Charles N Ford

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Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Paradigms and progress in vocal fold restoration
    Charles N Ford
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:1709-13. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and management of laryngopharyngeal reflux
    Charles N Ford
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    JAMA 294:1534-40. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint G. Paul Moore lecture: lessons in phonosurgery
    Charles N Ford
    Division of Otolaryngology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, USA
    J Voice 18:534-44. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Characterization of chronic vocal fold scarring in a rabbit model
    Bernard Rousseau
    Department of Communicative Disorders, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    J Voice 18:116-24. 2004
  5. pmc Prospective multi-arm evaluation of surgical treatments for vocal fold scar and pathologic sulcus vocalis
    Nathan V Welham
    Division of Otolaryngology, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison Wisconsin, USA
    Laryngoscope 121:1252-60. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of vocal fold scarring: rheological and histological measures of homologous collagen matrix
    Kevin J Kriesel
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53792 7375, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 111:884-9. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Regeneration of aged vocal folds with basic fibroblast growth factor in a rat model: a preliminary report
    Shigeru Hirano
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 114:304-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Growth factor therapy for vocal fold scarring in a canine model
    Shigeru Hirano
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 113:777-85. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Morphological and functional changes of human vocal fold fibroblasts with hepatocyte growth factor
    Shigeru Hirano
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:1026-33. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of growth factors on hyaluronan production by canine vocal fold fibroblasts
    Shigeru Hirano
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:617-24. 2003

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  1. doi request reprint Paradigms and progress in vocal fold restoration
    Charles N Ford
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:1709-13. 2008
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  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and management of laryngopharyngeal reflux
    Charles N Ford
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    JAMA 294:1534-40. 2005
    ..Laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) is a major cause of laryngeal inflammation and presents with a constellation of symptoms different from classic gastroesophageal reflux disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint G. Paul Moore lecture: lessons in phonosurgery
    Charles N Ford
    Division of Otolaryngology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, USA
    J Voice 18:534-44. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Characterization of chronic vocal fold scarring in a rabbit model
    Bernard Rousseau
    Department of Communicative Disorders, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    J Voice 18:116-24. 2004
    ..Based on these results, a 6-month postoperative time frame is proposed for future studies of chronic vocal fold scarring using the rabbit animal model...
  5. pmc Prospective multi-arm evaluation of surgical treatments for vocal fold scar and pathologic sulcus vocalis
    Nathan V Welham
    Division of Otolaryngology, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison Wisconsin, USA
    Laryngoscope 121:1252-60. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the clinical effectiveness of type I thyroplasty, injection laryngoplasty, and graft implantation for the treatment of vocal fold scar and pathologic sulcus vocalis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of vocal fold scarring: rheological and histological measures of homologous collagen matrix
    Kevin J Kriesel
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53792 7375, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 111:884-9. 2002
    ..This study demonstrates that HCM is an inert, relatively stable injectate that may serve well for medialization but does not appear to improve the dynamic properties of the lamina propria...
  7. ncbi request reprint Regeneration of aged vocal folds with basic fibroblast growth factor in a rat model: a preliminary report
    Shigeru Hirano
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 114:304-8. 2005
    ..A drug delivery system for bFGF also needs to be developed to maximize its effect in the future. The present study suggested at least a positive effect of bFGF in restoring the HA content in the aged vocal fold lamina propria...
  8. ncbi request reprint Growth factor therapy for vocal fold scarring in a canine model
    Shigeru Hirano
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 113:777-85. 2004
    ..From these data it is concluded that HGF has considerable potential in the treatment of vocal fold scarring...
  9. ncbi request reprint Morphological and functional changes of human vocal fold fibroblasts with hepatocyte growth factor
    Shigeru Hirano
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:1026-33. 2003
    ..The increased HA and decreased collagen type I production from the FbRS suggest that HGF may be useful in the prevention or treatment of fibrotic vocal fold scarring...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of growth factors on hyaluronan production by canine vocal fold fibroblasts
    Shigeru Hirano
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:617-24. 2003
    ..The present studies have demonstrated positive effects of growth factors in stimulating HYA production. Further in vivo study is needed to clarify the usefulness of these growth factors in the management of vocal fold scarring...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of Parkinson's-related dysphonia
    Gregory K Sewall
    University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:1740-4. 2006
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Fibronectin and adhesion molecules on canine scarred vocal folds
    Shigeru Hirano
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53792, USA
    Laryngoscope 113:966-72. 2003
    ..To examine the expressions of fibronectin and other adhesion molecules on the scarred vocal folds in a short- and long-term animal model...
