Basile Nicolas Landis

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Retronasal olfactory function in nasal polyposis
    Basile N Landis
    Clinique et Policlinique d ORL et de Chirurgie cervico faciale, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Geneva, Switzerland
    Laryngoscope 113:1993-7. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Olfactory disorders: the patients' view
    Basile N Landis
    Smell and Taste Clinic, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Geneva Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland
    Rhinology 47:454-9. 2009
  3. pmc Transient hemiageusia in cerebrovascular lateral pontine lesions
    B N Landis
    Rhinology Olfactology Unit, Department of Otolaryngology, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 77:680-3. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Postoperative/posttraumatic gustatory dysfunction
    Basile Nicolas Landis
    Unité de Rhinologie Olfactologie, Service d Oto Rhinologie Laryngologie et de Chirurgie Cervico Faciale, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Geneve, Switzerland
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 63:242-54. 2006
  5. pmc An unusual foreign body migrating through time and tissues
    Basile N Landis
    Service d ORL et de Chirurgie Cervico faciale, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Switzerland
    Head Face Med 2:30. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Implication of dipeptidylpeptidase IV activity in human bronchial inflammation and in bronchoconstriction evaluated in anesthetized rabbits
    B N Landis
    Rhinology Olfactology Unit, Department of Otolaryngology, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Respiration 75:89-97. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Olfactory function and nasal nitric oxide
    Basile N Landis
    Smell and Taste Clinic, Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, University of Geneva Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 17:18-22. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Gustatory function after microlaryngoscopy
    Basile N Landis
    Unité de Rhinologie Olfactologie, Service d Oto Rhino Laryngologie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Switzerland
    Acta Otolaryngol 127:1086-90. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint [Olfactory disorders]
    B N Landis
    Unité de Rhinologie Olfactologie, Service d Oto Rhino Laryngologie et de Chirurgie Cervico faciale, HUG, 1211 Geneve
    Rev Med Suisse 3:2221-4. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Euosmia: a rare form of parosmia
    B N Landis
    Smell and Taste Clinic, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Dresden Medical School, Dresden, Germany
    Acta Otolaryngol 126:101-3. 2006

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Retronasal olfactory function in nasal polyposis
    Basile N Landis
    Clinique et Policlinique d ORL et de Chirurgie cervico faciale, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Geneva, Switzerland
    Laryngoscope 113:1993-7. 2003
    ..This question was based on the clinical observation that many of these patients present with smell loss without complaining about loss of the appreciation of foods...
  2. doi request reprint Olfactory disorders: the patients' view
    Basile N Landis
    Smell and Taste Clinic, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Geneva Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland
    Rhinology 47:454-9. 2009
    ..To investigate the level of knowledge that patients had about their olfactory disorder at the time of presentation to a specialist Olfaction Clinic...
  3. pmc Transient hemiageusia in cerebrovascular lateral pontine lesions
    B N Landis
    Rhinology Olfactology Unit, Department of Otolaryngology, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 77:680-3. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Postoperative/posttraumatic gustatory dysfunction
    Basile Nicolas Landis
    Unité de Rhinologie Olfactologie, Service d Oto Rhinologie Laryngologie et de Chirurgie Cervico Faciale, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Geneve, Switzerland
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 63:242-54. 2006
    ..Accordingly, taste disorders after middle ear surgery, tonsillectomy and dental interventions are largely discussed...
  5. pmc An unusual foreign body migrating through time and tissues
    Basile N Landis
    Service d ORL et de Chirurgie Cervico faciale, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Switzerland
    Head Face Med 2:30. 2006
    ..Typically fishbones tend to go unnoticed in a first examination and become symptomatic by fever, odynodysphagia and torticollis. Exceptionally, foreign bodies migrate and become manifest with a considerable delay...
  6. ncbi request reprint Implication of dipeptidylpeptidase IV activity in human bronchial inflammation and in bronchoconstriction evaluated in anesthetized rabbits
    B N Landis
    Rhinology Olfactology Unit, Department of Otolaryngology, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Respiration 75:89-97. 2008
    ..Decreased dipeptidylpeptidase IV (DPPIV) activity within the human nasal mucosa has previously been shown to contribute to the severity of chronic inflammatory rhinosinusitis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Olfactory function and nasal nitric oxide
    Basile N Landis
    Smell and Taste Clinic, Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, University of Geneva Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 17:18-22. 2009
    ..To highlight two often forgotten nasal functions, olfaction and nasal nitric oxide production, which have both received more attention over the last two decades with consequent findings that are now entering the routine clinical setting...
