Dysphagia Evaluation and Management in Otolaryngology

Dysphagia Evaluation and Management in Otolaryngology

By: Karuna Dewan (author), Dinesh Chhetri (author)Hardback

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Get a quick, expert overview of the many aspects of the evaluation and management of dysphagia from a team of experts in the field, led by otolaryngologists Drs. Dinesh K. Chhetri at UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine and Karuna Dewan at Stanford University. This practical resource presents a focused summary of today's current knowledge on anatomy and physiology of swallowing, assessment of swallowing, and treatment of dysphagia. It's an easy-to-read, one-stop resource for staying up to date in this high-demand area. Features up-to-date information on assessment of swallowing, including the physical exam, FEES, TNE, MBSS, Barium Esophagram, and HRM. Offers current coverage of dysphagia treatment, including Neurologic Dysphagia; Chemoradiation-induced Dysphagia; Epiglottic Dysfunction; Cervical Osteophytes; Glottic Insufficiency; Cricopharyngeal Achalasia; Zenker's Diverticulum; Dysphagia After Laryngectomy; Esophageal Dysphagia; Eosinophilic Esophagitis; and Swallowing Therapy. Discusses future directions in dysphagia treatment. Consolidates today's available information on this timely topic into one convenient resource.


Section 1: Anatomy and Physiology of Swallowing 1. General Principles of Swallowing 2. Oral Cavity 3. Oropharynx 4. Larynx 5. Anatomy and Physiology of the Upper Esophageal Sphincter 6. Esophagus Section 2: Assessment of Swallowing 7. Physical Examination 8. FEES 9. TNE 10. MBSS 11. Barium Esophagram 12. HRM Section 3: Treatment of Dysphagia 13. General Principles 14. Neurologic Dysphagia 15. Chemoradiation-Induced Dysphagia 16. Epiglottic Dysfunction 17. Cervical Osteophytes 18. Glottic Insufficiency 19. Cricopharyngeal Achalasia 20. Zenker's Diverticulum 21. Dysphagia After Laryngectomy 22. Esophageal Dysphagia 23. Eosinophilic Esophagitis 24. Swallowing Therapy 25. Future Directions in Dysphagia Treatment

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  • ISBN13: 9780323569309
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9780323569309
  • ISBN10: 0323569307

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