Anna H Messner
Affiliation: Stanford University Medical Center
- The effect of ankyloglossia on speech in childrenAnna H Messner
Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:539-45. 2002..We wanted to determine whether ankyloglossia is associated with articulation problems and the effect of frenuloplasty on speech and tongue mobility...
- Treating pediatric patients with obstructive sleep disorders: an updateAnna H Messner
Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Room R135, Edwards Building, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5328, USA
Otolaryngol Clin North Am 36:519-30. 2003..The search for the optimal T&A technique is ongoing, although now either "cold" tonsillectomy or "hot" tonsillectomy is standard. Quality-of-life studies confirm the significant benefit gained after a child undergoes a T&A...
- Ankyloglossia: the adolescent and adult perspectiveM Lauren Lalakea
Division of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, 751 S Bascom Ave, San Jose, CA 95128, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:746-52. 2003..Baseline symptoms were recorded by questionnaire, and tongue mobility measures were compared with that of 20 control subjects. Six subjects were reassessed postfrenuloplasty...
- Ankyloglossia: does it matter?M Lauren Lalakea
Division of Surgery Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Pediatr Clin North Am 50:381-97. 2003..Parents should be educated about the possible long-term effects of tongue-tie while their child is young (< 1 year of age), so that they may make an informed choice regarding possible therapy...
- Perioperative steroids in tonsillectomy using electrocautery and sharp dissection techniquesMatthew M Hanasono
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA, USA
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:917-21. 2004..To determine the effect of preoperative dexamethasone sodium phosphate administration on posttonsillectomy morbidity for electrocautery ("hot") and sharp ("cold") dissection techniques...
- Pediatric vocal fold paralysis after cardiac surgery: rate of recovery and sequelaeMai Thy Truong
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94305 5328, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:780-4. 2007..To determine the rate of recovery of pediatric vocal fold paralysis (VFP) after cardiac surgery...