Alexander G Chiu

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Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of image-guided computed tomography-magnetic resonance fusion for complex endoscopic sinus and skull base surgery
    Alexander G Chiu
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:753-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the in vivo efficacy of topical tobramycin against Pseudomonas sinonasal biofilms
    Alexander G Chiu
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 59:1130-4. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint An animal model for the study of topical medications in sinusitis
    Alexander G Chiu
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Rhinology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Rhinol 21:5-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Radiographic and histologic analysis of the bone underlying inverted papillomas
    Alexander G Chiu
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:1617-20. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Baby shampoo nasal irrigations for the symptomatic post-functional endoscopic sinus surgery patient
    Alexander G Chiu
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Am J Rhinol 22:34-7. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Osteitis in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Alexander G Chiu
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 5 Ravdin Building, 3400 Spruce Street, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 38:1237-42. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of chronic rhinosinusitis and nasal polyposis: a review of the evidence
    Alexander G Chiu
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Rhinology, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 5 Ravdin, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 4:486-9. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Disadvantages of minimal techniques for surgical management of chronic rhinosinusitis
    Alexander G Chiu
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 12:38-42. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of biofilm-forming bacteria in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Anthony A Prince
    The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Rhinol 22:239-45. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Effects of an LL-37-derived antimicrobial peptide in an animal model of biofilm Pseudomonas sinusitis
    Sri Kiran Chennupati
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:46-51. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Use of image-guided computed tomography-magnetic resonance fusion for complex endoscopic sinus and skull base surgery
    Alexander G Chiu
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:753-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the in vivo efficacy of topical tobramycin against Pseudomonas sinonasal biofilms
    Alexander G Chiu
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 59:1130-4. 2007
    ..This is the first study to evaluate the effects of a topical antibiotic on Pseudomonas biofilms in an animal model of sinusitis...
  3. ncbi request reprint An animal model for the study of topical medications in sinusitis
    Alexander G Chiu
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Rhinology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Rhinol 21:5-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to develop an animal model that will provide objective data in studying the efficacy of topical medications and establish a platform for translation to human clinical trials...
  4. ncbi request reprint Radiographic and histologic analysis of the bone underlying inverted papillomas
    Alexander G Chiu
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:1617-20. 2006
    ..In this article, histopathologic specimens and preoperative radiologic studies are prospectively examined to better understand the involvement of the bone underlying an inverted papilloma...
  5. doi request reprint Baby shampoo nasal irrigations for the symptomatic post-functional endoscopic sinus surgery patient
    Alexander G Chiu
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Am J Rhinol 22:34-7. 2008
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  6. ncbi request reprint Osteitis in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Alexander G Chiu
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 5 Ravdin Building, 3400 Spruce Street, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 38:1237-42. 2005
    ..This potential for distant involvement has implications for the medical and surgical management of chronic rhinosinusitis and may contribute to chronic rhinosinusitis refractory to management...
  7. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of chronic rhinosinusitis and nasal polyposis: a review of the evidence
    Alexander G Chiu
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Rhinology, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 5 Ravdin, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 4:486-9. 2004
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  8. ncbi request reprint Disadvantages of minimal techniques for surgical management of chronic rhinosinusitis
    Alexander G Chiu
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 12:38-42. 2004
    ..Recent articles have suggested short-term subjective efficacy. Before this procedure is validated, we must compare it with the current gold standard: functional endoscopic sinus surgery...
  9. doi request reprint Prevalence of biofilm-forming bacteria in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Anthony A Prince
    The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Rhinol 22:239-45. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence of biofilm-forming cultures obtained from patients with CRS and clinical factors that may contribute to biofilm formation...
  10. doi request reprint Effects of an LL-37-derived antimicrobial peptide in an animal model of biofilm Pseudomonas sinusitis
    Sri Kiran Chennupati
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:46-51. 2009
    ..We hypothesize that a 24 amino acid peptide derivative of LL-37 will show efficacy against biofilm-forming P. aeruginosa in an established animal model of sinusitis...
