laryngeal diseases

Summary

Summary: Disorders of the larynx, general or unspecified.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Vascular evaluation in laryngeal diseases: comparison between contact endoscopy and laser Doppler flowmetry
    Michihiko Sone
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1371-4. 2006
  2. ncbi Vocal cord dysfunction, gastroesophageal reflux disease, and nonallergic rhinitis
    Ron Balkissoon
    Department of Medicine, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Clin Allergy Immunol 19:411-26. 2007
  3. ncbi Radiophonosurgery of benign superficial vocal fold lesions
    Sameh M Ragab
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Tanta Faculty of Medicine and University Hospitals, Egypt
    J Laryngol Otol 119:961-6. 2005
  4. ncbi Office steroid injections of the larynx
    Melissa Mortensen
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:1735-9. 2006
  5. ncbi Quality-of-life impact of non-neoplastic voice disorders: a meta-analysis
    Seth M Cohen
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:128-34. 2006
  6. ncbi Management of benign vocal fold lesions: a survey of current opinion and practice
    Lucian Sulica
    The Center for the Voice, Department of Otolaryngology, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:827-33. 2003
  7. ncbi Efficacy of a behaviorally based voice therapy protocol for vocal nodules
    E B Holmberg
    Department of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Voice 15:395-412. 2001
  8. ncbi Phonomicrosurgery in singers and performing artists: treatment outcomes, management theories, and future directions
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 190:21-40. 2002
  9. ncbi Endoscopic CO2 laser management of laryngocele
    Pablo Martinez Devesa
    Professorial Unit of the Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Laryngoscope 112:1426-30. 2002
  10. ncbi Laryngopyocele: signs on computed tomography
    H Nazaroglu
    Dicle Universitesi Tip Fakültesi Radyoloji Anabilim Dali, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Eur J Radiol 33:63-5. 2000

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  1. ncbi Vascular evaluation in laryngeal diseases: comparison between contact endoscopy and laser Doppler flowmetry
    Michihiko Sone
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1371-4. 2006
    To determine the efficacies of 2 methods for evaluating vascular changes in laryngeal diseases.
  2. ncbi Vocal cord dysfunction, gastroesophageal reflux disease, and nonallergic rhinitis
    Ron Balkissoon
    Department of Medicine, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Clin Allergy Immunol 19:411-26. 2007
    ..Management of VCD requires identification and treatment of underlying disorders and referral to speech therapists that can teach techniques of throat relaxation, cough suppression, and throat clearing suppression...
  3. ncbi Radiophonosurgery of benign superficial vocal fold lesions
    Sameh M Ragab
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Tanta Faculty of Medicine and University Hospitals, Egypt
    J Laryngol Otol 119:961-6. 2005
    ..To conduct a prospective randomized controlled trial describing and investigating the efficacy and safety of radiosurgical excision of benign superficial vocal fold lesions...
  4. ncbi Office steroid injections of the larynx
    Melissa Mortensen
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Laryngoscope 116:1735-9. 2006
    ..05). There were no complications. Only two patients could not tolerate office injection. CONCLUSION: Office steroid injections are a valuable adjunct in management of vocal fold scars, polyps, nodules, and granulomas...
  5. ncbi Quality-of-life impact of non-neoplastic voice disorders: a meta-analysis
    Seth M Cohen
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 115:128-34. 2006
    ..We undertook to explore the relationship between non-neoplastic voice disorders and patients' quality of life...
  6. ncbi Management of benign vocal fold lesions: a survey of current opinion and practice
    Lucian Sulica
    The Center for the Voice, Department of Otolaryngology, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, New York, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:827-33. 2003
    ..Therefore, traditional diagnostic categories do not seem to be useful guides to treatment, and may need to be reevaluated in light of improvements in diagnostic technology and surgical technique...
  7. ncbi Efficacy of a behaviorally based voice therapy protocol for vocal nodules
    E B Holmberg
    Department of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Voice 15:395-412. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi Phonomicrosurgery in singers and performing artists: treatment outcomes, management theories, and future directions
    Steven M Zeitels
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol Suppl 190:21-40. 2002
    ....
  9. ncbi Endoscopic CO2 laser management of laryngocele
    Pablo Martinez Devesa
    Professorial Unit of the Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Laryngoscope 112:1426-30. 2002
    ..To report on the management of laryngoceles by CO2 laser-assisted endoscopic excision...
  10. ncbi Laryngopyocele: signs on computed tomography
    H Nazaroglu
    Dicle Universitesi Tip Fakültesi Radyoloji Anabilim Dali, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Eur J Radiol 33:63-5. 2000
    ..An infected laryngocele is called a laryngopyocele. Our experience with a case of laryngopyocele with signs on computed tomography before and after antibiotic therapy is presented since laryngopyocele is more unusual...
  11. ncbi Laryngeal transplantation in 2005: a review
    M A Birchall
    Division of Surgery and Oncology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Am J Transplant 6:20-6. 2006
    ..This review seeks to outline the progress achieved in this field by 2005 and to point the way forward for laryngeal transplantation research in the 21st century...
  12. ncbi Laryngocele resection by combined external and endoscopic laser approach
    Sandra L Ettema
    Medical Scholars Program, University of Illinois at Urbana Champain, Urbana, Illinois, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 112:361-4. 2003
    ..We introduce a combined endoscopic and external approach that we have employed on several occasions to ensure complete removal of the laryngocele and the saccule from which it originated. A case is presented to help define the technique...
  13. ncbi A mechanical model of vocal-fold collision with high spatial and temporal resolution
    Heather E Gunter
    Division of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Pierce Hall, 29 Oxford Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 113:994-1000. 2003
    ..79), vertical shear stress (r2 = 0.69), and Von Mises stress (r2 = 0.83) in the tissue. These results guide the interpretation of experimental measurements by relating them to a quantity that is important in tissue damage...
  14. ncbi Fibronectin: an interesting vocal fold protein
    Scot D Hirschi
    University of Utah Medical School, Salt Lake City 84123, USA
    J Voice 16:310-6. 2002
    ..Lastly, it discusses preliminary microarray data that show gene expression for fibronectin to be upregulated in true vocal folds when compared to false vocal folds...
