Cummings Otolaryngology

Cummings Otolaryngology : Head and Neck Surgery

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This masterwork is universally acknowledged as the most comprehensive, authoritative reference in the field of otolaryngology - head and neck surgery. Its volumes encompass the entire body of core knowledge as well as the most cutting-edge developments within every otolaryngologic subspecialty. A multitude of preeminent contributing experts ensure that the coverage is complete, up to date, and clinically relevant. This 4th edition features significant changes to the editorial team as well as sweeping updates to reflect all of the latest advances in basic science and clinical practice. What's more, it is now available not just as a 4-volume set, but also as a dynamic, continuously updated, fully searchable web site and as a breakthrough e-dition multivolume set/web access package.
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  • Hardback | 4928 pages
  • 308 x 418 x 168mm | 13,539.66g
  • Mosby
  • St Louis, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • Approx. 3200 illustrations
  • 0323019854
  • 9780323019859

Table of contents

VOLUME 1 Part 1: General Considerations in Head and Neck 1. History, Physical Examination, and the Preoperative Evaluation 2. Overview of Diagnostic Imaging of the Head and Neck 3. Biophysiology and Clinical Considerations in Radiotherapy 4. Chemotherapy for Head and Neck Cancer 5. Skin Flap Physiology and Wound Healing 6. Free Tissue Transfer 7. Laser Surgery: Basic Principles and Safety Considerations 8. General Considerations of Anesthesia and Management of the Difficult Airway 9. Allergy and Immunology of the Upper Airway 10. Head and Neck Manifestations of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection 11. Special Considerations in Managing Geriatric Patients 12. Genetics and Otolaryngology 13. Fundamentals of Molecular Biology and Gene Therapy 14. Molecular Biology of Head and Neck Cancer 15. Outcomes Research in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 16. Interpreting Medical Data 17. Pain Management in the Head and Neck Patient 18. Integrating Palliative and Curative Care Strategies in the Practice of Otolaryngology 19. Graphics and Digital Imaging for Otolaryngologists 20. Medical Informatics and Telemedicine Part 2: Face 21. Aesthetic Facial Analysis 22. Recognition and Treatment of Skin Lesions 23. Management of Head and Neck Melanoma 24. Scar Revision and Camouflage 25. Facial Trauma: Soft Tissue Lacerations and Burns 26. Maxillofacial Trauma 27. Reconstruction of Facial Defects 28. Hair Restoration: Medical and Surgical Techniques 29. Management of Aging Skin 30. Rhytidectomy 31. Management of the Aging Brow and Forehead 32. Management of the Aging Periorbital Area 33. Suction-assisted Lipocontouring 34. Mentoplasty and Facial Implants 35. Rehabilitation of Facial Paralysis 36. Otoplasty VOLUME 2 Part 3: Nose 37. Physiology of Olfaction 38. Evaluation of Nasal Breathing Function with Objective Airway Testing 39. Manifestations of Systemic Diseases of the Nose 40. Epistaxis 41. Nasal Fractures 42. Allergic Rhinitis 43. Non-allergic Rhinitis 44. The Nasal Septum 45. Rhinoplasty 46. Special Rhinoplasty Techniques 47. Revision Rhinoplasty 48. Reconstructive Rhinoplasty Part 4: Paranasal Sinuses 49. Radiology of the Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Sinuses 50. Infectious Causes of Rhinosinusitis 51. Neoplasms 52. Medical Management of Nasosinus Infectious and Inflammatory Disease 53. Primary Sinus Surgery 54. Revision Endoscopic Sinus Surgery 55. Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea Part 5: Salivary Glands 56. Physiology of the Salivary Glands 57. Diagnostic Imaging of Salivary Glands 58. Inflammatory Disorders of the Salivary Glands 59. Trauma of the Salivary Glands 60. Benign Neoplasms of the Salivary Glands 61. Malignant Neoplasms of the Salivary Glands Part 6: Oral Cavity/ Pharynx/Esophagus 62. Oral Physiology 63. Mechanisms of Normal and Abnormal Swallowing 64. Oral Mucosal Lesions 65. Oral Manifestations of Systemic Diseases 66. Odontogenesis and Odontogenic Cysts and Tumors 67. Odontogenic Infections 68. Temporomandibular Joint Disorders 69. Benign Tumors and Tumor-like Lesions of the Oral Cavity 70. Malignant Neoplasms of the Oral Cavity 71. Reconstruction of the Mandible and Maxilla 72. Maxillofacial Prosthetics: Management of Acquired Head and Neck Defects and the Radiation Oncology Patient 73. Benign and Malignant Tumors of the Nasopharynx 74. Pharyngitis in Adults 75. Sleep Apnea and Sleep-disordered Breathing 76. Malignant Neoplasms of the Oropharynx 77. Reconstruction of the Oropharynx 78. Diagnostic Imaging of the Pharynx and Esophagus 79. Endoscopy of the Pharynx and Esophagus 80. The Esophagus 81. Zenker's Diverticulum 82. Neoplasms of the Hypopharynx and Cervical Esophagus 83. Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy of Squamous Cell Carcinomas of the Hypopharynx and Esophagus 84. Reconstruction of the Hypopharynx and Esophagus Part 7: Larynx/Trachea/Bronchus 85. A. Laryngeal and Pharyngeal Function 85. B. Evaluation and Management of Hyperfunctional Disorders 86. Visual documentation of Larynx 87. Voice Analysis 88. Diagnostic Imaging of the Larynx 89. Neurologic Evaluation of the Larynx and Pharynx 90. Laryngeal and Tracheal Manifestations of Systemic Disease 91. Chronic Aspiration 92. Laryngeal and Esophageal Trauma 93. Surgical Management of Upper Airway Stenosis 94. The Professional Voice 95. Benign Vocal Fold Mucosal Disorders 96. Medialization Thyroplasty 97. Arytenoid Adduction 98. Laryngeal Reinnervation 99. Malignant Tumors of the Larynx 100. Management of Early Glottic Cancer 101. Transoral Laser Microresection of Advanced Laryngeal Tumors 102. Conservation Laryngeal Surgery 103. Total Laryngectomy and Laryngopharyngectomy 104. Radiation Therapy for the Larynx and Hypopharynx 105. Vocal Rehabilitation Following Laryngectomy 106. Management of the Impaired Airway in the Adult 107. Tracheobronchial Endoscopy 108. Diagnosis and Management of Tracheal Neoplasms 109. Upper Airway Manifestations of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease VOLUME 3 Part 8: Neck 110. Deep Neck Infection 111. Blunt and Penetrating Trauma to the Neck 112. Differential Diagnosis of Neck Masses 113. Primary Neoplasms of the Neck 114. Lymphomas presenting in the Head and Neck 115. Radiation Therapy and Management of the Cervical Lymph Nodes 116. Neck Dissection 117. Surgical Complications of the Neck Part 9: Thyroid/Parathyroid 118. Disorders of the Thyroid Gland 119. Management of Thyroid Neoplasms 120. Surgical Management of Parathyroid Disorders 121. Management of Thyroid Eye Disease (Graves' Ophthalmology) Part 10: General 122. Anatomy of the Skull Base, Temporal Bone, External Ear, and Middle Ear 123. Neural Plasticity in Otology 124. Tinnitus and Hyperacusis 125. Management of Temporal Bone Trauma 126. Otologic Symptoms and Syndromes 127. Otologic Manifestations of Systemic Disease 128. Noise-induced Hearing Loss 129. Autoimmune Inner-Ear Disease 130. Vestibular and Auditory Ototoxicity 131. Pharmacologic Treatment of the Cochelea and Labyrinth Part 11: Infectious Processes 132. Infections of the External Ear 133. Chronic Otitis Media, Mastoiditis, and Petrositis 134. Complications of Temporal Bone Infections 135. Infections of the Labyrinth 136. Tympanoplasty and Ossiculoplasty 137. Mastoidectomy Part 