Research


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  • Current Resident Research

    Alex Ashford, MD

    • Hearing Aid Use in Unilaterally Impaired Individuals: Outcome of the Tinnitus Handicap Inventory
      • Presentation: OMICS Group International Conference and Exhibition on Otolaryngology, 2012
      • Faculty sponsor: Charles Bishop, AuD
    • Dau Flap for Nasal Reconstruction
      • Presentation: Mississippi Society of Otolaryngology/Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting, 2012
      • Faculty sponsor: J. Randall Jordan, MD

     

    • Tinnitus and Unilateral Hearing Loss
      • Presentation: Mississippi Society of Otolaryngology/Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting, 2013

     

    • Citation: Bishop CE, Ashford A, Galster J, Windmill I.(2012) Hearing Aid Use by Unilaterally Impaired Individuals: Outcome of the Tinnitus Handicap Inventory. Otolaryngology S3:004. doi: 10.4172/2161-119X.S3-004
    • Ashford CA, Mustain W, Zhou W, Eby T. Distribution of cVEMP along the Sternocleidomastoid Muscles during Neck Rotation and Flexion in Normal Human Subjects. Manuscript in preparation.

    Mary Ashmead, MD

    •   Ashmead MG, Stringer SP. Seasonal Variation in Lund-McKay Scores. Manuscript in process.
    •   Ashmead MG, Clark CM, Stringer SP. Radical Differences in Chronic Rhinosinusitis.  Manuscript in process.  

     

    • Race and Workup of Chronic Rhinosinusitis
      • Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting- May 2014; Las Vegas, NV
      • Faculty Sponser: Scott Stringer, MD
    • Clival Chordoma of the Nasal Septum Secondary to Surgical Pathway Seeding
      • Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting – Jan. 24-26, 2013; Scottsdale, AZ. 
      • Presenter: J. Peyton Hines
      • Faculty Sponsor: Scott Stringer, MD
    • Scrofula Presenting as an Isolated Neck Mass in an Immunocompetent Patient: A Case Report
      • Faculty sponsor: Christine Franzese, MD
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2011

    Beth Bailey, MD

    • Bailey SE.  Head and Neck Cancer Staging. In: Koutankis SE, ed. Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery.  Vol 2. 1st ed. New York, NY: Springer; 2013: 1061-75. 
    • Bailey SE.  Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Risk Factors.  In: Koutakis SE, ed.  Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery.  Vol 2. 1st ed. New York, NY: Springer; 2013: 1092-8.
    • Bailey SE, Franzese CB, Lin SY.  Allergy Education in Otolaryngology Residency: A Survey of Program Directors and Residents. International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology 2014:4(2):104-9

     

    • Manual Therapy May Improve Swallowing Outcomes in Post-Treatment Head and Neck Cancer Patients
      • Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, May 2014; Las Vegas, NV
      • Faculty Sponsor: Gina Jefferson, MD and LaQuisha Burks, SLP
    •  Cost-Effectiveness Analysis: Diagnostic Testing and Escalation Immunotherapy of Inhalant Allergies  
      • Presentation: Mississippi Society of Otolaryngology/Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting, 2013
      • Faculty Sponsor: Andrea Lewis, MD

     

       

                  

        

    Patrick Haas, MD

    • Physical Activity and Hearing Loss
      • Presentation:  Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2014
      • Faculty Sponsor:  John Schweinfurth, MD
    • Eosinophilic Fungal Rhinosinusitis Confined to the Nasal Cavity
      • Presentation:  Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2014
      • Faculty Sponsor:  Scott Stringer, MD 
    • Subglottic Leiomyoma  
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2012
      • Presentation: Mississippi Society of Otolaryngology/Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting, 2012
      • Faculty sponsor: John Schwinfurth, MD

    James Spencer, MD

    • Knowledge of and Comfort with Tracheostomy Tubes Among Internal Medicine Residents
      • Presentation: Mississippi Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting, 2014
      • Faculty Sponsor: John Schweinfurth, MD
    • Knowledge of and Comfort with Tracheostomy Tubes Among Internal Medicine Residents
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2014
      • Faculty Sponsor: John Schweinfurth, MD
    •  Lingual Osseous Choristoma
      • Presentation: Mississippi Society of Otolaryngology/Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting, 2012 
      • Faculty sponsor: J. Mark Reed, MD 
    • The Role of Salvage Laryngectomy for Recurrent Laryngeal Cancer
      • Faculty sponsor: Karen Pitman, MD
      • Presentation: 8th International Conference on Head & Neck Cancer, Ontario, Canada, July 21-25, 2012
    • Osseous Choristoma 
      • Faculty sponsor: J. Mark Reed, MD
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2012

    Matt Richardson, MD

    •  Socioeconomic Disparities in Mississippi Head and Neck Cancer Patients 
      • Presentation: Mississippi Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Meeting, 2014
      • Faculty Sponsor: Gina Jefferson, MD
    • Management of Pediatric Subglottic Cysts
      • Presentation: Trilogical Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2013
      • Faculty Sponsor: J. Mark Reed, MD
    •  Subglottic Larynx: A Unique Presentation of Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2013
      • Faculty Sponsor:  Kristen Otto, MD

     

    • Socioeconomic Disparities in Mississippi Head and Neck Cancer Patients
      • Presentation: American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting- September 2013; Vancouver, BC
      • Faculty Sponsor: Gina Jefferson, MD

    • Management of Pediatric Subglottic Cysts Using Bugbee Fulgurating Electrode
      • Mississippi Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Meeting- July 2013, Destin, FL
      • Faculty Sponsor: J. Mark Reed, MD

     

    • Richardson, MA and Pitman, KT.  Facial Skin Lesions and Malignancy, in Otolaryngology Essentials for Primary Care. (2013).
    • Richardson, MA. Tracheoesophageal Puncture, in Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (Kountakis). pp.2941-2949. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg (2013).
    • Steele, CL and Richardson, MA. Unknown Primary Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Neck, in Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (Kountakis). pp.2282-2828. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg (2013). 
    •  Parker, AM, Richardson, MA, and Jordan, JR. Functional Reconstruction of Large Medial Canthal Defects. Facial Plastic Surgery. Accepted for publication January 4, 2014. 
    • Richardson, M., Winford, T., Norris, B., Reed, J. Management of Pediatric Subglottic Cysts Using the Bugbee Fulgurating Electrode. JAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. Published online Dec. 12, 2013. Print February 2014