J F Piccirillo

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of comorbidity on outcomes
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Division of Clinical Outcomes Research, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 66:180-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of first-line vs second-line antibiotics for the treatment of acute uncomplicated sinusitis
    J F Piccirillo
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8115, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    JAMA 286:1849-56. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychometric and clinimetric validity of the 20-Item Sino-Nasal Outcome Test (SNOT-20)
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:41-7. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Acute bacterial sinusitis
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis 63110, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:902-10. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of a new head and neck cancer-specific comorbidity index
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:1172-9. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Prognostic importance of comorbidity in a hospital-based cancer registry
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    JAMA 291:2441-7. 2004
  7. doi request reprint The incidence and impact of comorbidity diagnosed after the onset of head and neck cancer
    Katherine C Yung
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:1045-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of facial growth after functional endoscopic sinus surgery
    Marcella R Bothwell
    Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:628-34. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of patient satisfaction data to assess the impact of continuous quality improvement efforts
    J F Piccirillo
    Department of Otolaryngology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 122:1045-8. 1996
  10. ncbi request reprint Melatonin
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Prog Brain Res 166:331-3. 2007

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of comorbidity on outcomes
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Division of Clinical Outcomes Research, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 66:180-5. 2004
    ..Accurate comorbid information will improve the conduct of and generalizability of clinical trials, evaluation of outcomes from observational research, population-based epidemiological studies, and patient-physician communication...
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of first-line vs second-line antibiotics for the treatment of acute uncomplicated sinusitis
    J F Piccirillo
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8115, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    JAMA 286:1849-56. 2001
    ..However, researchers have failed to include development of complications and cost of care in their analyses...
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychometric and clinimetric validity of the 20-Item Sino-Nasal Outcome Test (SNOT-20)
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:41-7. 2002
    ..0001) and showed greater change scores (P < 0.0002). The SNOT-20 is a valid outcome measure for patients with rhinosinusitis; it describes the health burden and is sensitive to clinical change...
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Acute bacterial sinusitis
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis 63110, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:902-10. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of a new head and neck cancer-specific comorbidity index
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:1172-9. 2002
    ..Most patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma are older and may have coexistent or comorbid diseases...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prognostic importance of comorbidity in a hospital-based cancer registry
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    JAMA 291:2441-7. 2004
    ..Patients with cancer often have other medical ailments, referred to as comorbidity. Comorbidity may impact treatment decision-making, prognosis, and quality of care assessment...
  7. doi request reprint The incidence and impact of comorbidity diagnosed after the onset of head and neck cancer
    Katherine C Yung
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:1045-9. 2008
    ..To investigate the incidence and prognostic impact of comorbidities diagnosed after the onset of head and neck cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of facial growth after functional endoscopic sinus surgery
    Marcella R Bothwell
    Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:628-34. 2002
    ..We sought to determine whether functional endoscopic sinus (FES) surgery performed in children with chronic rhinosinusitis alters facial growth...
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of patient satisfaction data to assess the impact of continuous quality improvement efforts
    J F Piccirillo
    Department of Otolaryngology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 122:1045-8. 1996
    ..To quantitatively compare patient satisfaction with the visit to an academic otolaryngology office before and after quality improvement efforts...
  10. ncbi request reprint Melatonin
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Prog Brain Res 166:331-3. 2007
    ..A review of the literature suggests that melatonin has a beneficial effect on tinnitus, especially for patients with sleep disturbance, but it does not seem to modify the strength or frequency of the tinnitus...
  11. pmc The changing prevalence of comorbidity across the age spectrum
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, MO, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 67:124-32. 2008
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Relief of idiopathic subjective tinnitus: is gabapentin effective?
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Division of Clinical Outcomes Research, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:390-7. 2007
    ..To assess the therapeutic benefit of gabapentin (Neurontin) for subjective idiopathic troublesome tinnitus...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity in patients with cancer of the head and neck: prevalence and impact on treatment and prognosis
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8115, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 8:123-9. 2006
    ..Inclusion of comorbidity information will assist in the analysis of treatment effectiveness, quality of care assessment, and outcomes studies based on observational studies...
  14. pmc Low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation to the temporoparietal junction for tinnitus
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, Campus Box 8115, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:221-8. 2011
    ..To examine the effectiveness and safety of low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) to the temporoparietal junction in a cohort of patients with bothersome tinnitus...
  15. pmc Unilateral hearing loss is associated with worse speech-language scores in children
    Judith E C Lieu
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e1348-55. 2010
    ..To determine whether children with unilateral hearing loss (UHL) demonstrate worse language skills than their siblings with normal hearing, and whether children with UHL are more likely to receive extra assistance at school...
  16. pmc Prognostic impact of comorbidity in patients with bladder cancer
    Ifeanyichukwu I Megwalu
    Division of Urology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Eur Urol 53:581-9. 2008
    ..To determine the impact of comorbidity on survival of bladder cancer patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prognostic staging system and therapeutic effectiveness for recurrent or chronic sinusitis in children
    Judith E Cho Lieu
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Missouri 63110, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:222-32. 2003
    ..Study design We conducted a medical record review of 308 patients, with a 2-year follow-up questionnaire...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of comorbidity on survival after surgical resection in patients with stage I non-small cell lung cancer
    Richard J Battafarano
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Mo 63110 1013, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 123:280-7. 2002
    ..The goal of this review was to determine the impact of comorbidity on postoperative and long-term survival after surgical resection in patients with stage I non-small cell lung cancer...
