Fundamental Techniques of Plastic Surgery

And Their Surgical Applications

By

  • Alan McGregor, MD, FRCS(Glas), FRCS(Plas Surg)
  • Alan McGregor, MD, FRCS(Glas), FRCS(Plas Surg)
  • Ian McGregor, DSc, ChM, FRCS(Eng), FRCS(Glasg), Hon FACS, Hon FACS(Eng)

This edition provides the principles and practice of the basic techniques of plastic and reconstructive surgery. The management, repair and reconstruction of defects and wounds using skin and other tissues are discussed in detail. Potential problems and complications are also reviewed. New and expanded sections include the latest information about important plastic surgery developments.
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Book information

  • Published: September 2000
  • Imprint: CHURCHILL LIVINGSTONE
  • ISBN: 978-0-443-06372-5


Table of Contents

PART 1 BASIC TECHNIQUES
1. Wound management
2. The Z-plasty
3. Free skin grafts
4. Flaps
5. Additional techniques

PART 2 SURGICAL APPLICATIONS
6. Hypertrophic scars and keloids
7. Radiation injury
8. Pressure sore management
9. Limb trauma
10. Neoplastic conditions
11. Hand surgery