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Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

  • Easy and quick access through A-Z format

  • Comprehensive and all-encompassing coverage

  • Top editors for the 5 sections

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Table of contents (1740 entries)

  1. A

    1. Aesthetic Subunits of Nose

      • Mike C. Sheu, Jason D. Bloom, Minas Constantinides
      Pages 110-112
    2. Age-Related Hearing Loss

      Pages 112-112
    3. Ageusia

      • Shelley Segrest Taylor
      Pages 112-112
    4. AIDS

      Pages 112-112
    5. Airway Management

      Pages 112-112
    6. Alar Notching

      Pages 112-112
    7. Alar Retraction

      • Benjamin C. Paul, Jason D. Bloom, Minas Constantinides
      Pages 113-117
    8. Allergen

      Pages 117-117
    9. Allergic Antibody

      Pages 117-117
    10. Allergic Fungal Rhinosinusitis

      • Garima Agarwal, Martin J. Citardi, Samer Fakhri, Amber Luong
      Pages 117-124
    11. Allergic Rhinitis

      • Matthew W. Ryan, Edward G. Brooks
      Pages 124-131
    12. Allergic Rhinosinusitis

      Pages 131-131
    13. Allergic Sinusitis

      Pages 131-131
    14. Allergies

      Pages 131-131
    15. Allergy

      Pages 131-131
    16. Allergy Shots

      Pages 131-131

About this book

The encyclopedia of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery will be a comprehensive collection of works that will serve as a complete source of information for all otolaryngologists, including the ones in training and interested medical students or health care personnel.

This reference work will be multivolume, divided into 5 distinct sections, each section approximately 1000 pages long. Each volume will contain clearly defined and structured entries in an A-Z format, providing the reader with quick and easy access to the required information. The online version will be fully searchable and will turn this reference work into an invaluable information tool for experts and newcomers in the field.

 

Keywords

  • airway
  • head and neck cancer
  • rhinoplasty
  • sinusitis
  • tonsillectomy

Reviews

From the book reviews:

“This is the best comprehensive up-to-date volumes from A to Z regarding virtually every aspect of the diagnosis, genetics, and surgical/nonsurgical treatments of Otolaryngology. … ENT doctors, otorhinolaryngology workers, otologists, audiometricians will find this book worth the price for what is provided. It serves both as a reference and atlas for surgeons of the cranial skull base. I recommend it to all interested in the field.” (Joseph Grenier, Amazon.com, February, 2015)

Editors and Affiliations

  • Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA

    Stilianos E. Kountakis

About the editor

Stilianos E. Kountakis, MD, PhD, is Professor and Vice Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology and Director of Rhinology/Sinus Surgery at Georgia Health Sciences University. He obtained his MD from the University of Texas-Houston Medical School and later received his PhD from the University of Crete Medical School, Heraklion, Crete. Dr. Kountakis has served on the faculty at the University of Texas-Houston Medical School and the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, where he was the Director of Rhinology-Sinus Surgery. Dr. Kountakis has a number of research interests relating to different forms of sinusitis, on which he has published extensively. He serves on the editorial board or is a reviewer for several major journals in the field of otolaryngology. Dr. Kountakis has served on many committees of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and in 2002 received the Academy’s Service Honor Award. He has also served on the Board of Directors of the American Rhinologic Society. Among his many other professional activities, Dr. Kountakis is a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, the American College of Surgeons, and the American Rhinologic Society.

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

  • Editors: Stilianos E. Kountakis

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-23499-6

  • Publisher: Springer Berlin, Heidelberg

  • eBook Packages: Medicine, Reference Module Medicine

  • Copyright Information: Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-642-23498-9

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: LIV, 3082

  • Number of Illustrations: 558 b/w illustrations, 909 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Otorhinolaryngology, Pediatrics, Plastic Surgery

Buying options

eBook USD 2,300.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-642-23499-6
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Hardcover Book USD 2,499.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)