Richard J Harvey

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Affiliation: Rhinology Research Unit

Publications

  1. ncbi Nasal saline irrigations for the symptoms of chronic rhinosinusitis
    R Harvey
    Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, London John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Cochrane ENT Disorders Group, Level LG1 West Wing, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK, OX3 9DU
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2007
  2. doi Chapter 10: Sinonasal malignancies
    Richard J Harvey
    Applied Medical Research Center, St Vincent s Hospital and University of New South Wales, and Macquarie University, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 27:S35-8. 2013
  3. doi PET/CT in the assessment of previously treated skull base malignancies
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Head Neck 32:76-84. 2010
  4. doi Transseptal approach for extended endoscopic resections of the maxilla and infratemporal fossa
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:426-32. 2009
  5. doi Inferior turbinate pedicle flap for endoscopic skull base defect repair
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:522-6. 2009
  6. doi Anti-inflammatory effects of macrolides: applications in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology, Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 29:689-703. 2009
  7. doi Fluid residuals and drug exposure in nasal irrigation
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 141:757-61. 2009
  8. ncbi Current concepts in topical therapy for chronic sinonasal disease
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 39:217-31. 2010
  9. doi Using fixed anatomical landmarks in endoscopic skull base surgery
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:301-5. 2010
  10. doi Endoscopic skull base surgery for sinonasal malignancy
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 44:1081-140. 2011

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  1. ncbi Nasal saline irrigations for the symptoms of chronic rhinosinusitis
    R Harvey
    Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, London John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Cochrane ENT Disorders Group, Level LG1 West Wing, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK, OX3 9DU
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2007
    ..Treatment strategies often include the use of topical saline from once to more than four times a day. Considerable patient effort is often involved. Any additional benefit has been difficult to discern from other treatments...
  2. doi Chapter 10: Sinonasal malignancies
    Richard J Harvey
    Applied Medical Research Center, St Vincent s Hospital and University of New South Wales, and Macquarie University, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 27:S35-8. 2013
    ..This article reviews the classification of malignant tumors of the paranasal sinuses, their clinical presentation, relevant diagnostic investigations, and the principals of therapy and management...
  3. doi PET/CT in the assessment of previously treated skull base malignancies
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Head Neck 32:76-84. 2010
    ..The diagnostic characteristics of positron emission tomography/CT (PET/CT) studies in those with suspected recurrent malignancy were assessed...
  4. doi Transseptal approach for extended endoscopic resections of the maxilla and infratemporal fossa
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:426-32. 2009
    ..There are still limitations in access, especially the anterolateral maxilla. The suitability of various surgical approaches was assessed in relation to surgical access achieved...
  5. doi Inferior turbinate pedicle flap for endoscopic skull base defect repair
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:522-6. 2009
    ..Planning for pedicled flaps is important because raising the flap is often required before tumor removal or initial surgical access. The potential utility of the inferior turbinate pedicled flap (ITPF) in ESBR is assessed...
  6. doi Anti-inflammatory effects of macrolides: applications in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology, Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 29:689-703. 2009
    ..Eosinophilic dominated CRS is unlikely to respond, based on current research understanding and data from clinical trials. This article discusses the current concepts of macrolides and their application in the management of CRS...
  7. doi Fluid residuals and drug exposure in nasal irrigation
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 141:757-61. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the residual volume and percentage of total nasal irrigation that is retained from a neti pot (NasaFlo) or squeeze bottle (Sinus Rinse)...
  8. ncbi Current concepts in topical therapy for chronic sinonasal disease
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 39:217-31. 2010
    ..This article aims to provide an evidence-based approach to the science behind topical management of sinonasal disease...
  9. doi Using fixed anatomical landmarks in endoscopic skull base surgery
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:301-5. 2010
    ..A frequently used rule to enter the sphenoid, "stay below or at the level of the orbital floor as dissection proceeds posteriorly and one will avoid the skull base," is assessed anatomically...
