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Clinical Head and Neck Anatomy for Surgeons

1st Edition

Edited by Peter A. Brennan, Vishy Mahadevan, Barrie T. Evans

CRC Press

358 pages

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Clinical Head and Neck Anatomy for Surgeons provides a refreshing new approach to the surgical anatomy of one of the most complex regions of the human body, the head and neck region. While similar books exist, few are written by surgeons for surgeons, detailing and illustrating the relevant surgical anatomy that needs to be mastered before operatin

Table of Contents

The Scalp. Anatomy of the Ageing Face. External Nose. Internal Nose and Paranasal Sinuses. External Ear. Temporal Bone, Middle Ear and Mastoid. Parotid Gland. Submandibular Triangle. Oral Cavity. Alveolar Process. Anatomy of Cleft Lip and Palate. Orbital Skeleton. Orbital. Contents and Periorbita. Mandible. Maxilla and Zygoma. Infratemporal Fossa, Pterygopalatine Fossa and Muscles of Mastication. Temporomandibular Joint. Pharynx. Superior and Posterior Mediastinum. Tissue Spaces of the Head and Neck. Larynx, Trachea and Tracheobronchial Tree. Thyroid Gland. Parathyroid Glands. The Neck. Posterior Triangle and its Contents. Thoracic Outlet. Cervical Spine. Neuroanatomy for the Head and Neck Surgeon. Skull Base. Osteology of the Skull. Overview of the Cranial Nerves. Autonomic System in the Head and Neck.

About the Editors

Edited by

Peter A. Brennan, MD, FRCS, FRCSI, FDS, consultant maxillofacial surgeon and professor of surgery, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth, UK; 2016 president of the British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons; and chairman, Intercollegiate Committee for Basic Surgical Examinations (MRCS and DOHNS) for UK and Ireland.

Barrie T. Evans, FRCS (Eng & Edin), FDSRCS (Eng), FFDRCS (Ire), past president, British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and former consultant oral & maxillofacial surgeon, Southampton University Hospitals, UK

Vishy Mahadevan, MBBS, PhD, FRCS, Barbers' Company Professor of Anatomy, The Royal College of Surgeons of England, London, UK

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Anatomy
MEDICAL / Surgery / General
MEDICAL / Surgery / Oral & Maxillofacial