Steven M Zeitels

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Laser applications in laryngology: past, present, and future
    Steven M Zeitels
    Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, One Bowdoin Square, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 39:159-72. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Office-based 532-nm pulsed KTP laser treatment of glottal papillomatosis and dysplasia
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, and the Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:679-85. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Adduction arytenopexy for vocal fold paralysis: indications and technique
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Laryngol Otol 118:508-16. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Office-based laryngeal laser surgery with the 532-nm pulsed-potassium-titanyl-phosphate laser
    Steven M Zeitels
    Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 15:394-400. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Office-based laryngeal laser surgery with local anesthesia
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 15:141-7. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Modulation of vocal fold scar fibroblasts by adipose-derived stem/stromal cells
    Yoshihiko Kumai
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:330-7. 2010
  7. pmc High-speed videoendoscopic analysis of relationships between cepstral-based acoustic measures and voice production mechanisms in patients undergoing phonomicrosurgery
    Daryush D Mehta
    Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 121:341-7. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Modification and testing of a pneumatic dispensing device for controlled delivery of injectable materials
    James T Heaton
    Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Laryngoscope 122:2023-8. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Microlaryngoscopic and office-based injection of bevacizumab (Avastin) to enhance 532-nm pulsed KTP laser treatment of glottal papillomatosis
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 201:1-13. 2009
  10. 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

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Publications86

  1. ncbi request reprint Laser applications in laryngology: past, present, and future
    Steven M Zeitels
    Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, One Bowdoin Square, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 39:159-72. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Office-based 532-nm pulsed KTP laser treatment of glottal papillomatosis and dysplasia
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, and the Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:679-85. 2006
    ..To further develop this concept and address the limitations of the PDL, we used a 532-nm pulsed potassium titanyl phosphate (KTP) laser...
  3. ncbi request reprint Adduction arytenopexy for vocal fold paralysis: indications and technique
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Laryngol Otol 118:508-16. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Office-based laryngeal laser surgery with the 532-nm pulsed-potassium-titanyl-phosphate laser
    Steven M Zeitels
    Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 15:394-400. 2007
    ..The 532-nm pulsed-potassium-titanyl-phosphate laser has become our laser of choice in treating vocal-fold lesions and diseases for a number of transparent and practical reasons...
  5. ncbi request reprint Office-based laryngeal laser surgery with local anesthesia
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 15:141-7. 2007
    ..This style of minimally invasive surgery is becoming increasingly popular in the United States and abroad...
  6. doi request reprint Modulation of vocal fold scar fibroblasts by adipose-derived stem/stromal cells
    Yoshihiko Kumai
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:330-7. 2010
    ..To explore whether adipose-derived stem/stromal cells (ASCs) have therapeutic potential for treating scarred superficial lamina propria through the effects of secreted hepatocyte growth factor (HGF) on scar fibroblasts...
  7. pmc High-speed videoendoscopic analysis of relationships between cepstral-based acoustic measures and voice production mechanisms in patients undergoing phonomicrosurgery
    Daryush D Mehta
    Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 121:341-7. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Modification and testing of a pneumatic dispensing device for controlled delivery of injectable materials
    James T Heaton
    Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Laryngoscope 122:2023-8. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Microlaryngoscopic and office-based injection of bevacizumab (Avastin) to enhance 532-nm pulsed KTP laser treatment of glottal papillomatosis
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 201:1-13. 2009
    ..Therefore, sublesional injections of the antiangiogenic agent bevacizumab (Avastin) were given to assess the effect on disease recurrence and phonatory function...
  10. 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint Voice outcomes for photoangiolytic KTP laser treatment of early glottic cancer
    Aaron D Friedman
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 122:151-8. 2013
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Three-dimensional hydrogel model using adipose-derived stem cells for vocal fold augmentation
    Hyoungshin Park
    Department of Surgery, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Tissue Eng Part A 16:535-43. 2010
    ..In particular, cogels of HA or collagen with fibrin enhanced proliferation, differentiation, and elastin expression...
  13. ncbi request reprint 532 nm pulsed potassium-titanyl-phosphate laser treatment of laryngeal papillomatosis under general anesthesia
    James A Burns
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:1500-4. 2007
    ..This investigation provides the first report of the pulsed-KTP laser during microlaryngoscopy under general anesthesia...
  14. doi request reprint Polarization-sensitive optical coherence tomography imaging of benign and malignant laryngeal lesions: an in vivo study
    James A Burns
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 145:91-9. 2011
    ..STUDY DESIGN. Prospective clinical trial...
