Manual of Temporal Bone Exercises by Henning HildmannManual of Temporal Bone Exercises by Henning Hildmann

Manual of Temporal Bone Exercises

byHenning Hildmann, Holger Sudhoff, Stefan Dazert

Paperback | May 11, 2011

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Every resident in otolaryngology has to practice on temporal bones before operating on patients. Whilst the systematic training includes use of the microscope and surgical instruments, heavy emphasis is also placed on knowledge of the surgical anatomy of the middle ear and the temporal bone. This lavishly illustrated manual offers an overview of all such important structures and provides the reader with a helpful approach to gain the knowledge necessary to start operating on patients. It also supports experts to improve and teach their skills.

Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h.c. Henning Hildmann, who died in 2009 following a car accident, was Chairman and Director of the ENT Department of Ruhr University, Bochum from 1979 to 2005. Professor Hildmann was born in Frankfurt in 1939 and studied medicine in his native city and in Innsbruck and Düsseldorf, where he gained his doctorate in 196...
Title:Manual of Temporal Bone ExercisesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:41 pagesPublished:May 11, 2011Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642194974

ISBN - 13:9783642194979

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Table of Contents

Drills.- Microscope.- Preparation and Planning.- Identify following structures prior to the surgical exercises.- Mastoid.- Antrostomy.- Mastoidectomy.- Identification of the semicircular canals.- Posterior tympanotomy.- Identification of the facial nerve in its mastoidal portion.- Cochleostomy.- Endolymphatic sac surgery.- Epitympanotomy.- Open mastoid cavity.- Facial nerve decompression.- Labyrinthectomy.- Translabyrinthine approach to the internal auditory canal.- Transtemporal approach to the internal auditory canal.- Perforation of the tympanic membrane.- Ossicular chain reconstruction.- PORP.- TORP.- Stapes surgery.- Malleovestibulopexy.

Editorial Reviews

From the reviews:"This manual for performing various temporal bone dissections is divided into exercises in order of complexity, with figures highlighting key steps of each surgical activity. . It succeeds in targeting its intended audience of otolaryngology residents and others looking for an introduction to temporal bone dissection. . Due to the complex nature of temporal bone surgery, a manual will be welcomed by otolaryngology residents. . It contains helpful tips for temporal bone surgery and would be useful for review prior to dissections." (Inna Athar Husain, Doody's Review Service, September, 2011)