Atlas of Cosmetic Surgery / Edition 1

Atlas of Cosmetic Surgery / Edition 1

by Michael S. Kaminer, Jeffrey S. Dover, Kenneth A. Arndt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721684130

ISBN-13: 9780721684130

Pub. Date: 09/27/2001

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Leading experts present authoritative, richly illustrated, hands-on guidance on performing a broad range of cosmetic surgical procedures. They explore everything from facial techniques involving laser resurfacing, chemical peeling, blepharoplasty, and face lifts to hair transplantation, hair removal, laser treatment of brown and red lesions, and liposuction. An

Overview

Leading experts present authoritative, richly illustrated, hands-on guidance on performing a broad range of cosmetic surgical procedures. They explore everything from facial techniques involving laser resurfacing, chemical peeling, blepharoplasty, and face lifts to hair transplantation, hair removal, laser treatment of brown and red lesions, and liposuction. An abundance of high-quality clinical photographs, combined with crisp 2-color illustrations, demonstrate how to proceed and what outcomes to expect.

• Presents a thorough review of each procedure followed by a step-by-step description of how the procedure should be performed
• Includes extensive information on how to perform laser procedures such as laser hair removal, laser treatment of vascular lesions, and more
• Explores the management of the aging face as well as hair transplantation
• Features detailed guidance on how to perform liposuction and Botox injections
• Examines a wide spectrum of conditions that can benefit from cosmetic surgery
• Includes chapters on photoaging and the psychosocial elements of cosmetic surgery
• Discusses patient selection, pre- and post-operative care, and how to avoid complications
• Provides a literature review at the beginning of each chapter and extensive references at the end of each chapter
• 400 full-colour illustrations

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721684130
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
09/27/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
476
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.18(h) x 0.98(d)

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Table of Contents

I. EVALUATION OF THE COSMETIC SURGERY PATIENT

The History of Cosmetic Surgery
• The History of Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery

Evaluation of the Aging Face
• Photoaging
• Beauty and Society
• Psychosocial Issues and Their Relevance to the Cosmetic Surgery patient

II. ANESTHESIA

Local and Regional
• Office Based Sedation and Monitoring
• Post Operative Pain and Nausea Management

III. COSMETIC SURGERY PROCEDURES AND TECHNIQUES

Topical Skin Care
• Lasers in the Treatment of Vascular Lesions
• Lasers in the Treatment of Pigmented Lesions
• Laser Hair Removal
• Liposuction
• Botulinum A Exotoxin Injections for Photoaging and
• Glycolic Acid and Chemical Peels
• Laser Resurfacing Techniques
• Blepharoplasty
• Facelift Procedures and Jowl Management
• Endoscopic Brow Lifts
• Leg Vein Management: Sclerotherapy, Ambulatory Phlebectomy and Laser Surgery
• Scar Management: Keloid, Hypertrophic, Atrophic and Acne Scars

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