Sinonasal Complications of Dental Disease and Treatment

Author: Giovanni Felisati
Publisher: Thieme
ISBN: 9783131997111
Release Date: 2015-12-16
Genre: Medical

Filling a gap in the literature, this unique and innovative reference is a comprehensive guide to the management of sinonasal complications of dental disease and treatment. It bridges the fields of otorhinolaryngology and oral surgery, providing multidisciplinary and precise discussion of the etiology, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of sinonasal complications. The text considers complications following inadequately treated dental infection, improper endodontic treatments, implant placement, and maxillary sinus grafting prior to or in association with oral implant placement. Readers will find complete coverage of both medical and surgical protocols to prevent and treat sinonasal complications, with practical guidance for the diagnostic and therapeutic dilemmas posed by these often clinically complex cases. Special Features: Insights from otorhinolaryngologists, craniomaxillofacial surgeons, oral surgeons, and dentists allow for the effective treatment of a broad range of complications, from fungus balls and oro-antral fistulae to peri-implant osteitis with sinusitis and failed maxillary sinus augmentation procedures Chapter on anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology of the paranasal sinuses presents relevant background information Thorough description of surgical procedures, including functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) and intraoral approaches, used separately or in combination More than 300 high-quality images, including radiological images, color line illustrations, and photographs, support and enhance the text Flow charts, tables, and key points throughout the book offer quick access to crucial details Case reports and online surgical videos aid in the application of concepts to everyday practice Sinonasal Complications of Dental Disease and Treatment: Prevention–Diagnosis–Management is an indispensable resource for otorhinolaryngologists, oral surgeons, craniomaxillofacial surgeons, and dentists who encounter patients with sinonasal complications resulting from dental pathologies or treatments. It contains the up-to-date and accurate information that surgeons need to have before dealing with these frequently occurring complications.

Diseases of the Sinuses

Author: M. Eric Gershwin
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9781461202257
Release Date: 2012-12-06
Genre: Medical

The comprehensive nature of this text will appeal To many physicians, the study of sinus disease to a wide range of physicians including generalists, reflects a discipline only slightly less interesting otolaryngologists, and allergists. Family physi than a Johnson and Johnson gauze pad, a pursuit cians, internists, pediatricians, and allergists will followed by dilettanti and eccentric professors. To each profit from having a single source that pro others, it represents a subsection of an undefined vides an in-depth review of topics pertaining to discipline that crosses barriers of internal medi sinus diseases. The otolaryngologist will benefit cine, pediatrics, allergy, chest disease, and oto from having a single text that provides a detailed laryngology. To patients, sinus problems are discussion of the many ancillary medical problems synonymous with headaches and a chronic source of morbidity. Yet few physicians have been pre that influence sinus function and, therefore, surgi cal outcome. We hope that all readers will enjoy the pared, until recently, to do much more than pre international choice of authors whose topics have scribe antibiotics, intranasal steroids, antihistamines, been purposely allowed to overlap in an effort to and commiserate for the misery involved. Fortu provide the broadest possible scope of informa nately, this picture shows significant signs of tion. We expect Diseases of the Sinuses to serve as impending remission. The disciplines of clinical immunology, allergy, and otolaryngology have the foundation of an ever-stronger ongoing effort to combat sinus disease.

Imaging in Treatment Planning for Sinonasal Diseases

Author: Roberto Maroldi
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783540266310
Release Date: 2006-03-30
Genre: Medical

- Adopts an original approach in discussing the rationale underlying the treatment strategy and identifying the imaging findings critical to the decision-making process - Considers all important sinonasal diseases - Serves as an invaluable guide to the selection of imaging techniques- Pays special attention to selection of an endonasal or an external approach in surgical candidates - Based on 15 years' experience in integrating clinical and radiological information

Diagnostic Imaging Head and Neck E Book

Author: Bernadette L. Koch
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323443142
Release Date: 2016-11-22
Genre: Medical

Nearly 400 diagnoses that are delineated, referenced, and lavishly illustrated highlight the third edition of this bestselling reference. Dr. H. Ric Harnsberger and his expert author team of Drs. Pat Hudgins, Bernadette L. Koch, and Bronwyn Hamilton provide carefully updated information in a concise, bulleted format, keeping you current with recent advances in head and neck radiology. Succinct text, outstanding illustrations, and up-to-date content make this title a must-have reference for both radiologists and otolaryngologists who need a single, go-to guide in this fast-changing area. Concise, bulleted text provides efficient information on nearly 400 diagnoses that are clearly illustrated with over 2800 superb images Designed for quick and easy clinical reference at the point of care, with logically organized sections, comprehensive lists of differential diagnosis, consistent presentation of information, and relevant, newly revised images throughout. Meticulously updated throughout, with new diagnoses, sequential imaging examples, and high-resolution 3T MR and 0.6-mm CT scans that provide the most current information in the field New chapters on temporal bone and skull base tumors, as well as updated primary tumor staging (T) and nearby lymph node staging (N), keep you up-to-date

Clinical Veterinary Advisor E Book

Author: David Wilson
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781437714494
Release Date: 2010-11-28
Genre: Medical

No other equine quick reference comes close to providing this much accurate, timely, and clinically useful diagnostic and therapeutic information. Clinical Veterinary Advisor: The Horse is six books in one -- Diseases and Disorders, Procedures and Techniques, Differential Diagnosis, Laboratory Tests, Clinical Algorithms, and a Drug Formulary. Plus, a companion website gives you convenient, searchable access to the full text and other useful tools. Covering hundreds of current topics in a concise at-a-glance format, this authoritative resource from David A. Wilson, DVM and a group of respected contributors is a must-have guide for the busy equine or mixed-practice practitioner. A consistent, easy-reference format allows for quick retrieval of practical, clinical information. A wealth of high-quality illustrations clearly demonstrates key concepts and procedures. Concise, at-a-glance format offers six books in one with these sections: Diseases and Disorders provides at-a-glance coverage of nearly 500 common medical problems, arranged alphabetically for immediate access. Each entry presents the topic in the sequence it follows clinically, including: history and physical exam findings, diagnostic testing, treatment (including specific medications and dosages), prognosis, and recommended monitoring. References for each topic support the data presented. Procedures and Techniques offers illustrated, step-by-step instructions for understanding and performing over 100 important clinical procedures. Differential Diagnosis displays nearly every possible cause for 65 different clinical disorders. Laboratory Tests summarizes essential information needed for interpreting 110 laboratory tests. Clinical Algorithms provides easy-to-follow, step-by-step guidance to clinical assessment and treatment planning for 50 of the most common clinical conditions/disorders. Drug Formulary is a compilation of dosages and other relevant information by expert Nathan Slovis, DVM for 145 new and current medications. A companion website includes the complete text of the book in a fully searchable format, which allows quick access to any topic and its related information in the six different sections. The website also includes a searchable drug formulary, a color image collection, clinical algorithms, and 50 client education sheets available in both English and Spanish.

Clinical Veterinary Advisor E Book

Author: Etienne Cote
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323068765
Release Date: 2010-12-17
Genre: Medical

No other quick reference comes close in covering the diagnosis and treatment of hundreds of diseases in dogs and cats. Etienne Cote's Clinical Veterinary Advisor: Dogs and Cats, 2nd Edition is like six books in one -- with concise topics within sections on diseases and disorders, procedures and techniques, differential diagnosis, laboratory tests, clinical algorithms, and a drug formulary. Revised from cover to cover, this edition includes dozens of new topics. It also includes free access to a fully searchable companion website featuring an electronic version of the text, all of the book's images, a searchable drug formulary, and 150 Client Education Sheets in both English and Spanish. Section I: Diseases and Disorders provides at-a-glance coverage of nearly 800 common medical problems, arranged alphabetically for immediate access. Entries include a definition, synonyms, epidemiology, clinical presentation, etiology and pathophysiology, differential diagnosis, workup, treatment, prognosis and outcome, plus pearls and considerations. Concise descriptions simplify diagnosis and treatment. Section II: Procedures and Techniques offers illustrated, step-by-step instructions for understanding and performing 111 important clinical procedures. Section III: Differential Diagnosis displays nearly every possible cause for 260 different clinical disorders. Section IV: Laboratory Tests summarizes essential information needed for interpreting more than 150 lab tests. Section V: Clinical Algorithms provides decision trees for the diagnostic and therapeutic decision-making processes involved in managing 91 of the most common clinical conditions/disorders. Section VI: Drug Formulary is a compilation of dosages and other relevant information for more than 300 new and current medications. 410 illustrations and photographs depict disease processes and related concepts. A companion website includes the complete text of the book in a fully searchable format, allowing quick access to information, and all of the book's images. It also includes 150 Client Education Sheets, each available in both English and Spanish. Clinical guidance added to diseases and disorders chapters helps you select appropriate tests and treatments for each case. 50 new client "how-to" handouts are added for a total of 150 client education sheets, helping to improve outcomes by informing clients. Technician Tips are inserted throughout nearly 800 diseases and disorders, providing specialized information for veterinary technicians. Enhanced electronic image collection on the companion website includes color images and additional figures not found in the text.

Zahn rztliche Radiologie

Author: Andreas Fuhrmann
Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag
ISBN: 9783131653512
Release Date: 2013-08-07
Genre: Medical

- Das komplette Spektrum der bildgebenden Verfahren in der Zahnmedizin von der Panoramaschichtaufnahme bis zur digitalen Volumentomografie - Alles zum Thema Strahlenschutz und Qualitätssicherung - Für den Praktiker: Optimal als Nachschlagewerk bei diagnostischen Fragen, unterschiedliche Aufnahmearten, ihre Indikationen, Vor- und Nachteile, Strahlenexposition - Für Studierende und Praxispersonal: Perfekt als Einführung in die Grundlagen der zahnärztlichen Radiologie

Karies

Author: Hendrik Meyer-Lückel
Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag
ISBN: 9783131693211
Release Date: 2012-09-05
Genre: Medical

Neueste Erkenntnisse aus der Kariesforschung ganz praxisnah auf die Bedürfnisse niedergelassener Zahnärzte zugeschnitten Internationales Autorenteam: Profitieren Sie vom Wissen und der Erfahrung der Experten Evidenzbasiert: Nur das was wirklich wirkt Am Beispiel lernen: Die klinischen Arbeitsschritte werden anhand von reich bebilderten Fallbeispielen erläutert

Pediatric Otolaryngology Challenges in Multi System Disease An Issue of Otolaryngologic Clinics E Book

Author: Austin Rose
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781455744244
Release Date: 2012-09-06
Genre: Medical

Special "hazards" for otolaryngologists to be cognizant of in working with pediatric patients with concomitant disease are noted in this resource. Topics include: Hemangiomas in pediatric otolaryngology; Otolaryngologic manifestations of craniofacial syndromes; Pediatric otolaryngology manifestations of skeletal dysplasia; The otolaryngologist's approach to the down syndrome patient; Management of allergic fungal sinusitis in children; Multi-System disease and pediatric laryngotracheal reconstruction; Evaulation and management of velopalatal insufficiency; Recurrent Respiratory Papilomatosis; Pierre Robin Sequence – evaluation, management, timing of surgery and pitfalls; and Endoscopic skull base techniques for juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma.

Head and Neck Imaging Case Review Series E Book

Author: David M. Yousem
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323187831
Release Date: 2014-11-19
Genre: Medical

Incorporate today's most advanced imaging techniques with the new 4th edition of Head and Neck Imaging! A bestselling volume in the popular Case Review Series, this updated reference helps speed your differential diagnoses and ensure your proficiency, in addition to serving as a study guide for general radiology and neuroradiology subspecialty examinations, certificates of added qualification, and radiology/neuroradiology recertification. The all-inclusive volume can serve as a comprehensive review of the subspecialty and as a primer for excelling at the Head and Neck Tumor Boards. Efficiently study and review with help from a format that mimics the General Diagnostic Radiology and Neuroradiology Board Exams. Each case begins with a differential diagnosis question and follows with multiple-choice questions, answers with rationale, and an emphasis on clinical issues. Explore hot topics including CT and MR angiography of the neck; multi-detector CT with 3D reconstructions; post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders; HIV infections; squamous cell carcinoma, diagnostic and therapeutic image-guided procedures; medical economics; and much more. Master the latest techniques with 150 new and 50 updated head and neck cases and over 800 images focusing on differential diagnosis, tumor staging, treatment options, and resectability issues. Enhance your understanding with multiple-choice questions accompanying each case, emphasizing cranial nerves, skull base lesions, sinonasal, orbital, salivary gland, aerodigestive system mucosal lesions and deep space neck masses. Utilize convenient cross-references to recent articles. Stay abreast of the most recent discoveries in HPV (+) squamous cell cancers, high-resolution imaging, and CTA, MRA, and CISS applications. Explore the differential diagnosis and/or anatomic details of every case presented. Understand the surgical and radiation therapy considerations for cosmetic and functional outcomes.

Walter and Miller s Textbook of Radiotherapy E book

Author: R Paul Symonds
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702046629
Release Date: 2012-06-29
Genre: Medical

A comprehensive textbook of radiotherapy and related radiation physics and oncology for use by all those concerned with the uses of radiation and cytotoxic drugs in the treatment of patients with malignant disease. Walter & Miller's Textbook of Radiotherapy has become the core text for therapeutic radiography students and an important introductory text for trainee radiologists and clinical physicists. The book is divided into two parts: the first covers underlying principles of physics, and the second is a systematic review by tumour site concentrating on the role of radiotherapy in the treatment of malignant disease and setting its use in context with chemotherapy and surgery. The 7th edition continues the tradition of bringing the physics and clinical application of radiation for therapy together at entry level and is completely revised to take into account the huge technological advances in radiotherapy treatment since publication of the previous edition. *Imaging is now an essential part of radiotherapy, relevant for both the treatment and preparation of a patient's treatment. Radionuclide imaging and X-ray imaging have been expanded to MRI and PET, along with some use of ultrasound. *Treatment planning dose prediction - the basis and application of modern computational calculations are explained for modern treatment delivery systems. The role of the algorithm for dose prediction is central to ensure speedy and accurate calculations for treatment. *Quality Control *Quality Systems The book is supported by Evolve electronic resources: sample plans, additional diagnostic images and clinical photographs.

Complications in Head and Neck Surgery E Book

Author: David Eisele
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781437719635
Release Date: 2008-10-31
Genre: Medical

Effectively avoiding, recognizing, and managing complications is integral to your operative success. Let a multidisciplinary team of experts in otolaryngology, plastic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, and general surgery guide you through the full range of complications associated with every type of head and neck procedure . . . so you will be equipped to produce the most favorable outcomes for even the most challenging cases! Expert, comprehensive, multidisciplinary coverage of head and neck complications helps you to safely incorporate new surgical techniques into your practice. An emphasis on complication prevention and recognition assists you in avoiding the "complication cascade." Coverage of both acute and long-term care of patients with head and neck complications prepares you to make effective choices in both instances. A new "Quality of Life" section examines the controversies that often surround selecting one procedure over another, illuminating why certain procedures aren't always best for some patients. A new section on complications of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery equips you to perform these techniques with greater confidence. A consistent, practical chapter format helps you focus on key clinical and surgical considerations. A new, more cohesive full-color illustration program richly captures visual nuances of clinical presentation and operative technique. A bonus CD-ROM allows you to use all of the images from the book in electronic presentations.

Clinical Radiation Oncology E Book

Author: Leonard L. Gunderson
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781455726035
Release Date: 2011-09-16
Genre: Medical

With thorough updates throughout, Clinical Radiation Oncology provides the most comprehensive, authoritative, and up-to-date information available for treating patients with cancer. From a multidisciplinary perspective, this new edition, edited by Drs. Leonard L. Gunderson and Joel E. Tepper, examines the therapeutic management of specific disease sites based on both single-modality and combined-modality approaches - providing you with the well-rounded, cutting-edge guidance you need to offer the most effective treatments. A consistent chapter format, full-color design, and access to the full text at www.expertconsult.com make reference fast and easy. It is an ideal resource for mastering the latest, most effective techniques and modalities! Deepen your knowledge with a comprehensive, clinical approach to the scientific foundations of radiation oncology and general oncology as well as state-of-the-art techniques and modalities. Implement a multidisciplinary, "team care" approach to providing intricate treatment plans for patients, often in conjunction with medical oncologists, and surgeons. Broaden your understanding of the basic biology of the disease processes. Examine the therapeutic management of specific disease sites based on single-modality and combined-modality approaches. Quickly and easily find critical information thanks to an easily accessible, full-color design with over 800 color figures that clearly depict treatment techniques. Get broad multimodality perspectives and unique insights from a diverse team of respected editors and contributors –many of whom are new to this edition – affiliated with institutions across North America and internationally Access the fully searchable text anywhere, anytime at www.expertconsult.com, along with references, additional images and tables, video clips and more! Stay current with comprehensive updates throughout that include a new chapter on survivorship issues, and additional video clips on treatments such as prostate and penile cancer brachytherapy. Improve outcomes by providing the most effective treatment for each patient with expanded coverage of new modalities and treatment regimens. Understand and comply with the latest staging guidelines.