Glenn Isaacson

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Affiliation: Temple University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric tonsillectomy: an evidence-based approach
    Glenn Isaacson
    Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Pediatric, Temple University School of Medicine, 3400 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA Electronic address
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 47:673-90. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Framework for advancing otolaryngology: head and neck surgery in Ethiopia
    Glenn Isaacson
    Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 151:634-7. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Tonsillectomy care for the pediatrician
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, 1077 Rydal Rd, Suite 201, Rydal, PA 19046, USA
    Pediatrics 130:324-34. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Linezolid for tympanostomy tube otorrhea caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and multiple drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae
    Glenn Isaacson
    Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:647-51. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Six Sigma tympanostomy tube insertion: achieving the highest safety levels during residency training
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:353-7. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Avoiding airway obstruction after pediatric adenotonsillectomy
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:803-6. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Surgical missions to developing countries: Ethical conflicts
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:476-9. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Staged tympanostomy tube placement facilitates pediatric cholesteatoma management
    Darryl T Mueller
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, 3400 North Broad Street, Kresge West Building, Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19140, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:167-71. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Intracapsular vs. extracapsular tonsillectomy: a comparison of pain
    Michael S Cohen
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University Children s Medical Center, School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:1855-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Oxymetazoline is equivalent to ciprofloxacin in preventing postoperative otorrhea or tympanostomy tube obstruction
    Veena V Kumar
    Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:363-5. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric tonsillectomy: an evidence-based approach
    Glenn Isaacson
    Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Pediatric, Temple University School of Medicine, 3400 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA Electronic address
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 47:673-90. 2014
    ..Finally, it discusses areas of uncertainty in the field and opportunity for future improvement. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Framework for advancing otolaryngology: head and neck surgery in Ethiopia
    Glenn Isaacson
    Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 151:634-7. 2014
    ..It recognizes the limitations of the current didactic paradigm and aims to use available domestic and international resources to improve the quality and availability of head and neck surgical and medical services...
  3. ncbi request reprint Tonsillectomy care for the pediatrician
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, 1077 Rydal Rd, Suite 201, Rydal, PA 19046, USA
    Pediatrics 130:324-34. 2012
    ..It will describe the different tonsillectomy operations, discuss patterns of normal healing, and review management of pain and posttonsillectomy hemorrhage to form a foundation for improved pediatric care...
  4. ncbi request reprint Linezolid for tympanostomy tube otorrhea caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and multiple drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae
    Glenn Isaacson
    Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:647-51. 2008
    ..To describe a consecutive series of children with refractory tympanostomy tube otorrhea treated with linezolid and document its clinical effectiveness and adverse effects...
  5. ncbi request reprint Six Sigma tympanostomy tube insertion: achieving the highest safety levels during residency training
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:353-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate a protocol designed to avoid complications during tympanostomy tube insertion by residents...
  6. ncbi request reprint Avoiding airway obstruction after pediatric adenotonsillectomy
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:803-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of a protocol designed to prevent post-adenotonsillectomy airway obstruction in small children with obstructive sleep apnea...
  7. ncbi request reprint Surgical missions to developing countries: Ethical conflicts
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 143:476-9. 2010
    ..We address some of the ethical dilemmas intrinsic to international surgical missions and discuss how we might redirect our resources to provide better care to more people...
  8. ncbi request reprint Staged tympanostomy tube placement facilitates pediatric cholesteatoma management
    Darryl T Mueller
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, 3400 North Broad Street, Kresge West Building, Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19140, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:167-71. 2008
    ..Evaluate results of middle ear ventilation with or without adenoidectomy prior to definitive cholesteatoma surgery in children with concomitant middle ear effusion...
  9. ncbi request reprint Intracapsular vs. extracapsular tonsillectomy: a comparison of pain
    Michael S Cohen
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University Children s Medical Center, School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:1855-8. 2007
    ..To measure differences in postoperative pain in children undergoing intracapsular tonsillectomy vs. extracapsular tonsillectomy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Oxymetazoline is equivalent to ciprofloxacin in preventing postoperative otorrhea or tympanostomy tube obstruction
    Veena V Kumar
    Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:363-5. 2005
    ..To compare the effectiveness of ciprofloxacin and oxymetazoline solutions instilled after tympanostomy tube placement in the prevention of postoperative otorrhea and tube occlusion...
  11. ncbi request reprint Failed tube extrusion is not a random event in children or their siblings
    Roya Azadarmaki
    Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:1248-52. 2008
    ..We undertook this study to validate or disprove this impression. Such information may shed light on the physiology of tube extrusion and may help better define the risks of tympanostomy tube placement...
  12. ncbi request reprint More than a surgical mission--pediatric Otolaryngology in Ethiopia
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:1018-9. 2011
    ..Improving the quality of pediatric healthcare in the developing world poses some formidable challenges. Surgical missions aim to improve the lot of individual children, but do little to alter the wellness of the majority...
  13. ncbi request reprint The mechanical reduction of early acquired cholesteatomas in children: indications and limitations
    Eric R Grimes
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 85:252, 254, 256. 2006
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  14. ncbi request reprint Inside-out complete tonsillectomy: extended intracapsular tonsillectomy for severe sore throat
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Temple University Children s Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 114:757-61. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of pediatric cholesteatoma
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology, Temple University School of Medicine, 3400 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Pediatrics 120:603-8. 2007
    ..This article presents information and images to aid the general pediatrician in the early recognition of cholesteatomas, both congenital and acquired, in hopes of improving the outcome for children with this treatable disorder...
