This well-organized text for rapid clinical and board review contains high-yield facts using a question and answer format that covers all subspecialty topics in otolaryngology. It combines clinically relevant facts with hard-to-remember, commonly tested details and presents them in an easy-to-follow layout that allows clinicians to quickly review large amounts of information.Key Features:More than 9,000 high-yield questions and answers, half provided in the book and the other half online Portable for quick reference during downtimes such as in between rounds or while travelingClinical pearls on patient evaluation and managementThis review book is a must-have for residents preparing for in-service exams or initial board certification exams as well as seasoned clinicians studying for their MOC Part III re-certification exams.Thieme eOtolaryngology is the premier online resource for otolaryngology-head and neck surgery. For a free trial, go to: thieme.com/eototrial
The bestselling "Pasha" pocket guide Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery: Clinical Reference Guide is back in an extensively revised, up-to-date, and expanded fourth edition. Spanning the breadth of the entire field, this "high-yield" book retains a "by residents, for residents" feel, while also including expert content useful to accomplished physicians. Students, residents, attendings, and speech/hearing professionals will find the concise, outline format to be useful for clinical situations as well as a last minute cram before a consult or rounds. The guide has proven essential for board review and maintenance of certification exams as well as a quick source for primary care providers. Features of the new edition: Revised updates across all chapters featuring the latest diagnostic and treatment information A brand new Pediatric Otolaryngology chapter consolidating and expanding material on this expanding subspecialty New sections on cutting-edge treatment methods including transoral robotic surgery and advancements in sleep apnea management A new anesthesia appendix A fully revised index Contributions from current residents, fellows, and leading practicing experts New and updated figures Referenced updates on landmark studies in Head and Neck Cancer Tabs for each chapter enable readers to quickly find sections they need
The leading guide in otolaryngology – invaluable for board review or as a clinical refresher For more than four decades, K.J. Lee’s Essential Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery has been the premier national and international guide to otolaryngology. The eleventh edition of this classic reference has been thoroughly updated to bring you up to speed with today's practice of otolaryngology.This concise, easy-to-follow book presents the latest clinical information to help you treat the wide range of conditions involving the head and neck or prep for board review. It is organized to allow for quick clinical recall and high yield review of the field’s must-know information. FEATURES · The perfect otolaryngology primer and the ideal board review resource – in one compact volume!· Top-to-bottom coverage that spans the entire discipline, yet provides a quick, at-a-glance review and summary of key information in otolaryngology · Quick-access bulleted text · Board review questions at the end of each chapter to help you review concepts and retain critical information· Clinical pearls that bring you the wisdom and experience of expertsNEW TO THIS EDITION· Completely updated to reflect contemporary concepts in clinical otolaryngology· Improved organization to allow even easier reference, with chapters organized into otolaryngology subspecialties· More illustrations and tables on key clinical topics · New chapters:Head & Neck Manifestations of HIVGranulomatous Diseases of the Head & NeckAcquired Hearing Loss & TinnitusNasal Function & Evaluation of Smell/TasteEndoscopic Skull Base SurgeryFacial TraumaOrbital Trauma
"This quick reference guide to ear, nose, and throat questions is easy to navigate to search for specific diseases. The book breaks down each branch of the specialty of otolaryngology and enables readers to easily find the body system they are interested in. The outline style also allows readers to quickly search a page for the information they need... This is a very useful book. I plan to use it regularly and I would recommend it to colleagues."--Doodyís Medical ReviewsThe only text of its kind for practicing clinicians, Quick Reference Guide: Otolaryngology is a comprehensive, quick-access reference written specifically for nurses, physicianís assistants, and medical students. Not only is it useful as a pithy reference guide for clinicians, it is a learning system designed to foster retention and comprehension, and an in-depth review for written boards and ENT certification. The book is authored by a nurse practitioner with two practicing otolaryngologists, who are among the most highly respected professionals in their fields, as consultants. The guide is consistently organized by anatomical region and contains, for each topic, easy-to-follow tables, charts, diagrams, and algorithms to guide in the work-up, differential diagnosis, diagnostic methods, medical therapy, and treatment alternatives. The text includes procedure protocols used in clinical settings and staging criteria for common cancer diagnoses. Another important feature is the guideís overview of surgical management for specific conditions. Topics are covered on a ìneed-to-knowî basis for written boards and certification review. Key Features:Provides key differential diagnosis guidelines Includes fifteen ëhow-toí Procedure Protocols used in clinical settings and Staging Criteria for eight of the more common cancer diagnoses Presents Overview of Surgical Management for specific conditions Serves as a concise reference guide and review for written boards and ENT certification Designed for clinicians in general practice, those entering the ENT field, and for use as a diagnosis guide for referral purposes Includes six videos illustrating actual procedures, including nasal endoscopy, flexible laryngoscopy, and others
Peter S. Roland, MD, Professor and Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, and 28 contributors have assembled 78 cases (enhanced with 27 instructive images) with systematic analysis to help you prepare for the Oral Board exam. You benefit by reviewing the full range of cases presented in a responsive format similar to the exam for most effective learning.Otolaryngology Clinical Case Studies is: Focused-Concentrate on key information to prepare for the Oral Board Thorough-Cover the full range of otolaryngology disorders in carefully developed cases Practical-Reinforce your ability to analyze cases in a logical manner Authoritative-Get the insight of physicians in the forefront of otolaryngology training Otolaryngology Clinical Case Studies describes the most important clinical situations and gives step-by-step analysis of the various possible diagnoses, leading to the correct diagnostic conclusion. This is followed by an explanation of the appropriate treatment.
