Peter H Hwang

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Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Paranasal sinus mucosal regeneration: the effect of topical retinoic acid
    Mendy S Maccabee
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Am J Rhinol 17:133-7. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Intranasal deposition of nebulized saline: a radionuclide distribution study
    Peter H Hwang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Rhinol 20:255-61. 2006
  3. doi request reprint A 51-year-old woman with acute onset of facial pressure, rhinorrhea, and tooth pain: review of acute rhinosinusitis
    Peter H Hwang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    JAMA 301:1798-807. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Retinoic acid improves ciliogenesis after surgery of the maxillary sinus in rabbits
    Peter H Hwang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:1080-5. 2006
  5. pmc Interrater agreement of nasal endoscopy in patients with a prior history of endoscopic sinus surgery
    Edward D McCoul
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:453-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Expression of dual oxidases and secreted cytokines in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Do Yeon Cho
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 3:376-83. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The effects of retinoic acid on ciliary function of regenerated sinus mucosa
    Vanessa R Erickson
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Rhinol 22:334-6. 2008
  8. pmc Acid and base secretion in freshly excised nasal tissue from cystic fibrosis patients with ΔF508 mutation
    Do Yeon Cho
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 1:123-7. 2011
  9. pmc Proton secretion in freshly excised sinonasal mucosa from asthma and sinusitis patients
    Do Yeon Cho
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:e10-3. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Interrater agreement of nasal endoscopy for chronic rhinosinusitis
    Roheen Raithatha
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:144-50. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Paranasal sinus mucosal regeneration: the effect of topical retinoic acid
    Mendy S Maccabee
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Am J Rhinol 17:133-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effect of topical retinoic acid (vitamin A) on regeneration of paranasal sinus mucosa...
  2. ncbi request reprint Intranasal deposition of nebulized saline: a radionuclide distribution study
    Peter H Hwang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Rhinol 20:255-61. 2006
    ..This pilot study sought to characterize distribution patterns of nebulized and sprayed saline particles in normal subjects and postsurgical sinus patients...
  3. doi request reprint A 51-year-old woman with acute onset of facial pressure, rhinorrhea, and tooth pain: review of acute rhinosinusitis
    Peter H Hwang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    JAMA 301:1798-807. 2009
    ..Complications of sinusitis, though rare, can be serious and require early recognition and treatment...
  4. ncbi request reprint Retinoic acid improves ciliogenesis after surgery of the maxillary sinus in rabbits
    Peter H Hwang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:1080-5. 2006
    ..It is hypothesized that the application of topical retinoic acid will enhance ciliogenesis and improve the morphology of regenerated cilia compared with controls...
  5. pmc Interrater agreement of nasal endoscopy in patients with a prior history of endoscopic sinus surgery
    Edward D McCoul
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:453-9. 2012
    ..However, the objectivity and interrater agreement of the procedure related findings have not been well studied, especially in patients who have previously had sinus surgery...
  6. doi request reprint Expression of dual oxidases and secreted cytokines in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Do Yeon Cho
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 3:376-83. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the molecular expression, function, and regulation of DUOXs in chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS)...
  7. doi request reprint The effects of retinoic acid on ciliary function of regenerated sinus mucosa
    Vanessa R Erickson
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Rhinol 22:334-6. 2008
    ..However, the functional status of the regenerated cilia has not been studied. Our objective was to evaluate the ciliary beat frequency (CBF) of regenerated sinus mucosa treated with topical RA in a rabbit model...
  8. pmc Acid and base secretion in freshly excised nasal tissue from cystic fibrosis patients with ΔF508 mutation
    Do Yeon Cho
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 1:123-7. 2011
    ..This study investigated acid and base secretion in freshly excised human nasal tissues from CF patients homozygous for the ΔF508 mutation...
  9. pmc Proton secretion in freshly excised sinonasal mucosa from asthma and sinusitis patients
    Do Yeon Cho
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:e10-3. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to determine H+ secretion in asthmatic and nonasthmatic patients with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) in freshly excised human sinonasal tissue...
  10. doi request reprint Interrater agreement of nasal endoscopy for chronic rhinosinusitis
    Roheen Raithatha
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:144-50. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the interrater agreement of various categories of nasal endoscopy findings in patients undergoing evaluation for CRS...