  15. ncbi request reprint Novel device for tissue cooling during endoscopic laryngeal laser surgery: thermal damage study in an ex vivo calf model
    Hae Jin Koo
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, and the Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 121:485-9. 2012
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Local injection of bevacizumab (Avastin) and angiolytic KTP laser treatment of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis of the vocal folds: a prospective study
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, and the Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation the Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 120:627-34. 2011
    ..Since bevacizumab is a new therapeutic modality for RRP, there were also primary safety objectives to determine whether there was a pegative impact on the voice and whether there were local or systemic complications...
  17. doi request reprint Crosstalk between adipose-derived stem/stromal cells and vocal fold fibroblasts in vitro
    Yoshihiko Kumai
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:799-805. 2009
    ..To explore adipose-derived stem cell/fibroblast interactions as a potential remodeling pathway for vocal fold scar...
  18. ncbi request reprint Office-based and microlaryngeal applications of a fiber-based thulium laser
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:891-6. 2006
    ..It produces a continuous-wave beam with a wavelength of 2013 nm and a target chromophore of water. This new laser functions similarly to a CO2 laser with the benefit of being delivered through a small glass fiber (0.365 to 0.550 mm)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of 532 nm pulsed-KTP laser parameters on vessel ablation in the avian chorioallantoic membrane: implications for vocal fold mucosa
    Matthew S Broadhurst
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:220-5. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint A new instrument for intraoperative assessment of individual vocal folds
    James T Heaton
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:1223-9. 2005
    ..We therefore developed and bench-tested a new device we refer to as the aerodynamic vocal fold driver (AVFD)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Thermal damage during thulium laser dissection of laryngeal soft tissue is reduced with air cooling: ex vivo calf model study
    James A Burns
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:853-7. 2007
    ..This study investigated temperature changes and thermal trauma during thulium laser dissection of laryngeal tissue, with and without air cooling, in an ex vivo model...
  22. pmc Voice production mechanisms following phonosurgical treatment of early glottic cancer
    Daryush D Mehta
    Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 119:1-9. 2010
    ..Stroboscopic assessment is inadequate for this purpose...
  23. ncbi request reprint Phonomicrosurgery in singers and performing artists: treatment outcomes, management theories, and future directions
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 190:21-40. 2002
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a flexible laryngoscope with calibrated sizing function to intraoperative measurements
    James B Kobler
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:733-40. 2006
    ..The objectives were to assess the clinical performance and accuracy of a prototype fiberoptic transnasal laryngeal endoscope with an auxiliary optical system that allows images to be spatially calibrated...
  25. pmc Electromyographic control of a hands-free electrolarynx using neck strap muscles
    Heather L Kubert
    Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Boston, MA, USA
    J Commun Disord 42:211-25. 2009
    ..Neck strap muscles have activation patterns capable of simple alaryngeal voice control without requiring RLN transfer...
  26. ncbi request reprint Foresight in laryngology and laryngeal surgery: a 2020 vision
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 198:2-16. 2007
    ..We hope that aspiring laryngeal surgeons will find elements of this discussion valuable for devising a strategic roadmap for research initiatives in laryngology and laryngeal surgery...
  27. ncbi request reprint Chick chorioallantoic membrane as a model for simulating human true vocal folds
    Matthew S Broadhurst
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:917-21. 2007
    ..To characterize this model, we compared measurements of vessel diameters to superficial vessels in human vocal folds...
  28. ncbi request reprint Photoangiolytic laser treatment of early glottic cancer: a new management strategy
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 199:3-24. 2008
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Salvage endoscopic angiolytic KTP laser treatment of early glottic cancer after failed radiotherapy
    Anca M Barbu
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 122:235-9. 2013
    ..Given our success with endoscopic angiolytic KTP laser treatment of previously nonirradiated T1 and T2 glottic cancers, we examined our results from treating similar-sized lesions after failed radiotherapy...
  30. ncbi request reprint Aortic homograft reconstruction of partial laryngectomy defects: a new technique
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 121:301-6. 2012
    ..We sought to identify a new reconstructive technique that would provide an alternative to total laryngectomy in as many patients as possible...
  31. doi request reprint Predicting clinical efficacy of photoangiolytic and cutting/ablating lasers using the chick chorioallantoic membrane model: implications for endoscopic voice surgery
    James A Burns
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:1109-24. 2008
    ..Such information is essential for optimizing the effectiveness of lasers in treating laryngeal pathology while preserving vocal function...
