rhinomanometry

Summary

Summary: Technique for measuring air pressure and the rate of airflow in the nasal cavity during respiration.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi [Acoustic rhinometry--examination technique and discussion of the recommendation of the Committee for Standardisation of Acoustic Rhinometry, European Rhinologic Association ]
    Tomasz Gotlib
    Samodzielna Pracownia Profilaktyki Zagrozeń Srodowiskowych Wydziału Nauki o Zdrowiu, Akademii Medycznej w Warszawie
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 14:79-81. 2003
  2. ncbi The importance of nasal resistance in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a study with positional rhinomanometry
    A De Vito
    E.N.T. Clinic, Department of Neurosciences, Pisa University, Pisa, Italy
    Sleep Breath 5:3-11. 2001
  3. ncbi Comparison of rhinometric measurements methods in intranasal pathology
    Jura Numminen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Rhinology 41:65-8. 2003
  4. ncbi Consensus report on acoustic rhinometry and rhinomanometry
    P A R Clement
    ENT Department, Academisch Ziekenhuis, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Rhinology 43:169-79. 2005
  5. ncbi Active anterior rhinomanometry analysis in normal adult Malays
    A H Suzina
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Universiti Sains Malaysia Health Campus, 16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    J Laryngol Otol 117:605-8. 2003
  6. pmc Influence of nasal resistance on oral appliance treatment outcome in obstructive sleep apnea
    Biao Zeng
    Centre for Sleep Health and Research, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Australia
    Sleep 31:543-7. 2008
  7. ncbi Use of rhinomanometry in common rhinologic disorders
    Duygu Demirbas
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Memorial Hospitals, Istanbul, Turkey
    Expert Rev Med Devices 8:769-77. 2011
  8. ncbi Objective measurement of nasal airway dimensions and resistance using acoustic rhinometry and rhinomanometry in habitual snorers compared with non-snorers
    Shahriar Yahyavi
    Otolaryngology Department, Head and Neck Surgery Research Center, Rasoul Akram Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Hemmat Highway, Tehran, Iran
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 265:1483-7. 2008
  9. ncbi The use of spreader grafts in primary rhinoplasty
    Armando Boccieri
    Department of Maxillo Facial Surgery, S Camillo Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Ann Plast Surg 55:127-31. 2005
  10. ncbi Comparison of Odiosoft-Rhino and rhinomanometry in evaluation of nasal patency
    Rauf Tahamiler
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey
    Rhinology 49:41-5. 2011

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  1. ncbi [Acoustic rhinometry--examination technique and discussion of the recommendation of the Committee for Standardisation of Acoustic Rhinometry, European Rhinologic Association ]
    Tomasz Gotlib
    Samodzielna Pracownia Profilaktyki Zagrozeń Srodowiskowych Wydziału Nauki o Zdrowiu, Akademii Medycznej w Warszawie
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 14:79-81. 2003
    ..In the paper the technique of examination is presented and the recommendations of the Committee for Standardisation of Acoustic Rhinometry, European Rhinologic Association are discussed...
  2. ncbi The importance of nasal resistance in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a study with positional rhinomanometry
    A De Vito
    E.N.T. Clinic, Department of Neurosciences, Pisa University, Pisa, Italy
    Sleep Breath 5:3-11. 2001
    ..we analyzed the nasal resistance of 36 OSAS patients by performing a traditional basal anterior active rhinomanometry test (AAR) and a positional AAR, with the patient in a supine position...
  3. ncbi Comparison of rhinometric measurements methods in intranasal pathology
    Jura Numminen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Rhinology 41:65-8. 2003
    ..A total of 69 patients acutely ill with the common cold were examined. Acoustic rhinometry (AR), rhinomanometry (RMM), nasal PEF (nPEF) and Visual Analogue Scale (VAS) recordings were performed before the subjects became ..
  4. ncbi Consensus report on acoustic rhinometry and rhinomanometry
    P A R Clement
    ENT Department, Academisch Ziekenhuis, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Rhinology 43:169-79. 2005
    ..For rhinomanometry, new insights into the field of fluid dynamics are highlighted, as well as their repercussion on more recent ..
  5. ncbi Active anterior rhinomanometry analysis in normal adult Malays
    A H Suzina
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Universiti Sains Malaysia Health Campus, 16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia
    J Laryngol Otol 117:605-8. 2003
    ..Active anterior rhinomanometry (AAR) is the recommended technique for the objective assessment of nasal airway resistance (NAR)...
  6. pmc Influence of nasal resistance on oral appliance treatment outcome in obstructive sleep apnea
    Biao Zeng
    Centre for Sleep Health and Research, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, Australia
    Sleep 31:543-7. 2008
    ..NAR was measured using posterior rhinomanometry in both sitting and supine positions, with and without MAS...
  7. ncbi Use of rhinomanometry in common rhinologic disorders
    Duygu Demirbas
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Memorial Hospitals, Istanbul, Turkey
    Expert Rev Med Devices 8:769-77. 2011
    b>Rhinomanometry is a functional test of nasal aerodynamics that measures transnasal airflow and the pressure gradient allowing nasal resistance to be calculated from these data...
