Present View of Adenotomy a Tonsillectomy in the Czech Republic (a questionnaire study)


Authors: V. Chrobok 1;  Z. Kabelka 2;  P. Komínek 3;  A. Pellant 4;  I. Šlapák 5;  J. Janouch 6;  J. Šatanková 1
Authors‘ workplace: Klinika otorinolaryngologie a chirurgie hlavy a krku, FN Hradec Králové, Univerzita Karlova v Praze, LF v Hradci Králové, přednosta prof. MUDr. V. Chrobok, CSc., Ph. D. 1;  Klinika ušní, nosní a krční 2. LF UK a FN Motol, Praha, přednosta doc. MUDr. Z. Kabelka, Ph. D. 2;  Otorinolaryngologická klinika FN Ostrava, přednosta doc. MUDr. P. Komínek, Ph. D., MBA 3;  Klinika otorinolaryngologie a chirurgie hlavy a krku, Pardubická krajská nemocnice, a. s., Fakulta zdravotnických studií Univerzity Pardubice, Pardubice, přednosta MUDr. J. Mejzlík, Ph. D. 4;  Klinika dětské otorinolaryngologie LF MU a FN Brno, přednosta prof. MUDr. I. Šlapák, CSc. 5;  Katedra veřejného zdravotnictví, Fakulta vojenského zdravotnictví Hradec Králové, Univerzita obrany Brno, vedoucí katedry plk. Ing. M. Procházka, Ph. D. 6
Published in: Otorinolaryng. a Foniat. /Prague/, 61, 2012, No. 2, pp. 83-94.
Category: Original Papers

Overview

The authors evaluated present opinions and facts about adenotomy and tonsillectomy by means of a questionnaire survey, in which 28 ORL workplaces on the Czech Republic took part. Individual questions were oriented to numbers and techniques of the surgical interventions, the mode of preoperative examinations and the solution of postoperative bleeding. The results are commented by individual authors. One of the objects of the work is to draw attention to the possibility of using legislative justifiability of the structured questionnaire for the determination of blood clotting disorders instead of a laboratory examination within the framework of the preoperative examination in children.

Key words:
adenotomy, tonsillectomy, preoperative examination, bleeding.


Sources

1. American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. Clinical indicators compendium. Alexandria, VA; 1999. Report.

2. Amir, I., Belloso, A., Broomfield, S. J., Morar, P.: Return to theatre in secondary post-tonsillectomy haemorrhage: a comparison of coblation and dissection techniques. Eur. Arch. Otorhinolaryngol., 269, 2012, 2, s. 667-671.

3. Barr, G. D.: How to reduce diathermy in tonsillectomy: description of technique and analysis of results. Eur. Arch. Otorhinolaryngol., 264, 2007, s. 669-673.

4. Bidlingmaier, C., Olivieri, M., Stelter, K. et al: Postoperative bleeding in paediatric ENT surgery. Hämostaseologie, 30, 2010, Suppl 1, S108-S111.

5. Collison, P. J., Weiner, R.: Harmonic scalpel versus conventional tonsillectomy. Ear Nose Throat. J., 83, 2004, 10, s. 707-710.

6. Howells, R. C., Wax, M. K., Ramadan, H. H.: Value of preoperative prothrombin time/partial thromboplastin time as predictor of postoperative hemorrhage in pediatric patients undergoi ng tonsillectomy. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., 117, 1997, s. 628-632.

7. Chrobok, V., Pellant, A., Janouch, J., Komínek, P., Kabelka, Z., Šlapák, I.: Problematika předoperačního vyšetření před adenotomií a tonzilektomií u dětí. Otorinolaryng. a Foniat. /Prague/, 58, 2009, 4, s. 232-236.

8. Krishna, P., LaPage, M. J., Hughes, L. F., Lin, S. Y.: Current practice patterns in tonsillectomy and perioperative care. Inter. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol., 68, 2004, s. 779-784.

9. Mösges, R., Hellmich, M., Allekotte, S. et al: Hemorrhage rate after coblation tonsillectomy: a meta-analysis of published trials. Eur. Arch. Otorhinolaryngol., 268, 2011, s. 807-816.

10. Sarny, S., Habermann, W., Ossimitz, G. et al.: Tonsilar haemorrhage and re-admission: a questionnaire based study. Eur. Arch. Otorhinolaryngol., 268, 2011, s. 1803-1807.

11. Sasaki, T., Tsunoda, K.: How I do it: chopsticks technique for hemostasis in tonsillectomy. Eur. Arch. Otorhinolaryngol., 268, 2011, s. 741-742.

12. Scheckenbach, K., Bier, H., Hoffmann, T. K. et al: Risiko von Blutungen nach Adenotomie und Tonsillektomie. HNO, 56, 2008, s. 312-320.

Labels
Audiology Paediatric ENT ENT (Otorhinolaryngology)
Login
Forgotten password

Don‘t have an account?  Create new account

Forgotten password

Enter the email address that you registered with. We will send you instructions on how to set a new password.

Login

Don‘t have an account?  Create new account