Accoustic Tumors: Diagnosis and Managment

Accoustic Tumors: Diagnosis and Managment




This book is essential reading for otolaryngologists, audiologists, and anyone who deals with acoustic tumor patients.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781565936249
Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning
Publication date: 02/01/1997
Edition description: 2ND
Pages: 359
Product dimensions: 7.48(w) x 10.63(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface to First Edition. Preface to Second Edition. Contributors. HISTORY. A History of Acoustic Tumor Surgery: 1800-1961. A History of Acoustic Tumor Surgery: 1962-Present. PATHOLOGY. Pathology of Acoustic Tumors. EVALUATION OF THE ACOUSTIC TUMOR PATIENT. Neurotological Evaluation. Audiological testing. Radiologic Findings in Acoustic Tumors. SURGICAL MANAGEMENT OF THE ACOUSTIC TUMOR PATIENT. Surgical Decision-Making in Acoustic Tumor Surgery. Anesthesia in Acoustic Tumor Surgery. Translabyrinthine Approach. A Neurosurgical Perspective on the Translabyrinthine Approach. Middle Fossa Approach. Suboccipital Approach. Partial Versus Total Removal of Acoustic Tumors. Management of Giant Acoustic Neuromas. Intraoperative Cranial Nerve Monitoring. Facial Nerve Results. Surgical Treatment of Facial Paralysis. POSTOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT OF ACOUSTIC TUMOR PATIENTS. Pre- and Postoperative Care of Acoustic Tumor Patients. Complications After Acoustic Neuroma Surgery. OTHER TOPICS IN ACOUSTIC TUMOR MANAGEMENT. Bilateral Acoostic Neuromas . Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Acoustic Neuromas.

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