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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.

Ophthalmologists; Dermatologists; Plastic Surgeons


Published: December 2003

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-7234-3349-1


  • 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




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