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Oxford handbook of ENT and head and neck surgery /
Rogan Corbridge, Nicholas Steventon.
edition
2nd ed.
imprint
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
description
xiv, 402 p. : ill.
ISBN
9780199550791 (alk. paper)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
isbn
9780199550791 (alk. paper)
contents note
Overview -- the ENT examination -- Common methods of presentation --Investigations in ENT -- The external ear -- The middle ear -- The inner ear -- Skull base -- The nose and sinuses -- The mouth, tonsils, and adenoids -- The salivary glands -- The larynx -- The oesophagus -- The neck -- The thyroid -- Sleep disordered breathing -- Paediatric ENT problems -- Common operations -- Ward care -- Allied health professionals -- Common drugs used in ENT -- ENT manifestations of AIDS -- Practical procedures -- ENT emergencies.
general note
Includes index.
catalogue key
8563991
A Look Inside
Reviews
Review Quotes
...a concise, clinically relevant overview of the speciality that would serve any ear, nose and throat junior well, particularly in the run up to examinations. Perhaps this book could be thought of more as a timely replacement to that other seminal text, the revision favourite Key Topics.
This handy volume, also for the individual plastic and reconstructive surgeon, is a very practical, didactic, and comprehensive guide.
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Doody's Reviews, October 2010
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Summaries
Main Description
This second edition of a best-selling Oxford Handbook provides a comprehensive guide to the practice of ENT and head and neck surgery in a concise, practical, and easily accessible format. For use on the ward or for revision purposes, this new edition is organised anatomically and each sectionprovides a summary of the essential approach to a specific presenting complaint. Quick access chapters are included detailing emergency conditions and their acute management. This new edition includes expanded sections on anatomy, paediatrics, drugs, practical and surgical procedures, andemergencies. There are new chapters covering ENT manifestations in HIV/AIDS and sleep disorders. Still the only pocket-sized reference of ENT available, this handbook is unique in offering diagnostic flowcharts which guide readers based on specific sets of symptoms. Patient-centred and practical,this book represents a more accurate experience for those typically faced with ENT and head and neck surgery in clinical practice.
Main Description
This second edition of a best-selling Oxford Handbook provides a comprehensive guide to the practice of ENT and head and neck surgery in a concise, practical, and easily accessible format. For use on the ward or for revision purposes, this new edition is organized anatomically and each section provides a summary of the essential approach to a specific presenting complaint. Quick access chapters are included detailing emergency conditions and their acute management. This new edition includes expanded sections on anatomy, pediatrics, drugs, practical and surgical procedures, and emergencies. There are new chapters covering ENT manifestations HIV/AIDS and sleep disorders. Still the only pocket-sized reference of ENT available, this handbook is unique in offering diagnostic flowcharts which guide readers based on specific sets of symptoms. Patient-centered and practical, this book represents a more accurate experience for those typically faced with ENT and neck surgery in clinical practice.
Bowker Data Service Summary
This handbook provides a comprehensive guide to the practice of ENT and head and neck surgery in a form that is concise and practical for use on the ward or for revision purposes.
Long Description
This second edition of a best-selling Oxford Medical Handbook provides a comprehensive guide to the practice of ENT and head and neck surgery in a concise, practical, and easily accessible format. For use on the ward or for revision purposes, this new edition is organised anatomically and each section provides a summary of the essential approach to a specific presenting complaint. Quick access chapters are included detailing emergency conditions and their acutemanagement. This new edition includes expanded sections on anatomy, paediatrics, drugs, practical and surgical procedures, and emergencies. There are new chapters covering ENT manifestations in HIV/AIDS and sleep disorders. Still the only pocket-sized reference of ENT available, this handbook is uniquein offering diagnostic flowcharts which guide readers based on specific sets of symptoms. Patient-centred and practical, this book represents a more accurate experience for those typically faced with ENT and head and neck surgery in clinical practice.

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