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Mark Alex Varvares, M.D.

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  1. State Medicaid expansion status, insurance coverage and stage at diagnosis in head and neck cancer patients. Oral Oncol. 2020 11; 110:104870.
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  2. Preoperative anemia displays a dose-dependent effect on complications in head and neck oncologic surgery. Head Neck. 2019 09; 41(9):3033-3040.
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  3. What's Love Got to do with it? Marital status and survival of head and neck cancer. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). 2019 Jul; 28(4):e13022.
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  4. Oncologic and functional outcomes of pretreatment tracheotomy in advanced laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma: A multi-institutional analysis. Oral Oncol. 2018 03; 78:171-176.
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    Score: 0.019
  5. Preoperative laboratory data are associated with complications and surgical site infection in composite head and neck surgical resections. Am J Otolaryngol. 2018 May - Jun; 39(3):261-265.
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    Score: 0.019
  6. Intraoperative Ultrasound in Oral Tongue Cancer Resection: Feasibility Study and Early Outcomes. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018 04; 158(4):645-648.
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    Score: 0.019
  7. 40-year incidence trends for oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma in the United States. Oral Oncol. 2017 11; 74:90-97.
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    Score: 0.018
  8. Decreased cancer-independent life expectancy in the head and neck cancer population. Head Neck. 2017 09; 39(9):1845-1853.
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    Score: 0.018
  9. Frailty index: Intensive care unit complications in head and neck oncologic regional and free flap reconstruction. Head Neck. 2017 08; 39(8):1578-1585.
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    Score: 0.018
  10. Tracheal T-tubes for Long-term Management of the Unreconstructable Trachea in Adults. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 07; 157(1):164-166.
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    Score: 0.018
  11. Sociodemographic Factors Associated With Knowledge and Risk Perception of Human Papillomavirus and Human Papillomavirus-Associated Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Among a Predominantly Black Population. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 02 01; 143(2):117-124.
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    Score: 0.018
  12. Impact of treatment modality on quality of life of head and neck cancer patients: Findings from an academic medical institution. Am J Otolaryngol. 2017 Mar - Apr; 38(2):168-173.
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    Score: 0.018
  13. Competing causes of death in the head and neck cancer population. Oral Oncol. 2017 02; 65:8-15.
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    Score: 0.017
  14. Oncologic Outcomes of Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Scalp Requiring Resection of Cranial Bone. J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2016 Jul; 77(4):308-11.
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    Score: 0.016
  15. Predictors of stage at presentation and outcomes of head and neck cancers in a university hospital setting. Head Neck. 2016 04; 38 Suppl 1:E1826-32.
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    Score: 0.016
  16. Sexual behavior, HPV knowledge, and association with head and neck cancer among a high-risk group. Oral Oncol. 2015 May; 51(5):452-6.
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  17. Efficacy of bone marrow cytologic evaluations in detecting occult cancellous invasion. Laryngoscope. 2015 May; 125(5):E173-9.
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  18. PET-CT and the detection of the asymptomatic recurrence or second primary lesions in the treated head and neck cancer patient. Laryngoscope. 2013 Sep; 123(9):2161-4.
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    Score: 0.014
  19. Salvage surgery following radiation failure for laryngeal cancer in elderly patients. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2011 Nov; 145(5):759-66.
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    Score: 0.012
  20. The occipital flap for reconstruction after lateral temporal bone resection. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2008 Jun; 134(6):587-91.
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    Score: 0.010
  21. Success of multiple, sequential, free tissue transfers to the head and neck. Laryngoscope. 2005 Jan; 115(1):101-4.
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    Score: 0.008
  22. End-to-side venous anastomosis with the internal jugular vein stump: a preliminary report. Head Neck. 2004 Jun; 26(6):537-40.
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    Score: 0.007
  23. Repair of chronic subglottic stenosis with autogenous thyroid cartilage. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2004 Mar; 113(3 Pt 1):212-7.
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    Score: 0.007
  24. Opioid Usage and Prescribing Predictors Following Transoral Robotic Surgery for Oropharyngeal Cancer. Laryngoscope. 2021 06; 131(6):E1888-E1894.
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    Score: 0.006
  25. Hospitalization rates and 30-day all-cause mortality among head and neck cancer patients and survivors with COVID-19. Oral Oncol. 2021 01; 112:105087.
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    Score: 0.006
  26. Risk Factors for Laryngectomy for Dysfunctional Larynx After Organ Preservation Protocols: A Case-Control Analysis. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2021 03; 164(3):608-615.
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    Score: 0.006
  27. Use of the radial forearm fasciocutaneous free flap and montgomery salivary bypass tube for pharyngoesophageal reconstruction. Head Neck. 2000 Aug; 22(5):463-8.
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    Score: 0.006
  28. National Database Research in Head and Neck Reconstructive Surgery: A Call for Increased Transparency and Reproducibility. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2021 02; 164(2):315-321.