  15. ncbi Exudative laryngeal diseases of Reinke's space: a clinicohistopathological framing
    Dario Marcotullio
    Department of Otolaryngology, Policlinico Umberto I, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    J Otolaryngol 31:376-80. 2002
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  16. pmc Paradoxical vocal cord motion disorder: past, present and future
    Wanis H Ibrahim
    Pulmonary Section, Department of Medicine, Hamad General Hospital, PO Box 3050, Doha, Qatar
    Postgrad Med J 83:164-72. 2007
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  17. ncbi Hypnosis as a diagnostic modality for vocal cord dysfunction
    R D Anbar
    State University of New York Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 106:E81. 2000
    ..He also was referred for counseling. To our knowledge this is the first description in the medical literature of the use of hypnotic suggestion for making a diagnosis of VCD. (ABSTRACT TRUNCATED)..
  18. ncbi Videostrobokymographic analysis of benign vocal fold lesions
    Dong Young Kim
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Dong A University, Busan, South Korea
    Acta Otolaryngol 123:1102-9. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze vibratory patterns and objective parameters in various benign vocal fold lesions using VSK and to examine the efficacy of VSK in clinical applications...
  19. ncbi Neonatal vallecular cyst
    Maulik Shah
    Indian Pediatr 43:652. 2006
  20. ncbi [Surgical treatment of laryngomalacia in children]
    Beata Pucher
    Klinika Otolaryngologii Dzieciecej Katedry Otolaryngologii AM w Poznaniu
    Otolaryngol Pol 60:349-54. 2006
    ..Diagnosis of laryngomalacia is made by rigid or flexible laryngoscopy. Although this disorder is usually self-limited, in some cases the symptoms are so severe that operative intervention cannot be avoided...
  21. ncbi Dynamic voice assessment using flexible laryngoscopy--how I do it: a targeted problem and its solution
    Pamela C Roehm
    Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh Voice Center, Unviersity of Pittsburgh Eye and Ear Institute, Pittsburg, PA 15213 2546, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 25:138-41. 2004
  22. ncbi Fat augmentation for nonparalytic glottic insufficiency
    Yen Yu Chen
    Department of Otolaryngology, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, No 325 Cheunggung Road, Sec 2, Taipei 114, Taiwan, ROC
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 65:176-83. 2003
    ..Fat injection is an effective autogenous implant and may be considered as an option in the treatment of patients with vocal atrophy or sulcus vocalis. Although fat reabsorption was a problem, repeating the procedure could be considered...
  23. ncbi Consistency of the preoperative and intraoperative diagnosis of benign vocal fold lesions
    Patrick J P Poels
    Bernhoven Hospital, Veghel, The Netherlands
    J Voice 17:425-33. 2003
    ..Specially intracordal lesions constituted a diagnostic pitfall. Because the preoperative and intraoperative diagnosis often differed, both the patients and the ENT-surgeon must keep an open mind about what may need to be done at surgery...
  24. ncbi [Video-stroboscopy, a method for exploration of laryngeal pathology]
    M D Cobzeanu
    Clinica ORL 1, Facultatea de Medicina, Universitatea de Medicină si Farmacie Gr T Popa Iaşi
    Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi 107:657-60. 2003
    ..This method permits to make a differential diagnosis between the inflammatory and tumoral diseases of the larynx...
  25. ncbi Effects of voice therapy on vocal process granuloma: a phonoscopic approach
    Rebecca Leonard
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Sugery, University of California, Davis, Medical School Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 26:101-7. 2005
    ..Of the 16 patients, 10 agreed to undergo voice therapy and were subsequently enrolled in the treatment program...
  26. ncbi The value of varying vocal frequency during stroboscopy for vocal fold masses
    Debra Tereschuk
    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 82:752-3. 2003
  27. ncbi Inspiratory activation of the vocal cord adductor, part I: human study in patients with restricted abduction of the vocal cords
    Keisuke Shiba
    Department of Otolaryngology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, 1 8 1 Inohana, Chiba 260 8670, Japan
    Laryngoscope 114:372-5. 2004
    ..However, active glottis narrowing can also be contributory. We tested the hypothesis that the vocal cord adductor is activated during inspiration in patients with restricted abduction of the vocal cords...
  28. ncbi Vocal cord haematoma after tenecteplase thrombolysis
    Sima Samimi-Fard
    Coronary Care Unit, Department of Cardiology, Hospital Universitario de Canarias, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
    Acta Otolaryngol 126:884-5. 2006
    ..As far as we know, this type of side effect has only been described once in the literature, namely, after thrombolysis with tissue plasminogen activator in deep vein thrombosis...
  29. ncbi Laryngeal findings in advanced Parkinson's disease
    Joel H Blumin
    PENN Center for Voice, Pennsylvania Hospital, Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 113:253-8. 2004
    ..All but one patient had a significant self-reported voice handicap. These findings are reviewed and established as a baseline for further study...
  30. ncbi Vocal fold injury following endotracheal intubation
    Satoshi Kitahara
    Department of Otolaryngology, National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
    J Laryngol Otol 119:825-7. 2005
    ..We suggest that characterization of vocal fold scarring in humans may be different from that in animals, and recommend that surgical management should be avoided for at least three months after injury...
  31. ncbi Vocal process avulsion
    Adam D Rubin
    Lakeshore Professional Voice Center, Lakeshore Ear, Nose, and Throat Center, St Clair Shores, MI, USA
    J Voice 19:702-6. 2005
    ..All cases were repaired endoscopically. However, we used three different techniques. These include chemical tenotomy with botulinum toxin, closed reduction with fat injection, and open reduction via cordotomy...
  32. ncbi Autologous transplantation of fascia into the vocal fold: long-term result of type-1 transplantation and the future
    Koichi Tsunoda
    Department of Artificial Organs, National Institute of Sensory Organs, 2 5 1 Higashigaoka, Meguroku, Tokyo 152 8902, Japan
    Laryngoscope 115:1-10. 2005
    ..We also review and report some complications that can be caused by ATFV. Finally, we discuss the ATFV technique as a contribution to the phonosurgery of the future...
