Faculty Director
Faculty Co-Directors
Faculty Researchers
  Susan Whitney
Rolf Jacob
Patrick Loughlin
Margaretha Casselbrant

Margaretha L. Casselbrant, MD, PhD
Department of Otolaryngology

Dr. Casselbrant completed her BA in Gen Soc Pedagogic in 1965. In 1969, she completed a BM in Medicine and in 1973 she earned a MD in Medicine. Dr. Casselbrant received a PhD in Inner Ear in 1979. All of these degrees she received from the University of Lund, Sweden.

Balance in Children Aged 7-12

  Casselbrant ML, Mandel EM, Sparto PJ, Redfern MS, Furman JM: Contribution of vision to balance in children four to eight years of age. Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology. 116(9):653-7, 2007 Sep.
  Sparto PJ, Redfern MS, Jasko JG, Casselbrant ML, Mandel EM, Furman JM: The influence of dynamic visual cues for postural control in children aged 7-12 years. Experimental Brain Research, 168:505-516 2006.
  Casselbrant ML, Mandel EM: Genetic susceptibility to otitis media. Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 2005;5:1-4.
  Mandel EM, Casselbrant ML: Antibiotics for otitis media with effusion. Minerva Pediatr 2004;56:481-495.
  Casselbrant ML, Mandel EM, Rockette HE, Kurs-Lasky M, Fall PA, Bluestone CD, Ferrell RE: The genetic component of middle ear disease in the first 5 years of life. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2004;130:273-278.
  Johnston LC, Feldman HM, Paradise JL, Bernard BS, Colborn DK, Casselbrant ML, Janosky JE: Tympanic membrane abnormalities and hearing levels at the ages of 5 and 6 years in relation to persistent otitis media and tympanostomy insertion in the first 3 years of life: a prospective study incorporating randomized clinical trial. Pediatrics 114:58-67, 2004.
  Rosenfeld RM, Casselbrant ML, Rockette HE, Fireman P, Kurs-Lasky M, Bluestone CD. Systemic steroid for chronic otitis media with effusion in children. Pediatrics 2002;Dec;110(6):1071-80.
  Daly KA, Casselbrant ML, Hoffman HJ, Ingvarsson LB, Kvaerner KJ, Tos M, van Cauwenberge PB: Recent advances in otitis media. 2. Epidemiology, natural history, and risk factors. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol (Suppl) 2002;188:19-25.
Casselbrant ML, Furman JM, Mandel EM, Fall PA, Kurs-Lasky M, Rockette HE. Past history of otitis media and balance in four year old children. Laryngoscope 2000;110(5 Pt 1):773-778.
Casselbrant ML, Redfern MS, Furman JM, Fall P, Mandel EM. Visual induced postural sway in children with and without otitis media. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 1998;107(5):401-405.
Mandel EM, Casselbrant ML, Rockette HE, Bluestone CD, Kurs-Lasky M. Efficacy of antimicrobial prophylaxis for recurrent middle ear effusion. Pediatr Infect Dis J 1996;15:1074-1082.
Casselbrant ML, Brostoff JM, Cantekin EI, Flaherty MR, Doyle WJ, Bluestone CD, Fia TJ. Otitis media with effusion in preschool children. Laryngoscope 1985;95:428-436.


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