Atlas of Temporal Bone Surgery

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Thieme, Jan 1, 2011 - Medical - 216 pages
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Beautifully illustrated and comprehensive, this must-have atlas guides readers through the delicate, high-risk surgical approaches they need to successfully manage pathology of the temporal bone, the most complex anatomic area in the human body.Each consistently organized chapter addresses a different technique, beginning with a clear definition of the approach followed by a discussion of indications and key information on anatomic orientation, surgical steps, and, in many cases, surgical anatomy. Clearly labeled, full-color illustrations accompany step-by-step descriptions of common and unique operative techniques. The author, a world-renowned otorhinolaryngologist, provides detailed explanations of important anatomic landmarks and advice on how to choose the appropriate instruments at each surgical stage.Features:
  • 328 full-color photographs and diagrams orient the reader to the clinical setting
  • Helpful pointers appear throughout the text -- such as the precise usage of the burr -- to help readers hone their surgical skills
  • Definitions and tips are incorporated as footnotes in each chapter to aid quick and easy reference
  • Thought-provoking section presents surgical techniques, instruments, and prostheses that were developed and designed by the author
  • Extensive glossary contains the most frequently used terms in otology and neurotology
  • An ideal companion for use in both the dissection laboratory and the operating room, Atlas of Temporal Bone Surgery is an indispensable one-stop reference for otologists, neurotologists, and any specialist involved in skull base surgery or otolaryngology.

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    I General Aspects
    1 Introduction
    2 Surgical Anatomy
    3 Surgical Theory
    4 Instrumentation and Usage
    II Surgical Techniques
    5 Cortical Mastoidectomy
    20 Translabyrinthine Approach
    21 Endolymphatic Sac Decompression
    22 Postauricular Facial Nerve Decompression
    23 Infratemporal Fossa Type A Approach
    24 Infratemporal Fossa Type B Approach
    25 Infratemporal Fossa Type B Approach
    26 Radical Mastoidectomy
    27 Extended Radical Mastoidectomy

    6 Posterior Tympanotomy
    7 Cochlear Implantation
    8 Transcortical Exposure of the Epitympanum
    9 Extended Cortical Mastoidectomy
    10 Canalplasty
    11 Antrotomy
    12 Tympanoplasty
    13 Stapedotomy
    14 Intact Bridge Atticotomy
    15 Partial Bridge Atticotomy
    16 Atticotomy
    17 Atticoaditotomy
    18 Atticoantrotomy
    19 Middle Cranial Fossa Approach
    28 Subtotal Petrosectomy
    29 Transotic Approach
    30 Other Approaches
    III Techniques and Designs Developed by the Author
    31 Zygomatic Root Approach
    32 Minimally Invasive Cochlear Implantation with Mastoidal Threelayer Flap
    33 Transposed Canal Wall Tympanomastoidectomy
    34 MCF Surgery Using Cochleariform Process as the Main Landmark
    35 Ulug Doublesided Ear Microsurgery Instruments
    IV Appendix
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    Medical Faculty of Istanbul, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey

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