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Botulinum Toxin in Facial Rejuvenation

Written by a top expert in the field, this resource introduces the reader to the pharmacology of botulinum toxin and describes and the entire range of techniques for its optimal administration—including safe handling, the selection and assessment of patients, potential complications and pitfalls, and asthetic techniques. It also provides comparative information on other modalities such as laser and hyaluronic acid, as well as potential risk factors, so readers can choose the best procedure for each patient. And, it discusses both forms of toxin currently available on the market - Botox and Dysport.

Audience
Ophthalmologists; Dermatologists; Plastic Surgeons

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Published: December 2003

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-7234-3349-1

Contents

  • CHAPTER 1 An Introduction to the use of the Botulinum Toxin


    CHAPTER 2 Pharmacology/Pharmacokinetics


    CHAPTER 3 Preparation and Storage


    CHAPTER 4 Patient Selection and Response


    CHAPTER 5 Complications and Principles of Use


    CHAPTER 6 Management of Crow's Feet


    CHAPTER 7 Management of Forehead Wrinkles and Frown


    CHAPTER 8 Treatment for Perioral Region and Scars


    CHAPTER 9 Other Indications


    CHAPTER 10 Good Cosmetic Practice


    CHAPTER 11 Other Solutions


    Bibliography


    Index

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