The third edition of this long-time bestseller continues to be a reliable companion and invaluable resource for medical students, specialist trainees, residents, and practitioners, providing the essential scientific, diagnostic, and therapeutic knowledge and offering advanced information and guidelines for clinical practice.
Organized by anatomical region, each chapter covers the relevant anatomy and physiology, methods of investigation, and a comprehensive range of diseases. Succinct descriptions of diseases cover clinical findings, diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatment.
A profusion of novel, color illustrations...[contains] information on the newest imaging modalities, including pictures of 3D reconstruction CT and navigation-supported endocscopic sinus surgery...very well written, logical and concise...makes good use of occasional bullet points to emphasize important pieces of information...an excellent reference source...recommend[ed].--The Journal of Layngology & Otology
"[A] comprehensive and concise guide...a valuable reference guide...a thorough review...well written...visually impressive, with nearly each page offering illustrative diagrams or photographs to complement the text."--Annals of Otology, Rhinology and Laryngology
"Written for advanced medical students and practicing doctors...this medical text summarizes present knowledge in the field of otorhinolaryngology (ear-nose-throat) and related head and neck surgery, while also addressing neighboring subspecialties, such as neurosurgery and neurology for skull based and intracranial structures, chest medicine specialties for tracheal and pulmonary disorders, and gastroenterology for disorders of the upper digestive tract."--SciTech Book News
"Summarizes present knowledge in the field of otorhinolaryngology (ear-nose-throat) and related head and neck surgery, while also addressing neighboring subspecialties, such as neurosurgery and neurology for skull based and intracranial structures, chest medicine specialties for tracheal and pulmonary disorders, and gastroenterology for disorders of the upper digestive tract...Some 780 color illustrations are included."--www.booknews.com
"A profusion of coloured illustrations, you have never seen before, that attract you to continue browsing this nice book...hundreds of pictures...[which are] descriptive and of outstanding clarity...very well written, in a logical way, though concise...an excellent reference source for both juniors and seniors."--Journal of Laryngology and Otology
"The chapters present basic information in normal type, supplementary and advanced information in smaller print - a new format and user-friendly!...refreshingly presented with many illustrations, clinical pictures, radiological images, and diagrams...a magnificent book...will become the 'standard undergraduate textbook in Europe' if not the world...should be essential curriculum reading."--ENT & Audiology News
Praise for the previous edition:
"The text has been supplemented with numerous figures as well as tables to simplify differential diagnosis. Outstanding photographs at the end are the highlights of the book as they provide clear examples of a varied array of diagnosis."--South African Medical Journal