Peter D Karkos

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Magnetic nasal foreign bodies: a result of fashion mania
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7DN, UK
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:1343-5. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint 'Complementary ENT': a systematic review of commonly used supplements
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, University Hospital Aintree, Liverpool, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 121:779-82. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Grisel's syndrome in otolaryngology: a systematic review
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Liverpool University Hospitals, Liverpool, UK
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:1823-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Day-case endoscopic sinus surgery using dissolvable haemostatic nasal packs: a pilot study
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Arrowe Park Hospital, Upton, Wirral, UK
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 264:1171-4. 2007
  5. pmc Late metastasis to macroscopically normal paranasal sinuses from breast cancer
    James Johnston
    Department of Otolaryngology, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Southwick Hill Road, Portsmouth, UK
    Ecancermedicalscience 7:298. 2013
  6. pmc Chronic cough, reflux, postnasal drip syndrome, and the otolaryngologist
    Deborah C Sylvester
    Department of Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery, Bradford Royal Infirmary, Bradford BD96RJ, UK
    Int J Otolaryngol 2012:564852. 2012
  7. pmc Eosinophilic esophagitis for the otolaryngologist
    Petros D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Bradford Royal Infirmary, Bradford BD96RJ, UK
    Int J Otolaryngol 2012:181402. 2012
  8. pmc Spirulina in clinical practice: evidence-based human applications
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Liverpool University Hospitals, Liverpool, UK
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:531053. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Challenging airways in deep neck space infections
    Peter D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    Am J Otolaryngol 28:415-8. 2007
  10. doi request reprint The diagnosis and management of globus pharyngeus: our perspective from the United Kingdom
    Petros D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Liverpool University Hospitals, Liverpool, UK
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 16:521-4. 2008

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Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Magnetic nasal foreign bodies: a result of fashion mania
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7DN, UK
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 67:1343-5. 2003
    ..We present cases of children who have placed magnets on their nasal alae that became misplaced on to the nasal septum causing severe pain and in some cases nasal bleeding and septal perforation. We describe management of these cases...
  2. ncbi request reprint 'Complementary ENT': a systematic review of commonly used supplements
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, University Hospital Aintree, Liverpool, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 121:779-82. 2007
    ..We specifically focussed on four commonly used supplements: spirulina, Ginkgo biloba, Vertigoheel and nutritional supplements (cod liver oil, multivitamins and pineapple enzyme)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Grisel's syndrome in otolaryngology: a systematic review
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Liverpool University Hospitals, Liverpool, UK
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:1823-7. 2007
    ..to assess etiology, treatment and outcome of Grisel's syndrome...
  4. ncbi request reprint Day-case endoscopic sinus surgery using dissolvable haemostatic nasal packs: a pilot study
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Arrowe Park Hospital, Upton, Wirral, UK
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 264:1171-4. 2007
    ..Dissolvable packs appear to be safe and effective and can be used for day case sinus surgery. There is no need for packing removal, thus greater patients' satisfaction...
  5. pmc Late metastasis to macroscopically normal paranasal sinuses from breast cancer
    James Johnston
    Department of Otolaryngology, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Southwick Hill Road, Portsmouth, UK
    Ecancermedicalscience 7:298. 2013
    ..Breast cancer can very rarely result in late metastases to the paranasal sinuses...
  6. pmc Chronic cough, reflux, postnasal drip syndrome, and the otolaryngologist
    Deborah C Sylvester
    Department of Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery, Bradford Royal Infirmary, Bradford BD96RJ, UK
    Int J Otolaryngol 2012:564852. 2012
    ..Conclusions. As the number of referrals of chronic cough patients to an Ear Nose Throat Clinic increases, the otolaryngologist plays a pivotal role in managing these difficult cases...
  7. pmc Eosinophilic esophagitis for the otolaryngologist
    Petros D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Bradford Royal Infirmary, Bradford BD96RJ, UK
    Int J Otolaryngol 2012:181402. 2012
    ..Genetic studies are required to unfold the true familial and genetic component of this fascinating entity...
