Plastic Surgery Secrets―the first Secrets Series® title in the PLUS format―offers an easy-to-read, information-at-your-fingertips approach to plastic and reconstructive surgery and hand surgery. Jeffrey Weinzweig has joined forces with world-renowned plastic surgeons Joseph McCarthy, Julia Terzis, Joseph Upton, Fernando Ortiz-Monasterio, and Luis Vasconez, and others to bring you the expert perspective you need to grasp the nuances of this specialty. This new edition features an additional color that highlights tables, legends, key terms, section and chapter titles, and web references. All this, along with the popular question-and answer approach and list of the "Top 100 Plastic Surgery Secrets," make it a perfect concise board review tool and a handy clinical reference.Maintains the popular and trusted Secrets Series® format, using questions and short answers for effective and enjoyable learning. Provides the most current overview and authoritative coverage of all topics thanks to contributions from an impressive list of over 300 experts in the field of plastic surgery and multiple related specialties. Introduces the new PLUS format, with an expanded size and layout and full color for easier review, more information, and more visual elements for an overall enhanced experience. Presents enhanced tables, legends, key terms, and section and chapter titles through the use of an additional color that makes finding information quick and easy. Contains new full color images and illustrations to provide more detail and offer a clearer picture of what is seen in practice.
Comprehensive in scope, the 6-volume Plastic Surgery, 4th edition returns as the ultimate knowledge source in this most challenging of surgical specialties. It’s been completely revised to meet the demands of the trainee and practicing plastic surgeon, featuring brand-new color clinical photos, procedural videos, and video lectures across all six volumes. Bonus material that includes additional text, images, and videos helps you improve your mastery of the latest techniques.Each easily readable, individual volume is a standalone comprehensive text full of salient and applicable anatomy and techniques. Bonus online material includes additional text, images, and over 150 procedural videos. Lead editor Peter C. Neligan creates a cohesive tone throughout the chapters and content across all 6 volumes. Evidence-based advice from a diverse collection of experts allows you to apply the very latest advances in every area of plastic surgery and ensure optimal outcomes. Easily find the answers you need with an organization that features separate volumes covering Principles • Aesthetic • Craniofacial, Head and Neck Surgery and Pediatric Plastic Surgery • Lower Extremity, Trunk and Burns • Breast • and Hand and Upper Extremity. Principles volume covers: Digital technology in plastic surgery; Repair and grafting of fat and adipose tissue; Stem cell therapy and tissue engineering; and Treatment of Lymphedema Aesthetic volume covers: Facelift - The male patient; Energy-based devices for body contouring; Autologous gluteal flaps for augmentation and preservation of gluteal contour; Buttock shaping with fat grafting and liposuction; and Essential elements of patient safety in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, just to name a few. Craniofacial and Pediatric Plastic Surgery volume covers: Computerised surgical planning in orthognathic surgery; Computerised surgical planning in craniofacial, head and neck surgery; and Rotation advancement. Breast volume covers: Device considerations in breast augmentation, breast implant-associated anaplastic large-cell lymphoma, surgical management of post-mastectomy lymphedema, gynecomastia surgery, and radiation therapy in the setting of breast reconstruction. Lower Extremity, Trunk and Burns volume covers: Lymphedema microsurgery; Transgender surgery; and Skin grafting and reconstructive surgery for burns. Hand and Upper Extremity volume covers: Pediatric and adult hand surgery; Nerve transfers; Tendon repair; and Functional prosthetics. Purchase one volume individually or own the entire set, with the ability to search across all six volumes online!More than 50 new video lecture presentations offer a step-by-step audio-visual walkthrough of techniques and procedures across all volumes. Brand-new videos cover such groundbreaking procedures as face transplant surgery; lymphedema surgery; bariatric surgery and lipoabdominoplasty and buttock augmentation; and much more. Aesthetic content has been completely updated by acclaimed editor, J. Peter Rubin; the Breast volume has been completely reworked by editor Maurice Nahabedian, and now covers all aesthetic and reconstructive breast procedures. Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, images, videos, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
Review of Plastic Surgery, by Dr. Donald W. Buck II, provides essential information on more than 40 topics found on in-service, board, and MOC exams, as well as the challenges you face in everyday practice. Using a streamlined, highly illustrated format, it efficiently covers all of the material you need to know – from basic science to clinical knowledge in plastic surgery, including subspecialty topics. The high-yield format means that you’ll spend more time mastering important information and less time searching for it.Zero in on more than 40 essential topics found on in-service, board, and certifying exams in plastic surgery. Test your mastery of the material with self-assessment sections that mimic questions encountered on board exams. Clearly visualize key content thanks to superb, full-color illustrations throughout. Find and retain important information that’s presented in a concise, high-yield manner – through bulleted text, detailed illustrations, and easy-to-digest lists.
