Research


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  • Current Resident Research

    Patrick Haas, MD

    • Jackson Heart Study Hearing and Exercise Data 
      • Presentation: Combined Otolaryngology Sections Meeting, 2014
      • Faculty Sponsor: John Schweinfurth, MD
    • Case Report on AFS Confined to the Nasal Cavity
      • Presentation: Combined Otolaryngology Sections Meeting, 2014
      • Faculty Sponsor: Scott Stringer, MD
    • Tracheostomy in Critically Ill Super Obese Patients
      • Faculty Sponsor: John Schweinfurth, 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
    • Distribution of Qnasal Versus Traditional Nasal Spray
      • Faculty Sponsor: Scott Stringer, MD
    • Subglottic Leiomyoma
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2012
      • Presentation: Mississippi/Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting, 2012
      • Faculty Sponsor: John Schweinfurth, MD
       

    Matt Richardson, MC

    • Socioeconomic Disparities in Mississippi Head and Neck Cancer Patients
      • Presentation: Mississippi/Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting, 2014
      • Presentation: American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Foundation Annual Meeting, 2013
      • Faculty Sponsor: Gina Jefferson, MD
    • Biomechanical Evaluation of a Mandibular Spanning Plate
      • Presentation: Combined Otolaryngology Sections Meeting, 2013
      • Faculty Sponsor: J. Randall Jordan, MD
    • Management of Pediatric Subglottic Cysts
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2013
      • Presentation: Mississippi/Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting, 2013
      • Publication: JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg
      • 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
    • Integra Scalp Reconstruction
      • Faculty Sponsor: J. Randall Jordan
    • Medial Canthal Reconstruction With PMFF and Alloderm
      • Faculty Sponsor: J. Randall Jordan, MD

    James Spencer, MD

    • Knowledge and Comfort with Tracheostomy Tubes Among Internal Medicine Residents
      • Presentation: Mississippi/Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting, 2014
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2014
      • Faculty Sponsor: John Schweinfurth, MD
    • Lingual Osseous Choristoma
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2012
      • Presentation: Mississippi/Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting, 2012
      • Faculty Sponsor: J. Mark Reed, MD
    • The Role of Salvage Laryngectomy for Recurrent Laryngeal Cancer
      • Presentation: 8th International Conference on Head and Neck Cancer, 2012
      • Faculty Sponsor: Karen Pitman, MD
    • Innervation Zones of the Human Sternocleidomastoid Muscle: an Anatomical Study
      • Faculty Sponsor: Thomas Eby, MD; Wu Zhou, PhD

    Elliot Hardy, MD

    • Homemade Nasal Saline Preparations- Are They Safe?
      • Faculty Sponsor: Scott Stringer, MD
    • The Analysis of Nasal Congestion Following cPAP Use
      • Faculty Sponsor: Andrea Lewis, MD
    • Transconjunctival Approach to the Orbit - A Modified Technique
      • Faculty Sponsor: J. Randall Jordan, MD
    • A Feasibility of Magnet Placement for Sleep Apnea in Humans
      • Faculty Sponsor: Andrea Lewis, MD

    Brandon Miller, MD

    • Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor 1 (FGFR1) in Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck
      • Faculty Sponsors: Issam Eid, MD; Jesus Monico, MPH
    • Pediatric Craniofacial Injuries Due to Golf Cart Trauma
      • Faculty Sponsors: J. Randall Jordan, MD; Jesus Monico, MPH

    Andrew Nida, MD

    • Mysoline Therapy for Essential Vocal Tremor: A Retrospective Review 
      • Faculty Sponsor: John Schweinfurth, MD
    • Phenolated Saline vs Human Serum Ablumin as a Diluent in Immunotherapy
      • Faculty Sponsor: Chris Lee, MD
      • Presentation: American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy Annual Meeting, 2014
    • Primodone Therapy for Vocal Tremor
      • Faculty Sponsor: John Schweinfurth, MD
    • Sleep Patterns in Otolaryngology Residency 
      • Faculty Sponsor: Andrea Lewis, MD
    • Chronic Rhinosinusitis and Eosinophilia: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
      • Faculty Sponsor: Scott Stringer, MD
    • Actinomycosis Presenting as Sinusitis: A Case Study
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2014
      • Faculty Sponsor: Andrea Lewis, MD

    Jessica Lange, MD

    • The Role of Intravenous Acetaminophen in Post-Operative Pain Control in Head and Neck Cancer Patients
      • Faculty Sponsors: Lana Jackson, MD; Issam Eid, MD, Jesus Monico, MPH
    • Integra vs. Free Flap Cost Effectiveness
      • Faculty Sponsor: J. Randall Jordan, MD
    • Cost Comparison of Hybrid Arch Bars Vs Traditional Arch Bars for Maxillomadibular Fixation
      • Faculty Sponsor: J. Randall Jordan, MD
    • Correlation of Thyroid Size with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Severity
      • Faculty Sponsor: Andrea Lewis, MD

    Allison Ordemann, MD

    • Cost Comparison of Hybrid Arch Bars Versus Traditional Arch Bars for Maxillomandibular Fixation
      • Faculty Sponsor: J. Randall Jordan, MD
    • BMI: A Predictive Risk Factor of Post-Operative Tonsillectomy Bleed
      • Faculty Sponsor: Scott Stringer, MD
    • Correlation of Thyroid Size with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Severity
      • Faculty Sponsor: Andrea Lewis, MD

    Laura House, MD

    • Frontal Sinus Cell Types and Their Relationship to Frontal Sinus Disease
      • Faculty Sponsor: Scott Stringer, MD
    • Pneumoparotitis
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2014
      • Faculty Sponsor: Andrea Lewis, MD

    Erin Smith, MD

    • Cost Variation in Surgical Site Infection Prevention in Rhinology
      • Faculty Sponsor: Scott Stringer, MD
    • Establishing Baseline Practice Regarding Perioperative Methods to reduce Surgical Site Inferctions in Rhinologic Surgery
      • Faculty Sponsor: Scott Stringer, MD
      • Presentation: American Rhinologic Society Annual Meeting, 2014

    Publications

    • Richardson, MA and Pitman, KT. Facial Skin Lesions and Malignancy, in Otolaryngology Essentials for Primary Care. (2013) 
    • Richardson, MA. Tracheosophageal 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. 
    • Richardson MA, 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 Feb. 2014.