12: Vestibular System 138. Anatomy of Vestibular End-organs and Neural Pathways 139. Principles of Applied Vestibular Physiology 140. Evaluation of the Patient with Dizziness 141. Imbalance and Falls in the Elderly 142. Meniere's Disease and Other Peripheral Vestibular Disorders 143. Central Vestibular Disorders 144. Surgery for Vestibular Disorders 145. Vestibular and Balance Rehabilitation Therapy: Program Essentials Part 13: Facial Nerve 146. Tests of the Facial Nerve Function 147. Clinical Disorders of the Facial Nerve 148. Intratemporal Facial Nerve Surgery VOLUME 4 Part 14: Auditory System 149. Cochlear Anatomy and Central Auditory Pathways 150. Molecular Basis of Auditory Pathology 151. Electrophysiologic Assessment of Hearing 152. Diagnostic and Rehabilitative Audiology 153. Auditory Neuropathy 154. Evaluation and Surgical Treatment of Conductive Hearing Loss 155. Sensorineural Hearing Loss: Evaluation and Management in Adults 156. Otosclerosis 157. Surgically-implantable Hearing Aids Part 15: Cochlear Implants 158. Patient Evaluation and Device Selection for Cochlear Implantation 159. Medical and Surgical Considerations in Cochlear Implants 160. Cochlear Implants: Results, Outcomes, and Rehabilitation Part 16: Skull Base 161. Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology 162. Temporal Bone Neoplasms and Lateral Cranial Base Surgery 163. Extra-axial Neoplasms Involving the Anterior and Middle Cranial Fossa 164. Surgery of the Anterior and Middle Cranial Base 165. Extra-axial Neoplasms of the Posterior Fossa 166. The Multichannel Auditory Brainstem Implant 167. Transnasal Endoscopic-assisted Surgery of the Skull Base 168. Intraoperative Monitoring of Cranial Nerves in Neurotologic Surgery 169. Radiation Therapy of the Crainal (Skull) Base Part 17: Pediatric Otolaryngology 170. General Considerations 171. Developmental Anatomy 172. Anesthesia 173. Characteristics of Normal and Abnormal Postnatal Craniofacial Growth and Development 174. Hemangiomas and Vascular Malformations of the Head and Neck 175. Craniofacial Surgery for Congenital and Acquired Deformities 176. Cleft Lip and Palate 177. Velopharyngeal Dysfunction 178. Congenital Malformations of the Nose 179. Pediatric Chronic Sinusitis 180. Salivary Gland Diseases 181. Pharyngitis and Adenotonsillar Disease 182. Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children 183. Pediatric Head and Neck Malignancies 184. Differential Diagnosis of Neck Masses 185. Congenital Disorders of the Larynx 186. Managing the Stridulous Child 187. Glottic and Subglottic Stenosis 188. Gastroesophageal Reflux and Laryngeal Disease 189. Aspiration and Swallowing Disorders 190. Voice Disorders 191. Congenital Disorders of the Trachea 192. Tracheal Stenosis 193. Caustic Ingestion 194. Foreign Bodies of the Airway and Esophagus 195. Infections of the Airway 196. Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis 197. Early Detection and Diagnosis of Infant Hearing Impairment 198. Congenital Malformations of the Inner Ear 199. Reconstruction Surgery of the Ear: 199. A. Microtia Reconstruction 199. B. Auditory Canal and Tympanuum 200. Acute Otitis Media and Otitis Media with Effusion 201. Genetic Sensorineural Hearing Loss 202. Pediatric Facial Fractures
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"An outstanding reference aid for both practice and education...This multivolume textbook is the most complete and comprehensive reference source in our specialty and represents a gold standard that no other text in the field approaches...Will provide the volumes of information that are required to succeed in the practice of otolaryngology."-JAMA, review of the previous edition
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