Focusing on the clinical information that must be mastered for success on oral board exams, Plastic Surgery Case Review presents 50 case studies, each of which highlights a specific topic that is frequently covered in the oral boards. It contains short, high-yield chapters that are designed to serve as a thorough yet quick review of pertinent information that physicians will encounter in the examination.Key Features:Each chapter begins with a case study that is modeled after the oral boards. Each case study includes: a description of the case and the work-up for similar scenarios, a discussion of treatment options, complications, and critical errors to avoidHigh-quality color illustrations throughoutChapters are organized in bullet-point format, making the book quick and easy to readThis book will be an essential resource for plastic surgeons, residents, fellows, and other trainees studying for the oral board exams and a useful guide for plastic surgeons preparing for operative cases.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Intelligent Answers and Essential Advice from a World-Renowned Plastic Surgeon From reality shows to celebrity gossip magazines, it seems everyone is talking about plastic surgery. But how do you know if it's right for you, and how can you get the best results? The Smart Woman's Guide to Plastic Surgery cuts through the media hype and gives you real answers on the most popular procedures, including what to ask surgeons during consultations, possible risks, how to plan and pay for surgery, and how to speed physical and emotional recovery. Whether you're considering breast augmentation, a tummy tuck, or a facelift, this book will help you: Get the best results from any procedure Ensure a safe and speedy recovery Protect yourself from dangerous procedures Prepare for hidden costs and fees
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.
The most comprehensive beauty book ever written on how to improve female attractiveness, with over 1,000 scientific studies referenced.No woman should ever feel inferior because of the way she looks; every single woman is beautiful. A plain woman is like a diamond in the rough that just needs polishing, and with plastic surgery, makeup, styling, and training, any woman can be a perfect 10.False statements:1. You can't make a plain person attractive2. You can't change bone structure3. You can't take more than 10 years off a face"I broke all three rules and set a new world record." - Cindy JacksonThe book explains how every woman can improve her outer beauty and inner beauty. Although some individuals deem certain women to be unappealing and unapproachable, the book confirms that there are no ugly women; there are only women who do not know how to look pretty.