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    Score: 0.006
  29. Comparison of Intraoperative Sonography and Histopathologic Evaluation of Tumor Thickness and Depth of Invasion in Oral Tongue Cancer: A Pilot Study. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2020 07; 41(7):1245-1250.
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  30. Impact of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on cost-related medication underuse in nonelderly adult cancer survivors. Cancer. 2020 06 15; 126(12):2892-2899.
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  31. Histological pattern of mandibular invasion by oral squamous cell carcinoma. Laryngoscope. 2000 Jan; 110(1):65-72.
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  32. Socioeconomic and Demographic Variation in Insurance Coverage Among Patients With Head and Neck Cancer After the Affordable Care Act. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2019 12 01; 145(12):1144-1149.
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  33. All-Cause 30-Day Mortality After Surgical Treatment for Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma in the United States. Am J Clin Oncol. 2019 07; 42(7):596-601.
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  34. Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma of the Parotid: Very Close Margins and Adjuvant Radiotherapy. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec. 2019; 81(1):55-62.
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  35. Racial and socioeconomic disparities associated with 90-day mortality among patients with head and neck cancer in the United States. Oral Oncol. 2019 02; 89:95-101.
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  36. Patient-reported versus physiologic swallowing outcomes in patients with head and neck cancer after chemoradiation. Laryngoscope. 2019 09; 129(9):2059-2064.
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  37. Suicide risk among cancer survivors: Head and neck versus other cancers. Cancer. 2018 10 15; 124(20):4072-4079.
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  38. Prevalence and sociodemographic factors associated with depression among hospitalized patients with head and neck cancer-Results from a national study. Psychooncology. 2018 12; 27(12):2809-2814.
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  39. Factors associated with increased risk of suicide among survivors of head and neck cancer: A population-based analysis. Oral Oncol. 2018 06; 81:29-34.
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  40. Combining free flap reconstruction and craniofacial prosthetic technique for orbit, scalp, and temporal defects. Laryngoscope. 1998 Apr; 108(4 Pt 1):482-7.
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  41. Primary Cancer vs Competing Causes of Death in Survivors of Head and Neck Cancer. JAMA Oncol. 2018 Feb 01; 4(2):257-259.
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  42. Assessment of functional morbidity in the radial forearm free flap donor site. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1996 Sep; 122(9):991-4.
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  43. Massive, destructive, dentigerous cyst: A case report. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1996 Jul; 115(1):141-4.
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  44. Long-Term Outcomes After Proton Beam Therapy for Sinonasal Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2016 May 01; 95(1):368-376.
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    Score: 0.004
  45. Teflon granuloma of the larynx: etiology, pathophysiology, and management. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1995 Jul; 104(7):511-5.
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  46. Tumor-infiltrating ?d T lymphocytes predict clinical outcome in human breast cancer. J Immunol. 2012 Nov 15; 189(10):5029-36.
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  47. Chondroblastoma of the temporal bone. Case report and literature review. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1992 Sep; 101(9):763-9.
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  48. Risk of sinonasal-cutaneous fistula after treatment for advanced sinonasal cancer. J Surg Oncol. 2012 Mar; 105(3):261-5.
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  49. FDG PET/CT incidental diagnosis of a synchronous bladder cancer as a fourth malignancy in a patient with head and neck cancer. Clin Nucl Med. 2011 Jun; 36(6):496-7.
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  50. Single-stage repair of subglottic stenosis using the radial forearm free flap as a vascularized carrier. Head Neck. 2010 Nov; 32(11):1579-83.
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  51. Postoperative monitoring in free tissue transfer patients: effective use of nursing and resident staff. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2009 Nov; 141(5):621-5.
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  52. Fistula between the carotid artery and larynx in a 67-year-old man. Ear Nose Throat J. 2009 Aug; 88(8):1030-2.
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  53. Proton beam radiation therapy for skull base adenoid cystic carcinoma. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006 Nov; 132(11):1242-9.
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  54. Effects of aspirin and low-dose heparin in head and neck reconstruction using microvascular free flaps. Laryngoscope. 2005 Jun; 115(6):973-6.
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  55. Oral cancer in vivo gene expression profiling assisted by laser capture microdissection and microarray analysis. Oncogene. 2001 Sep 27; 20(43):6196-204.
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  56. Hair-bearing temporoparietal fascial flap reconstruction of upper lip and scalp defects. Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2001 Jul-Sep; 3(3):170-7.
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  57. Montgomery Thyroplasty Implant for vocal fold immobility: phonatory outcomes. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2000 Apr; 109(4):393-400.
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  58. Expression of p53 protein in advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma before and after chemotherapy. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1997 Nov; 123(11):1223-5.
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  59. Erythropoietin reduces anemia and transfusions after chemotherapy with paclitaxel and carboplatin. Cancer. 1997 Apr 15; 79(8):1623-8.
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  60. Relationship between psychological status and compliance in a sample of patients treated for cancer of the head and neck. Head Neck. 1996 May-Jun; 18(3):269-76.
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  61. The temporoparietal fascial flap in head and neck reconstruction. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1993 Jun; 119(6):618-23.
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