Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery: Clinical Reference Guide, Fifth Edition

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The now classic "Pasha" pocket guide -- Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery: Clinical Reference Guide -- returns for its fifth edition. This universally known guidebook concisely reviews rhinology, laryngology, otology, plastic surgery, general otolaryngology, and more. All chapters focus on key pathologies, diagnostic methods, and updated treatment recommendations. Spanning the breadth of the entire field, this "high-yield" book retains a "by residents, for residents" feel while also including expert content useful to accomplished physicians. Medical students, allied health professionals, and otolaryngologists alike will find the fifth edition a valuable resource.

The concise, outline format is useful for rapid reading during urgent clinical situations as well as a last-minute refresher before rounds. The guide has proven essential for board review and maintenance of certification exams as well as a quick source for primary care providers. The fifth edition of this bestselling reference features numerous improvements, including:

Updates of all chapters featuring the latest diagnostic and treatment informationA host of new contributing authorsCoediting by residents and fellows to ensure high-yield, relevant contentA brand-new radiology appendixMnemonics to aid memorizationUpdated cancer staging23 new and updated professional illustrations

 

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About the author

Raza Pasha, MD is a Board Certified Ear, Nose, and Throat-Head and Neck Surgeon with extensive training and research experience. He is a sole author of a highly rated comprehensive review book on his specialty. To receive certification from the American Board of Otolaryngology, Dr. Pasha completed an undergraduate degree, four years of medical school, and five years of specialty training. Dr. Pasha has been published in many medical journals and completed research in many institutions, including The Cleveland Clinic, Texas Medical Center, Detroit Medical Center, and Ohio State University. His has also published a review book on Ear, Nose, and Throat-Head and Neck Surgery. Dr. Pasha is a strong advocate for patient education. He believes that maximal therapeutic benefit occurs when patients understand their diagnoses and therapy.

Justin S. Golub, MD, MS, is an Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery in the Division of Otology/Neurotology/Skull Base Surgery at Columbia University Medical Center and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He completed a fellowship in neurotology at the University of Cincinnati and a residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at the University of Washington. He obtained his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine and a master's degree in biostatistics from the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health. He is the author of more than thirty-five peer-reviewed publications in otolaryngology and has coedited three books. Dr. Golub's research interests include the consequences of age-related hearing loss and endoscopic ear surgery.

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Publisher
Plural Publishing
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Published on
Aug 23, 2017
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Pages
762
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ISBN
9781944883409
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Language
English
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Genres
Medical / Otorhinolaryngology
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This content is DRM protected.
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Available on Android devices
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Eligible for Family Library

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Diseases of Ear, Nose and Throat is a popular textbook of ENT. The first edition of the book was published in 1992. Since then it has received wide acceptance from the readers and every attempt has been made to update the current edition in the light of the advances made by the speciality. The current sixth edition of the book marks 22nd year of its publication.

Target Market

This book is especially for MBBS students who have taken medicine as their career and also for students preparing for various entrance tests to postgraduate diploma, MD/MS degree courses or Diplomate National Board or other competitive examinations.

It also serves as a foundation course for postgraduate students who have joined the speciality to pursue MS examination before taking to larger treatises on the subject and a quick revision before exam.

New and Thoroughly Updated Chapters

Proptosis/Orbital Tumours

Thyroid Gland and Its Disorders

Surgery of Thyroid

Anatomy and Physiology of Paranasal Sinuses

Tumours of Nasopharynx

Congenital Lesions of Larynx and Stridor

Foreign Bodies of Air and Food Passages

Laser Surgery, Radiofrequency Surgery and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

HIV Infection/AIDS and ENT Manifestations

Salient Features

Simple language, concise but comprehensive coverage of the subject, and clear and straightforward writing style with explanatory diagrams, photographs and flowcharts.

Clinically oriented text and problem solving approach.

Mnemonics to recall and reproduce the subject for exam going students.

Nuggets for rapid review will help to solve many MCQs.

A free companion website which provides more information on the subject in the form of case studies, self-assessment exercises, video clips, images, and latest updates on the subject from time to time.

Covering the entire spectrum of otolaryngology, Cummings Review of Otolaryngology is your go-to resource for efficient and effective preparation for in-service exams, the ABO oral and written boards, and the recertification exam. Using a logical, systematic approach, this unique review by Drs. Harrison W. Lin, Daniel S. Roberts, and Jeffrey P. Harris covers the most essential clinical information – such as differential diagnosis, clinical algorithms, and treatment options – in an easy-to-remember list format, helping you quickly respond to questions in a clinical and testing situation, teach other residents and medical students, or assist in patient management.Promotes efficient, immediate recall of material through a uniquely organized format, encouraging a way of thinking that is central to success on oral boards, on clinical rotations, and in patient care.

Helps you answer questions such as: What questions do I need to ask in the history? What findings am I looking for on physical exam? What is the differential diagnosis? What are the critical findings on radiology and pathology studies? What are the treatment options? How do I perform this? and more, giving you a wealth of knowledge that can be accessed and used in any clinical or exam scenario.

Includes practical sections on how to achieve success on the oral exam, as well as the most important pathology and radiology slides for in-service and board examinations.

Features hard-to-find review coverage of sleep medicine, allergy, and dental/oral surgery.

Ideal for review

before clinical rounds with the attending surgeon, a complex surgical case, a mock oral board examination, or the American Board of Otolaryngology examinations.

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