Clinical Otolaryngology

(The TQCC of Clinical Otolaryngology is 3. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Is loss of sense of smell a diagnostic marker in COVID‐19: A systematic review and meta‐analysis86
Management of new onset loss of sense of smell during the COVID‐19 pandemic ‐ BRS Consensus Guidelines73
Post‐extubation dysphagia and dysphonia amongst adults with COVID‐19 in the Republic of Ireland: A prospective multi‐site observational cohort study39
Impact of bile acids on the severity of laryngo‐pharyngeal reflux24
The efficacy of a personalised treatment depending on the characteristics of reflux at multichannel intraluminal impedance‐pH monitoring in patients with acid, non‐acid and mixed laryngopharyngeal ref24
Outcomes of a multidisciplinary Ear, Nose and Throat Allied Health Primary Contact outpatient assessment service23
Artificial intelligence to classify ear disease from otoscopy: A systematic review and meta‐analysis23
Paediatric tonsillectomy in England: A cohort study of clinical practice and outcomes using Hospital Episode Statistics data (2008‐2019)22
The validity of the Acoustic Breathiness Index in the evaluation of breathy voice quality: A Meta‐Analysis22
Efficacy of topical steroids for the treatment of olfactory disorders caused by COVID‐19: A systematic review and meta‐analysis22
British Rhinological Society Consensus Guidance on the use of biological therapies for chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps22
A systematic review of outcomes of remote consultation in ENT21
Single‐nucleotide polymorphism in chronic rhinosinusitis: A systematic review21
Prognostic value of the neutrophil‐to‐lymphocyte ratio, platelet‐to‐lymphocyte ratio and systemic immune‐inflammation index in patients with laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma20
Development and reliability of the revised Patterson Edema Scale18
Barriers to effective health care for patients who have smell or taste disorders17
Course of symptoms for loss of sense of smell and taste over time in one thousand forty‐one healthcare workers during the Covid‐19 pandemic: Our experience17
The immunotherapeutic role of indoleamine 2,3‐dioxygenase in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: A systematic review17
Role of the endoscope in cochlear implantation: A systematic review16
What determines quality of life in patients with vestibular schwannoma?16
Coblation intracapsular tonsillectomy in children: A prospective study of 1257 consecutive cases with long‐term follow‐up16
Audiological Performance in Children with Inner Ear Malformations Before and After Cochlear Implantation: A Cohort Study of 274 Patients15
Olfactory changes after endoscopic sinus surgery for chronic rhinosinusitis: A meta‐analysis15
Narrow‐band imaging for screening of oral premalignant or cancerous lesions: A systematic review and meta‐analysis15
Acute paediatric mastoiditis in the UK before and during the COVID‐19 pandemic: A national observational study14
Treatment choice in single‐sided deafness and asymmetric hearing loss. A prospective, multicentre cohort study on 155 patients13
Therapeutic effect of steroids on vestibular neuritis: Systematic review and meta‐analysis12
Stapler closure versus manual closure in total laryngectomy for laryngeal cancer: A systematic review and meta‐analysis12
UK Head and neck cancer surgical capacity during the second wave of the COVID—19 pandemic: Have we learned the lessons? COVIDSurg collaborative12
The maximum phonation time as marker for voice treatment efficacy: A network meta‐analysis12
Development of a model to predict vestibular schwannoma growth: An opportunity to introduce new wait and scan strategies12
Trends in tonsillectomy surgery in children in Scotland 2000‐201812
Identifying non‐otologic risk factors for tinnitus: A systematic review12
The inaugural World Report on Hearing: From barriers to a platform for change12
Excising or preserving perforation margins in endoscopic transtympanic cartilage myringoplasty does not affect surgical success11
Quantification of endolymphatic hydrops and its correlation with Meniere’s disease clinical features11
Accuracy, predictability and prognostic implications of fine‐needle aspiration biopsy for parotid gland tumours: A retrospective case series11
Otorhinolaryngology litigation in England: 727 clinical negligence cases against the National Health Service10
The analgesic and anti‐haemorrhagic efficacy of platelet‐rich plasma in tonsillectomy: A systematic review and meta‐analysis of randomised controlled trials10
Admission avoidance in acute epistaxis: A prospective national audit during the initial peak of the COVID‐19 pandemic10
Xerostomia and hyposalivation in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea10
An enhanced recovery programme improves the comfort and outcomes in children with obstructive sleep apnoea undergoing adenotonsillectomy: A retrospective historical control study10
Sarcoidosis of the ear, nose and throat: A review of the literature9
Minimally invasive fully ROBOT‐assisted cochlear implantation in humans: Preliminary results in five consecutive patients9
A novel scoring system for evaluating laryngopharyngeal reflux9
Coblation intracapsular tonsillectomy: A cohort study of NHS practice in England using Hospital Episode Statistics9
