TextbookLecture Notes: Diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat, 11th Edition

by Ray Clarke
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TextbookLecture Notes: Diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat, 11th Edition
Ray Clarke
November 2013, ©2014, Wiley-BlackwellRead an Excerpt Chapter 01 (PDF)Index (PDF)Table of Contents (PDF)

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The new edition of Diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat Lecture Notes provides an updated and comprehensive overview of one of the fastest growing specialties in medicine.

New features include:
• A revamped layout and structure comprising four sections: The ear, hearing and balance, The nose and sinuses, The head and neck and ENT emergencies
• Additional content including facial plastic surgery, emergencies and maxillofacial trauma, and 50 brand new illustrations and images
• Treatment and management now highlighted for quick reference

The brand new companion website at www.lecturenoteseries.com/ENT features over 100 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), key revision points, and links to further online resources.

Diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat Lecture Notes is ideal for the busy medical student new to this area or as a useful review and revision aid later in their course.

Table of Contents

Preface, vii

How to use your textbook, viii

About the companion website, xii

Part 1 The ear, hearing and balance

1 The ear: applied basic science, 3

2 Clinical examination of the ear, 8

3 Testing the hearing, 10

4 Deafness, 18

5 Conditions of the pinna, 25

6 Conditions of the external auditory meatus, 31

7 Otitis media, 39

8 Acute otitis media, 41

9 Chronic otitis media, 45

10 Complications of middle-ear infection, 50

11 Otitis media with effusion, 56

12 Earache (otalgia), 61

13 Tinnitus, 63

14 Balance disorders, 65

15 Facial nerve paralysis, 71

Part 2 The nose and sinuses

16 Clinical examination of the nose and nasopharynx, 77

17 The nasal septum, 82

18 Acute nose and sinus infections, 87

19 Tumours of the nose, sinuses and nasopharynx, 93

20 Rhinitis and nasal polyps, 97

21 Facial plastic surgery, 105

Part 3 The head and neck

22 Adenoids, 113

23 The oropharynx and tonsils, 117

24 Snoring and obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (OSAS), 126

25 The larynx: applied basic science and examination, 130

26 Inflammatory disorders of the larynx, 136

27 Head and neck cancer, 141

28 Voice disorders, 148

29 The pharynx and upper oesophagus, 153

30 Tracheostomy, 158

31 Diseases of the salivary glands, 165

32 Neck lumps, 173

Part 4 ENT emergencies

33 Injuries of the ear and temporal bone, 183

34 Nasal emergencies, 187

35 Airway obstruction, 192

36 Airway obstruction in infants and children, 195

37 Pharyngeal and oesophageal ingested foreign bodies, 205

38 Neck trauma, 208

39 Maxillofacial trauma, 211

Index, 218

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ISBN: 9780470655016
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: Jan 12, 2013
Cover: paperback
Pages: 240
Weight: 0.340 kg
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