  32. ncbi request reprint Imaging the human vocal folds in vivo with optical coherence tomography: a preliminary experience
    Adam M Klein
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:277-84. 2006
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Safety and dosing of bevacizumab (avastin) for the treatment of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis
    Simon R Best
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 121:587-93. 2012
    ..The primary objective of this study was to report on the safety of increased doses of bevacizumab for the treatment of RRP...
  34. doi request reprint Real-time tracking of vocal fold injections with optical coherence tomography
    James A Burns
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:2182-6. 2009
    ..Using OCT both to delineate the depth of subepithelial injections real-time and to serially image the implant over time would be valuable, and has not been demonstrated previously...
  35. ncbi request reprint Medialization laryngoplasty with Gore-Tex for voice restoration secondary to glottal incompetence: indications and observations
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:180-4. 2003
    ..There was superior ease in handling, placement, and in vivo adjustability...
  36. ncbi request reprint Pulsed angiolytic laser treatment of ectasias and varices in singers
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:571-80. 2006
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Cooling the "oven": a temperature study of air and glottal tissue during laser surgery in an ex vivo calf larynx model
    James A Burns
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 119:684-9. 2010
    ..We report the effects of cooling on air and tissue temperatures that occurred during simulated laryngeal laser surgery with KTP and thulium lasers in an ex vivo calf model...
  38. ncbi request reprint Hypopharyngeal extrusion of 2.5 feet (76 cm) of polytetrafluoroethylene (Gore-Tex): initial laser-assisted office-based removal and micropharyngeal completion
    Steven Feinberg
    Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, One Bowdoin Square, 11th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 119:573-7. 2010
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Quantitative and comparative studies of the vocal fold extracellular matrix II: collagen
    Mariah S Hahn
    Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:225-32. 2006
    ..This study examines the collagen content and turnover in the midmembranous vocal fold laminae propriae (LPs) of humans, dogs, pigs, and ferrets...
  40. 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...
  41. ncbi request reprint Function preservation surgery in patients with chondrosarcoma of the cricoid cartilage
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 120:603-7. 2011
    ..Surgeons should carefully modify the core principles of epithelial cancer surgery techniques, adjusting to the different biological behavior of laryngeal chondrosarcomas...
  42. ncbi request reprint Carbon dioxide laser fiber for laryngeal cancer surgery
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, One Bowdoin Square, 11th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:535-41. 2006
    ..However, dissection is limited to mirror-reflected line-of-sight delivery of the laser. A recently developed flexible, hollow photonic bandgap fiber (PBF) appears to offer advantages in endolaryngeal dissection...
  43. doi request reprint Comparison of effects of 2 harvesting methods on fat autograft
    Hyoungshin Park
    Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:1493-9. 2008
    ..Considering this, we compared viability of fat tissues obtained by these two techniques. We also examined whether basic fibroblast growth factor (bFGF) would increase cell proliferation in samples harvested by these methods...
  44. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic measurement of vocal fold movement during adduction and abduction
    Seth H Dailey
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Division of Otolaryngology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:178-83. 2005
    ..Because these gestures reflect neuromuscular function, cartilage geometry, and joint mobility, objective measurement might improve assessment and treatment of patients with neuromuscular or structural disease...
  45. ncbi request reprint Initial anatomic geographic presentation of glottal dysplasia
    Yonatan Lahav
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 118:321-5. 2009
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Technique of en block laser endoscopic frontolateral laryngectomy for glottic cancer
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:175-80. 2004
    ..The nuances of en block endoscopic frontolateral laryngectomy are presented with the hope that more surgeons will adopt this philosophy as an aspect of their armamentarium...
  47. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on adipose-derived stem/stromal cells as potential treatment for scarred vocal folds: opportunity and challenges
    Yoshihiko Kumai
    Department of Surgery Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Curr Stem Cell Res Ther 5:175-81. 2010
    ..The roles of stem cell-derived cytokines in paracrine signaling need to be further explored at a cellular level in vitro, and then extended to in vivo experiments...
  48. ncbi request reprint Posterior glottic diastasis: mechanically deceptive and often overlooked
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 120:71-80. 2011
    ..The initial experience with surgical reconstruction is preliminary, but encouraging...
  49. ncbi request reprint Subepithelial vocal fold infusion: a useful diagnostic and therapeutic technique
    James A Burns
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 121:224-30. 2012
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to examine the indications, methods, and benefits of subepithelial infusion of saline solution as an adjunct technique during phonomicrosurgery...
  50. doi request reprint Early versus late injection medialization for unilateral vocal cord paralysis
    Aaron D Friedman
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:2042-6. 2010
    ..late (>6 months) injection medialization laryngoplasty impacts the need for subsequent open-neck reconstruction to restore vocal function in patients with unilateral vocal cord paralysis...
