Otology, Neurotology, and Skull Base Surgery

Clinical Reference Guide

Author: Theodore R. McRackan,Derald E. Brackmann

Publisher: Plural Publishing

ISBN: 1597568848

Category: Medical

Page: 624

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Otology, Neurotology, and Skull Base Surgery: Clinical Reference Guide is a comprehensive guide designed for rapid clinical review. Written in a concise and approachable outline format, this text provides a condensed amount of high-yield information. This clinically relevant resource is organized into 12 sections that are broken down into their most important and fundamental parts by chapter, with key topics such as anatomy and embryology, hearing loss, cochlear implantation, skull base tumors, vestibular disorders, and pediatric otology. Formatted like the bestselling "Pasha" (Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery) pocket guide, this text serves as both a study resource and a portable reference guide. Otology, Neurotology, and Skull Base Surgery can be used by otolaryngology residents on their neurotology rotations, neurotology fellows throughout their training, and otologists and neurotologists preparing for recertification. Audiologists and speech-language pathologists will also benefit from having a convenient reference guide to better understand their patients’ diagnoses.

Otology, Neurotology, and Lateral Skull Base Surgery

An Illustrated Handbook

Author: Oliver F. Adunka,Craig A. Buchman

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 3131496215

Category: Medical

Page: 468

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Otology, Neurotology, and Lateral Skull Base Surgery: An Illustrated Handbook combines the most relevant information on this complex subspecialty into a comprehensive, yet highly accessible resource.Chapters feature succinct explanatory text combined with clear, carefully formulated color plates to help readers quickly grasp the complex nature of the underlying basic principles, the various diagnostic tools, as well as disease-specific medical and surgical management. An extensive chapter provides dedicated coverage of contemporary surgical techniques for the ear and temporal bone, and of the special considerations relevant for neurotologic disorders. The book closes with a temporal bone dissection guide specifically designed for residents that illustrates the intricate anatomy of the temporal bone using high-quality cadaver images.Features Offers a straightforward overview of the anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology of the temporal bone and central auditory and vestibular pathways Reviews the entire subspecialty of otology, neurotology, and lateral skull base surgery and covers both medical and surgical concepts Includes over 830 full-color illustrations arranged on 158 color plates Provides a comprehensive dissection guide for use in the temporal bone lab This handbook is the ideal study tool and easy-to-use reference for otolaryngology residents, fellows in subspecialty training, and practicing otolaryngologists during clinical routine.

Atlas of Skull Base Surgery and Neurotology

Author: Robert K. Jackler

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 9781588906533

Category: Medical

Page: 268

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The second edition of Atlas of Skull Base Surgery and Neurotology presents an up-to-date reference for the latest techniques in the challenging area of skull base surgery. Greatly expanded in this edition is the book's broad coverage of technical maneuvers for the various surgical approaches. the atlas provides an overview of the fundamental concepts in surgical management with succinct descriptions of surgical anatomy, pathological anatomy of skull base problems, the use of endoscopes in skull base surgery, and vascular considerations.

Master Techniques in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

Otology, Neurotology, and Lateral Skull Base Surgery

Author: J. Thomas Roland, Jr.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1975113764

Category: Medical

Page: 478

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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. This sixth installment in the Master Techniques in Otolaryngologic Surgery series provides step-by-step instructions and descriptions of procedures that every otolaryngologist who performs otologic/neurotologic surgery should find very useful. All contributors are experts in their field, chosen for their extensive experience and expertise. Extensively illustrated, the book discusses hearing and tympanic membrane reconstruction, grafting, regeneration, approaches for tumor excisions, implanting techniques, nerve decompression, repair and rehabilitation, and other techniques.


