Rhinosinusitis A Guide for Diagnosis and Management Pages: 279 | 2008-09-19 | ISBN : 0387730613 Rhinosinusitis is one of the most common health care complaints, with many millions of cases managed annually by a variety of practitioners, from family care physicians and pediatricians to allergists, pulmonologists, and otolaryngologists. Rhinosinusitis: A Guide for Diagnosis and Management provides a comprehensive, practical guide to treating this widespread condition. Medical, surgical, and pharmacological management of both acute and chronic forms are discussed by experts with a wealth of clinical experience. Pediatric considerations and the role of allergies, asthma, and systemic diseases such as cystic fibrosis are discussed. A special chapter is devoted to alternative medicine in recognition of its increasing role in health care management. Diagnostic imaging techniques such as MRI and CT are discussed in detail. Finally, adjunctive surgical therapies are reviewed. Written for both primary care physicians and specialists, this guide will serve as an invaluable quick reference.
Ron B. Mitchell, Kevin D. Pereira Pediatric Otolaryngology for the Clinician 2009| ISBN: 1588295427 | 272 pages
Over the last 20 years, pediatric otolaryngology has become a recognized subspecialty within otolaryngology head and neck surgery. Organizing the growth of clinical practice and knowledge in this area now is Pediatric Otolaryngology for the Clinician, a user-friendly resource for practicing general otolaryngologists, pediatricians and family practice physicians. This important title is divided into five sections: general ENT topics, otology, rhinology, head and neck disorders, and emergencies. Each chapter is authored by a recognized expert in the field and is concise and highly informative. Designed as a quick reference guide on a variety of topics such as antibiotic treatment of ear infections, sleep disorders in children, cochlear implantation, and airway management, to name just several, the book serves as a comprehensive yet succinct guide to caring for children with ear, nose and throat problems and will stand as an invaluable resource for any busy pediatric clinic.
Rudolf Probst, Gerhard Grevers, Heinrich Iro Basic Otorhinolaryngology: A Step-by-Step Learning Guide Published: 2008-09-21 | ISBN: 1588903370, 3131324414 | 486 pages
This is a remarkable introduction to the complex world of otorhinolaryngology, in full color! This beautifully conceived book makes learning ENT almost simple, with its excellent drawings and photographs of the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of this region. Throughout the book connections are made to internal medicine, pediatrics, and surgery. A highly structured text, using boxed information and tables, provides a quick overview of the subject. This is a highly effective introduction to ENT for senior medical students and interns.
James I. Cohen MD PhD FACS and Gary L. Clayman DMD MD FACS "Atlas of Head and Neck Surgery: Expert Consult" English | ISBN: 1416033688 | 2011 | 640 pages
Atlas of Head and Neck Surgery, by Drs. James I. Cohen and Gary L. Clayman, delivers unparalleled visual guidance and insight to help you master the most important and cutting-edge head and neck procedures. Clear, consistent black-and-white drawings and detailed text lead you through each step of all standard operations, while commentary from leading experts presents alternative techniques - complete with explanations about the differences, nuances, pearls, and pitfalls of each approach. Concise yet complete, this easily accessible text captures groundbreaking techniques such as video-assisted thyroid and parathyroid surgeries; transoral laser surgeries; and robotic surgeries. In print or online at www.expertconsult.com, this surgical technique reference is an ideal resource for planning and performing successful head and neck surgery or preparing for the head and neck portion of the Otolaryngology boards. Understand how to proceed thanks to an abundance of explicit illustrations and detailed text that take you from one step to the next.
Quickly find the information you need to make confident decisions. Relevant indications/contraindications, pre-operative considerations, and post operative management are presented in an easily accessible format.
Discern the nuances and understand the differences between standard operations and alternate techniques. Experts debate each procedure offering insightful explanations, rationale, and tips for avoiding complications.
Master new procedures such as video-assisted thyroid and parathyroid surgeries; transoral laser surgeries; and robotic surgeries. Section editor F. Christopher Holsinger, MD, FACS, is at the forefront of many of these techniques, some of which are being illustrated for the first time here.
