Patricia Purcell, M.D.
Undergraduate Education: University of Texas, Austin, TX, graduated 2002
Graduate School / Medical School: University of Texas at Southwestern, Dallas, TX, graduated 2011
Pediatric otolaryngology; evaluation of quality of life outcomes in pediatric hearing loss and craniofacial disorders; improving speech & language and educational outcomes in children who are deaf or hard-of-hearing; optimizing management of pediatric unilateral hearing loss
The goal of Health Services research is to improve quality and lower cost of health care. My interests include use of population-based databases to evaluate the impact of surgery on health care costs and utilization. I am also interested in methods for improving patient-centered outcome assessment.
Miller C, Purcell PL, Dahl JP, Johnson K, Horn DL, Chen ML, Chan DK, Parikh SR. Clinically small tonsils are typically not obstructive in children during drug-induced sleep endoscopy., Laryngoscope 2017 Aug; 127(8):1943-1949
Lee VS, Humphreys IM, Purcell PL, Davis GE. Manuka honey sinus irrigation for the treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis: a randomized controlled trial., Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2017 Apr; 7(4):365-372
Purcell PL, Jones-Goodrich R, Wisneski M, Edwards TC, Sie KC. Hearing devices for children with unilateral hearing loss: Patient- and parent-reported perspectives., Int. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol. 2016 Nov; 9043-48
Dahl JP, Purcell PL, Parikh SR, Inglis AF. Endoscopic posterior cricoid split with costal cartilage graft: A fifteen-year experience., Laryngoscope 2017 Jan; 127(1):252-257