Ramon A Franco

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Photochemical repair of vocal fold microflap defects
    Ramon A Franco
    Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Laryngoscope 121:1244-51. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Aminolevulinic acid 585 nm pulsed dye laser photodynamic treatment of laryngeal keratosis with atypia
    Ramon A Franco
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Division of Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:882-7. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Voice and treatment outcome from phonosurgical management of early glottic cancer
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 190:3-20. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Interarytenoid botulinum toxin injection for recalcitrant vocal process granuloma
    Daniel S Fink
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts, U S A
    Laryngoscope 123:3084-7. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Pathology quiz case 1. Osteoma of the larynx
    Ritvik P Mehta
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1390, 1392. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Office-based treatment of glottal dysplasia and papillomatosis with the 585-nm pulsed dye laser and local anesthesia
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 113:265-76. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Laryngeal chondroma
    Ramon A Franco
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston 02114, USA
    J Voice 16:92-5. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Laryngopharyngeal reflux
    Ramon A Franco
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Division of Laryngology, Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Allergy Asthma Proc 27:21-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of treating children with anterior commissure and true vocal fold respiratory papilloma with the 585-nm pulsed-dye laser
    Christopher J Hartnick
    Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston 02114, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:127-30. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint In-office laryngeal surgery with the 585-nm pulsed dye laser
    Ramon A Franco
    Division of Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 15:387-93. 2007

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Photochemical repair of vocal fold microflap defects
    Ramon A Franco
    Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Laryngoscope 121:1244-51. 2011
    ..To bond vocal fold flaps using a sutureless, nonthermal laser-assisted method combining visible light and photosensitizing dyes to produce collagen crosslinks...
  2. ncbi request reprint Aminolevulinic acid 585 nm pulsed dye laser photodynamic treatment of laryngeal keratosis with atypia
    Ramon A Franco
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Division of Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:882-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy (ALA-PDT) with the 585 nm pulsed dye laser...
  3. ncbi request reprint Voice and treatment outcome from phonosurgical management of early glottic cancer
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 190:3-20. 2002
    ..These favorable results are based on establishing aerodynamic glottal competency and preserving the layered microstructure of noncancerous glottal tissue...
  4. doi request reprint Interarytenoid botulinum toxin injection for recalcitrant vocal process granuloma
    Daniel S Fink
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts, U S A
    Laryngoscope 123:3084-7. 2013
    ..This study evaluated the efficacy of botulinum toxin type A injected into the interarytenoid muscle to treat recalcitrant vocal process granulomas...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pathology quiz case 1. Osteoma of the larynx
    Ritvik P Mehta
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1390, 1392. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Office-based treatment of glottal dysplasia and papillomatosis with the 585-nm pulsed dye laser and local anesthesia
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 113:265-76. 2004
    ..Furthermore, this relatively safe, effective technique allowed for treatment of many patients (in a clinic setting) in whom classic surgery-related morbidity would have often delayed intervention...
  7. ncbi request reprint Laryngeal chondroma
    Ramon A Franco
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston 02114, USA
    J Voice 16:92-5. 2002
    ..Although significant recurrence rates have been reported, there is not a significant difference between initial conservative therapy followed by salvage therapy versus initial radical therapy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Laryngopharyngeal reflux
    Ramon A Franco
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Division of Laryngology, Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Allergy Asthma Proc 27:21-5. 2006
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  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of treating children with anterior commissure and true vocal fold respiratory papilloma with the 585-nm pulsed-dye laser
    Christopher J Hartnick
    Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston 02114, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:127-30. 2007
    ..To report preliminary results regarding the safety and efficacy of the 585-nm pulsed-dye laser (PDL) for the treatment of juvenile-onset recurrent respiratory papillomatosis (JORRP) in the pediatric population...
  10. ncbi request reprint In-office laryngeal surgery with the 585-nm pulsed dye laser
    Ramon A Franco
    Division of Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 15:387-93. 2007
    ..To describe the current support in the literature for in-office surgery using the 585-nm pulsed dye laser...
  11. ncbi request reprint Ultrastructural evaluation of 585-nm pulsed-dye laser-treated glottal dysplasia
    Carlos Ayala
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Division of Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Voice 21:119-26. 2007
    ..To describe the ultrastructural changes occurring within pulsed-dye laser (PDL)-treated glottal tissues...
  12. doi request reprint Voice outcomes after endoscopic injection laryngoplasty with hyaluronic acid stabilized gel
    Phillip C Song
    Division of Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:S199. 2010
    ..The goal of this study was evaluate the safety and efficacy of cross-linked hyaluronic acid (Restylane) for office-based injection laryngoplasty for the treatment of vocal fold (VF) immobility...
  13. doi request reprint Aerodynamic and acoustic characteristics of voice before and after adduction arytenopexy and medialization laryngoplasty with GORE-TEX in patients with unilateral vocal fold immobility
    Ramon A Franco
    Division of Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Voice 23:261-7. 2009
    ..Patient surveys may be the best means of gauging surgical success...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pathology quiz case 2. Angiomyoma of the larynx
    Ritvik P Mehta
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:889, 890-1. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint 585-nm pulsed dye laser treatment of glottal papillomatosis
    Ramon A Franco
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 111:486-92. 2002
    ..Since the lesions involute without complete resection of the diseased epithelium, the anterior commissure can be treated to minimize the number of procedures. To study patterns of recurrence will require longer follow-up...
  16. ncbi request reprint 585-nm pulsed dye laser treatment of glottal dysplasia
    Ramon A Franco
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:751-8. 2003
    ..In this initial trial, the PDL provided relatively safe and effective treatment for glottal dysplasia. Analysis of patterns of recurrence will require longer follow-up...
  17. ncbi request reprint Common diagnoses and treatments in professional voice users
    Ramon A Franco
    Division of Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 40:1025-61, vii. 2007
    ..Emphasis is placed on gaining insight into the "whole" patient so that individualized management plans can be developed. Videos of select diagnoses accompany this content online...