Learn from some of the very best - Experts from the MD Anderson Cancer Center and the Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) share their innovative approaches to the surgical techniques and complications management most frequently seen in practice.
John M. Graham Pediatric ENT ISBN: 3540330380 | edition 2007 | 535 pages
In recent years there has been increasing sub-specialization and a rapid expansion of the range of therapies available to pediatric ENT specialists. This concise, up-to-date textbook deals comprehensively with all the practical and theoretical aspects necessary for those taking exams or wishing to up-date their knowledge. It is divided into sections covering rhinology, otology and head and neck problems. The uniformly structured chapters cover all relevant topics comprehensively and succinctly.
Jatin P. Shah, Snehal G. Patel, Bhuvanesh Singh, "Jatin Shah's Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology: Expert Consult: Online and Print, 4e" English | ISBN: 0323055893 | 2012 | 856 pages
Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology, by Drs. Jatin P. Shah Snehal G. Patel, and Bhuvanesh Singh, offers you authoritative, multidisciplinary guidance on the latest diagnostic and multidisciplinary therapeutic approaches for head and neck cancer. With this medical reference book, you'll have all the help you need to offer your patients the best possible prognoses and to optimally preserve and restore form and function.
Overcome any challenge in head and neck surgery with comprehensive coverage of the scalp, skull base, paranasal sinuses, oral cavity, pharynx, larynx, cervical lymph nodes, thyroid, salivary glands, and soft tissue and bone tumors - from incidence, diagnosis, and work up through treatment planning, operative techniques, rehabilitation, and outcomes. Increase your understanding of head and neck oncology with this completely reorganized edition, presenting a uniform flow of topics, which includes the latest information on Diagnostic approaches, staging, algorithms for selection of therapy, and outcomes of treatment for head and neck tumors. Offer today's best treatment options with outcomes of therapy data from the NCDB, institutional data from MSKCC, and evidence-based information Diagnose patients using the latest advances in radiographic imaging, diagnostic pathology and molecular biology. Take fullest advantage of every multidisciplinary management approach available including radiation oncology, medical oncology (including targeted therapies), maxillofacial prosthodontics and dental oncology, surgical procedures for salvage of recurrences after chemoradiation therapy, and rehabilitation measures to improve functional outcomes (speech, swallowing, etc.). Understand the nuances of day-to-day practical care of patients with basic operating room techniques and technology, intraoperative decisions, and post operative care for patients undergoing head and neck surgery. Know what to look for and how to proceed with sequential operative photographs of each surgical procedure and full-color artwork to demonstrate anatomical relationships. Particular emphasis is placed on surgical management of patients after chemo-radiotherapy, reflecting the changing paradigms in head and neck oncology and the special challenges that confront modern day head and neck surgeons. This comprehensive text will assist in improved survival and preserving and restoring form and function with the surgical treatment of tumors.
Stilianos E. Kountakis, "Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery" ISBN: 3642234984 | 2013 | 1135 pages
Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery is the medical and surgical specialty addressing disorders of the head and neck in both adult and pediatric populations. The goal of the encyclopedia is to serve as a single and comprehensive source of all the information that is essential for students and practitioners of the specialty. The vast amount of information included in the encyclopedia is divided into 5 volumes in line with the subspecialties of general otolaryngology, head and neck surgery, pediatric otolaryngology, otology–neurotology, and facial plastics. All volume editors are internationally recognized otolaryngologists with experience in publishing. Each section editor recruited experienced authors from all over the world to contribute on structured topics, and all entries are supported by published references. Thus, all information included in the encyclopedia is from credible sources and has been carefully screened for accuracy. The strength of the encyclopedia is its online availability and quick search features, which allow rapid retrieval of definitions and more in-depth information. Key words are hyperlinked to provide a gateway to numerous referenced manuscripts, journals, and books.
"A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery" ed. by Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi InTeOpP | 2013 | ISBN: 9535111467 9789535111467 | 867 pages
his book seeks to present advanced concepts on complex topics within the scope of this dynamic discipline.
