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      Olfaction and Odours 

      McCartney, William (Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 1968)
      If we possessed a true, well established and undoubted theory concerning the function of the nerves in the human body, the principles of smell would be much easier to understand. So far, we do not know for certain whether ...
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      Olfaction 

      Amoore, J. E.; Beets, M. G. J.; Davies, J. T.; Engen, T.; Garcia, J.; Gesteland, R. C.; Graziadei, P. P. C.; Kaissling, K.-E.; Koelling, R. A.; LeMagnen, J.; MacLeod, P.; Moulton, D. G.; Mozell, M. M.; Ottoson, D. (Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 1971)
      Olfaction is involved intimately in two of the most basic functions of animals: food intake and reproduction. There are also many other involvements of olfaction in animal behavior, not the least being communication. The ...
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      Endoscopy of the Paranasal Sinuses 

      Draf, Wolfgang (Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 1983)
      The exponential explosion of diagnostic techniques that is the hallmark of Twentieth Century medicine often makes us forget that the human perceptual senses are still the simplest, most reliable, and most readily available ...
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      Ontogeny of Olfaction 

      Breipohl, Winrich; Apfelbach, Raimund (Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 1986)
      The impacts of specifically experienced external and internal environments upon phylogenetically established pathways of ontogenetic development seem to be responsible for the intra-species variation of organisms. Therefore ...
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      High-Resolution Computed Tomography of the Paranasal Sinuses and Pharynx and Related Regions 

      Maatman, Gertrude (Springer, Dordrecht, 1986)
      Computed tomography is presently reaching maturity with its high-resolution reconstruction programs, as a result of which conventional tomography has definitely been surpassed. High-resolution computed tomo­ graphy does ...
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      Diagnostic Imaging of the Nose and Paranasal Sinuses 

      Lloyd, Glyn A. S. (Springer, London, 1988)
      In the past two decades the radiological investigation and imaging of paranasal sinus disease has been revolutionised by the introduction of two new techniques: magnetic resonance and computerised tomography. These have ...
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      Surgery of the Sellar Region and Paranasal Sinuses 

      Samii, M. (Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 1991)
      The sellar region and paranasal sinuses constitute the anatomical sections of the skull base in which pathological entities warrant interdisciplinary management. Processes originating in the paranasal sinuses can reach and ...
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      Science of Olfaction 

      Serby, Michael J.; Chobor, Karen L. (Springer, New York, NY, 1992)
      A book such as this one necessarily entails the effort of many individuals. Its first seed was a workshop in 1988 that one of us (K. L. C. ) designed and directed at the City University of New York Graduate Center as part ...
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      Sensors and Sensory Systems for an Electronic Nose 

      Gardner, Julian W.; Bartlett, Philip N. (Springer, Dordrecht, 1992)
      Sensors and Sensory Systems for an Electronic Nose reviews the current state of progress in the development of an electronic instrument capable of olfaction. The instrument -- the so-called electronic nose -- has enormous ...
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      Olfaction and Taste XI 

      Kurihara, Kenzo; Suzuki, Noriyo; Ogawa, Hisashi (Springer, Tokyo, 1994)
      In this compendium of current studies on olfaction and taste - the most comprehensive yet to appear in this series - the chemical senses are elucidated from points of view ranging from anatomy, electrophysiology, molecular ...
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      Endoscopic Anatomy of the Paranasal Sinuses 

      Hechl, Peter S.; SetliffIII, Reuben C.; Tschabitscher, Manfred (Springer, Vienna, 1997)
      For the beginner or for the accomplished sinus surgeon, mastering the anatomy of the lateral nasal wall is an ongoing challenge. Even though there are excellent standard anatomical references and equally outstanding sinus ...
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      Rhinitis: Immunopathology and Pharmacotherapy 

      Raeburn, David; Giembycz, Mark A. (Birkhäuser Basel, 1997)
      Continuing the Respiratory Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy series, this volume explores the pathophysiology and therapy of rhinitis. The volume is introduced by a chapter describing the normal anatomy and physiology of ...
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      Micro-endoscopic Surgery of the Paranasal Sinuses and the Skull Base 

      Stamm, Aldo Cassol; Draf, Wolfgang (Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2000)
      The diagnosis and treatment of the diseases of the nose, paranasal sinuses and skull base have changed dramatically in the past few years, transforming rhinol­ ogy in one of most exciting and attractive medical fields. The ...
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      Diagnosis and Treatment of Uncomplicated Acute Sinusitis in Children (Supplement) 

      Lau, Joseph; Ioannidis, John P; Wald, Ellen R (Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (US), 2000)
      This report evaluates and analyzes the existing evidence for the diagnosis and treatment of acute uncomplicated sinusitis in children.
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      The Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Sinuses 

      Navarro, João A. C.; Navarro, João de Lima; Navarro, Paulo de Lima (Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2001)
      The evolution of microscopic and endoscopic surgery of the nose was made possible due to the detailed knowledge acquired by anatomists and surgeons on the macro- and microanatomy of this region. Unveiling the complex ...
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      Management of Allergic and Nonallergic Rhinitis 

      Long, Aidan; McFadden, Caroline; DeVine, Deirdre; Chew, Priscilla; Kupelnick, Bruce; Lau, Joseph (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US), 2002)
      This report synthesizes the available evidence on the diagnosis of allergic and nonallergic rhinitis, the question of whether differentiating allergic from nonallergic rhinitis is important, the efficacy of treatments in ...
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      Management of Allergic Rhinitis in the Working-Age Population 

      McCrory, Douglas C; Williams, John W; Dolor, Rowena J; Kolimaga, Jane T; Reed, Shelby; Sundy, John; Witsell, David L (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US), 2003)
      This report assesses the evidence on how allergic rhinitis affects costs and work performance in working-age populations; the effectiveness of environmental measures, immunotherapy, and combination pharmacologic therapies; ...
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      Electronic Noses & Sensors for the Detection of Explosives 

      Gardner, Julian W.; Yinon, Jehuda (Springer, Dordrecht, 2004)
      It begins with a review of the basic principles of an electronic nose and explores possible ways in which the detection limit of conventional electronic nose technology can be reduced to the level required for the trace ...
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      Rhinologic and Sleep Apnea Surgical Techniques 

      Kountakis, Stilanos E.; Önerci, Metin (Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2007)
      As technology advances, practicing or training otolaryngologists register in educational courses to refresh their surgical skills and stay abreast of these changes. While information is becoming available in several journals, ...
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      The Neurobiology of Olfaction 

      Menini, Anna (Frontiers in Neuroscience, 2010)
      The common belief is that human smell perception is much reduced compare to other mammals, so that whatever abilities are uncovered and investigated in animal research would have little significance for humans. However, ...