  8. ncbi Objective measurement of nasal airway dimensions and resistance using acoustic rhinometry and rhinomanometry in habitual snorers compared with non-snorers
    Shahriar Yahyavi
    Otolaryngology Department, Head and Neck Surgery Research Center, Rasoul Akram Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Hemmat Highway, Tehran, Iran
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 265:1483-7. 2008
    ..and airflow resistance of habitual snorers with non-snoring individuals by means of acoustic rhinometry and rhinomanometry. Sixty individuals were enrolled in this analytical cross-sectional study...
  9. ncbi The use of spreader grafts in primary rhinoplasty
    Armando Boccieri
    Department of Maxillo Facial Surgery, S Camillo Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Ann Plast Surg 55:127-31. 2005
    ..After an average follow-up of 17 months, all the patients reported improvement in functional and esthetic problems, with no complications related to the preoperative features...
  10. ncbi Comparison of Odiosoft-Rhino and rhinomanometry in evaluation of nasal patency
    Rauf Tahamiler
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey
    Rhinology 49:41-5. 2011
    ..study testing the validity of the Odiosoft-Rhino (OR) in the evaluation of nasal patency in patients with nasal septal deviation and compare the results with visual analogue score (VAS) of nasal obstruction and rhinomanometry (RMM).
  11. ncbi Investigations for the diagnostic recording of nasal wing collapse
    S Grutzenmacher
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Laryngoscope 115:1763-7. 2005
    ..Nasal wing collapse" is generally a clinical diagnosis. However, in the pressure-flow relationship of rhinomanometry, the medial movement of the nasal wing can be documented in the inspiratory arm of the graph...
  12. ncbi Nasal airflow and resistance measured by active anterior rhinomanometry in healthy children and adolescents
    A Zapletal
    Second Department of Pediatrics, Charles University Hospital Motol, Prague, Czech Republic
    Pediatr Pulmonol 33:174-80. 2002
    b>Rhinomanometry allows objective assessment of nasal patency in pediatric patients with nasal and other respiratory problems. However, no reliable reference values are available in the pediatric age group...
  13. ncbi Rhinomanometry and acoustic rhinometry in rhinoplasty
    S Tombu
    Department of ENT HNS, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege
    B-ENT 6:3-11. 2010
    Acoustic rhinometry (AR) and rhinomanometry (RMM) study two different parameters of nasal ventilation: respiratory function and the anatomy of nasal cavities. This article looks at their usefulness, in particular in the surgical field...
  14. ncbi Effect of postural change on nasal airway and autonomic nervous system established by rhinomanometry and heart rate variability analysis
    Jen Hung Ko
    Department of Otolaryngology, Taipei City Hospital, and Institute of Brain Science, Faculty of Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Am J Rhinol 22:159-65. 2008
    ..In this study, the relationships between nasal ANS and central ANS were explored using rhinomanometry (RMM) and heart rate variability (HRV) analysis between postural changes.
  15. ncbi Effect of weight reduction on rhinometric measurements in overweight patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Tatu Kemppainen
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, Otorhinolaryngology, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Am J Rhinol 22:410-5. 2008
    ..Elevated nasal resistance and obesity predispose to obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Weight loss has been shown to result in an alleviation of OSA, but its effect on nasal airflow has not been studied...
  16. ncbi Correlation between subjective and objective evaluation of the nasal airway. A systematic review of the highest level of evidence
    R F André
    Department of Otolaryngology Facial Plastic Surgery, Rijnland Hospital, Simon Smitweg 1, Leiderdorp, The Netherlands
    Clin Otolaryngol 34:518-25. 2009
    ..There is no consensus about the value of objective measurements of nasal patency...
  17. ncbi Acoustic rhinometry and rhinomanometry in the preoperative screening of septal surgery patients
    Tapio Pirilä
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:605-9. 2009
    The preoperative assessment of septal surgery patients with acoustic rhinometry (AR) or rhinomanometry (RMM) is still a controversial subject. This study was designed to apply AR and RMM in preoperative screening of septal surgery patients...
  18. ncbi Nasal patency by rhinomanometry in patients with sensation of nasal obstruction
    Salih Canakcioglu
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Cerrahpasa School of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:300-2. 2009
    The objective assessment of nasal patency is a common challenge in clinical practice. This study was designed to show and compare the values of active anterior rhinomanometry (RMM) in patients with sensation of nasal obstruction.
  19. ncbi [The study of the relationship between obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and positional nasal resistance]
    Gang Zhong
    Department of Otolaryngology, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430022
    Lin Chuang Er Bi Yan Hou Ke Za Zhi 17:351-3. 2003
    ..To study the nasal resistance in different position and its possible relationship to obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS)...
  20. ncbi Influence of nasal resistance on initial acceptance of continuous positive airway pressure in treatment for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Tatsuki Sugiura
    Department of In Home Medicine, Nagoya University Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Respiration 74:56-60. 2007
    ..Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is considered as the standard therapy for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS), but some patients with OSAS are unable to accept CPAP due to nasal obstruction and poor nasal airflow...
  21. ncbi Measurement of nasal resistance by rhinomanometry in 892 Japanese elementary school children
    Ryuichi Kobayashi
    Sleep Disordered Breathing Center, Ayagawa National Health Insurance Sue Hospital, Ayagawa cho, Ayauta gun, Kagawa, Japan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 38:73-6. 2011
    The normal value of nasal resistance in adults has been reported (0.25 Pa/cm³/s), but that in children has not. In this study, we measured nasal resistance in Japanese school children by employing rhinomanometry.