Spontaneous recovery rate of idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss: A systematic review and meta‐analysis9
Efficacy of toluidine blue in the diagnosis and screening of oral cancer and pre‐cancer: A systematic review and meta‐analysis8
Pan‐Scotland tonsillectomy outcomes: A national cross‐sectional study8
Systematic review of the diagnosis and management of necrotising otitis externa: Highlighting the need for high‐quality research8
Locoregional control, progression‐free survival and morbidity rates in N3 head and neck cancer patients with low primary tumour burden: A 301‐patient study8
Virus load and incidence of olfactory, gustatory, respiratory, gastrointestinal disorders in COVID‐19 patients: A retrospective cohort study8
Primary transoral robotic surgery +/‐ adjuvant therapy for oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma—A large observational single‐centre series from the United Kingdom8
Admission avoidance in tonsillitis and peritonsillar abscess: A prospective national audit during the initial peak of the COVID‐19 pandemic8
Identifying distinct trajectories of acute otitis media in children: A prospective cohort study7
Objective measurement and patient‐reported evaluation of the nasal airway: Is correlation dependent on symptoms or on nasal airflow?7
A novel scoring system based on small vestibular schwannomas to determine consideration for cochlear implantation7
The association between changes of gustatory function and changes of salivary parameters: A pilot study7
A Comparison between Mygind and Kaiteki positions in administration of drops to the olfactory cleft7
Reducing the risks of endoscopic sinonasal surgery in the Covid‐19 era7
Association between diabetes mellitus and chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps: A population‐based cross‐sectional study7
Octreotide versus oral dietary modification for the treatment of chylous fistula following neck dissection: A systematic review and meta‐analysis7
The role of nasal congestion as a defence against respiratory viruses7
Epidemiology and aetiology of chronic rhinosinusitis in Asia—A narrative review7
Association of Bethesda category and molecular mutation in patients undergoing thyroidectomy7
Surgiflo® may have a potential impact on the healing process in cricotracheal resection anastomosis7
Comparison of outcomes of endoscopic ear surgery with microsurgery for cholesteatoma: A prospective study of 91 cases with three‐year follow‐up7
Clinical outcome of exclusive endoscopic tympanoplasty with porcine small intestine submucosa in 72 patients7
Dissolvable intranasal haemostatic agents for acute epistaxis: A systematic review and meta‐analysis7
HPV genotype is a prognosticator for recurrence of respiratory papillomatosis in children7
Electrogustometry: Normative data for stimulus duration, tongue site and age decline6
Effect of operative time on complications associated with free flap reconstruction of the head and neck6
Preradiation tooth extraction and jaw osteoradionecrosis: Nationwide population‐based retrospective study in Taiwan6
Patient perspectives on recall period and response options in patient‐reported outcome measures for chronic rhinosinusitis symptomatology: A pilot study6
Long‐term swallowing outcomes of radiotherapy and transoral laser microsurgery for T1 glottic cancer treatment6
Management of cN0 low‐grade mucoepidermoid carcinomas of salivary glands: Prospective multicentre study of 152 cases of the French Network of Rare Head and Neck Tumors (REFCOR)6
Longitudinal economic analysis of Bonebridge 601 versus percutaneous bone‐anchored hearing devices over a 5‐year follow‐up period6
ENT from afar: Opportunities for remote patient assessment, clinical management, teaching and learning6
Tracking changes in age distribution of head and neck cancer in the United States from 1975 to20166
Transoral robotic free flap inset in oropharyngeal cancer6
Hearing preservation in cochlear implant recipients: A cross‐sectional cohort study6
Training, supervision and performance of Community Health Workers in the delivery of ear and hearing care to 321 community members in rural Uganda6
Posterior nasal neurectomy for intractable rhinitis: A systematic review of the literature6
Manuka honey versus saline sinus irrigation in the treatment of cystic fibrosis‐associated chronic rhinosinusitis: A randomised pilot trial6
Post‐Treatment Head and Neck Cancer Care: National Audit and Analysis of Current Practice in the United Kingdom6
Is drug‐induced sleep endoscopy associated with better outcomes after soft tissue surgery for sleep apnea? A systematic review and meta‐analysis6
Long‐term therapy with botulinum toxin in facial synkinesis: Retrospective data analysis of data from 1998 to 20186
Predictors of OSA following adenotonsillectomy in children with trisomy 216
Diagnostic accuracy of [99mTc]Tc‐tilmanocept compared to [99mTc]Tc‐nanocolloid for sentinel lymph node identification in early‐stage oral cancer6
Effect of endoscopic sinus surgery on clinical outcomes in DeltaF508 cystic fibrosis patients6
Long‐term outcomes of aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy for treatment of recalcitrant laryngeal premalignant lesions6
Automated detection of glottic laryngeal carcinoma in laryngoscopic images from a multicentre database using a convolutional neural network5
