Surgical Endocrinology presents the fundamentals and practical application of the subject matter. It discusses the molecular background and physiology of the endocrine systems. It addresses the legal aspects of endocrine surgery such as duty of care, and breach of such duty. Some of the topics covered in the book are the principles of endocrine surgery; molecular structures of organisms; physiology of endocrine system; multiple endocrine neoplasia and molecular genetics; non-surgical management of pituitary tumors; assay formulations and automation technology; syndrome of ectopic hormone produ...A knowledge of the normal functioning of the vocal folds is essential to understand the pathophysiology that results from injury to the laryngeal nerves. At rest the vocal folds are said to lie in the paramedian position with a slight glottic aperture.
|Author||:||John Lynn, Stephen Robert Bloom|