ENT Secrets, 3rd Edition

ENT Secrets

3rd Edition

By Bruce W. Jafek, MD, FACS, FRSM, Professor and Former Chair (1976 - 1998) Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO and Bruce William Murrow, MD, PhD, Faculty, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO

Introduction to Otolaryngology

The Head and Neck Examination

Anatomy and Physiology of the Ear

The Hearing Evaluation

Conductive Hearing Loss

Sensorineural Hearing Loss


Hearing Aids and Cochlear Implants

Diseases of the External Ear and Tympanic Membrane

Otitis Media and Associated Complications

Diseases of the Middle Ear

Evaluation of the Dizzy Patient

Vestibular Disorders


Ear Injuries After Flying and Diving


Anatomy and Physiology of the Nose

Nasal Septal Abnormalities


Sinus Anatomy and Function


Medical Management of Sinusitis

Surgical Management of Sinusitis

Temporomandibular Joint Disease
Oral Lesions

Facial Nerve Disorders

Esophageal Disorders

The Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands

Salivary Gland Disorders

Deep Space Neck Infections

Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea

The Hoarse Patient

Otolaryngologic Manifestations of AIDS

Antimicrobial Therapy in Otolaryngology

Pharmacology of Otolaryngology





Salivary Gland Tumors

Tumors of the Oral Cavity and Pharynx

Odontogenic Cysts, Tumors, and Related Jaw Lesions

Tumors of the Nose and Paranasal Sinuses

Laryngeal Cancer

Tumors of the Trachea and Tracheobronchial Tree

Tumors of the Esophagus

Thyroid and Parathyroid Tumors

Vascular Tumors of the Head and Neck

Cutaneous Neoplasms of the Head and Neck

Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancer

Chemotherapy of Head and Neck Cancers

Principles of Grafts and Flaps

Principles of Skin Resurfacing





Hair Transplantation

Principles of Trauma


Nasal Trauma

Penetrating Neck and Facial Trauma

Upper Airway Obstruction

The Mandibular Fracture

Zygomatic, Maxillary, and Orbital Fractures

Temporal Bone Trauma

The Pediatric Airway

Tonsils and Adenoids

Congenital Malformations

Genetic Issues in Otolaryngology

Cleft Lip and Palate

Taste and Smell

Allergy and Immunology

Radiology of the Head and Neck

Anesthesia in Otolaryngology

The Eye and Orbit

Cost-Effective Otolaryngology

Fluid and Electrolyte Management

Acid-Base Disturbances

Nutritional Assessment and Therapy

Blood Products and Coagulation

Wound Healing and Dehiscence


Airway Control and Mechanical Ventilation

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Advanced Cardiac Life Support


Fever in the Critical Care Patient

Telemedicine in Otolaryngology

Minutiae in Otolaryngology