Alex Battaglia

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Combination therapy (intratympanic dexamethasone + high-dose prednisone taper) for the treatment of idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss
    Alex Battaglia
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, San Diego, CA, USA
    Otol Neurotol 29:453-60. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint A Prospective, Multi-Centered Study of the Treatment of Idiopathic Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss With Combination Therapy Versus High-Dose Prednisone Alone: A 139 Patient Follow-up
    Alex Battaglia
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, San Diego and Department of Research and Evaluation, Regional Offices of Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Pasadena, California, U S A
    Otol Neurotol 35:1091-8. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Immunological damage to the inner ear: current and future therapeutic strategies
    Allen F Ryan
    Department of a Surgery Otolaryngology, University of California, San Diego 92093, USA
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 59:66-74. 2002

Collaborators

  • J P Harris
  • Allen F Ryan
  • Lina Mullen
  • Elizabeth M Keithley
  • Wesley Low
  • Kwang Pak

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Combination therapy (intratympanic dexamethasone + high-dose prednisone taper) for the treatment of idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss
    Alex Battaglia
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, San Diego, CA, USA
    Otol Neurotol 29:453-60. 2008
    ..Untreated, it has a recovery rate of 32 to 65%. Although accepted therapy is high-dose prednisone taper (HDPT), recent publications suggest that intratympanic dexamethasone (IT-Dex) therapy may improve hearing recovery...
  2. ncbi request reprint A Prospective, Multi-Centered Study of the Treatment of Idiopathic Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss With Combination Therapy Versus High-Dose Prednisone Alone: A 139 Patient Follow-up
    Alex Battaglia
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, San Diego and Department of Research and Evaluation, Regional Offices of Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Pasadena, California, U S A
    Otol Neurotol 35:1091-8. 2014
    ..To compare combination therapy (high-dose prednisone taper (HDPT) + intratympanic dexamethasone (IT-Dex)) hearing recovery results in ISSNHL patients with those treated with HDPT alone...
  3. ncbi request reprint Immunological damage to the inner ear: current and future therapeutic strategies
    Allen F Ryan
    Department of a Surgery Otolaryngology, University of California, San Diego 92093, USA
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 59:66-74. 2002
    ..In addition, recent developments in understanding the intracellular pathways that participate in damage to the inner ear provide new opportunities for pharmacotherapy of immune-mediated disorders of hearing and balance...