The discipline of oral and maxillofacial surgery covers a wide range of diseases, conditions, injuries and defects of the head, neck, face and jaws as well as the hard and soft tissues of the oral cavity. It is an internationally recognized surgical specialty rapidly changing with evolving advancements in technology. Specialists of this field care for patients with problems such as impacted teeth, facial pain, misaligned jaws, facial injuries, oral cancer, cysts, tumors, and patients requiring facial cosmetic surgery and dental implants. New texts are needed to keep practitioners up-to-date because advancements are being made world-wide on a daily basis.
Contents Preface Section 1 Surgery of Impacted Teeth: Complications and Concepts 1 Complications Following Surgery of Impacted Teeth and Their Management 2 New Concepts in Impacted Third Molar Surgery Section 2 Oral and Maxillofacial Infections: Diagnosis and Management 3 Odontogenic Infections 4 Non-Odontogenic Oral and Maxillofacial Infections Section 3 Oral and Maxillofacial Pathologies: Diagnosis and Management 5 Diagnosis and Manvagement of Common Oral and Maxillofacial Lesiovns Section 4 Large and Agressive Maxillofacial Cysts: Trends in Management 6 Treatment of Large Cysts of the Mandible with Autografts of Cancellous Bone from the Tibia 7 Keratocystic Odontogenic Tumors - Clinical and Molecular Features 8 Marsupialization of Keratocystic Odontogenic Tumors of the Mandible: Longitudinal Image Analysis of Tumor Size via 3D Visualized CT Scans Section 5 Considerations in Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy: Current Treatment Guidelines 9 Radiation and Chemotherapy in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 10 Bisphosphonate-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaws - Diagnosis and Management Section 6 Oral and Maxillofacial Vascular Anomalies: Diagnosis and Treatment 11 Vascular Anomalies of the Maxillofacial Region: Diagnosis and Management Section 7 Laser Applications in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 12 Applications of Low Level Laser Therapy 13 Application of Diode Laser in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Section 8 Maxillofacial Fractures: Diagnosis and Management 14 Management of Mandibular Fractures 15 Management of Midfacial Fractures Section 9 Advanced Maxillofacial Distraction Osteogenesis: State-of-the-Art 16 Distraction Osteogenesis Section 10 Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Reconstruction 17 Reconstruction of Mandibular Defects 18 Microsurgical Reconstruction of Maxillary Defects 19 Maxillofacial Reconstruction of Ballistic Injuries 20 Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery 21 The Cosmetic Considerations in Facial Defect Reconstruction 22 Current Advances in Mandibular Condyle Reconstruction Section 11 Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Rehabilitation and Implantology 23 Concepts in Bone Reconstruction for Implant Rehabilitation 24 Outfracture Osteotomy Sinus Graft: A Modified Technique Convenient for Maxillary Sinus Lifting 25 Inferior Alveolar Nerve Transpositioning for Implant Placement Section 12 Orthognathic Surgery of Maxillofacial Deformities 26 Basic and Advanced Operative Techniques in Orthognathic Surgery 27 Rigid Fixation of Intraoral Vertico-Sagittal Ramus Osteotomy for Mandibular Prognathism 28 Soft-Tissue Response in Orthognathic Surgery Patients Treated by Bimaxillary Osteotomy. Cephalometry Compared with 2-D Photogrammetry 29 Corticotomy and Miniplate Anchorage for Treating Severe Anterior Open-Bite: Current Clinical Applications Section 13 Esthetic Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 30 Office - Based Facial Cosmetic Procedures 31 Facial Sculpturing by Fat Grafting Section 14 Temporomandibular Joint Disorders and Facial Pain 32 Diagnosis and Management of Temporomandibular Disorders
Fragiskos D. Fragiskos, Oral Surgery ISBN: 3540251847 | edition 2007 | 380 pages
This book covers a wide range of topics in oral surgery with detailed, step-by-step analysis of surgical techniques, with many examples. Various aspects of surgical techniques, such as the instruments and materials used in oral surgery, types of flaps and suturing techniques, radiographic techniques, complications and treatment, odontogenic infections, and the latest scientific information concerning preventive and therapeutic use of antibiotics in dentistry, are analyzed.
