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Uniform Title Facial nerve (Slattery)
Title The facial nerve / [edited by] William H. Slattery III, MD, Babk Azizzadeh, MD, FACS
Published New York : Thieme, [2014]


Description 1 online resource (xiii, 222 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents The Facial Nerve; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Contributors; Section I. Overview of the Facial Nerve; Chapter 1. Anatomy of the Facial Nerve and Associated Structures; Chapter 2. Physiology of the Facial Nerve; Chapter 3. Histopathology of Facial Nerve Disorders; Section II. Examination of the Facial Nerve; Chapter 4. Facial Nerve Paralysis Examination; Chapter 5. Measurement of Facial Nerve Function; Chapter 6. Imaging of the Facial Nerve; Section III. Diseases of the Facial Nerve; Chapter 7. Differential Diagnosis of Acute Facial Paralysis; Chapter 8. Congenital Facial Weakness
Chapter 9. Bell Palsy and Ramsay Hunt SyndromeChapter 10. Medical Treatment of Bell Palsy; Chapter 11. Surgical Treatment of Bell Palsy; Chapter 12. Traumatic Facial Nerve Management; Chapter 13. Facial Weakness as a Complication of Otologic Diseases; Chapter 14. Facial Nerve Tumors; Chapter 15. Extratemporal Causes of Facial Paralysis; Chapter 16. Central Causes of Facial Paralysis; Chapter 17. Hemifacial Spasm; Section IV. Selected Topics; Chapter 18. Facial Nerve Monitoring; Chapter 19. Acute Management of the Effects of Facial Paralysis; Chapter 20. Acoustic Neuromas and Facial Paralysis
Section V. Rehabilitation of Permanent Facial Nerve ParalysisChapter 21. Surgical Management of the Eye; Chapter 22. Rehabilitation with the Enhanced Palpebral Spring; Chapter 23. Facial Nerve Repair; Chapter 24. Lower Facial Reanimation; Chapter 25. Neuromuscular Retraining: Nonsurgical Therapy for Facial Palsy; Chapter 26. Synkinesis and Hyperkinesis; Index
Summary The Facial Nerve is a concise yet comprehensive guide to the pathology, diagnosis, and treatment of facial nerve disorders. Addressing important facial nerve problems such as congenital disorders and Bells palsy, this text provides physicians with the most up-to-date medical and surgical treatment recommendations. Key Features: Pairs clinical practice guidelines with relevant research on the chapter topic Includes a discussion of rehabilitation for patients with permanent facial paralysisContains full-color, high-quality illustrations and photographs throughoutWritten by premier authorities on
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Facial nerve.
Facial paralysis.
Facial nerve -- Diseases.
Facial Nerve
Facial Nerve Diseases
Facial Paralysis
Facial nerve -- Diseases
Facial nerve
Facial paralysis
Form Electronic book
Author Slattery, William H., III, editor.
ISBN 9781604060508