  10. doi Endoscopic skull base surgery for sinonasal malignancy
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 44:1081-140. 2011
    ..There remains a need for collaborative consistent multicenter reporting, and international registries have been established to assist in such efforts...
  11. ncbi Reduction meatoplasty with a post-auricular island flap
    R J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Laryngol Otol 121:158-9. 2007
    ..We describe the use of a pedicled, post-auricular skin flap to achieve reduction of an excessively large meatus...
  12. doi Endoscopic skull base reconstruction of large dural defects: a systematic review of published evidence
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology and Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Laryngoscope 122:452-9. 2012
    ..Such surgical innovation is likely to be reported in case series, retrospective cohorts, or case-control studies rather than higher level evidence...
  13. doi The impact of septodermoplasty and potassium-titanyl-phosphate (KTP) laser therapy in the treatment of hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia-related epistaxis
    Richard J Harvey
    Rhinology Research Unit, Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, London WC1X 8DA, United Kingdom
    Am J Rhinol 22:182-7. 2008
    ..The frequency and interval between procedures is not well documented. The purpose of this study was to describe the frequency of surgical interventions for HHT patients and the impact of SDP...
  14. ncbi Biofilms and chronic rhinosinusitis: systematic review of evidence, current concepts and directions for research
    R J Harvey
    Rhinology Research Unit, The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Rhinology 45:3-13. 2007
    ..Current concepts on biofilm formation and properties, treatment strategies and directions for research are discussed...
  15. ncbi Closure of large skull base defects after endoscopic transnasal craniotomy. Clinical article
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology, Skull Base Surgery, Hospital Prof Edmundo Vasconcelos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Neurosurg 111:371-9. 2009
    ..The authors describe the utility of and outcomes after endoscopic transnasal craniotomy and skull reconstruction in the management of skull base pathologies...
  16. ncbi Systematic review as a primer rather than endpoint for clinical research: the training perspective
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:S66-8. 2007
    ..Understanding the extent of the evidence base in our specialty and how it is synthesized, greatly empowers the surgeon. This allows the uncertainties of patients and the concerns of health resource managers to be addressed...
  17. doi Intracranial complications before and after endoscopic skull base reconstruction
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Am J Rhinol 22:516-21. 2008
    ..The risk of developing complications, such as meningitis, in a skull base defect is unknown. Many ESBR are multilayered soft tissue repairs, and long-term prevention of ICCs is not well described...
  18. ncbi Clinical severity and epithelial endotypes in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Matthew Lam
    St Vincent s Clinical School, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 3:121-8. 2013
    ..The expression of 3 epithelial derived cytokines implicated in initiation of T-helper 2 (Th2) inflammation and an eosinophil chemoattractant were compared with clinical measures used in CRS...
  19. doi Correlation of the Kennedy Osteitis Score to clinico-histologic features of chronic rhinosinusitis
    Kornkiat Snidvongs
    Australian School of Advanced Medicine, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 3:369-75. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to correlate the Kennedy Osteitis Score (KOS) to clinico-histologic features of CRS...
  20. doi Eosinophilic rhinosinusitis is not a disease of ostiomeatal occlusion
    Kornkiat Snidvongs
    Australian School of Advanced Medicine, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Laryngoscope 123:1070-4. 2013
    ..The association between radiological OMC occlusion and its draining sinuses in patients with eosinophilic rhinosinusitis (ECRS) compared to non-ECRS is investigated...
  21. doi Structured histopathology profiling of chronic rhinosinusitis in routine practice
    Kornkiat Snidvongs
    Australian School of Advanced Medicine, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:376-85. 2012
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the associations between the histopathology, serology, and clinical characteristics in CRS patients...
