P Sheahan

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Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Results of type 1 tympanoplasty in children and parental perceptions of outcome of surgery
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Children s Hospital, Dublin 1, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 116:430-4. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Is intralesional cidofovir worthwhile in juvenile recurrent respiratory papillomatosis?
    P Sheahan
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 120:561-5. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors of survival in early oral cancer
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:571-6. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Facial node involvement in head and neck cancer
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, St James Hospital, 17 Hampton Square, Navan Road, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Head Neck 26:531-6. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Middle ear disease in children with congenital velopharyngeal insufficiency
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Children s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 41:364-7. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Neck dissection findings in primary head and neck high-grade adenocarcinoma
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, St James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 118:532-6. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The ultrasonically activated scalpel versus bipolar diathermy for tonsillectomy: a prospective, randomized trial
    P Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Tallaght, Ireland
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 29:530-4. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Unexpected findings in neck dissection for squamous cell carcinoma: incidence and implications
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, St James Hospital, 17 Hampton Square, Navan Road, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Head Neck 27:28-35. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term otological outcome of hamular fracture during palatoplasty
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolarygology, The Children s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:445-51. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and pitfalls of fine needle aspiration in the diagnosis of neck masses
    P Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, South Infirmary, Victoria Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Surgeon 2:152-6. 2004

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Results of type 1 tympanoplasty in children and parental perceptions of outcome of surgery
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Children s Hospital, Dublin 1, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 116:430-4. 2002
    ..003), and 79 per cent of parents were satisfied with the overall surgical outcome (p<0.001). Our findings show that successful tympanoplasty my confer benefits on children and may help guide parents' expectations of the surgery...
  2. ncbi request reprint Is intralesional cidofovir worthwhile in juvenile recurrent respiratory papillomatosis?
    P Sheahan
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 120:561-5. 2006
    ..To investigate the efficacy of intralesional cidofovir in the treatment of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis (RRP) in children...
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors of survival in early oral cancer
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:571-6. 2003
    ..However, the identification of factors predictive of survival may allow for the identification of those patients who are more likely to benefit from elective neck treatment...
  4. ncbi request reprint Facial node involvement in head and neck cancer
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, St James Hospital, 17 Hampton Square, Navan Road, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Head Neck 26:531-6. 2004
    ..Furthermore, facial node removal may increase the risk of damage to the marginal mandibular nerve. Thus, although they may receive afferent lymphatic drainage from the oral cavity, facial nodes are rarely removed during neck dissection...
  5. ncbi request reprint Middle ear disease in children with congenital velopharyngeal insufficiency
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Children s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 41:364-7. 2004
    ..To examine the incidence and natural history of middle ear disease in children with congenital velopharyngeal insufficiency (VPI) without cleft palate...
  6. ncbi request reprint Neck dissection findings in primary head and neck high-grade adenocarcinoma
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, St James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 118:532-6. 2004
    ..Five patients had no evidence of disease at the most recent follow up. Neck dissection is indicated in patients with high-grade salivary adenocarcinoma, and may provide information for planning adjuvant treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint The ultrasonically activated scalpel versus bipolar diathermy for tonsillectomy: a prospective, randomized trial
    P Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Tallaght, Ireland
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 29:530-4. 2004
    ..We conclude that the use of the ultrasonic scalpel in adult tonsillectomy is likely to be limited by its substantial costs and difficulties with haemostasis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Unexpected findings in neck dissection for squamous cell carcinoma: incidence and implications
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, St James Hospital, 17 Hampton Square, Navan Road, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Head Neck 27:28-35. 2005
    ..These pathologic findings may simulate malignant disease and/or have implications on the already complicated management of patients with head and neck cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term otological outcome of hamular fracture during palatoplasty
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolarygology, The Children s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:445-51. 2004
    ..It has been suggested that fracture of the hamulus during palatoplasty in children with cleft palate may lead to adverse otological sequelae, however, there is little evidence to support this...
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and pitfalls of fine needle aspiration in the diagnosis of neck masses
    P Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, South Infirmary, Victoria Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Surgeon 2:152-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of the present study is to review the efficacy of this procedure, as well as to identify any pitfalls that may limit its usefulness...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathological features of head and neck adenosquamous carcinoma
    Patrick Sheahan
    Departments of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, St James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 67:10-5. 2005
    ..Adenosquamous carcinoma is an aggressive tumour; however, with appropriate treatment, some patients may remain well beyond 2 years...
  12. ncbi request reprint Role of the muscarinic M2 receptor in human nasal mucosa
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    Rhinology 45:229-34. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the presence and function of M2 receptors in the human nose...
  13. ncbi request reprint Subjects with non-allergic non-infectious perennial rhinitis do not show nasal hyper-responsiveness to bradykinin
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 264:33-7. 2007
    ..Hyper-responsiveness to bradykinin is absent in NANIPER. These results suggest that autonomic hyporesponsiveness rather than neural hyper-responsiveness may be an important factor in the etiology of NANIPER...
