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Surgery of the skin
June K. Robinson

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Surgery of the skin
procedural dermatology
2nd ed.
editors, June K. Robinson ... [et al.] ; DVD editors, Ashish C. Bhatia, Thomas E. Rohrer

Published 2010 by Mosby Elsevier in Edinburgh, New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

The second edition of Surgery of the Skin: Procedural Dermatology, by Dr. June K. Robinson, et al, will help you put the latest medical and cosmetic surgical procedures to work in your practice. Taking a surgeon's eye view, it discusses and illustrates new procedures such as botulinum toxin treatments and tumescent facelifts so you can provide your patients with the most effective, cutting-edge care. Videos online and on an accompanying DVD show you how to perform these in-depth surgical procedures in detail. Improve surgical outcomes and avoid pitfalls with expert, evidence-based guidance. Visualize every technique and concept with more than 1,000 full-color photographs and state-of-the-art drawings. Stay on the cutting-edge with in-depth step-by-step descriptions of the hot new procedures: Tumescent Vertical Vector Facelifts Blepharoplasty Composite Grafts Botox Treatments Soft Tissue Augmentation Management of Dysplastic Nevi & Melanoma.

Table of Contents

Anatomy for procedural dermatology
Aseptic technique
Anesthesia and analgesia
Instruments and materials
Patient evaluation, informed consent, preoperative assessment and care
Wound healing
Wound healing and its impact on dressings and prostoperative care
Electrosurgery, electrocoagulation, electrofulguration, electrodesiccation, electrosection, electrocautery
Skin biopsy techniques
Incision, draining, and exteriorization techniques
Suturing technique and other closure materials
Complex layered facial closures
Ellipse, ellipse variations and dog-ear repairs
Random pattern cutaneous flaps
Axial pattern flaps
Skin grafting
Scar revision
Psychosocial issues and the cosmetic surgery patient
Evaluation and management of the aging face
Soft tissue augmentation
Chemical peels
Implants Botulinum toxins
Autologous fat transfer evolving concepts and techniques
Follicular unit hair transplantation
Laser hair removal
Microdermabrasion and dermabrasion
Laser treatment of tattoos and pigmented lesions
Energy-based treatment of the aging face for skin resurfacing: ablative and non-ablative lasers, photodynamic therapy of photoaging, and actinic damage
Laser and light treatment of acquired and congenital vascular lesions
Sclerotherapy of varicose veins
Endovenous ablation techniques with ambulatory phlebectomy for varicose veins
Minimu incision face lift
Vertical vector face lift with local anesthesia
Blepharoplasty and brow lifting
Rejuvenation of th neck using liposection and other techniques
Keloid management
Vitiligo surgery
Management of dysplastic nevi and melanomas
Mohs micrographic surgery and cutaneous oncology
Leg ulcer management
Nail surgery
Repair of the split earlobe, ear piercing, and earlobe reduction
Design of the surgical suite, including large equipment and monitoring devices
Dermatology office accreditation.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Electronic reproduction. Amsterdam : Elsevier Science & Technology, 2010. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser. Title from title screen (viewed on Sep. 16, 2010). Access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.

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RD520 .S86 2010

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