  22. ncbi Comparison of decongestive capacity of xylometazoline and pseudoephedrine with rhinomanometry and MRI
    M Caenen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Free University Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Rhinology 43:205-9. 2005
    ..Decongestion was measured with active anterior rhinomanometry before, 15 minutes, 30 minutes and 1, 2, 4, 6 and 8 hours after administration...
  23. ncbi Evidence for correlation of objective and subjective measures of nasal airflow in patients with common cold
    J D Clarke
    Common Cold Centre, Cardiff School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol 30:35-8. 2005
    To utilize posterior rhinomanometry and conductance, as units of measurement, to further investigate the relationship between subjective and objective measures of nasal airflow.
  24. ncbi What happens to patients with nasal stuffiness and pathological rhinomanometry left without surgery?
    Helle L Thulesius
    ENT Department, Central Hospital, Vaxjo, Sweden
    Rhinology 47:24-7. 2009
    ..on average 8 years after a baseline investigation with an ENT-examination, a rhinomanometric survey and a rhinomanometry. We did follow-up investigations in 44 out of 59 non-operated patients with a pathological NAR on at least one ..
  25. ncbi Computerized rhinomanometry: a study of total nasal resistance normal values
    L Janosevic
    Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade University Medical School, Belgrade
    Acta Chir Iugosl 56:51-4. 2009
    Computerized rhinomanometry with the practical software programmes is used widely as a research tool to evaluate objectively nasal air flow and resistance parameters, while the increase of its clinical application may be facilitated by ..
  26. ncbi Peak inspiratory flow rate is more sensitive than acoustic rhinometry or rhinomanometry in detecting corticosteroid response with nasal histamine challenge
    Andrew M Wilson
    Asthma and Allergy Research Group, Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Rhinology 41:16-20. 2003
    ..peak nasal inspiratory flow rate (PIFR) as an endpoint during histamine challenge and compare this with rhinomanometry (Rhino) and acoustic rhinometry (AR)...
  27. ncbi Nasal lavage fluid examination and rhinomanometry in the diagnostics of occupational airway allergy to laboratory animals
    Anna Krakowiak
    Department of Occupational Diseases, Nofer Institute of Occupational Medicine, Lodz, Poland
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 16:125-32. 2003
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  28. ncbi Quality of life in allergic rhinitis: relationship with clinical, immunological, and functional aspects
    G Ciprandi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria San Martino, Genoa, Italy
    Clin Exp Allergy 37:1528-35. 2007
    ..Moreover, quality of life (QoL) has been widely evaluated in AR and its evaluation is considered in numerous trials...
  29. ncbi Diagnostic accuracy of peak nasal inspiratory flow and rhinomanometry in functional rhinosurgery
    Christian Bermüller
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Laryngoscope 118:605-10. 2008
    Sensitivity and specificity of active anterior rhinomanometry (RMM) and peak nasal inspiratory flow (PNIF) in the diagnosis of functionally relevant structural nasal deformities should be assessed...
  30. ncbi Role of nasal valve in the surgically corrected nasal respiratory obstruction: evaluation through rhinomanometry
    E Ricci
    Department of Clinical Physiopathology, University of Turin, Italy
    Am J Rhinol 15:307-10. 2001
    ..Preoperative and postoperative rhinomanometry was performed on all 50 patients...
  31. ncbi Nasal physiological changes during pregnancy
    C M Philpott
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Leicester Royal Infirmary, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 29:343-51. 2004
    ..nasal airway included anterior rhinoscopy (AnR), peak inspiratory nasal flow, acoustic rhinometry, anterior rhinomanometry (ARM), and the saccharin test with rhinitis questionnaire scores providing a symptomatic measurement...
  32. ncbi [Objectivation of nasal swelling--a comparison of four methods]
    S Grutzenmacher
    Universitäts HNO Klinik Greifswald
    Laryngorhinootologie 82:645-9. 2003
    ..Especially the nasal provocation test is important in this relationship. The measurement of the obstruction, caused by swelling of the nasal erectile tissue, allows a quantification of the allergic reaction...
  33. ncbi [Nasal obstruction and its measurement]
    A Olivé Pérez
    CAP Besos, Barcelona
    Allergol Immunopathol (Madr) 32:361-7. 2004
    ..The underlying principles, based on the trajectory of nasal air flow, techniques, and their advantages and disadvantages are presented. In conclusion, any of these methods can be used to evaluate nasal obstruction...
  34. ncbi Objective monitoring of nasal patency and nasal physiology in rhinitis
    Robert A Nathan
    Asthma and Allergy Associates, 2709 North Tejon, Colorado Springs, CO 80907, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:S442-59. 2005
    ..of nasal airflow, as evaluated by nasal peak flow, or as airways resistance/conductance as evaluated by rhinomanometry. Peak flow can be measured during inspiration or expiration...