  14. ncbi request reprint Infarcted angiomatous nasal polyps
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Tallaght, 24 Dublin, Ireland
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 262:225-30. 2005
    ..Angiomatous nasal polyps are poorly documented in the literature. Although entirely benign, they may simulate neoplastic processes, thus awareness of their existence is of considerable importance...
  15. ncbi request reprint Delayed facial palsy in a patient with a bifid facial nerve lending support for viral theory of facial palsy
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The National Cochlear Implant Unit, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Otol Neurotol 28:414-6. 2007
    ..To describe the level of neurologic impairment in a case of delayed facial palsy occurring after cochlear implantation surgery...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sequelae of otitis media with effusion among children with cleft lip and/or cleft palate
    P Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Children s Hospital, Temple Street, Dublin, Ireland
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 27:494-500. 2002
    ..Our findings would suggest that a conservative approach to the management of OME in children with cleft palate is more likely to be beneficial in the long term...
  17. ncbi request reprint Use of a nitinol stent to treat dysphagia post-laryngopharyngectomy
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin 9, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 117:78-9. 2003
    ..This, to our knowledge, is the first documentation of the use of a stent to treat dysphagia in a patient post-laryngectomy or pharyngolaryngectomy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Adenosquamous carcinoma of the tongue in a 22-year-old female: report of a case with immunohistochemistry
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, South Infirmary Victoria Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 260:509-12. 2003
    ..Perineural invasion was also present. The patient was treated with combined surgery and radiotherapy and remained well for 9 months before developing locoregional recurrence and ultimately succumbing to the disease...
  19. ncbi request reprint Incidence and outcome of middle ear disease in cleft lip and/or cleft palate
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Children s Hospital, Temple Street, 1, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:785-93. 2003
    ..The purpose of the present study was to examine the incidence, natural history, treatment, and outcome of middle ear disease in children with clefts...
  20. ncbi request reprint Supralabyrinthine approach to petrosal cholesteatoma
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin 9, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 117:558-60. 2003
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  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of tumour thickness and other factors on the risk of regional disease and treatment of the N0 neck in early oral squamous carcinoma
    P Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Mater Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 28:461-71. 2003
    ..Our data would suggest considering tumours greater than 5 mm in thickness or with infiltrative margins as potential candidates for elective neck treatment...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cleft palate and otitis media with effusion: a review
    P Sheahan
    Children s University Hospital, Department of Otolaryngology, Temple Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
    Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord) 124:171-7. 2003
    ..In the present paper, we review the epidemiology, aetiology, and natural history of middle ear disease in children with cleft palate. We also discuss the controversies involved in the management of these patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Cystic cervical metastases: incidence and diagnosis using fine needle aspiration biopsy
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, South Infirmary Victoria Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:294-8. 2002
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  24. doi request reprint Prospective double blind randomized clinical trial comparing 75% versus 95% silver nitrate cauterization in the management of idiopathic childhood epistaxis
    F Glynn
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Adelaide Meath and National Children s Hospital, Tallaght, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:81-4. 2011
    ..Secondary outcome measures: to evaluate side effects and pain scores of the differing concentrations...
  25. ncbi request reprint Penetrating air gun wound in the neck
    O Young
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Children s University Hospital, Temple Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
    Auris Nasus Larynx 35:426-8. 2008
    ..Injuries from air weapons can be serious and potentially fatal. It has been estimated that up to four million such weapons exist in UK households...
  26. doi request reprint A subcutaneous mandibulotomy approach for a salivary clear cell carcinoma of the retromolar trigone
    B G Fennessy
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, St James Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 179:147-9. 2010
    ..We report a novel subcutaneous mandibulotomy approach for the excision of a rare clear cell carcinoma, not otherwise specified (NOS) of the retromolar trigone...
  27. ncbi request reprint A case of head and neck cancer metastasizing to the axillary lymph nodes
    Rob Wormald
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, St James s Hospital, St James s St, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Ear Nose Throat J 89:E24-6. 2010
    ..Our case is unique among similar cases in that our patient had not undergone any previous treatment of the neck primary. We discuss the mechanism of this unusual presentation...
  28. ncbi request reprint The Allergic Rhinitis and its Impact on Asthma system: a new classification of allergic rhinitis and nasal responsiveness
    P Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 122:259-63. 2008
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Clavicular osteomyelitis: a rare complication of head and neck cancer surgery
    Paul Burns
    Department of Otalaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, St James s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Head Neck 30:1124-7. 2008
    ..It presented a diagnostic dilemma. The differential diagnosis included tumor recurrence, metastatic bone disease, and postradiotherapy complications...
