Skip to content

Pocket Guide to the Ear A Concise Clinical Text on the Ear and Its Disorders

ISBN-10: 1588901394

ISBN-13: 9781588901392

Edition: 2003

Authors: Albert L. Menner

List price: $43.99
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
Buy eBooks
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Description:

For the daily primary care practice, the disorders that affect the ear often pose diagnostic difficulties. Taken from the author's long experience in ENT practice, this concise volume will give you decisive clues on the way to a correct diagnosis. The primary care physician's gatekeeper function is supported by expert advice on when an ENT specialist should be consulted.
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $43.99
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Thieme Medical Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 3/12/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 145
Size: 4.75" wide x 7.25" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.396
Language: English

Hearing and Basic Audiometric Concepts
Pure Tone Audiometry
Speech Audiometry
Conductive vs. Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Equipment and Ear Examination Methods
Basic Equipment
Advanced Equipment
Useful Anatomy and Function
The External Ear
The Middle Ear
The Inner Ear
Disorders of the External Ear
Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome
Neuralgias Involving the Ear
Hematoma of the Auricle
Perichondritis of the Auricle
Congenital Disorders of the External Ear
Noncongenital Cysts and Keloids of the Auricle
Skin Disorders of the External Meatus
Otitis Externa
Other Chronic External Ear Disorders
Cerumen Accumulations and Keratoses
Trauma and Foreign Bodies
Tumors of the External Ear
Disorders of the Middle Ear
The Eustachian Tube
Myringitis
Tympanic Membrane Perforations
Scarring and Tympanosclerosis
Acute Otitis Media
Acute Mastoiditis
Retraction of the Tympanic Membrane
Middle Ear Effusions
Ear Effusions in the Young--Special Considerations
Atelectasis and Retraction Pockets
Adhesive Otitis Media
Cholesteatoma
Unusual Eustachian Tube Disorders
Otosclerosis
Congenital Ossicular Abnormalities
Middle Ear Tumors
Spontaneous Perilymph Fistula
Overview of Mastoiditis
Disorders of the Facial Nerve
Bell's Palsy
Ramsay-Hunt Syndrome
Infection and Facial Paralysis
Trauma and Facial Paralysis
Other Causes of Facial Paralysis
Auditory Disorders of the Inner Ear
Tinnitus
Ototoxicity
Presbycusis
Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
Nonorganic Hearing Loss
Congenital and Hereditary Disorders
Infectious Causes of Sensorineural Loss
Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Meniere's Disease
Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease
Cerebellopontine Angle Tumors
Chapter Summary
Vestibular Disorders of the Inner Ear
Vertigo
Disequilibrium
Nonvestibular Dizziness
Nystagmus and Electronystagmography
Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo
Vestibular Neuronitis
Meniere's Disease, Revisited
Cervical Vertigo
Vascular Disorders
Circumscribed Labyrinthitis
Motion Sickness
Epilogue
"Top Ten" Clinical Misjudgments in Ear Disorders
Glossary
Acronyms and Abbreviations
Index