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Author Snow, James B. (James Byron), 1932-

Title Ballenger's otorhinolaryngology : head and neck surgery / James B. Snow, P. Ashley Wackym
Edition Seventeenth edition
Published Shelton, Conn. : People's Medical Publishing House, 2009


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  617.8 Sno/Boh 2009  AVAILABLE
Description xxxv, 1209 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents Machine generated contents note: Otology and Neurotology -- 1.Anatomy of the Auditory and Vestibular Systems -- 2.Development of the Ear -- 3.Molecular Biology of Hearing and Balance -- 4.Physiology of the Auditory and Vestibular Systems -- 5.Gene Therapy and Inner Ear Drug Delivery -- 6.Hair Cell Regeneration -- 7.Hair Cell Biophysics and Otoacoustic Emissions -- 8.Central Auditory Processing and Functional Imaging -- 9.Diagnostic Audiology, Hearing Aids and Habilitation Options -- 10.Evaluation of the Vestibular System -- 11.Imaging of the Temporal Bone -- 12.Pathologic Correlates in Otology and Neurotology -- 13.Outcomes Research, Clinical Trials and Clinical Research -- 14.Diseases of the External Ear -- 15.Eustachian Tube Dysfunction -- 16.Otitis Media and Middle-Ear Effusions -- 17.Chronic Otitis Media and Cholesteatoma -- 18.Cranial and Intracranial Complications of Acute and Chronic Otitis Media -- 19.Reconstruction of the Middle Ear -- 20.Otosclerosis --
Contents note continued: 21.Trauma to the Middle Ear, Inner Ear and Temporal Bone -- 22.Noise-Induced Hearing Loss -- 23.Ototoxicity -- 24.Idiopathic Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss -- 25.Perilymphatic Fistulae -- 26.Hereditary Hearing Impairment -- 27.Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease and Otological Manifestations of Systemic Disease -- 28.Meniere's Disease,Vestibular Neuronitis, Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo, Superior Semicircular Canal Dehiscence and Vestibular Migraine -- 29.Presbyacusis and Presbyastasis -- 30.Vestibular and Balance Rehabilitation -- 31.Tinnitus and Decreased Sound Tolerance -- 32.Cochlear Implantation -- 35.Vestibular Schwannomas and Other Skull-Base Neoplasms -- 34.Facial Paralysis -- 35.Vestibular Schwannomas and Other Skull-Base Neoplasms -- 36.Stereotactic Radiosurgery -- Rhinology -- 37.Anatomy and Physiology of the Nose and Paranasal Sinuses -- 38.Olfaction and Gustation -- 39.Cellular Biology of the Immune System -- 40.Assessment of Nasal Function --
Contents note continued: 41.Imaging of the Nasal Cavities, aranasal Sinuses, Nasopharynx Orbits Infratemporal, Fossa Pterygomaxillary Fissure and Base of Skull -- 42.Etiology of Infectious Diseases of the Upper Respiratory Tract -- 43.Allergic Rhinitis -- 44.Epistaxis -- 45.Acute and Chronic Nasal Disorders -- 46.Acute Rhinosinusitis and Its Complications -- 47.Chronic Rhinosinusitis and Polyposis -- 48.Headache and Facial Pain -- 49.Primary Paranasal Sinus Surgery -- 50.Revision Paranasal Sinus Surgery and Surgery of the Frontal Sinus -- 51.Endoscopic Surgery of the Skull Base, Orbits and Benign Sinonasal Neoplasms -- Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery -- 52.Reconstruction of the Outstanding Ear -- 53.Rhinoplasty and Septoplasty -- 54.Nasal Reconstruction -- 55.Facial Fractures -- 56.Wound Healing and Flap Physiology -- 57.Scar Revision and Skin Resurfacing -- 58.Local Flaps in Facial Reconstruction -- 59.Regional Flaps and Free Tissue Transfer --
Contents note continued: 60.Rejuvenation of the Upper and Mid Face -- 61.Rejuvenation of the Lower Face and Neck -- Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology -- 62.Microtia Canal Stenosis and Middle-Ear Anomalies -- 63.Anatomy and Physiology of the Oral Cavity and Pharynx -- 64.Diseases of the Oral Cavity, Oropharynx and Nasopharynx -- 65.Deep Neck Infections -- 66.Sleep Apnea in Children -- 67.Robotic Surgery and Surgical Simulators -- 68.Airway Management in the Infant and Child -- 69.Congenital Anomalies of the Larynx -- 70.Congenital Anomalies of the Head and Neck -- 71.Biofilms -- Laryngology and Bronchoesophagology -- 72.Development, Anatomy and Physiology of the Larynx -- 73.Assessment of Vocal Function -- 74.Disorders of Speech and Language -- 75.Benign Laryngeal Lesions -- 76.Laryngopharyngeal Reflux Infections and Manifestations of Systemic Diseases -- 77.Trauma to the Larynx -- 78.Airway Control and Laryngotracheal Stenosis in Adults -- 79.Neurogenic Disorders of the Larynx --
Contents note continued: 80.Laryngeal Paralysis -- 81.Functional Voice Disorders and the Aging Voice -- 82.Imaging of the Larynx, Trachea, Bronchi and Esophagus -- 83.Laryngoscopy -- 84.Bronchology -- 85.Esophagology -- 86.Sleep Medicine and Surgery -- Head and Neck Surgery -- 87.Molecular Biology of Squamous Cell Carcinoma -- 88.Mechanisms of Immune Evasion of Head and Neck Cancer -- 89.Molecular Diagnostic Approaches to Head and Neck Cancer -- 90.Imaging of the Oral Cavity, Pharynx, Salivary Glands and Neck -- 91.Targeted Therapeutic Approaches to Head and Neck Cancer -- 92.Chemoradiation for Head and Neck Cancer -- 93.Immunotherapy for Head and Neck Cancer -- 94.Nutrition of the Patient with Head and Neck Cancer -- 95.Neoplasms of the Anterior Skull Base -- 96.Neoplasms of the Nasopharynx -- 97.Neoplasms of the Oral Cavity -- 98.Neoplasms of the Oropharynx and Hypopharynx -- 99.Neoplasms of the Larynx and Laryngopharynx -- 100.Diseases of the Salivary Glands --
Contents note continued: 101.Diseases of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
Summary Over two-thirds of the authors are new to this centenary edition, the number of chapters has been increased from 67 to 101, and the presentation of basic science underlying clinical otorhinolaryngology has been expanded
Notes "Centennial edition"--cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references and index
Subject Otolaryngology.
Head -- Surgery.
Neck -- Surgery.
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases.
Head -- surgery.
Neck -- surgery.
Author Wackym, Phillip A.
LC no. 01447032
ISBN 9781550093377
Other Titles Otorhinolaryngology