Health Reference Series: Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders Sourcebook

Editor/Author Williams, Angela L.
Publication Year: 2019
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

Single-User Purchase Price: $95.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $142.50
ISBN: 978-0-7808-1701-2
Category: Health & Medicine - Medicine
Image Count: 28
Book Status: Available
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Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders Sourcebook, Third Edition provides readers with updated health information about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases and disorders that affect the ears, nose, sinuses, throat, and voice, including ear infections, otosclerosis, cholesteatoma, hearing loss, tinnitus, vestibular disorders, vertigo, Meniere disease, rhinitis, sinusitis, deviated septum, sleep apnea, sore throat, laryngitis, tonsillitis, swallowing disorders, and otolaryngologic cancers.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Part I: Structure and Functions of Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Chapter 1—Anatomy and Functions of the Ear
  • Chapter 2—Anatomy and Functions of the Nose
  • Chapter 3—Anatomy and Functions of the Throat
  • Chapter 4—Ear, Nose, and Throat Examination
  • Part II: Disorders of the Ears
  • Chapter 5—Disorders of Pinna (The External Ear)
  • Chapter 6—Ear Infections
  • Chapter 7—Ear Injuries
  • Chapter 8—Ear Secretions and Growths
  • Part III: Hearing Disorders
  • Chapter 9—Hearing Loss: The Basics
  • Chapter 10—Hearing Loss in Varying Ages
  • Chapter 11—Recognizing and Diagnosing Hearing Loss
  • Chapter 12—Genetic and Congenital Deafness
  • Chapter 13—Sensorineural Hearing Disorders
  • Chapter 14—Ototoxicity
  • Chapter 15—Tinnitus
  • Chapter 16—Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
  • Chapter 17—Hearing Protection
  • Chapter 18—What If One Already Has Hearing Loss?
  • Chapter 19—Electronic Hearing Devices
  • Chapter 20—Communicating with the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  • Chapter 21—Frequently Asked Questions about Hearing Loss
  • Chapter 22—Novel Deafness and Hearing Loss Treatments
  • Part IV: Vestibular Disorders
  • Chapter 23—Vestibular (Balance) Disorders: An Overview
  • Chapter 24—Vestibular Schwannoma
  • Chapter 25—Enlarged Vestibular Aqueducts
  • Chapter 26—Vertigo
  • Chapter 27—Dizziness and Motion Sickness
  • Chapter 28—Ménière Disease
  • Chapter 29—Perilymph Fistula
  • Part V: Disorders of the Nose and Sinuses
  • Chapter 30—Your Stuffy Nose
  • Chapter 31—Common Nasal Concerns and Treatments
  • Chapter 32—Sinus Problems
  • Chapter 33—Snoring and Sleep Apnea
  • Chapter 34—Smell and Taste Disorders
  • Part VI: Disorders of the Throat and Vocal Cords
  • Chapter 35—Sore Throat
  • Chapter 36—Tonsils and Adenoids
  • Chapter 37—Laryngeal Problems
  • Chapter 38—Swallowing Problems
  • Chapter 39—Voice and Vocal Cord Disorders
  • Part VII: Cancers of the Ears, Nose, and Throat
  • Chapter 40—Head and Neck Cancers: Questions and Answers
  • Chapter 41—Oropharyngeal Cancer
  • Chapter 42—Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  • Chapter 43—Paranasal Sinus and Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Chapter 44—What You Need to Know about Esophageal Cancer
  • Chapter 45—Hypopharyngeal Cancer
  • Chapter 46—Laryngeal Cancer
  • Chapter 47—Recent Research in Cancer of the Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Part VIII: Additional Help and Information
  • Chapter 48—Glossary of Terms Related to the Ears, Nose, and Throat
  • Chapter 49—Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders: Resources for Information and Support