Home > Books > Flaps: Practical Reconstructive Surgery
Flaps: Practical Reconstructive Surgery
View PDF

Flaps: Practical Reconstructive Surgery

Publication Year: 2017
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Shokrollahi, Kayvan; Whitaker, Iain S.; Nahai, Foad
Publisher: Thieme Medical Publishers
ISBN: 978-1-604-06715-6
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 98
  • Description
  • Details
  • Also Recommended

Written by pioneering, world-renowned flap surgeons, this is the quintessential manual on the use of reconstructive flaps - with detailed, easy-to-follow instructions.

Overview chapters on each major anatomical area provide a general approach to reconstruction, with detailed tutorials on workhorse flaps in the A to Z section. The didactic text is enhanced with high quality operative photographs, illustrations, and videos, resulting in a resource that enables integration of these techniques into surgical practice.

Key highlights:
- Progressive intraoperative photos and superb illustrations guide the reader through safe and efficacious flap approaches
- Planning and decision-making chapters cover basic principles, microsurgery, imaging, and an overview of current options
- Flaps section details the multivariate usages of microsurgical flaps, pedicled flaps, perforator flaps, and more
- Videos focus on the anatomy and basic principles of technique for a range of common flaps further delineating and simplifying flap surgery for the practitioner
- The Masterclasses section is packed with state of the art innovations, personal experience, and insights on managing challenging reconstructions

This book is an essential reference for practicing and trainee surgeons in general and specialized surgical disciplines. Plastic and reconstructive, trauma/burn, orthopaedic, otolaryngology-head and neck, and maxillofacial surgeons will greatly benefit from this comprehensive resource.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Thieme Medical Publishers
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Shokrollahi, Kayvan; Whitaker, Iain S.; Nahai, Foad
  • ISBN: 978-1-604-06715-6
  • Specialty:
    Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 704
  • Illustrations: 1480
  • Year: 2017
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 98

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Biomedical Research Grants - UberResearch Searchable database of awarded research funding that includes more than 600,000 indexed records. Allows researchers to instantly uncover the funders and dollars going to their discipline and plan their grant outreach accordingly.
JOTM
Evidence-Based Medicine Reviews (EBMR) A definitive resource for electronic information in the evidence based medicine movement that combines the most trusted resources into a single, fully-searchable database.
JOTM
Journal of Urology® Official Journal of the American Urological Association (AUA), the journal brings solid coverage of the clinically relevant content needed to stay at the forefront of the dynamic field of urology.
JOTM
Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care A forum for nurses and health care professionals who care for and treat individuals infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. Offers the latest in health care delivery, program implementation, research analysis and application.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Acute Care Surgery, 2nd Edition
Updated with more illustrations and brand-new chapters that reflect the growth and advances in the field, this edition features an editorial board drawn from the ranks of trauma surgery, emergency surgery, and critical care surgery.

Manual of Cardiovascular Medicine, 5th Edition
Using a practical, outline format, this best-selling title presents evidence-based approaches to cardiovascular diagnosis, diseases, and treatment – perfect for daily practice or exam preparation.