Recent Advances in Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery

Author: Anil K Lalwani,Markus HF Pfister

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9351529401

Category: Medical

Page: 450

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Recent Advances in Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery, Volume 5 is the latest in the series, edited by Anil K Lalwani based at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, and Markus HF Pfister from the Kantonsspital Obswalden in Meggen, Switzerland. This comprehensive volume is divided into nineteen chapters, and includes important current topics such as precision medicine in otolaryngology, electronic cigarettes, and medical liability in otolaryngology. Updates include recent contemporary vestibular testing, recent advances in understanding pathogenesis of acquired cholesteatoma, and in hearing aid technology. With chapters contributed by leading experts in the field, this volume of Recent Advances in Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery is designed to keep training and practising otolaryngologists and researchers up to date with current developments in this field. Key Points Latest volume in Recent Advances in Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery series Previous volume published March 2015 (9789351525349) Covers current developments in the field of otorhinolaryngology International editorial team from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, and Kantonsspital Obwalden, Switzerland

Otologic Surgery

Author: Derald Brackmann

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323299776

Category: Ear

Page: 832

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Now in brilliant full color, Otologic Surgery, 4th Edition, by Drs. Derald Brackmann, Clough Shelton, and Moses A. Arriaga, offers comprehensive, step-by-step coverage of the full range of surgeries of the ear and skull base. Through crisp line drawings, high-quality photographs, and more than 50 procedural videos online, it provides detailed visual guidance that highlights the clinical expertise of dozens of the most respected specialists in the field. From cover to cover, you'll find the authoritative guidance you need to hone your surgical skills and ensure optimal outcomes for your patients. . Step-by-step coverage includes discussions of alternate approaches and controversial issues, as well as patient evaluation, patient selection, and patient counseling for every procedure. Detailed, color illustrations and photographs depict the full range otologic surgical techniques. New sections cover pediatric aspects of numerous procedures and considerations for revision surgeries. Meticulous updates throughout reflect the latest surgical procedures and practices, including changes in existing techniques. Your purchase entitles you to access the web site until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should access to the web site be discontinued.

Lateral Skull Base Surgery

The House Clinic Atlas

Author: Rick A. Friedman,William H. Slattery,Derald E. Brackmann

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 158890492X

Category: Medical

Page: 224

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Written by leading skull base surgeons from the renowned House Clinic in Los Angeles, California, Lateral Skull Base Surgery: The House Clinic Atlas is a much-needed reference that contains detailed descriptions of the techniques used in lateral skull base surgery. This atlas covers topics ranging from auditory brainstem implants to vestibular schwannoma, providing readers with a comprehensive overview of surgical procedures and techniques used to treat a variety of skull base diseases.Special Features: The accompanying DVD contains 8 surgical videos of the most common techniques presented in the book More than 180 high-quality illustrations depict step-by-step surgical procedures Every chapter is informed with the expertise of House Clinic skull base surgeons This atlas offers insights and expertise from some of the most respected surgeons in the world and is an essential resource for otolaryngologistshead and neck surgeons, neurosurgeons, and fellows preparing for and performing lateral skull base surgery as well as other physicians interested in this growing specialty.

Rhinology and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery

Author: Anand K. Devaiah,Bradley F. Marple

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 9382076077

Category: Medical

Page: 286

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Written and edited by experts and pioneers in the field, Rhinology and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery covers anatomic principles, applied physiology, medical principles, and surgical management of diseases affecting the paranasal sinuses and anterior skull base. Using evidence-based medicine and practical pathways, this text brings together the basic and clinical knowledge relevant to rhinology and endoscopic anterior skull base surgery. It is designed to be an accessible and essential text for residents and fellows as well as a key reference for practitioners. Key Features: Applied anatomy, embryology, and physiology of the paranasal sinuses and anterior skull base Cutting-edge technical information and surgical techniques for rhinology and endoscopic anterior skull base surgery Advanced concepts important to endoscopic skull base surgery, including the treatment of malignancies and extended endoscopic approaches Sections dedicated to comprehensive and multidisciplinary patient care, including open skull base surgery principles and radiation therapy strategies This textbook offers a wealth of valuable information that will enhance the practice of otolaryngologists, residents, and fellows as well as affiliated otolaryngology practitioners.

