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The 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.

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Vol. 84. Num. 3.May - June 2018
Pages 263-400
Precision medicine
Marcio Nakanishi
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:263-4
Special article
How to avoid the inappropriate use of antibiotics in upper respiratory tract infections? A position statement from an expert panel
Otávio Bejzman Piltcher, Eduardo Macoto Kosugi, Eulalia Sakano, Olavo Mion, José Ricardo Gurgel Testa, Fabrizio Ricci Romano, Marco Cesar Jorge Santos, Renata Cantisani Di Francesco, Edson Ibrahim Mitre, Thiago Freire Pinto Bezerra, Renato Roithmann, Francini Greco Padua, Fabiana Cardoso Pereira Valera, José Faibes Lubianca Neto, Leonardo Conrado Barbosa Sá, Shirley Shizue Nagata Pignatari, Melissa Ameloti Gomes Avelino, Juliana Alves de Souza Caixeta, Wilma Terezinha Anselmo-Lima, Edwin Tamashiro
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:265-79
Original articles
Effects of distractors on upright balance performance in school-aged children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, preliminary study
Fatma Esen Aydinli, Tuna Çak, Meltem Çiğdem Kirazli, Betül Çiçek Çinar, Alev Pektaş, Ebru Kültür Çengel, Songül Aksoy
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:280-9
Breaking paradigms in severe epistaxis: the importance of looking for the S-point
Eduardo Macoto Kosugi, Leonardo Balsalobre, João Mangussi-Gomes, Miguel Soares Tepedino, Daniel Marcus San-da-Silva, Erika Mucciolo Cabernite, Diego Hermann, Aldo Cassol Stamm
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:290-7
Obstructive sleep apnea is associated with increased QT corrected interval dispersion: the effects of continuous positive airway pressure
Nagihan Bilal, Nursel Dikmen, Fulsen Bozkus, Aylin Sungur, Selman Sarica, Israfil Orhan, Anil Samur
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:298-304
Peritonsillar and deep neck infections: a review of 330 cases
Paula Martínez Pascual, Paloma Pinacho Martinez, Eviatar Friedlander, Carlos Martin Oviedo, Bartolome Scola Yurrita
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:305-10
Nasal mucociliary transportability of male and female smokers
Juliana Souza Uzeloto, Dionei Ramos, Ana Paula C.F. Freire, Diego G.D. Christofaro, Ercy Mara C. Ramos
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:311-7
Comparison between clinical and audiological results of tympanoplasty with modified sandwich technique and underlay technique
Sanjana Vijay Nemade, Kiran Jaywant Shinde, Chetana Shivadas Naik, Haris Qadri
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:318-23
Retrospective analysis of skin complications related to bone-anchored hearing aid implant: association with surgical technique, quality of life, and audiological benefit
Daniel Peñaranda, Juan Manuel Garcia, Maria Leonor Aparicio, Felipe Montes, Clemencia Barón, Roberto C. Jiménez, Augusto Peñaranda
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:324-31
Ototoxicity of boric acid powder in a rat animal model
Murat Salihoglu, Salim Dogru, Enver Cesmeci, Halil Caliskan, Onuralp Kurt, Zafer Kuçukodaci, Atila Gungor
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:332-7
The analysis of expression of p16 protein in group of 53 patients treated for sinonasal inverted papilloma
Roland Zydroń, Andrzej Marszałek, Magdalena Bodnar, Paweł Kosikowski, Grażyna Greczka, Małgorzata Wierzbicka
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:338-43
Translation and adaptation of the Radiotherapy Edema Rating Scale to Brazilian Portuguese
Débora dos Santos Queija, Lica Arakawa-Sugueno, Bruna Mello Chamma, Marco Aurélio Vamondes Kulcsar, Rogério Aparecido Dedivitis
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:344-50
Evaluation of pre- and post-pyriform plasty nasal airflow
Oscimar Benedito Sofia, Ney P. Castro Neto, Fernando S. Katsutani, Edson I. Mitre, José E. Dolci
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:351-9
Hearing in Noise Test, HINT-Brazil, in normal-hearing children
Carolina Lino Novelli, Nádia Giulian de Carvalho, Maria Francisca Colella-Santos
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:360-7
Review articles
Effect of antioxidant supplementation on the auditory threshold in sensorineural hearing loss: a meta-analysis
Maria Eduarda Di Cavalcanti Alves de Souza, Klinger Vagner Teixeira da Costa, Paulo Augusto Vitorino, Nassib Bezerra Bueno, Pedro de Lemos Menezes
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:368-80
Effect of caffeine on vestibular evoked myogenic potential: a systematic review with meta-analysis
Maria Eduarda Di Cavalcanti Alves de Souza, Klinger Vagner Teixeira da Costa, Pedro de Lemos Menezes
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:381-8
Case reports
Undifferentiated high-grade pleomorphic sarcoma of ethmoid sinus: a case report and literature review
Yupeng Zhu, Dapeng Hao, Xiaoyan Tang, Lei Sun
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:389-92
Genomic profile of a squamous cell carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma compared to a head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
Fernanda Viviane Mariano, Luis Fernando Vidal Saccomani, Karina Giovanetti, André Del Negro, Luiz Paulo Kowalski, Ana Cristina Victorino Krepischi, Albina Altemani
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:393-7
Unusual coexisting thyroglossal duct cyst and second branchial cleft fistula in an adult
Dong Hoon Lee, Tae Mi Yoon, Joon Kyoo Lee, Sang Chul Lim
Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 2018;84:398-9
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