Revision Sinus Surgery by Stilianos E. KountakisRevision Sinus Surgery by Stilianos E. Kountakis

Revision Sinus Surgery

byStilianos E. KountakisEditorJoseph Jacobs, Jan Gosepath

Hardcover | September 3, 2008

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In "Revision Sinus Surgery" the world's most prominent rhinologists illustrate their experience in diagnosing and managing recurrent sinus disease and skull base lesions. Starting with preoperative planning and medical management, these challenging cases are well-illustrated with the relevant surgical techniques. This invaluable resource is designed to prevent complications and improve the outcomes of revision sinus surgeries. Both practicing and in-training otolaryngologists can use this comprehensive volume as an all-in-one source for the evaluation and management of recurrent sinus disease and skull base pathology.

Title:Revision Sinus SurgeryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:353 pagesPublished:September 3, 2008Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3540789308

ISBN - 13:9783540789307

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Table of Contents

Imaging Anatomy in Revision Sinus Surgery.- Indications for Revision Endoscopic Sinus Surgery.- Predictors of Failure of Primary Surgery.- Pathophysiology of Inflammation in the Surgically Failed Sinus Cavity.- Medical Management after Primary Surgery Failure and Preoperative Medical Management.- New Technologies for Revision Sinus Surgery.- Surgical Anatomy in Revision Sinus Surgery.- Surgical Instruments in Revision Endoscopic Sinus Surgery.- Anesthetic Choices, Techniques, and Injections.- Tips and Pearls in Revision Sinus Surgery.- Septal and Turbinate Surgery in Revision Sinus Surgery.- Revision Endoscopic Surgery of the Ethmoid and Maxillary Sinus.- Revision Endoscopic Surgery of the Sphenoid Sinus.- Endoscopic and Microscopic Revision Frontal Sinus Surgery.- Revision Endoscopic Frontal Sinus Surgery.- Postoperative Medical Management.- Evaluation and Treatment of Recurrent Nasal Polyposis.- Revision Surgery for Allergic Fungal Rhinosinusitis.- Revision Endoscopic Surgery for Benign Sinonasal Tumors.- Recurrent Cerebrospinal Fluid Leaks and Meningoencephaloceles.- Delayed Complications Following Sinus Trauma.- Recurrent Mucoceles.- Allergy and the Patient Requiring Revision Sinus Surgery.- Staging of Disease after Sinus Surgery Failure.- Headache and the Patient who Failed Primary Sinus Surgery.- Complications in Revision Sinus Surgery: Presentation and Management.- Revision Dacryocystorhinostomy.- Revision Endoscopic Transsphenoidal Hypophysectomy.- Revision Image-Guided Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery.- Revision Endoscopic Sinus Surgery in Children.- Open Approaches after Failure of Primary Sinus Surgery.- "Above and Below" Techniques in Revision Sinus Surgery.- Revision Endoscopic Skull-Base Surgery.- Stenting in Revision Sinus Surgery.- Use of Intravenous Antibiotics in Sinus Surgery Failures.- Objective and Subjective Outcomes after Revision Sinus Surgery.- Bioabsorbable Materials in Revision Sinus Surgery.- Endoscopic Approach after Failure of Open Sinus Procedures.

Editorial Reviews

From the reviews:"This comprehensive reference details both the medical and surgical management of complex revision sinus surgery patients in the preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative periods. . Written for a general otolaryngology audience, the book is useful for skill levels ranging from the junior resident to the advanced sinus surgeon. . The book excels with clarity, organization, and presentation. . This is an essential reference for surgeons caring for advanced and revision sinus surgery patients." (Micah J. Hill, Doody's Review Services, January, 2009)"This book . focuses on revision surgery. . The experienced contributors describe their experience, confirming the difficulty of this surgery from its indication to realization. . New technologies are presented and discussed. The quality of the bibliography of each chapter is an additional advantage to this book. . In summation, this book will probably become a cornerstone of the library of all present and future endoscopic surgeons." (Jean Michel Klossek, European Archives of Otorhinolaryngology, Vol. 266, 2009)