  11. doi request reprint Clinical factors associated with bacterial biofilm formation in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Zi Zhang
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 144:457-62. 2011
    ..However, the mechanism behind biofilm formation in chronic rhinosinusitis remains poorly defined. The aim of this study is to evaluate clinical factors that may be associated with bacterial biofilm formation in chronic rhinosinusitis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reversal of chronic rhinosinusitis-associated sinonasal ciliary dysfunction
    Bei Chen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Am J Rhinol 21:346-53. 2007
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  13. doi request reprint One-way valve bottle contamination rates in the immediate post-functional endoscopic sinus surgery period
    Jennifer M Kofonow
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 25:393-6. 2011
    ..An alternative delivery system uses a one-way valve to reduce saline backflow and may limit bottle contamination. Our sole objective was to determine whether this system in post-FESS patients eliminates microbial bottle contamination...
  14. doi request reprint Indications for external frontal sinus procedures for inflammatory sinus disease
    Samuel Hahn
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:342-7. 2009
    ..Our goal was to characterize these patients and propose indications for the use of an external approach alone or in combination with functional ESS (FESS) for frontal sinus inflammatory disease...
  15. ncbi request reprint The incidence of concurrent osteitis in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis: a clinicopathological study
    Jivianne T Lee
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce St, 5 Ravdin, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Rhinol 20:278-82. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the clinical incidence rate of osteitis in patients with CRS undergoing functional endoscopic sinus surgery...
  16. doi request reprint Physiologic alterations in the murine model after nasal fungal antigenic exposure
    Ayesha N Khalid
    Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Pennsylvania State College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:695-701. 2008
    ..To determine whether a recently developed murine model of fungus-induced sinonasal inflammation demonstrated alterations in ciliary activity and expression of inflammatory cytokines...
  17. doi request reprint Biofilms correlate with TH1 inflammation in the sinonasal tissue of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Adrianna M Hekiert
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 141:448-53. 2009
    ..Determine the prevalence of bacterial biofilms in surgical chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) patients and characterize the inflammatory response associated with biofilm CRS...
  18. doi request reprint Safety evaluation of sinus surfactant solution on respiratory cilia function
    Alexander G Chiu
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 1:280-3. 2011
    ..This study evaluates the safety of this solution on respiratory cilia function...
  19. pmc Tobacco smoke mediated induction of sinonasal microbial biofilms
    Natalia Goldstein-Daruech
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e15700. 2011
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Chitosan glycerophosphate-based semirigid dexamethasone eluting biodegradable stent
    Benjamin S Bleier
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:76-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to optimize the chitosan formulation to produce a pliable sheet, to assess the innate longevity and inflammatory potential of the polymer, and to study the in vivo rate of dexamethasone release over time...
  21. ncbi request reprint Fluoroquinolone-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Joel Guss
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 71:263-7. 2009
    ..Fluoroquinolones are the only enterally administered antibiotics with efficacy against P. aeruginosa, but their frequent empiric use in the community raises concern for a rise in resistance...
  22. ncbi request reprint Dose-dependent effects of topical tobramycin in an animal model of Pseudomonas sinusitis
    Marcelo B Antunes
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Division of Rhinology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Am J Rhinol 21:423-7. 2007
    ..Despite their popularity, there is limited data in the literature to support its use. This study is the first to examine the effects of topical tobramycin in an animal model of Pseudomonas sinusitis...
  23. doi request reprint Assessing risk/benefit of lumbar drain use for endoscopic skull-base surgery
    Evan R Ransom
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 1:173-7. 2011
    ..The objective of this work was to characterize the risks, benefits, and resource utilization associated with LD use in endoscopic anterior skull-base surgery...
  24. ncbi request reprint Altered sinonasal ciliary dynamics in chronic rhinosinusitis
    Bei Chen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Rhinol 20:325-9. 2006
    ..Additionally, these studies have only analyzed basal CBF. The goal of this study was to compare the basal as well as the stimulated sinonasal CBF in patients with CRS versus controls...