  16. ncbi request reprint Why don't those ear drops work for my patients?
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Temple University Children s Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1252-3. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint An approach to congenital malformations of the head and neck
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, 3400 North Broad Street, 1st Floor Kresge West, Philadelphia, PA 19140 5199, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 40:1-8, v. 2007
    ..The article describes the dysmorphologist's approach to the child with one or more anomalies and provides a glimpse into the future of human genetics...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pediatric epiglottitis caused by group G beta-hemolytic Streptococcus
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, First Floor Kresge, 3400 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:846-7. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint Pseudoaneurysms of the superficial temporal artery: treatment options
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine and Temple University Children s Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:1000-4. 2004
    ..We describe their clinical presentation and differential diagnosis and compare several treatment options...
  20. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic anatomy of the pediatric middle ear
    Glenn Isaacson
    Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Pediatrics, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 150:6-15. 2014
    ..Understanding the limits and possibilities afforded by new endoscopic technologies, the pediatric otologist can strive for results matching or exceeding those achieved by more invasive surgical approaches. ..
  21. ncbi request reprint Tonsillectomy healing
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19046, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 121:645-9. 2012
    ..We performed a prospective observation study in an outpatient surgical and office setting to compare human post-tonsillectomy healing to human cutaneous wound healing and to established animal models of oral healing...
  22. ncbi request reprint Oxymetazoline solutions inhibit middle ear pathogens and are not ototoxic
    Glenn Isaacson
    Dept of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, 3400 North Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 114:645-51. 2005
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  23. ncbi request reprint Developmental anatomy of the tonsil and its implications for intracapsular tonsillectomy
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Pediatrics, Temple University School of Medicine, Temple University Children s Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:89-96. 2008
    ..To describe the developmental anatomy of the human tonsil from the embryonic period through adulthood and to use this information to define the applicability of intracapsular tonsillectomy in the management of disease...
  24. ncbi request reprint Recurrent pneumoparotid: cause and treatment
    Sehjin Han
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:758-61. 2004
    ..To document the etiology and successful treatment of severe recurrent pneumoparotid...
  25. ncbi request reprint Metastatic intracranial abscesses of bronchopulmonary origin
    Anurag Agarwal
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine and Temple University Children s Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:277-80. 2003
    ..Its presentation and endoscopic appearance and the microbiology of the abscesses are detailed. The detection of bacteria of respiratory origin should lead to a search for a bronchopulmonary source of contamination...
  26. ncbi request reprint Two-stage removal of an impacted foreign body with an epoxied anchor
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Temple University Children s Medical Center, Kresge West, First Floor, 3400 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:777-9. 2003
    ..It was extracted successfully after attachment of a specially formed metal anchor with epoxy glue. The technique of and rationale for this approach are discussed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Superstition and post-tonsillectomy hemorrhage
    Veena V Kumar
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine and the Temple University Children s Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:2031-3. 2004
    ..The objective was to determine whether post-tonsillectomy hemorrhages occur more frequently in redheaded children, in patterns of threes, on Friday-the-13th days, or with the full moon...
  28. ncbi request reprint Pediatric intracapsular tonsillectomy with bipolar electrosurgical scissors
    Glenn Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, the Temple University School of Medicine and the Temple University Children s Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 83:702, 704-6. 2004
    ..Surgical time averages 6 minutes. There is typically no intraoperative blood loss. Bipolar electrosurgical scissors are an efficient and low-cost tool for performing pediatric intracapsular tonsillectomy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Transoral "adenoidectomy" excision of juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibromas
    Don Solomon
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine and Temple University Children s Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:243-7. 2007
    ..We describe a minimally invasive technique for excision of selected juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibromas (JNAs) using indirect visualization of the nasopharynx...
  30. ncbi request reprint Occult contralateral congenital cholesteatoma: is the epidermoid formation theory enough?
    Darryl T Mueller
    Department of Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology, Temple University Children s Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 25:285-9. 2004
    ..A lesion of the left ear was apparent clinically. However, the right-sided lesion was silent and was demonstrated only by radiologic exam. Theories of pathogenesis are reviewed...
  31. ncbi request reprint Natural history of sigmoid sinus thrombosis
    Anurag Agarwal
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:191-4. 2003
    ..This case supports a conservative approach to management of the occluded sinus and suggests that 4 to 6 weeks of antibiotic therapy after removal of perisinus infection is sufficient for cure...
  32. ncbi request reprint Congenital salivary gland anlage tumor of the nasopharynx
    Erik G Cohen
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19140, USA
    Pediatrics 112:e66-9. 2003
    ..We report an unexpected and potentially life-threatening condition arising during the work-up of this common neonatal complaint...
  33. doi request reprint In reference to bacteriological comparison of tonsil core in recurrent tonsillitis and tonsillar hypertrophy
    Glenn Isaacson
    Laryngoscope 118:1131; author reply 1131. 2008
  34. ncbi request reprint Treatment of otitis externa
    Glenn Isaacson
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:759; author reply 759-60. 2003
  35. ncbi request reprint Fungal otitis externa--its association with fluoroquinolone eardrops
    Nicole Schrader
    Pediatrics 111:1123. 2003