  35. ncbi Nasal congestion: mechanisms, measurement and medications. Core information for the clinician
    S S Davis
    Common Cold Centre, Cardiff School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 29:659-66. 2004
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  36. ncbi Influence of sinus surgery in rhinometric measurements
    Jura Numminen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tampere University Hospital and Tampere University, Tampere, Finland
    J Otolaryngol 33:98-103. 2004
    ..this prospective study were to clarify how well acoustic rhinometry (AR), computed tomography volumetry (CTV), rhinomanometry (RMM), and the visual analogue scale (VAS) identify changes in intranasal pathology after endoscopic sinus ..
  37. ncbi [Choice of the methods for inferior turbinectomy]
    Jianxin Yue
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430022
    Lin Chuang Er Bi Yan Hou Ke Za Zhi 16:58-9. 2002
    ..To make clear the indications for each kind of inferior turbinectomy and to find out the best way of inferior turbinectomy...
  38. ncbi Argon plasma surgery for treatment of inferior turbinate hypertrophy: a long-term follow-up in 157 patients
    E Ferri
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital of Dolo, Venice, Italy
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 65:206-10. 2003
    ..The follow-up period was 24 months. Rhinomanometry was performed to objectively measure the nasal obstruction and to verify the postoperative improvement...
  39. ncbi Pressures generated during nose blowing in patients with nasal complaints and normal test subjects
    Peter Clement
    Department of ENT, H and N Surg, Free University Hospital Brussels AZ VUB, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Rhinology 41:152-8. 2003
    ..These very high pressures could have an important role in the pathophysiology of chronic sinusitis...
  40. ncbi The combination of acoustic rhinometry, rhinoresistometry and flow simulation in noses before and after turbinate surgery: a model study
    S Grutzenmacher
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Ernst Moritz Arndt University Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 65:341-7. 2003
    ..In order to understand rhinometric assessments precisely, knowledge of airflow behavior in the nose is necessary. We therefore investigated the influence of nasal concha surgery on acoustic rhinometry and rhinoresistometry in a model...
  41. ncbi Paradoxical sensation of nasal airflow in patients with common cold. Are we measuring the correct modality?
    Jonathan D Clarke
    Common Cold Centre, Cardiff School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:1307-11. 2005
    ..Improved methods for measuring nasal sensations are required to further investigate the relationship between objective and subjective measures of nasal obstruction...
  42. ncbi Efficacy and safety of single and multiple doses of pseudoephedrine in the treatment of nasal congestion associated with common cold
    Ronald Eccles
    Common Cold Centre, Cardiff School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, United Kingdom
    Am J Rhinol 19:25-31. 2005
    ..The present study has the aims of studying the safety and efficacy of a new pseudoephedrine formulation after single and multiple doses in patients with URTI...
  43. ncbi Evidence-based recommendations regarding the differential diagnosis and assessment of nasal congestion: using the new GRADE system
    E Van Spronsen
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Allergy 63:820-33. 2008
    ....
  44. ncbi Sublingual immunotherapy-induced IL-10 production is associated with changed response to the decongestion test: preliminary results
    Giorgio Ciprandi
    A O U San Martino, Genoa, Italy
    Allergy Asthma Proc 28:574-7. 2007
    ..In vitro IL-10 production was evaluated after SLIT. Rhinomanometry and decongestion testing were performed in all subjects before and after 3 years...
  45. ncbi Does the use of the combined oral contraceptive pill cause changes in the nasal physiology in young women?
    Charlotte R Wolstenholme
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Am J Rhinol 20:238-40. 2006
    ..Changes in nasal physiology have been observed during pregnancy and the menstrual cycle. The role of female hormones in these changes is unclear. The aim is to investigate the effect of the modern combined oral contraceptive pill (COCP)...
  46. ncbi Changes in nasal resistance and quality of life after endoscopic microdebrider-assisted inferior turbinoplasty in patients with perennial allergic rhinitis
    Tsung Wei Huang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:990-3. 2006
    ..To assess objective and subjective outcomes in patients with perennial allergic rhinitis who had undergone endoscopic microdebrider-assisted inferior turbinoplasty...
  47. ncbi Is there objective evidence that septal surgery improves nasal airflow?
    A Singh
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Whipps Cross Hospital, London, UK
    J Laryngol Otol 120:916-20. 2006
    ..To identify any prospective, controlled trials providing objective evidence of a reduction in nasal airway resistance following nasal septal surgery, and to undertake a meta-analysis of available data...
  48. ncbi Surgery of the nasal septum
    Gunter Mlynski
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, The Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Facial Plast Surg 22:223-9. 2006
    ..It should not be enlarged as much as possible; rather, it must be shaped in such a way as to allow freely congestion and decongestion reciprocal on the two sides during the nasal cycle...
  49. ncbi Evaluation of the repeatability of rhinomanometry and its use in assessing transnasal resistance and pressure in dogs
    Thomas S Wiestner
    Equine Hospital, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich CH 8057, Switzerland
    Am J Vet Res 68:178-84. 2007
    ..To evaluate a modified posterior rhinomanometric method for clinical application in dogs...
  50. ncbi [Revision of the European Position Paper on Rhinosinusitis and Nasal Polyposis (EP3OS) with particular attention to acute and recurrent rhinosinusitis]
    D Passali
    Clinica ORL, Universita di Siena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 27:1-21. 2007
  51. ncbi Functional tension nose as a cause of nasal airway obstruction
    Ilias V Kantas
    ENT Department of G Genimmatas General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Auris Nasus Larynx 34:313-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this prospective study was to evaluate the influence of functional tension nose in nasal obstruction and to discuss its frequency and management...
