David C Howlett

Summary

Affiliation: East Sussex
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc An unusual cause of pyrexia
    D C Howlett
    Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, UK
    Gut 54:774, 802. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Same day diagnosis of neck lumps using ultrasound-guided fine-needle core biopsy
    David C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, United Kingdom
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 46:64-5. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Findings of the UK national audit evaluating image-guided or image-assisted liver biopsy. Part I. Procedural aspects, diagnostic adequacy, and accuracy
    David C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex, England BN21 2UD
    Radiology 265:819-31. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Findings of the UK national audit evaluating image-guided or image-assisted liver biopsy. Part II. Minor and major complications and procedure-related mortality
    David C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Dr, Eastbourne, East Sussex, England BN21 2UD
    Radiology 266:226-35. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Blending online techniques with traditional face to face teaching methods to deliver final year undergraduate radiology learning content
    David Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, United Kingdom
    Eur J Radiol 78:334-41. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint The thyroid incidentaloma--ignore or investigate?
    David C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, England
    J Ultrasound Med 26:1367-71. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint A red eye
    D C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, UK
    Br J Radiol 79:1007-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Sonographically guided core biopsy of a parotid mass
    David C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, East Sussex BN21 2UD, United Kingdom
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:223-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic adequacy and accuracy of fine needle aspiration cytology in neck lump assessment: results from a regional cancer network over a one year period
    D C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne Hospital, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 121:571-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided core biopsy for the diagnosis of lumps in the neck: results in 82 patients
    D C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 44:34-7. 2006

Collaborators

  • Michael D Williams
  • Tony Nicholson
  • Anil Ahuja
  • Shouvik Saha
  • Wong Ka-Tak
  • I Ahmed
  • Spencer Hodges
  • Neshe Sriskandan
  • Ken Miles
  • C Vandervelde
  • Thomas Peter Witcher
  • Khari Lewis
  • Gulcan Gok
  • Neil R Woodhouse
  • Siarhei Kuzmich
  • Robert Thomas
  • Keith Ramesar
  • K Chettiar
  • Richard Grace
  • Mohamed Mutalib
  • David F Sallomi
  • F Alyas
  • George Manjaly
  • L J Wilding
  • Paras U Dalal
  • Wilfred Kesse
  • N Violaris
  • Kwame W Kesse
  • K W Kesse
  • Dimitra Christodoulou
  • Jasdeep Bajwa
  • Natalie Cox
  • Andrew Moody
  • David Maxwell
  • Rizwan Basit
  • Tatsiana Kuzmich
  • James P Connelly
  • Neel Sharma
  • Chris Burke
  • Cyrus Doctor
  • K Ross
  • A U Desai
  • S Thiagaraj
  • Rose Thomas
  • Padmani de Silva
  • Christopher Moffat
  • J M Hickman Casey
  • Ajay Varghese
  • A B Moody
  • K T Wong
  • K Lewis
  • Nigel D Marchbank
  • Alastair D Smith
  • Gillian M T Watson
  • P D Sangle
  • Arthur A Dunk
  • H J Anderson
  • Amanda Marr
  • G H Evans
  • Nick Violaris
  • G Manjaly

