Surgery of the Skin: Procedural Dermatology (3rd Revised edition)

Surgery of the Skin: Procedural Dermatology (3rd Revised edition)


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Master the latest medical and cosmetic procedures with Surgery of the Skin, the most comprehensive dermatological surgery resource available. Written from the surgeon's perspective, this medical reference book features step-by-step guidance on performing the most updated developments and cutting edge approaches across the entire spectrum of dermatologic surgery.Surgery of the Skin was awarded the prize. "Major Contribution - Book" Reviewed by the Romanian Medical Association, 2015 "Dermatologists, both experienced and inexperienced, along with residents and other doctors interested in cutaneous and aesthetic surgery will greatly benefit from referring to this book." Reviewed by Lisa Naysmith, Section Editor on behalf of Acta Dermato-Venereologica, March 2015 Improve surgical results and avoid pitfalls with expert, evidence-based guidance. Stay on the cutting edge with in-depth step-by-step descriptions of tumescent vertical vector facelifts, blepharoplasty, composite grafts, Botox treatments, soft tissue augmentation, management of dysplastic nevi and melanoma, and more. View immersive videos from an expanded library with more than 130 clips totaling over six hour's footage. Explore brand-new chapters on rejuvenation of the female external genitalia; hidradenitis suppurativa; and photoaging-related mottled pigmentation. Improve treatment outcomes for patients with skin of color and gain a truly global perspective of dermatologic surgery through an expanded contributor group of leading international experts. Master how to perform cutting-edge techniques across the entire spectrum of dermatologic surgery, including botulinum toxins; fillers; cryosurgery; flaps; grafting; scar revisions; lasers; face-lift techniques; blepharoplasty techniques; Mohs surgery; and more. Effectively manage a full range of complex disorders, such as vitiligo surgery, keloids, and leg ulcers, with a unique section devoted to these special procedures. Easily visualize complex procedures and concepts with more than 1,000 illustrations, photos, and graphics. Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, references, and videos from the book on a variety of devices. Master basic and highly advanced aesthetic and reconstructive techniques into your practice with comprehensive visual guidance

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PART ONE: BASIC SURGICAL CONCEPTS 1 Anatomy for Procedural Dermatology 2 Aseptic 3 Anesthesia and Analgesia 4 Instruments and Materials 5 Patient Evaluation, Informed Consent, Preoperative Assessment and Care 6 Antibiotics 7 Wound Healing 8 Wound Healing and its Impact on Dressings and Postoperative Care PART TWO: ESSENTIAL SURGICAL SKILLS 9 Electrosurgery, Electrocoagulation, Electrofulguration, Electrodesiccation, Electrosection, Electrocautery 10 Cryosurgery 11 Skin Biopsy Techniques 12 Incision, Draining, and Exteriorization Techniques 13 Suturing Materials, and Epidermal Closure Techniques 14 Complex Layered Facial Closures 15 Hemostasis 16 Ellipse, Ellipse Variations, and Dog-ear Repairs 17 Random Pattern Cutaneous Flaps 18 Axial Pattern Flaps 19 Skin Grafting 20 Scar Revision PART THREE: AESTHETIC SURGICAL PROCEDURES 21 Psychosocial Issues and the Cosmetic Surgery Patient 22 Evaluation and Management of the Aging Face 23 Soft Tissue Augmentation 24 Chemical Peels 25 Implants 26 Botulinum Toxins 27 Liposuction 28 Autologous Fat Transfer: Evolving Concepts and Techniques 29 Follicular Unit Hair Transplantation 30 Laser Hair Removal 31 Microdermabrasion and Dermabrasion 32 Laser Treatment of Tattoos and Pigmented Lesions 33 Energy-based Treatment of the Aging Face for Skin Resurfacing: Ablative and Non-ablative Lasers, Photodynamic Therapy of Photoaging and Actinic Damage 34 Laser and Light Treatment of Acquired and Congenital Vascular Lesions 35 Sclerotherapy of Varicose Veins 36 Endovenous Ablation Techniques with Ambulatory Phlebectomy for Varicose Veins 37 Minimum Incision Face Lift 38 Vertical Vector Face Lift with Local Anesthesia 39 Blepharoplasty and Brow Lift 40 Rejuvenation of the Neck Using Liposuction and Other Techniques PART FOUR: SPECIAL PROCEDURES 41 Keloid Management 42 Vitiligo Surgery 43 Management of Dysplastic Nevi and Melanomas 44 Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology 45 Leg Ulcer Management 46 Nail Surgery 47 Repair of the Split Earlobe, Ear Piercing, and Earlobe Reduction Sirunya Silapunt and Leonard H Goldberg PART FIVE: OFFICE-BASED SURGERY: PHYSICAL AND REGULATORY 48 Design of the Surgical Suite, Including Large Equipment and Monitoring Devices 49 Dermatology Office Accreditation

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780323260275
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 880
  • ID: 9780323260275
  • ISBN10: 0323260276
  • edition: 3rd Revised edition

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