Submitted for Publication: December 10, 2010; final revision received March 10, 2011; accepted March 29, 2011.
Published Online: May 16, 2011. doi:10.1001/archoto.2011.75
Author Contributions: All authors had full access to all the data in the study and take responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis. Study concept and design: Del Signore and Spiegel. Acquisition of data: Del Signore, Murr, Lustig, Platt, Jalisi, and Spiegel. Analysis and interpretation of data: Del Signore, Lustig, Jalisi, Pratt, and Spiegel. Drafting of the manuscript: Del Signore, Lustig, and Spiegel. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Murr, Lustig, Platt, Jalisi, Pratt, and Spiegel. Obtained funding: Spiegel. Administrative, technical, and material support: Del Signore, Platt, Pratt, and Spiegel. Study supervision: Jalisi and Spiegel.
Financial Disclosure: None reported.
Previous Presentation: This work was presented as a poster at the Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting; May 28-31, 2009; Scottsdale, Arizona.