Current Indications for Transnasal Esophagoscopy: An American Broncho-Esophagological Association Survey.

Current Indications for Transnasal Esophagoscopy: An American Broncho-Esophagological Association Survey. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2018 Sep 21;:3489418800840 Authors: Best AR, Halum SL, Parker NP Abstract INTRODUCTION: The aim of this study was to evaluate the current indications for and clinical factors influencing the use of transnasal esophagoscopy (TNE). METHODS: An online survey was sent to American Broncho-Esophagological Association members, including questions on demographics, indications, and factors influencing the use of TNE. RESULTS: Sixty of 251 members (24%) completed the survey. Ninety-three percent of respondents reported academic practices, while 98% practice in medium to large urban settings. Thirty-five (58%) completed laryngology fellowships. Mean monthly TNE procedure count was 7.15 (range,
Source: The Annals of Otology, Rhinology, and Laryngology - Category: ENT & OMF Authors: Tags: Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Source Type: research

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