This new edition of the best-selling ABC of Otolaryngology offers an up-to-date overview of otolaryngology, and head and neck surgery (ENT). Now in its fifth edition, the ABC of Ear, Nose and Throat advises on how best to manage patients with the most common ENT-related problems.
Thoroughly revised and updated, this new edition includes extra chapters on facial pain, head and neck tumours, sleep apnoea and epistaxis, as well as recent advances in ENT evaluation and investigations (especially CT and MRI) and minimally invasive techniques.
New material on voice, breathing and swallowing disorders, hearing impairment and cochlear implants has been added, with new pictures, illustrations and algorithms throughout.
The ABC of Ear, Nose and Throat offers an essential introduction to this fundamental speciality for students, whilst providing a practical reference for GPs, GP registrars, junior doctors and nurses.
A practical guide to problems of the ear, nose and throat. This new edition of The ABC of Ear, Nose and Throat describes how to manage patients with such problems as deafness, dizziness, nosebleeds, and sore throats, and when to refer them to a specialist. This thoroughly revised edition has been updated to inlcude the advances in Ear, Nose and Throat investigations ( especially CT and MRI) and minimally invasive techniques such as endoscopy and the use of laser). It includes new chapters on: bull; bull;facial pain bull;head and neck tumours bull;sleep apnoea bull;epistaxis In addition, there is new material covering voice disorders, swallowing disroders, hearing impairment and cochlear implants. Each chapter shows management pathways for the specific topic it is covering. The ABC of Ear, Nose and Throat provides an introduction for students and a practical reference for nurses, junior doctors, GPs and GP registrars and is listed on the suggested reading for the new UK GP curriculum.
Paperback: 120 pages
Publisher: BMJ Books; 5 edition (July 10, 2007)