[This book is]one of the most comprehensivesurgical guides I've seen in my career. It is a strongly how-to andproblem-oriented tome. It was well written and very easy to read. The formatmakes it is easy to fi nd answers and specific recommendations. I would stronglyrecommend that all endoscopic sinus surgeons review the book and see if theycan benefi t from the incredible expertise represented in this manual. —The American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery Illustrated with hundreds of outstanding endoscopic images and correspondingdrawings, this successfully established step-by-step guide to endoscopic sinusand skull base surgery is ideal for all specialists who need to stay current inthe field. In this expanded second edition, practitioners will not only findbasic and advanced procedures in endoscopic sinus surgery (including keycriteria for patient selection), but also four entirely new chapters on anteriorskull base surgery that reflect important recent developments.Specialfeatures of the second edition: Superbly illustrated, presenting over 1400 endoscopicimages, photographs, and drawingsCovers the latest techniques forremoval of skull base tumors and repair of skull base defectsIncludes new chapters on pathophysiology of rhinosinusitis, senseof smell, applied anatomy, the endoscopically assisted bimanual operatingtechnique, transorbital surgery, interdisciplinary teamwork, and more Offers online access to 34 videos of endoscopic surgical procedures and patientinterviews, for an excellent review and refresher Provides Information for Patients leaflets that can also bedownloadedFrom diagnosisand preoperative counseling to evidence-based procedures, complicationavoidance, and postoperative management, this book covers the gamut of topicsclinicians face in everyday practice. All otolaryngologists,neurosurgeons, and maxillofacial surgeons will find it essential when makingdiagnostic and treatment decisions involving the paranasal sinuses and skullbase.