  33. ncbi Laryngeal structure and function in the pediatric larynx: clinical applications
    Christine M Sapienza
    University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Lang Speech Hear Serv Sch 35:299-307. 2004
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  34. ncbi Airway management during the laryngoscopic surgery for the benign laryngeal obstructive disease
    Kenji Okami
    Department of Otolaryngology, Tokai University School of Medicine, Kanagawa, Japan
    Tokai J Exp Clin Med 29:123-6. 2004
    ..They were successfully operated on with laryngomicrosurgery under neuroleptanalgesia (NLA) without intubation. The choice of the operation and airway management were discussed...
  35. ncbi Folding of the epiglottis - an unusual complication to be recognized after laryngoscopic endotracheal intubation
    Ta Sen Lin
    Department of Anesthesiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    J Clin Anesth 16:469-71. 2004
    ..There were no sequelae such as laryngeal spasm or vocal cord palsy after the surgery. The "peardrop" phenomenon is suggested as a possible cause of this event. Potential adverse outcomes of this unusual occurrence are reviewed...
  36. ncbi G. Paul Moore lecture: lessons in phonosurgery
    Charles N Ford
    Division of Otolaryngology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, USA
    J Voice 18:534-44. 2004
  37. ncbi Laryngeal assessment in rheumatic disease patients
    Hugo Valter Lisboa Ramos
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, UNIFESP EPM
    Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 71:499-503. 2005
    ..Scarce laryngeal involvement has been described in these patients and this study aims at investigating laryngeal alterations found in patients with rheumatic diseases...
  38. ncbi Laryngeal findings in users of combination corticosteroid and bronchodilator therapy
    Natasha Mirza
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:1566-9. 2004
    ....
  39. ncbi Pachydermia is not diagnostic of active laryngopharyngeal reflux disease
    R Keith Hill
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:1557-61. 2004
    ..To determine the change in pachydermia/posterior commissure hypertrophy in patients with laryngopharyngeal reflux disease (LPR) on long-term acid-suppressive therapy...
  40. ncbi Laryngeal abscess after injection laryngoplasty with micronized AlloDerm
    Philip E Zapanta
    Voice Treatment Center, Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington DC, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:1522-4. 2004
    ....
  41. ncbi Dense vocal fold scar
    Adam D Rubin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University and Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 84:468. 2005
  42. ncbi Respiratory retraining of refractory cough and laryngopharyngeal reflux in patients with paradoxical vocal fold movement disorder
    Thomas Murry
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:1341-5. 2004
    ..The objective was to describe a case series of patients with refractory cough and paradoxical vocal fold movement disorder treated with respiratory retraining therapy...
  43. ncbi Concurrent laryngeal abnormalities in patients with paradoxical vocal fold dysfunction
    Nalin J Patel
    Division of Laryngology, Center for Communication and Swallowing Disorders, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:686-9. 2004
    ..Our goal was to investigate the presence of laryngeal abnormalities is patients with paradoxical vocal fold dysfunction (PVFD)...
  44. ncbi Vocal fold polyp in a professional brass/wind instrumentalist and singer
    Gregory J Gallivan
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    J Voice 20:157-64. 2006
    ..Preoperative voice therapy, phonomicrosurgery, and postoperative voice rest followed by voice therapy, succeeded in restoring her combined wind/brass instrumental and singing career...
  45. ncbi Hemorrhage, varicosity, and cysts in a professional singer
    Libby J Smith
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Drexel University College of Medicine and Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 85:302. 2006
  46. ncbi [Asymptomatic bilateral pharyngocele]
    P Martinez
    Servicio de ORL, Hospital Clinico Universitario de Valladolid
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 54:718-22. 2003
    ..Given their scarcity, we review the characteristics of the process, highlighting the relevance of the oesophagopharingeal barium swallow. Finally, we describe two possible anatomical locations of the herniated sac...
  47. ncbi [Microlaryngoscopic surgery in the treatment of vocal cord benign lesion under surface anesthesia]
    Xiaomin Yang
    Department of Otolaryngology, Huizhou Hospital, Huizhou City of Guangdong, 516001, China
    Lin Chuang Er Bi Yan Hou Ke Za Zhi 19:550-1. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effect of microlaryngoscopic surgery in the treatment of vocal cord benign lesion...
  48. ncbi [Vocal fold nodules. Risk factors in teachers. A case control study design]
    C A Pérez Fernández
    Servicio ORL, Hospital San Millan, Logrono, La Rioja
    Acta Otorrinolaringol Esp 54:253-60. 2003
    ..Vocal intensity and vocal frequency ranks were shorter in the pathological group. We could also see that, fonatory flow was less effective in the pathological group...
  49. ncbi The interference of voice change on structural vocal cords lesions
    Mônica Alcantara de Oliveira Santos
    Santa Casa de Misericordia de Sao Paulo
    Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 73:226-30. 2007
    ..During this period some vocal cord lesions (specifically cysts and nodules) may undergo transformation...
  50. ncbi 'Iceberg' cyst of the right vocal fold
    Sheila Apicella
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 81:12-3. 2002
  51. ncbi Laryngeal mask versus endotracheal tube in a ferret model
    S E Brietzke
    Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 110:827-33. 2001
    ..However, its prolonged use results in significant pharyngeal morbidity that raises serious doubt as to its potential routine use in infants requiring prolonged ventilatory support...
  52. ncbi [Voice exploratory methods into professional vocal singers]
    M D Cobzeanu
    Clinica ORL 1, Facultatea de Medicina, Universitatea de Medicină şi Farmacie Gr T Popa, Iasi
    Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi 111:190-3. 2007
    ..The modern methods microlaryngoscopy, stroboscopy, electroglottography are presented and comparatively evaluated with classic explorations, as direct and indirect laryngoscopy...
