Description

Containing detailed injection instructions, Botulinum Neurotoxin for Head and Neck Disorders and the associated how-to videos offer otolaryngologists, neurologists, pain specialists, and others a complete guide to the management of motor, sensory and autonomic disorders of the head and neck region with botulinum neurotoxin. It covers treatment methods for conditions ranging from hyperfunctional motor disorders (dystonia, tremor, dysphagia), to afferent pain disorders (temporomandibular joint disorder, migraine, trigeminal neuralgia) to autonomic disorders (hypersalivation, Frey's syndrome). In each of the indications, the written material reviews the effects of the toxin on the nervous system, central pain thresholds, and central motor pathways.


Key Features:-

  • Reviews the pharmacology, indications, mechanisms of action, and technique for each use of botulinum
  • Provides detailed information on the anatomy, treatment methods, follow-up care, and possible compli
  • Includes online access to professionally produced videos in which Dr. Blitzer demonstrates injection
  • Contains vivid, full color illustrations and photographs that clarify information in the text

More Details about Botulinum Neurotoxin for Head and Neck Disorders

General Information  
Author(s)Blitzer
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Edition1
ISBN9781604065855
Pages248
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2012