Facial Skin: Contemporary Topics for the Surgeon, An Issue of Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455770861, 9781455771745

Facial Skin: Contemporary Topics for the Surgeon, An Issue of Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics, Volume 21-1

1st Edition

Authors: David Hom Adam Ingraffea
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455770861
eBook ISBN: 9781455771745
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 10th April 2013

Description

Beyond the skin as protective barrier, surgeons and dermatologists explore the science of skin as they work with it every day on patients and clients with aging skin, facial scars, deformities, skin cancer, sun damage, vascular lesions, and traumatic injuries. This compilation of topics in Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics provides a primer on the basic science of skin, wound healing, exploration of genes, stem cells, and molecular science, along with direct clinical information related to surgery and medicine applicable in skin disorders, cosmetic procedures, and reconstructive procedures. Guest Editors David Hom and Adam Ingraffea lead a group of facial plastic surgeons and dermatologists who present an Overview of a specific skin problem, Therapeutic options, Clinical outcomes, Complications and sequela, along with a review of the most current literature to date on the subject of skin as is clinically and surgically relevant for dermatologists, facial plastic surgeons, plastic surgeons, and general practitioners.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9781455771745
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455770861

About the Authors

David Hom Author

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Cincinnati

Adam Ingraffea Author

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Cincinnati