Plastic Surgery

3rd Edition

Volume 1: Principles (Expert Consult Online and Print)

Editors:

  • Geoffrey Gurtner
  • Peter Neligan
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    Table of Contents

    Contents

    Foreword by Joseph G. McCarthy XXX

    Preface to the Third Edition XXX

    List of Contributors XXX

    Acknowledgments XXX

    Dedication XXX

    Volume One: Principles

    Geoffrey C. Gurtner

    1 Plastic surgery and innovation in medicine XXXPeter C. Neligan

    2 History of reconstructive and aesthetic surgery XXXRiccardo F. Mazzola and Isabella C. Mazzola

    3 Psychological aspects of plastic surgery XXXLaurie A. Stevens and Mary H. McGrath

    4 The role of ethics in plastic surgery XXXPhillip C. Haeck

    5 Business principles for plastic surgeons XXXC. Scott Hultman

    6 Medico-legal issues in plastic surgery XXXNeal R. Reisman

    7 Photography in plastic surgery XXXBrian M. Kinney

    8 Patient safety in plastic surgery XXXBruce Halperin

    9 Local anesthetics in plastic surgery XXXA. Aldo Mottura

    10 Evidence-based medicine and health services research in plastic surgery XXXCarolyn L. Kerrigan, E. Dale Collins Vidal,
    Andrea L. Pusic, Amy K. Alderman, and
    Valerie Lemaine

    11 Genetics and prenatal diagnosis XXXDaniel Nowinski, Elizabeth Kiwanuka, Florian Hackl,
    Bohdan Pomahac, and Elof Eriksson

    12 Principles of cancer management XXXTomer Avraham, Evan Matros, and Babak J. Mehrara

    13 Stem cells and regenerative medicine XXXBenjamin Levi, Derrick C. Wan, Victor W. Wong,
    Geoffrey C. Gurtner, and Michael T. Longaker

    14 Wound healing XXXChandan K. Sen and Sashwati Roy

    15 Skin wound healing: Repair biology, wound,
    and scar treatment XXXUrsula Mirastschijski, Andreas Jokuszies, and
    Peter M. Vogt

    16 Scar prevention, treatment, and revision XXXPeter Lorenz and A. Sina Bari

    17 Skin graft XXXSaja S. Scherer-Pietramaggiori, Giorgio Pietramaggiori,
    and Dennis P. Orgill

    Details

    No. of pages:
    1120
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2012
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781455710522
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781455740406

    About the editors

    Geoffrey Gurtner

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor and Associate Chairman, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA

    Peter Neligan

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA