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Current Therapy in Plastic Surgery

Leading experts from all areas of plastic surgery detail the most current and effective therapeutic options for the full range of aesthetic and reconstructive challenges in the face, body, and extremities. They zero in on the succinct, detailed, and practical guidance needed to select the best approach for each situation, implement it effectively, avoid pitfalls and complications, and produce the most satisfying outcomes.

Audience
Plastic Surgeons, Residents in Plastic Surgery

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Published: December 2005

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-7216-0000-0

Contents

  • I. PRINCIPLES

    1. Plastic Surgery Strategies
    2. Cutaneous Defects: Grafts, Flaps and Expansion
    3. Structural Support:Cartilage and Bone
    4. Anesthesia in Plastic Surgery


    II. THE INTEGUMENT

    5. Benign Cutaneous Neoplasms
    6. Malignant Cutaneous Neoplasms
    7. Hemangiomas and Vascular Malformations
    8. Hypertrophic Scars and Keloids
    9. Lymphedema and Venous Stasis Changes
    10. Burns


    III. HEAD AND NECK, SURGERY

    11. Oncology of Head and Neck Tumors
    12. The Scalp and Forehead
    13. The External Ear
    14. Upper and Lower Eyelid Reconstruction
    15. The Nose
    16. The Cheek/Malar Area and the Maxilla
    17. The Lips
    18. The Mandible
    19. The Temporomandibular Joint
    20. Orthognathic Surgery, including Cephalometrics
    21. The Tongue and Oral Cavity
    22. The Pharyngoesophageal Region
    23. The Skull Base
    24. Facial Burn Deformities
    25. Facial Paralysis
    26. Restoration of Craniofacial Soft Tissue Contour
    27. Maxillofacial and Craniofacial Prosthetics



    IV. HEAD AND NECK, TRAUMA

    28. Acute Management of Head and Neck Trauma
    29. Facial Soft Tissue Injuries: Evaluation and Repair
    30. Fractures of the Frontal Bone
    31. Midfacial Fractures
    32. Fractures of the Mandible
    33. Facial Fractures in Children
    34. Post-traumatic Orbital Deformities


    V. HEAD AND NECK, AESTHETICS

    35. The Facelift and Browlift
    36. Blepharoplasty
    37. Rhinoplasty
    38. The Secondary Rhinoplasty
    39. The Nasal Airway
    40. The Chin
    41. Botulinum Toxin
    42. Laser Skin Resurfacing and Fillers
    43. Hair Restoration
    44. Alloplastic Materials in Facial Rejuvenation


    VI. THE BREAST AND TRUNK, SURGERY

    45. Breast Cancer
    46. Breast Reconstruction
    47. Chest Wall Reconstruction
    48. Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
    49. Posterior Trunk Reconstruction
    50. Pressure Sores


    VII. THE BREAST AND TRUNK, AESTHETIC

    51. Breast Augmentation
    52. Management of Breast Implant Complications and Sequelae
    53. Breast Reduction
    54. Gynecomastia
    55. Liposuction and Body Contouring



    VIII. UROGENTIAL RECONSTRUCTION

    56. Congenital Deformities
    57. Post-traumatic Deformities of the Perineum
    58. Vaginal Reconstruction


    IX. PEDIATRIC PLASTIC SURGERY

    59. The Unilateral Cleft Lip
    60. The Bilateral Cleft Lip
    61. Repair of Secondary Cleft Nose and Lip Deformities
    62. Alveolar Bone Grafting
    63. The Cleft Palate
    64. Velopharyngeal Insufficiency, including Speech Therapy
    65. The Craniosynostoses
    66. Facial Clefts and Orbital Hypertelorism
    67. Craniofacial Microsomia
    68. Giant Congenital Nevi


    X. THE UPPER EXTREMETY

    69. Flexor Tendon Repair
    70. Extensor Tendon Injuries
    71. Hand and Wrist Fractures and Dislocations
    72. Hand and Finger Amputations
    73. Microvascular Repair of Finger Injuries
    74. Peripheral Nerve Repair and Transfers
    75. Brachial Plexus Injuries
    76. Tumors of the Hand and Wrist
    77. The Rheumatoid Hand
    78. Small Joint Contracture
    79. Dupuytren's Disease
    80. Peripheral Nerve Compression
    81. Vascular Insufficiency and Ischemia
    82. Congenital Anomalies
    83. Infections of the Upper Extremity


    XI. THE LOWER EXTREMITY

    84. The Mutilated Lower Extremity
    85. The Diabetic and Ischemic Lower Extremity
    86. The Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
    87. Reconstruction after Ablative Surgery

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