This new edition of ENT: An Introduction and Practical Guide provides an essential introduction to the clinical examination, treatment and surgical procedures within ENT. It encompasses the conditions most commonly encountered in the emergency setting, on the ward and in the outpatient clinic.With its highly practical approach and step-by-step guidance,this book will be invaluable for all surgical trainees studying for higher postgraduate examinations in ENT, as well as an essential guide for otorhinolaryngologists, primary care practitioners and specialist ENT nurses in the early years of training.
Table of Contents
Clinical anatomy. ENT examination. Common ENT pathology. Epistaxis. Audiology. Tonsillectomy. Adenoidectomy. Grommet insertion. Septoplasty.Septorhinoplasty. Turbinate surgery. Endoscopic sinus surgery. Nasal polypectomy. Tympanoplasty. Mastoidectomy. Stapedectomy. Bone-anchored hearing aid. Panendoscopy. Direct- and micro-laryngoscopy. Pharyngoscopy. Rigid oesophagoscopy. Examination of the postnasal space (PNS). Rigid bronchoscopy. Submandibular gland excision. Hemi- and total thyroidectomy. Superficial parotidectomy. Tracheostomy. Voice. Airway management. Radiology. Management of neck lumps. Vertigo and dizziness.
James R. Tysome MBBS,MA,PhD,FRCS(ORL-HNS)
Consultant ENT and Skull Base Surgeon
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Rahul G. Kanegaonkar FRCS(ORL-HNS)
Consultant ENT Surgeon
Medway NHS Foundation
Visiting Professor in Otorhinolaryngology
Canterbury Christ Church University