Sandra Y Lin

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Otolaryngology training programs: resident and faculty perception of the mentorship experience
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Laryngoscope 123:1876-83. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Sublingual immunotherapy for the treatment of allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and asthma: a systematic review
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    JAMA 309:1278-88. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Allergic rhinitis, chronic rhinosinusitis, and symptom severity: a population-based study
    Sandra Y Lin
    Johns Hopkins Sinus Center, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Baltimore, MD
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:51-6. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The safety of multi-dose vials in allergy immunotherapy
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:195-7. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Impact of newly revised sterile medication compounding guidelines USP {797} on allergy vial preparation
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:5-6. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Sublingual immunotherapy
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 44:753-64, x-xi. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint The implications of regulatory guidelines on allergen vial mixing for the practicing otolaryngologist
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:1017-1018. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The implications of regulatory guidelines on allergen vial mixing for the practicing otolaryngologist
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:658-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Relief of upper airway obstruction with mandibular distraction surgery: Long-term quantitative results in young children
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:437-41. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Allergy practice in the academic otolaryngology setting: results of a comprehensive survey
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 601 North Caroline Street 6254, Baltimore, MD 21287 0910, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:25-27. 2006

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Publications42

  1. doi request reprint Otolaryngology training programs: resident and faculty perception of the mentorship experience
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Laryngoscope 123:1876-83. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare faculty and trainees' perceptions of their mentorship experience in otolaryngology training programs in order to identify areas where improvements could yield more productive mentorship...
  2. doi request reprint Sublingual immunotherapy for the treatment of allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and asthma: a systematic review
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    JAMA 309:1278-88. 2013
    ..In the United States, sublingual immunotherapy is not approved by the Food and Drug Administration. However, some US physicians use aqueous allergens, off-label, for sublingual desensitization...
  3. doi request reprint Allergic rhinitis, chronic rhinosinusitis, and symptom severity: a population-based study
    Sandra Y Lin
    Johns Hopkins Sinus Center, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Baltimore, MD
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:51-6. 2012
    ..Frequently, many patients suffer from both disorders. In this study, we evaluated the relationship between AR and chronic rhinosinusitis as far as impact on nasal symptoms in a community-based case-control study of adult nonsmokers...
  4. doi request reprint The safety of multi-dose vials in allergy immunotherapy
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:195-7. 2008
    ..To prospectively evaluate the risks of vial contamination after routine clinical use of multiple-dose vials for immunotherapy...
  5. doi request reprint Impact of newly revised sterile medication compounding guidelines USP {797} on allergy vial preparation
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:5-6. 2008
    ..To highlight newly revised guidelines on sterile medication compounding released by the United States Pharmacopeia (USP 797) in December 2007, and the implications on immunotherapy vial preparation...
  6. doi request reprint Sublingual immunotherapy
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 44:753-64, x-xi. 2011
    ..Further studies will help clarify optimal dosing...
  7. ncbi request reprint The implications of regulatory guidelines on allergen vial mixing for the practicing otolaryngologist
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:1017-1018. 2007
    ..To introduce otolaryngologists to proposed standards regarding allergen vial mixing, to identify clinical implications, and to recommend efforts to address the issue of vial mixing standards...
  8. ncbi request reprint The implications of regulatory guidelines on allergen vial mixing for the practicing otolaryngologist
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:658-9. 2007
    ..To introduce otolaryngologists to proposed standards regarding allergen vial mixing, to identify clinical implications, and to recommend efforts to address the issue of vial mixing standards...
  9. ncbi request reprint Relief of upper airway obstruction with mandibular distraction surgery: Long-term quantitative results in young children
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:437-41. 2006
    ..To evaluate the long-term benefits of mandibular distraction on sleep-related upper airway obstruction in young children with mandibular hypoplasia...
  10. ncbi request reprint Allergy practice in the academic otolaryngology setting: results of a comprehensive survey
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 601 North Caroline Street 6254, Baltimore, MD 21287 0910, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:25-27. 2006
    ..To survey academic otolaryngology centers and obtain information regarding their practice of otolaryngic allergy...
  11. doi request reprint Allergic rhinitis and secondhand tobacco smoke: a population-based study
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins Sinus Center, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 25:e66-71. 2011
    ..In this study, we evaluated the association of SHS and AR in a community-based study of adult nonsmokers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Video-based assessment of operative competency in endoscopic sinus surgery
    Kulsoom Laeeq
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, 601 N Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:234-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility and validity of video-based assessment of endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) skills...
