Comprehensive and Up-to-Date Coverage of TLM

New York, NY, August 12, 2015 –(– Edited by renowned experts, with contributions from leading authorities, Transoral Laser Microsurgery of Benign and Malignant Lesions, recently published by Thieme, provides comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of TLM for the treatment of benign lesions and malignant tumors of the oral cavity, pharynx, and larynx.

Accompanied by more than 300 exceptional illustrations, this text provides:

– Detailed descriptions of the surgical techniques for the different anatomical locations
– Discussions of potential complications, their incidence, and prevention and management
– Results of oncological outcomes, survival rates, organ preservation rates, and complication rates for each anatomical subsite, and comparable results with alternative treatment modalities
– Advice on postoperative management, rehabilitation, and adjuvant therapy

This state-of-the-art book is an invaluable resource for surgeons because it covers not only the equipment and surgical aspects but, very importantly for decision making, it also provides site-specific evidence for the use of TLM in the treatment of benign disorders and malignant disease, even at advanced stages.

Transoral Laser Microsurgery of Benign and Malignant Lesions
Thieme Publishers, New York/Stuttgart. 2015
324 pp, 324 illustrations
ISBN: 9783131723918
eBook – Available from, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
eISBN: 9783131724113

About the Authors
Manuel Bernal-Sprekelsen, MD, PhD, is Professor, University of Barcelona, and Director, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain.

Isabel Vilaseca, MD, PhD, is Professor, University of Barcelona, Physician, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, and Director, ENT Surgical Oncology Section, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain.

About Thieme
Thieme Publishing Group is a medical and scientific publishing house employing more than 900 staff and maintaining offices in seven cities, including New York, Delhi, Rio and Stuttgart, Germany. Founded in 1886, the Thieme name has become synonymous with high quality and excellence in online and print publishing. Thieme publishes 150 peer-reviewed journals and more than 450 new books annually. The company has a rapidly growing array of web-based products in medicine and science. State-of-the-art online products include eNeurosurgery, eOrthopaedics, eOtolaryngology, eSpine, Medlantis, Thieme eJournals, Thieme Electronic Book Library, and the medical student website and Thieme Teaching Assistant, an innovative web-based platform for faculty. For more information about Thieme, please visit
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