Manual of Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

and its Extended Applications

Daniel Simmen, M.D.

Lecturer in Rhinology ENT Center The Hirslanden Clinic Zurich, Switzerland

Nick Jones, M.D., B.D.S., F.R.C.S, F.R.C.S. (ORL) Professor

Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Queens Medical Centre University Hospital Nottingham, United Kingdom

985 illustrations


Stuttgart ■ New York

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Simmen, D. (Daniel)

Manual of endoscopic sinus surgery and its extended applications / Daniel Simmen, Nick Jones. p. ; cm.

Includes bibliographical references.

ISBN 3-13-130971-7 (alk. paper)-lSBN 1-58890-142-4 (alk. paper) 1. Paranasal sinuses—Endoscopic surgery—Handbooks, manuals, etc.

[DNLM: 1. Paranasal Sinuses—surgery. 2. Endoscopy—methods. 3. Perioperative Care—methods.] I. Jones, Nick, 1953- ll. Title.

RF421.S535 2005 617.5'23059—dc22


Illustrators: Sandra Gubler, Heinz Ochsner

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