Pediatric Otolaryngology

Principles and Practice Pathways

Ralph F. Wetmore, Harlan R. Muntz, Trevor J. McGill

  • Edition: 2 2012
  • Details: 976 pages, 725 ill., Hardback (Thread Stitching)
  • ISBN: 9781604064131
  • Media Type: Book
  • Language of text: English

US$ 229.99*

Product information Pediatric Otolaryngology
A comprehensive, single-volume text covering the breadth and depth of modern pediatric otolaryngology Written and edited by renowned experts, Pediatric Otolaryngology: Principles and Practice Pathways, Second Edition, covers the medical and surgical management of clinical problems encountered in pediatric otolaryngology–head and neck surgery. The core of the book is the evidence-based practice pathways formulated to help clinicians identify and treat a wide range of disorders, ranging from the common to the highly complex. Designed to be the resident’s go-to book during pediatric otolaryngology rotations and an authoritative reference for day-to-day practice, this text will be a valued professional asset for years to come. New in this second edition: - A current review of pediatric cochlear implantation - Up-to-date coverage of genetic breakthroughs that impact congenital hearing loss - Discussion of recent controversies surrounding tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy - Coverage of the new subspecialties emerging within the broader field of pediatric otolaryngology, including airway reconstruction, voice, and more The clinical pathways in this encyclopedic text provide a roadmap for the decision- making process and are essential for residents, fellows, and practitioners in pediatric otolaryngology who strive to provide the highest level of patient care. Ralph F. Wetmore, MD, is Chief, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, E. Mortimer Newlin Professor of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Harlan R. Muntz, MD, is Professor of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery and Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. Trevor J. McGill, MD, is Professor of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, and The Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts. An award-winning international medical and scientific publisher, Thieme has demonstrated its commitment to the highest standard of quality in the state-of-the-art content and presentation of all of its products. Thieme’s trademark blue and silver covers have become synonymous with excellence in publishing.