergio Ferrara, Giuseppe Messina, Marianna Mucia, Fulvio Plescia, Federico Sireci
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:215-22
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Review articles
Systematic review: the influence of nasal obstruction on sleep apnea
Debora Petrungaro Migueis, Luiz Claudio Santos Thuler, Lucas Neves de Andrade Lemes, Chirlene Santos Souza Moreira, Lucia Joffily, Maria Helena de Araujo-Melo
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:223-31
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Vestibular rehabilitation with visual stimuli in peripheral vestibular disorders
Andréa Manso, Mauricio Malavasi Ganança, Heloisa Helena Caovilla
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:232-41
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Case reports
Cochlear implant in a patient with neurofibromatosis type 2 undergoing radiotherapy
Patrícia Santos Pimentel, Danielle Seabra Ramos, Lílian Muniz, Mariana de Carvalho Leal, Silvio da Silva Caldas Neto
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:242-3
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Endoscopic management of adult-type rhabdomyoma of the glottis: case report and review of the literature
Filippo Carta, Sara Sionis, Clara Gerosa, Roberto Puxeddu
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:244-7
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Letter to the Editor
Tinnitus and cell phones: the role of electromagnetic radiofrequency radiation
Seyed Mohammad Javad Mortazavi, Seyed Ali Reza Mortazavi
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;82:248-9
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