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Nasal Physiology and Pathophysiology of Nasal Disorders [electronic book]

T. Metin Önerci, editor
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Heidelberg : Springer, [2013]
Language
English
ISBN
9783642372506 (electronic bk.), 3642372503 (electronic bk.), 9783642372490
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Contents
  • Mucus, Goblet Cell, Submucosal Gland
  • Cilia, Ciliary Movement, and Mucociliary Transport
  • Functional Defense Mechanisms of the Nasal Respiratory Epithelium
  • Local Nasal Infl ammation: T Cells and B Cells
  • Mast Cells
  • Macrophage
  • The Neutrophil and Chronic Rhinosinusitis
  • The Role of Eosinophils in Rhinologic Diseases
  • Nasal NO and Its Role in the Physiology of the Nose and Diagnosis
  • Olfaction
  • Physiology and Pathophysiology of Sneezing and Itching: Mechanisms of the Symptoms
  • The Dry Nose
  • Physiology of the Aging Nose and Geriatric Rhinitis
  • Nutrition and the Upper Respiratory Tract
  • Nose as a Route for Drug Delivery
  • Physiology of Lacrimal Drainage
  • Intranasal Trigeminal Perception
  • Sinus Pain
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics of the Nasal Cavity
  • Physiology and Pathophysiology of Nasal Breathing
  • Function of the Turbinates: Nasal Cycle
  • The Nasal Valves
  • Nose and Sleep Breathing Disorders
  • Pathophysiology of Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Physiology: Rhinomanometry
  • Acoustic Rhinometry
  • New Measurement Methods in the Diagnostic of Nasal Obstruction
  • Testing of Transport, Measurement of Ciliary Activity
  • Nasal Defensive Proteins: Distribution and a Biological Function
  • Assessment of Olfactory Function
  • Electron Microscopy and the Nose
  • Genetic Background of the Rhinologic Diseases
  • Vomeronasal Organ
  • Physiology of the Nasal Cartilages and Their Importance to Rhinosurgery
  • Physiology and Pathophysiology of the Growing Nasal Skeleton
  • Physiologic Concerns During Rhinoplasty
  • Nasal Pulmonary Interactions
  • Physiologic and Dentofacial Effects of Mouth Breathing Compared to Nasal Breathing
  • Nanomedicine and the Nose
  • The Nose and the Eustachian Tube.
Description
1 online resource (xv, 616 p.) : ill. (some col.) digital
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Available online as viewed 9/25/2013
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