This chapter is divided into specific procedures and surgical approaches to anatomical and pathological conditions. The use of the endoscope in providing improved access and visibility to manage pathology of the paranasal sinuses and their surrounding structures is expanding, as is the instrumentation that is being developed. The most useful procedures are discussed: a Dacryocystorhinostomy a Management of the sphenopalatine artery a Management of the anterior ethmoid artery a Median frontal sinus drainage procedure a Orbital decompression a Optic nerve decompression a Choanal atresia surgery a Medial maxillectomy a Pituitary surgery
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This ebook provides an introductory explanation of the workings of the human body, with an effort to draw connections between the body systems and explain their interdependencies. A framework for the book is homeostasis and how the body maintains balance within each system. This is intended as a first introduction to physiology for a college-level course.