Research Topics

Alan H Shikani



  1. Shikani A, Sidhaye V, Basaraba R, Shikani H, Alqudah M, Kirk N, et al. Mucosal expression of aquaporin 5 and epithelial barrier proteins in chronic rhinosinusitis with and without nasal polyps. Am J Otolaryngol. 2014;35:377-83 pubmed publisher
    ..We hypothesize that AQP5 plays a possible role in the pathophysiology of mucosal edema and polyp formation. ..
  2. Shikani A, Chahine K, Alqudah M. The rhinotopic protocol for chronic refractory rhinosinusitis: how we do it. Clin Otolaryngol. 2010;35:329-32 pubmed publisher
  3. Shikani A, Chahine K, Alqudah M. Endoscopically guided chitosan nasal packing for intractable epistaxis. Am J Rhinol Allergy. 2011;25:61-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Endoscopically guided chitosan packing is a safe, effective, and well-tolerated outpatient treatment for the management of intractable epistaxis. ..