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Title Vocal fold paralysis / Lucian Sulica, Andrew Blitzer, editors
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, [2006]
©2006
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 253 pages) : illustrations
Contents pt. I: Basic science and clinical evaluation. Neuroanatomy of the larynx / Ajay E. Chitkara ; Synkinesis and dysfunctional reinnervation of the larynx / David L. Zealear and Cheryl R. Billante ; Vocal fold paralysis: causes, outcomes, and clinical aspects / Lucian Sulica, Anthony Cultrara and Andrew Blitzer ; Evaluation of vocal fold paralysis / C. Blake Simpson and Esther Cheung ; Diagnostic electromyography for unilateral vocal fold dysmotility / Allen Hillel and Lawrence Robinson -- pt. II: Treatment. Decision points in the management of vocal fold paralysis / Lucian Sulica and Andrew Blitzer ; Voice therapy for unilateral vocal fold paralysis / Celia F. Stewart and Elizabeth Allen ; Injection augmentation / Karen Cooper and Charles N. Ford ; Autologous fat for vocal fold injection / Clark Rosen ; Collagen in vocal fold injection / Mark S. Courey ; Treatment of glottal insufficiency using micronized human acellular dermis (Cymetra) / Albert Merati ; Vocal fold augmentation with calcium hydroxylapatite / Peter C. Belafsky and Gregory N. Postma ; Treatment of glottal insufficiency using hyaluronan / Stellan Hertegård, Åke Dahlqvist, Lars Hallén and Claude Laurent ; Principles of medialization laryngoplasty / C. Blake Simpson and Lucian Sulica ; Silastic medialization laryngoplasty / C. Blake Simpson ; Medialization thyroplasty using the montgomery thyroplasty system / Mark Varvares and Rebecca M. Brandsted ; Medialization thyroplasty using the vocom vocal cord medialization system / Tanya Meyer and Andrew Blitzer ; Titanium medialization implant / Berit Schneider ; Medialization laryngoplasty with Gore-Tex (expanded polytetrafluoroethylene) / Timothy McCulloch and Henry Hoffman ; Arytenoid repositioning surgery / Gayle Woodson -- pt. III: Special topics. Laryngeal reinnervation / Randal Paniello ; Electrical stimulation for vocal fold paralysis / Michael Broniatowski ; Bilateral medialization laryngoplasty / Gregory Postma and Peter Belafsky ; Vocal fold paralysis in children / Marshall E. Smith ; Bilateral vocal fold immobility / George Goding
Summary Annotation New therapeutic options and approaches have been developed based on an expanded knowledge of the underlying pathophysiology of vocal fold paralysis. The core of Vocal Fold Paralysis offers step-by-step descriptions and evaluations of the materials and/or methods of the following therapies: Vocal fold injection Medialization laryngoplasty Arytenoid repositioning surgery It also includes special topics such as Reinnervation Vocal fold pacing Bilateral medialization Pediatric and bilateral vocal fold paralysis Vocal Fold Paralysis is a clinically useful reference for evaluation and treatment, as well as a summary of current knowledge and investigational approaches. This excellent guide fills a void within the field of otolaryngology and should not be missed by any otorhinolaryngologist, neurologist, phoniatrician or speech pathologist
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Vocal cords -- Paralysis.
Vocal Cord Paralysis.
Form Electronic book
Author Blitzer, Andrew.
Sulica, Lucian.
LC no. 2005930275
ISBN 128062552X
3540237658
3540325042
6610625522
9781280625527
9783540237655
9783540325048
9786610625529