By Dinesh Chhetri, MD and Karuna Dewan, MD
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  • 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.

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.

ISBN 9780323569361
Table of Content

Dysphagia for the Otolaryngologist, 1e

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




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

Publication Date 29-07-2018
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