  8. ncbi request reprint Gustatory function after microlaryngoscopy
    Basile N Landis
    Unité de Rhinologie Olfactologie, Service d Oto Rhino Laryngologie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Switzerland
    Acta Otolaryngol 127:1086-90. 2007
    ..Quantitative gustatory alterations are rare after microlaryngoscopy (MLS), whereas transient qualitative taste distortions occur more often. Patients undergoing MLS should know that mild but transient qualitative taste disorders may occur...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Olfactory disorders]
    B N Landis
    Unité de Rhinologie Olfactologie, Service d Oto Rhino Laryngologie et de Chirurgie Cervico faciale, HUG, 1211 Geneve
    Rev Med Suisse 3:2221-4. 2007
    ..In contrast to other neurons, olfactory neurons have the capacity of spontaneous regeneration and a large part of the physician's job is to inform and follow-up patients with olfactory disorders...
  10. ncbi request reprint Euosmia: a rare form of parosmia
    B N Landis
    Smell and Taste Clinic, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Dresden Medical School, Dresden, Germany
    Acta Otolaryngol 126:101-3. 2006
    ..In contrast, parosmias always seem to be unpleasant. We report the case of a female with post-infectious hyposmia who reported a pleasant parosmia to selected odorants. We have called this rare clinical presentation euosmia...
  11. doi request reprint "Taste Strips" - a rapid, lateralized, gustatory bedside identification test based on impregnated filter papers
    Basile Nicolas Landis
    Departement des neurosciences cliniques, Unité de Rhinologie Olfactologie, Service d Oto Rhino Laryngologie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Rue Micheli du Crest 24, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    J Neurol 256:242-8. 2009
    ..To elaborate normative values for a clinical psychophysical taste test ("Taste Strips")...
  12. ncbi request reprint Ratings of overall olfactory function
    B N Landis
    Smell and Taste Clinic, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Dresden Medical School, Dresden, Germany
    Chem Senses 28:691-4. 2003
    ..The ratings seem to reflect changes of nasal airway patency to a larger degree than measurable olfactory function. The results further indicate that this is mainly due to the limited attention the sense of smell receives in daily life...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Clinical aspects of dysosmia and presentation of European Olfactory Test of "sniffin sticks": a review]
    Basile Nicolas Landis
    Clinique d Olfactologie et de Gustologie, Service d Oto Rhino Laryngologie et de Chirurgie Cervico faciale, Hôpital Universitaire de Dresde, Dresde, Germany
    J Otolaryngol 34:86-92. 2005
    ..The goal of this article is to present Sniffin' Sticks and to provide a review of clinical olfactory research during recent years...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gustatory function in chronic inflammatory middle ear diseases
    B N Landis
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Smell and Taste Clinic, University of Dresden Medical School, Dresden, Germany
    Laryngoscope 115:1124-7. 2005
    ..Changes of gustatory function after ear surgery have been studied extensively. However, little is known on the influence of repeated/chronic inflammation within the middle ear on taste...
  15. ncbi request reprint Objective and subjective evaluation of endoscopic nasal surgery outcomes
    Roland Giger
    Laboratory of Experimental Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Am J Rhinol 17:327-33. 2003
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  16. ncbi request reprint Mechanical obstruction of the olfactory cleft reveals differences between orthonasal and retronasal olfactory functions
    Oliver Pfaar
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Dresden Medical School, Fetscherstrasse 74, D 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Chem Senses 31:27-31. 2006
    ..This might become a valuable model of hyposmia for future investigations...
  17. doi request reprint Olfactory dysfunction following herpetic meningoencephalitis
    Basile Nicolas Landis
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Smell and Taste Clinic, University of Dresden Medical School, Technische Universitat Dresden, Fetscherstrasse 74, 01307, Dresden, Germany
    J Neurol 257:439-43. 2010
    ..It also raises the question whether the olfactory epithelium serves as an entry into the brain for other pathogens...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hemorrhage risk after quinsy tonsillectomy
    Roland Giger
    Department of Oto Rhino Laryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:729-34. 2005
    ..The goal of the study was to evaluate the incidence and possible predictive factors of post-tonsillectomy hemorrhage (PTH) in patients with peritonsillar abscess, treated by acute abscess tonsillectomy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Differences between orthonasal and retronasal olfactory functions in patients with loss of the sense of smell
    Basile Nicolas Landis
    Rhinology Olfaction Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:977-81. 2005
    ..To investigate differences between orthonasal and retronasal olfaction in patients with loss of the sense of smell without taste complaints...
  20. ncbi request reprint Skull base cerebrospinal fluid fistula: a novel detection method based on two-dimensional electrophoresis
    Alma Ricchetti
    Rhinology Unit, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Geneva University Hospital, 24, rue Micheli du Crest 1211 Genève 14, Switzerland
    Head Neck 26:464-9. 2004
    ..The detection of the presence of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) in nasal secretions contaminated with blood and mucus remains a challenging clinical problem...