Discover Whether Plastic Surgery Is Right For YouPlastic surgery isn’t just for movie stars and millionaires anymore.Today, it’s more acceptable and accessible than ever before. Butwhether you’re a mom who wants your pre-pregnancy body back oryou just want to look as young as you feel, educating yourself on theplastic surgery process is vital.Experienced plastic surgeon Dr. Darshan Shah knows the intricaciesof plastic surgery procedures and now, in Making the Cut, he offersinsight and guidance for those interested in transforming their bodyand life. Split into two distinct parts, the book explains what you mustconsider before plastic surgery and delves into a variety of plasticsurgery procedures, such as facial procedures, tummy tucks, andbreast lifts. You’ll learn how to prepare for and what to expect fromyour surgery, so that you can increase your likelihood of an incrediblysuccessful outcome.Dr. Shah has witnessed firsthand the power of plastic surgery inchanging lives. After a successful procedure, patients feel confidentand ready to take on the world. But in order to reach that happyending, you need to get informed about what you can do to drasticallyincrease your chances of success. By doing so, you can join themillions of other people all over the world who have improved theirlives through plastic surgery.
The first and only pocket-sized, practical manual on plastic surgery, The Michigan Manual of Plastic Surgery is written by residents in the University of Michigan’s renowned plastic surgery training program. This multidisciplinary review features contributions from senior residents in related fields including general surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, otolaryngology, orthopaedics, neurosurgery, and urology.Features: Easy-to-follow outline format covers the full range of clinical problems commonly encountered by plastic surgeons. Core content addresses fundamental principles and techniques, skin and soft tissue lesions, head and neck, facial reconstruction, craniofacial, aesthetic surgery, breast, hand and upper extremities, trunk, lower extremities, genitalia, and burns. Interdisciplinary versatility makes the handbook ideal for medical students and surgical residents seeking clinical consultations and pre-, intra-, and postoperative care. Additionally, the review provides a quick consult for practitioners whose work interacts with plastic and reconstructive surgery, as well as for those preparing for the in-service and written board examinations. NEW to the Second Edition… New full-color illustrations improve visual learning and enhance retention of key concepts. Carefully selected topics correspond to topics on plastic surgery in-service and specialty Board examinations. Helpful icons highlight material covered on the In-Service Board Exam.
This high-yield, compact review book covers all topics that appear on the exams that lead to initial certification and recertification by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Topics are presented in outline format to facilitate quick review and recall of information.Key Features:Focuses only on what residents, fellows, and practicing plastic surgeons need to know to score well and pass their exams, helping them make efficient use of study timeWritten in a style similar to a cheat sheet, with buzzwords, mnemonics, diagrams, drawings, tables, and bullet pointsEach chapter has been reviewed by experts in plastic surgery, ensuring that the information is current and accurateResidents, fellows, and practicing plastic surgeons will find this book to be an invaluable resource throughout their training and careers.
Presenting essential topics in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery, this second edition of the bestselling Essentials of Plastic Surgery has been totally revised and updated to reflect substantial advances in this dynamic specialty.Coverage includes aesthetic surgery, face lift, neck lift, fillers, and breast augmentation along with reconstructive topics such as wound healing and microsurgery. This edition contains the work of many new contributors as well as several new chapters, including:Fundamentals of Perforator FlapsVascularized Composite Allografts and Transplant ImmunologyNegative Pressure Wound TherapySurgical Treatment of Migraine HeadachesFace TransplantationAugmentation-MastopexyNipple-Areolar ReconstructionFoot UlcersLymphedemaDistal Radius FracturesHand TransplantationFacial AnalysisFat GraftingThis second edition retains its seven-part structure as well as the familiar bullet point style, format, and pocket size that made the first edition so successful. References have been updated and significant additions have been made to graphics, including tables, charts, and illustrations. An eBook version is included with the print book.
The illustrations are in superb quality colour (as expected from this publisher), whether as diagrams, clinical photographs or cadaver dissection images. This is a very good basic science reference book for any surgeon in the field of head and neck -- The Journal of Laryngology & OtologyAlthough the writing is both meticulous and comprehensive, the true strength of the book is the illustrations and dissections, which aid in giving the reader a great background into the realm of anatomy of the head and neck. -- Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeryAnatomy for Plastic Surgery of the Face, Head, and Neck details the complex regional anatomy of the face, head and neck, providing plastic surgery and otolaryngology residents with a solid anatomical knowledge base. There are many danger zones involved in operating on the head and neck, and the detailed knowledge of anatomy that readers gain from this reference will help them avoid the surgical mishaps that often result in patient disfigurement.Key Features:Complex regional anatomy of the head and neck detailed with drawings, intraoperative photos and radiologic imagesOnline access to videos in which authors walk readers through the anatomy of the face, head and neckCovers the latest anatomical topics, including arterial supply of the facial skin and sensory nerves of the head and neckThis excellent anatomical reference will be read cover to cover by young plastic surgeons and otolaryngologists, as well as residents in these specialties. More experienced surgeons will refer to it whenever they need to learn about an unfamiliar area of the head and neck.
The second edition of this detailed guide to the diagnosis and treatment of common plastic surgery emergencies includes updated clinical information on the most common emergency situations. This book gives plastic surgeons, as well as any physicians who may encounter emergency plastic surgery issues, the basic skills they need to effectively treat their patients and to ultimately be successful in their practice.Key Features of the Second Edition:New chapter covering sternal woundsEasy-to-follow color diagrams demonstrating key procedures and full-color photographs for rapid diagnosisPlastic Surgery Emergencies is an indispensable resource for clinicians, residents, and trainees in plastic surgery. It is also ideal for all emergency room personnel, including ER physicians, physicians' assistants, and nurse practitioners, as well as family practice physicians.