  52. ncbi Comparison of microdebrider-assisted inferior turbinoplasty and submucosal resection for children with hypertrophic inferior turbinates
    Yu Lin Chen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Women and Children Branch, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:921-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the effectiveness and safety of microdebrider-assisted inferior turbinoplasty (MAIT) with submucosal resection (SR) for children with hypertrophic inferior turbinates...
  53. ncbi Rapid maxillary expansion effects on nocturnal enuresis in children: a follow-up study
    Ulrike Schütz-Fransson
    Specialisttandvården Ortodonti, Folktandvården, Strandvägen 17 Stenungsund, Bohuslän, Sweden
    Angle Orthod 78:201-8. 2008
    ..To assess the effects of 10-14 days of rapid maxillary expansion (RME) on nocturnal enuresis (NE) in children who have long-standing resistance to medical therapy and to evaluate the long-term success rate after 10 years...
  54. ncbi Bipolar radiofrequency volumetric tissue reduction of inferior turbinate: does the number of treatment sessions influence the final outcome?
    Ahmed Atef
    The Ear, Nose, and Throat Department, Cairo University Hospitals, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
    Am J Rhinol 20:25-31. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine if the number of treatment sessions has an influence on the final intermediate term results of submucosal bipolar radiofrequency volumetric tissue reduction of the inferior turbinate...
  55. ncbi How good are patients at determining which side of the nose is more obstructed? A study on the limits of discrimination of the subjective assessment of unilateral nasal obstruction
    Jonathan D Clarke
    Common Cold Center, Cardiff School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom
    Am J Rhinol 20:20-4. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to measure the minimum difference in unilateral airflow that can be reliably detected by a patient...
  56. ncbi Short-term effect of argon plasma coagulation of the inferior turbinate in patients with perennial nasal allergy
    Hisashi Tokano
    Department of Otolaryngology, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1 5 45 Yushima, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8519, Japan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 32:145-50. 2005
    ..NAR was measured using active anterior rhinomanometry (AAR) at the 100 Pa point; this was deemed to be an objective measurement of nasal obstruction...
  57. ncbi [Study of nasal permeability in patients with operated unilateral clefts]
    M Rivera
    Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac 106:192-4. 2005
  58. ncbi Relationship between rhinitis duration and worsening of nasal function
    Giorgio Ciprandi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria San Martino, Genoa, Italy
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:725-9. 2008
    ..While it is well known that asthma is characterized by airway remodeling, few studies instead have investigated this issue in patients with allergic rhinitis (AR)...
  59. ncbi Biofeedback training of nasal muscles using internal and external surface electromyography of the nose
    Michael Vaiman
    Department of Otolaryngology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Otolaryngol 26:302-7. 2005
    ..In the present study, we present the way of biofeedback training of these muscles introducing the intranasal placement of sEMG electrodes and a home exercise program...
  60. ncbi Web-based analysis of nasal sound spectra
    Erdal Seren
    Specialist of Otorhinolaryngology, Giresun Devlet Hastanesi, Giresun, Turkey
    Telemed J E Health 11:578-82. 2005
    ..Web-based nasal sound analysis is an important method to follow the postoperative course and the nasal airflow evaluation. The new method will save time and money, avoiding a return visit to the hospital unnecessarily...
  61. ncbi Snoring is not relieved by nasal surgery despite improvement in nasal resistance
    Paula Virkkula
    ENT Hospital, Department of Plastic Surgery, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4 E, PO Box 220, FIN 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
    Chest 129:81-7. 2006
    ..In the present study, we evaluated the effect of nasal surgery on snoring time, snoring intensity, and sleep-disordered breathing. The role of abnormal cephalometry in treatment outcome was assessed...
  62. ncbi Effects of posture change on nasal patency
    Renato Roithmann
    Universidade Luterana do Brasil
    Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 71:478-84. 2005
    ..Acoustic rhinometry is a new non-invasive technique to assess nasal patency...
  63. ncbi Long-term efficacy of microdebrider-assisted inferior turbinoplasty with lateralization for hypertrophic inferior turbinates in patients with perennial allergic rhinitis
    Yu Lin Chen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Taipei City Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 118:1270-4. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the long-term efficacy of microdebrider-assisted inferior turbinoplasty with lateralization (MAITL) compared to submucosal resection for hypertrophic inferior turbinates...
  64. ncbi Contemporary rhinomanometry
    Philip Cole
    University Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario
    J Otolaryngol 35:83-7. 2006
    ..At a single sitting, a series of measurements with modern rhinomanometry can determine (1) the response to topical decongestant of the mucovascular contribution to nasal airflow ..
  65. ncbi [Long-term results after argon plasma coagulation (APC) inferior turbinates reduction]
    Tatiana Gierek
    Katedra i Klinika Laryngologii S1 AM w Katowiach
    Otolaryngol Pol 61:63-8. 2007
    ..APC was shown to effectively reduce the symptom of nasal obstruction without any complications. Argon Plasma Coagulation should be an alternative method in treating the patients with hyperplastic inferior turbinate...
