Research


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  • Current Resident Research

    Neal Burkhalter, MD

    • Allergy Emergency Protocol: A Pilot Study for Competency Assessment
      • Presentation: American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, Inc., 2011
      • Faculty sponsor: Christine Franzese, MD 
    • Injuries during Orotracheal Intubation Using the GlideScope Video Laryngoscope 
      • Presentation: COSM, 2011
      • Faculty sponsor: Christine Franzese, MD
    • Use of an Osseointegrated Implant Retained Nasal Prosthesis following Total Rhinectomy for Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Nasal Dorsum
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2011
      • Faculty sponsor: Christine Franzese, MD

    Jonathan Hayes, MD

    • Biomechanical Evaluation of a Mandibular Spanning Plate Technique for Symphaseal Fracute Repair 
      • Faculty Sponsor: J. Randall Jordan, MD 
    •   Mucous Membrane Plasmacytosis of the Larynx: A Case Report and Review of the Literature
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2011
      • Faculty sponsor: Christine Franzese, MD

     

    Tara Rosenberg, MD

    • Adult Presentation of Rhabdomyosarcoma of Pterygopalatine Fossa
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting – Jan. 24-26, 2013; Scottsdale, AZ
      • Presenter: Chris Clark
      • Faculty sponsor: Scott Stringer, MD 
    • Pseudoarticulations in Eagle Syndrome: A Unique Radiologic Finding
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting – Jan. 24-26, 2013; Scottsdale, AZ
      • Presenter: J. Peyton Hines
      • Faculty Sponsor: Karen Pitman, MD 
    • Black Thyroid Symptoms
      • Presentation: Mississippi Society of Otolaryngology/Alabama Society of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting, 2012
      • Faculty sponsor: Christine Franzese, MD
    • Section for Residents and Fellows-in-Training Survey Results
      • Presentation: American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, 2012 Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, 2012
    •  Posterior Glottic Bridge: A Case Series of a Rare Complication of Endotracheal Intubation  
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2012
    • Black Thyroid Syndrome 
      • Faculty sponsor: Christine Franzese, MD
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2012
    • Otolaryngology Resident Survey 
      • Presentation: Otolaryngology Program Directors Organization Meeting, 2011
    • Maximum Extremes in Otolaryngology Resident Surgical Case Numbers 
      • Faculty sponsor: Christine Franzese, MD
      • Presentation: American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Annual Meeting, 2011
    • Minimum Extremes in Otolaryngology Resident Surgical Case Numbers 
      • Faculty sponsor: Christine Franzese, MD
      • Presentation: American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Annual Meeting, 2011
    • Temporo-Orbital Cranial Fasciitis in a Pediatric Patient 
      • Faculty sponsor: J. Mark Reed, MD
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2011
    • Floor of Mouth Benign Mature Cystic Teratoma in a Pediatric Patient 
      • Faculty sponsor: J. Mark Reed, MD
      • Presentation: Triological Society Combined Sections Meeting, 2010
    • Rosenberg TL, Brown JJ, and Jefferson GD. Evaluation of the Adult Neck Mass. Medical Clinics of North American-Otolaryngology for the Internist, in press.
    •  Rosenberg TL and Schweinfurth JM. Cell density of the lamina propria of neonatal vocal folds. The Annals of Otology, Rhinology, and Laryngology 118(2):87-90, 2009 Feb.

    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.  

     

    • 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.  Manuscript submitted for publication. 

     

    • 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

    • 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

    • 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

    • 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).