Matthew T Brigger

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outpatient tonsillectomy in children: a systematic review
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:1-7. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Dexamethasone administration and postoperative bleeding risk in children undergoing tonsillectomy
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Dr, San Diego, CA 92134
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:766-72. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Injection pharyngoplasty with calcium hydroxylapatite for velopharyngeal insufficiency: patient selection and technique
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Dr, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:666-70. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Tracheal pH monitoring: a pilot study in tracheostomy dependent children
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:999-1001. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Eosinophilic esophagitis in children: a pathologic or clinicopathologic diagnosis?
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:95-100. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Drilling speaking valves: a modification to improve vocalization in tracheostomy dependent children
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:176-9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Neurosarcoidosis presenting as complicated sinusitis: a case report and review
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 87:93-5. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Dexamethasone and tonsillectomy bleeding: a meta-analysis
    Alon Geva
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 144:838-43. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Surgery for velopharyngeal insufficiency
    Gregory Capra
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 73:137-44. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Cine magnetic resonance imaging with simultaneous audio to evaluate pediatric velopharyngeal insufficiency
    Amanda L Silver
    Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:258-63. 2011

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Outpatient tonsillectomy in children: a systematic review
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:1-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate the level of evidence regarding the safety of outpatient pediatric tonsillectomy...
  2. doi request reprint Dexamethasone administration and postoperative bleeding risk in children undergoing tonsillectomy
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Dr, San Diego, CA 92134
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:766-72. 2010
    ..To assess whether administration of dexamethasone during tonsillectomy is associated with a dose-dependent increased rate of postoperative tonsillectomy hemorrhage...
  3. doi request reprint Injection pharyngoplasty with calcium hydroxylapatite for velopharyngeal insufficiency: patient selection and technique
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Dr, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:666-70. 2010
    ..To identify children who may benefit from calcium hydroxylapatite (CaHA) injection pharyngoplasty for symptomatic velopharyngeal insufficiency (VPI)...
  4. doi request reprint Tracheal pH monitoring: a pilot study in tracheostomy dependent children
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:999-1001. 2009
    ..1. Determine the feasibility of measuring tracheal pH with a novel non-aqueous probe designed for oropharyngeal pH monitoring. 2. Correlate clinical and subclinical laryngopharyngeal reflux aspiration events with esophageal pH measurements...
  5. doi request reprint Eosinophilic esophagitis in children: a pathologic or clinicopathologic diagnosis?
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:95-100. 2009
    ..To determine the accuracy of histopathologic diagnosis in distinguishing eosinophilic esophagitis (EE) from gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in children with upper aerodigestive symptoms...
  6. doi request reprint Drilling speaking valves: a modification to improve vocalization in tracheostomy dependent children
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:176-9. 2009
    ..In our practice, the modification allows a broader range of children experience the benefit of speaking valve placement...
  7. ncbi request reprint Neurosarcoidosis presenting as complicated sinusitis: a case report and review
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 87:93-5. 2008
    ..He was ultimately found to have an atypical case of neurosarcoidosis. This case illustrates the varied multisystem presentation of sarcoidosis and the diagnostic considerations that are merited...
  8. doi request reprint Dexamethasone and tonsillectomy bleeding: a meta-analysis
    Alon Geva
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 144:838-43. 2011
    ..To use meta-analytic techniques to examine the effect of dexamethasone on the risk of postoperative bleeding following tonsillectomy...
  9. doi request reprint Surgery for velopharyngeal insufficiency
    Gregory Capra
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 73:137-44. 2012
    ..In this chapter, the authors review velopharyngeal inadequacy and discuss the techniques necessary for successful surgical treatment...
  10. doi request reprint Cine magnetic resonance imaging with simultaneous audio to evaluate pediatric velopharyngeal insufficiency
    Amanda L Silver
    Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:258-63. 2011
    ..To develop a protocol linking cine magnetic resonance (MR) imaging to simultaneously acquired audio recordings of specific phonatory tasks to evaluate velopharyngeal insufficiency (VPI) in children...
  11. doi request reprint Management of tracheal stenosis
    Matthew T Brigger
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 20:491-6. 2012
    ..Open airway reconstruction has traditionally been the treatment of choice for this condition. Numerous recent publications now support the use of endoscopic techniques to both augment and sometimes replace open procedures...
  12. doi request reprint Pediatric supraglottoplasty
    Art Ambrosio
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 73:101-4. 2012
    ..Supraglottoplasty refers to a group of procedures used for the surgical management of laryngomalacia. In this chapter, the authors review laryngomalacia and describe the surgical techniques of supraglottoplasty...