Description

The second edition of Neurologic Disorders of the Larynx is a comprehensive reference assembling the clinical knowledge of a multidisciplinary team of experts in the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of laryngeal dysfunction. Divided into three main sections, the book opens with a review of basic physiologic concepts, covering relevant anatomy, neural innervation, and electrophysiology. It then provides practical discussion of examination and diagnostic techniques, including the use of electromyography, acoustic assessment, and FEEST. Chapters in the final section of the book address a range of clinical disorders, providing detailed descriptions of the underlying pathophysiology as well as the medical, surgical, and therapeutic treatments available.


Key Features:-

  • New chapters cover laryngeal dysfunction in sleep; FEES and FEEST testing; evaluation of paresis and
  • Comprehensive presentation of different management techniques enables clinicians to select the strat
  • Current information on movement disorders includes descriptions of their manifestations in the laryn
  • Nearly 100 drawings and photographs demonstrate key concepts

More Details about NEUROLOGIC DISORDERS OF THE LARYNX

General Information  
Author(s)BLITZER
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Edition2
ISBN9781588904980
Pages256
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2009