Acute Ear Emergencies
The emergency department is often the first port of call for a variety of ear, nose and throat (ENT) disorders. Although most of these conditions are benign, there are important critical ENT disorders that must be immediately recognised and managed. This chapter, divided as three subsections, attempts to discuss salient disorders from the perspective of the emergency physician.
KeywordsTympanic Membrane Facial Palsy Eustachian Tube Chronic Suppurative Otitis Medium Suppurative Otitis Medium