Atlas of Abdominoplasty

1st Edition

Authors: Joseph Hunstad Remus Repta
Hardcover ISBN: 9781416040804
eBook ISBN: 9781437719604
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 28th November 2008
Page Count: 242

Description

Successfully perform one of today’s most frequently requested plastic surgery procedures. Written by a leading authority on the subject, this heavily illustrated operative guide examines all of the aspects and variations of abdominoplasty. Nearly 500 full-color illustrations and photographs show you in clear, clinical detail the pre-, intra-, and postoperative steps for each procedure, and videos on DVD present these techniques in action. Comprehensive coverage of a full range of topics related to this surgery—from patient selection and incision placement...to ancillary procedures, contraindications, and complications—make you aware of key considerations and enable you to safely perform more of the latest procedures.

Key Features

  • Covers a full range of topics associated with abdominoplasty—from patient selection and incision placement...to ancillary procedures, contraindications, and complications—highlighting key considerations and enabling you to safely perform more procedures.
  • Examines the practice of liposuction in abdominoplasty procedures to show you how to combine both for the best results from each surgery.
  • Offers coverage of endoscopic surgery techniques to equip you with the latest procedures.
  • Uses nearly 500 full-color illustrations and photographs that depict in clear, clinical detail the pre-, intra-, and postoperative steps for each procedure for superb visual guidance.
  • Addresses specific patient populations such as the massive weight loss patient and the obese, emphasizing the special operative considerations affecting these groups.
  • Follows a consistent format throughout that makes reference quick and easy.
  • Includes a bonus DVD containing videos of key procedures in action that show you how to proceed.

Table of Contents

1 History, Joseph P Hunstad & Remus Repta

2 Anatomic Considerations in Abdominal Contouring, Joseph P Hunstad & Remus Repta

3 Liposuction in Abdominal Contouring, Joseph P Hunstad & Remus Repta

4 Endoscopic Abdominoplasty, Joseph P Hunstad & Remus Repta

5 Mini Abdominoplasty, Joseph P Hunstad & Remus Repta

6 Liposuction Abdominoplasty, Ruth Graf, André R. D. Tolazzi & Maria Cecília C. Ono

7 Full Abdominoplasty with Liposuction, Joseph P Hunstad & Remus Repta

8 Extended Abdominoplasty, Joseph P Hunstad & Remus Repta

9 Circumferential Abdominoplasty, Joseph P Hunstad & Remus Repta

10 Reverse Abdominoplasty, Joseph P Hunstad, Mauro Deos & Remus Repta

11 Complete Abdominoplasty, Joseph P Hunstad & Remus Repta

12 The Umbilicus in Body Contouring, Joseph P Hunstad & Remus Repta

13 Ancillary Procedures, Joseph P Hunstad & Remus Repta

14 Management of Existing Scars, Joseph P Hunstad & Remus Repta

15 Complications -- Prevention and Treatment, Joseph P Hunstad & Remus Repta

Details

No. of pages:
242
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437719604
Hardcover ISBN:
9781416040804

About the Author

Joseph Hunstad

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Consulting Professor, Duke Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery; Chief, Department of Plastic Surgery, University Hospital, Charlotte, NC

Remus Repta

Affiliations and Expertise

Co-Medical Director, Advanced Aesthetic Associates, Phoenix/ Scottsdale, AZ