Neurotology

Author: Robert K. Jackler,Derald E. Brackmann

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 9780323018302

Category: Medical

Page: 1411

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"This represents the definitive textbook in the field of neurotology." (Doody's) This unique volume bridges the gap between medical neurology, neurosurgery, and otolaryngology. For this must-have reference, 121 leading experts synthesize the current body of knowledge in the rapidly growing field of neurotology, providing state-of-the-art guidelines for clinical diagnosis and management. The New Edition has been completely revised and updated to reflect all of the very latest developments in research and practice. Explores otologic manifestations of neurological disease. Describes the electrophysiological diagnosis of neurotologic disorders. Presents step-by-step guidance on surgical management, including procedures for treating tumors of the cerebellopontine angle and skull base. Presents hundreds of skillful medical illustrations that depict complex neurotologic concepts and procedures with great clarity. Delivers new chapters covering recent advances in areas such as molecular genetics, brain plasticity, neuroscience, microsurgery, and surgical navigation. Offers greatly enhanced coverage of MR Imaging, a modality that has enabled earlier and more accurate diagnosis of many otologic syndromes. Explores otologic manifestations of neurological disease. Describes the electrophysical diagnosis of neurotologic disorders. Presents step-by-step guidance on surgical management, including procedures for treating tumors of the cerebellopontine angle and skull base. Presents hundreds of skillful medical illustrations that depict complex neurotologic concepts and procedures with great clarity.

Otology and Neurotology

Author: Milind V. Kirtane,Christopher De Souza

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 9382076069

Category: Medical

Page: 520

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Otology and Neurotology provides guidance on the clinical and practical management of diseases of the ear and lateral skull base.It discusses the latest techniques and technologies that encompass the complex nature of the specialty.Topics important to the otologist and neurotologist, such as chronic ear disease, cochlear and brainstem implants, robotic surgery, and many others, are covered by experts in their fields. This book is an invaluable reference for residents, fellows, allied health professionals, comprehensive otolaryngologists, otologists, neurotologists, and skull base surgeons. Key Features: Applied anatomy and physiology of the ear and lateral skull base Evidence-based approach to diseases of the ear and lateral skull base Practical presentation of cutting-edge concepts in otology and neurotology The contributors to this volume are internationally recognized experts in otology, neurotology, and lateral skull base surgery.

Atlas of Microsurgery of the Lateral Skull Base

Author: Mario Sanna,Essam A. Saleh

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 3131619325

Category: Medical

Page: 408

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In this completely revised and enlarged new edition, Professor Sanna and his team provide systematic demonstrations of the major lateral skull base approaches, drawing from 20 years of experience of the eminent Gruppo Otologico located in Piacenza, Italy.Key features: Introductory chapters on the general principles, instrumentation, and special considerations that characterize this type of surgery Discussion of the radiology of skull base lesions as it relates to surgery, with particular emphasis on findings that can influence the choice of surgical approach, alter the course of surgery, or affect the prognosis Actual demonstrations of the anatomy seen during the different surgical approache -- standard anatomy textbooks fail to address this issue For each approach, step-by-step descriptions of the surgical technique and numerous clinical cases representing the most commonly encountered lesions so that the reader receives a comprehensive understanding of how to perform the approach and what to expect during surgery Pearls and Pitfalls at the end of most chapters gathered from the vast number of cases managed throughout the years by the authors and included to help others avoid mistakes Over 1300 superb and instructive illustrations consisting of photographs of live surgery and cadaver dissections, radiologic images, and drawings This essential text also covers other must-know, highly advanced topics, including: Combined approaches providing the necessary route to manage certain extensive skull base tumors that represent particular challenges Management strategies for different skull base lesions (e.g., surgical vs. nonsurgicalmanagement, the different factors that determine the choice of the surgical approach, cases that are managed conservatively or with radiosurgery) Management of the internal carotid artery in skull base surgery, including the new technique of using stents to facilitate tumor dissection from the internal carotid artery This outstanding surgical atlas is invaluable for any surgeon who seeks not only to master the different surgical approaches but also to grasp the real essence of skull base surgery.Dr. Sanna is part of The Grupppo Otologico, a world-renowned specialist center for the diagnosis and medical and surgical treatment of diseases of the ear, skull base, facial nerve, head and neck, and paranasal sinuses. More information is available on the group's website, www.gruppootologico.it/eng.


