Differential Diagnosis in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery PDF Free Download
Evolving technologies are exciting and innovative but are useless to a patient with no diagnosis. In the office, at the bedside, and in the emergency department, patients present to us with symptoms and signs, which are the dues that trigger our thoughts and ultimately our recommendations. This book is intended to offer the clinician a practical resource for the formulation of a differential diagnosis. Although other texts on this topic exist, one distinguishing feature of Differential Diagnosis in Otularyngo/ogy-Head and Neck Surgery is its innovative design. The text is organized around symptoms, the most fundamental information that our patients give us. Within the text the reader will find a hierarchical organization of potential diagnoses that are symptom based. In addition, the reader will find dear links to other areas of the text that should be considered for a given complaint We are proud to have the contributions of some of the brightest minds in our field in Differential Diagnosis in Otularyngo/ogy-Head and Neck SuiXI!ry. It has been our pleasure to work with these contributors.