  8. pmc Spirulina in clinical practice: evidence-based human applications
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Liverpool University Hospitals, Liverpool, UK
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:531053. 2011
    ..Current and potential clinical applications, issues of safety, indications, side-effects and levels of evidence are addressed in this review. Areas of ongoing and future research are also discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Challenging airways in deep neck space infections
    Peter D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    Am J Otolaryngol 28:415-8. 2007
    ..Special consideration is given to awake fiberoptic intubation and tracheotomy under local anesthesia. Relevant anatomy, route of spread and microbiology of deep neck space infections are also briefly discussed...
  10. doi request reprint The diagnosis and management of globus pharyngeus: our perspective from the United Kingdom
    Petros D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Liverpool University Hospitals, Liverpool, UK
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 16:521-4. 2008
    ..To review recent literature on diagnostic and treatment options for globus pharyngeus...
  11. doi request reprint Computed tomography and/or magnetic resonance imaging for pre-operative planning for inverted nasal papilloma: review of evidence
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, University Hospital Aintree, Liverpool, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 123:705-9. 2009
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging, especially T2-weighted images, is perhaps a better tool in differentiating inverted nasal papilloma from other nasal lesions, and has recently been advocated as the imaging modality of choice...
  12. doi request reprint Reflux and sleeping disorders: a systematic review
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Liverpool University Hospitals, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 123:372-4. 2009
    ..The aim of this review was to assess the levels of evidence regarding a correlation between night-time reflux, snoring and apnoea...
  13. doi request reprint Spontaneous regression of Merkel cell carcinoma of the nose
    Petros D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Warrington Hospital, Lovely Lane, Warrington WA5 1QG, United Kingdom
    Head Neck 32:411-4. 2010
    ..Merkel Cell Carcinoma (MCC) is a rare neurendocrine tumor of cutaneous origin...
  14. doi request reprint Lemierre's syndrome: A systematic review
    Peter D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Liverpool University Hospitals, United Kingdom
    Laryngoscope 119:1552-9. 2009
    ..It was once called the forgotten disease because of its rarity, but it may not be that uncommon after all. This review aims to provide physicians with an update on the etiology, management, and prognosis of Lemierre's syndrome...
  15. doi request reprint The etiology of vocal fold nodules in adults
    Petros D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 17:420-3. 2009
    ..To review the recent literature on the etiology and pathophysiology of vocal fold nodules in adults...
  16. doi request reprint Evidence-based applications of mitomycin C in the nose
    Peter D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, University Hospital Aintree, Bristol, UK
    Am J Otolaryngol 32:422-5. 2011
    ..Its use remains controversial. This review aims to provide otolaryngologists with an update of the evidence on the applications of this agent in the nose and sinuses...
  17. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic versus open surgical interventions for inverted nasal papilloma: a systematic review
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, University Hospital Aintree, Liverpool, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol 31:499-503. 2006
    ..Ideal management should aim at complete removal of all diseased mucosa with creation of wide cavities and long term follow-up to detect subsequent recurrence or malignant transformation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Aggressive papillary tumour of the nasopharynx followed by an aggressive papillary tumour of the middle ear. A multiple site tumour?
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Ninewells University Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 117:989-91. 2003
    ..No record of such a case has been reported previously in the literature. We discuss presentation and management and highlight the need for close follow-up of these patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint The MELAS syndrome. Review of the literature: the role of the otologist
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 29:1-4. 2004
    ..A high index of suspicion is required because this hearing loss is part of a syndrome for which early diagnosis and intervention is required...
  20. ncbi request reprint An unusual foreign body in the oesophagus. The body packer syndrome
    Petros D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, DD1 9SY, UK
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 262:154-6. 2005
    ..We review the literature and discuss presentation and management highlighting the need to maintain an awareness of "body packer syndrome" in the differential diagnosis of ingested foreign bodies...
  21. ncbi request reprint Lemierre's syndrome: how a sore throat can end in disaster
    Petros D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Leighton Hospital, Crewe, UK
    Eur J Emerg Med 11:228-30. 2004
    ..We present a case report and review the literature...
