JEFFREY VRABEC

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Bell's palsy and pregnancy
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:858-61. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Stapes surgery in the United States
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Department of Otolaryngology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Otol Neurotol 25:465-9. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Facial Nerve Grading System 2.0
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:445-50. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Survey of Ménière's disease in a subspecialty referral practice
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:213-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Herpes simplex virus and Meniere's disease
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Laryngoscope 113:1431-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Delayed-onset facial paralysis after vestibular neurectomy
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Services, Baylor College of Medicine, 6550 Fannin, Suite 1727, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Laryngoscope 113:1128-31. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint 3D CT imaging method for measuring temporal bone aeration
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Acta Otolaryngol 122:831-5. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the internal auditory canal with virtual endoscopy
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:145-52. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Hydroxyapatite prosthesis extrusion
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    The Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Otol Neurotol 23:653-6. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of herpes simplex virus in cranial nerve ganglia
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Studies, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Neurovirol 10:216-22. 2004

Research Grants

  1. Herpesviruses in Vestibular Neuritis
    JEFFREY VRABEC; Fiscal Year: 2003

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Bell's palsy and pregnancy
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:858-61. 2007
    ..To describe the epidemiology, pathophysiology, presentation, treatment, and prognosis of Bell's palsy (BP) in pregnancy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Stapes surgery in the United States
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Department of Otolaryngology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Otol Neurotol 25:465-9. 2004
    ..A contemporary analysis of trends in the surgical management of otosclerosis in the United States is presented...
  3. doi request reprint Facial Nerve Grading System 2.0
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:445-50. 2009
    ..To present an updated version of the original Facial Nerve Grading Scale (FNGS), commonly referred to as the House-Brackmann scale...
  4. ncbi request reprint Survey of Ménière's disease in a subspecialty referral practice
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:213-7. 2007
    ..To define the prevalence of definite Ménière's disease (MD) among patients presenting with characteristic symptoms and examine the utility of published diagnostic guidelines...
  5. ncbi request reprint Herpes simplex virus and Meniere's disease
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Laryngoscope 113:1431-8. 2003
    ..This study was designed to investigate the hypothesis that Meniere's disease is associated with herpes simplex virus (HSV) reactivation in the vestibular ganglion...
  6. ncbi request reprint Delayed-onset facial paralysis after vestibular neurectomy
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Services, Baylor College of Medicine, 6550 Fannin, Suite 1727, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Laryngoscope 113:1128-31. 2003
    ..The incidence of this problem in vestibular neurectomy and the relationship to surgical approach are detailed in the study...
  7. ncbi request reprint 3D CT imaging method for measuring temporal bone aeration
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Acta Otolaryngol 122:831-5. 2002
    ..3D volume reconstruction of CT images can be used to measure temporal bone aeration. This study evaluates the technique with respect to reproducibility and acquisition parameters...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the internal auditory canal with virtual endoscopy
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:145-52. 2002
    ..Recent advances in software development allow the construction of a virtual endoscopic view of anatomic structures. This report applies virtual endoscopic capabilities to imaging of the internal auditory canal...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hydroxyapatite prosthesis extrusion
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    The Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Otol Neurotol 23:653-6. 2002
    ..To examine the mechanism of prosthesis extrusion and evaluate preoperative and postoperative variables associated with extrusion of hydroxyapatite prostheses for ossicular reconstruction...
  10. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of herpes simplex virus in cranial nerve ganglia
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Studies, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Neurovirol 10:216-22. 2004
    ..There was not a significant correlation among ganglia from the same individual. The results support the hypothesis that neuronal subpopulations have variable susceptibility to HSV infection...
  11. ncbi request reprint Aeration following intact canal wall mastoidectomy
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:801-6. 2003
    ..Following surgery, mastoid opacification may presage recurrent disease. Routine use of mastoidectomy in an attempt to improve aeration is not advocated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Coronal computed tomography prevalence of superior semicircular canal dehiscence
    Robert A Williamson
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, 6550 Fannin, Suite SM1727, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:481-9. 2003
    ..Coronal computed tomography (CT) has been used to confirm the diagnosis. A consecutive series of temporal bone CT scans was reviewed to define the prevalence of a dehiscent-appearing superior semicircular canal...
  13. ncbi request reprint Advanced pediatric mastoiditis with and without intracranial complications
    Jose P Zevallos
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:1610-5. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to review the bacteriology of advanced mastoiditis in pediatric patients, with the hypothesis that a difference in bacteriology might explain the development of an intracranial complication...
  14. ncbi request reprint Invasive cerebrospinal fluid cysts and cephaloceles of the petrous apex
    Brandon Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas 77030, USA
    Otol Neurotol 27:1131-41. 2006
    ..To describe the presentation, diagnostic evaluation, and surgical management of petrous apex cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) cysts and cephaloceles...
  15. pmc Intra-operative monitoring of cochlear function during cochlear implantation
    John S Oghalai
    The Hearing Center at Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cochlear Implants Int 10:1-18. 2009
    ..These data suggest that this can lead the surgeon to modify his or her surgical technique in ways that can improve the rate of long-term hearing preservation...
  16. pmc Sequence variants in host cell factor C1 are associated with Ménière's disease
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, U S A
    Otol Neurotol 29:561-6. 2008
    ..There is a genetic basis for the development of Ménière's (MD) disease...
  17. doi request reprint Genetic investigations of Meniere's disease
    Jeffrey T Vrabec
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Baylor College of Medicine, 6550 Fannin Street, SM1727, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 43:1121-32. 2010
    ..Although genetic studies of Meniere's disease have been inconclusive, increasing knowledge of human genetic structure and mutation and investigative techniques have potential to further understanding of this disorder...
  18. ncbi request reprint Otomycosis: clinical features and treatment implications
    Tang Ho
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:787-91. 2006
    ..To determine the clinical presentation, predisposing factors, complications, and treatment outcomes of otomycosis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Adult spontaneous CSF otorrhea: correlation with radiographic empty sella
    Christopher N Prichard
    Bobby R Alford Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:767-71. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence of radiographic empty sella in patients with spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) otorrhea...
  20. ncbi request reprint Central projections of the saccular and utricular nerves in macaques
    Shawn D Newlands
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555, USA
    J Comp Neurol 466:31-47. 2003
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  21. ncbi request reprint The radiographic prevalence of geniculate ganglion dehiscence in normal and congenitally thin temporal bones
    Brandon Isaacson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9035, USA
    Otol Neurotol 28:107-10. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of a dehiscent geniculate ganglion on routine temporal bone computed tomography (CT)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Inverting papilloma of the temporal bone
    Anna M Pou
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555 0521, U S A
    Laryngoscope 112:140-2. 2002
    ..Inverting papilloma of the temporal bone is exceedingly rare. The objective is to familiarize the clinician with the clinical presentation and prognosis of this entity...

Research Grants1

  1. Herpesviruses in Vestibular Neuritis
    JEFFREY VRABEC; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This information can help determine why some individuals with latent virus in the vestibular ganglion develop clinical symptoms due to reactivation and some do not. ..