More Details about Ear Nose and Throat Simplified 3rd Edition 2019

General Information  
Author(s)Bachi T Hathiram and Vicky S Khattar
PublisherCBS Publishers and Distributors
Edition3rd Edition
ISBN9789388178808
Pages364
BindingSoftbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearOctober 2018

Description

Short Summary:- 
This edition of the popular textbook carries the recent information on the subject, maintaining the classical salient features for which it is already known. 
The highlights include simple format of text, well drawn diagrams, selected clinical pictures, lucid presentation and consistent format of each chapter. The content introduces the subject of ENT to the readers, yet covers comprehensively the undergraduate syllabus on the subject. 
… A complete textbook for undergraduate medical students. 

This edition, incorporates the recent information on the subject, and yet maintains the classical salient features for which it is known, and remains, a popular textbook. It carries the simple format of the text as well as the diagrams, making it easy to remember and replicate the facts and figures in the examination. The simple style of expression and description makes the learning of the subject easy, interesting and palatable to the young undergraduate students, and even practitioners of medicine as a ready-reckoner. Its flavour lies in its lucid presentation and stardardisation of the format in each chapter. The book prides itself in its content, which though not exhaustive, simply attempts to ‘introduce’ the enchanting world of ENT to the readers, and spur them for further reading. It simultaneously retains its status as a comprehensive textbook which thoroughly covers the undergraduate syllabus. – An ideal textbook for all undergraduate medical students.

Table of Contents:- 
Contributors v
Preface to the Second Edition vii
Preface to the First Edition ix
1. CELL
1. Cell 2
2. GENERAL PHYSIOLOGY
2. Intercellular Connection and Communication 10
3. Transport Across Cell Membrane 11
4. Membrane Potential 20
5. Homeostasis 27
3. MUSCLES
6. Skeletal Muscle 32
7. Neuromuscular Junction 43
8. Smooth Muscle 45
4. BLOOD
9. Composition and Functions 50
10. Plasma Proteins 51
11. Blood Volume 52
12. Red Blood Corpuscles 54
13. Hemoglobin 61
14. The Leukocytes 64
15. Reticuloendothelial System 70
16. Blood Groups 71
17. Immunity 74
18. Platelets 80
19. Blood Coagulation 83
5. GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT (GIT)
20. Organization of GIT 88
21. Secretions of GIT 94
22. Movements of Gastrointestinal Tract or GI Motility 103
23. Experimental Evidences in Gastrointestinal Tract 111
24. Pancreas 112
25. Liver 114
26. Digestion and Absorption 121
27. GI Hormones 127
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6. CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM
28. Cardiovascular System 132
29. Structure of the Cardiac Muscle 134
30. Properties of the Cardiac Muscle and Conducting System of Heart 136
31. Cardiac Cycle 142
32. Electrocardiogram (ECG) 149
33. Cardiac Output 156
34. Heart Rate 161
35. Hemodynamics (Pressure, Flow and Resistance) 164
36. Arterial Pulse and Venous Pulse 166
37. Blood Pressure 168
38. Circulatory System 174
39. The Blood Circulation 176
40. Shock 188
41. Cardiovascular Responses to Exercise 190
7. RESPIRATORY SYSTEM
42. Respiratory Physiology 192
43. Pulmonary Circulation 196
44. Pulmonary Ventilation 199
45. Pulmonary Volumes and Capacities 204
46. Ventilation/Perfusion Ratio 206
47. Diffusion of Gases in the Lungs 208
48. Transport of Carbon Dioxide 210
49. Transport of Oxygen 212
50. Regulation of Respiration 214
51. Chemical Regulation 217
52. Respiratory Adjustment during Sleep 220
53. Respiratory Insufficiency 222
54. Hypoxia and Oxygen Therapy 223
55. High Altitude and Space Physiology 225
56. Deep Sea Physiology 227
57. Aviation Physiology 229
58. Artificial Respiration 231
8. EXCRETORY SYSTEM
59. The Body Fluid Compartments 234
60. Structure and Functions of Kidney 236
61. Formation of Urine—Glomerular Filtration 242
62. Formation of Urine—Tubular Reabsorption and Tubular Secretion 247
63. Concentration and Dilution of Urine 251
64. Control of ECF Osmolarity and Sodium Concentration 254
65. Integration of Renal Mechanisms for Control of Blood Volume and ECF Volume 255
66. Micturition 256
67. Diuretics 258
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68. Applied Aspects 259
69. Dialysis /Artificial Kidney 260
70. Renal Function Tests 262
71. Acid–Base Homeostasis 263
72. The Skin and its Appendages 269
73. Body Temperature and its Regulation 270
9. ENDOCRINOLOGY
74. Introduction 274
75. Endocrine Pancreas 282
76. Pituitary Gland 296
77. Thyroid Gland 311
78. Adrenal Glands 328
79. Local Hormones 342
80. Miscellaneous Hormones 343
10. REPRODUCTION
81. Introduction 348
82. Determination of Sex 348
83. Sex Chromatin (Barr Body) 349
84. Development of Reproductive System 349
85. Aberrant Sexual Differentiation 350
86. Puberty 351
87. Menopause 352
88. Structure of Male Reproductive System 353
89. Structure of Female Reproductive System 361
90. Genetic Defects 367
91. Ovarian Hormones 368
92. Pregnancy, Parturition and Lactation 371
11. CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM
93. Introduction to Nervous System 392
94. Neuron 394
95. Neuroglia 397
96. Nerve Fibers 398
97. Synapse 402
98. Neurotransmitters 407
99. Reflex Action 409
100. Receptors 413
101. Physiology of Pain 416
102. The Spinal Cord 419
103. Internal Capsule 420
104. Basal Ganglia 433
105. Cerebellum 436
106. Thalamus 441
107. Hypothalamus 444
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108. Cerebral Cortex 447
109. Reticular Formation 454
110. Limbic System 456
111. Sleep 457
112. Electroencephalogram (EEG) 460
113. Proprioceptors 462
114. Posture and Equilibrium 467
115. Vestibular Apparatus 469
116. Higher Functions of the Nervous System 472
117. Cerebrospinal Fluid 477
118. Blood–Brain Barrier (BBB) 479
119. Autonomic Nervous System (ANS) 480
12. SPECIAL SENSES
120. Vision 486
121. Sense of Hearing 501
122. Smell—Olfaction 512
123. Taste 516
Index 519

