Manual of Tumescent Liposculpture and Laser Cosmetic Surgery: Including the Weekend Alternative to the Facelift / Edition 1

Manual of Tumescent Liposculpture and Laser Cosmetic Surgery: Including the Weekend Alternative to the Facelift / Edition 1

by William R. Cook, Cook, Kim K. Cook, Kim K. Cook
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781719879

ISBN-13: 9780781719872

Pub. Date: 06/28/1999

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781719872
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
06/28/1999
Pages:
217
Product dimensions:
10.00(w) x 7.00(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

Prefacexiii
Acknowledgmentsxv
Chapter 1.Establishing A Cosmetic Surgery Practice1
Training Requirements1
Office Facility and Accreditation2
Staffing4
Tools and Equipment4
Chapter 2.Attracting Suitable Patients11
Attracting Patients to the Practice11
Patient Selection12
Points to Remember in Selecting Patients for Tumescent Liposculpture13
The Ideal Patient14
Patients to Avoid14
Contraindications15
Chapter 3.Initial Consultation for Tumescent Liposculpture17
Evaluating the Patient17
Weight Factor17
Skin Tone18
Medical History19
Physical Examination and Body Analysis19
Chapter 4.Preoperative Visit For Tumescent Liposculpture21
Goals of the Preoperative Visit21
Physical Examination29
Laboratory Studies30
Medications30
Photography31
Surgical Garment32
Final Review32
Chapter 5.Tumescent Anesthesia33
Goals of Tumescent Anesthesia34
Use of Tumescent Solution35
Formulating the Tumescent Solution38
Preinfiltration Anesthesia39
Lidocaine Dosage Limit39
Lidocaine Levels and Toxicity40
Checklist for Tumescent Anesthesia40
Chapter 6.Ultrasonic Liposculpture43
Internal versus External Ultrasound44
Intraoperative External Ultrasonic Liposculpture44
Postoperative External Ultrasound46
Chapter 7.Surgical Procedure for Tumescent Liposculpture49
Day of Surgery49
Marking the Skin50
Incision Sites51
Heparin Lock53
Intraoperative Monitoring53
Sedation53
Infusion of the Tumescent Anesthetic Solution54
Intraoperative Pretreatment with Ultrasound57
Liposculpture Procedure57
Endpoint58
Closure59
Chapter 8.Postoperative Period for Tumescent Liposculpture61
Discharge61
After Discharge62
Postoperative Follow-up64
Postoperative Sequelae and Complications65
Chapter 9.The Cook Weekend Alternative to the Facelift: Liposculpture of the Face, Neck, and Jowls with Dermal Laser Resurfacing69
Preoperative Evaluation70
Summary of Surgical Procedure72
Operative Procedure73
Postoperative Considerations80
Results86
Chapter 10.Liposculpture of the Abdomen, Flanks, Waist, and Infrascapular Area: Three Dimensional Tumescent Liposculpture89
Preoperative Evaluation90
Surgical Procedure91
Postoperative Considerations96
Results98
Chapter 11.Liposculpture of the Flanks, Thighs, and Buttocks: Three Dimensional Tumescent Liposculpture105
Preoperative Evaluation106
Surgical Procedure109
Postoperative Considerations115
Results118
Chapter 12.Liposculpture of the Posterior Thighs121
Preoperative Evaluation122
Surgical Procedure122
Postoperative Considerations124
Chapter 13.Liposculpture of the Anterior Thighs, Medial Thighs, and Knees127
Surgical Procedure129
Postoperative Considerations135
Results138
Chapter 14.Liposculpture of the Calves and Ankles139
Preoperative Evaluation139
Surgical Procedure140
Postoperative Care142
Chapter 15.Liposculpture of the Arms, Axillary Folds, and Dowager's Hump143
Preoperative Evaluation144
Surgical Procedure145
Postoperative Considerations149
Results151
Chapter 16.Liposculpture of the Male Breasts153
Preoperative Evaluation153
Surgical Procedure154
Postoperative Considerations157
Results157
Chapter 17.Laser Blepharoplasty159
Surgical Use of the Pulsed CO[subscript 2] Laser159
Preoperative Evaluation160
Preoperative Marking161
Surgical Procedure163
Postoperative Considerations169
Results169
Chapter 18.Skin Resurfacing and Body Peels173
Resurfacing the Nonfacial Skin173
Preoperative Evaluation174
Procedures175
Postoperative Considerations180
Results181
Chapter 19.Putting it All Together187
Achieving Optimal Results187
Appendix.Partial Directory of Liposculpture Apparatus Manufacturers189
Bibliography193
Subject Index205

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