  11. pmc Outcomes after middle turbinate resection: revisiting a controversial topic
    Zachary M Soler
    Division of Rhinology and Sinus Surgery, Oregon Sinus Center, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:832-7. 2010
    ..To evaluate differences in endoscopy exam, olfactory function, and quality-of-life (QOL) status after endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) for patients with and without bilateral middle turbinate (BMT) resection...
  12. doi request reprint Integration of patient-specific paranasal sinus computed tomographic data into a virtual surgical environment
    Sachin S Parikh
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5739, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:442-7. 2009
    ..A three-dimensional (3D) visuo-haptic representation of the patient's anatomy may allow for enhanced preoperative planning and rehearsal, with the goal of improving outcomes, decreasing complications, and enhancing technical skills...
  13. pmc Basal lamella relaxing incision improves endoscopic middle meatal access
    Anne E Getz
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 3:231-5. 2013
    ..A novel technique is described that increases middle meatal area and provides more definitive medialization at the outset of FESS...
  14. doi request reprint Correlations between symptoms, nasal endoscopy, and in-office computed tomography in post-surgical chronic rhinosinusitis patients
    William R Ryan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Laryngoscope 121:674-8. 2011
    ..To determine correlations between symptoms, nasal endoscopy findings, and computed tomography (CT) scan findings in post-surgical chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) patients...
  15. doi request reprint Controlled steroid delivery via bioabsorbable stent: safety and performance in a rabbit model
    Peter M M C Li
    The Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:591-6. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to characterize the in vivo drug delivery efficacy and tolerance of this stent in a rabbit model...
  16. doi request reprint Systemic prednisone administration selectively alters granulocyte subsets in nasal polyps from aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease and chronic rhinosinusitis patients
    Justin A Edward
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 3:866-76. 2013
    ..We therefore sought to assess granulocyte subpopulations, and differential effects following prednisone pretreatment, within NPs of CRSwNP and AERD patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation of surgically traumatized paranasal sinus mucosa using retinoic acid
    Man Kit Leung
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Rhinology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Rhinol 21:271-5. 2007
    ..This study evaluated the effect of topical retinoic acid (RA) in rehabilitating deciliated sinus mucosa that has regenerated after surgical stripping...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of topically applied biomaterials on paranasal sinus mucosal healing
    Mendy S Maccabee
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Am J Rhinol 17:203-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effect of topical MeroGel and FloSeal on paranasal sinus mucosal healing in a rabbit model...
  19. doi request reprint The effectiveness of preemptive sphenopalatine ganglion block on postoperative pain and functional outcomes after functional endoscopic sinus surgery
    Do Yeon Cho
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5739, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 1:212-8. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether preemptive SPGB may positively impact postoperative pain and functional outcomes after FESS...
  20. doi request reprint Xylitol nasal irrigation in the management of chronic rhinosinusitis: a pilot study
    Joshua D Weissman
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, California, USA
    Laryngoscope 121:2468-72. 2011
    ..To determine the tolerability of xylitol mixed with water as a nasal irrigant and to evaluate whether xylitol nasal irrigation results in symptomatic improvement of subjects with chronic rhinosinusitis...
  21. doi request reprint Characterization of human upper airway epithelial progenitors
    Dawn T Bravo
    Department of Otolaryngology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 3:841-7. 2013
    ..Herein, we describe our early work to define and characterize a rare population of human nasal epithelial putative progenitors...
  22. doi request reprint Survival outcomes in acute invasive fungal sinusitis: a systematic review and quantitative synthesis of published evidence
    Justin H Turner
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8605, USA
    Laryngoscope 123:1112-8. 2013
    ..The current study systematically reviews and quantitatively synthesizes the published literature to characterize prognostic factors associated with survival...
  23. doi request reprint Low-frequency pulsed ultrasound in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses: a feasibility and distribution study
    Zara M Patel
    Department of Otolaryngology, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:303-8. 2012
    ..This preliminary study was designed to evaluate the safety and feasibility of LFU for use in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses...
