Surgery of the Skin

1st Edition

Text with DVD

Authors: June Robinson C. William Hanke Roberta Sengelmann Daniel Siegel June Robinson C. William Hanke Daniel Siegel
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323027526
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 23rd February 2005
Page Count: 912

Description

"Sets a new standard for future textbooks of dermatologic surgery." (JAAD, Feb 2006) Featuring the work of international experts, this resource uses a state-of-the-art, interactive approach to depict the art and practice of dermatologic surgery. Four separate sections sequentially cover the entire spectrum of skin surgery—from basic concepts and basic surgical procedures to aesthetic surgical procedures and special procedures. A bonus DVD-ROM features all of the artwork from the book, invaluable video clips covering both common and uncommon procedures—all from the surgeon's point of view.

Key Features

  • Covers basic and advanced techniques in classic, aesthetic, and oncologic procedures.
  • Features a user-friendly, consistent organization throughout making specific information quick and easy to find.
  • Provides expert, evidence-based guidelines on improving surgical outcomes and avoiding pitfalls.
  • Presents over 1000 full-color photographs and state-of-the-art drawings that make every technique and concept clear.
  • Features the expertise of more than 95 international experts in the field.
  • Includes a DVD-ROM featuring all of the text's artwork and invaluable video clips of common and uncommon procedures—all from the surgeon's point of view.

Table of Contents

I. Basic surgical concepts

1. Skin structure and surgical anatomy

2. Aseptic technique

3. Anesthesia and analgesia

4. Instruments and materials

5. Patient evaluation, informed consent, preoperative assessment and care

6. Digital imaging in dermatologic surgery

7. Wound healing

8. Dressings/post-op care

9. Antibiotics

10. Large equipment and design of the surgical suite, including monitoring devices

11. Dermatology office accreditation

II. Essential surgical skills

12. Electrosurgery, electrocoagulation, electrofulguration, electrodesiccation, electrrosection and electrocautery

13. Cryosurgery

14. Skin biopsy techniques

15. Incision, draining and exterioization techniques

16. Suturing technique and other closure materials

17. Hemostasis

18. Ellipse, ellipse variations, and dog-ear repairs

19. Layered closures, complex closures with suspension sutures and plication of SMAS

20. Repair of the split earlobe, ear piercing, and earlobe reduction

21. Random pattern cutaneous flaps

22. Axial pattern flaps

23. Skin grafting

24. Regional reconstruction: trunk, extremities, hands, feet, face (perioral, periorbital, cheek, nose, forehead, ear, neck, scalp)

25. Scar revision

III. Aesthetic surgical procedures

26. Psychosocial issues and the cosmetic surgery patient

27. Evaluation and management of the aging face

28. Soft-tissue augmentation

29. Chemical peels

30. Implants

31. Use of botulinum toxin type A in facial rejuvenation

32. Liposuction

33. Autologous fat transfer: Evolving concepts and techniques

34. Follicular unit hair transplantation

35. Laser hair removal

36. Microdermabrasion and dermabrasion

37. Laser treatment of tattoos and pigmented lesions<b

Details

No. of pages:
912
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby 2005
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323027526

About the Author

June Robinson

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Clinical Dermatology, Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago IL, USA.

C. William Hanke

Affiliations and Expertise

Visiting Professor of Dermatology, University of Iowa Carver, College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa; Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana

Roberta Sengelmann

Affiliations and Expertise

Private Practice, Mohs & Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery, Santa Barbara, CA, USA

Daniel Siegel

MD, MS (Management and Policy)

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Professor of Dermatology, Director, Procedural Dermatology Fellowship State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY; Senior Surgeon Long Island Skin Cancer and Dermatologic Surgery Smithtowm, NY

June Robinson

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Clinical Dermatology, Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago IL, USA.

C. William Hanke

Affiliations and Expertise

Visiting Professor of Dermatology, University of Iowa Carver, College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa; Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana

Daniel Siegel

MD, MS (Management and Policy)

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Professor of Dermatology, Director, Procedural Dermatology Fellowship State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY; Senior Surgeon Long Island Skin Cancer and Dermatologic Surgery Smithtowm, NY