  66. ncbi Objective measurement of nasal airway dimensions using acoustic rhinometry: methodological and clinical aspects
    Ole Hilberg
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, University of Aarhus, Denmark
    Allergy 57:5-39. 2002
    ..over the nasal cavity at a passive dow has been described in 1903 by Courtade and is one of first descriptions rhinomanometry. The technique is still in use and computer technology has made the measurements much easier but the method ..
  67. ncbi Accuracy of nasal cannula pressure recordings for assessment of ventilation during sleep
    R Thurnheer
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Bruderholz, Switzerland
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164:1914-9. 2001
    ..Square-root transformation provides near linear nasal pressure/airflow relationships over a short time but is not essential for estimation of AHI...
  68. ncbi Investigating the nasal cycle using endoscopy, rhinoresistometry, and acoustic rhinometry
    Christian Lang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Walther Rathenau Strasse 43 45, D 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Laryngoscope 113:284-9. 2003
    ..The turbulent behavior of nasal airflow is a prerequisite for adequate contact of inspired air particles with the mucosa. The aim of this study was to gain insight into this turbulent behavior of nasal airflow during the nasal cycle...
  69. ncbi Canine model of nasal congestion and allergic rhinitis
    Ruslan L Tiniakov
    University of Illinois at Chicago, and Veterans Affairs Chicago Health Care System, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Appl Physiol 94:1821-8. 2003
    ..of nasal airways (V(NA)) was assessed by acoustic rhinometry and resistance to airflow (R(NA)) by anterior rhinomanometry. Histamine delivered to the nasal passages of five dogs caused a rapid and prolonged increase in R(NA) (0...
  70. ncbi Effects of mandibular position and body posture on nasal patency in normal awake subjects
    Shigetoshi Hiyama
    Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Angle Orthod 72:547-53. 2002
    ....
  71. ncbi Effects of topical corticosteroid and combined mediator blockade on domiciliary and laboratory measurements of nasal function in seasonal allergic rhinitis
    A M Wilson
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Scotland, UK
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 87:344-9. 2001
    ..measures (daily symptoms, peak inspiratory nasal flow, and nasal oral index) and laboratory measures (rhinomanometry, acoustic rhinometry) in assessing treatment response with topical steroids and specific inflammatory mediator ..
  72. ncbi Nasal obstruction and sleep-disordered breathing: the effect of supine body position on nasal measurements in snorers
    Paula Virkkula
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Acta Otolaryngol 123:648-54. 2003
    ..We also investigated whether snoring patients in our clinical sample showed increased positional or decongestive nasal mucosal changes...
  73. ncbi Triamcinolone acetonide. A review of its pharmacological properties and therapeutic efficacy in the management of allergic rhinitis
    W Jeal
    Adis International Limited, Auckland, New Zealand
    Drugs 53:257-80. 1997
    ..of allergic rhinitis, when measured both subjectively (visual analogue scales) and objectively (anterior rhinomanometry), to those seen with beclomethasone 84 to 168 micrograms twice daily, fluticasone 200 micrograms once daily or ..
  74. ncbi Long-term effects of rapid maxillary expansion on nasal area and nasal airway resistance
    Mirian Aiko Nakane Matsumoto
    Department of Children s Clinical Preventive Dentistry, School of Dentistry of Ribeirao Preto, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 24:161-5. 2010
    ..This study was performed to evaluate the effect of RME on the nasal cavity by acoustic rhinometry and computed rhinomanometry and to determine nasal and maxillary width by posteroanterior cephalometric radiography, up to 30 months after ..
  75. ncbi [Malocclusion and upper airway obstruction]
    Kristina Lopatiene
    Kauno medicinos universiteto Ortodontijos klinika, Luksos Daumanto 6, Kaunas
    Medicina (Kaunas) 38:277-83. 2002
    ..All patients were examined by otorhinolaryngologist, and the nasal obstruction was confirmed by posterior rhinomanometry test. This study showed the significant association between nasal resistance and increased overjet (p = 0...
  76. ncbi Nasal decongestants in the treatment of chronic nasal obstruction: efficacy and safety of use
    Desiderio Passali
    Chief Professor, ENT Clinic University of Siena Medical School, Policlinico Le Scotte Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 5:783-90. 2006
    ..Active anterior rhinomanometry, acoustic rhinometry and the determination of mucociliary transport time represent, together with nasal ..
  77. ncbi Impact of unilateral sinus surgery with resection of the turbinates by means of midfacial degloving on nasal air conditioning
    Jörg Lindemann
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Ulm, Germany
    Laryngoscope 112:2062-6. 2002
    ....
  78. ncbi Changes in urinary LTE4 and nasal functions following nasal provocation test with ASA in ASA-tolerant and -intolerant asthmatics
    Claudio Micheletto
    Lung Department, Orlandi Hospital, Via Ospedale 2, 37012 Bussolengo, VR, Italy
    Respir Med 100:2144-50. 2006
    ..changes in urinary LTE4 excretion and in nasal function (Resistance-Req, and Volume-Vol, assessed by acoustic rhinomanometry (AR)) following a nasal provocation test (NPT) with ASA:LTE4 measurements have been never previously used to ..
