Surgery of the Skin

3rd Edition

Procedural Dermatology

Authors:

  • Daniel Siegel
  • Thomas Rohrer
  • C. William Hanke
  • June Robinson
  • Ashish Bhatia
  • Alina Fratila
  • Key Features

      • Improve surgical results and avoid pitfalls with expert, evidence-based guidance.
      • Stay on the cutting edge with in-depth step-by-step descriptions of tumescent vertical vector facelifts, blepharoplasty, composite grafts, Botox treatments, soft tissue augmentation, management of dysplastic nevi and melanoma, and more.

      Table of Contents

      PART ONE: BASIC SURGICAL CONCEPTS

      1 Anatomy for Procedural Dermatology 

      2 Aseptic 

      3 Anesthesia and Analgesia 

      4 Instruments and Materials 

      5 Patient Evaluation, Informed Consent, Preoperative Assessment and Care 

      6 Antibiotics 

      7 Wound Healing 

      8 Wound Healing and its Impact on Dressings and Postoperative Care 

      PART TWO: ESSENTIAL SURGICAL SKILLS

      9 Electrosurgery, Electrocoagulation, Electrofulguration, Electrodesiccation, Electrosection, Electrocautery 

      10 Cryosurgery 

      11 Skin Biopsy Techniques 

      12 Incision, Draining, and Exteriorization Techniques 

      13 Suturing Materials, and Epidermal Closure Techniques 

      14 Complex Layered Facial Closures 

      15 Hemostasis 

      16 Ellipse, Ellipse Variations, and Dog-ear Repairs 

      17 Random Pattern Cutaneous Flaps 

      18 Axial Pattern Flaps 

      19 Skin Grafting 

      20 Scar Revision 

      PART THREE: AESTHETIC SURGICAL PROCEDURES

      21 Psychosocial Issues and the Cosmetic Surgery Patient 

      22 Evaluation and Management of the Aging Face 

      23 Soft Tissue Augmentation 

      24 Chemical Peels 

      25 Implants 

      26 Botulinum Toxins 

      27 Liposuction 

      28 Autologous Fat Transfer: Evolving Concepts and Techniques 

      29 Follicular Unit Hair Transplantation 

      30 Laser Hair Removal 

      31 Microdermabrasion and Dermabrasion 

      32 Laser Treatment of Tattoos and Pigmented Lesions 

      33 Energy-based Treatment of the Aging Face for Skin Resurfacing: Ablative and Non-ablative Lasers,
      Photodynamic Therapy of Photoaging and
      Actinic Damage 

      34 Laser and Light Treatment of Acquired and Congenital Vascular Lesions 

      35 Sclerotherapy of Varicose Veins 

      36 Endovenous Ablation Techniques with Ambulatory Phlebectomy for Varicose Veins 

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      Details

      No. of pages:
      880
      Language:
      English
      Copyright:
      © 2015
      Published:
      Imprint:
      Saunders
      Print ISBN:
      9780323260275
      Electronic ISBN:
      9780323340823

      About the authors

      Daniel Siegel

      MD, MS (Management and Policy)