2nd Edition

Principles and Practice of Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology

ISBN 9780415444125
Published July 9, 2009 by CRC Press
672 Pages

USD $525.00

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Book Description

This second edition of an award winning title has been thoroughly updated by a team of world leading head and neck surgeons, oncologists and allied healthcare professionals. Principles and Practice of Head & Neck Surgery and Oncology, 2nd edition is a comprehensive evidence-based account of the current scientific knowledge about head and neck tumors and their management. This book, with over 570 colour images, will provide a valuable source of knowledge and reference for all established specialists and trainees entrusted with the care of patients with head and neck tumors.

Table of Contents

Section I – Basic Principles of Management
Head and Neck Malignancy: An Overview
Alistair Balfour, Peter H Rhys Evans, and Snehal G Patel
Molecular Biology
Emma Barker, Fei-Fei Liu, Suzanne Kamel-Reid, and Jonathan C Irish
Imaging of Head and Neck Tumors
Axel V Martin, Bhuey Sharma, Dominic Blunt, and Gitta Madani
Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancer, Kevin J Harrington, Christopher M Nutting, Kate Newbold. and Shreerang A Bhide
Chemotherapy for Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck, Jill Gilbert and Arlene A Forastiere
Anaesthesia for Head and Neck Cancer, Colm Irving
Nursing Care of Head and Neck Cancer Patients, Nicola Tinne, Catherine South, Kevin Russell, Pauline Doran-Williams, Annabel Hooper, and Frances Rhys Evans Nutritional Support of Head and Neck Cancer Patients, Clare Shaw
Dental Management of the Head and Neck Patient, Robert E Wood
Palliation of Advanced Head and Neck Cancer, John E Williams and Karen E Broadley

Section II – Tumor Site and Specific Tumors
Tumors of the Oral Cavity, Ian Ganly, Tihana Ibrahimpasic, Snehal G Patel, and Jatin P Shah
Tumors of the Oropharynx, Raghav C Dwivedi, Peter H Rhys Evans, and Snehal G Patel
Tumors of the Hypopharynx, David P Goldstein, J John Kim, Patrick J Gullane and Paul Q Montgomery
Tumors of the Larynx, Patrick Sheahan, Ian Ganly, Peter H Rhys Evans and Snehal G Patel
Management of the Neck, Ian Ganly, Hin Ngan Tay, Snehal G Patel, Ashok Shaha and Jatin P Shah
Tumors of the Upper Jaw and Anterior Skull Base, Valerie J Lund
Juvenile Angiofibroma, Ian Witterick and Patrick J Gullane
Tumors of the Nasopharynx, Christopher M Nutting, Christopher C Cottrill, and William I Wei
Tumors of the Parapharyngeal Space, Rajan S Patel, Patrick J Gullane, and Christine B Novak
Salivary Gland Neoplasms, Robert L Ferris, Jeffrey D Spiro, and Ronald H Spiro
Management of Tumors of the Temporal Bone, David A Moffat
Management of Thyroid Cancer, Ian Ganly, Nishant Agrawal, Robert M Tuttle, Snehal G Patel, and Jatin P Shah
Tumors of the Parathyroid Glands, Bill Fleming, John Lynn, Peter H Rhys Evans, and Andrew C H See
Sarcomas of the Head and Neck, Brian O’Sullivan and Patrick J Gullane
Non-melanoma Skin Cancer, Rajan S Patel, Danny J Enepekides, Jamil Asaria, and Patrick J Gullane
Cutaneous Melanoma of the Head and Neck, Kerwin Shannon and Christopher J O’Brien

Section III – Complications, Reconstruction, Rehabilitation and Future Developments
Complications in Head and Neck Cancer Surgery, Emma Barker, Aongus Curran, Patrick J Gullane, and Jonathan C Irish
Principles of Head and Neck Reconstruction, Nitin A Pagedar and Ralph W Gilbert
Reconstruction of the Oral Cavity and Oropharynx, Rajan S Patel, Patrick J Gullane, Christine B Novak, and Peter C Neligan
Reconstruction of the Ear, David T Gault
Principles of Nasal Reconstruction, Caroline E Payne and Stefan OP Hofer
Functional Voice Restoration after Total Laryngectomy, Jan S Lewin, Peter H Rhys Evans, and Eric D Blom
Future Developments in Head and Neck Cancer Therapy, Gideon Bachar, Patrick J Gullane, and Jonathan C Irish

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Paul Q Montgomery BSc MB ChB FRCS(Gen. Surg.) FRCS(ORL)
Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat – Head & Neck/Thyroid Surgeon
Anglia East Head & Neck Cancer Centre
Norfolk & Norwich University Teaching Hospital
Honary Reaserach Fellow, The School of Biological Sciences
University of East Anglia. United Kingdom

Peter H Rhys Evans FRCS FACS DDC(Paris)
Consultant Otolaryngologist/Head & Neck Surgeon
Honorary Senior Lecturer, Institute of Cancer Research
Royal Marsden Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Patrick J Gullane MB FRCSC FACS FRACS (Hon)
Otolaryngologist-in-Chief, University Health Network
Wharton Chair Head and Neck Surgery
Professor and Chair, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada. Past president of the American Head & Neck Society and North American Skull Base Society - 2004/5

With a Foreword by Christopher J O’Brien AM MS MD FRCS FRACS
Former Director, Sydney Cancer Centre
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and University of Sydney
Sydney, Australia