  30. doi request reprint Comparison of incidence of postoperative seroma between flapless and conventional techniques for thyroidectomy: a case-control study
    P Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Clin Otolaryngol 37:130-5. 2012
    ..The incidence of seroma after thyroidectomy has been reported between 1.3% and 7%. We hypothesised that a flapless thyroidectomy technique would reduce the incidence of seroma...
  31. ncbi request reprint Silver nitrate cauterisation, does concentration matter?
    M Amin
    Department of Paediatric Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, The National Children s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Clin Otolaryngol 32:197-9. 2007
    ..It is likely that the increased depth of penetration with 95% silver nitrate may increase the risk of complication of nasal cautery such as septal perforation, particularly in patients undergoing repeated or bilateral nasal cautery...
  32. doi request reprint Hemithyroidectomy for benign thyroid disease: who needs follow-up for hypothyroidism?
    R Wormald
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Pathology, St James s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Clin Otolaryngol 33:587-91. 2008
    ..To identify the incidence and possible risk factors for the development of hypothyroidism following hemithyroidectomy and to determine a simple protocol for the post-op monitoring of thyroid function...
  33. ncbi request reprint Pearls and pitfalls in the management of branchial cyst
    A L Kadhim
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 118:946-50. 2004
    ..The use of fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) and computerized tomography (CT) is controversial. The treatment of inflamed cysts is also controversial...
  34. ncbi request reprint Acute epiglottitis in adults: a recent experience with 10 cases
    M A Hafidh
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 120:310-3. 2006
    ..Our objective was to examine the presentation, clinical course and management of acute epiglottitis in a recent series of adult patients...
  35. ncbi request reprint Hyperresponsiveness of congestive nasal reflexes in allergic rhinitis
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    Rhinology 44:68-73. 2006
    ..Nasal secretory hyperresponsiveness is well documented in allergic rhinitis, and is mediated in part by neural mechanisms. In contrast, reflex-mediated congestion is poorly documented in both normal and allergic subjects...
  36. ncbi request reprint Cervical surgical emphysema following routine tonsillectomy
    B Al Omari
    South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital, Old Blackrock Road, Cork, Ireland
    Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord) 132:241-3. 2011
    ..Complications of tonsillectomy have been well documented. However spontaneous subcutaneous emphysema of the neck following tonsillectomy has rarely been described. We report a case of this complication in a young female patient...
  37. ncbi request reprint Should patients with benign positional vertigo be imaged?
    O Young
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin
    Ir Med J 100:553-4. 2007
    ..Thus, we would advocate imaging be performed on this sub-group of patients with BPV...
  38. ncbi request reprint Management of life-threatening airway obstruction caused by benign thyroid disease
    A L Kadhim
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, St James s Hospital, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 120:1038-41. 2006
    ..Aims: To investigate the incidence of life-threatening airway compromise in patients with benign goitre, to investigate the predisposing factors, and to outline an optimal management policy for such critical cases...
  39. ncbi request reprint Induction of nasal hyper-responsiveness by allergen challenge in allergic rhinitis: the role of afferent and efferent nerves
    P Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    Clin Exp Allergy 35:45-51. 2005
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint T/NK cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the sinonasal tract
    P Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Waterford Regional Hospital, Waterford City, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 115:1032-5. 2001
    ..We also take the opportunity to present a brief synopsis of the evolution of our understanding of this condition and to review the modern literature on it...
  41. ncbi request reprint Successful ex utero intrapartum treatment (EXIT) procedure for congenital high airway obstruction syndrome (CHAOS) owing to a large oropharyngeal teratoma
    F Glynn
    Childrens University Hospital, Temple Street, Dublin
    Ir Med J 99:242-3. 2006
    ..Unfortunately due to the large size of tumour and intracranial extension, the lesion was unresectable and the baby died 6 days after birth...
  42. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular hoarseness: an unusual presentation to otolaryngologists
    B G Fennessy
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Tallaght, Dublin, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 122:327-8. 2008
    ..We discuss the case of a 73-year-old woman with a six-month history of hoarseness secondary to an aortic arch pseudoaneurysm...
  43. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of newly presenting cases of chronic otitis media
    P Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Waterford Regional Hospital, Waterford City, Ireland
    J Laryngol Otol 115:962-6. 2001
    ..Our findings should alert the clinician to suspecting a new case of COM in patients with hearing loss of any age, with, or without, a history of otorrhoea, regardless of their background ear history or the duration of their symptoms...
  44. ncbi request reprint Local IgE production in nonatopic nasal polyposis
    Patrick Sheahan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 39:45-51. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that local IgE specific to inhalant allergens may also play a role in the genesis of NP in nonatopic CRS patients...
  45. ncbi request reprint Multiple airway abnormalities in a patient with Rothmund-Thomson syndrome
    Maky A Hafidh
    Department of Paediatric Otolaryngology, Our Lady s Hospital for Sick Children, Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 68:469-72. 2004
    ..This necessitates meticulous anatomical and dynamic examination of the laryngotracheo-broncheal tree...