  13. doi request reprint In-training assessment and predictors of competency in endoscopic sinus surgery
    Kulsoom Laeeq
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:2540-5. 2010
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  14. doi request reprint Achievement of competency in endoscopic sinus surgery of otolaryngology residents
    Kulsoom Laeeq
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, U S A
    Laryngoscope 123:2932-4. 2013
    ..The goal of our study is to identify the number of Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (ESS) cases required to obtain competency in ESS, using a previously validated assessment tool...
  15. doi request reprint Secondhand tobacco smoke exposure and chronic rhinosinusitis: a population-based case-control study
    Douglas D Reh
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins Sinus Center, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:562-7. 2009
    ..To address this evidence gap, we evaluated the association of SHS and CRS risk in a community-based case-control study of adult nonsmokers...
  16. doi request reprint Effectiveness of subcutaneous immunotherapy for allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and asthma: a systematic review
    Nkiruka Erekosima
    Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, U S A
    Laryngoscope 124:616-27. 2014
    ..To systematically review the effectiveness and safety of subcutaneous immunotherapy (SCIT) for treatment of allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and asthma, using formulations currently approved in the United States...
  17. doi request reprint Sinonasal epithelial cell expression of Toll-like receptor 9 is elevated in cystic fibrosis-associated chronic rhinosinusitis
    Thuy Anh N Melvin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 27:30-3. 2013
    ..This study compares expression of Toll-like receptor 9 (TLR9), in SNRCs collected from CF subjects with CRS to that of normal control subjects...
  18. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of chronic rhinosinusitis in cystic fibrosis: a systematic review
    Jonathan Liang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 3:814-22. 2013
    ..The objective of this work was to systematically review literature on the effectiveness of surgical management for chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of subcutaneous versus sublingual immunotherapy for the treatment of allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and asthma: a systematic review
    Yohalakshmi Chelladurai
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
    J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 1:361-9. 2013
    ..Allergen-specific immunotherapy is widely used in the management of patients with allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and asthma, but the best route of delivery is unclear...
  20. doi request reprint Directed educational training improves coding and billing skills for residents
    James R Benke
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 77:399-401. 2013
    ..To determine if coding and billing acumen improves after a single directed educational training session...
  21. pmc Allergen-specific immunotherapy for pediatric asthma and rhinoconjunctivitis: a systematic review
    Julia M Kim
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pediatrics 131:1155-67. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to systematically review the evidence regarding the efficacy and safety of SCIT and SLIT for the treatment of pediatric asthma and allergic rhinoconjunctivitis...
  22. doi request reprint Allergic rhinitis is associated with decreased expression of Toll-like receptor 9 by sinonasal epithelial cells
    Thuy Anh N Melvin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 0910, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 1:153-6. 2011
    ..To further investigate in vivo modulation of TLR9 by the local cytokine environment, this study examines TLR9 expression in freshly isolated SNECs from subjects with and without active allergic rhinitis (AR)...
  23. doi request reprint Development and pilot testing of an operative competency assessment tool for pediatric direct laryngoscopy and rigid bronchoscopy
    Stacey L Ishman
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:2294-300. 2010
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Involving stakeholders to optimize a study protocol on secondhand tobacco smoke and chronic rhinosinusitis in adults
    Laili Irani
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:39-44. 2010
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Allergen vial mixing and immunotherapy: Risks of infections and vial contamination
    P Chase Lay
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:243-5. 2007
    ..To study the risks of vial contamination and infection associated with immunotherapy vial mixing and injection...
  26. ncbi request reprint Medical management of chronic rhinosinusitis in cystic fibrosis: a systematic review
    Jonathan Liang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, U S A
    Laryngoscope 124:1308-13. 2014
    ..To systematically review existing literature on the effectiveness of medical management of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients...
  27. doi request reprint The association between allergic rhinitis and sleep-disordered breathing in children: a systematic review
    Sandra Y Lin
    Johns Hopkins Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 3:504-9. 2013
    ..The objective of this work was to systematically review existing literature on the association between allergic rhinitis (AR) and sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) in children...
  28. doi request reprint Development and pilot-testing of a feasible, reliable, and valid operative competency assessment tool for endoscopic sinus surgery
    Sandra Y Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:354-9. 2009
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint American Rhinologic Society member survey on "maximal medical therapy" for chronic rhinosinusitis
    Marc G Dubin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Greater Baltimore Medical Center, Maryland, USA
    Am J Rhinol 21:483-8. 2007
    ..However, this therapy is not consistent. Therefore, as a first step in determining the role of the disparate "maximal medical" treatments for CRS, American Rhinologic Society (ARS) members were surveyed...