  25. ncbi request reprint Rapid In-situ hybridization for dematiaceous fungi using a broad-spectrum oligonucleotide DNA probe
    Kathleen T Montone
    Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, USA
    Diagn Mol Pathol 20:180-3. 2011
    ..ISH with a dematiaceous-specific fungal probe may be useful for differentiating dematiaceous fungi from other filamentous fungi in tissues, particularly those responsible for fungal rhinosinusitis...
  26. ncbi request reprint In vivo effects of citric acid/zwitterionic surfactant cleansing solution on rabbit sinus mucosa
    Edwin Tamashiro
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:597-601. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of CAZS on sinonasal epithelium In vivo compared with normal saline...
  27. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative IGS/CT updates for complex endoscopic frontal sinus surgery
    Sri Kiran Chennupati
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 70:268-70. 2008
    ..We describe the potential applications of xCAT, a new intraoperative mobile volume CT scanner and its utility in providing surgical navigation updates in the operating room...
  28. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes of endoscopic and endoscopic-assisted resection of inverted papillomas: a 15-year experience
    Bradford A Woodworth
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Am J Rhinol 21:591-600. 2007
    ..The aim of this retrospective study was to review the experience with the endoscopic and endoscopic-assisted resection of IPs at a major academic tertiary care facility and assess long-term outcomes...
  29. doi request reprint Polyhydrated ionogen enhances postoperative sinonasal ciliated remucosalization
    David Depoortere
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 1:83-7. 2011
    ..Recently a novel anti-protease compound, polyhydrated-ionogen (PHI) with Mg(2+)/Br(-), demonstrated improved dermal wound healing. We set out to investigate the effect of PHI Mg(2+)/Br(-) on sinus remucosalization following surgery...
  30. pmc Fungal rhinosinusitis: a retrospective microbiologic and pathologic review of 400 patients at a single university medical center
    Kathleen T Montone
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 6 Founders, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Int J Otolaryngol 2012:684835. 2012
    ..Culture data supports that a variety of fungal agents are responsible for FRS, but Aspergillus sp. appears to be one of the most common organisms in patients with FRS...
  31. doi request reprint Septal dislocation for endoscopic access of the anterolateral maxillary sinus and infratemporal fossa
    Vijay R Ramakrishnan
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 25:128-30. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to examine the effectiveness of septal dislocation for anterolateral reach in extended endoscopic sinus surgery...
  32. doi request reprint Endoscopic closure of CSF rhinorrhea: 193 cases over 21 years
    Caroline A Banks
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:826-33. 2009
    ..Endoscopic repair of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leaks has become a routine approach. This study describes endoscopic closure of a large series over 21 years, focusing on management, surgical technique, and long-term outcomes...
  33. doi request reprint Global and disease-specific health-related quality of life after complete endoscopic resection of anterior skull base neoplasms
    Evan R Ransom
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 26:76-9. 2012
    ..The relative effect of endoscopic procedures, however, has not been described in terms of disease-specific and global health-related quality of life (QoL)...
  34. doi request reprint Reliability of preoperative assessment of cerebrospinal fluid pressure in the management of spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid leaks and encephaloceles
    Vijay R Ramakrishnan
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 1:201-5. 2011
    ..However, preoperative measurement of CSF pressure may be inaccurate secondary to active drainage. The purpose of this study is to determine the accuracy of preoperative CSF pressure measurement in the setting of active CSF rhinorrhea...
  35. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous CSF leaks: a paradigm for definitive repair and management of intracranial hypertension
    Bradford A Woodworth
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4206, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:715-20. 2008
    ..To report our outcomes with the repair of spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leaks and to demonstrate how management of underlying intracranial hypertension improves outcomes...
  36. doi request reprint In situ hybridization for specific fungal organisms in acute invasive fungal rhinosinusitis
    Kathleen T Montone
    Dept of Pathology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 135:190-9. 2011
    ..In our study, 60% of AIFRS cases had fungal nucleic acid preservation. ISH can effectively identify fungi in AIFRS. ISH for specific fungal pathogens may aid in species identification in specimens with negative cultures...