  22. ncbi The impact of neo-osteogenesis on disease control in chronic rhinosinusitis after primary surgery
    Peta Lee Sacks
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of NSW, Sydney, Australia Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 3:823-7. 2013
    ..However, the impact of osteitis on prognosis is unclear. This study investigates the clinical and endoscopic outcomes between patients with and without osteitis after primary ESS...
  23. doi Sinus surgery and delivery method influence the effectiveness of topical corticosteroids for chronic rhinosinusitis: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Kornkiat Snidvongs
    Australian School of Advanced Medicine, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 27:221-33. 2013
    ..This systematic review explores the strength of evidence supporting the influence of sinus surgery and delivery methods on the effectiveness of topical steroids in studies for CRS with meta-analyses...
  24. doi Corticosteroid nasal irrigations after endoscopic sinus surgery in the management of chronic rhinosinusitis
    Kornkiat Snidvongs
    Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:415-21. 2012
    ..Devices delivering large volume with positive pressure allow better distribution to sinus mucosa. The objective of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of postoperative topical sinonasal steroid irrigations for CRS...
  25. doi Combined image guidance and intraoperative computed tomography in facilitating endoscopic orientation within and around the paranasal sinuses
    Sarah K Wise
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Rhinol 22:635-41. 2008
    ....
  26. doi Local drug delivery
    Richard J Harvey
    Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, 354 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 42:829-45, ix. 2009
    ..This article reviews the evolving concepts in local drug therapy, both for the factors that influence anatomic distribution within the sinonasal system and those that affect mucosal absorption...
  27. doi Factors contributing to failure in endoscopic skull base defect repair
    Sarah K Wise
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:185-91. 2009
    ..Endoscopic repair of skull base (SB) defects is successful in over 90% of cases. Certain factors may contribute to failure of SB repair techniques or need for secondary repair...
  28. doi Endoscopic reconstruction of frontal, cribiform and ethmoid skull base defects
    David Chin
    University of New South Wales, Macquarie University, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 74:104-18. 2013
    ..Techniques applicable to ESBR in general (subdural graft placement, graft/flap placement, barrier and support dressing) are covered. Novel flaps for ASB reconstruction are also briefly-described...
  29. doi Evidence-based practice: endoscopic skull base resection for malignancy
    Rounak B Rawal
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 170 Manning Drive, CB 7070, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7070, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 45:1127-42. 2012
    ..Using the Oxford Center for Evidence-based Medicine guidelines, we present the existing evidence comparing both techniques for a variety of sinonasal malignancies...
  30. doi The outside-in approach to the modified endoscopic Lothrop procedure
    David Chin
    Division of Rhinology, Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Laryngoscope 122:1661-9. 2012
    ..This is challenging when the FR is involved by tumor, inflammatory disease, or scarring. The outside-in MELP, where the limits of the sinusotomy are first defined and the FR is addressed last, is described...
  31. doi Functional and cosmetic outcomes of external approach septoplasty
    P Seamus Phillips
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 25:351-7. 2011
    ..This study was designed to describe functional and cosmetic outcomes of the external approach for septoplasty...
  32. ncbi Endoscopic repair of skull base defects presenting with pneumocephalus
    Sarah K Wise
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 38:509-16. 2009
    ..Such defects require treatment to avoid sequelae. The study objective was to evaluate success in endoscopic closure of SB defects associated with pneumocephalus...
  33. ncbi Temporal bone pneumatization and its relationship to paranasal sinus development in cystic fibrosis
    Clarice M Seifert
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Rhinology 48:233-8. 2010
    ..It is often assumed that mucosal disease of the paranasal sinuses will negatively influence development and pneumotization of the paranasal sinuses and temporal bone system...
  34. doi Effects of endoscopic sinus surgery and delivery device on cadaver sinus irrigation
    Richard J Harvey
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:137-42. 2008
    ..Assess paranasal sinus distribution of topical solutions following endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) using various delivery devices...
