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Principles and Practice of Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology

2nd Edition

By Peter Evans, Paul Q. Montgomery, Patrick J. Gullane

Edited by Paul Q. Montgomery, Peter H. Rhys Evans, Patrick J. Gullane

CRC Press

658 pages

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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


About the Authors/Editors


Peter Rhys Evans

London, Not in U.S., United Kingdom

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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

Subject Categories

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