  51. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory monitoring of disordered voices
    Robert E Hillman
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, MGH Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, One Bowdoin Square, Ilth Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:795-801. 2006
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Suspension laryngoscopy revisited
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, and Division of Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 113:16-22. 2004
    ..A prospective assessment of 120 cases revealed effective use of suspension laryngoscopy in all. We believe that only a minority of surgeons has actually seen true suspension laryngoscopy and that its merits are worthy of reexamination...
  53. 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...
  54. ncbi request reprint The evaluation of benign glottic lesions: rigid telescopic stroboscopy versus suspension microlaryngoscopy
    Seth H Dailey
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    J Voice 21:112-8. 2007
    ..4) Microlaryngoscopy is the final diagnostic step in the evaluation of glottic pathology. Meticulous inspection and palpation of the glottis are recommended during SML...
  55. ncbi request reprint Laryngology and phonosurgery
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:882-92. 2003
  56. ncbi request reprint Microstereo-laryngoscopic lipoinjection: practical considerations
    James A Burns
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Division of Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, U S A
    Laryngoscope 114:1864-7. 2004
  57. ncbi request reprint Optimizing voice after endoscopic partial laryngectomy
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 37:627-36. 2004
    ..These favorable results are based on the fact that after effective glottal closure is achieved through the reconstruction, the primary oscillator is the layered microstructure of noncancerous glottal tissue...
  58. ncbi request reprint Quantitative and comparative studies of the vocal fold extracellular matrix. I: Elastic fibers and hyaluronic acid
    Mariah S Hahn
    Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:156-64. 2006
    ..This study examines the elastic fiber and hyaluronic acid (HA) content of the midmembranous vocal fold laminae propriae (LPs) of humans, dogs, pigs, and ferrets...
  59. doi request reprint Pulsed potassium-titanyl-phosphate laser photoangiolytic treatment of mucosal squamous cell carcinoma in the hamster cheek pouch
    James A Burns
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 121:942-6. 2011
    ..This study tests the efficacy of photoangiolysis with the KTP laser in treating squamous cell carcinoma in an established animal model...
  60. pmc Dynamic imaging of vocal fold oscillation with four-dimensional optical coherence tomography
    James B Kobler
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:1354-62. 2010
    ..If feasible, this approach could be a useful research tool and spur development of new clinical instrumentation...
  61. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic laser resection of laryngeal cancer: is it oncologically safe? Position statement from the American Broncho-Esophagological Association
    James A Burns
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 118:399-404. 2009
    ..Specific contraindications for supraglottic cancer include bilateral arytenoid involvement and direct extension into the neck...
  62. ncbi request reprint Assessment of canine vocal fold function after injection of a new biomaterial designed to treat phonatory mucosal scarring
    Sandeep S Karajanagi
    Department of Surgery, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 120:175-84. 2011
    ..By using a US Food and Drug Administration-approved polymer, polyethylene glycol (PEG), we created a novel hydrogel (PEG30) and investigated its effects on multiple vocal fold structural and functional parameters...
  63. ncbi request reprint Surface electromyographic activity in total laryngectomy patients following laryngeal nerve transfer to neck strap muscles
    James T Heaton
    W M Keck Foundation Neural Prosthesis Research Center, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 113:754-64. 2004
    ..The results show that neck surface electromyography is an effective control source for hands-free electrolarynx activation, and that RLN transfer may provide the best approach for obtaining phonation-related activity...
  64. ncbi request reprint Pediatric video laryngo-stroboscopy
    Christopher J Hartnick
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114 3914, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 69:215-9. 2005
    ..However, flexible laryngoscopy is readily performed in newborns and young children. This paper describes the use of a new trans-nasal, digital flexible laryngoscope, which allows for laryngo-stroboscopy in children...
  65. ncbi request reprint Imaging the mucosa of the human vocal fold with optical coherence tomography
    James A Burns
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 114:671-6. 2005
    ..Optical coherence tomography (OCT), a noncontact, noninvasive technology that provides cross-sectional images by means of backscattered light, offers the potential for delineating these layers in vivo...
  66. ncbi request reprint Measurement of vocal fold collision forces during phonation: methods and preliminary data
    Heather E Gunter
    Harvard University and Harvard MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 48:567-76. 2005
    ..Sensor modifications are proposed so that it can be used to reliably estimate collision force in individuals with 2 vibrating vocal folds and with changing vocal tract conformations...
