H H Ramadan

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Affiliation: West Virginia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Chronic rhinosinusitis in children
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology, West Virginia University, P O Box 9200, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
    Int J Pediatr 2012:573942. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Sinus balloon catheter dilation after adenoidectomy failure for children with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, 26506 9200, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:635-7. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Balloon catheter sinuplasty in young children
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology, P O Box 9200, West Virginia University, Morgantown WV 26506 9200, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:e54-6. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Revision endoscopic sinus surgery in children: surgical causes of failure
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:1214-7. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Outcome of adenoidectomy versus adenoidectomy with maxillary sinus wash for chronic rhinosinusitis in children
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:871-3. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Failures of adenoidectomy for chronic rhinosinusitis in children: for whom and when do they fail?
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:1080-3. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Outcome of endoscopic sinus surgery in children with allergic rhinitis
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Am J Rhinol 20:438-40. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Chronic rhinosinusitis and bacterial biofilms
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 14:183-6. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Chronic rhinosinusitis and biofilms
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:414-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Corticosteroid therapy during endoscopic sinus surgery in children: is there a need for a second look?
    H H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, PO Box 9200, Morgantown, WV 26506 9200, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:188-92. 2001

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Publications28

  1. pmc Chronic rhinosinusitis in children
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology, West Virginia University, P O Box 9200, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
    Int J Pediatr 2012:573942. 2012
    ..The majority of those children are treated medically. Only a few number will require surgical intervention when medical treatment fails. Complications of rhinosinusitis, even though rare, can carry a high morbidity and mortality rate...
  2. doi request reprint Sinus balloon catheter dilation after adenoidectomy failure for children with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, 26506 9200, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:635-7. 2012
    ..Adenoidectomy is the first line of surgical management for children with chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS). This procedure is successful in about 50 percent of patients...
  3. doi request reprint Balloon catheter sinuplasty in young children
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology, P O Box 9200, West Virginia University, Morgantown WV 26506 9200, USA
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:e54-6. 2010
    ..The safety and feasibility of BCS in children has been recently established. The purpose of this study was to study the outcome of this technology in CRS in children...
  4. doi request reprint Revision endoscopic sinus surgery in children: surgical causes of failure
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:1214-7. 2009
    ..Revision endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) in children is uncommon. Causes of failure, however, are not very well delineated. The purpose of this study was to evaluate surgical causes of failure in children after ESS...
  5. doi request reprint Outcome of adenoidectomy versus adenoidectomy with maxillary sinus wash for chronic rhinosinusitis in children
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:871-3. 2008
    ..To compare postoperative outcomes of adenoidectomy versus adenoidectomy with maxillary sinus wash as surgical treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) in children...
  6. ncbi request reprint Failures of adenoidectomy for chronic rhinosinusitis in children: for whom and when do they fail?
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:1080-3. 2007
    ..To determine which children who are treated with adenoidectomy for chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) will ultimately undergo endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) and the length of time between adenoidectomy and ESS...
  7. ncbi request reprint Outcome of endoscopic sinus surgery in children with allergic rhinitis
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Am J Rhinol 20:438-40. 2006
    ..Allergic rhinitis (AR) is a morbid condition in children with chronic rhinosinusitis. The study goal was to determine whether children with AR who are undergoing endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) will have a poor outcome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Chronic rhinosinusitis and bacterial biofilms
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 14:183-6. 2006
    ..Chronic rhinosinusitis is one of the most common chronic infections seen by physicians. The purpose of this review is to summarize the literature available on chronic rhinosinusitis and biofilms...
  9. ncbi request reprint Chronic rhinosinusitis and biofilms
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:414-7. 2005
    ..We believe that biofilms also are associated with chronic rhinosinusitis. No information is known regarding the presence of biofilms in chronic rhinosinusitis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Corticosteroid therapy during endoscopic sinus surgery in children: is there a need for a second look?
    H H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, PO Box 9200, Morgantown, WV 26506 9200, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:188-92. 2001
    ..To determine whether intravenous administration of dexamethasone during endoscopic sinus surgery in children will decrease scarring and edema during a second-look procedure...
  11. ncbi request reprint Timing of endoscopic sinus surgery in children: is there an impact on outcome?
    H H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Laryngoscope 111:1709-11. 2001
    ..Endoscopic sinus surgery in children continues to be a controversial issue. Major factors in determining when to operate are the duration of the disease and duration of medical treatment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Balloon catheter sinuplasty and adenoidectomy in children with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology, West Virginia University School of Medicine, PO Box 9200, Morgantown, WV 26506 9200, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 119:578-82. 2010