  53. ncbi Upper airway obstruction in neonates and infants with CHARGE syndrome
    Yoko Naito
    Department of Pediatrics, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Med Genet A 143:1815-20. 2007
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  54. ncbi [Phoniatric aspects in microsurgical removal of benign vocal cord changes]
    H S Johannsen

    Laryngorhinootologie 80:226-33. 2001
    ..POSTOPERATIVE REGIMEN: The care for the patient's voice usually goes beyond surgery. To gain the best possible postoperative results, several steps are necessary in addition to surgical procedures. These steps will be pointed out...
  55. ncbi Fascia augmentation of the vocal fold: graft yield in the canine and preliminary clinical experience
    S G Duke
    Center for Voice Disorders, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC 27157-1034, USA
    Laryngoscope 111:759-64. 2001
    ..Subjective and objective analyses of voice outcomes after AFIA are universally improved. Fascia appears to be an excellent alternative to lipoinjection in properly selected cases of glottic insufficiency...
  56. ncbi Endoscopic arytenoid repositioning for unilateral arytenoid fixation
    M R Amin
    Department of Otolaryngology, Medical College of Pennsylvania/Hahnemann School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19103, USA
    Laryngoscope 111:44-7. 2001
    ..Though technically demanding, this procedure provides a promising option for medialization of the posterior glottis in a scarred larynx...
  57. ncbi Triple mucosal bridge of the glottis
    Andrea Bolzoni Villaret
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Brescia, Italy
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:678-9. 2007
  58. ncbi Post-transplant actinomycosis of the posterior glottis involving both vocal processes
    H Steven Sims
    Chicago Institute for Voice Care, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:967-8. 2007
  59. doi Phonovibrogram visualization of entire vocal fold dynamics
    Jorg Lohscheller
    Department of Phoniatrics and Pediatric Audiology, University Hospital Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
    Laryngoscope 118:753-8. 2008
    ..High-speed (HS) video recordings are the up-to-date method for visualizing irregular vocal fold vibrations. However, perceptive evaluation during offline replay is time consuming and shows high inter-rater variability...
  60. ncbi Quantitative microlaryngoscopic measurements of vocal fold polyps, glottal gap and their relation to vocal function
    Virgilijus Uloza
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu 2, 50009 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 44:266-72. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify the size of vocal fold polyps and to investigate the relationship between the glottal gap and parameters of acoustic voice analysis and phonetography...
  61. doi Blood vessels of vocal folds: a videolaryngoscopic study
    Noemi Grigoletto De Biase
    Department of Speech Language Pathology, Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:720-4. 2008
    ..To analyze and compare the incidence and visual characteristics of blood vessels on the superior surface of vocal folds with polyps, nodules, and minimal structural alterations (ie, sulci, cysts, and mucosal bridges)...
  62. ncbi Fat augmentation following microsurgical removal of the vocal nodules: long-term results
    Ming Wang Hsiung
    Department of Otolaryngology, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, No 325 Cheunggung Road, Sec 2, Taipei 114, Taiwan, ROC
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 65:169-75. 2003
    ..FAMSR is an easy, safe, and fast procedure which should be considered as an option in treating VN patients who either require surgery or do not have the time or perseverance to complete a lengthy program of speech therapy...
  63. ncbi [The "intra-cordal polyp": a clinical alternative to recognize?]
    B Coulombeau
    Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord) 127:349-52. 2006
    ..It is characterized mainly by the specific existence of fibrinous exsudats organized in loose network or mounds, surrounded by newly formed vascular slits. The epithelium covering the polyp is usually more or less impaired...
  64. ncbi Laryngopharyngeal reflux: position statement of the committee on speech, voice, and swallowing disorders of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    James A Koufman
    Center for Voice Disorders of Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1034, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:32-5. 2002
  65. ncbi Bilateral sulcus vocalis
    Robert Eller
    American Institute for Voice and Ear Research, Philadelphia, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 85:634. 2006
  66. ncbi Laryngeal microweb and vocal nodules. Clinical study in a Brazilian population
    Daniela Maria Cury Ferreira Ruiz
    Departamento de Genética Clínica, Hospital de Reabilitação de Anomalias Craniofaciais, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Bauru, SP, Brazil
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 58:392-9. 2006
    ..4% of the patients, who showed much smaller glottic proportion than patients with micronodules only. Furthermore, vocal nodule location was not related to the presence and/or absence of laryngeal microwebs...
  67. ncbi Childhood voice disorders: ambulatory evaluation and operative diagnosis
    Russell A Faust
    Children s Hospital of Michigan, 3901 Beaubien Street, Detroit, Ml 48201, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 42:1-9. 2003
  68. ncbi Vocal fold pseudocysts
    Kalpana De Pasquale
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 82:94. 2003
  69. ncbi Overcoming the epiglottis when a good examination is critical
    Robert Eller
    American Institute for Voice and Ear Research, Drexel University College of Medicine and Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 85:702-3. 2006
  70. ncbi [Influence of thyroid cartilage ossification in laryngeal ultrasound]
    A Bozzato
    Hals Nasen Ohrenklinik, Kopf und Halschirurgie, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg
    Laryngorhinootologie 86:276-81. 2007
    ..The varying extend of thyroid cartilage ossification appears to be the major limiting factor. We intended to assess the sonographic accessability of laryngeal structures with high end resolution ultrasound devices...
  71. ncbi Obstructing pyogenic granuloma as a result of blunt laryngeal trauma
    Matthew M Garrett
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44118, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:489-90. 2007
  72. ncbi Muscle tension dysphonia as a sign of underlying glottal insufficiency
    Peter C Belafsky
    Center for Voice Disorders of Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:448-51. 2002
    ..Hyperkinetic laryngeal behaviors may be used to achieve glottal closure. Such compensatory laryngeal behaviors may mask the correct underlying diagnosis...
  73. ncbi Dual intracordal unilateral vocal fold cysts: a perplexing diagnostic and therapeutic challenge
    Gregory J Gallivan
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Mercy Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
    J Voice 22:119-24. 2008
    ..One benign epidermoid malformation cyst was lined by squamous epithelium. The second was a retention cyst lined with cuboidal epithelium. Finally, after 40 years, he has a normal voice...
