Essentials of Otolaryngology / Edition 5

Essentials of Otolaryngology / Edition 5

by Frank E. Lucente, Sperling, Goldsmith, Har-El
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781747074

ISBN-13: 9780781747073

Pub. Date: 11/04/2003

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Thoroughly revised and updated for its Fifth Edition, this handy pocket manual presents step-by-step guidelines on patient workup, differential diagnosis, and therapy for more than 40 symptoms occurring in the head and neck region. The authors outline current treatment recommendations and offer primary care physicians advice on indications for referral. Also

Overview

Thoroughly revised and updated for its Fifth Edition, this handy pocket manual presents step-by-step guidelines on patient workup, differential diagnosis, and therapy for more than 40 symptoms occurring in the head and neck region. The authors outline current treatment recommendations and offer primary care physicians advice on indications for referral. Also included are chapters on anatomy and physiology, history taking, physical examination, occupational medicine, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and pediatric, adolescent, and geriatric otolaryngology, as well as an introduction to outcome analysis and office-based clinical research. This edition features several new chapters, including pain management and use of lasers in otolaryngology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781747073
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
11/04/2003
Edition description:
Fifth
Pages:
542
Product dimensions:
4.30(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Contributing Authorsxi
Prefacexv
Acknowledgmentsxvii
Note to Studentsxix
1.Introduction to Otolaryngology1
2.Anatomy and Physiology3
3.Medical History35
4.Physical Examination37
5.Introduction to Otology59
6.Hearing Loss and Hearing Testing62
7.Hearing Rehabilitation81
8.Ear Pain and Itching85
9.Ear Drainage and Bleeding95
10.Tinnitus103
11.Dizziness and Vertigo110
12.Foreign Body and Trauma in the Ear120
13.Facial Paralysis128
14.Introduction to Rhinology139
15.Nasal Obstruction, Congestion, and Drainage141
16.Headache and Facial Pain153
17.Epistaxis164
18.Nasal Foreign Body169
19.Allergic Disorders171
20.Sleep Disorders180
21.Disorders of Taste and Smell190
22.Introduction to Head and Neck Surgery196
23.Disorders of the Tongue and Oral Cavity198
24.Throat Pain and Reflux211
25.Salivary Gland Enlargement223
26.Disorders of Swallowing231
27.Hoarseness, Dysphonia, and Voice Change238
28.Speech-Language Pathology249
29.Upper Airway Obstruction257
30.Tonsils and Adenoids262
31.Cough268
32.Hemoptysis274
33.Neck Masses277
34.Thyroid Masses290
35.Parathyroid Disorders299
36.Cancer of the Head and Neck305
37.Bony and Soft-Tissue Facial Trauma314
38.Facial Aesthetic Surgery326
39.Introduction to Lasers in Otolaryngology339
40.Immunodeficiency Disorders345
41.Dermatologic Disorders355
42.Neurologic Disorders362
43.Congenital Disorders370
44.Pediatric Otolaryngology384
45.Adolescent Otolaryngology393
46.Geriatric Otolaryngology398
47.Psychological Disorders in Otolaryngology409
48.Head and Neck Imaging418
49.Antimicrobial Therapy in Otolaryngology427
50.Pain Management438
51.Occupational Medicine449
52.Radiation Therapy453
53.Chemotherapy459
54.Introduction to Outcome Analysis and Office-Based Clinical Research464
Subject Index479

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