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Infections of the Ears, Nose, Throat, and Sinuses

  • Edited By: Marlene L. Durand, Daniel G. Deschler
  • ISBN: 9783319748344
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Edition: 1st
  • Publication Date: May 21, 2018
  • Format: Hardback – 404 pages
  • Language: English


This text serves as a practical but comprehensive guide to diagnosing and treating ear, nose, throat, and sinus infections.  The 30 chapters have been contributed by otolaryngologists and infectious disease specialists who are experts in the field.  Topics include common infections such as otitis media, otitis externa, pharyngitis, laryngitis, and acute bacterial sinusitis, as well as less common infections such as mumps, scrofula, malignant otitis externa, Lemierre’s syndrome, invasive fungal sinusitis, and deep neck infections.  Human papillomavirus-related neoplasms, biofilms, chronic sinusitis, antibiotic-resistant infections, and measures to prevent surgical site infections are also discussed.

Written with the practicing clinician in mind, Infections of the Ears, Nose, Throat, and Sinuses will be an invaluable aid to otolaryngologists, infectious disease specialists, internists, pediatricians, and primary care providers.

Key Features
  • Written by a multidisciplinary team of leading specialists
  • One of the only texts devoted exclusively to ENT infections
  • Provides a practical and comprehensive guide to diagnosing and treating ENT infections
  • Features contributions from both otolaryngologists and infectious disease physicians
Table of Contents
  1. Antibiotics in Otolaryngology: A Practical Approach
  2. Antibiotic-Resistant Pathogens in Ear, Nose, and Throat Infections
  3. The Role of Biofilms in Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
  4. Acute Otitis Media in Children
  5. Chronic Otitis Media
  6. Mastoiditis
  7. Inner Ear Infections (Labyrinthitis)
  8. Cochlear Implant Infections
  9. External Otologic Infections
  10. Malignant Otitis Externa
  11. Acute Bacterial Rhinosinusitis
  12. Complications of Acute Bacterial Sinusitis in Children
  13. Chronic Rhinosinusitis
  14. Non-Invasive Fungal Sinusitis
  15. Invasive Fungal Sinusitis in Immunocompromised Hosts
  16. Nasal Infections
  17. Acute Pharyngitis, Tonsillitis, and Peritonsillar Abscess
  18. Lemierre’s Syndrome
  19. Diphtheria
  20. Epiglottitis, Acute Laryngitis, and Croup
  21. Chronic Sore Throat
  22. Osteomyelitis of the Mandible
  23. Mumps and Other Types if Viral Parotitis
  24. Bacterial Sialadenitis
  25. Scrofula and Other Tuberculous Infections of the Head and Neck
  26. Cervical Lymphadenitis in Children
  27. Deep Neck Space Infections
  28. Human Papillomavirus and Head and Neck Cancer
  29. Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis and Human Papillomavirus
  30. Preventing Surgical Site Infections in Otolaryngology
Editors Biography

Marlene L. Durand, M.D., Director, Infectious Disease Service, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Physician, Massachusetts General Hospital, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Daniel G. Deschler, MD, FACS, Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Surgeon, Massachusetts General Hospital, Professor of Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

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