The Cochrane Library: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

DOI: 10.1002/14651858

Reviews/Protocols listed by Cochrane Review Group


  1. Cochrane Acute Respiratory Infections Group
  2. Cochrane Airways Group
  3. Cochrane Anaesthesia Group
  4. Cochrane Back Group
  5. Cochrane Bone, Joint and Muscle Trauma Group
  6. Cochrane Breast Cancer Group
  7. Cochrane Childhood Cancer Group
  8. Cochrane Colorectal Cancer Group
  9. Cochrane Consumers and Communication Group
  10. Cochrane Cystic Fibrosis and Genetic Disorders Group
  11. Cochrane Dementia and Cognitive Improvement Group
  12. Cochrane Depression, Anxiety and Neurosis Group
  13. Cochrane Developmental, Psychosocial and Learning Problems Group
  14. Cochrane Drugs and Alcohol Group
  15. Cochrane Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders Group
    1. About this group
    2. Reviews
      1. Acid reflux treatment for hoarsenessReview
      2. Adenoidectomy for otitis media in childrenReview
      3. Adenoidectomy for recurrent or chronic nasal symptoms in childrenReview
      4. Adjuvant antiviral therapy for recurrent respiratory papillomatosisReview
      5. Allergen injection immunotherapy for seasonal allergic rhinitisReview
      6. Alternative injectable materials for vocal fold medialisation in unilateral vocal fold paralysisReview
      7. Amplification with hearing aids for patients with tinnitus and co-existing hearing lossReview
      8. Antibiotic prophylaxis in clean and clean-contaminated ear surgeryReview
      9. Antibiotics for otitis media with effusion in childrenReview
      10. Antibiotics to reduce post-tonsillectomy morbidityReview
      11. Anticonvulsants for tinnitusReview
      12. Antidepressants for patients with tinnitusReview
      13. Antihistamines and/or decongestants for otitis media with effusion (OME) in childrenReview
      14. Antihistamines used in addition to topical nasal steroids for intermittent and persistent allergic rhinitis in childrenReview
      15. Antiviral therapy for Ramsay Hunt syndrome (herpes zoster oticus with facial palsy) in adultsReview
      16. Antivirals for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing lossReview
      17. Autoinflation for hearing loss associated with otitis media with effusionReview
      18. Betahistine for Ménière's disease or syndromeReview
      19. Botulinum toxin injections for the treatment of spasmodic dysphoniaReview
      20. Capsaicin for allergic rhinitis in adultsReview
      21. Chemotherapy as an adjunct to radiotherapy in locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinomaReview
      22. Coblation versus other surgical techniques for tonsillectomyReview
      23. Cognitive behavioural therapy for tinnitusReview
      24. Corticosteroids as adjuvant to antiviral treatment in Ramsay Hunt syndrome (herpes zoster oticus with facial palsy) in adultsReview
      25. Corticosteroids for the treatment of idiopathic acute vestibular dysfunction (vestibular neuritis)Review
      26. De-escalation treatment protocols for human papillomavirus-associated oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinomaReview
      27. Dissection versus diathermy for tonsillectomyReview
      28. Diuretics for Ménière's disease or syndromeReview
      29. Ear drops for the removal of ear waxReview
      30. Enteral feeding methods for nutritional management in patients with head and neck cancers being treated with radiotherapy and/or chemotherapyReview
      31. The Epley (canalith repositioning) manoeuvre for benign paroxysmal positional vertigoReview
      32. Erythropoietin as an adjuvant treatment with (chemo) radiation therapy for head and neck cancerReview
      33. Exercise interventions for shoulder dysfunction in patients treated for head and neck cancerReview
      34. Functional endoscopic balloon dilation of sinus ostia for chronic rhinosinusitisReview
      35. Functional endoscopic sinus surgery for chronic rhinosinusitisReview
      36. Ginkgo biloba for tinnitusReview
      37. Grommets (ventilation tubes) for hearing loss associated with otitis media with effusion in childrenReview
      38. Grommets (ventilation tubes) for recurrent acute otitis media in childrenReview
      39. Helminth therapy (worms) for allergic rhinitisReview
      40. House dust mite avoidance measures for perennial allergic rhinitisReview
      41. Hyperbaric oxygen as an adjuvant treatment for malignant otitis externaReview
      42. Hyperbaric oxygen for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss and tinnitusReview
      43. Hyperfractionated or accelerated radiotherapy for head and neck cancerReview
      44. Identification of children in the first four years of life for early treatment for otitis media with effusionReview
      45. Inferior turbinate surgery for nasal obstruction in allergic rhinitis after failed medical treatmentReview
      46. Interventions for acute auricular haematomaReview
      47. Interventions for acute otitis externaReview
      48. Interventions for atrophic rhinitisReview
      49. Interventions for chronic suppurative otitis mediaReviewWithdrawn
      50. Interventions for ear discharge associated with grommets (ventilation tubes)Review