  37. ncbi request reprint Endonasal laser tissue welding: first human experience
    Benjamin S Bleier
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:244-6. 2010
    ..The objective of this study is to assess the safety and technical feasibility of endoscopic LTW in human sinonasal mucosa...
  38. pmc Culture-inappropriate antibiotic therapy decreases quality of life improvement after sinus surgery
    Zi Zhang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 4:403-10. 2014
    ..We aimed to determine whether culture-inappropriate postoperative antibiotic therapy was associated with less quality-of-life (QOL) improvement following functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)...
  39. doi request reprint Biofilms in chronic rhinosinusitis: a review
    Michael Cohen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:255-60. 2009
    ..Thus, bacterial biofilms were hypothesized to contribute to the progression and persistence of chronic rhinosinusitis...
  40. doi request reprint Endoscopic repair of supraorbital ethmoid cerebrospinal fluid leaks
    Michael T Purkey
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 71:93-8. 2009
    ..To examine the clinical and anatomical characteristics of patients with supraorbital ethmoid (SOE) cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leaks and encephaloceles and identify specific considerations unique to their management...
  41. ncbi request reprint Frontal sinus surgery: its evolution, present standard of care, and recommendations for current use
    Alexander G Chiu
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 5 Silverstein Ravdin, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 196:13-9. 2006
    ..Perhaps the most important development may be in the selection criteria for appropriate candidates who will benefit most from frontal sinus surgery...
  42. pmc The effect of diabetes mellitus on chronic rhinosinusitis and sinus surgery outcome
    Zi Zhang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 4:315-20. 2014
    ..We sought to determine the effects of DM on CRS culture results and quality of life (QOL) after functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Surgical decisions in the management of frontal sinus osteomas
    Alexander G Chiu
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Rhinology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103, USA
    Am J Rhinol 19:191-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study is to review our recent experience with the surgical management of frontal sinus osteomas, and the anatomic features that make specific lesions more or less amenable to endoscopic resection...
  44. ncbi request reprint Olfactory dysfunction in allergic rhinitis
    Joel Guss
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 71:268-72. 2009
    ..Recent evidence suggests that the allergic inflammatory infiltrate may itself affect olfaction in the absence of mucosal hypertrophy...
  45. ncbi request reprint Familial aggregation of sinonasal polyps correlates with severity of disease
    Noam A Cohen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Rhinology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:601-4. 2006
    ..Investigate familial aggregation of sinonasal polyps (NP) and correlate the severity of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) with a family history of NP...
  46. doi request reprint Current management of juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma: a tertiary center experience 1999-2007
    Benjamin S Bleier
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4206, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:328-30. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to report on a series of patients presenting with JNA in an effort to further define an optimal treatment algorithm and improve outcomes...
  47. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic-assisted reduction of anterior table frontal sinus fractures
    Jacob D Steiger
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:1936-9. 2006
  48. ncbi request reprint Regional analysis of sinonasal ciliary beat frequency
    Jeffrey Shaari
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Am J Rhinol 20:150-4. 2006
    ..We analyzed CBF from the inferior turbinate, uncinate process, and sphenoethmoid recess in nonsinusitis patients to determine regional variability of ciliary activity within the sinonasal cavity...
  49. ncbi request reprint Adult Burkitt lymphoma originating in the sphenoid sinus: case report and review of the literature
    Sri Kiran Chennupati
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 88:E07. 2009
    ..This case is one of the few reported cases of true adult Burkitt lymphoma originating in the sphenoid sinus. We discuss the rapid progression of the disease and the considerable amount of invasion that can occur with minimal symptoms...
  50. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic-assisted reduction of anterior table frontal sinus fractures
    Jacob D Steiger
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:1978-81. 2006
    ..When no flow phenomena are observed and no flap salvage is deemed possible, aggressive treatment such as a second free flap or next pedicle flap should be chosen as soon as possible to avoid any delay in postoperative treatment...
