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Publications

1. Ringrose T, Biggs TC, Jones L, Yunus A, Onderková A, Amir-GhasemiA, Osei-Lah V, Hilton J, Buckland J. Salvage intra-tympanic steroid therapy for sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSNHL): Our real life experience in 32 patients. Accepted, J Laryngol Otol 2021.

 

2. Ringrose T, Biggs TC, Hilton JM, Crossley E, Malik B, Graham-Hart L, Megadmi H, Buckland J, Pringle M. Examining the utility of nuclear medicine imaging in the diagnosis and management of necrotising otitis externa. Clin Otolaryngol 2021;46:1159-1163.

 

3. Biggs TC, Abadalkareem RS, Hayes SM, Holding RE, Lau LC, Harries PG, Allan RN, Pender S, Walls AF, Salib RJ. Modulation of mast cell activation and host immune responses following Staphylococcus aureus internalisation could mediate disease recalcitrance in chronic rhinosinusitis. Allergy 2021;76:1893-1896.

 

4. Jog M, Crossley E, Biggs T, Passley D, Singh T. Day Case Major Neck Surgery: The Southampton Experience. Ir Med J 2021;114:295.

 

5. Crossley E, Biggs T, Brown P, Singh T. The Accuracy of iPhone Applications to Monitor Environmental Noise Levels. Laryngoscope 2021;131:E59-E62

 

6. Crossley E, Biggs T, Jog M, Marinakis K, Brown P, Singh T. Drainless head and neck surgery: a retrospective review of 156 procedures (thyroidectomy, parotidectomy and neck dissections in a tertiary setting). Clin Otolaryngol 2020;45:946-951.

 

7. Bonduelle Q, Biggs T, Sipaul F. FLOSEAL, a novel topical treatment for the management of challenging epistaxis. Clin Otolaryngol 2020;45(6):960-962.

 

8. Singh T, Biggs T, Crossley E, Faoury M, Mahmood A, Salamat A, Patterson T, Jayakody N, Dando A, Sipaul F, Marinakis K, Sudhoff H, Brown P. Noise exposure on the London Underground, an observational study over a decade. Laryngoscope. Laryngoscope 2020;130:2891-2895.

 

9. Hayes SM, Biggs TC, Goldie SP, Harries PG, Walls AF, Allan RN, Pender SLF, Salib RJ. Staphylococcus aureus internalization in mast cells in nasal polyps: Characterization of interactions and potential mechanisms. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2020;145:147-159.

 

10. Pitts-Tucker T, Biggs TC, Patel NN. The utility of lateral neck radiographs in the management of fish bones. J Laryngol Otol 2019;19:1-4.

 

11. Biggs TC, Hayes SM, Harries PG, Allan RN, Pender S, Walls AF, Salib RJ. Immunological profiling of key inflammatory drivers of nasal polyp formation and growth in chronic rhinosinusitis. Rhinology 2019;57:336-342.

 

12. Biggs TC, Pringle M. Computerised tomography in the investigation of otalgia of unknown origin; our experience in 100 patients. Clin Otolaryngol 2019;44:419-422.

 

13. Konieczny KM, Pitts-Tucker TN, Biggs TC, Pringle MB. A five-year follow-up observational study of the T-14 paediatric throat disorders outcome measure in tonsillectomy and adenotonsillectomy. Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2019;16:1-4.

 

14. Khan A, Biggs TC, Faoury M. Improving the allocation of junior doctor resources using a Pareto analysis of pager activity. Int J Otol Head & Neck Surg 2019;5(1).

 

15. Hayes SM, Biggs TC, Bird JH, Hellier WP, Rhabdomyosarcoma of the middle ear cavity presenting with Horner’s Syndrome. Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2018;101:e8-e102018.

 

16. Biggs MJ, Biggs TC. Independent Prescribing Pharmacists Supporting the Early Discharge of Patients Through Completion of Medical Discharge Summaries. J Pharm Pract 2018;23:897190018795950.