  79. ncbi Evaluation of the dose-response relationship for intra-nasal oxymetazoline hydrochloride in normal adults
    D Taverner
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology, University of Adelaide, South Australia, 5005 Australia
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 55:509-13. 1999
    ..doses of oxymetazoline compared with placebo in normal subjects, and to determine the sensitivities of rhinomanometry, acoustic rhinometry and symptoms in discriminating between differing doses of oxymetazoline in normal subjects...
  80. ncbi [Occupational rhinitis]
    László Endre
    Központi MAV Rendelointézet Budapest
    Orv Hetil 151:941-5. 2010
    ..Objective methods that can be used for assessing nasal patency during the investigation of OR include rhinomanometry, acoustic rhinometry, peak nasal inspiratory flow, and gravimetry of the nasal secret...
  81. ncbi Nasal resistance in snorers with or without sleep apnea: effect of posture and nasal ventilation with continuous positive airway pressure
    P Desfonds
    Service d'Exploration Fonctionnelle Multidisciplinaire, , , Boulogne, France
    Sleep 21:625-32. 1998
    ..Posterior rhinomanometry was performed in 70 snorers referred for polysomnography and in 11 nonsnoring volunteers, (1) in the seated ..
  82. pmc Functional and aesthetic correction of secondary unilateral cleft lip nasal deformities
    Mimis Cohen
    Craniofacial Centre and the Division of Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Indian J Plast Surg 42:S91-S101. 2009
    ..of the most recent 51 consecutive patients who underwent complete clinical and functional evaluation with rhinomanometry followed by correction of the cleft lip nasal deformity was performed...
  83. ncbi [Antileukotrienes in the prevention of postoperative recurrence of nasal polyposis in ASA syndrome]
    L Di Rienzo
    A C O San Filippo Neri, Unità Operativa di Otorinolaringoiatria, Roma
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 20:336-42. 2000
    ..After taking a case history, filling out a questionnaire scoring nasal symptoms, undergoing rhinoendoscopy and rhinomanometry, 40 patients suffering from ASA-Syndrome and NP (age range 30-72 years) were recruited for the study...
  84. ncbi [Surgical treatment of inferior turbinate hypertrophy with argon plasma: a long-term follow-up in 157 patients]
    E Ferri
    Servicio de Otorrinolaringologia, Hospital de Dolo, Venecia, Italia
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 55:277-81. 2004
    ..The follow-up period was 24 months. Rhinomanometry was performed to objectively measure the nasal obstruction and to verify the postoperative improvement...
  85. ncbi Sensation of nasal patency compared to rhinomanometric results after septoplasty
    Tamás Tompos
    ENT and Head and Neck Surgery Department, Petz Aladár County Teaching Hospital, Vasvári P utca 2 4, Gyor, 9023, Hungary
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:1887-91. 2010
    ..Objective and subjective measures of nasal obstruction were recorded by using active anterior rhinomanometry, rhinoscopy and a visual analogue scale...
  86. ncbi Effect of nasal valve surgery by open-septorhinoplasty and lateral cartilage grafts (spreader grafts) on snoring among a population of single snorers. Preliminary report
    B Bertrand
    ORL and HNS Department, Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 56:149-55. 2002
    ..Active anterior rhinomanometry (AAR), posterior active rhinomanometry (PAR) and a self-assessment of the nasal patency by the patient himself ..
  87. ncbi Applicability of extracellular electrical impedance tomography in monitoring respiratory tract inflammation
    V Di Rienzo
    Allergy Unit, Azienda Sanitaria Locale, Frosinone, Italy
    J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 17:34-8. 2007
    ..Exhaled nitric oxide (NO) is currently the most reliable marker of rhinobronchial inflammation, but its routine assessment is difficult as the test is available only in highly specialized centers...
  88. ncbi [The treatment of allergic vasomotor rhinitis: diagnostic problems and local immunotherapy]
    G Motta
    Istituto di Patologia e Clinica Otorinolaringoiatrica,
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 15:1-24. 1995
    ..have been observed and underwent to different ways of treatment: 18 with permanent stenosis identified by rhinomanometry and not modified with vasoconstrictors were operated; 25 of the 50 patients with normal nasal cavities showed ..
  89. ncbi Nasal-air conditioning in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis and nasal polyposis
    Judit Papp
    Department of PediatricOncology, University Children sHospital, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:931-5. 2008
    ....
  90. ncbi Influence of the turbinate volumes as measured by magnetic resonance imaging on nasal air conditioning
    Joerg Lindemann
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Am J Rhinol Allergy 23:250-4. 2009
    ..This study evaluates the correlation between nasal air conditioning and the volumes of the inferior and middle turbinates as measured by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  91. ncbi Comparative study on the effectiveness of Coblation-assisted turbinoplasty in allergic rhinitis
    L Di Rienzo Businco
    Department of Otorhinolaringology, S Eugenio Hospital Rome, Rome, Italy
    Rhinology 48:174-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of adding Coblation-assisted inferior turbinoplasty to a medical treatment regimen for symptoms associated with hypertrophic inferior turbinates...
  92. pmc Histamine and allergen induced changes in nasal airways resistance measured by anterior rhinomanometry: reproducibility of the technique and the effect of topically administered antihistaminic and anti-allergic drugs
    O J Corrado
    Academic Department of Respiratory Medicine, St Bartholomew s Hospital, London
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 24:283-92. 1987
    ..NAR) following the topical application of histamine and allergen solutions were measured by passive anterior rhinomanometry. 2...