  22. ncbi request reprint Pediatric middle ear infections and gastroesophageal reflux
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 68:1489-92. 2004
    ..Gastroesophageal reflux (GOR) is a common problem in the newborn and preschool periods. Recent research suggests that it may be related to eustachian tube dysfunction and otitis media...
  23. ncbi request reprint Recurrent periorbital cellulitis in a child. A random event or an underlying anatomical abnormality?
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 68:1529-32. 2004
    ..It is believed that the abnormal uncinate process caused obstruction of the osteomeatal area, predisposing to recurrent peri-orbital cellulitis. We discuss the importance of early imaging and surgery in recurrent periorbital cellulitis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cochlear implantation in patients with MELAS syndrome
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 262:322-4. 2005
    ..Two cases of MELAS patients who responded well to cochlear implantation are presented. A review of the literature is also carried out focusing mainly on diagnosis, anesthetic considerations and management of these patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cervical cystic hygroma/lymphangioma: an acquired idiopathic late presentation
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Countess of Chester Hospital, Chester, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 119:561-3. 2005
    ..Presentation in adult life is rare. We present a case of cervical adult cystic hygroma and discuss radiological and histopathological features as well as the management of these neck masses...
  26. ncbi request reprint Awareness of general practitioners towards treatment of laryngopharyngeal reflux: a British survey
    P D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Countess of Chester Hospital, Chester, UK
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:505-8. 2005
    ..The aim of this survey was to determine whether general practitioners are aware of the atypical manifestations of reflux and the differences in treatment between laryngopharyngeal reflux and gastroesophageal reflux...
  27. ncbi request reprint Laryngeal manifestations and pediatric laryngopharyngeal reflux
    Petros D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Alder Hey Children s Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    Am J Otolaryngol 27:200-3. 2006
    ..Future efforts should concentrate on developing well-designed controlled studies to provide more information on diagnosis and treatment...
  28. doi request reprint Influence of audit on clinical practice: multidisciplinary team data documentation for cutaneous head and neck malignancy
    Ravinder Natt
    Department of Otolaryngology, Leighton Hospital, Crewe, UK
    Am J Otolaryngol 31:261-5. 2010
    ..The management plan should ideally be the "product" of a multidisciplinary team (MDT) approach of dermatologists, surgeons, oncologists, pathologists, and radiologists...
  29. ncbi request reprint Unusual complications of tonsillectomy: a systematic review
    Samuel C L Leong
    Department of Otolaryngology, Liverpool University Hospitals and Alder Hey Children s Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    Am J Otolaryngol 28:419-22. 2007
    ..Common complications of tonsillectomy are well recognized and are frequently explained to patients during the process of informed consent. This systematic review serves as a reminder of the unusual complications of this routine procedure...
  30. doi request reprint A comparison of outcomes between nonlaser endoscopic endonasal and external dacryocystorhinostomy: single-center experience and a review of British trends
    Samuel C Leong
    Department of Otolaryngology, Warrington General Hospital, United Kingdom
    Am J Otolaryngol 31:32-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate outcomes between nonlaser endonasal endoscopic and external dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR) in a district general hospital in the United Kingdom...
  31. ncbi request reprint Empiric treatment of laryngopharyngeal reflux with proton pump inhibitors: a systematic review
    Petros D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Laryngoscope 116:144-8. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to define the outcome of empiric treatment of suspected laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) symptoms with proton pump inhibitors (PPIs)...
  32. ncbi request reprint When gastroenterology met otolaryngology: laryngopharyngeal reflux
    Petros D Karkos
    Am J Med 119:e19-20. 2006
  33. ncbi request reprint Fibrous dysplasia of the frontal bone
    John M Hempel
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich
    Ear Nose Throat J 85:654, 656-7. 2006
    ..In those cases that are refractory to medical treatment, surgery--in experienced hands--can result in a good functional and cosmetic outcome...
  34. ncbi request reprint Is laryngopharyngeal reflux related to functional dysphonia?
    Petros D Karkos
    Departments of Otolaryngology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:24-9. 2007
    ..We attempted to determine whether patients with FD have a higher rate of laryngeal exposure to acidic stomach contents than do healthy volunteers...