Alexander C Chester

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi A nasal knowledge gap
    Alexander C Chester
    Am J Rhinol 20:369; author reply 369. 2006
  2. pmc The nose and sex: the nasogenital reflex revisited
    Alexander C Chester
    J R Soc Med 100:489-90. 2007
  3. doi Symptom outcomes following endoscopic sinus surgery
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 17:50-8. 2009
  4. ncbi Symptoms of rhinosinusitis in patients with unexplained chronic fatigue or bodily pain: a pilot study
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1832-6. 2003
  5. ncbi The internist's literature on chronic rhinosinusitis: an evaluation of the amount and quality of published information
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 89:E7-11. 2010
  6. doi Symptom-specific outcomes of endoscopic sinus surgery: a systematic review
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:633-9. 2009
  7. pmc Systematic review of change in bodily pain after sinus surgery
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:759-65. 2008
  8. doi Symptom outcomes in endoscopic sinus surgery: a systematic review of measurement methods
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:2239-43. 2007
  9. doi Fatigue improvement following endoscopic sinus surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:730-9. 2008
  10. pmc Case report: Peripheral polyneuropathy and mefloquine prophylaxis
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:1008-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi A nasal knowledge gap
    Alexander C Chester
    Am J Rhinol 20:369; author reply 369. 2006
  2. pmc The nose and sex: the nasogenital reflex revisited
    Alexander C Chester
    J R Soc Med 100:489-90. 2007
  3. doi Symptom outcomes following endoscopic sinus surgery
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 17:50-8. 2009
    ..To summarize recent studies exploring the response of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) symptoms to endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS)...
  4. ncbi Symptoms of rhinosinusitis in patients with unexplained chronic fatigue or bodily pain: a pilot study
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1832-6. 2003
    ..Recent otolaryngologic studies document significant fatigue and bodily pain (BP) in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis. Studies of general medical patients are lacking...
  5. ncbi The internist's literature on chronic rhinosinusitis: an evaluation of the amount and quality of published information
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 89:E7-11. 2010
    ..The author concludes that, with few exceptions, the literature routinely available to internists offers little information about CRS...
  6. doi Symptom-specific outcomes of endoscopic sinus surgery: a systematic review
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:633-9. 2009
    ..Although multiple studies have demonstrated that symptoms of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) improve after endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS), a systematic large-scale evaluation of specific symptom response has not been performed...
  7. pmc Systematic review of change in bodily pain after sinus surgery
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:759-65. 2008
    ..To determine whether bodily pain is increased in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) and if bodily pain improves following endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS)...
  8. doi Symptom outcomes in endoscopic sinus surgery: a systematic review of measurement methods
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:2239-43. 2007
    ..To determine the type and prevalence of measurement methods used to analyze symptom outcomes after endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS)...
  9. doi Fatigue improvement following endoscopic sinus surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:730-9. 2008
    ..Fatigue is a common symptom of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS), yet the response of fatigue to endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) has not been systematically evaluated...
  10. pmc Case report: Peripheral polyneuropathy and mefloquine prophylaxis
    Alexander C Chester
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:1008-9. 2011
    ..Although mefloquine-related central nervous system neuropathy is well described in the literature, peripheral polyneuropathy similar to this case has been documented only once before, to our knowledge...
  11. ncbi Fatigue--a common but often overlooked symptom of rhinosinusitis
    Alexander C Chester
    Am J Rhinol 17:317; author reply 317-8. 2003
  12. ncbi Evidence is lacking for link between rhinitis and hypertension
    Alexander C Chester
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 169:428. 2004
  13. ncbi Re: Effects of loratadine... by Andersson et al
    Alexander C Chester
    Acta Otolaryngol 124:334. 2004
  14. ncbi The demise of the sinus headache is premature
    Alexander C Chester
    Arch Intern Med 165:954; author reply 954-5. 2005
  15. doi Chronic rhinosinusitis and fatigue: a common but underappreciated association
    Alexander C Chester
    Am J Med 121:e13; author reply e15. 2008
  16. ncbi The effects of endoscopic sinus surgery on level of fatigue in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Nathan B Sautter
    Division of Rhinology and Sinus Surgery, Oregon Sinus Center, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Am J Rhinol 22:420-6. 2008
    ..Fatigue is a common symptom of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS), but the response of fatigue to endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) is rarely studied...
  17. ncbi Chronic rhinosinusitis-related fatigue: does the Internet provide a clue?
    Alexander C Chester
    Ear Nose Throat J 87:310; author reply 310. 2008
  18. ncbi Medication use and chronic rhinosinusitis-related fatigue
    Alexander C Chester
    Ear Nose Throat J 86:13; author reply 13-4. 2007
  19. ncbi Fatigue fails to improve after radical sinus surgery
    Alexander C Chester
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:526; author reply 526-7. 2007
  20. ncbi Chronic rhinosinusitis and fatigue: a relationship that requires continuing documentation
    Alexander C Chester
    Laryngoscope 117:566; author reply 566-7. 2007
  21. doi Endoscopic sinus surgery and evidence-based medicine: the gold standard requires gold
    Alexander C Chester
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:409. 2008
  22. ncbi Nasal obstruction, sleep disorder, and fatigue: cause and effect remain elusive
    Alexander C Chester
    Laryngoscope 117:954; author reply 954-5. 2007