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1. Laryngeal mask airway
Laryngeal mask was developed in 1980's, and recently is being used extensively in emergency medicine. It affords excellent ventilation without going through the normal intubation process and visualization of laryngeal inlet. It should be considered as a supraglottic airway management device. It can be introduced even by an emergency technician ...

2. Taste disturbances following tonsillectomy
Tonsillectomy is a commonly performed surgical procedures these days. Even though it has its own set of complications, disturbance in taste following surgery should be considered rare. This article tries to dwell into the possible causes of taste disturbance following tonsillectomy. Tonsillectomy is a commonly performed surgery these days. It ...

3. Microdebrider assisted tonsillectomy has the lowest complication rates
Introduction: Tonsillectomy is being performed using various techniques which ranges from conventional cold tonsillectomy to the most modern microdebrider technique. Study conducted in Alexandria managed to compare the complication rates between the various tonsillectomy procedures. Tonsillectomy procedures compared include the conventional cold instrument tonsillectomy, coablation tonsillectomy, laser tonsillectomy, tonsillectomy using ...

4. Vandetanib gets FDA approval for the treatment of ...
Vandetanib has been approved by FDA for use in patients with advanced Medullary carcinoma thyroid who are not fit enough to undergo abalative surgical procedures. Vandetanib has its own share of complications which include: 1. Nausea 2. Elevated blood pressure 3. Headache 4. Loss of appetite 5. Abdominal pain 6. ...

5. HERMES C. GRILLO Thoracic surgeon unparallel
Hermes C Grillo regarded as the father of modern Tracheal surgery Professor of Surgery Emeritus at Harvard Medical School. He died in an auto mobile accident in October 2006. Born in 1923 he devised many original tracheal surgical procedures. He also published close to 350 scientific articles on this subject.