  51. doi request reprint Prevention and management of complications in intracranial endoscopic skull base surgery
    Evan R Ransom
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 43:875-95. 2010
    ..This article reviews the current understanding and available literature regarding the diagnosis and management of complications associated with endoscopic anterior skull base surgery...
  52. ncbi request reprint Olfactory groove meningioma
    Nithin D Adappa
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Ravdin Building 5th Floor, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 44:965-80, ix. 2011
    ..These options include radiotherapy, stereotactic radiosurgery, and chemotherapy. In addition, we discuss the current on going research in molecular targeting agents for meningioma treatment...
  53. ncbi request reprint A sinonasal inverted papilloma of mixed histology: implications for management of all sinonasal papillomas
    Jacob D Steiger
    Division of Rhinology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 86:752-3. 2007
    ..To our knowledge, this represents the first such case in the literature and has implications for the management of all sinonasal papillomas...
  54. ncbi request reprint Informed consent in sinus surgery: link between demographics and patient desires
    Rodney J Taylor
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:826-31. 2005
    ..To evaluate and understand differences in expectations according to patient demographics during the informed consent process for functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Ventricular pneumocephalus and septic meningoencephalitis secondary to dorsal rhinotomy and nasal polypectomy in a dog
    Daniel J Fletcher
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Matthew J Ryan Veterinary Hospital, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 229:240-5. 2006
    ..The dog had nasal discharge of 18 months' duration; dorsal rhinotomies were performed 3 months and 2 weeks prior to referral...
  56. doi request reprint Diffuse intranasal papillomatosis and its association with human papillomavirus
    Benjamin S Bleier
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:778-80. 2008
  57. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic repair of large skull base defects after powered sinus surgery
    Christopher A Church
    Stanford Sinus Center, Division of Otolaryngology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:204-9. 2003
    ..Study design and setting All patients treated for postendoscopic sinus surgery skull base injury over a 4-year period were reviewed...
  58. ncbi request reprint Management of the lateral frontal sinus lesion and the supraorbital cell mucocele
    Alexander G Chiu
    Stanford Sinus Center, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Rhinol 18:83-6. 2004
    ..Often, these represent mucoceles, in which their drainage can be achieved through endoscopic techniques and without the need for an external approach...
  59. ncbi request reprint Informed consent in endoscopic sinus surgery: the patient perspective
    Jeffrey S Wolf
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:492-4. 2005
    ..To understand patient expectations during the informed consent process for functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)...
  60. ncbi request reprint Using the frontal intersinus septal cell to widen the narrow frontal recess
    Alexander G Chiu
    Stanford Sinus Center, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:1315-7. 2004
  61. doi request reprint Use of intraoperative CT scanning in endoscopic sinus surgery: a preliminary report
    Alexis H Jackman
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Am J Rhinol 22:170-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to show the technical feasibility and the potential impact of intraoperative CT scanning in conjunction with real-time update of computer-assisted navigation during ESS...
  62. ncbi request reprint Informed consent in functional endoscopic sinus surgery: the patient's perspective
    Mary Talley Bowden
    Memorial Northwest Otolaryngology Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:126-32. 2004
    ..Study design A list of potential complications was reviewed with FESS patients. Patients were asked questions concerning their consent and the potential complications before and after FESS...
  63. ncbi request reprint Revision endoscopic frontal sinus surgery with surgical navigation
    Alexander G Chiu
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:312-8. 2004
    ..The use of surgical navigation systems may allow for more precise dissections and greater rates of frontal recess patency...
  64. ncbi request reprint The effect of deliberate hypercapnia and hypocapnia on intraoperative blood loss and quality of surgical field during functional endoscopic sinus surgery
    Vladimir Nekhendzy
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5640, USA
    Anesth Analg 105:1404-9, table of contents. 2007
    ..We investigated whether deliberate intraoperative hypercapnia and hypocapnia may affect blood loss and quality of surgical field through a proposed modulating effect of different carbon dioxide (CO2) tension levels on nasal vasculature...