Publication Year: 2009
Authors/Editor: Horn, David; Hebda, Patricia; Gosain, Arun; Friedman, Craig
Publisher: People's Medical Publishing House--USA LTD
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 83
This unique textbook focuses exclusively on wound healing of the face and neck, integrating scientific principle with state-of-the-art clinical precept.
Detailed, step-by-step surgical techniques demonstrate the best methods of repair of tissue. Contemporary healing concepts encompass the structures of the skin, cartilage, bone, nerve, oral mucosa, middle ear mucosa, and airway mucosa.
The book benefits from the diverse backgrounds and expertise of each of its authors bringing the reader new insights to the question of why some facial and neck wounds heal satisfactorily and others do not. Dr. Hom suggests a holistic approach to surgery of the face and neck that includes the healing process. Future directions for wound healing of the face and neck are also illuminated.
Essential Tissue Healing of the Face and Neck