  74. ncbi Posthemorrhagic vascular mass on the left true vocal fold
    Timothy Anderson
    Department of Otolaryngology, Department of Otolaryngology, Graduate Hospital, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 81:693-4. 2002
  75. ncbi Vocal fold masses and a varicosity in a professional singer
    Libby J Smith
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University and Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 85:15. 2006
  76. ncbi Improvement of laryngopharyngeal reflux symptoms after laparoscopic Hill repair
    Robert C Wright
    Meridian Surgical Services, Inc, Good Samaritan Hospital, Puyallup, WA 98371, USA
    Am J Surg 185:455-61. 2003
    ..These laryngopharyngeal reflux symptoms have been reported to respond to prolonged proton pump inhibitor therapy, but the Hill approach to resolving these specific individual symptoms has not been widely reported in surgical literature...
  77. ncbi Sonographic assessment of the epiglottis
    Sandra L Werner
    Department of Emergency Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:1358-60. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the utility of ultrasound to image the epiglottis and to determine the range of normal epiglottis diameter for men and women...
  78. ncbi Polytomous disease mapping to detect uncommon risk factors for related diseases
    Emanuela Dreassi
    Department of Statistics G Parenti, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 59, I 50134, Florence, Italy
    Biom J 49:520-9. 2007
    ..But, possibly, these patterns are due to different spatial interactions between smoking habits and alcohol consumption for the first and the second disease...
  79. ncbi [Findings in a high-risk group following asbestos exposure. Benefit of ENT examinations in patients with long-term exposure to asbestos]
    M Winter
    Klinik und Poliklinik Fur Hals, Nasen und Ohrenkranke der Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany
    HNO 50:989-96. 2002
    b>Laryngeal diseases caused by exposure to asbestos are listed in the current German list of occupational diseases under number 4104...
  80. ncbi [The usefulness of multislice CT in diagnosis of some laryngeal diseases]
    Stanisław Skrzelewski
    Katedra i Klinika Laryngologii w Zabrzu Sl AM w Katowicach
    Otolaryngol Pol 59:343-9. 2005
    ..In case of vocal cord paralysis this technique is useful in evaluation of the treatment results and prognosis according to the ventilation efficacy...
  81. ncbi Angled endoscopic laryngeal surgery: a new technique for diagnosis, surgery, and CO2 laser application
    Plínio Ferreira Morgado
    Surgical Research Laboratory, Larynx Institute, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Laryngoscope 112:1031-6. 2002
    ..To present the development and application of a new technique to perform cold and laser laryngeal surgery...
  82. ncbi Polisomnographic findings on children with laryngopathies
    Michele Themis Moraes Gonçalves
    UNIFESP, Brazil
    Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 72:187-92. 2006
    ..Laryngomalacia is the most common cause of stridor in childhood, though its physiopathology remains unknown. Among the most prominent theories are immaturity of the cartilaginous framework of the larynx and/or neuromuscular immaturity...
  83. ncbi [Methods of larynx phoniatory function measurement in the Poznań University Department of Ear, Throat, Nose and Larynx Diseases between 1922 and 1939]
    Andrzej Obrebowski
    Katedra i Klinika Foniatrii i Audiologii Uniwersytetu Medycznego im Karola Marcinkowskiego w Poznaniu
    Otolaryngol Pol 61:719-23. 2007
    ..Mechanical stroboscop of Oertel type with perforated disc moved by electrical engine. CONCLUSION: For 130 years laryngostroboscopy belongs to the basic examination methods of larynx phonatory function...
  84. ncbi [Cytologic findings on chronic inflammatory disease of the vocal folds]
    S Monini
    Istituto di Clinica Otorinolaringoiatrica, , La Sapienza, Roma
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 14:449-56. 1994
    ..as routine cytodiagnosis can be considered useful for both diagnosis and treatment of non-surgically related laryngeal diseases. This study was designed in order to demonstrate how cytodiagnosis can be useful in etiologic and ..
  85. ncbi Transoral laser microsurgery in carcinomas of the oral cavity, pharynx, and larynx
    Jochen A Werner
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Philipps University of Marburg, Germany
    Cancer Control 9:379-86. 2002
    Since the introduction of laser technology in the 1960s, use of the technique in treating laryngeal diseases has demonstrated several advantages over conventional resections in selected cases.
  86. ncbi [Usefulness of ventilation tests in the diagnosis and evaluation of treatment results in select laryngeal diseases]
    Maciej Misiołek
    Katedra i Oddział Kliniczny Laryngologii w Zabrzu Sl AM w Katowicach
    Otolaryngol Pol 59:565-9. 2005
    ..In conclusion the great role of ventilation tests was emphasized, especially in diagnosis of the narrowing on the larynx and trachea level and also in evaluation of the results after surgical procedures on upper airways...
  87. ncbi [Vocal function after cordectomy (traditional surgical treatment vs CO2 laser): a comparative objective-instrumental evaluation]
    F Pia
    Divisione Clinicizzata ORL, , Ospedale Maggiore, Novara
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 14:329-38. 1994
    Concerning the wider use of the CO2 laser in the treatment of laryngeal diseases, the Authors, in a comparative study based on an objective-instrumental evaluation, evaluated residual vocal function after traditional surgical treatment (..
  88. ncbi Angled telescopic surgery, an approach for laryngeal diagnosis and surgery without suspension
    P F Morgado
    Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Department, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo Escola Paulista de Medicina, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Sao Paulo Med J 117:224-6. 1999
    Many methods have been used successfully for the diagnosis and treatment of laryngeal diseases. Microscopic and, recently, telescopic surgery represent the state of the art in endoscopic laryngeal surgery but drawbacks are possible during ..
  89. ncbi A computer system for acoustic analysis of pathological voices and laryngeal diseases screening
    Stefan Hadjitodorov
    Center on Biomedical Engineering, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Acad G Bonchev Str Bl 105, 1113 Sofia, Bulgaria
    Med Eng Phys 24:419-29. 2002
    ..These parameters are applied for laryngeal pathology detection. An identification accuracy of 96.1% by the K-nearest neighbors' method has been achieved. The system is clinically tested...
