Publication Year: 2010
Authors/Editor: Thomas, J. Regan
Publisher: People's Medical Publishing House--USA LTD
Sixty-seven chapters, each written by a nationally recognized facial plastic surgeon detailing his or her own clinical techniques and practices, cover the full spectrum of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery.
With each chapter generously illustrated with superb clinical and surgical photos and numerous detailed case study photos, this text will be of great value to experienced surgeons and as a teaching tool for resident level physicians.
There is comprehensive coverage of the fundamentals -- including wound healing, anatomy and physiology of the skin, clinical photography, suture materials and techniques, facial incisions/excisions and anesthesia; correction of congenital abnormalities; aesthetic and functional rhinoplasty -- 13 chapters including the Asian nose and African-American nose; facial aesthetic surgery -- all cosmetic procedures with the latest techniques in hair restoration; adjunctive aesthetic facial techniques -- including laser, dermabrasion, chemical peels, and injections; and reconstructive surgery melanomas, cutaneous malignancies, nasal defects, keloid scars, tissue expansion, skin grafts, flaps, and scar revision and camouflage surgery.
Advanced Therapy in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery