2015 | 180 Pages | ISBN: 3319156446 | PDF | 35 MB
This surgical atlas, featuring a wealth of color photographs, provides detailed step-by-step descriptions of a wide range of open head & neck procedures, including radical & conservative (organ preservation, functional) approaches, aesthetic & reconstructive surgeries with the use of axial & free flaps, & surgery within the narrow confines of the skull base. Individual chapters are dedicated to surgery of the nose & paranasal sinuses, larynx & trachea, thyroid, salivary gl&s, m&ible, face & lips, & neck, the repair of external nose defects, the use of axial & free flaps, & surgical treatment of temporal bone malignancy. The atlas will be a comprehensive practical reference for clinicians in the various specialties involved in head & neck surgery, including otolaryngologists, head & neck surgeons, plastic surgeons, maxillofacial surgeons & surgical oncologists. It will assist practitioners in achieving the high level of competence that is essential owing to the large number of vital structures in the head & neck region.