  90. ncbi [Laryngeal papillomatosis in adults: report on 4 cases]
    A Lazrak
    Hopital des specialites, Instituts, Service ORL, BP 6220, Rabat, Maroc
    Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord) 125:107-12. 2004
    ..Laryngeal papillomatosis is well-known as one part of benign lesions of the larynx in children under 15 years. Cases of papillomatosis are extremely rare in adults...
  91. ncbi CoMed: a real-time collaborative medicine system
    M Y Sung
    Department of Computer Science, University of Inchon, South Korea
    Int J Med Inform 57:117-26. 2000
    ..CoMed consists of a multimedia medical database containing relevant information about laryngeal diseases and a real-time collaboration system including a teleconferencing system, a whiteboard and a chatting system...
  92. ncbi Cult of St. Blasius, patron saint of throat sufferers and of otolaryngologists, in Croatia
    Ante Skrobonja
    Rijeka University School of Medicine, Department of the History of Medicine, Ul Brace Branchetta 20, HR 51000 Rijeka, Croatia
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 69:301-4. 2005
    ..Thanks to that legend, St. Blasius has become the traditional patron of the laryngeal diseases, and, since recently, the patron of the otolaryngologists, too...
  93. ncbi [A look into the larynx--two centuries along the path of laryngoscopy]
    G Vlajkovic
    Institut za anesteziju i reanimaciju, Klinicki centar Srbije, Beograd
    Acta Chir Iugosl 56:61-6. 2009
    ..A tool initially intended to help otorhynolaryngologists diagnose and treat laryngeal diseases has been transformed into an instrument intended to help anesthesiologists intubate the trachea for the ..
  94. ncbi Adaptive estimation of residue signal for voice pathology diagnosis
    M de O Rosa
    School of Engineering of São Carlos, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 47:96-104. 2000
    ..voice signal, the residue was estimated and seven acoustic features were extracted from it to evaluate the laryngeal diseases. As time-invariant inverse filtering was used, the nonstationary nature of dysphonic voices was also ..
  95. ncbi Circadian gene expression in the murine larynx
    Takeshi Nishio
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii cho, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto 602 8566, Japan
    Auris Nasus Larynx 35:539-44. 2008
    ..In the present study, we tried to prove the time specific expressions of clock oscillating genes in the murine larynx...
  96. ncbi Towards a computer-aided diagnosis system for vocal cord diseases
    A Verikas
    Department of Applied Electronics, Kaunas University of Technology, LT 3031, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Artif Intell Med 36:71-84. 2006
    ..The objective of this work is to investigate a possibility of creating a computer-aided decision support system for an automated analysis of vocal cord images aiming to categorize diseases of vocal cords...
  97. ncbi New system of instrument stabilization in laryngeal microsurgery
    Silvio José de Vasconcelos
    Otorhinolaryngology Federal University of Pernambuco
    Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 76:643-8. 2010
    Laryngeal microsurgery is a kind of treatment for various laryngeal diseases. Because of the need of long instruments and delicate maneuvers, involuntary movements represent relevant difficulty and may be responsible for unintended post-..
  98. ncbi Cigarette smoking and progression of laryngeal lesions
    Drasko Cikojević
    Clinic for Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Center Split, Split, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 34:45-8. 2010
    ..20 +/- 12.12 years in malignant lesion group. Study results clearly pointed to the increased prevalence of laryngeal diseases in smokers, with a significant difference between patients with benign laryngeal lesions and those with ..
  99. ncbi Changes in speaking fundamental frequency characteristics with aging
    Masaki Nishio
    Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences, School of Health Sciences, Niigata University of Health and Welfare, Niigata, Japan
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 60:120-7. 2008
    ..96 SD) obtained for males and females in each age group are considered useful for clinical detection of abnormalities of SFF, as well as for detection of laryngeal diseases causing SFF abnormality.
  100. doi Simultaneous involvement of larynx and middle ear in pulmonary tuberculosis
    Sapna R Parab
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, M I M E R Medical College, Pune, India
    Laryngoscope 120:1892-4. 2010
    ..The aim of this article is to create an awareness of Ear Nose Throat tuberculosis, and to consider tuberculosis in the differential diagnosis of ear and laryngeal diseases.
  101. doi Laryngeal fracture due to blunt trauma presenting with pneumothorax and pneumomediastinum
    Adnan Narci
    Departments of Pediatric Surgery and Otorhinolaryngology, Afyon Kocatepe University Medical Faculty, Afyon, Turkey
    ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 73:246-8. 2011
    ..Here we present a laryngeal fracture in a child after a blunt chest trauma during a traffic accident that presented with pneumomediastinum and pneumothorax...

Research Grants64

  1. Mucosal Immune and Bacterial Characterization in Chronic Laryngitis
    Susan Thibeault; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The hallmark of many clinically important laryngeal diseases affecting these critical functions is mucosal inflammation...
  2. Mucosal Immune and Bacterial Characterization in Chronic Laryngitis
    Susan L Thibeault; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The hallmark of many clinically important laryngeal diseases affecting these critical functions is mucosal inflammation...
  3. Mucosal Immune and Bacterial Characterization in Chronic Laryngitis
    Susan Thibeault; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The hallmark of many clinically important laryngeal diseases affecting these critical functions is mucosal inflammation...
  4. ESOPHAGEAL MOTOR FUNCTION IN HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Reza Shaker; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..For example, it is estimated that 4- 10% of laryngeal diseases seen in ENT clinics are associated with reflux disease...
  5. Flow Visualization in the Canine Larynx During Phonation
    Siddarth Khosla; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..grant is to train the candidate to be able to independently derive computational and theoretical models of laryngeal diseases, to verify these models by experiments in animals, and to use the results of theoretical and animal models ..
  6. Flow Visualization in the Canine Larynx During Phonation
    Siddarth Khosla; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..grant is to train the candidate to be able to independently derive computational and theoretical models of laryngeal diseases, to verify these models by experiments in animals, and to use the results of theoretical and animal models ..
