Key Features

  • Make the most effective clinical decisions with a better understanding of the anatomy, physiology, and biomechanics of the skin
  • Understand skin flap anatomy and physiology—vital to the performance of successful local flap reconstruction for facial defects.

Table of Contents

SECTION I: FUNDAMENTALS

Chapter 1. Anatomy of Facial Skin and Scalp

Chapter 2. Skin Flap Physiology

Chapter 3. Biomechanics of Skin Flaps

Chapter 4. Wound Closure Techniques

Chapter 5. Flap Classification and Design

Chapter 6. Rotation Flaps

Chapter 7. Advancement Flaps

Chapter 8. Transposition Flaps

Chapter 9. Z-Plasty

Chapter 10. Rhombic Flaps

Chapter 11. Bilobe Flaps

Chapter 12. Melolabial Flaps

Chapter 13. Paramedian Forehead Flaps

Chapter 14. Skin and Composite Grafts


SECTION II: RECONSTRUCTION OF FACIAL STRUCTURES

Chapter 15. Reconstruction of the Eyelids

Chapter 16. Reconstruction of the Nose

Chapter 17. Reconstruction of the Lips

Chapter 18. Reconstruction of the Cheek

Chapter 19. Reconstruction of the Forehead

Chapter 20. Reconstruction of the Auricle

Chapter 21. Reconstruction of the Microtia

Chapter 22. Reconstruction of the Scalp


SECTION III: ADJUNCTIVE SURGERY

Chapter 23. Controlled Tissue Expansion in Facial Reconstruction

Chapter 24. Complications of Local Flaps

Chapter 25 Scar Revision and Camouflage

Chapter 26. Management of Vascular Abnormalities of the Face

Details

No. of pages:
800
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781455753161
Electronic ISBN:
9780323322577