Pediatric Otology and Neurotology / Edition 1 by Anil K. Lalwani, Kenneth M. Grundfast | | 9780397514663 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Pediatric Otology and Neurotology / Edition 1

Pediatric Otology and Neurotology / Edition 1

by Anil K. Lalwani, Kenneth M. Grundfast
     
 

ISBN-10: 0397514662

ISBN-13: 9780397514663

Pub. Date: 12/28/1997

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

This volume is the first definitive clinical reference in the rapidly evolving subspecialty of pediatric otology and neurotology. Written by leading authorities, the book covers every aspect of the field, including clinically relevant basic science, current diagnostic modalities, neonatal and infant hearing screening, diagnosis and treatment of specific disorders,

Overview

This volume is the first definitive clinical reference in the rapidly evolving subspecialty of pediatric otology and neurotology. Written by leading authorities, the book covers every aspect of the field, including clinically relevant basic science, current diagnostic modalities, neonatal and infant hearing screening, diagnosis and treatment of specific disorders, surgical issues in pediatric otology, and auditory rehabilitation.The major focus of the book is on the diagnosis, etiology, and treatment of the entire spectrum of otologic and neurotologic disorders encountered in pediatric patients. For each disorder, the text provides complete information on classification, epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis, management, outcome, and complications. The contributors thoroughly examine controversial aspects of management, present and justify their own recommended treatment protocols, and offer guidelines for avoiding or solving common problems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780397514663
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
12/28/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
714
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Section 1. Basic Science a. Embryology of the Ear b. Anatomy and Physiology of the Eustachian Tube c. The Acquisition of Hearing d. Molecular Genetics Section 2. Neonatal and Infant Hearing Screening Section 3. Diagnostic Modalities a. Pediatric Audiology (including testing of eustachian tube function) b. Pediatric Vestibular Testing c. Pediatric Radiology Section 4. Developmental Disorders a. Microtia b. Atresia of the External Auditory Canal c. Malformation of the Inner Ear d. Vascular Anomalies e. Central Auditory Dysfunction Section 5. Infectious and Inflammatory Disorders a. Serous Otitis Media b. Acute Otitis Media c. Chronic Otitis Media d. Congenital and Acquired Cholesteatoma Section 6. Hearing Disorders a. Non-syndromic Congenital Hearing Loss b. Syndromic Congenital Hearing Loss c. Acquired Hearing Loss (Ototoxicity, Meningitis, etc.) d. Perilymphatic Fistulas e. Progressive Sensorineural Hearing Loss (not covered in a-d) Section 7. Vestibular Dysfunction in Childhood Section 8. Temporal Bone Trauma Section 9. Facial Palsy in Childhood Section 10. Temporal Bone Neoplasms of Childhood (Rhabdomyosarcoma, Eosinophilic Granuloma, etc.) Section 11. Auditory Rehabilitation a. Hearing Amplification b. Cochlear Implants c. Education of the Deaf (ASL, etc.)

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