  7. Flow Visualization in the Canine Larynx During Phonation
    Siddarth Khosla; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..grant is to train the candidate to be able to independently derive computational and theoretical models of laryngeal diseases, to verify these models by experiments in animals, and to use the results of theoretical and animal models ..
  8. Flow Visualization in the Canine Larynx During Phonation
    Siddarth Khosla; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..grant is to train the candidate to be able to independently derive computational and theoretical models of laryngeal diseases, to verify these models by experiments in animals, and to use the results of theoretical and animal models ..
  9. Flow Visualization in the Canine Larynx During Phonation
    Siddarth Khosla; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..grant is to train the candidate to be able to independently derive computational and theoretical models of laryngeal diseases, to verify these models by experiments in animals, and to use the results of theoretical and animal models ..
  10. Mucosal Immune and Bacterial Characterization in Chronic Laryngitis
    Susan L Thibeault; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The hallmark of many clinically important laryngeal diseases affecting these critical functions is mucosal inflammation...
  11. ESOPHAGEAL MOTOR FUNCTION IN HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Reza Shaker; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..For example, it is estimated that 410 percent of laryngeal diseases seen in ENT clinics are associated with reflux disease...
  12. ESOPHAGEAL MOTOR FUNCTION IN HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Reza Shaker; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..For example, it is estimated that 410 percent of laryngeal diseases seen in ENT clinics are associated with reflux disease...
  13. ESOPHAGEAL MOTOR FUNCTION IN HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Reza Shaker; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..For example, it is estimated that 410 percent of laryngeal diseases seen in ENT clinics are associated with reflux disease...
  14. ESOPHAGEAL MOTOR FUNCTION IN HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Reza Shaker; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..For example, it is estimated that 410 percent of laryngeal diseases seen in ENT clinics are associated with reflux disease...
  15. The Spatiotemporal Vibratory Characteristics Of Pathological Vocal Folds
    Jack J Jiang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and spatiotemporal analysis methods to quantify the vibratory properties of vocal folds of patients with laryngeal diseases. Five projects will be proposed in this proposal...
  16. The Spatiotemporal Vibratory Characteristics Of Pathological Vocal Folds
    Jack Jiang; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and spatiotemporal analysis methods to quantify the vibratory properties of vocal folds of patients with laryngeal diseases. Five projects will be proposed in this proposal...
  17. The Spatiotemporal Vibratory Characteristics Of Pathological Vocal Folds
    Jack Jiang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..and spatiotemporal analysis methods to quantify the vibratory properties of vocal folds of patients with laryngeal diseases. Five projects will be proposed in this proposal...
  18. Parkinson Disease Neuroprotection Clinical Trial
    Daniel Truong; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..There is a mutli-level parking facility next to the hospital with cafeteria. ..
  19. Reflux Disease in Patients with Throat Signs/Symptoms
    Michael Vaezi; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These methods will be employed pre- and post-therapy on all patients to assess their potential clinical utility, especially in those unresponsive to medical therapy after aggressive acid suppression. ..
  20. Parkinson Disease Neuroprotection Clinical Trial
    Daniel Truong; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..There is a mutli-level parking facility next to the hospital with cafeteria. ..
  21. Proteomic Profiling of the Vocal Fold Extracellular Matrix
    Nathan Welham; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This project will also result in the development of a blueprint for the engineering of a healthy protein matrix for restoring damaged vocal folds. ..
  22. Multi-institutional trial: molecular analysis of margins
    Cherie Ann Nathan; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..If our hypotheses were proven, our long-term goal would be to conduct a clinical trial with CCI-779 as adjuvant therapy, for eIF4E-positive margin patients to possibly decrease recurrence rates. ..
  23. Computer-Based Tools for Medialization Laryngoplasty
    Steven Bielamowicz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Neural Correlates of Normal/Disordered Voice Production
    Jessica Galgano; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  25. Characterization and Treatment of the Scarred Vocal Fold
    Diane Bless; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..While our initial 5 years of study have yielded several key hypotheses to guide treatment options, the current proposal will enable us to substantiate and/or further clarify these hypotheses so that they will have a greater impact. ..
  26. Characterization and Treatment of the Scarred Vocal Fold
    Diane Bless; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..While our initial 5 years of study have yielded several key hypotheses to guide treatment options, the current proposal will enable us to substantiate and/or further clarify these hypotheses so that they will have a greater impact. ..
  27. Computer-Based Tools for Medialization Laryngoplasty
    Steven Bielamowicz; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  28. Multi-institutional trial: molecular analysis of margins
    Cherie Ann Nathan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..If our hypotheses were proven, our long-term goal would be to conduct a clinical trial with CCI-779 as adjuvant therapy, for eIF4E-positive margin patients to possibly decrease recurrence rates. ..
  29. Characterization and Treatment of the Scarred Vocal Fold
    Diane Bless; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..While our initial 5 years of study have yielded several key hypotheses to guide treatment options, the current proposal will enable us to substantiate and/or further clarify these hypotheses so that they will have a greater impact. ..
  30. Regeneration of Multi-layered Vocal Fold Mucosa
    Nathan Welham; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed research is focused on the optimization of a multi-layered vocal fold mucosa substitute for the treatment of diseased or damaged tissue, and restoration of vocal function. ..
  31. Multi-institutional trial: molecular analysis of margins
    Cherie Ann Nathan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..If our hypotheses were proven, our long-term goal would be to conduct a clinical trial with CCI-779 as adjuvant therapy, for eIF4E-positive margin patients to possibly decrease recurrence rates. ..
  32. Biomechanical Characterization of Vocal Fold Tissues
    Roger Chan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  33. Characterization and Treatment of the Scarred Vocal Fold
    Diane Bless; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..While our initial 5 years of study have yielded several key hypotheses to guide treatment options, the current proposal will enable us to substantiate and/or further clarify these hypotheses so that they will have a greater impact. ..