 

17. Biggs TC, Henderson A, Shelton F, Patel NN. The use of visual distraction to improve the tolerability of flexible laryngoscopy. J Laryngol Otol 2018;132:739-741.

 

18. Biggs TC, Jayakody N, Best K, King EV. Quality of online Otolaryngology health information. J Laryngol Otol 2018;132:560-563.

 

19. Dryden MS, Cooke J, Salib RJ, Holding RE, Biggs T, Salamat AA, Allan RN, Newby RS, Halstead F, Oppenheim B, Hall T, Cox SC, Grover LM, Al-Hindi Z, Novak-Frazer L, Richardson MD. Reactive oxygen: A novel antimicrobial mechanism for targeting biofilm-associated infection. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2017;8:186-191.

 

20. Shankla S, Biggs TC, Cox HJ, King EV. Accuracy of drain readings by surgical healthcare professionals. Clin Otolaryngol. 2017;42:454-458.

 

21. Shelton F, Biggs TC, Henderson A, Patel NN. Procedures of limited clinical value; what effect has there been on operating numbers. Clin Otolaryngol 2015;42:454-458.

 

22. Bajalan M, Biggs TC, Jayaram S, Mainwaring J, Salib RJ. A guide to new anticoagulant medications for ENT surgeons. J Laryngol Otol 2015;129:1167-73.

 

23. Konieczny K, Biggs TC, Pringle MB. T-14 Paediatric Throat Disorders Outcome Measure for tonsillectomy and adeno-tonsillectomy, a two year follow-up observational study. Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2015;97:382-5.

 

24. Pilavakis Y, Biggs TC, Burgess A, Cowan A, Salib RJ, Ismail-Koch H.Improving post-operative pain control in paediatric tonsillectomy through use of a specialist information leaflet; our experience in 43 patients. Clin Otolaryngol 2015;40:733-6. 

 

25. Bird JH, Biggs TC, Karkos PD, Repanos C. Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis as a cause of stridor requiring an emergent tracheostomy. Am Journal Emerg Med 2015;33:737.

 

26. Biggs TC, Fraser L, Ward MJ, Sunkaraneni SV, Harries PG, Salib RJ. Patient reported outcome measures in septorhionoplasty surgery at a tertiary referral centre. Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2015;97:63-5.

 

27. Bird JH, Biggs TC, King EV. Controversies in the management of acute tonsillitis: an evidenced based review. Clin Otolaryngol 2014;39:368-74.

 

28. Gough AT, Poole WEC, Biggs TC, Crook TB. How much did your surgical training cost? J Undergrad Trauma Orthop 2014;1:18-21.

 

29. Biggs TC, Bird JH, Frampton SJ, Harries PH, Salib RJ. C-reactive protein and coagulation studies in secondary post-tonsillectomy haemorrhage – need for routine testing? Our experience in ninety-three patients. Clin Otolaryngol 2014;39:238-40

 

30. Biggs TC, Bird JH, Pilavakis Y, Pringle M. An evidence based approach to idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss. Core Surg J 2014;3:46-54

 

31. Bird JH, Biggs TC, Bennett WO, Reddy VM, Counter PR. Training junior doctors for out-of-hours cover in Otolaryngology, are we doing enough? Ann R Coll Surg Engl (Suppl) 2014;96:e14-e16

 

32. Biggs TC, Hayes SM, Bird J, Harries PG, Salib RJ. Letter of reply to Lennon et al. Laryngoscope, 2014.

 

33. Jayaram S, Svecova N, Biggs TC, Theaker J, Salib RJ. Angiectatic nasal polyp – the great imitator. Internet J Otorhinolaryngol 2014;15(1)

 

34. Bird JH, Biggs TC, Schulz C, Lower N, Farris C, Repanos C. Implementation of an evidence based acute tonsillitis protocol: Our experience in one hundred and twenty-six patients. Clin Otolaryngol2013;38:410-5

 