  30. doi request reprint Does microtia predict severity of temporal bone CT abnormalities in children with persistent conductive hearing loss?
    Aylin Tekes
    Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287 0842, USA
    J Neuroradiol 40:192-7. 2013
    ..This study aimed to determine the spectrum of temporal bone computed tomography (CT) abnormalities in children with conductive hearing loss (CHL) with and without microtia...
  31. doi request reprint The prevalence of sleepiness and the risk of sleep-disordered breathing in children with positive allergy test
    Stacey L Ishman
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:139-43. 2012
    ..We evaluated the prevalence of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) and sleepiness in children with allergy and compared sleep-specific quality of life measures to those of children without allergy...
  32. doi request reprint Allergic rhinitis patients with recurrent acute sinusitis have increased sinonasal epithelial cell TLR9 expression
    Thuy Anh N Melvin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins Sinus Center, Baltimore, MD 21287 0910, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:659-64. 2010
    ..Pilot study examining toll-like receptor 9 (TLR9) expression by sinonasal epithelial cells in allergic rhinitis (AR) subjects with and without a history of recurrent acute rhinosinusitis (RARS)...
  33. ncbi request reprint The role of secondhand smoke in sinusitis: a systematic review
    Kevin Hur
    Johns Hopkins Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Baltimore, MD
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 4:22-8. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to systematically review existing literature on the association between sinusitis and secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure...
  34. doi request reprint Physician screening and recommendations on secondhand smoke in chronic rhinosinusitis patients
    Carrie L Nieman
    Johns Hopkins Sinus Center, Johns Hopkins Medicine Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Baltimore, MD
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 4:117-23. 2014
    ..However, little is known about the role that physicians play in educating sinusitis patients about this preventable risk. The objective of this study was to characterize physician participation in SHS exposure screening and education...
  35. doi request reprint Use of lean sigma principles in a tertiary care otolaryngology clinic to improve efficiency
    Sandra Y Lin
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
    Laryngoscope 123:2643-8. 2013
    ..The project goals were to decrease overall lead time from patient arrival to start of interaction with care provider, improve on-time starts of patient visits, and decrease excess staff/patient motion...
  36. doi request reprint Treatment and outcomes of chronic rhinosinusitis in children with primary ciliary dyskinesia: where is the evidence? A qualitative systematic review
    David J Mener
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 3:986-91. 2013
    ..Consensus on treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) in children with primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD) is limited. We sought to synthesize the best available evidence pertaining to treatment and outcomes of CRS in children with PCD...
  37. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of subcutaneous versus sublingual immunotherapy for allergic rhinitis: current update
    Yohalakshmi Chelladurai
    aThe Johns Hopkins Evidence Based Practice Center bDepartment of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 22:211-5. 2014
    ..In this current update, we discuss pertinent systematic reviews that have addressed this concern...
  38. doi request reprint The role of secondhand smoke in allergic rhinitis: a systematic review
    Kevin Hur
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 4:110-6. 2014
    ..The objective of this work was to systematically review existing literature on the association between allergic rhinitis (AR) and secondhand smoking (SHS) in children and adults...
  39. doi request reprint Aggressive sinonasal natural killer/T-cell lymphoma with hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis
    Justin H Turner
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 33:188-91. 2012
    ..Left untreated, multi-organ failure and death are common. Prompt diagnosis is essential to the successful management of this disorder and for subsequent recovery...
  40. ncbi request reprint Risks of allergy vial contamination: comparison of mixing in-office versus under ventilation hood
    P Chase Lay
    Department of Surgery Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:364-6. 2008
    ..Compare the risk of bacterial contamination of allergy immunotherapy vials prepared in-office versus those mixed under a ventilation hood...
  41. ncbi request reprint Current practice patterns in tonsillectomy and perioperative care
    Priya Krishna
    Division of Otolaryngology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 68:779-84. 2004
    ..Many options and controversies exist regarding techniques and peri-operative management. The purpose of the study was to examine current practice patterns among otolaryngologists regarding tonsillectomy...
  42. ncbi request reprint Postoperative hemorrhage with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use after tonsillectomy: a meta-analysis
    Srinivasan Krishna
    Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:1086-9. 2003
    ..To use standard meta-analysis techniques to determine the risk of postoperative hemorrhage associated with the use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) after tonsillectomy...