The utility of the exoscope compared to the operating microscope in simulated temporal bone surgery5
Ectopic maxillary sinus third molar with dentigerous cyst in 11 patients: Tailored endoscopic‐assisted approaches for a successful outcome5
Efficacy of superior laryngeal nerve block for the treatment of neurogenic cough: A retrospective review5
Intraoperative botulinum toxin injection for superficial partial parotidectomy: A prospective pilot study5
Revised 15‐item Glasgow Benefit Inventory with five factors based on analysis of a large population study of medical and surgical otorhinolaryngological interventions5
Immunological mechanisms and treatable traits of chronic rhinosinusitis in Asia: A narrative review5
Drainless head and neck surgery: A retrospective review of 156 procedures (thyroidectomy, parotidectomy and neck dissections in a tertiary setting)5
Epstein‐Barr virus may contribute to the pathogenesis of adult‐onset recurrent respiratory papillomatosis: A preliminary study5
Comparison of voice therapy and selective electrical stimulation of the larynx in early unilateral vocal fold paralysis after thyroid surgery: A retrospective data analysis5
Dyspnea Index: An upper airway obstruction instrument; translation and validation in Swedish5
Role of specific IgE on staphylococcal enterotoxin B in chronic rhinosinusitis severity5
Regenerative efficacy of fibroblast growth factor for the treatment of aged vocal fold: From animal model to clinical application5
Adults with inflammatory bowel disease are at a greater risk of developing chronic rhinosinusitis: A nationwide population‐based study5
Meta‐analysis of time to extrusion of tympanostomy tubes by tympanic membrane quadrant5
Sublingual immunotherapy vs placebo in the management of grass pollen‐induced allergic rhinitis in adults: A systematic review and meta‐analysis5
A novel risk score for disease control prediction of chronic rhinosinusitis5
Impedance‐pH monitoring profile of patients with reflux and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: A controlled study5
One dose of preoperative, intravenous, prophylactic antibiotics significantly lowers postoperative infection rate in septoplasty—a study of 772 operations5
Differences in hearing recovery following intratympanic alone or intravenous dexamethasone with rescue intratympanic steroids for sudden sensorineural hearing loss: A randomised trial5
Risk factors of orbital complications in outpatients presenting with severe rhinosinusitis: A case‐control study5
Nasopharyngeal carcinoma in dermatomyositis5
Association between laryngopharyngeal reflux, gastroesophageal reflux and recalcitrant chronic rhinosinusitis: A systematic review5
Efficacy of prophylactic pre‐operative desmopressin administration during functional endoscopic sinus surgery for chronic rhinosinusitis: A systematic review and meta‐analysis of randomised placebo‐co5
Revisions and complications with Gore‐Tex medialisation laryngoplasty: A 19‐year experience5
Determination of variables for a more accurate diagnostic approach in suspected acute invasive fungal rhinosinusitis: A non‐concurrent cohort study5
Differentiation of eosinophilic and non‐eosinophilic chronic rhinosinusitis on preoperative computed tomography using deep learning4
Wound healing in endoscopic sinus surgery: Phase 1 clinical trial evaluating the role of Chitogel with adjuvants4
Corticosteroid nasal irrigation as early treatment of olfactory dysfunction in COVID‐19: A prospective randomised controlled trial4
Suspension laryngoscopy experiences in a tertiary airway service: A prospective study of 150 procedures4
Emergency presentations of head and neck cancer: Our experience in the wake of the COVID‐19 pandemic4
The diagnostic utility of clinical exome sequencing in 60 patients with hearing loss disorders: A single‐institution experience4
Induction chemotherapy followed by intensity‐modulated radiotherapy versus concurrent chemoradiotherapy in nasopharyngeal carcinoma: A retrospective analysis4
Quality‐of‐life changes following three‐dimensional printing of prosthesis for large nasal septal perforations—Our experience of 13 patients4
Frequency of electrode migration after cochlear implantation in the early postoperative period. What are associated risk factors?4
Endoscopic evaluation of pharyngeal and laryngeal sensation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): A cross‐sectional study4
The prevalence of CFTR mutations in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis: A systematic review and meta‐analysis4
Relationship between ideal cardiovascular health metrics and hearing loss: A 10‐year retrospective cohort study4
A prospective multicentre external validation study of the Liverpool Peritonsillar abscess Score (LPS) with a no‐examination COVID‐19 modification4
Learning curve in endoscopic tympanoplasties: A prospective study based on outcomes of 141 cases4
Analysis of the effects and predictors of tailor‐made notched music therapy for chronic idiopathic tinnitus patients: Our experience with 70 patients4
Exoscopic visualisation with VITOM® 3D in paediatric cochlear implantation: Preliminary results4
Sinonasal carcinoma and Ohngren's line: Retrospective cohort study of 39 patients4
The impact of frailty on epistaxis admission, a retrospective cohort study4
Awake endoscopic assessment of the upper airway during tidal breathing: Definition of anatomical features and comparison with drug‐induced sleep endoscopy4