  21. doi request reprint Chemosensory function in Wegener's granulomatosis: a preliminary report
    Onder Göktas
    Smell and Taste Consultation Service, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Berlin, Charite Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:1089-93. 2010
    ..In conclusion, these preliminary results suggest a consistent affection in chemosensory functions in Wegener's granulomatosis patients...
  22. doi request reprint Clinical assessment of human gustatory function using event related potentials
    Thomas Hummel
    Smell and Taste Clinic, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Dresden Medical School, Fetscherstrasse 74, 01307 Dresden, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 81:459-64. 2010
    ..In conclusion, the present work shows that gustatory ERP provide a relatively unbiased, reliable and easy approach to objective assessment of human taste function...
  23. doi request reprint Gustatory dysfunction after mandibular zoster
    Frédéric Heymans
    Rhinology Olfactology Unit, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Geneva Neuroscience Center, University of Geneva Medical School, Rue Gabrielle Perret Gentil 4, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Neurol Sci 32:461-4. 2011
    ..Gustatory dysfunction is a possible symptom after mandibular nerve zoster. In contrast to post-zoster neuralgia, taste function seems to recover quickly...
  24. ncbi request reprint Gustatory function after tonsillectomy
    Christian A Mueller
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Medical University of Vienna, AKH Vienna, Austria, and Rhinology Olfactory Unit, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:668-71. 2007
    ..To assess taste function before and after tonsillectomy (TE)...
  25. doi request reprint Idiopathic phantosmia: outcome and clinical significance
    Basile N Landis
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Dresden Medical School, Dresden, Germany bnlandis yahoo co uk
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 72:252-5. 2010
    ..Our goal was to follow up patients with idiopathic phantosmia, with special regard to improvement rates and possible severe health conditions preceded by phantosmia of unknown origin...
  26. ncbi request reprint Impact of nonallergic rhinitis on chemosensory function
    Thomas Hummel
    Department of Otolaryngology, Smell and Taste Clinic, University of Dresden Medical School, Technische Universitat Dresden, Dresden, Germany
    Clin Allergy Immunol 19:389-400. 2007
  27. doi request reprint High test-retest reliability of the extended version of the "Sniffin' Sticks" test
    Antje Haehner
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Dresden Medical School, Fetscherstrasse 74, 01307 Dresden, Germany
    Chem Senses 34:705-11. 2009
    ..Furthermore, the high test-retest reliability of both the 16 and the 32-item tests allows the evaluation of even relatively small changes of olfactory function over time by means of either test...
  28. doi request reprint Retronasal olfactory function in Parkinson's disease
    Basile N Landis
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Geneva Medical School and Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
    Laryngoscope 119:2280-3. 2009
    ..This study was undertaken to investigate retronasal versus orthonasal olfactory function in Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  29. doi request reprint Post-tonsillectomy taste disorders
    Jochen P Windfuhr
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Malteser Krankenhaus St Anna, Albertus Magnus Str 33, 47259 Duisburg, Germany
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:289-93. 2010
    ..Informed consent should include post-tonsillectomy gustatory dysfunction...
  30. ncbi request reprint Recovery of olfactory function following closed head injury or infections of the upper respiratory tract
    Jens Reden
    Smell and Taste Clinic, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Dresden Medical School, Dresden, Germany
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:265-9. 2006
    ..To investigate the outcome of olfactory function in patients with olfactory loss following infections of the upper respiratory tract (post-URTI) or head trauma...
  31. doi request reprint Evaluating the clinical usefulness of structured questions in parosmia assessment
    Basile N Landis
    Smell and Taste Clinic, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Dresden Medical School, Dresden, Germany
    Laryngoscope 120:1707-13. 2010
    ..Therefore, we investigated the clinical usefulness of four structured questions in comparison to the patient's history regarding their accuracy in terms of the presence of odor distortions...
  32. ncbi request reprint Severe chemotherapy-induced parosmia
    Antje Muller
    Smell and Taste Clinic, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Dresden Medical School, Dresden, Germany
    Am J Rhinol 20:485-6. 2006
    ..The patients reporting olfactory symptoms rarely complain about qualitative olfactory disorders such as parosmia or phantosmia. Quantitative olfactory loss such as anosmia and hyposmia seem to be more frequent...
  33. ncbi request reprint Chronic panrhinosinusitis without nasal polyps: long-term outcome after functional endoscopic sinus surgery
    Roland Giger
    Department of Otolarygology Head and Neck Surgery, Hospital of La Chaux de Fonds, Switzerland
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:534-41. 2004
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the long-term outcome after functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) for chronic panrhinosinusitis without nasal polyps by using symptom scoring and an endoscopic outcome evaluation...