  67. ncbi request reprint Recurrent laryngeal nerve injuries after esophagectomy
    Cameron D Wright
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Thorac Surg Clin 16:23-33, v. 2006
    ..Early treatment may include supportive care with a speech pathologist or injection of the vocal-cord with temporary material to improve glottic closure. Definitive treatment can best be performed by medialization thyroplasty...
  68. doi request reprint Malignant transformation of a highly aggressive human papillomavirus type 11-associated recurrent respiratory papillomatosis
    Harrison W Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 31:291-6. 2010
    ..The objective is to present an uncommon case of squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) arising from extensive recurrent respiratory papillomatosis (RRP) involving the upper and lower airway and temporal bone...
  69. ncbi request reprint Office-based pulsed dye laser treatment for hemorrhagic telangiectasias and epistaxis
    Christopher J Hartnick
    Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 113:1085-7. 2003
  70. ncbi request reprint A laryngeal dissection station: educational paradigms in phonosurgery
    Seth H Dailey
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Division of Otolaryngology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:878-82. 2004
    ..Finally, many teaching programs do not have a high volume of these procedures, and there is a significant need to transmit this information in continuing education courses...
  71. pmc Indirect low-intensity ultrasonic stimulation for tissue engineering
    Hyoungshin Park
    Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Tissue Eng 2010:973530. 2010
    ..Our data suggests that LIUS could be a useful modality for improving graft survival in vivo...
  72. ncbi request reprint Management of common voice problems: Committee report
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, and the Division of Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:333-48. 2002
    ..This report provides the reader with a state-of-the-art update on a number of common voice problems that require phonosurgical intervention...
  73. ncbi request reprint Chevalier Jackson lecture 2006. Concepts and culture of innovation
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Center for Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:479-82. 2007
  74. 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...
  75. ncbi request reprint Staged closure of tracheogastrocutaneous fistula after esophagectomy for infiltrative granular cell tumor
    Robert Merritt
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:805-7. 2007
  76. ncbi request reprint Measurements of vocal fold elasticity using the linear skin rheometer
    Markus M Hess
    Department of Phoniatrics and Pediatric Audiology, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 58:207-16. 2006
    ..A series of studies was performed on animal and human excised larynges to determine if the LSR technique can be applied to the vocal fold...
  77. ncbi request reprint Evolution of laryngeal cancer surgery
    Alfio Ferlito
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Udine, Italy
    Acta Otolaryngol 122:665-72. 2002
  78. ncbi request reprint Microflap laryngosplasty for treating an anterior-commissure web with papillomatosis
    Lee M Akst
    Department of Otolaryngology, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:1496-9. 2007
  79. doi request reprint Re: prospective trial of voice outcomes after thyroidectomy: evaluation of patient-reported and clinician-determined voice assessments in identifying post-thyroidectomy dysphonia
    Steven M Zeitels
    Surgery 143:822-3. 2008
  80. ncbi request reprint Laryngeal dysplasia and other epithelial changes on endoscopic biopsy: what does it all mean to the individual patient?
    Kenneth O Devaney
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 66:1-4. 2004
  81. doi request reprint Imaging of the calf vocal fold with high-frequency ultrasound
    Conor J Walsh
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Harvard MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:1894-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the ability of high-frequency ultrasound to image vocal fold anatomy and injected biomaterials...
  82. ncbi request reprint Effects of growth factors on extracellular matrix production by vocal fold fibroblasts in 3-dimensional culture
    Ying Luo
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Tissue Eng 12:3365-74. 2006
    ..The results also suggest that multiple growth factors might be employed sequentially or in combination to program the makeup of cell-hydrogel constructs for vocal fold tissue repair...
  83. ncbi request reprint Experience with office-based pulsed-dye laser (PDL) treatment
    Steven M Zeitels
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:317-8. 2007
  84. ncbi request reprint Hyaluronic acid-based microgels and microgel networks for vocal fold regeneration
    Xinqiao Jia
    Department of Materials Science and Engineering, 201 DuPont Hall, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware 19716, USA
    Biomacromolecules 7:3336-44. 2006
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  85. ncbi request reprint Midmembranous vocal fold lamina propria proteoglycans across selected species
    Mariah S Hahn
    Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 114:451-62. 2005
    ..We examined the proteoglycan (PG) and associated sulfated glycosaminoglycan (GAG) content of the midmembranous vocal fold lamina propria (LP) of humans, dogs, pigs, and ferrets...
  86. ncbi request reprint Collagen composite hydrogels for vocal fold lamina propria restoration
    Mariah S Hahn
    Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Biomaterials 27:1104-9. 2006
    ..Collagen-alginate hydrogels appear to be promising materials for VF restoration, warranting further investigation...