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Rhinosinusitis

A Guide for Diagnosis and Management

  • Erica Thaler
  • David W. Kennedy

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-10
  2. Walleed Abuzaid, Erica R. Thaler
    Pages 1-15
  3. Jean Anderson Eloy, Satish Govindaraj
    Pages 1-12
  4. Karen A. Kölln, Brent A. Senior
    Pages 1-11
  5. Rodney J. Schlosser, Richard J. Harvey
    Pages 1-24
  6. Richard R. Orlandi
    Pages 1-10
  7. Rakesh K. Chandra
    Pages 1-17
  8. David W. Kennedy
    Pages 1-14
  9. John H. Krouse
    Pages 1-25
  10. Marcelo B. Antunes, Edwin Tamashiro, Noam A. Cohen
    Pages 1-11
  11. Christine Reger, Christina F. Herrera, Megan Abbott, Alexander G. Chiu
    Pages 1-21
  12. Roxanne S. Leung, Rohit K. Katial, Todd T. Kingdom
    Pages 1-17
  13. Lisa Elden, Lawrence W.C. Tom
    Pages 1-18
  14. Kevin C. Welch, James N. Palmer
    Pages 1-16
  15. Benjamin S. Bleier, Erica R. Thaler
    Pages 1-11
  16. Back Matter
    Pages 1-15

About this book

Introduction

Rhinosinusitis is one of the most common health care complaints, with many millions of cases managed annually by a variety of practitioners, from family care physicians and pediatricians to allergists, pulmonologists, and otolaryngologists. Rhinosinusitis: A Guide for Diagnosis and Management provides a comprehensive, practical guide to treating this widespread condition. Medical, surgical, and pharmacological management of both acute and chronic forms are discussed by experts with a wealth of clinical experience. Pediatric considerations and the role of allergies, asthma, and systemic diseases such as cystic fibrosis are discussed. A special chapter is devoted to alternative medicine in recognition of its increasing role in health care management. Diagnostic imaging techniques such as MRI and CT are discussed in detail. Finally, adjunctive surgical therapies are reviewed. Written for both primary care physicians and specialists, this guide will serve as an invaluable quick reference for this common ailment.

Keywords

Asthma Atmen allergy chronic rhinosinusitis endoscopic sinus surgery otolaryngology rhinosinusitis rhinosinusitis management sinusitis

Editors and affiliations

  • Erica Thaler
    • 1
  • David W. Kennedy
    • 2
  1. 1.PhiladelphiaU.S.A.
  2. 2.Health SystemUniversity of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaU.S.A.

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-73062-2
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-73061-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-73062-2
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