New York/Stuttgart - Laryngeal Evaluation: Indirect Laryngoscopy to High-Speed Digital Imaging is a must-have multimedia reference on the latest laryngeal examination and imaging techniques. This new book and DVD, published by Thieme, helps readers accurately diagnose and manage patients with voice disorders.
"It is our hope that readers find this text a useful adjunct to their clinical practice and that the information takes their clinical abilities to a higher level," states author Katherine Kendall, MD, FACS, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Minneapolis, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Laryngeal Evaluation: Indirect Laryngoscopy to High-Speed Digital Imaging starts with a solid introduction to laryngeal anatomy and physiology followed by separate sections covering the entire spectrum of laryngeal imaging systems, including the latest high-speed imaging technologies . More than 300 full-color illustrations provide a thorough overview of the most recent advances in imaging technology in this field.
The accompanying DVD features 66 high-quality video clips that clearly demonstrate every evaluation technique and pathology cited in the text. Each clip is cross-referenced to a specific location in the book, making the material more accessible to users. This disc also comes with an appendix containing complete descriptions and interpretations of each clip.
Written from the perspective of renowned speech pathologists and otolaryngologists, this book is unique in its multidisciplinary approach to the topic of laryngeal examination techniques and imaging and aims to enhance interdisciplinary communication.
With this book and DVD readers possess the tools they need in order to interpret findings, determine treatment options, and successfully manage patients with voice disorders. It is an indispensable reference for practicing clinicians as well as a textbook for individuals in training.
Thieme Publishing Group is a privately held scientific and medical publishing house employing more than 950 people and maintaining offices in seven cities, including New York, Delhi, Stuttgart and three other locations in Germany. Founded in 1886, the Thieme name has become synonymous with high quality and excellence in medical and scientific publishing. Today, Thieme is the market leading publisher of neurosurgical content and holds strong market positions in orthopedics, radiology, anatomy and chemistry, among other specialties. Thieme publishes 137 peer-reviewed journals and over 500 new books annually. The company also has a rapidly growing array of web-based products in medicine and science. State-of-the-art online products includeThieme eJournals, Thieme Electronic Book Library, the medical student website WinkingSkull.com and Thieme Teaching Assistant, an innovative web-based platform for faculty. For more information about Thieme visit www.thieme.com.