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Ear, Nose and Throat and Head and Neck Surgery: An Illustrated Colour Text
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EAR, NOSE AND THROAT AND HEAD AND NECK SURGERY: AN ILLUSTRATED COLOUR TEXT

PAPERBACK BY DHILLON, RAM S.; EAST, CHARLES A.

£31.99

ISBN
9780702044199
IMPRINT
CHURCHILL LIVINGSTONE
 
 
EDITION
4TH REVISED EDITION
PUBLISHER
ELSEVIER HEALTH SCIENCES
STOCK FOR DELIVERY
NOT IN STOCK - AVAILABLE TO ORDER
FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
132 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
11 JAN 2013

DESCRIPTION

A textbook in the Illustrated Colour Text series on ENT, aimed at medical students and junior doctors.Concise presentation of ENT in the attractive ICT format - clear line diagrams, colour photos of clinical conditions, summary boxes etc.Covers a topic which is important in primary care - medical students and junior doctors are motivated to buy a book in this area.Basic anatomy and physiology is reviewed - useful revision for students in clinical years.Comprehensive coverage of both presenting symptoms and specific diseases, with more detail on the commoner conditions.Clear description of examination and investigation techniques.

CONTENTS

The ear Basic concepts. Audiometry, vestibulometry, and radiology. Hearing loss - general introduction and childhood aetiology. Hearing loss - adult aetiology. Aids to hearing. Otalgia. Otorrhoea. Complications of middle ear infections. Facial palsy. Disorders of balance - introduction and otological causes. Disorders of balance - non-otological causes. Tinnitus. The auricle(pinna) and ear wax. Otological trauma and foreign bodies. Aural drops. Nose and para nasal sinuses Aanatomy and physiology. Symptoms, signs and investigations. Allergic and vasomotor rhinitis. Nasal polyps and foreign bodies. Nasal infections. Nasal septal pathologies and choanal atresia. Facial trauma. Complications of facial trauma. Facial plastic surgery. Epistaxis. Acute and chronic sinusitis. Head and neck pain 1 Head and neck pain 2. The throat. Anatomy and physiology. Symptoms, signs and examination. Dysphonia - organic causes. Dysphonia - non-organic causes. Stridor. Laryngotracheal injury. Maintenance and protection of the airway. Postoperative care and complications of artificial airways. Sore throats. Tonsillectomy and adenoidal conditions. Dysphagia. Salivary glands. Snoring and sleep apnoea. Oral cavity. Foreign bodies. ENT aspects of HIV infection. Head and Neck Neoplasia Basic concepts. Neck lumps - introduction. Neck lumps - paediatric conditions. Neck lumps - adult conditions. Neck lumps - management of malignant lumps. Laryngeal neoplasia. Laryngeal surgery and post-laryngectomy rehabilitation. Neoplasia of the oral cavity. Neoplasia of the oropharynx. Neoplasia of the hypopharynx. Neoplasia of the nasopharynx. Neoplasia of the nose and paranasal sinuses. Neoplasia of the salivary glands. Neoplasia of the ear. Terminal care.