      51. Interventions for preventing voice disorders in adultsReview
      52. Interventions for recurrent idiopathic epistaxis (nosebleeds) in childrenReview
      53. Interventions for the prevention of postoperative ear discharge after insertion of ventilation tubes (grommets) in childrenReview
      54. Interventions for treating functional dysphonia in adultsReview
      55. Interventions to improve hearing aid use in adult auditory rehabilitationReview
      56. Interventions to promote the wearing of hearing protectionReviewWithdrawn
      57. Intranasal corticosteroids for nasal airway obstruction in children with moderate to severe adenoidal hypertrophyReview
      58. Intratympanic gentamicin for Ménière's disease or syndromeReview
      59. Intratympanic steroids for Ménière's disease or syndromeReview
      60. Modifications of the Epley (canalith repositioning) manoeuvre for posterior canal benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV)Review
      61. Nasal saline irrigations for the symptoms of chronic rhinosinusitisReview
      62. Oral or topical nasal steroids for hearing loss associated with otitis media with effusion in childrenReview
      63. Oral rinses, mouthwashes and sprays for improving recovery following tonsillectomyReview
      64. Oral steroids for nasal polypsReview
      65. Perioperative local anaesthesia for reducing pain following tonsillectomyReview
      66. Photodynamic therapy for recurrent respiratory papillomatosisReview
      67. Psychosocial interventions for patients with head and neck cancerReview
      68. Radiotherapy versus open surgery versus endolaryngeal surgery (with or without laser) for early laryngeal squamous cell cancerReview
      69. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for tinnitusReview
      70. Scopolamine (hyoscine) for preventing and treating motion sicknessReview
      71. Sound therapy (masking) in the management of tinnitus in adultsReview
      72. Stereotactic radiotherapy for vestibular schwannomaReviewNew
      73. Steroids for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing lossReview
      74. Steroids for improving recovery following tonsillectomy in childrenReview
      75. Sublingual immunotherapy for allergic rhinitisReview
      76. Surgery for congenital choanal atresiaReview
      77. Surgery for Ménière's diseaseReview
      78. Surgery for tympanic membrane retraction pocketsReview
      79. Surgical interventions for chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polypsReview
      80. Surgical interventions for pharyngeal pouchReview
      81. Surgical versus medical interventions for chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polypsReviewNew
      82. Surgical versus non-surgical interventions for vocal cord nodulesReview
      83. Systemic antibiotics for chronic rhinosinusitis without nasal polyps in adultsReview
      84. Systemic antibiotics versus topical treatments for chronically discharging ears with underlying eardrum perforationsReview
      85. Tinnitus Retraining Therapy (TRT) for tinnitusReview
      86. Tonsillectomy for periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis and cervical adenitis syndrome (PFAPA)Review
      87. Tonsillectomy or adenotonsillectomy versus non-surgical treatment for chronic/recurrent acute tonsillitisReview
      88. Topical anaesthetic or vasoconstrictor preparations for flexible fibre-optic nasal pharyngoscopy and laryngoscopyReview
      89. Topical and systemic antifungal therapy for the symptomatic treatment of chronic rhinosinusitisReview
      90. Topical antibiotics without steroids for chronically discharging ears with underlying eardrum perforationsReview
      91. Topical nasal steroids for intermittent and persistent allergic rhinitis in childrenReview
      92. Topical steroid for chronic rhinosinusitis without polypsReview
      93. Topical steroids for nasal polypsReview
      94. Universal neonatal hearing screening versus selective screening as part of the management of childhood deafnessReview
      95. Vasodilators and vasoactive substances for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing lossReview
      96. Vestibular rehabilitation for unilateral peripheral vestibular dysfunctionReviewNew Search
    3. Protocols
      1. Acupressure for motion sicknessProtocol
      2. Acupuncture for allergic rhinitisProtocol
      3. Acupuncture for sudden idiopathic sensorineural hearing lossProtocol
      4. Acupuncture for tinnitusProtocol
      5. Allergen injection immunotherapy for perennial allergic rhinitisProtocol
      6. Antibiotics for preventing recurrent sore throatProtocol
      7. Antifibrinolytic agent tranexamic acid for nasal haemorrhage (epistaxis)Protocol
      8. Antioxidants for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing lossProtocolWithdrawn
      9. Betahistine for symptoms of vertigoProtocol
      10. Capsaicin for non-allergic rhinitisProtocol
      11. Chinese herbal medicine for allergic rhinitisProtocol
      12. Concurrent chemoradiotherapy with weekly versus three-weekly cisplatin in locally advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinomaProtocol
      13. Curettage versus other methods of adenoidectomy in childrenProtocol
