CSOM is one of the most prevalent diseases affecting various cultural and racial groups across the globe. As it is a public health problem with dangerous consequences, this book is focussed on the definition, microbiology, types of Chronic Otitis Media, its pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment options and intratemporal/extratemporal complications and thus serves as a quick guide for step by step approach in deep understanding of this disease.
This book will benefit young ENT surgeons to understand the minimum standard protocol of Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media, and also, guide them in their clinical practice, as this disease is a major health issue in our country.
Aditiya Saraf is an Otorhinolaryngologist working in Government Medical College, Jammu. He has completed his postgraduation in ENT and Head Neck Surgery from Government Medical College, Jammu. He contributes to the field of Otology and Rhinology with various paper presentations in National Conferences and research paper publications in PubMed/Scopus indexed journals.
Parmod Kalsotra is Professor and a very well known ENT surgeon in the UT of J&K. He has completed his postgraduation and senior residency from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. He has been guide to various postgraduate residents and specialises in the field of otology and head-neck surgery.