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. pmc An unusual cause of pyrexia
    D C Howlett
    Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, UK
    Gut 54:774, 802. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Same day diagnosis of neck lumps using ultrasound-guided fine-needle core biopsy
    David C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, United Kingdom
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 46:64-5. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Findings of the UK national audit evaluating image-guided or image-assisted liver biopsy. Part I. Procedural aspects, diagnostic adequacy, and accuracy
    David C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex, England BN21 2UD
    Radiology 265:819-31. 2012
    ..To assess procedural aspects, diagnostic adequacy, and accuracy of liver biopsy across the United Kingdom...
  4. doi request reprint Findings of the UK national audit evaluating image-guided or image-assisted liver biopsy. Part II. Minor and major complications and procedure-related mortality
    David C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Dr, Eastbourne, East Sussex, England BN21 2UD
    Radiology 266:226-35. 2013
    ..To determine the frequency of complications and death following image-guided and/or image-assisted liver biopsy and to identify significant variables associated with an increased risk of complications or death...
  5. doi request reprint Blending online techniques with traditional face to face teaching methods to deliver final year undergraduate radiology learning content
    David Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, United Kingdom
    Eur J Radiol 78:334-41. 2011
    ..To review the initial experience of blending a variety of online educational techniques with traditional face to face or contact-based teaching methods to deliver final year undergraduate radiology content at a UK Medical School...
  6. ncbi request reprint The thyroid incidentaloma--ignore or investigate?
    David C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, England
    J Ultrasound Med 26:1367-71. 2007
    ..The management of these lesions is controversial because most malignancies detected will be papillary microcarcinomas, which will not manifest as overt disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint A red eye
    D C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, UK
    Br J Radiol 79:1007-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Sonographically guided core biopsy of a parotid mass
    David C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, East Sussex BN21 2UD, United Kingdom
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:223-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the accuracy of sonographically guided core biopsy in the evaluation of parotid masses...
  9. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic adequacy and accuracy of fine needle aspiration cytology in neck lump assessment: results from a regional cancer network over a one year period
    D C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne Hospital, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 121:571-9. 2007
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  10. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided core biopsy for the diagnosis of lumps in the neck: results in 82 patients
    D C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 44:34-7. 2006
    ..Of 18 patients with a diagnosis of lymphoma only 3 required excision of the node to provide additional information for the planning of treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sonographic assessment of the submandibular space
    D C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Eastbourne, UK
    Clin Radiol 59:1070-8. 2004
    ..In this review the use of high-resolution ultrasound in the assessment of the submandibular gland and adjacent structures is discussed and illustrated...
  12. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided core biopsy for investigation of cervical lymph node: chronic lymphocytic leukaemia and metastatic squamous cell carcinoma
    Spencer Hodges
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Eastbourne, East Sussex, United Kingdom
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 48:46-7. 2010
    ..Such a case is extremely unusual and provides evidence of the accurate diagnosis that can be obtained from nodal investigations using ultrasound-guided core biopsy...
  13. doi request reprint Ultrasound guided Core Biopsy, Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology and Surgical Excision Biopsy in the diagnosis of metastatic squamous cell carcinoma in the head and neck: an eleven year experience
    Shouvik Saha
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, United Kingdom
    Eur J Radiol 80:792-5. 2011
    ..The techniques of Ultrasound guided Core Biopsy (USCB), Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology (FNAC) and Surgical Excision Biopsy (SEB) are compared...
  14. ncbi request reprint "One-stop" clinics in the investigation and diagnosis of head and neck lumps
    T P Witcher
    Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 45:19-22. 2007
    ..Teams should implement the guidance in such a way that there is a genuine benefit to patients. In many centres this may require clinicians to learn new skills and adopt different ways of working...
  15. ncbi request reprint Parotid incidentaloma detected during thoracic PET imaging: how should these lesions be managed?
    Robert Thomas
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Eastbourne Hospital, Eastbourne, UK
    Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 71:292-3. 2010
    ..This article discusses PET incidentaloma in the parotid, why tracer uptake may occur and how these lesions may be managed with changes in patient management that ensue...
  16. doi request reprint Warthin's tumour and facial nerve palsy: an unusual association
    Neil R Woodhouse
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, East Sussex, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 49:237-8. 2011
    ..The association of a benign parotid neoplasm with facial palsy is unusual, and appropriate investigations are essential for accurate diagnosis and surgical planning...
  17. ncbi request reprint Diseases of the submandibular gland as demonstrated using high resolution ultrasound
    F Alyas
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, UK
    Br J Radiol 78:362-9. 2005
    ..In severe infective sialadenitis ultrasound can confirm the presence and guide drainage of abscesses. Ultrasound also has an important role in the assessment of chronic inflammatory disorders such as sarcoidosis and Sjogren's syndrome...
  18. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing a parotid lump: fine needle aspiration cytology or core biopsy?
    D C Howlett
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, UK
    Br J Radiol 79:295-7. 2006
