Written by leading American practitioners, the Oxford American Handbooks of Medicine each offer a pocket-sized overview of an entire specialty, featuring instant access to guidance on the conditions that are most likely to be encountered. Precise and prescriptive, the handbooks offer up-to-date advice on examination, investigations, common procedures, and in-patient care. These books will be invaluable resources for residents and students, as well as a useful reference for practitioners. Part of the most popular medical handbook series in the world, the Oxford American Handbook of Otolaryngology is a dependable manual geared for ultra-quick reference any time. It is comprehensive enough to serve as a mini-text, yet it is thin and light and uses concise, bulleted text, quick reference tabs, four-color presentation, and bookmark ribbons to help provide fast answers on the ward. Written by an acclaimed team of authors, this Handbook presents information in a succinct, comprehensive, and affordable volume in the proven format of the Oxford Handbook Series.
Table of Contents
1. Overview; 2. The ENT Examination; 3. Common Methods of Presentation; 4. Investigations in ENT; 5. The Mouth, Tonsils, and Adenoids; 6. The Nose and Sinuses; 7. The Salivary Glands; 8. The Larynx; 9. The Esophagus; 10. The Neck; 11. The Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands; 12. The External Ear; 13. The Middle Ear; 14. The Inner Ear; 15. The Skull Base; 16. Facial Plastic Surgery and Reconstruction; 17. Common Operations; 18. Ward Care; 19. Practical Procedures; 20. ENT Emergencies; 21. Glossary of ENT Terms and Eponyms