This book is essential reading for otolaryngologists, audiologists, and anyone who deals with acoustic tumor patients.
|Publisher:||Delmar Cengage Learning|
|Product dimensions:||7.48(w) x 10.63(h) x (d)|
Table of ContentsPreface 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.