  35. doi Topical steroids for nasal polyps
    Larry Kalish
    Sydney Sinus and Allergy Centre, Suite 206, 203 233 New South Head Road, Edgecliff, NSW, Australia, 2027
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD006549. 2012
    ..CRSwNP requires ongoing medical management to prevent recurrence...
  36. ncbi The impact of culturable bacterial community on histopathology in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Darren Rom
    University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 4:29-33. 2014
    ..The associations between culturable bacteria and the histopathology and clinical features of CRS patients are described...
  37. doi Chapter 1: Sinonasal anatomy and function
    Dustin M Dalgorf
    Applied Medical Research Centre, St Vincent s Hospital, University of New South Wales, and Macquarie University, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 27:S3-6. 2013
    ..It also describes the concept of the paranasal surgical box, key anatomical landmarks and limits of dissection. Normal anatomy and common variants of normal anatomy are discussed...
  38. doi Nasal polyposis: an inflammatory condition requiring effective anti-inflammatory treatment
    David Chin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck, Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 21:23-30. 2013
    ..This is paralleled by renewed evidence for the need for wide postsurgical access and topical anti-inflammatory therapy...
  39. doi Antifungal therapy in the treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis: a meta-analysis
    Peta Lee Sacks
    St Vincent s Clinical School, St Vincent s Hospital, University of New South Wales, New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 26:141-7. 2012
    ..This study was designed to assess the potential advantage of either topical or systemic antifungal therapy in the symptomatic treatment of CRS to aid physicians in making informed decisions about treating patients with CRS...
  40. doi Lateral frontal sinus access in endoscopic skull-base surgery
    Daniel G Timperley
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Concord General Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 1:290-5. 2011
    ..The ability to access the entire frontal sinus entirely endoscopically is often debated and there is little published data to predict access based on tumor location...
  41. ncbi Local production of antigen-specific IgE in different anatomic subsites of allergic fungal rhinosinusitis patients
    Chadwick N Ahn
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 141:97-103. 2009
    ..This study examines if there are anatomic variations in local IgE expression or if variations among fungal and nonfungal IgE exist...
  42. doi Reconstructive options for endoscopic skull base surgery
    Adam M Zanation
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7070, Physicians Office Building Manning Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 44:1201-22. 2011
    ..The manuscripts selected were subject to full text review to extract data on perioperative outcomes for ESBR. Surgical technique was used for sub-group analysis...
  43. doi Alterations in gene expression of complement components in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Rodney J Schlosser
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:21-5. 2010
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  44. ncbi Extended endoscopic techniques for sinonasal resections
    Richard J Harvey
    Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, 354 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 43:613-38, x. 2010
    ..This article describes these key methodological differences that enable extended endoscopic surgery of the sinonasal tract and anterior skull base...
  45. doi Chronic rhinosinusitis: an education and treatment model
    Daniel Timperley
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:S3-8. 2010
    ..A model of CRS is presented as a teaching aid for residents and those learning about the etiology and directed treatment of this complex problem...
  46. doi Antigen selection in IgE antibodies from individuals with chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps
    Eleanor Pratt
    School of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:416-21. 2010
    ..Recent studies have focused on IgE mutation patterns in sequences from the blood of allergic individuals. There is, however, little evidence of these patterns in IgE sequences isolated from tissue...
  47. ncbi Osteitis is a misnomer: a histopathology study in primary chronic rhinosinusitis
    Kornkiat Snidvongs
    Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand Australian School of Advanced Medicine, Macquarie University, North Ryde, NSW, Australia
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 4:390-6. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the inflammatory characterization of osteitis in CRS...
  48. doi Image-guided surgery influences perioperative morbidity from endoscopic sinus surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Dustin M Dalgorf
    Rhinology and Skull Base, Applied Medical Research Centre, St Vincent s Hospital, University of New South Wales and Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 149:17-29. 2013
    ..The evidence from reported literature is systematically reviewed with meta-analysis...