Manual of Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

and its Extended Applications

Author: Daniel Simmen,Nick S. Jones

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1588906795

Category: Medical

Page: 300

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By focusing on how to establish clear indications for surgery and how to improve surgical approaches in endoscopic paranasal sinus surgery, this practical operating manual appeals to the beginner as well as to the practicing surgeon. Techniques covered range from simple procedures to the most advanced applications, including tumor and trauma surgery, and procedures involving the anterior skull base.Based on their clinical and considerable teaching experience, the authors have chosen an approach that responds directly to patients concerns and which is set within a simple framework based on the questions of Who? When? Why? and How?:Who? offers guidelines on patient selection and dealing with patients' expectations,When? discusses optimizing the diagnosis and medical management as well as the timing of surgery,Why? evaluates realistic surgical goals with regard to patients' symptoms and their quality of life,How? describes surgical techniques step-by-step, explains terminology, discusses surgical modifications and alternatives, and offers guidelines for the management of complications.Nearly 1,000 illustrations of exceptional quality and a 3-hour DVD of surgical procedures and interviews with patients supplement the step-by-step instructions and practical tips in the text.

Handbook of Skull Base Surgery

Author: Antonio di Ieva,John Lee,Michael Cusimano

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1626230269

Category: Medical

Page: 1004

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Handbook of Skull Base Surgery is a state-of-the-art surgical guide that provides clinicians and surgeons with step-by-step instructions on how to perform microscopic and endoscopic procedures. Encompassing the entire skull base, this handbook is designed for busy residents and clinicians seeking to hone their surgical skills. It presents a multidisciplinary approach to the pathologies, diagnosis, and management of skull base lesions. Key Features: Bulleted format with step-by-step descriptions of procedures accompanied by high-quality illustrations of key points Succinct summaries of content enable readers to quickly obtain the information they need Includes coverage of relevant basic sciences, advanced imaging, and adjunctive treatments such as radiosurgery and chemotherapy Comprehensive yet conveniently compact, this book is a must-havereference for residents, clinicians, nurses and researchers caring for patients with skull base pathologies.

Sataloff's Comprehensive Textbook of Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery

Otology/Neurotology/Skull Base Surgery

Author: Robert T Sataloff,Anil K Lalwani

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9351524558

Category: Medical

Page: 750

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Sataloff's Comprehensive Textbook of Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery - Otology/Neurotology/Skull Base Surgery is part of a multi-volume textbook covering basic and clinical science across the entire field of otolaryngology. Volumes in the set include; rhinology, allergy and immunology; facial plastic and reconstructive surgery; laryngology; head and neck surgery; and paediatric otolaryngology. The full set is enhanced by over 5000 full colour images and illustrations, spanning nearly 6000 pages, complete with a comprehensive index on DVD. Edited by Robert T Sataloff from Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, this volume includes contributions from internationally recognised experts in otolaryngology, ensuring authoritative content throughout. Sataloff's Comprehensive Textbook of Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery – Otology/Neurotology/Skull Base Surgery is an indispensable, in-depth guide to the field for all otolaryngology practitioners. Key Points Textbook of otology/neurotology/skull base surgery, part of six-volume set covering the entire field of otolaryngology Volumes include rhinology, plastic surgery, laryngology, head and neck surgery, and paediatric otolaryngology Over 5000 full colour images and illustrations across six volumes Edited by Robert T Sataloff, with contributions from internationally recognised otolaryngology experts

Transnasal Endoscopic Skull Base and Brain Surgery

Tips and Pearls

Author: Aldo C. Stamm

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1604063939

Category: Medical

Page: 448

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Tips and pearls on the latest developments on endoscopic approaches to skull base and brain surgery from experts around the globeIdeal for both otolaryngologisthead and neck surgeons and neurosurgeons, Transnasal Endoscopic Skull Base and Brain Surgery: Tips and Pearls gathers together in one comprehensive volume invaluable advice from world-renowned authorities on state-of-the-art endoscopic technologies and techniques.Each succinct chapter begins with a summary of key takeaway points and features an easily accessible outline format. After uniquely detailed coverage of macroscopic and endoscopic anatomy, the expert authors discuss the most up-to-date surgical approaches integrated with key information on technologic advances, such as 3D reconstruction and navigation. Clearly labeled illustrations demonstrate each step of the various procedures. The book closes with practical guidance on postoperative care and guidelines for avoiding and managing the potential complications encountered in these complex surgeries.Features In-depth information on endoscopic surgical procedures for the paranasal sinuses, anterior skull base, and the craniocervical junction Easy-to-reference bullet-points in each chapter distill the renowned authors vast experience Step-by-step surgical descriptions cover the full spectrum of skull base pathology Stunningly detailed illustrations, including more than 500 in full-color, enhance the text throughout This landmark work will improve the accuracy and precision of every surgeon and fellow in otolaryngologyhead and neck surgery and neurosurgery who deals with this delicate anatomic region.