  24. doi request reprint Novel effects of statins in enhancing efficacy of chemotherapy in vitro in nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Weihua Wang
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 1:284-9. 2011
    ..However, the effects of statins have not been studied before in NPC. In this in vitro study, we demonstrate a unique property of statins that can enhance the efficacy of cisplatin in NPC...
  25. doi request reprint Interrater reliability of endoscopic parameters following sinus surgery
    Timothy L Smith
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Rhinology, Oregon Health and Science University, School of Medicine, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Laryngoscope 122:230-6. 2012
    ..To determine the interrater reliability of a set of postoperative endoscopic scoring parameters in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis who have undergone endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS)...
  26. doi request reprint Inhibition of inflammatory mediators: role of statins in airway inflammation
    Weihua Wang
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5236, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 144:982-7. 2011
    ..Although upper airway inflammation and chronic sinusitis occur in millions of patients with asthma worldwide, the anti-inflammatory effects of statins in upper airway inflammation have not been previously studied...
  27. doi request reprint Results of endoscopic maxillary mega-antrostomy in recalcitrant maxillary sinusitis
    Do Yeon Cho
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5739, USA
    Am J Rhinol 22:658-62. 2008
    ..This study describes our results of EMMA in recalcitrant maxillary sinusitis...
  28. pmc Characteristics of chloride transport in nasal mucosa from patients with primary ciliary dyskinesia
    Do Yeon Cho
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Laryngoscope 120:1460-4. 2010
    ..This study assessed the cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP)-regulated chloride (Cl) ion transport properties of freshly excised nasal mucosa from PCD compared with normal and chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS)...
  29. doi request reprint Endoscopic approach to the infratemporal fossa for treatment of invasive fungal sinusitis
    Parul Goyal
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, State University of New York Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:100-4. 2009
    ..This article describes a transnasal endoscopic approach to the infratemporal fossa for debridement of invasive fungal sinusitis...
  30. pmc Determinants of outcomes of sinus surgery: a multi-institutional prospective cohort study
    Timothy L Smith
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:55-63. 2010
    ..2) To identify preoperative characteristics that predict clinically significant improvement in quality of life (QOL) after ESS...
  31. pmc Effect of L-ascorbate on chloride transport in freshly excised sinonasal epithelia
    Do Yeon Cho
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:294-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of L-ascorbate on Cl ion transport in freshly excised sinonasal epithelia from normal controls and patients with CRS...
  32. ncbi request reprint Wegener's granulomatosis: current trends in diagnosis and management
    Vanessa R Erickson
    Center for Endoscopic Sinus and Skull Base Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 15:170-6. 2007
    ..To provide an update on diagnostic methods and treatment options for Wegener's granulomatosis and to review common head and neck manifestations of the disease...
  33. ncbi request reprint Image-guided frontal trephination: a minimally invasive approach for hard-to-reach frontal sinus disease
    Mark A Zacharek
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Henry Ford Health Systems, Detroit, MI, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:518-22. 2006
    ..Image-guided frontal trephination (IGFT) can localize pathology and provide excellent exposure. We present 13 patients in whom this technique was applied...
  34. ncbi request reprint Surgical revision of the failed obliterated frontal sinus
    Peter H Hwang
    Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Rhinol 19:425-9. 2005
    ..However, endoscopic techniques may be successful in selected cases. We review our experience in surgical revision of failed frontal obliteration and propose a management algorithm...
  35. ncbi request reprint Radiologic correlates of symptom-based diagnostic criteria for chronic rhinosinusitis
    Peter H Hwang
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:489-96. 2003
    ..In 1997, the Task Force on Rhinosinusitis (TFR) set forth symptom-based diagnostic guidelines for chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS). In the present study, we examined radiologic correlates of the TFR diagnostic criteria for rhinosinusitis...
  36. doi request reprint Mucocele formation under pedicled nasoseptal flap
    Reza Vaezeafshar
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 33:634-6. 2012
    ..Reoperation or mucocele drainage may be necessary if symptomatic or in cases of rapid enlargement...
  37. ncbi request reprint The office management of recalcitrant rhinosinusitis
    Mark A Zacharek
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 Southwest Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 37:365-79. 2004
    ..Until then, a systematic approach to the evaluation of these patients and management with the currently available treatment modalities may help relieve the symptoms in patients with CRS...
