Rhinology and Allergy
Nasal and Sinus Condition Research at Wake Forest Baptist
We conduct research in allergy and immunotherapy, inflammation and chronic sinusitis sinus conditions. The goal of our work is to identify safe and effective treatments that will benefit our patients and the health care community. A sampling of our recent publications is below:
Clinger JD, Mace JC, Smith TL. Quality-of-life outcomes following multiple revision endoscopic sinus surgery. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2012 Nov;2(6):444-52. doi: 10.1002/alr.21060. Epub 2012 Jun 13.
Soler ZM, Poetker DA, Rudmik L, Psaltis AJ, Clinger JD, Mace JC, Smith TL. Multi-institutional evaluation of a sinus surgery checklist. Laryngoscope. 2012 Oct;122(10):2132-6. doi: 10.1002/lary.23437. Epub 2012 Jul 9.
Dlouhy BJ, Madhavan K, Clinger JD, Reddy A, Dawson JD, O'Brien EK, Chang E, Graham SM, Greenlee JD. Elevated body mass index and risk of postoperative CSF leak following transsphenoidal surgery. J Neurosurg. 2012 Jun;116(6):1311-7. doi: 10.3171/2012.2.JNS111837. Epub 2012 Mar 23.
Graham SM, Iseli TA, Karnell LH, Clinger JD, Hitchon PW, Greenlee JD. Endoscopic approach for pituitary surgery improves rhinologic outcomes. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2009 Sep;118(9):630-5.
Maslan J, Mims JW. What is Asthma? Pathophysiology, Demographics, and Health Care Costs. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2014 Feb;47(1):13-22. Epub 2013 Nov 1.
Hatcher JL, Cohen SD, Mims JW. Total serum immunoglobulin E as a marker for missed antigens on in vitro allergy screening. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2013;3(10):782-7.
Mims, JW, Biddy AC. Efficacy of environmental controls for inhalant allergies. Cur Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013;21:241-247.