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Scottish tonsillectomy audit

Scottish tonsillectomy audit

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Published by Headley Brothers] in [Ashford, Kent .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tonsillectomy -- Scotland.,
  • Medical audit -- Scotland.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementR.L. Blair ... [et al.].
    SeriesJournal of laryngology & otology -- no. 20
    ContributionsBlair, R. L.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination25 p. :
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22365464M
    LC Control Number96068731

    Tonsillectomy is one of the commonest otolaryngological procedures performed, representing ≈20% of surgical procedures performed in this field. 1 The main complications of tonsillectomy are haemorrhage, infection and pain. Haemorrhage has been divided into two broad categories; primary, occurring 24 h postoperation although commonly 5–10 days. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

    Newer Methods of Tonsillectomy as - Free download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online for free. Effect of systemic steroids on post-tonsillectomy bleeding and reinterventions: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. Source: Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects - DARE - 04 September Effect of systemic steroids on post-.

    Blair RL, McKerrow WS, Carter NW, Fenton A. The Scottish tonsillectomy audit. Audit Sub-Committee of the Scottish Otolaryngological Society. J Laryngol Otol ; Suppl Boss EF, Marsteller JA, Simon AE. Outpatient tonsillectomy in children: demographic and geographic variation in the United States, J Pediatr ;   In late INTEGRATE, the UK ENT Trainee Research Network, was then, two national projects have been completed and INTEGRATE has grown into a larger, more structured organisation, with otology, head and neck and rhinology subcommittees working alongside a research fellow. Chair Matthew Smith outlines INTEGRATE’s past, present and future.


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Scottish tonsillectomy audit Download PDF EPUB FB2

Background to Audit 1 Overview of tonsillectomy 1 Aims of the National Prospective Tonsillectomy Audit 2 Interim results from the NPTA 4 2 Audit method 5 Audit organisation and design 5 Audit period 5 Patient selection and recruitment 5 Data items and definition of complication outcomes 6 Data collection 7File Size: KB.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Scottish tonsillectomy audit. [Ashford, Kent: Headley Bros.], (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. We published a three-cycle audit on a similar theme in 1 We looked at children at a paediatric teaching hospital undergoing tonsillectomy in three cohorts to determine adherence to the SIGN guidelines for tonsillectomy and to assess adequate record keeping.

The first cohort of patients was listed for surgery prior to the publication of the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network Author: Mohammed Iqbal Syed, Natasha Amiraraghi, Alun T Williams.

Volume – Issue The Scottish tonsillectomy audit. JLO volume supplement 20 Cover and Front matter. JLO volume supplement 20 Cover and Back matter. The results of the Scottish Tonsillectomy Audit differ considerably from the survey by Donnelly et al.

and the current study. Based on data collected retrospectively from nearly 10 hospital records, recurrent tonsillitis was reported to be the only important reason for operation (85%), far more influential than any other by:   Adult and paediatric tonsillectomy: a two cycle audit of Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network in a total of one hundred and sixty nine patients.

Hathorn. Corresponding Author. Department of Paediatric ENT Surgery, Royal Hospital for. The Scottish tonsillectomy audit was devised to define current practice, review indications for surgery and recommend such modifications in practice as may be necessary to optimise patient care.

When I rescued the edition of St Clair Thomson's classic ENT text book ‘Diseases of the Throat and Nose’ from a library's discard pile I felt sure it would be useful one day; it has proved so now. 3 Contemporary indications included: The Scottish tonsillectomy audit.

Audit Sub-Committee of the Scottish Otolaryngological Society. deputy convenor and there was a representative of each Scottish ENT department on the audit committee (Appendix A).

Retrospective Audit, Definitions Definitions for post-tonsillectomy complications were established by the Scottish Otolaryngology Society audit committee at the commencement of the retrospective.

Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN) guidelines on tonsillectomy: a three cycle audit of clinical record keeping and adherence to national guidelines - Volume Issue 6 - Alun Williams, Patrick Lee, Alastair Kerr.

Documentation of the indications for tonsillectomy is vital, and should fulfil evidence-based guidelines where possible. We present a completed audit, evaluating the documentation of our department's practice in meeting the recommendations made by the Scottish Intercollegiate Guideline Network (SIGN) on indications for tonsillectomy.

Blair RL, McKerrow WS, Carter NW, Fenton A. The Scottish tonsillectomy audit. Audit Sub-Committee of the Scottish Otolaryngological Society.

J Laryngol Otol ; Suppl Boss EF, Marsteller JA, Simon AE. Outpatient tonsillectomy in children: demographic and geographic variation in the United States, J Pediatr ;   Tonsillectomy is one of the most commonly performed otolaryngology procedures.

1 Several techniques for this procedure have been described including blunt dissection, electrocautery, laser, electrosurgical scissors, coblation and ultrasonic dissection.

Debate still remains as to the best method of performing and attaining hemostasis in this procedure. Introduction. The main guidelines for tonsillectomy in the US, UK and Ireland are the Clinical Practice Guidelines: Tonsillectomy in Children, American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery (), SIGN Management of Sore Throat and Indication for Tonsillectomy () in the UK and in Ireland, a Health Technology Assessment of Scheduled Surgical Procedures- Tonsillectomy HSE.

Scotland Scottish Otolaryngology Society () A Scottish prospective audit of tonsil and adenoid surgery with disposable surgical instruments—Final report Blair RL, McKerrow WS, Carter NW, Fenton A () The Scottish tonsillectomy audit.

The Scottish tonsillectomy audit was a large-scale audit to look at patient satisfaction after tonsillectomy in more than patients. This audit reported 97% satisfaction rate 1 year after tonsillectomy.

Lancet – In this comparative study the level of surgeons’ experi- 2. Blair RL, McKerrow WS, Carter NW, Fenton A () The ence had no influence on the overall post-tonsillectomy Scottish tonsillectomy audit: the audit of the Sub-Committee of haemorrhage rates.

We would argue therefore that there the Scottish Otolaryngological Society. He has authored 6 textbooks, 5 book chapters and 48 peer reviewed papers and the Scottish tonsillectomy audit.

He is the former Chair of the examination board in Otolaryngology for Great Britain and Ireland ( to ) and was assistant editor for the Journal of Laryngology and Otology. Arts & Books Travel Money tonsillectomy - the surgical removal of the tonsils - was a common childhood operation.

while a Scottish tonsillectomy audit published last year found that 98 per. tonsillectomy. European Journal of Pain. ;6(3) 2. Homer JJ, Swallow J, Semple P. Audit of pain management at home following tonsillectomy in children. Journal of Laryngology and Otology.

Mar;(3). Thieme E-Books & E-Journals.For the current issue of the Journal, we asked Dr Hamdy El-Hakim to comment on and put into context the recent Cochrane Review on tonsillectomy (Ts) or adenotonsillectomy versus non-surgical treatment for chronic/recurrent acute tonsillitis.

BACKGROUND. Surgical removal of the tonsils, with or without adenoidectomy (adeno-/tonsillectomy), is a common Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery (ORL.Marshall T. A review of tonsillectomy for recurrent throat infection.

Br J Gen Pract. Jun; 48 ()– [PMC free article] Blair RL, McKerrow WS, Carter NW, Fenton A. The Scottish tonsillectomy audit. Audit Sub-Committee of the Scottish Otolaryngological Society. J Laryngol Otol.

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