This volume in the Procedures in Reconstructive Surgery Series covers the key head and neck reconstructive surgical techniques you need to stay on the cutting edge of this rapidly evolving specialty. Experts clearly explain how to perform procedures, sharing “tricks of the trade” and clinical pearls so you can offer your patients superior results. Each book uses a concise, consistent format that complements the commentary and procedures in operative clips on the accompanying DVD. Master essential reconstructive surgical techniques with the comprehensive titles in this series!
Provides real-life clinical details and clear visual guidance to the different operative steps with full-color illustrations and original artwork.
Offers complete coverage of reconstructive techniques provided by well-recognized international authorities to provide balanced and comprehensive perspectives.
Discusses common pitfalls, emphasizing optimizing outcomes, to refine the quality of your technique.
Presents a DVD of video clips of key procedures performed by experts to show you how to enhance your skills.
"Research, academic, and practicing plastic surgeons provide background information on repairing common defects of the head and neck, detailed descriptions of specific techniques and indications for them, and opinions on how to manage frequently encountered clinical situations. Graphic color photographs illustrate the procedures. Among the topics are soft tissue reconstruction of the face and neck, ear reconstruction, reconstructing the midface, principles of evaluating and repairing facial fractures, mandible reconstruction, facial reanimation, eyelid and peri-orbital reconstruction, and cleft palate repair."
- Book News, Inc.
By Charles Butler, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Elsevier is a leading publisher of health science books and journals, helping to advance medicine by delivering superior education, reference information and decision support tools to doctors, nurses, health practitioners and students. With titles available across a variety of media—print, online and handheld, we are able to supply the information you need in the most convenient format.