Microsurgery of Skull Base Paragangliomas

Author: Mario Sanna,Paolo Piazza,Seung-Ho Shin

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 3131470216

Category: Medical

Page: 716

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Representing the pinnacle of skull base surgery, paraganglioma management requires the advanced surgical skills and expertise that are presented by Dr. Mario Sanna and his team in this comprehensive reference. It incorporates extensive surgical and radiological data compiled over 20 years at the preeminent Gruppo Otologica Clinic in Piacenza, Italy, and features the exquisite intraoperative photographs and schematic diagrams that are a hallmark of the highly regarded Sanna texts. All head and neck and skull base surgeons will find their knowledge, technical proficiency, and ability to manage these challenging tumors vastly increased by this informative resource. Special Features Step-by-step descriptions of the full range of head and neck paraganglioma procedures, including the infratemporal fossa approach type A, the extreme lateral approach, and the transcervical approach, plus guidance on managing complex tympanojugular paragangliomas More than 1,800 clearly labeled, high-quality intraoperative photographs correlated to full-color schematic drawings for an in-depth understanding of techniques Detailed discussion of managing the internal carotid artery during procedures, including the neuroradiological use of stents Pathology-oriented structure that allows the reader to identify a lesion at a particular stage and then follow the critical thinking, assessment, pre-operative management, and intra-operative course taken by the surgeon Comprehensive sections on pathology, physiology, anatomy, epidemiology, and new genetic breakthroughs that lay the groundwork for the surgical chapters Tips, hints, and pitfalls at the end of each chapter that offer valuable insights for managing different clinical scenarios Demonstrating the complex decision-making process in many actual cases and offering practical advice for handling complications, this book puts the reader into the operating room with the surgeon. It is indispensable for all head and neck and skull base surgeons who manage paragangliomas and related pathologies, as well as for otolaryngologists, neurosurgeons, maxillofacial surgeons, radiologists, and interventional radiologists involved in assessing these intricate conditions.

Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery

From the Lab to the Operating Room: An Evidence-based Approach

Author: Christos Georgalas,Wytske J. Fokkens

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 3131644613

Category: Medical

Page: 952

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This major new reference offers the most complete and balanced coverage of modern rhinology and skull base surgery available today by integrating key advances in the basic sciences with modern clinical developments. From the role of genetics, allergy, and immunology in rhinologic disorders to new, evidence-based medical and surgical approaches, the book covers all aspects of this dynamic, multidisciplinary specialty. A DVD with nearly 80 videos complements the book. Special Features: Highlights basic science developments in anatomy, embryology, pathophysiology, immunology, genetics, and investigative rhinology Includes more than 900 full-color photographs and 120 drawings Structured on evidence-based medicine principles and based on current, evidence-based guidelines (including the EPOS 2012 and Endoscopic Skull Base Tumors consensus document) Shares the medical and surgical expertise of a truly international team of more than 100 clinicians and scientists from 17 countries A learning-focused textbook, with structured chapters, each one including tips and tricks, important notes, key points, summary, and self-assessment questions The only textbook tailored to the curriculum of the British Intercollegiate, FRCS(ORL-HNS), American Board of Otolaryngology, and European Academy exams A world-class clinical reference as well as a comprehensive textbook, Rhinology and Skull Base Surgery is unrivalled for its breadth of coverage, from basic science breakthroughs to the newest diagnostic tools to the most advanced endoscopic treatment techniques. A book that all practicing rhinologists, otolaryngologists, skull base surgeons as well as residents and fellows in otolaryngology will find indispensable for expanding their surgical and medical expertise as well as gaining a full understanding of the basic science framework of their multifaceted specialty.