Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021 Optimal timing and technique for endoscopic management of dysphagia in pediatric aerodigestive patientsInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  150. 2021
2020 Oral mucosal calcified nodule requiring palatoplastyInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  139. 2020
2020 Flat sticker as a mobile airway foreign body: A case report and review of the literatureRadiology Case Reports.  15:2391-2395. 2020
2019 Age at diagnosis, but not HPV type, is strongly associated with clinical course in recurrent respiratory papillomatosisPLoS One.  14. 2019
2015 Pediatric lingual and other intraoral lesionsOtolaryngologic Clinics of North America.  48:175-190. 2015
2013 Operative management of choanal atresia a 15-year experienceJAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.  139:71-75. 2013
2011 MRSA and non-MRSA otorrhea in children: A comparative study of clinical courseJAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.  137:1223-1227. 2011
2011 Appropriate hearing screening in the pediatric patient with head traumaInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  75:468-471. 2011
2011 Management of unusual soft tissue foreign bodies in the pediatric neckInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Extra.  6:313-316. 2011
2011 Recurrent pediatric aggressive fibromatosis of the head and neck with vocal cord paralysis: A case report and reviewInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Extra.  6:182-184. 2011
2008 Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis: A review 2008
2008 Age of child, more than HPV type, is associated with clinical course in recurrent respiratory papillomatosisPLoS One.  3. 2008
2007 Pediatric otolaryngologists' use of genetic testingJAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.  133:231-236. 2007
2005 HspE7 treatment of pediatric recurrent respiratory papillomatosis: Final results of an open-label trial 2005
2005 Use of the pediatric quality of life inventory to assess the health-related quality of life in children with recurrent respiratory papillomatosis 2005
2004 Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis: A longitudinal study comparing severity associated with human papilloma viral types 6 and 11 and other risk factors in a large pediatric population 2004
2004 Voice quality of prepubescent children with quiescent recurrent respiratory papillomatosisInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  68:529-536. 2004
2004 Is cidofovir a useful adjunctive therapy for recurrent respiratory papillomatosis in children?International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  68:413-418. 2004
2004 Microbiology of Stents in Laryngotracheal Reconstruction 2004
2003 Overview of recurrent respiratory papillomatosisCurrent Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery.  11:433-441. 2003
2003 Harmonic scalpel tonsillectomy in children: A randomized prospective study 2003
2003 Choristomatous polyps of the aural and pharyngeal regions: First simultaneous caseInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  67:195-199. 2003
2003 Microdebrider versus CO2 laser removal of recurrent respiratory papillomas: A prospective analysis 2003
2003 Pediatric Otolaryngology Committee: Innovative Techniques of Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy in Children 2003
2003 Success and complications of four-duct ligation for sialorrheaInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  67:1-6. 2003
2002 Concurrent respiratory and cutaneous papillomatosis with human papillomavirus type 11 2002
2002 Harmonic scalpel for tonsillectomy 2002
2002 Salivary gland 4-duct ligation for the management of chronic sialorrhea in childrenOperative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery.  13:68-70. 2002
2002 Ultrasonic (harmonic) scalpel tonsillectomyOperative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery.  13:65-67. 2002
2001 Human salivary immunoglobulin and antigen-specific antibody activity after tonsillectomyMolecular Oral Microbiology.  16:265-269. 2001
2001 Proboscis lateralisJAMA Ophthalmology.  119:1071-1074. 2001
2000 Chloroma of the masseteric muscleInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  53:57-61. 2000
2000 Congenital anomalies of the larynx and tracheaOtolaryngologic Clinics of North America.  33:91-110. 2000
2000 Congenital tracheal agenesis: A postmortem contrast radiographic study 2000
2000 Postsurgical follow-up of children with tympanostomy tubes: Results of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Pediatric Otolaryngology Committee National Survey 2000
1999 Single central maxillary incisor with nasal pyriform aperture stenosis: CT diagnosis prior to tooth eruption 1999
1999 High-risk human papillomavirus types and squamous cell carcinoma in patients with respiratory papillomas 1999
