Rhinology and Allergy: Clinical Reference Guide

Plural Publishing
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Rhinology and Allergy: Clinical Reference Guide is a portable reference guide that fills the void of an easy-to-read, concise, but comprehensive book encompassing all aspects of rhinology and allergy. Each chapter follows a uniform outline to facilitate quick review of a topic, and the comprehensive nature of each chapter provides depth. This clinically relevant resource is organized into seven sections that are broken down into their most important and fundamental parts by chapter, including the History of Rhinology; Embryology, Anatomy, and Physiology; Evaluation and Diagnosis; Sinonasal Diseases; Surgical Management of Sinonasal Disease; Allergy; and Surgical Management of Skull Base Disorders.

As a review book, it is ideal for residents in training and those preparing for board and in-service training examinations as well as medical students looking for a "deeper dive" into the world of rhinology. However, it is also excellent for the practitioner who wants to get a succinct update on the latest, cutting-edge knowledge in rhinology, allergy, and endoscopic skull base surgery. The information is authored by a collection of "who's who" of modern rhinology.

Formatted like the bestselling "Pasha" (Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery) pocket guide, this text provides a condensed amount of high-yield information with a multidisciplinary approach to bring a broader range of insight into complex clinical challenges. 

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About the author

Brent A. Senior, MD, FACS, FARS is Nat and Sheila Harris Professor of Otolaryngology and Neurosurgery at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he also serves as vice chair of Clinical Affairs and chief of Rhinology, Allergy, and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery. Dr. Senior has lectured and instructed in nearly 120 national and international rhinology courses and authored 120 articles and chapters in the field. In 2005, he coedited the very successful text The Frontal Sinus, now in its second edition. Dr. Senior's passion for education has been honored with his receipt of the "Cottle Award" from the American Rhinologic Society, the highest award for education from that society. His humanitarian efforts garnered him a "Humanitarian of the Year" Award from the American Academy of Otolaryngology in 2005. He served as president of the American Rhiniologic Society in 2010. He currently serves as associate editor of the International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology, president of the Christian Society of Otolaryngology, and president-elect of the International Rhinologic Society, and he sits on the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery and the International Rhinologic Society.

Yvonne Chan, MD, FRCSC, MSc, HBSc, is an Assistant Professor and the Continuing Professional Development Director in the Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery at the University of Toronto. She is the division head of Otolaryngology at Trillium Health Partners. She is the vice chair of the Canadian Rhinology Working Group. At the Mississauga Academy of Medicine, she is the undergraduate medical lead for Otolaryngology. She finished her otolaryngology residency training at the University of Toronto and subsequently completed a rhinology fellowship at the Georgia Nasal and Sinus Institute. Dr. Chan obtained her medical degree and an MS degree in molecular biology also from the University of Toronto.

 

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Publisher
Plural Publishing
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Published on
Mar 1, 2018
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Pages
562
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ISBN
9781635502718
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Language
English
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Genres
Medical / Immunology
Medical / Otorhinolaryngology
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