  19. ncbi request reprint Methodologic assessment of studies on endoscopic sinus surgery
    Judith E Cho Lieu
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:1230-5. 2003
    ..Does the published literature support the claims of greater efficacy than medical treatment alone or older sinus procedures?..
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison of comorbidity indices for patients with head and neck cancer
    Jay F Piccirillo
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Med Care 42:482-6. 2004
    ..Investigators are faced with the dilemma of selecting the appropriate comorbidity instrument for outcomes research in cancer. The goal of this study was to compare 2 general comorbidity indices with 2 disease-specific indices...
  21. ncbi request reprint Differential prognostic impact of comorbidity
    William L Read
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, Campus Box 8115, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:3099-103. 2004
    ..We hypothesized that the prognostic impact of comorbidities would be greatest for patients with cancers associated with a long natural history and least in patients with aggressive cancers...
  22. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of bronchioloalveolar carcinoma over the past two decades: analysis of the SEER database
    William L Read
    Division of Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8056, 660 South Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Lung Cancer 45:137-42. 2004
    ..The 1 year survival rate is significantly better for BAC patients relative to other histological subtypes of NSCLC. There has not been a marked increase in the incidence of BAC reported to SEER over the past 20 years...
  23. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes of chronic rhinosinusitis in response to medical therapy: results of a prospective study
    Jill L Hessler
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Rhinol 21:10-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether baseline patient demographics, symptoms, objective findings, or treatment strategies were associated with improved CRS outcomes over time...
  24. pmc Iatrogenic esophageal perforation in patients with head and neck cancer: evaluation of the SEER-Medicare database
    Nsangou T Ghogomu
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 142:728-34. 2010
    ..1) Determine rate of iatrogenic esophageal perforation in head and neck cancer patients. 2) Identify risk factors for perforation. 3) Determine effect of perforation on mortality...
  25. ncbi request reprint The impact of computed tomography on pretherapeutic staging in patients with laryngeal cancer: demonstration of the Will Rogers' phenomenon
    Gretchen A Champion
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Box 8115, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Head Neck 26:972-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to demonstrate that pretherapeutic CT of patients with primary laryngeal cancer results in stage migration, therefore affecting laryngeal cancer outcome data...
  26. pmc Impact of comorbidity on overall survival in patients surgically treated for renal cell carcinoma
    David A Berger
    Division of Urology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63105, USA
    Urology 72:359-63. 2008
    ..Because patients with renal cell carcinoma often have other medical conditions, we explored the effect of preexisting medical disease on survival after radical and partial nephrectomy...
  27. doi request reprint The effect of nasally administered budesonide respules on adrenal cortex function in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Neil S Sachanandani
    Division of Clinical Outcomes Research, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 135:303-7. 2009
    ..To evaluate whether nasal administration of budesonide in adults with chronic rhinosinusitis for 30 days suppresses adrenal function and to assess its clinical efficacy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Vestibular dysfunction after cochlear implantation
    Manuela Fina
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8115, 660 S Euclid Ave St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Otol Neurotol 24:234-42; discussion 242. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence, symptom characteristics, and potential risk factors for vestibular symptoms after cochlear implantation...
  29. ncbi request reprint The effects of melatonin on tinnitus and sleep
    Uchechukwu C Megwalu
    Clinical Outcomes Research Office, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:210-3. 2006
    ..To determine if melatonin improves tinnitus and if this improvement is related to improvement in sleep...
  30. pmc HLA alleles determine differences in human natural killer cell responsiveness and potency
    Sungjin Kim
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:3053-8. 2008
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Azithromycin extended release vs amoxicillin/clavulanate: symptom resolution in acute sinusitis
    Bradley F Marple
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 31:1-8. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to compare early symptom resolution with a single 2-g dose of azithromycin extended release or 10 days of amoxicillin/clavulanate 875 mg/125 mg every 12 hours in patients with acute sinusitis...
  32. doi request reprint Methodological and statistical problems in uvulopalatopharyngoplasty research: a follow-up study
    Uchechukwu C Megwalu
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:805-9. 2008
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Composite Laryngeal Recurrence Staging System
    Peter D Lacy
    Department of Otolaryngology, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Cancer 101:761-7. 2004
    ..The objectives of this study were to validate the CLRSS and compare its use with the rTNM system...
  34. ncbi request reprint Using comorbidity indexes to predict costs for head and neck cancer
    Christopher S Hollenbeak
    Department of Surgery, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:24-7. 2007
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Chronic rhinosinusitis patients with polyps or polypoid mucosa have a greater burden of illness
    Aleena Banerji
    Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Rhinol 21:19-26. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether patients with CRSsNP, CRScNP, and polypoid CRS could be distinguished by clinical features, radiologic extent of disease or use of medications...
  36. ncbi request reprint Impact of gender, age, and comorbidities on quality of life in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Ingo Baumann
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Rhinology 45:268-72. 2007
    ..To evaluate the impact of gender, age and comorbidities of health-related quality of life (HR-QOL) assessments in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Rhinosinusitis: establishing definitions for clinical research and patient care
    Eli O Meltzer
    Department of Pediatrics, Allergy and Asthma Medical Group and Research Center, 9610 Granite Ridge Drive, Suite B, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:155-212. 2004
  38. ncbi request reprint Rhinosinusitis: Establishing definitions for clinical research and patient care
    Eli O Meltzer
    Allergy and Asthma Medical Group and Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego 92123, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:S1-62. 2004