A Comprehensive Guide to Managing Head and Neck Paragangliomas

New York, NY, July 31, 2013 --(PR.com)-- "Microsurgery of Skull Base Paragangliomas," recently published by Thieme, is a comprehensive skull base reference that incorporates extensive surgical and radiological data compiled over 20 years at the preeminent Gruppo Otologica Clinic in Piacenza, Italy, and it features exquisite intraoperative photographs and schematic diagrams.

“The compilation of this volume was motivated by the desire to encourage and inspire the next generation of skull base surgeons to attain excellence in the management of one of the pinnacles of skull base surgery, in addition to helping refine the skills of those already working in this demanding area.” – From the Preface

Demonstrating the complex decision-making process in many actual cases and offering practical advice for handling complications, this book puts the reader into the operating room with the surgeon. It is indispensable for all head and neck and skull base surgeons who manage paragangliomas and related pathologies, as well as for otolaryngologists, neurosurgeons, maxillofacial surgeons, radiologists, and interventional radiologists involved in assessing these intricate conditions.

Sanna et al.
Microsurgery of Skull Base Paragangliomas
Thieme Publishers, New York, Stuttgart. 2013
716 pp, 1874 illustrations; Hardback
ISBN: 9783131486110
eBook - Available from ebookstore.thieme.com, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
eISBN: 9783131470218

About the Authors

Mario Sanna, MD, is Professor of Otolaryngology, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy, and director of Gruppo Otologica, Piacenza and Rome, Italy.

Hiroshi Sunose, MD, is Professor of Otolaryngology, Medical Center East, Tokyo Women’s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan.

Fernando Mancini, MD, is a physician with Gruppo Otologica, Piacenza and Rome, Italy, and the Ospedale Koelleker, Turin, Italy.

Alessandra Russo, MD, and Abdelkader Taibeh, MD, are physicians with Gruppo Otologica, Piacenza and Rome, Italy.

About Thieme

Thieme Publishing Group is a scientific and medical publishing house employing more than 950 people and maintaining offices in seven cities, including New York, Delhi, Stuttgart and three other locations in Germany. Founded in 1886, the Thieme name has become synonymous with high quality and excellence in medical and scientific publishing. Today, Thieme is the market leading publisher of neurosurgical content and holds strong market positions in orthopedics, radiology, anatomy and chemistry, among other specialties. Thieme publishes 140 peer-reviewed journals and over 500 new books annually. The company also has a rapidly growing array of web-based products in medicine and science. State-of-the-art online products include Thieme eJournals, Thieme Electronic Book Library, the medical student website WinkingSkull.com and Thieme Teaching Assistant, an innovative web-based platform for faculty. For more information about Thieme, please visit www.thieme.com.
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Mareike Bauner