Written by editors whose professional reputations have become solidly known and respected worldwide for their 20 years of experience and knowledge in postlaryngectomy rehabilitation
Celebrates 20 years of experience in tracheoesophageal voice restoration and use of the Blom-Singer prostheses
Chronicles the remarkable development of the technique and presents a cross-section of the most innovative recent contributions to tracheoesophageal voice restoration
Excellent chapters on surgery are complemented by superb color illustrations and photographs
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Table of ContentsForeword by Michael M.E. Johns, M.D., Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia. Evolution
of Tracheoesophageal Voice Prostheses. Eric D. Blom, Ph.D., Head and Neck Surgery Associates, Indianapolis, Indiana. Preoperative Tracheoesophageal Voice Restoration Assessment and Selection Criteria. Alison Perry, Ph.D., La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia. Tracheoesophageal Voice Restoration at Time of Laryngectomy. Stephen B. Freeman, M.D., F.A.C.S., and Ronald C. Hamaker, M.D., F.A.C.S., Head and Neck Surgery Associates, Indianapolis, Indiana. Secondary Tracheoesophageal Voice Restoration. Mark I. Singer, M.D., F.A.C.S., and Carla D. Gress, Sc.D., University of California San Francisco. Surgical Management of Pharyngeal Constrictor Muscle Hypertonicity. Ronald C. Hamaker, M.D., F.A.C.S., Head and Neck Surgery Associates, Indianapolis, Indiana, and Anthony D. Cheesman, M.D., F.R.C.S., Charing Cross Hospital, London, England. Tracheoesophageal Voice Restoration Following Laryngopharyngectomy and Laryngopharyngoesophagectomy. Tod C. Huntley, M.D., and Richard W. Borrowdale, M.D., Head and Neck Surgery Associates, Indianapolis, Indiana. Complications of Primary and Secondary Tracheoesophageal Voice Restoration. Mark I. Singer, M.D., F.A.C.S., University of California San Francisco. Tracheoesophageal Voice Prostheses Fitting and Training. Steven B. Leder, Ph.D., Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, and Eric D. Blom, Ph.D., Head and Neck Surgery Associates, Indianapolis, Indiana. Maximizing Tracheoesophageal Voice and Speech. Jan S. Lewin, Ph.D., M.D., Anderson Cancer Center, University of Houston, Texas. Tracheoesophageal Voice Restoration Problems and Solutions. Eric D. Blom, Ph.D., Head and Neck Surgery Associates, Indianapolis, Indiana, and Marc J. Remacle, M.D., Ph.D., University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium. Botulinum Neurotoxin for Tracheoesophageal Voice Failure. Henry T. Hoffman, M.D., and Timothy M. McCulloch, M.D., University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City. Biofilm Formation and Its Prevention on Silicone Rubber Prostheses. Henk J. Busscher, Ph.D., and Henny C. van der Mei, Ph.D., University of Groningen, The Netherlands. Tracheotoma Valve Fitting and Instruction. Eric D. Blom, Ph.D., Head and Neck Surgery Associates, Indianapolis, Indiana. Post-Laryngectomy Airway Humidification and Air Filtration. Wilko Grolman, M.D., and Paul F. Schouwenburg, M.D., Ph.D., The University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Acoustic and Aerodynamic Characteristics of Tracheoesophageal Voice. Barbara Roa Pauloski, Ph.D., Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.