35. Gough AT, Biggs TC, Bird JH, Kane T, Patel NN. ENT emergency crash course for the hospital at night team. Ann R Coll Surg Engl (Suppl) 2013;95:342-344

 

36. Konieczny K, Biggs TC, Caldera S. Application of the T-14 paediatric throat disorders outcome measure for tonsillectomy and adeno-tonsillectomy. Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2013;95:410-4

 

37. Biggs TC, Hayes SM, Bird J, Harries PG, Salib RJ. Use of the lymphocyte count as a diagnostic screen in adults with suspected Epstein-Barr virus infectious mononucleosis. Laryngoscope 2013;123:2401-4

 

38. Bird JH, Biggs TC, Bennett WO, Reddy VM, Counter PR. Patient’s preference for the method of delivery of pre-operative patient information. Ann R Coll Surg Engl (Suppl) 2013;95:228-230

 

39. Biggs TC, Bird JH, Harries PG, Salib RJ. YouTube as a source of information on rhinosinusitis; the good, the bad and the ugly. J Laryngol Otol 2013;18:1-6

 

40. Biggs TC, Hayes SM, Harries PG, Salib RJ. Maxillary dentinogenic ghost cell tumour. Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2013;95:63-5

 

41. Bird JH, Biggs TC, Thomas M, Salib RJ. Adult acute rhinosinusitis. BMJ 2013;346:f2687

 

42. Biggs TC, Baruah P, Mainwaring J, Harries PG, Salib RJ. Treatment algorithm for oral anticoagulant and antiplatelet therapy in epistaxis patients. J Laryngol Otol 2013;2:1-6

 

43. Biggs TC, Jog M, Pickering S. Incidental ischaemic changes on MRI. GP Magazine 2013 (http://www.gponline.com/Clinical/article/1174234/incidental-ischaemic-changes-mri/)

 

44. Biggs TC, Nightingale K, Patel NN, Salib RJ. Should prophylactic antibiotics be used routinely in epistaxis patients with nasal packs? Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2013;95:40-2

 

45. Biggs TC, Mohammed A, Gough A, Patel NN, Salib RJ. Implications of inaccurate venous thromboembolism risk assessments in ENT practice: our experience in eighty six patients. Clin Otolaryngol2013;38:74-77 

 

46. Williamson JS, Biggs TC, Ingrams D. A guide to laryngeal cancer. Trends in Urology & Men’s Health 2012;3:14-17

 

47. Biggs TC, Mohammed A, Mulvihill D. The importance of securing central venous catheters. Anaesth Intensive Care 2012;40:366-7

 

48. Biggs TC. Response to Hanna et al. Clin Otolaryngol 2012;37:81-2

 

49. Mohammed A, Wu J, Biggs T, Duffy S. Differences in the perception of urgency of cesarean delivery between obstetricians and anesthetists. Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2012;117:292

 

50. Biggs TC. Hoarseness. Innovait 2012;5:226-231

 

51. Biggs TC. ‘Bare below the elbows’ what’s all the fuss about? Int J Infect Control 2012;8:49-50

 

52. Biggs TC, Everest A. British Military hearing conservation programme. Clin Otolaryngol 2011;36:299-301

 

53. Biggs TC, Everest A. Implementation of the Military Hearing Conservation Programme in an Army Training Regiment. Online J Clin Audit 2011;3:1

 

54. List R, Biggs TC, Postans L. Anterior nasal packing simulators. Clin Otolaryngol 2011;36:593-4

 

55. Biggs TC. Use of the absolute lymphocyte count in the diagnosis of infectious mononucleosis. Clin Otolaryngol 2011;36:515-6

 

56. Biggs TC. CABC how the British Military deal with trauma. J Trauma 2011;71:1094

 

57. Biggs TC, Nightingale K. Inappropriate CRP testing in epistaxis patients. Clin Otolaryngol 2011;36:405-6

 

58. Biggs TC. The spiraling costs of ENT training. Clin Otolaryngol 2011;36:296-7

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