  38. ncbi request reprint Outpatient intravenous antibiotics for chronic rhinosinusitis
    Neil D Gross
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Laryngoscope 112:1758-61. 2002
    ..The purpose of the study is to describe indications and complications related to outpatient intravenous antibiotic therapy in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis...
  39. doi request reprint Safety of a preservative-free acidified saline nasal spray: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover clinical trial
    William R Ryan
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:1099-103. 2010
    ..To determine the safety and tolerance of a buffered preservative-free acidified solution as an alternative to standard chemical preservatives to prevent microbial contamination of saline nasal spray...
  40. doi request reprint Endoscopic hydroxyapatite augmentation for patulous eustachian tube
    Reza Vaezeafshar
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    Laryngoscope 124:62-6. 2014
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of endoscopic calcium hydroxyapatite injection in patients with patulous Eustachian tube...
  41. ncbi request reprint Sagittal and coronal dimensions of the ethmoid roof: a radioanatomic study
    Mark A Zacharek
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Am J Rhinol 19:348-52. 2005
    ..With triplanar imaging programs, precise multidimensional measurements of the ethmoid roof are now possible. We present a radioanatomic study to characterize normative sagittal and coronal dimensions of the ethmoid roof...
  42. doi request reprint Effects of sinus surgery on lung transplantation outcomes in cystic fibrosis
    Man Kit Leung
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Am J Rhinol 22:192-6. 2008
    ..This study reviews the 17-year experience of pretransplant sinus surgery among CF patients at a major transplant center...
  43. doi request reprint Targeted endoscopic salvage nasopharyngectomy for recurrent nasopharyngeal carcinoma
    Allen S Ho
    Division of Rhinology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2:166-73. 2012
    ..Targeted endoscopic nasopharyngectomy was evaluated as a viable oncologic alternative to open nasopharyngectomy or radiation for recurrent NPC...
  44. doi request reprint Endoscopic septoplasty
    Anne E Getz
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Oto HNS, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5739, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 16:26-31. 2008
    ..This review highlights endoscopic septoplasty techniques and instrumentation, as well as the indications for and advantages of endoscopic septoplasty as compared with traditional headlight septoplasty...
  45. ncbi request reprint Head and neck manifestations of Wegener's granulomatosis
    Samuel P Gubbels
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 36:685-705. 2003
    ..With appropriate medical and surgical treatment, many patients living with Wegener's granulomatosis can enjoy a good quality of life...
  46. doi request reprint Nasal Microenvironments and Interspecific Interactions Influence Nasal Microbiota Complexity and S. aureus Carriage
    Miling Yan
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Cell Host Microbe 14:631-40. 2013
    ..These results highlight spatial variation in nasal microbial communities and differences in community composition between S. aureus carriers and noncarriers. ..
  47. doi request reprint Nicotine induces resistance to chemotherapy in nasal epithelial cancer
    Tianjie Shen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5236, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:e73-7. 2010
    ..In this study, we sought to determine the effects of nicotine on chemotherapy-induced apoptosis in human NC...
  48. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic resection of sinonasal inverted papilloma: a meta-analysis
    Jose M Busquets
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:476-82. 2006
    ..This study aims to systematically review and integrate the available literature to objectively compare success rates of endoscopic versus nonendoscopic tumor resection techniques...
  49. ncbi request reprint Surgical revision of the post-Caldwell-Luc maxillary sinus
    Joseph K Han
    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Am J Rhinol 19:478-82. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to review our experience in endoscopic versus repeat Caldwell-Luc approaches in patients who have failed Caldwell-Luc surgery for chronic maxillary sinusitis...
  50. ncbi request reprint Perioperative care for advanced rhinology procedures
    Richard R Orlandi
    Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Center for Therapeutic Biomaterials, The University of Utah, 50 North Medical Drive, 3C120, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 39:463-73, viii. 2006
    ..In particular, meticulous postoperative care is essential to successful outcomes. This article reviews aspects of wound healing and perioperative care that can optimize surgical patency and clinical outcome...