Published February 2003
by Springer .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||156|
Endoscopic sinus and skull base surgery has become critical in the management of medically refractory chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) and tumors of the sinuses and anterior skull base. Endoscopic sinus surgery improves the efficacy of saline irrigations for mechanical lavage of proinflammatory mucus and assists the return or replacement of. This edition of this operative manual provides expanded coverage of the complex anatomy and the current surgical approaches to the parnasal sinuses and skull base. It provides practical, step-by-step instruction on using CT scans to reconstruct three-dimensional images of surgical anatomy, enabling the surgeon to develop detailed surgical plans for each clinical situation. The fully updated comprehensive anatomical guide on surgery of the paranasal sinuses and skull base. As in the acclaimed prior editions, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Fourth Edition focuses strictly on anatomy, 3D reconstruction, and step-by-step surgical techniques. Written by Peter-John Wormald, the richly illustrated text details anatomy and operative treatment of sinonasal . Traditional sinus surgery involves the precise removal of diseased and/or obstructing sinus tissue (nasal obstruction removal) with improvement in the natural drainage channels by the creation of a pathway for infected material to drain from the sinus most situations, the surgeon will employ endoscopic techniques that allow better and more precise visualization without the .
A complete "how-to" guide to endoscopic sinus surgery procedures Taking a practical, ''in the trenches approach'' to diagnosing and treating nasal and sinus disorders, this book offers the expertise of world-renowned otolaryngologists-head and neck surgeons. From physiology and immunology of the sinuses to anatomic considerations and new radiologic techniques, the book 5/5(1). Endoscopic sinus surgery is intended to surgically remove the blockages in the sinuses, which may be caused by nasal polyps (unusual growths) or by a deviated nasal septum. This surgery is intended to target the involving area to successfully relieve the above conditions which can significantly impact your quality of life. Inauguration of first book, “Endoscopic Sinus Surgery: New Horizons”— With Dr. Eugene Tardy, President of the American Board of Otolaryngology, who wrote the foreword for the book and Marie Linvill, Executive Editor, of Singular Publishing Group. Improve your surgical outcomes with Atlas of Endoscopic Sinus and Skull Base Surgery. by James N. Palmer, MD and Alexander G. Chiu, MD.. Ideal for every otolaryngologist who performs basic or advanced rhinologic procedures, this beautifully illustrated atlas takes you step by step through endoscopic sinus and skull base surgeries as if the chapter authors were right there .
Thus, functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FES) was introduced, and quickly became very popular. The paranasal sinuses in a reproduction of a Author: Carey Goldberg. Surgery may be an option if your sinusitis is due to a deviated septum, polyps, or other structural problems. The main goals of sinus surgery are to relieve your . Endoscopic Sinus Surgery: Anatomy, Three-dimensional Reconstruction, and Surgical Technique by Peter-John Wormald and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) is a minimally invasive surgical treatment which uses nasal endoscopes to enlarge the nasal drainage pathways of the paranasal sinuses to improve sinus ventilation. This procedure is generally used to treat inflammatory and infectious sinus diseases, including chronic rhinosinusitis that doesn't respond to drugs, nasal polyps, some Specialty: Otolaryngology.