Publication Year: 2015
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Cobo, Roxana
Publisher: Thieme Medical Publishers
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 91
Written by leading plastic surgeons from five different continents across the globe, this facial plastic surgery reference gives readers the tools they need to successfully perform surgical and non-surgical procedures on patients of various ethnicities.
It includes sections on facial plastic surgery procedures performed on Latin, African, Asian, and Mediterranean/Middle Eastern patients, along with a final section on special topics such as fat grafting for mixed race patients and keloid treatments for dark skinned patients.
- More than 700 full-color illustrations clarify procedures presented in the text
- Covers all the major plastic and facial plastic surgery procedures performed on patients from different ethnic groups
The contributors to this textbook are experts from various regions of the world. The wealth of information provided reflects the needs of patients from diverse ethnic backgrounds and their unique concepts of beauty. Each contributor offers readers expert advice on how to approach different ethnic groups and what procedures best meet the needs of each group.