TITLE

CURRENT MANAGEMENT OF EPISTAXIS

AUTHOR(S)
Levin, William J.; Wilson, Gabriel R.
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Cortlandt Forum;03/25/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p93
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the methods of managing epistaxis. Common causes and mechanisms of epistaxis; Connection between epistaxis and hypertension; Precautions that should be taken before examining a patient with epistaxis; Medications needed; Medical equipment required for the nasal examination.
ACCESSION #
4305675

 

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