  13. ncbi request reprint Voice handicap evaluation of patients with pathologic sulcus vocalis
    Nathan V Welham
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:411-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the psychosocial impact of dysphonia on patients with pathologic sulcus vocalis by use of the Voice Handicap Index (VHI)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Age-related alterations in myosin heavy chain isoforms in rat intrinsic laryngeal muscles
    Tatsutoshi Suzuki
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 111:962-7. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that aging may affect laryngeal adductory function by altering muscle fiber type composition to a slower-contracting isoform, in a manner similar to that observed with denervation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of sulcus vocalis and vocal fold scarring
    Seth H Dailey
    Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, K4 720, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792 7375, USA
    Otolaryngol Clin North Am 39:23-42. 2006
  16. pmc A-P positioning of medialization thyroplasty in an excised larynx model
    Lukasz Czerwonka
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:591-6. 2009
    ..Posterior positioning of medialization thyroplasty provides the best acoustic and aerodynamic outcomes...
  17. pmc Use of lasers in laryngeal surgery
    Yan Yan
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    J Voice 24:102-9. 2010
    ..Recent applications of lasers to treat benign laryngeal lesions and severe laryngomalacia demonstrate that additional research must be conducted to realize the full potential of this surgical tool...
  18. ncbi request reprint Tracking outcomes after phonosurgery for sulcus vocalis: a case report
    Nathan V Welham
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    J Voice 17:571-8. 2003
    ..This report reinforces the value of following patients until complete outcome stability...
  19. pmc Differentiating between adductor and abductor spasmodic dysphonia using airflow interruption
    Matthew R Hoffman
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:1851-5. 2009
    ..To measure the laryngeal resistance (R(L)), subglottal pressure (P(s)), and mean flow rate (MFR) of adductor (ADSD) and abductor (ABSD) spasmodic dysphonia patients using the airflow interrupter...
  20. ncbi request reprint Hepatocyte growth factor and its receptor c-met in rat and rabbit vocal folds
    Shigeru Hirano
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53792, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 111:661-6. 2002
    ..The implication of these findings is that HGF is involved in wound healing of the vocal fold, and may provide an alternative approach in preventing and treating vocal fold scarring...
  21. ncbi request reprint Nonlinear dynamics of phonations in excised larynx experiments
    Jack J Jiang
    Department of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 7375, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 114:2198-205. 2003
    ..These findings might potentially assist investigators in understanding rough phonations and developing clinically valuable methodologies for the diagnosis of voice disorders...
  22. ncbi request reprint Genotypic and phenotypic expression of vocal fold polyps and Reinke's edema: a preliminary study
    Susan L Thibeault
    Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 111:302-9. 2002
    ..The study also gives clues as to the proteins responsible for the phenotype...
  23. ncbi request reprint Laryngeal-respiratory kinematics are impaired in aged rats
    Tatsutoshi Suzuki
    Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 111:684-9. 2002
    ..Because of the serious and pervasive nature of dysphagia and communicative impairments in the elderly, research that specifically examines the manifestations and causes of these impairments is of great importance...
  24. ncbi request reprint Histologic and rheologic characterization of vocal fold scarring
    Susan L Thibeault
    Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Primary Children s Hospital, Salt Lake City 84113, USA
    J Voice 16:96-104. 2002
    ..This animal model should allow for systematic future investigations of vocal fold scarring and its treatment...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cidofovir efficacy in recurrent respiratory papillomatosis: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    J Scott McMurray
    Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 117:477-83. 2008
    ..Although results of case series suggest that cidofovir may decrease the frequency and rapidity of papilloma regrowth, no blinded placebo-controlled studies have demonstrated efficacy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Glottal configuration, acoustic, and aerodynamic changes induced by variation in suture direction in arytenoid adduction procedures
    Katsuhide Inagi
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Kitasato Institute Medical Center Hospital, Saitama, Japan
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 111:861-70. 2002
    ..Changes in suture direction and force of pull also affected acoustic and aerodynamic measures of induced voice. Therefore, voice outcomes can be optimized with arytenoid adduction if the vocal fold plane is accurately adjusted...
  27. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic potential of growth factors for aging voice
    Shigeru Hirano
    From the Department of Bronchoesophagology, Kyoto National Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Laryngoscope 114:2161-7. 2004
    ..The present study examined the effects of growth factors on aged fibroblasts in terms of the production of hyaluronic acid and collagen type I...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prevention of vocal fold scarring by topical injection of hepatocyte growth factor in a rabbit model
    Shigeru Hirano
    Department of Bronchoesophagology, Kyoto National Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
    Laryngoscope 114:548-56. 2004
    ..The present study aimed to demonstrate the effects of HGF on vocal fold scarring in an in vivo rabbit model...
  29. ncbi request reprint Influence of vocal fold scarring on phonation: predictions from a finite element model
    David A Berry
    Laryngeal Dynamics Laboratory, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, The University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 114:847-52. 2005
    ..In particular, phonatory variables such as fundamental frequency, oral acoustic intensity, and phonation threshold pressure (PTP) were investigated as a function of the size and position of the laryngeal scar...