    ..We propose that balloon catheter sinuplasty (BCS) is a minimally invasive, effective procedure in the treatment of pediatric CRS...
  13. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of chronic sinusitis in children
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, PO Box 9200, Morgantown, WV 26506 9200, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:2103-9. 2004
    ..The objective was to compare three common surgical modalities in children for the treatment of chronic sinusitis that is refractory to medical management...
  14. ncbi request reprint Relation of age to outcome after endoscopic sinus surgery in children
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, PO Box 9200, Morgantown, WV 26506 9200, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:175-7. 2003
    ..To determine whether endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) in children has a better outcome at a certain age...
  15. ncbi request reprint Bacterial biofilms in surgical specimens of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Jose A Sanclement
    Department of Otolaryngology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:578-82. 2005
    ..We hypothesize that biofilms play a role in chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS). Our goal is to demonstrate biofilms in mucosal specimens of patients undergoing surgery for CRS...
  16. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic sinus surgery in geriatric population
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Am J Rhinol 18:125-7. 2004
    ..With the baby boomers getting older, endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) is being performed more on elderly people than before. We compared patients undergoing ESS who were >65 years of age with those <65 years...
  17. ncbi request reprint Safety and feasibility of balloon sinuplasty for treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis in children
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 118:161-5. 2009
    ..The initial experience in adults has been promising. The technique allows for restoring ventilation to the sinuses with minimal risk and trauma to the tissues. I present our initial experience of its use for treatment of CRS in children...
  18. ncbi request reprint Improved postoperative pain control in pediatric adenotonsillectomy with dextromethorphan
    G S Dawson
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506-9200, USA
    Laryngoscope 111:1223-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Dextromethorphan syrup is a safe, non-narcotic medication that significantly reduced the requirement of intravenous morphine after pediatric adenotonsillectomy. Its routine use in this manner is recommended...
  19. ncbi request reprint Correlation between SN-5 and computed tomography in children with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Andrew M Terrell
    Department of Otolaryngology, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:1394-8. 2009
    ..The SN-5 is a validated symptom score questionnaire for the evaluation of CRS in children. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the correlation of the SN-5 with the CT score in children...
  20. ncbi request reprint Detection of fungi in the sinus mucosa using polymerase chain reaction
    Arvin K Rao
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506 9200, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:581-5. 2006
    ..To compare the presence of fungi in the sinus mucosa of patients with and without chronic rhinosinusitis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pediatric sinusitis: update
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, PO Box 9200, Morgantown, WV 26506 9200, USA
    J Otolaryngol 34:S14-7. 2005
    ..Children needing surgical intervention are a small percentage because of the success of medical treatment. When and which surgical procedure to use are discussed in detail...
  22. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of computed tomography and magnetic resonance in fulminant invasive fungal rhinosinusitis
    R C Howells
    Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown 26506-9200, USA
    Am J Rhinol 15:255-61. 2001
    ..A high index of suspicion and early endoscopic examination with biopsy are mandatory for evaluation. MRI may better represent disease progression and should be considered early...
  23. ncbi request reprint Smoke exposure and outcome of endoscopic sinus surgery in children
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, PO Box 9200, Morgantown, WV 26506 9200, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:546-8. 2002
    ..The study goal was to determine whether cigarette smoke exposure in children who are undergoing endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) for chronic sinusitis will have an impact on the outcome...
  24. doi request reprint Otitis media with effusion: a possible role for Helicobacter pylori?
    Tanya Fancy
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 140:256-8. 2009
    ..To compare Helicobacter pylori prevalence rates in the nasopharynx of pediatric patients with and without otitis media with effusion (OME)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Role of anaerobes in chronic sinusitis: Will polymerase chain reaction solve the debate
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown 26506 9200, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:384-6. 2002
    ..Some authors suggest that anaerobes play a significant role whereas others suggest a minimal role. Those who suggest a significant role argue that standard culture techniques are the culprits...
  26. ncbi request reprint The impact of a cation channel blocker (furosemide) on Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 biofilm architecture
    Jenny L Cross
    Department of Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506 9200, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:21-6. 2007
    ..To determine if furosemide could have a role in inhibition of biofilm formation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Effect of ototopical medications on tympanostomy tube biofilms
    K Scott Oxley
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA
    Laryngoscope 117:1819-24. 2007
    ..Examine how ototopical medications affect biofilms on fluoroplastic tympanostomy tubes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Histologic and immunologic observations of viral-induced rhinosinusitis in the mouse
    Hassan H Ramadan
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown 26506 9200, USA
    Am J Rhinol 16:61-7. 2002
    ..One proposed mechanism for this phenomenon is that local factors such as cytokines are released continually after infection, even in the absence of persistent viruses or bacteria...