      14. Fine-needle aspiration cytology versus core-needle biopsy for major salivary gland lesionsProtocolDiagnostic
      15. Harmonic scalpel versus other surgical procedures for tonsillectomyProtocol
      16. Immunonutrition for patients undergoing surgery for head and neck cancerProtocol
      17. Induction chemotherapy followed by concurrent chemoradiotherapy versus concurrent chemoradiotherapy with or without adjuvant chemotherapy for locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinomaProtocol
      18. Interventions for otomycosisProtocol
      19. Interventions for the treatment of Frey's syndromeProtocol
      20. Intranasal corticosteroids for non-allergic rhinitisProtocol
      21. Intranasal phototherapy for allergic rhinitisProtocol
      22. Intratympanic glucocorticoids for sudden sensorineural hearing lossProtocol
      23. Local nasal immunotherapy for allergic rhinitisProtocol
      24. Local versus general anaesthesia for nasal fracture manipulation and reduction in adultsProtocol
      25. Locally applied haemostatic agents in the management of acute epistaxis (nosebleeds)Protocol
      26. Melatonin for tinnitusProtocolNew
      27. Minimally invasive surgery versus radiotherapy/chemoradiotherapy for early-stage oropharyngeal carcinomaProtocol
      28. Nasal packing for reducing morbidity following septal surgeryProtocol
      29. Nasal saline for allergic rhinitisProtocol
      30. Needle aspiration versus incision and drainage for the treatment of peritonsillar abscessProtocol
      31. Neurophysiological model-based treatments for tinnitusProtocol
      32. Perioperative local anaesthesia for reducing pain following tonsillectomyProtocol
      33. Pharmacological treatment for the prevention of vestibular migraineProtocol
      34. Positive pressure therapy for Ménière's disease or syndromeProtocol
      35. Screening for nasopharyngeal carcinomaProtocol
      36. Sentinel lymph node biopsy for the diagnosis of lymph node involvement in oral/oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinomaProtocolDiagnostic
      37. Specific immunotherapy for latex allergyProtocol
      38. Steroid-eluting sinus stents for improving symptoms in chronic rhinosinusitis patients undergoing functional endoscopic sinus surgeryProtocol
      39. Surgery for chronically discharging ears with underlying eardrum perforationsProtocolWithdrawn
      40. Systemic antibiotics for chronically discharging ears with underlying eardrum perforationsProtocolWithdrawn
      41. Therapeutic exercises for affecting post-treatment swallowing in people treated for advanced-stage head and neck cancersProtocol
      42. Therapeutic ultrasound for chronic rhinosinusitisProtocol
      43. Tonsillectomy or adenotonsillectomy versus non-surgical management for sleep-disordered breathing in childrenProtocol
      44. Tonsillectomy versus tonsillotomy for sleep-disordered breathing in childrenProtocol
      45. Topical nasal corticosteroids versus oral antihistamines for allergic rhinitisProtocol
      46. Tranexamic acid for the prevention and treatment of tonsillectomy-related haemorrhage in adultsProtocol
      47. Virtual reality training for improving the skills needed for performing surgery of the ear, nose or throatProtocol
      48. Water precautions for prevention of infection following tympanostomy tube (grommet) insertion in childrenProtocol
      49. Zinc supplementation for tinnitusProtocol
  16. Cochrane Effective Practice and Organisation of Care Group
  17. Cochrane Epilepsy Group
  18. Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group
  19. Cochrane Fertility Regulation Group
  20. Cochrane Gynaecological Cancer Group
  21. Cochrane Haematological Malignancies Group
  22. Cochrane Heart Group
  23. Cochrane Hepato-Biliary Group
  24. Cochrane HIV/AIDS Group
  25. Cochrane Hypertension Group
  26. Cochrane Incontinence Group
  27. Cochrane Infectious Diseases Group
  28. Cochrane Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Functional Bowel Disorders Group
  29. Cochrane Injuries Group
  30. Cochrane Lung Cancer Group
  31. Cochrane Menstrual Disorders and Subfertility Group
  32. Cochrane Metabolic and Endocrine Disorders Group
  33. Cochrane Methodology Review Group
  34. Cochrane Movement Disorders Group
  35. Cochrane Multiple Sclerosis and Rare Diseases of the Central Nervous System Group
  36. Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group
  37. Cochrane Neonatal Group
  38. Cochrane Neuromuscular Disease Group
  39. Cochrane Occupational Safety and Health Group
  40. Cochrane Oral Health Group
  41. Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group
  42. Cochrane Peripheral Vascular Diseases Group
  43. Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group
  44. Cochrane Prostatic Diseases and Urologic Cancers Group
  45. Cochrane Public Health Group
  46. Cochrane Renal Group
  47. Cochrane Schizophrenia Group
  48. Cochrane Sexually Transmitted Infections Group
  49. Cochrane Skin Group
  50. Cochrane Stroke Group
  51. Cochrane Tobacco Addiction Group
  52. Cochrane Upper Gastrointestinal and Pancreatic Diseases Group
  53. Cochrane Wounds Group

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