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Practical Rhinology

1st Edition

Edited by Nicholas Jones

CRC Press

208 pages

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Description

An ideal textbook for trainee and practising rhinologists and otolaryngologists, Practical Rhinology provides expert direction on all aspects of rhinology. This up-to-date text addresses the most pertinent aspects of contemporary rhinology and provides a distillation of the current advances in this superspecialty from several of the world's le

Table of Contents

Applied surgical anatomy of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses. Making sense of symptoms. Medical management of rhinosinusitis. Technical advances and the endoscopically assisted bimanual technique. Preoperative work-up and assessment. Complications of sinus surgery. Orbital and lacrimal surgery. Endonasal surgery of the anterior skull base. Pituitary and parasellar surgery. Endoscopic management of nasal tumours. Cerebrospinal fluid leaks. The frontal sinus. The posterior ethmoid cells and sphenoid sinus. Management of recalcitrant sinusitis, including allergic fungal sinusitis and Samter's triad. What is new in managing the maxillary sinus? Paediatric issues in sinus surgery. Sinus surgery and olfaction in chronic rhinosinusitis. Postoperative management. Helping patients. Case studies.

About the Editor

EDITOR: Nicholas Jones BDS MD FRCS FRCS (ORL), Special Professor, University of Nottingham, Queens Medical Centre, University Hospital, Nottingham, UK

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED085000
MEDICAL / Surgery / General