Covering the entire spectrum of otolaryngology, Cummings Review of Otolaryngology is your go-to resource for efficient and effective preparation for in-service exams, the ABO oral and written boards, and the recertification exam. Using a logical, systematic approach, this unique review by Drs. Harrison W. Lin, Daniel S. Roberts, and Jeffrey P. Harris covers the most essential clinical information – such as differential diagnosis, clinical algorithms, and treatment options – in an easy-to-remember list format, helping you quickly respond to questions in a clinical and testing situation, teach other residents and medical students, or assist in patient management.Promotes efficient, immediate recall of material through a uniquely organized format, encouraging a way of thinking that is central to success on oral boards, on clinical rotations, and in patient care. Helps you answer questions such as: What questions do I need to ask in the history? What findings am I looking for on physical exam? What is the differential diagnosis? What are the critical findings on radiology and pathology studies? What are the treatment options? How do I perform this? and more, giving you a wealth of knowledge that can be accessed and used in any clinical or exam scenario. Includes practical sections on how to achieve success on the oral exam, as well as the most important pathology and radiology slides for in-service and board examinations. Features hard-to-find review coverage of sleep medicine, allergy, and dental/oral surgery. Ideal for review before clinical rounds with the attending surgeon, a complex surgical case, a mock oral board examination, or the American Board of Otolaryngology examinations. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability. Compatible with Kindle®, nook®, and other popular devices.
This quick-hit question and answer review for the Otolaryngology in-service and board exams provides intense, streamlined review and is a comprehensive last minute review. Pearls of Wisdom: Otolaryngology Board Review, 3rd edition is a quick-hit question and answer review for the otolaryngology boards.The unique question and correct-answer-only format eliminates the guesswork associated with traditional multiple-choice Q&A reviews and eliminates the possibility of an incorrect answer staying in your mind. Features Emphasizes distilling key facts and clinical pearls essential for exam success NEW more than 3800 questions NEW chapter organization allows you to easily focus on specific topics relevant to the boards NEW surgical and clinical images Covers core content relevant to the American Board of Otolaryngology exam outline
The now classic "Pasha" pocket guide--Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery: Clinical Reference Guide--returns for its fifth edition. This well-known guide concisely reviews rhinology, laryngology, endocrinology, general otolaryngology, and more, with a focus on relevant pathologies, diagnostic methods, and treatment recommendations. Spanning the breadth of the entire field, this "high-yield" book retains a "by residents, for residents" feel, while also including expert content useful to accomplished physicians. Medical students, allied health professionals, and otolaryngologists alike will find the fifth edition a valuable resource. The concise, outline format is useful for clinical situations as well as a last minute review before a consult or rounds. The guide has proven essential for board review and maintenance of certification exams as well as a quick source for primary care providers. The fifth edition of this essential reference features: Updates across all chapters featuring the latest diagnostic and treatment information A host of new contributing authors A new radiology appendix New and updated illustrations throughout
Otolaryngology Prep and Practice covers all the major specialty components of otolaryngology: general adult and pediatric otolaryngology, head and neck surgery, otology, and facial plastic surgery.The goal of this book is to have users not just read, but more importantly, to remember key pieces of information. This book is interactive, has multiple visual aids, and uses a tiered system to help guide studying. The three-level system distinguishes material that is necessary for general otolaryngology examination purposes (for those seeking the basic fundamentals), from that required for higher level learning (for those taking sub-specialty examinations), to that which is intermediate in importance. The content focuses on clinical management decisions and consequences, high yield material from an information retention standpoint. The text includes color photographs, diagrams, practice case scenarios, multiple-choice questions, and various means for self-assessment or studying with a partner.Key features:*In-depth practice cases*3-tiered focus questions for all levels*Over 80 multiple choice questions and answers*Highly-illustrated and full-color throughout