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.
Key Features:Applied anatomy, embryology, and physiology of the paranasal sinuses and anterior skull baseCutting-edge technical information and surgical techniques for rhinology and endoscopic anterior skull base surgeryAdvanced concepts important to endoscopic skull base surgery, including the treatment of malignancies and extended endoscopic approachesSections 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.
Special Features:Highlights basic science developments in anatomy, embryology, pathophysiology, immunology, genetics, and investigative rhinologyIncludes more than 900 full-color photographs and 120 drawingsStructured 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 countriesA learning-focused textbook, with structured chapters, each one including tips and tricks,
important notes, key points, summary, and self-assessment questionsThe 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.