  93. ncbi Nasal surgery for snoring in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Hsueh Yu Li
    Department of Otolaryngology, Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Laryngoscope 118:354-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of nasal surgery to relieve snoring and to identify predictive factors...
  94. ncbi Influence of long-term airflow deprivation on the dimensions of the nasal cavity: a study of laryngectomy patients using acoustic rhinometry
    Ozan Bagis Ozgursoy
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ankara, Turkey
    Ear Nose Throat J 86:488, 490-2. 2007
    ..Second, we used acoustic rhinometry, while most other studies relied on anterior rhinoscopy or rhinomanometry, which are inferior methods ofmaking the evaluations in question...
  95. ncbi Impact of resection of the turbinates and the lateral nasal wall on particle deposition
    Ajnacska Rozsasi
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Laryngoscope 114:646-51. 2004
    ....
  96. ncbi Control of vascular permeability and vascular smooth muscle in the respiratory tract by multiple neuropeptides
    A Saria
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Graz, Austria
    Acta Otolaryngol Suppl 457:25-8. 1989
    ..administered substance P (but not calcitonin gene-related peptide) lead to nasal obstruction as measured by rhinomanometry, and to secretion...
  97. ncbi Relationships between allergic inflammation and nasal airflow in children with seasonal allergic rhinitis
    Giorgio Ciprandi
    Ospedale San Martino, Genoa, Italy
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 94:258-61. 2005
    ..Allergic rhinitis is characterized by a T(H)2-dependent inflammation. Nasal obstruction is a typical symptom of allergic rhinitis...
  98. ncbi [Comparison of anterior rhinomanometry and impulse oscillometry in nasal provocation with histamine]
    W Randerath
    , Allergologie und Schlafmedizin, Klinik Ambrock, Hagen
    Pneumologie 52:97-103. 1998
    Anterior rhinomanometry (aR) is the standard method for measurement of nasal resistance, but it has some drawbacks because it requires full co-operation of the patient and the results are disturbed by forced ventilation due to stenosis...
  99. ncbi Diode laser treatment in therapy-resistant allergic rhinitis: impact on nasal obstruction and associated symptoms
    Philipp P Caffier
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Chariteplatz 1, 10117, Berlin, Germany
    Lasers Med Sci 26:57-67. 2011
    ..performed preoperatively and at follow-ups 1, 12, and 24 months after surgery, including objective parameters (rhinomanometry, videoendoscopy, allergy tests) and subjective visual analog scales (evaluation of surgery, satisfaction, ..
  100. ncbi Efficacy of intranasally applied dimethindene maleate solution as spray in adult volunteers with symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis in the Vienna challenge chamber
    H J Kyrein
    Zyma GmbH, Clinical Development, Munich Germany
    Arzneimittelforschung 46:794-9. 1996
    ..Compared to placebo, the objective variables nasal flow (150 Pa., measured by active anterior rhinomanometry) and nasal secretion (g), showed similar onset of antiobstructive and antisecretory effects in the nose after ..
  101. ncbi [Combined nasal approach: maxilla-premaxilla approach and external approach]
    N Mir Ulldemolins
    Servicio de Otorrinolaringologia, Hospital Esperit Sant, Santa Coloma de Gramenet, Barcelona
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 55:475-81. 2004
    ..We describe our technique with a combined external approach and maxilla-premaxilla approach in one surgical process. We present our functional and aesthetic results...

Research Grants9

  1. Obstructive Sleep Apnea in WTC Responders: Role of Nasal Pathology
    Jag Sunderram; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..upper airway disease, nasal inflammation (leukocyte counts and soluble IL-8, IL-6, TNF) and nasal resistance (rhinomanometry) (iii) Relate nasal resistance to CPAP adherence in patients with OSA to show that reduction of expiratory ..
  2. Mentoring Research in the Physiology of Sleep Disordered Breathing
    INDU A AYAPPA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..disease, nasal inflammation (leukocyte counts and soluble IL-8, IL-6, TNF[unreadable]) and nasal resistance (rhinomanometry) (iii) Relate nasal resistance to CPAP adherence in patients with OSA to show that reduction of expiratory ..
  3. THE CLOUD ADULT
    Robert Sherertz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The relationship between nasal mucosal swelling and rhinovirus infection will be evaluated using CAT scans, rhinomanometry, and acoustic rhinometry...
  4. Nasal airflow and odorant transport: a prerequisite for normal olfaction
    Kai Zhao; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..functional impact of various nasal obstruction and the subsequent surgical outcomes using acoustic rhinometry, rhinomanometry or CT scans is inadequate...
  5. IMMUNOPATHOGENESIS OF ALLERGIC ASPERGILLOSIS
    RAYMOND SLAVIN; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  6. INDIVIDUAL FACTORS IN NASAL IRRITANT SENSITIVITY
    Dennis Shusterman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  7. IMMUNOPATHOGENESIS OF ALLERGIC ASPERGILLOSIS
    RAYMOND SLAVIN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. Proteomics of Cerebrospinal Fluid in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    James Baraniuk; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These methods and biomarkers may be of diagnostic value. They will be useful for assessing longitudinal changes in disease severity, phenotype, or the effects of treatment. ..