Controversies in Otolaryngology

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Thieme, 2001 - Medical - 476 pages
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Comprised of the expert opinions of several prominent otolaryngologists, Controversies in Otolaryngology offers the rationale and thinking behind 28 key topics in the field.

In each easy-to-follow section, you will find an important topic debated by three prominent physicians. With a total of 84 different viewpoints on today's most thought-provoking issues, highlighted by nearly 200 drawings and dozens of tables, this book is an essential professional sourcebook.

Covering topics ranging from the role of chemotherapy in head and neck cancer to cochlear implants in congenitally deaf children, this book is valuable to all specialists. Whether you are just entering the field, an experienced practitioner, or looking for guidance on specific topics, Controversies in Otolaryngology offers expert opinions that often validate or refute a practice protocol -- and always offers stimulating and informative reading.

 

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Contents

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Management of Inverting Papilloma
20
The Role of Chemotherapy in Head and Neck Cancer
33
Indications for UPPP in Snoring and Sleep Apnea
56
The Role of Free Flaps in Head and Neck Reconstruction
66
David W Kennedy and Erin D Wright 35
85
Charles W Gross and Scott E Harrison
91
QualityofLife Issues in Head and Ned Cancer Management
101
Perilymph Fistulae
290
Fistulae in Head and Neck Surgery
307
Assessment and Management of the Unknown Primary with Neck Disease
320
The Parotid Neoplasm
339
Pediatric Chronic Rhinosinusitis Assessment and Management
355
Management of the Unilateral Atretic Ear
376
Airway Management of the Retrognathic Patient
388
To Treat Or Not to Treat
400

Static versus Dynamic Management of the Paralyzed Face
122
SMAS Surgery versus DeepPlane Rhytidectomy
137
Skin ResurfacingLaser or Peel
156
Alloplastic or Homograft Implantation for Nasal Reconstruction
173
Management of the Draining Pressure Equalization Tube
191
Management of Cholesteatoma
203
Acute Facial Paralysis
218
Otosclerosis Management
232
Management of the Menières Patient
249
The Intracanalicular Acoustic Neuroma
264
Temporal Bone Malignancies
279
Cochlear Implants in Congenitally Deaf Children 4 17
417
Annelle V Hodges Thomas J Balkany Stacy L Butts and Shelly Ash
418
Richard T Miyamoto Karen Iler Kirk and Laurie S Eisenberg
422
Laura W Kretschmer
429
Jugular Foramen Tumors
434
Harry R van Loveren Khaled M Abdel Aziz Abhay Sanan Michael R Chicoine and John M Tew Jr
435
Ugo Fisch Thomas Linder and Phillip Chang
449
Peter G Smith
459
INDEX
463
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About the author (2001)

H.B. Broidy Professor and Chairman of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and Professor of Neurologic Surgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA

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