    ..This article discusses the merits and pitfalls of FNAC, together with the technique of USCB and also highlights the potential advantages benefit provided by USCB in parotid diagnosis...
  19. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided injection of botulinum toxin A into the submandibular gland in children and young adults with sialorrhoea
    Gulcan Gok
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 51:231-3. 2013
    ..In this paper we update our previous work to show the potential benefits of ultrasound-guided injection of botulinum toxin A (BTX-A) into the submandibular gland and report on new patients and follow-up data on the existing group...
  20. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided submandibular gland injection of botulinum toxin for hypersalivation in cerebral palsy
    Neshe Sriskandan
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 48:58-60. 2010
    ..Ultrasound-guided injection of BTX-A for hypersalivation is effective, and side effects are rare, but they have yet to be fully described...
  21. ncbi request reprint Extramedullary plasmacytomas of the larynx and parapharyngeal space: imaging and pathologic features
    Khari Lewis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, East Sussex NHS Trust, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK
    Ear Nose Throat J 86:567-9. 2007
    ..The clinical, imaging, and pathologic features of this neoplasm are discussed, together with potential treatment options...
  22. ncbi request reprint An unusual cause of facial pain: malignant change in a calcified pleomorphic adenoma in the deep lobe of the parotid gland
    Wilfred Kesse
    Department of Otolaryngology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Dr, Eastbourne BN21 2UD, UK
    Ear Nose Throat J 82:623-5. 2003
    ..We also discuss the relative merits of the different imaging modalities as they apply to the parotid gland...
  23. ncbi request reprint Horner's syndrome secondary to asymptomatic pneumothorax in an adolescent
    Mohamed Mutalib
    Department of Paediatrics, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK
    Eur J Pediatr 166:507-8. 2007
    ..We report an unusual cause of Horner's syndrome in a healthy adolescent boy secondary to a large, spontaneous, but asymptomatic, primary pneumothorax...
  24. ncbi request reprint Salivary gland mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma in 2 patients with Sjögren's syndrome: clinical and sonographic features with pathological correlation
    Khari Lewis
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, East Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne BN21 2UD, United Kingdom
    J Clin Ultrasound 35:97-101. 2007
    ..The sonographic and histological features are described in depth. The use of sonography as a diagnostic aid in such patients is discussed...
  25. doi request reprint Ileocolocolic intussusception secondary to a submucosal lipoma: an unusual cause of intermittent abdominal pain in a 62-year-old woman
    Siarhei Kuzmich
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK
    J Clin Ultrasound 38:48-51. 2010
    ..Analysis of the distal intussusception end demonstrated a 3.0 x 2.5 cm echogenic polypoid lesion consistent with a lipoma serving as a lead point. The sonographic diagnosis was confirmed at surgery...
  26. ncbi request reprint Does intravenous glucagon improve common bile duct visualisation during magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography? Results in 42 patients
    Paras U Dalal
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, UK
    Eur J Radiol 49:258-61. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to establish the impact of intravenous glucagon administration (IVGA) upon visualisation of the common bile duct (CBD) and ampulla of Vater during MRCP...
  27. ncbi request reprint A study to evaluate the efficacy of image-guided core biopsy in the diagnosis and management of lymphoma--results in 103 biopsies
    C Vandervelde
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, United Kingdom
    Eur J Radiol 66:107-11. 2008
    ..This is especially relevant for elderly patients and those with poor performance status...
  28. ncbi request reprint An unusual case of dysphagia: ectopic salivary gland pleomorphic adenoma of the parapharyngeal space
    Kwame W Kesse
    Department of Otolaryngology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, East Sussex, United Kingdom
    J Otolaryngol 31:193-5. 2002
  29. ncbi request reprint The role of imaging in the evaluation of parotid disease
    D C Howlett
    Departments of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Eastbourne, U K
    Clin Radiol 57:692-701. 2002
    ..In this review the imaging features of a range of parotid lesions are presented and the roles of ultrasound (US), computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the assessment of parotid disease are discussed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Extracranial internal carotid artery aneurysm presenting as symptomatic hypoglossal and glossopharyngeal nerve paralysis
    L J Wilding
    Department of Radiology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 118:150-2. 2004
    ..This is a case of an internal carotid artery aneurysm presenting acutely following chiropractic neck manipulation with hypoglossal and glossopharyngeal nerve palsy. The imaging findings and subsequent operative management are described...
  31. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided biopsy in the evaluation of focal lesions and diffuse swelling of the parotid gland
    K W Kesse
    Department of Otolaryngology, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Eastbourne, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 40:384-8. 2002
    ..Twenty-six patients avoided an unnecessary operation. The technique is also useful in patients with diffuse enlargement of the parotid gland and provides a core of tissue for accurate assessment of tissue architecture...
  32. doi request reprint The use of ultrasound-guided wire localisation in orthopaedics
    K Chettiar
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Eastbourne, England, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 91:659-61. 2009
    ..In both, surgical localisation was difficult. Peri-operative ultrasound-guided wire localisation was used to guide surgery and minimise tissue damage, thereby optimising the results and recovery of the patient...
  33. ncbi request reprint High resolution ultrasound assessment of the parotid gland
    D C Howlett
    Radiology Department, Eastbourne District General Hospital, Kings Drive, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 2UD, UK
    Br J Radiol 76:271-7. 2003
    ..In this article the sonographic features of a range of parotid pathologies are reviewed and examples illustrated and the role of ultrasound in parotid assessment is discussed...
  34. ncbi request reprint Thyroid cancer management guidelines
    David C Howlett
    Thyroid 16:1326-7. 2006