  49. doi Radiologic staging system for allergic fungal rhinosinusitis (AFRS)
    Sarah K Wise
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:735-40. 2009
    ..1) Develop an objective method for quantifying radiologic bone erosion in allergic fungal rhinosinusitis (AFRS); and 2) assess the utility of the new CT scan staging system in differentiating AFRS patient groups...
  50. doi Surgical management of benign sinonasal masses
    Richard J Harvey
    Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, 354 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 42:353-75, x. 2009
    ..This article describes an aggressive surgical approach to these lesions while maintaining respect for their benign nature and the importance of preserving natural barriers to growth (spread), such as the dura and periorbita...
  51. ncbi Local and systemic IgE in the evaluation and treatment of allergy
    Elizabeth K Hoddeson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Emory University, 1365A Clifton Road NE, Suite A2300, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 43:503-20, viii. 2010
    ..This review includes a discussion of allergy as a systemic disease, current systemic diagnostic and management strategies for allergy, and local IgE presence and synthesis in the upper and lower airways...
  52. doi Perioperative and intraoperative maneuvers to optimize surgical outcomes in skull base surgery
    Daniel Timperley
    Rhinology and Skull Base, Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, 354 Victoria Street, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 43:699-730. 2010
    ..Evaluation of the anatomy involved by pathology but also the anatomy that must be removed to allow adequate exposure is important. This article reviews the current techniques used to ensure optimal surgical conditions and outcomes...
  53. ncbi Nasal nitric oxide and sinonasal disease: a systematic review of published evidence
    P Seamus Phillips
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 144:159-69. 2011
    ..To critically and systematically review the data available on the sinonasal application of nasal nitric oxide measurement, particularly its use as a diagnostic, prognostic, or treatment effect indicator...
  54. doi A systematic review of published evidence on expanded endoscopic endonasal skull base surgery and the risk of postoperative seizure
    Leon Lai
    Australian School of Advanced Medicine, 2 Technology Place, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales 2109, Australia
    J Clin Neurosci 20:197-203. 2013
    ..Future EESB studies will need to include seizure as an outcome to accurately define this risk...
  55. ncbi Postoperative irrigation therapy after sinonasal tumor surgery
    Hae W Jo
    Applied Medical Research Center, St Vincent s Hospital and University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 28:169-71. 2014
    ..Saline alone versus combination saline and corticosteroid irrigations in postoperative nasal care of sinonasal tumor patients was assessed...
  56. doi Radiological features of the intraosseous lipoma of the sphenoid
    Aviva Srubiski
    University of Sydney, Faculty of Medicine, Sydney, Australia
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 144:617-22. 2011
    ..The features of this poorly described entity in the skull base were analyzed to aid the otolaryngologist in differentiation from other pathology...
  57. doi Minimal clinically important differences in nasal peak inspiratory flow
    Daniel Timperley
    Department of Otolaryngology Skull Base Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Victoria St, Darlinghurst, Sydney NSW 2010, Australia
    Rhinology 49:37-40. 2011
    ..Defining MCID allows an assessment of the clinical impact of an intervention. This study defines the MCID for NPIF...
  58. doi Systematic review and meta-analysis on outcomes for endoscopic versus external dacryocystorhinostomy
    June Huang
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hornsby Hospital, Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia
    Orbit 33:81-90. 2014
    ..END-DCR was initially performed with laser (EL-DCR) but has shifted to careful bone removal with mechanical drills (EM-DCR). High level evidence from comparative cohorts was sought to compare outcomes...
  59. ncbi The epistemology of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery: a scientific evaluation of the knowledge base
    Steve Sharp
    Specialist Library for ENT and Audiology, UK National Library for Health, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:S61-5. 2007
    ..Little detailed information on the current state of knowledge within otolaryngology has been available...
  60. doi Distribution of topical agents to the paranasal sinuses: an evidence-based review with recommendations
    W Walsh Thomas
    Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center and Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 3:691-703. 2013
    ....