About the Author:-
Bachi T Hathiram is currently Professor and Head, Department of ENT and Head and Neck Surgery, Topiwala National Medical College and BYL Nair Charitable Hospital, one of the leading territory healthcare centers run by Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai, India. She has been in this field since almost 30 years and has been PG guide for numerous students. Besides being the author of several international and national peer-reviewed articles/chapters published in journals/textbooks, she has authored two textbooks for trainee doctors and consultants. She is the co-Editor-in-Chief of the international indexed periodical Otorhinolaryngology Clinics, besides being on the editorial/review board of numerous periodicals. She has partaken in various clinical research projects. She has been on board for a number of professional bodies such as Pan Asia Academy of Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery (as Director–India), Union for International Cancer Control (as member of review board), the Association of Otorhinolaryngologists of India, Mumbai branch (as President), in addition to being life-member of numerous academic bodies in the country. She has been the recipient of a prestigious fellowship in the UK, and been invited as guest faculty to various international ENT forums conferences and workshops such as the BACO (ENT-UK), CEORL-HNS, IRS and ISIAN, IFOS PARS and recently to the International Conference on Difficult Airway at Izmir (Turkey), in addition to various national, state and regional conferences/workshops in India, having herself organized many of them. She is fellow of Foundation of Advancement in Medical Education and Research (FAIMER), Philadelphia, USA. She has been on the board of examiners of various postgraduate and undergraduate examinations all over India. She has a keen interest in cochlear implants and otology, endoscopic skull base surgery, head and neck oncology, voice and airway surgery, allergy and vertigo, and has made her department a referral center for the same. Her passion for teaching and academics helped her to write this textbook and continue with its editions. 

Vicky S Khattar is currently Assistant Professor, Department of ENT and Head and Neck Surgery, Topiwala National Medical College and BYL Nair Charitable Hospital, Mumbai. Besides being the author of several international and national peer-reviewed articles/chapters published in journals/textbooks, he is the co-Editor-in- Chief of the international indexed periodical Otorhinolaryngology Clinics. He is also the co-author of the reference book Atlas of Operative Otorhinolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery (2012). He is a member of review board of Union for International Cancer Control, in addition to being life-member of numerous academic bodies in the country. He has been the recipient of a prestigious fellowship in the UK, and been invited as faculty to various international ENT forums, conferences and workshops such as the BACO (ENT-UK), CEORL-HNS, IRS and ISIAN, IFOS, PARS, in addition to various national, state and regional conferences/workshops in India. He has been on the board of the examiners for various undergraduate examinations all over India. He has a keen interest in voice and airway surgery, endoscopic skull base surgery, head and neck oncology, vertigo, cochlear implants and otology and is keenly interested in clinical research.