B Kotecha

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sleep nasendoscopy: a 10-year retrospective audit study
    Bhik T Kotecha
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, Gray s Inn Road, London, WC1X 8DA, UK
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 264:1361-7. 2007
  2. doi request reprint The nose, snoring and obstructive sleep apnoea
    B Kotecha
    Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London, UK
    Rhinology 49:259-63. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Role of surgery in adult obstructive sleep apnoea
    Bhik T Kotecha
    Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, London, UK Queens Hospital, Romford, Essex, UK Electronic address
    Sleep Med Rev 18:405-13. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of upper airway obstruction in snoring patients using digital video stroboscopy
    Bhik Kotecha
    ENT Department, Queens Hospital, Rom Valley Way, Romford, Essex, RM7 0AG, UK
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 270:2141-7. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Celon radiofrequency thermo-ablative palatoplasty for snoring - a pilot study
    T Tatla
    Whipps Cross Hospital, Leytonstone, London, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 117:801-6. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Dental side-effects of mandibular advancement splint wear in patients who snore
    J M Battagel
    Department of Orthodontics, St Bartholomew s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol 30:149-56. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the Twin Block and Herbst mandibular advancement splints in the treatment of patients with obstructive sleep apnoea: a prospective study
    H M Lawton
    Orthodontic Department, Dental School, Royal London Hospital, London, UK
    Eur J Orthod 27:82-90. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Is acoustic analysis of snoring an alternative to sleep nasendoscopy?
    N C Saunders
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 29:242-6. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes of laser-assisted uvulopalatoplasty in 168 patients with snoring
    T Iyngkaran
    Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 120:932-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of ethnicity on the frequency of nasal surgery
    E J Chisholm
    Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Rhinology 44:201-4. 2006

Collaborators

  • J M Battagel
  • Christos Georgalas
  • E J Chisholm
  • T Iyngkaran
  • H M Lawton
  • N C Saunders
  • G S Sandhu
  • C B Croft
  • T Tatla
  • R Rajeswaran
  • D Hajioff
  • J Kanagalingam
  • M Harries
  • G Wood
  • A Norris
  • P Tassone
  • D Whinney
  • A Vatts
  • G Sandhu

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Sleep nasendoscopy: a 10-year retrospective audit study
    Bhik T Kotecha
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, Gray s Inn Road, London, WC1X 8DA, UK
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 264:1361-7. 2007
    ..And for targeted treatment, such assessment has been fundamental...
  2. doi request reprint The nose, snoring and obstructive sleep apnoea
    B Kotecha
    Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London, UK
    Rhinology 49:259-63. 2011
    ..Nasal obstruction leads to mouth breathing, which destabilises the upper airway and aggravates SRBD...
  3. doi request reprint Role of surgery in adult obstructive sleep apnoea
    Bhik T Kotecha
    Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, London, UK Queens Hospital, Romford, Essex, UK Electronic address
    Sleep Med Rev 18:405-13. 2014
    ..Patient selection and precise evaluation will remain crucial in ensuring that when surgery is indicated, the correct procedure or procedures are performed at the correct anatomical level. ..
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of upper airway obstruction in snoring patients using digital video stroboscopy
    Bhik Kotecha
    ENT Department, Queens Hospital, Rom Valley Way, Romford, Essex, RM7 0AG, UK
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 270:2141-7. 2013
    ..Most of the patients in this study exhibited multilevel obstruction and thus acoustic analysis alone would not be sufficient in accurately locating the site of upper airway obstruction in snorers...
  5. ncbi request reprint Celon radiofrequency thermo-ablative palatoplasty for snoring - a pilot study
    T Tatla
    Whipps Cross Hospital, Leytonstone, London, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 117:801-6. 2003
    ..These results confirm similar findings using the Somnus Unit, although the Celon device provides additional advantages including inherent safety in a bipolar electrode tip, auto-stop energy application and reduced procedure time...
  6. ncbi request reprint Dental side-effects of mandibular advancement splint wear in patients who snore
    J M Battagel
    Department of Orthodontics, St Bartholomew s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol 30:149-56. 2005
    ..b) To determine whether these are related to dental occlusion, degree of mandibular advancement or duration of appliance wear...
  7. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the Twin Block and Herbst mandibular advancement splints in the treatment of patients with obstructive sleep apnoea: a prospective study
    H M Lawton
    Orthodontic Department, Dental School, Royal London Hospital, London, UK
    Eur J Orthod 27:82-90. 2005
    ..04) and was the more popular appliance among the patients. Side-effects with both appliances were minor and improved in the longer term. The TB MAS represents a viable alternative to the Herbst MAS in the treatment of patients with OSA...
  8. ncbi request reprint Is acoustic analysis of snoring an alternative to sleep nasendoscopy?
    N C Saunders
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 29:242-6. 2004
    ..10). Acoustic analysis may help screen for pure tongue base snoring. However, we feel that it is unlikely to replace sleep nasendoscopy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes of laser-assisted uvulopalatoplasty in 168 patients with snoring
    T Iyngkaran
    Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 120:932-8. 2006
    ..The benefits of LAUP wane with time and the results are best in the first 12 months following surgery. Our study suggests that 55 per cent of patients selected after sleep studies and sleep nasendoscopy will enjoy long-term benefit...
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of ethnicity on the frequency of nasal surgery
    E J Chisholm
    Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Rhinology 44:201-4. 2006
    ..To determine whether surgery for nasal obstruction differs in frequency between ethnic groups...
  11. ncbi request reprint Somnoplasty for simple snoring--a pilot study
    G S Sandhu
    The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 28:425-9. 2003
    ..Sixty per cent of patients subjectively reported improvement in snoring. Objectively, only 30% showed improvement in duration of snoring (38-48% better) with no change in intensity. There was high patient acceptability of the procedure...
  12. pmc Treatment options for snoring and sleep apnoea
    B Kotecha
    Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, Gray s Inn Road, London W1X 9DA, UK
    J R Soc Med 96:343-4. 2003