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Lecture notes. Diseases of the ear, nose and throat.
Bull, P. D.
edition
10th ed. / Peter Bull, Ray Clarke.
imprint
Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Pub., c2007.
ISBN
9781405145084 (alk. paper)
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author
imprint
Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Pub., c2007.
isbn
9781405145084 (alk. paper)
general note
Includes index.
Rev. ed. of: Lecture notes on diseases of the ear, nose, and throat. 9th ed. / P.D. Bull.
catalogue key
6618566
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"A substantial update since 2002 ... superb colour illustrations, especially clinical ones. This book might well attract students to ENT surgery." ( BMA Medical Book Competition - Programme and Award Winners , September 2008) "If you need a decent ENT book and don't want to spend a small fortune then I would highly recommend this text. Not only is it affordable but it has all you need to know to get through medical finals and beyond. Another fabulous text in the lecture notes series." Medical Student, University of East Anglia
"A substantial update since 2002 ... superb colour illustrations, especially clinical ones. This book might well attract students to ENT surgery." ( BMA Medical Book Competition - Programme and Award Winners , September 2008) "If you need a decent ENT book and dont want to spend a small fortune then I would highly recommend this text. Not only is it affordable but it has all you need to know to get through medical finals and beyond. Another fabulous text in the lecture notes series." Medical Student, University of East Anglia
"If you need a decent ENT book and don't want to spend a small fortune then I would highly recommend this text. Not only is it affordable but it has all you need to know to get through medical finals and beyond. Another fabulous text in the lecture notes series." Medical Student, University of East Anglia
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Highly Commended in the ENT category at the British Medical Association Book Awards 2008 Lecture Notes: Diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat, now in its tenth edition, is an ideal learning aid covering the core principles of this important specialty. With concise chapters, this text is renowned for its brevity, clarity and lavish illustrations. This edition has been thoroughly revised and rewritten to reflect the latest developments in the specialty and contemporary curriculum, and features: New material on otitis media, tonsils, voice disorders, head and neck cancer and obstructive sleep apnoea Coverage of relevant basic science at a level to assist the student to fully understand the clinical topic Clinical Practice Points which provide nuggets of wisdom about patient management Over 200 self-assessment questions to aid revision and understanding Emphasis on sensible primary-care management of common presentations Lecture Notes: Diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat is a thorough, digestible companion to ENT for all medical students and junior doctors, as well as General Practitioners and ENT nurse practitioners. Reviews "As a primer for students, casualty officers and general practitioners I think that it is of high standard and very useful.....Overall, the quality of the text is excellent and information given is useful, clear and appropriate." ENT News ".the simplified diagrams of brain-meltingly complex ENT anatomy is probably one of the most useful aspects of the book.The text is full of nice medical student friendly lists of symptoms and there is definitely a paucity of excess prepositions. All this adds up to some seriously efficient learning of diseases of the ear, nose and/or throat." The Melbourne University Medical Students Society
Bowker Data Service Summary
Illustrated in colour throughout with clinical photographs, this pocket-sized reference book contains lecture notes on the diseases of the ear, nose and throat.
Long Description
Lecture Notes: Diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat, now in its tenth edition, is an ideal learning aid covering the core principles of this important specialty. With concise chapters, this text is renowned for its brevity, clarity and lavish illustrations. This edition has been thoroughly revised and rewritten to reflect the latest developments in the specialty and contemporary curriculum, and features: New material on otitis media, tonsils, voice disorders, head and neck cancer and obstructive sleep apnoeaCoverage of relevant basic science at a level to assist the student to fully understand the clinical topicClinical Practice Points which provide nuggets of wisdom about patient managementOver 200 self-assessment questions to aid revision and understandingEmphasis on sensible primary-care management of common presentationsLecture Notes: Diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat is a thorough, digestible companion to ENT for all medical students and junior doctors, as well as General Practitioners and ENT nurse practitioners.Reviews"As a primer for students, casualty officers and general practitioners I think that it is of high standard and very useful.....Overall, the quality of the text is excellent and information given is useful, clear and appropriate."ENT News,."the simplified diagrams of brain-meltingly complex ENT anatomy is probably one of the most useful aspects of the book.The text is full of nice medical student friendly lists of symptoms and there is definitely a paucity of excess prepositions. All this adds up to some seriously efficient learning of diseases of the ear, nose and/or throat." The Melbourne University Medical Students Society
Main Description
Highly Commended in the ENT category at the British Medical Association Book Awards 2008Lecture Notes: Diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat, now in its tenth edition, is an ideal learning aid covering the core principles of this important specialty. With concise chapters, this text is renowned for its brevity, clarity and lavish illustrations. This edition has been thoroughly revised and rewritten to reflect the latest developments in the specialty and contemporary curriculum, and features: New material on otitis media, tonsils, voice disorders, head and neck cancer and obstructive sleep apnoea Coverage of relevant basic science at a level to assist the student to fully understand the clinical topic Clinical Practice Points which provide nuggets of wisdom about patient management Over 200 self-assessment questions to aid revision and understanding Emphasis on sensible primary-care management of common presentationsLecture Notes: Diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat is a thorough, digestible companion to ENT for all medical students and junior doctors, as well as General Practitioners and ENT nurse practitioners.
Main Description
Highly Commended in the ENT category at the British Medical Association Book Awards 2008 Lecture Notes: Diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat , now in its tenth edition, is an ideal learning aid covering the core principles of this important specialty. With concise chapters, this text is renowned for its brevity, clarity and lavish illustrations. This edition has been thoroughly revised and rewritten to reflect the latest developments in the specialty and contemporary curriculum, and features: New material on otitis media, tonsils, voice disorders, head and neck cancer and obstructive sleep apnoea Coverage of relevant basic science at a level to assist the student to fully understand the clinical topic Clinical Practice Points which provide nuggets of wisdom about patient management Over 200 self-assessment questions to aid revision and understanding Emphasis on sensible primary-care management of common presentations Lecture Notes: Diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat is a thorough, digestible companion to ENT for all medical students and junior doctors, as well as General Practitioners and ENT nurse practitioners.
Table of Contents
Preface to the tenth edition
The ear: some applied basic science
Clinical examination of the ear
Testing the hearing
Deafness
Conditions of the pinna
Conditions of the external auditory meatus
Injury of the tympanic membrane
Otitis media
Acute otitis media
Chronic otitis media
Complications of middle-ear infection
Otitis media with effusion
Otosclerosis
Earache (otalgia)
Tinnitus
Balance disorders
Facial nerve paralysis
Clinical examination of the nose and nasopharynx
Foreign body in the nose
Injuries of the nose
Epistaxis
The nasal septum
Miscellaneous nasal infections
Acute and chronic sinusitis (rhinosinusitis)
Tumours of the nose, sinuses and nasopharynx
Rhinitis and nasal polyps
Choanal atresia
Adenoids
The oropharynx and tonsils
Snoring and obstructive sleep apnoea
The larynx: applied basic science and examination
Laryngotracheal trauma
Inflammatory disorders of the larynx
Head and neck cancer
Voice disorders
Airway obstruction in infants and children
The pharynx
Tracheostomy
Diseases of the salivary glands
Neck lumps
Multiple choice questions
Answers to multiple choice questions
Index
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