Lasers in Aesthetic Surgery / Edition 1

Lasers in Aesthetic Surgery / Edition 1

by Gregory Keller
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0865778507

ISBN-13: 9780865778504

Pub. Date: 01/18/2001

Publisher: Thieme

This comprehensive reference covers all aspects of the use of lasers in facial plastic surgery, from basic science to surgical techniques. Introductory chapters provide complete coverage of different laser systems, laser safety, and laser physics. The majority of the book is devoted to presenting the use of lasers in skin resurfacing, treatment of vascular lesions,

Overview

This comprehensive reference covers all aspects of the use of lasers in facial plastic surgery, from basic science to surgical techniques. Introductory chapters provide complete coverage of different laser systems, laser safety, and laser physics. The majority of the book is devoted to presenting the use of lasers in skin resurfacing, treatment of vascular lesions, hair removal,
treatment of pigmented lesions and tattoos, and aesthetic surgery. Throughout,
you'll find expert commentary from surgeons at the forefront of the field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780865778504
Publisher:
Thieme
Publication date:
01/18/2001
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.20(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Selected Contents:

Foreword

Laser Physics; Laser Systems; Laser Safety;

Laser Skin Resurfacing:
Histopathology of Laser Resurfacing
Laser Resurfacing: preoperative, perioperative, and postoperative considerations
Laser Resurfacing: an Atlas

Other uses for CO2 lasers

Laser treatment of vascular lesions
Vascular lesion treatment: an Atlas

Laser Hair Removal
Laser Hair Removal: an Atlas

Laser Treatment of Pigmented Lesions and Tattoos: An Atlas
Treatment of Scars
Treatment of Stretch Marks

Photodynamic Therapy for Skin Cancer and other applications
Selective Photothermolysis

Aesthetic Surgical Uses of Lasers
Lasers and Rhytidectomy
Lasers and Blepharoplasty

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