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.
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.
From USA TODAY Bestselling Author and seven time Amazon All Star Author:Planning on having a little "work" done? What if after the facelift you looked like a lot of other women in the area?Could you murder the plastic surgeon who did the work?Someone in the wealthy Palm Springs area murdered the plastic surgeon, but who? Was it one of his former patients disappointed with the result of a facelift? An associate, jealous of the doctor's success, and who wanted more money so he could buy a bigger yacht? His administrative assistant who had spent the last twenty years of her life hopelessly in love with him? His wife, because he'd decided to divorce her? Or even his ex-wife, who had custody of their children, and would inherit a lot of money if he was dead?With so many persons of interest, what's needed in this case is a psychic, and fortunately the police detective's sister-in-law, Laura, is one of the best. Join Police Detective Jeff Combis, his wife, Marty, who happened to be in the process of appraising the doctor's antique Shaker furniture collection when he was murdered, and Laura, as they try to determine who killed the doctor.As always, plenty of food, recipes, and dogs. Enjoy!
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.
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.
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 lectures across all 6 volumes. Bonus material that includes additional text, images, and videos helps you improve your mastery of the latest techniques.Lead editor Peter C. Neligan creates a cohesive tone throughout the chapters and content across all 6 volumes. Easily find the answers you need with an organization that features separate volumes covering Principles • Aesthetic • Craniofacial and Pediatric Plastic Surgery • Lower Extremity, Trunk and Burns • Breast • and Hand and Upper Extremity. 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.50 new video lectures and editor-narrated Power Point 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 autologous lipofilling of the breast. Each easily readable, individual volume is a standalone comprehensive text full of salient and applicable anatomy and techniques. Aesthetic content has been completely updated by acclaimed editor Peter Rubin; the Breast volume has been completely reworked by editor Maurice Nahabedian, and now covers all aesthetic and reconstructive procedures. Bonus online material includes additional text, images, and over 200 procedural videos. Principles volume covers: Digital Technology in Plastic Surgery; Repair and Grafting Fat and Adipose Tissue; and Lymphedema: Pathophysiology and basic science. Aesthetic volume covers: Facelift - The Male Patient; Autologous Buttocks Augmentation with Purse String Gluteoplasty; Buttock Shaping with Fat Grafting and Liposuction; and Energy-based devices for body contouring. 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; Gynecomastia surgery; Radiation therapy in the setting of breast reconstruction; and Surgical management of post-mastectomy lymphedema. 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. Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, images, videos, tables and references from the book on a variety of devices.
Grabb and Smith’s Plastic Surgery has long been considered the premier reference for plastic surgery residents and practitioners. So it should be no surprise that for this 7th edition major steps have been taken to completely revise and refresh its content. As always, this single-volume reference covers all major areas of plastic and reconstructive surgery, including pediatric issues. But updates in this latest edition include a complete reworking of the section on the Hand, an expansion of the dermatology coverage, a new section on body contouring, and 11 new chapters; Principles of Awake Sedation, Otoplasty, Congenital Anomalies of the Breast, Brachioplasty and Upper Trunk Contouring, Principles of Plastic Surgery after Massive Weight Loss, Anesthetic Techniques in the Upper Extremity; Management of Mutiliating Injuries of the Upper Extremity, Hand Tumors, Vascular Disorders of the Upper Limb, Management of the Burned Hand, and Rheumatoid Arthritis and Atypical Arthritic Conditions of the Hand.
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.
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.