Sleep Apnea and Snoring

1st Edition

Surgical and Non-Surgical Therapy

Authors: Michael Friedman
Hardcover ISBN: 9781416031123
eBook ISBN: 9781437710809
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 29th October 2008
Page Count: 472

Description

Finally, a multi-disciplinary approach that covers both the surgical and non-surgical interventions for sleep apnea and snoring. From the editor of Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology, this new reference will quickly become the standard in surgery for this key area within otolaryngology. ., Full-color line drawings illustrate key concepts and create a comprehensive way of learning surgical techniques.

Key Features

  • Provides consistent, templated chapters and a contemporary, full-color format for quick, easy access to the most up-to-date surgical and non surgical interventions for sleep apnea and snoring.
  • Includes contributions from leaders in neurology, pulmonology, psychiatry, otolaryngology, and oral & maxillofacial surgery. to create a truly multi-disciplinary approach.
  • Covers new and innovative procedures including ZPP (Zeta palatopharyngoplasty), Transpalatal Advancement Pharyngoplasty and Minimally invasive submucosal glossectomy
  • Details when and why surgery is necessary, and how to perform a successful operation for snoring and sleep apnea.

Details

No. of pages:
472
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437710809
Hardcover ISBN:
9781416031123

About the Author

Michael Friedman

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Director, Section of Head & Neck Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology and Brochoesophagology, Rush Medical College of Rush University, Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center; Director of the Advanced Center for Specialty Care, Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Chicago, IL