Local Flaps in Facial Reconstruction , 3rd Edition

Author
By Shan R. Baker, MD
ISBN
9781455753161
Publication Date
04-04-2014
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  • 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.

Local Flaps in Facial Reconstruction brings you the detailed visual guidance and unmatched expertise you need to achieve the best results for the full range of facial flap procedures. Full-color clinical photographs and line drawings-along with high-quality surgical video clips-capture the latest facial reconstruction practices and effective methods like reconstruction of skin defects on the head and neck following tumor removal or trauma. Perspectives from facial plastic surgeons, dermatologists, ophthalmologists, and otolaryngologists help you take all of these considerations into account in treatment planning.


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.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9781455753161
Author Informaiton By Shan R. Baker, MD, Professor and Chief, section of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Director Center for Facial Cosmetic Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Pp Authortext Baker
New to this Edition
  • Implement the latest techniques with updated coverage of new wound closure techniques and materials (including glues and adhesives), scar revision, complications, and vascular abnormalities.
  • Watch clips of key surgical procedures, including reconstructive surgery of the nose and lip.
  • Avoid pitfalls and achieve the best outcomes thanks to a step-by-step approach to each procedure, complete with tips and tricks of the trade from leading experts.
  • Minimize flap ischemia and other complications with proper preoperative planning and surgical techniques.
  • Visualize what to look for and how to proceed with high-quality illustrations of rotation flaps, transposition flaps, advancement flaps, bilobe flaps, melolabial flaps, paramedian forehead flaps, and rhombic flaps.
  • Access the full text, image collection, and video clips online at Expert Consult.
Published Reviews

"This is a necessary addition to the library of any surgeon who is performing local reconstruction of neck, face, and scalp wounds."

-Elisabeth Ference, MD/MPH (Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine) for Doody's Review Service

Table of Content 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
E-SBN 9780323262057
Imprint Saunders
Publication Date 04-04-2014
Pages 788
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
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