Jeffrey Weinzweig - Plastic Surgery Secrets Plus (2nd edition) Published: 2010-04-30 | ISBN: 0323034705 | 1080 pages
Plastic Surgery Secrets-the first Secrets Series® title in the PLUS format-offers an easy-to-read, information-at-your-fingertips approach to plastic and reconstructive surgery and hand surgery. Jeffrey Weinzweig has joined forces with world-renowned plastic surgeons Joseph McCarthy, Julia Terzis, Joseph Upton, Fernando Ortiz-Monasterio, and Luis Vasconez, and others to bring you the expert perspective you need to grasp the nuances of this specialty. This new edition features an additional color that highlights tables, legends, key terms, section and chapter titles, and web references. All this, along with the popular question-and answer approach and list of the "Top 100 Plastic Surgery Secrets," make it a perfect concise board review tool and a handy clinical reference. Maintains the popular and trusted Secrets Series® format, using questions and short answers for effective and enjoyable learning. Provides the most current overview and authoritative coverage of all topics thanks to contributions from an impressive list of over 300 experts in the field of plastic surgery and multiple related specialties. Introduces the new PLUS format, with an expanded size and layout and full color for easier review, more information, and more visual elements for an overall enhanced experience. Presents enhanced tables, legends, key terms, and section and chapter titles through the use of an additional color that makes finding information quick and easy. Contains new full color images and illustrations to provide more detail and offer a clearer picture of what is seen in practice.
Ear reconstruction is required in a variety of patients, including especially those with congenital anomalies and associated deformities. In this book, a renowned practitioner in ear reconstruction explains the approaches that he has personally developed over the past 40 years in order to improve surgical results and also presents important new concepts. The proposed techniques offer tailored solutions to specific problems and are applicable in settings including severe microtia, moderate microtia, anotia, traumatic amputation, and unsatisfactory prominent ear surgery. Complications during and after ear reconstruction are also discussed, with guidance on their treatment. Throughout the book, the aim of the author is to share the fruits of his extensive experience with fellow surgeons in an informative and practically oriented way. The clearly written text is complemented by numerous helpful color photographs. With forewords by Ivo Pitanguy and Jorge Psillakis.
John L. Dornhoffer, Rudolf Leuwer, Konrad Schwager, Sören Wenzel - A Practical Guide to the Eustachian Tube Published: 2013-12-31 | ISBN: 3540786376 |
This book, written by international experts, is a detailed guide to the Eustachian tube, with emphasis on those aspects of most relevance to the practitioner. The opening chapters document the clinical anatomy and provide essential information on physiology, with explanation of the new model of tubal mechanics and the use of Eustachian tube function tests. Diagnosis and therapy for the patulous Eustachian tube are then discussed, placing special emphasis on a novel conservative treatment regimen that has proven to be a breakthrough for patients with this clinical syndrome. A further extensive chapter examines overall function of the Eustachian tube, primarily from the middle ear surgeon’s viewpoint. Tuboplasty procedures, including laser tuboplasty, and tympanoplasty are described, and the implications of different middle ear pathologies for surgical treatment are explained. Conservative treatment of Eustachian tube obstruction and hearing aids for the nonaerated middle ear are also discussed. The previously unpublished treatment methods that are described in this book will be invaluable in ensuring the best possible clinical outcomes.
Transsphenoidal Surgery: Expert Consult - Online and Print, 1e by Edward R. Laws Jr MD FACS and Giuseppe Lanzino English | August 23, 2010 | ISBN-10: 1416002928
Transsphenoidal Surgery, by Drs. Laws and Lanzino, captures all of today's clinical knowledge on the multidisciplinary management of pituitary tumors, with a focus on surgical techniques. Acclaimed international experts bring you detailed guidance on natural history, radiologic and clinical aspects, surgical indications, and resection techniques.
What's more, case presentations and clinical photographs help you reduce the risk of error and advance your own surgical skills. At expertconsult.com, you'll have online access to the full text plus streaming videos of key procedures to help you provide the best possible outcomes for every patient.