1999 Risk factors for hearing loss from meningitis in children: The Children's Hospital experienceJAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.  125:509-514. 1999
1998 Unilateral choanal atresia: Initial presentation and endoscopic repairInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  46:27-35. 1998
1998 A staging system for assessing severity of disease and response to therapy in recurrent respiratory papillomatosis 1998
1998 Case report. Pneumomediastinum as an early radiographic sign in membranous croupAmerican Journal of Roentgenology.  170:55-56. 1998
1998 Isolated epithelial cysts of the uvula in children: A report of three cases 1998
1998 Pharyngeal fibrovascular polyp in a child 1998
1997 Paediatric airway clinic: An 18-month experienceJournal of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery.  26:149-154. 1997
1997 Erbe constant voltage electrocautery versus conventional variable voltage electrocautery for tonsillectomy in childrenInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  40:35-40. 1997
1997 Bifid epiglottis and polydactyly: A new genetic syndrome 1997
1996 Methods of sedation for auditory brainstem response testingInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  38:131-141. 1996
1996 Endoscopic vs external drainage of orbital subperiosteal abscessJAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.  122:737-740. 1996
1996 Open surgical excision of subglottic hemangioma in childrenInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  34:191-206. 1996
1995 Alternatives in the management of aneurysmal bone cysts of the mandibleInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  31:247-257. 1995
1995 Alternatives in the management of aneurysmal bone cysts of the mandibleInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  31:247-257. 1995
1995 Management options for infantile subglottic hemangioma 1995
1995 Multifocal Amyloidosis of the Pediatric AirwayJAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.  121:229-232. 1995
1995 Pediatric Diagnostic and Management Challenges 1995
1995 Upper airway obstruction in sturge-weber and klippel-trenaunay-weber syndromes 1995
1994 Informed consent to participate in a research studyHuman Gene Therapy.  5:1271-1277. 1994
1994 Gene Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis Using Cationic Liposome Mediated Gene Transfer: A Phase I Trial of Safety and Efficacy in the Nasal Airway.Human Gene Therapy.  5:1259-1277. 1994
1994 Informed consent to participate in a research study -- gene therapy for cystic fibrosis using cationic liposome mediated gene transfer: a phase I trial of safety and efficacy in the nasal airway.Human gene therapy. Clinical development.  5:1271-1277. 1994
1993 Cartilage Graft Epithelialization: A Preliminary Study Using a Goat ModelJAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.  119:777-781. 1993
1993 Congenital cholesteatoma 1993
1993 Cystic Fibrosis Presenting With Sinus Disease in ChildrenJAMA Pediatrics.  147:258-260. 1993
1993 Functional stridor in adolescentsJournal of Adolescent Health.  14:166-171. 1993
1993 Giant suprastomal granuloma as a laryngeal mass 1993
1993 Infected congenital mucocele of the nasolacrimal ductAmerican Journal of Neuroradiology.  14:1008-1010. 1993
1993 Radiation therapy as an alternative to surgery in the management of intracranial juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibromaInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology.  28:51-61. 1993
1992 Anastomosis of the Cervical Trachea in ChildrenJAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.  118:58-62. 1992
1991 Atypical tracheobronchial vascular compression 1991
1991 Complications of adenotonsillectomy in children under 3 years of age 1991
1991 Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery in the Immunocompromised Child 1991
1991 Radiation recall supraglottitis in a child 1991
1990 Diagnosis and treatment of lesions of the upper airway, part II: The child 1990
1990 Diagnosis and treatment of lesions of the upper airway: Part I: The neonate 1990
1990 Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Diagnosis of Innominate Artery Compression of the TracheaJAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.  116:314-316. 1990
1990 Mediastinal bronchogenic cyst 1990
1990 Report of a Nasopharyngeal Teratoma Evaluated with Magnetic Resonance Imaging 1990
1989 Innominate artery compression of the trachea: Current concepts 1989
1989 Picture of the MonthJAMA Pediatrics.  143:501-502. 1989
1989 Rhabdomyosarcoma of the ear and temporal bone 1989
1987 Giant Cell Reparative Granuloma of the Ethmoid Sinus 1987


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2015 Surgical challenges for the critical airway 2015


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2007 Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis.  255-265. 2007

Education And Training

Full Name

  • Brian Wiatrak