Intersect ENT Publications

Published in scientific, peer-reviewed journals

Below is a list of scientific publications describing the use of the PROPEL Steroid-Releasing Implant.

Smith TL, Singh A et al.
Randomized controlled trial of a bioabsorbable steroid-releasing implant in the frontal sinus opening
Laryngoscope. 2016

Lee JT, Han JK.
Sinus implants for chronic rhinosinusitis: technology evaluation.
Expert Opin. Drug Deliv. 2013; 10(12):1735-1748.

Wei CC, Kennedy DW.
Mometasone implant for chronic rhinosinusitis.
Medical Devices: Evidence and Research. 2012; 5:75-80.

Kennedy DW.
The PROPEL steroid releasing bioabsorbable implant to improve outcomes of sinus surgery.
Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine. 2012; 6(5):493-498.

Ramakrishnan VR, Kennedy DW.
Advances in the surgical management of chronic sinusitis and nasal polyps.
Current Allergy and Asthma Reports. 2011; 11(3):220-229.

Li PF, Downie D, Hwang PH.
Controlled steroid delivery via bioabsorbable stent: Safety and performance in a rabbit model.
American Journal of Rhinology & Allergy. 2009; 23(6):591-596.

Han JK, Marple BF, Smith TL et al.
Effect of steroid-releasing sinus implants on post-operative medical and surgical interventions.
Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2012; 2:271-279.

Marple BF, Smith TL, Han JK et al.
ADVANCE II: A prospective, randomized study assessing safety and efficacy of bioabsorbable steroid-releasing sinus implants.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012; 146(6):1004-1011.

Forwith KD, Chandra RK, Yun PT, et al.
ADVANCE: A multisite trial of bioabsorbable steroid-eluting sinus implants.
Laryngoscope. 2011; 121:2473-2480.

Murr AH, Smith TL, Hwang PH, Bhattacharyya N, Lanier BJ, Stambaugh JW, Mugglin AS.
Safety and efficacy of a novel bioabsorbable, steroid eluting sinus stent.
International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology. 2011; 1(1):23-32.

Smith TL, Hwang PH, Murr AH et al.
Inter-rater Reliability of Endoscopic Parameters Following Sinus Surgery.
Laryngoscope. 2012; 122:230-236.