Early hearing loss detection in gout using extended high frequency audiometry4
Survival and treatment outcome of head and neck cancer patients with pulmonary oligometastases4
Do practitioners assess sinonasal adenocarcinoma extension similarly? Interdisciplinary concordance in 21 cases4
Telephone triage is effective in identifying nasal fractures that require manipulation4
The impact of COVID‐19 on the presentation, stage and management of head and neck cancer patients: A real‐time assessment4
Instant auditory benefit of an adhesive BCHD on children with bilateral congenital microtia3
Changes in healthcare utilisation for paediatric tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy in the Netherlands: a population‐based study3
Inner ear MRI enhancement based on three dimensional‐real IR sequence in patients with Meniere’s disease after intravenous gadolinium injection: Comparison of different doses used and exploration of a3
Prospective voice assessment after uncomplicated thyroidectomy: A comprehensive analysis of a single centre experience3
Evaluation of narrow band imaging for diagnosis of unilateral nasal lesions3
Otoendoscopic characterisation of middle ear masses by the aid of narrow‐band imaging: A preliminary report3
Patient perspectives on surveillance after head and neck cancer treatment: A systematic review3
Efficacy and safety of endoscopic septoplasty for treating nasal septal deviations compared with conventional septoplasty: A systematic review and meta‐analysis3
Long‐term outcomes of juvenile‐onset recurrent respiratory papillomatosis3
Optiflow™ Switch: A design modification that can extend safe apnoeic oxygenation (THRIVE) time for tubeless airway surgery. A case series3
The Hospital Frailty Risk Score and outcomes in head and neck cancer surgery3
Defining appropriateness criteria for endoscopic sinus surgery in the management of adult dental implant patients with incidental maxillary sinus findings on conebeam computed tomography3
Utility of intraoperative frozen sections of thyroid tissue in the age of molecular testing3
Paediatric laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma: Systematic review and pooled analysis3
Factors related to a non‐localising technetium 99m sestamibi scan result during parathyroid adenoma imaging in primary hyperparathyroidism3
Establishing UK research priorities in smell and taste disorders: A James Lind alliance priority setting partnership3
Perioperative instrumental swallowing evaluation in adult airway reconstruction: A retrospective observational cohort study3
The assessment and management of deep neck space infections in adults: A systematic review and qualitative evidence synthesis3
Inter‐rater discrepancy of the House–Brackmann facial nerve grading system3
Characteristics and prognosis analysis of bilateral sudden sensorineural hearing loss: A retrospective case–control study3
Role of PD‐1/PD‐L1 inhibitors in the treatment of recurrent/metastatic head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: A systematic review and meta‐analysis3
Safety of day‐case endoscopic sinus surgery in England: An observational study using an administrative dataset3
Elective node dissection versus observation for management of patients with early‐stage cT1/T2N0 tongue carcinoma: A systematic review and meta‐analysis of prospective studies3
Triple semicircular canal occlusion combined with endolymphatic sac decompression: An effective surgical strategy for vertigo control of intractable Meniere’s disease3
Diagnostic accuracy outcomes of office‐based (outpatient) biopsies in patients with laryngopharyngeal lesions: A systematic review3
Implications of vestibular telemetry for the management of Ménière’s Disease—Our experience with three adults3
A retrospective review of four patients with severe nasal destruction secondary to cocaine adulterated with levamisole3
Detecting and managing partial shorts in Cochlear implants: A validation of scalp surface potential testing3
Laryngoscopic findings of age‐related vocal fold atrophy are reliable but not specific3
The acid test: Proton pump inhibitors in persistent throat symptoms: A systematic review of systematic reviews3
Comparison of sinus distribution between nasal irrigation and nasal spray using fluorescein‐labelled in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis: A randomised clinical trial3
Introducing an ethanol ablation service for recurrent symptomatic thyroid cysts within the NHS—a prospective study of twenty‐six patients3
Characterization of otologic involvement in patients with X‐Linked Hypophosphatemia3
The transcriptome characteristics of vestibular organs from delayed endolymphatic hydrops patients (Meniere’s disease)3
Necrotising otitis externa antibiotic therapy complications: A retrospective cohort analysis3
Pre‐clinical evaluation of a novel robotic system for transoral robotic surgery3
Droplet and bone dust contamination from high‐speed drilling during mastoidectomy3
Targeted skull base biopsies in the management of central skull base osteomyelitis3
Incomplete penetrance of a novel SDHD variation causing familial head and neck paraganglioma3
The use of MRI in a tertiary smell and taste clinic: Lessons learned based on a retrospective analysis3
What is the impact of mastoid surgery on swimming?3