Controversies in the Management of Salivary Gland Disease by Mark McGurkControversies in the Management of Salivary Gland Disease by Mark McGurk

Controversies in the Management of Salivary Gland Disease

EditorMark McGurk, James Graham Combes

Hardcover | November 28, 2012

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Addressing controversial and topical issues in the field of salivary gland disease and surgical management of salivary gland disease, this new edition integrates the newest clinical findings with the historical pathological records, and attempts to resolve any conflicts between the two.Fully-illustrated and updated since the first edition in 2002, it is particuarly useful for trainees sitting their final exam, because it deals with new controversial subjects which are topical at all the conferences and exam vivas.
Mark McGurk is Professor and Head of Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Guy's King's and St Thomas's Hospital Dental Institute in London, UK. James Graham Combes is Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon at the Royal Army Medical Corps in the UK.
Title:Controversies in the Management of Salivary Gland DiseaseFormat:HardcoverDimensions:368 pagesPublished:November 28, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199578206

ISBN - 13:9780199578207


Table of Contents

1. History and classification2. Epidemiology of salivary gland tumours3. Aetiology and molecular changes4. Investigation of salivary gland lumps5. Surgical approach to benign tumours6. Electrophysiological monitoring7. Treatment of spilliage of residual8. Recurrent Parotid Pleomorphic Adenoma9. Warthin's tumour10. Childhood parotid tumours11. Importance of stage and grade12. Predicting outcome13. Key concepts in gland surgery14. Role of radiotherapy and chemothrapy15. Can recurrent salivary cancer be salvaged?16. Controversies in salivary gland cancer17. Management of skin metastasis18. Epidmiology and aetiology19. Extracorporeal lithotripsy20. Basket retrieval21. Strictures22. Parotid stone23. Unusual salivary gland problems24. Treatment for non neoplastic disease