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otolaryngology

[¦ōd·ō‚lar·ən′gäl·ə·jē]
(medicine)
A branch of medicine that deals with the ear, nose, and throat. Also known as otorhinolaryngology.
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Fellowships are available currently in allergy and immunology, cosmetic surgery, facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, head and neck oncology, laryngology/voice, otology, neurotology and skull base surgery, pediatric otolaryngology, rhinology, and sleep medicine.
As if this challenge weren't daunting enough, otolaryngology chairs and program directors commonly are faced with another logistic, academic, and political situation that often compounds the difficulty of assuring good education.
(1) It showed that most available positions were at the Assistant Professor level and that the majority of them were for generalists (30%), followed by fellowship training in head and neck (20%) and pediatric otolaryngology (18%).
Founded a decade ago, the American Society of Geriatric Otolaryngology (ASGO) has engaged with the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS), the Triological Society, and other specialty societies, to prepare our specialty for the gray tsunami.
of CincinnatiAEs Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery offer 100 case reviews of pathologic situations likely to present to the general otolaryngologist in the areas of pediatric and adult otology, neurotology and the skull base, the facial nerve, the oral cavity and pharynx, the larynx, the thyroid, the salivary gland, the skin, general otolaryngology, rhinology, sleep apnea, pediatric otolaryngology, trauma, and facial plastic and reconstructive surgery.
Francis LeJeune, MD, Sr., a much admired and loved otolaryngologist, has afforded a great insight through his memoirs in the early development of our specialty in his report of Otolaryngology in the South.
This exam review book is an essential study guide for all residents in otolaryngology preparing for certification exams as well as practicing otolaryngologists participating in the maintenance of certification (MOC) process.
The guide is for pediatric otolaryngology caregivers such as surgeons, physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, students, or trainees.
For more information on the WVU Department of Otolaryngology see http://wvuhealthcare.com/services/ otolaryngology/index.aspx.
In 1985, the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, now the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation (AAO-HNSF), provided help by establishing the Centralized Otolaryngology Research Efforts (CORE) grants program.
Comprehensive otolaryngology review; a case-based approach.
San Antonio, TX, November 05, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Otolaryngology is a branch of medicine that specializes on diagnosis and treatment of some critical functions - voice, smell, hearing, speech, taste & how we human beings interact with each other.