Diseases of the Inner Ear

A Clinical, Radiologic and Pathologic Atlas

  • Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy
  • John Rutka

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy, John Rutka
    Pages 1-7
  3. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy, John Rutka
    Pages 9-17
  4. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy, John Rutka
    Pages 19-33
  5. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy, John Rutka
    Pages 35-39
  6. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy, John Rutka
    Pages 41-45
  7. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy, John Rutka
    Pages 47-52
  8. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy, John Rutka
    Pages 53-56
  9. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy, John Rutka
    Pages 57-59
  10. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy, John Rutka
    Pages 61-65
  11. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy, John Rutka
    Pages 67-70
  12. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy, John Rutka
    Pages 71-78
  13. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy, John Rutka
    Pages 79-84
  14. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy, John Rutka
    Pages 85-88
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 89-93

About this book

Introduction

It is by your own eyes and your ears and your own mind and (I may add) your own heart that you must observe and love Sir William Osler It has been just over 20 years that Hawke and Jahn’s seminal book entitled Diseases of the Ear: Clinical and Pathologic Aspects was published. The book was unique from other textbooks in otology at the time and concentrated its message according to two well-known proverbs in English literature namely “A picture is worth a th- sand words” and “Seeing is believing. ” Dr. Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy has taken these twin concepts, and in the process, has produced a very beautiful and a visually pleasing book. The pictures and acc- panying text allows the reader not only to see how different pathologies affect the inner ear but also to appreciate the clinical consequences that arise from our decisi- making processes. Far from dry, the inner ear and skull base comes to life when we see the dynamics of how disease involves this complex and integral part of the body. For the uninitiated, this book takes us on a tour of the feld that has evolved over the past decade into the formal discipline of neurotology/skull base medicine and surgery. It has quite rightly become a specialized branch of otolaryngology/neurosurgery where interdisciplinary collaboration has become the rule rather than the exception. Advances in imaging (including intraoperative stereotaxis), technology (i. e.

Keywords

Tumor bone ear hearing meningioma ménière's syndrome otosclerosis ototoxicity skull base temporal bone tumors trauma vertigo vestibular schwannoma

Editors and affiliations

  • Masoud Motasaddi Zarandy
    • 1
  • John Rutka
    • 2
  1. 1.Amiralam Hospital, Cochlear Implant Dept.Tehran University of Medical SciencesTehranIran
  2. 2.Dept. Otolaryngology-Head & Neck, Centre for Advanced Hearing &University of TorontoTorontoCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-05058-9
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-05057-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-05058-9
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