Controversies in Otolaryngology by Myles L. Pensak

By Myles L. Pensak

Made out of the professional reviews of numerous favorite otolaryngologists, Controversies in Otolaryngology bargains the reason and pondering in the back of 28 key subject matters within the box.

In each one easy-to-follow part, you'll find an immense subject debated via 3 popular physicians. With a complete of eighty four varied viewpoints on modern such a lot thought-provoking concerns, highlighted by means of approximately two hundred drawings and dozens of tables, this ebook is a necessary expert sourcebook.

Covering themes starting from the function of chemotherapy in head and neck melanoma to cochlear implants in congenitally deaf young ones, this ebook is effective to all experts. even if you're simply getting into the sector, an skilled practitioner, or searching for assistance on particular subject matters, Controversies in Otolaryngology bargains specialist reviews that regularly validate or refute a tradition protocol -- and regularly deals stimulating and informative examining.

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25 Molinari et al. 0 Suarez et al. (1993) 57 Bocca et al. (1984)58 Gavilan and Gavilan (1995) Lingeman et al. 9 10 Medina TABLE 2–3 Modified Radical Neck Dissection Type III, Pathologic Stage N±, Recurrence in the Neck Type of Dissection No. 17 Molinari et al. 5 node and those in which either multiple positive nodes or extracapsular spread of tumor are found. 41 and others have analyzed the results in this fashion. 5% and 15%. Treatment of these patients included selective neck dissection and postoperative radiation therapy.

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