  34. Biomechanical Characterization of Vocal Fold Tissues
    Roger Chan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  35. Characterization and Treatment of the Scarred Vocal Fold
    Diane Bless; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..While our initial 5 years of study have yielded several key hypotheses to guide treatment options, the current proposal will enable us to substantiate and/or further clarify these hypotheses so that they will have a greater impact. ..
  36. Modeling The Pediatric Upper Airway Using Anatomic Optical Coherence Tomography a
    BRIAN contact WONG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Development of an office-based treatment technology to image the upper airway in awake children, and then compute airflow accurate would decrease morbidity and reduce health care costs. (End of Abstrct) ..
  37. Biomechanical Characterization of Vocal Fold Tissues
    Roger Chan; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  38. Biomechanical Characterization of Vocal Fold Tissues
    Roger W Chan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  39. Biomechanical Characterization of Vocal Fold Tissues
    Roger Chan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. Direct and Indirect Measures of Glottal Volume Velocity
    Gerald Berke; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The goal of this research is to determine the regions over which these assumptions do not hold, and to quantify the interactions between source and filter across a wide variety of vocal configurations. ..
  41. Biomechanical Characterization of Vocal Fold Tissues
    Roger Chan; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  42. PHONOSURGICAL OPTIMIZATION CRITERIA FOR SULCUS VOCALIS
    Diane Bless; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Indeed, treatment of this voice disorder is one of the unsolved problems of modern phonosurgery (Hirano et al, 1990). ..
  43. Biomechanical Characterization of Vocal Fold Tissues
    Roger Chan; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  44. Direct and Indirect Measures of Glottal Volume Velocity
    Gerald Berke; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The goal of this research is to determine the regions over which these assumptions do not hold, and to quantify the interactions between source and filter across a wide variety of vocal configurations. ..
  45. PHONOSURGICAL OPTIMIZATION CRITERIA FOR SULCUS VOCALIS
    Diane Bless; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Indeed, treatment of this voice disorder is one of the unsolved problems of modern phonosurgery (Hirano et al, 1990). ..
  46. OPTIMIZATION OF LASER MEDIATED CARTILAGE RESHAPING
    Brian Wong; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The MCSDA will provide the applicant with the fundamental skills needed to become an independent investigator in biomedical optics, and allow further development as a basic scientist. ..
  47. Direct and Indirect Measures of Glottal Volume Velocity
    Gerald Berke; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The goal of this research is to determine the regions over which these assumptions do not hold, and to quantify the interactions between source and filter across a wide variety of vocal configurations. ..
  48. PHONOSURGICAL OPTIMIZATION CRITERIA FOR SULCUS VOCALIS
    Diane Bless; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Indeed, treatment of this voice disorder is one of the unsolved problems of modern phonosurgery (Hirano et al, 1990). ..
  49. PHONATION AND PHONATORY CONTROL IN VOCAL TREMORS
    Marshall Smith; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The experimental phase consists of studies of neuromuscular and respiratory input to the larynx. This information about vocal tremor will be applied to model simulations with the use of physiological signals as input model parameters. ..
  50. PHONOSURGICAL OPTIMIZATION CRITERIA FOR SULCUS VOCALIS
    Diane Bless; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Indeed, treatment of this voice disorder is one of the unsolved problems of modern phonosurgery (Hirano et al, 1990). ..
  51. NonInvasive Optical Imaging of Vocal Cord Microstructure
    Brian Wong; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Application of OCT to microlaryngeal surgery may reduce iatrogenic phonatory disability by reducing trauma to delicate structures that accompanies conventional techniques. ..
  52. Direct and Indirect Measures of Glottal Volume Velocity
    Gerald Berke; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The goal of this research is to determine the regions over which these assumptions do not hold, and to quantify the interactions between source and filter across a wide variety of vocal configurations. ..
  53. Multi-institutional trial: molecular analysis of margins
    Cherie Ann Nathan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..If our hypotheses were proven, our long-term goal would be to conduct a clinical trial with CCI-779 as adjuvant therapy, for eIF4E-positive margin patients to possibly decrease recurrence rates. ..
  54. Characterization and Treatment of the Scarred Vocal Fold
    Diane Bless; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..While our initial 5 years of study have yielded several key hypotheses to guide treatment options, the current proposal will enable us to substantiate and/or further clarify these hypotheses so that they will have a greater impact. ..
  55. Improved Measurements of Vocal Fold-Related Tissues
    Sarah Klemuk; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Surface roughness of plate and substrate surfaces will be quantified using SEM technology and Scanning Probe Microscopy. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  56. Computer-Based Tools for Medialization Laryngoplasty
    Steven Bielamowicz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. Direct and Indirect Measures of Glottal Volume Velocity
    Gerald Berke; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The goal of this research is to determine the regions over which these assumptions do not hold, and to quantify the interactions between source and filter across a wide variety of vocal configurations. ..
  58. PHONOSURGICAL OPTIMIZATION CRITERIA FOR SULCUS VOCALIS
    Diane Bless; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Indeed, treatment of this voice disorder is one of the unsolved problems of modern phonosurgery (Hirano et al, 1990). ..
  59. Electrode Array Reanimation of the Paralyzed Larynx
    Marshall Smith; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Nerve samples will be harvested and studied to examine the effects of the implanted array on RLN fibers. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  60. Multi-institutional trial: molecular analysis of margins
    Cherie Ann Nathan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..If our hypotheses were proven, our long-term goal would be to conduct a clinical trial with CCI-779 as adjuvant therapy, for eIF4E-positive margin patients to possibly decrease recurrence rates. ..
  61. Expiratory muscle training in patients with Parkinson's
    Christine Sapienza; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The goals of the grant meet the mission of the R21. Its potential impact is high due to the therapy program's innovative nature and potential cost-effectiveness as a treatment approach. ..
  62. Computer-Based Tools for Medialization Laryngoplasty
    Steven Bielamowicz; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  63. Analysis of thermoviscoelastic behavior in cartilage
    Brian Wong; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  64. Proteomic Profiling of the Vocal Fold Extracellular Matrix
    Nathan Welham; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This project will also result in the development of a blueprint for the engineering of a healthy protein matrix for restoring damaged vocal folds. ..