Flaps and Grafts in Dermatologic Surgery, Text with DVD

Flaps and Grafts in Dermatologic Surgery

Text with DVD

By Thomas E. Rohrer, MD, SkinCare Physicians of Chestnut Hill; Jonathan L. Cook, MD, Duke University Medical Center; and Tri H. Nguyen, MD, Associate Professor, Dermatology and Otolaryngology; Director, Mohs and Dermatologic Surgery, University of Texas, Houston, TX; Ramsey Mellette JR, Director of Mohs Surgery, University of Colorado Health Center

Chapter 1: Anatomy

Introduction ? Surface Landmarks and Surface Anatomy ? The Aging Face ? The Musculoaponeurotic System ? Motor Nerves ? Sensory Nerves of the Head and Neck ? Vascular System ? Special Structures: Lip, Eyelids, Nose, Ear

Chapter 2: Basic Principles in Flap Reconstruction

Basic Terminology ? Flaps Defined by Blood Supply ? Flap Physiology ? Flap Biomechanics ? Flaps Defined by Movement ? Practical Points ? Final Thoughts

Chapter 3: Primary Closure

Primary Closure Design and Considerations ?
Modifications or Variations ? Applications and Disadvantages

Chapter 4: Advancement Flaps

Flap Design and Considerations ? Flap Mobilization and Key Sutures ? Flap Modifications and Applications ? Disadvantages

Chapter 5: Rotation flaps

Rotation Flap Design: Basic Principles ? Bilateral Rotation Flaps ? Special Rotation Flaps ? Plane of Flap Elevation and Surgical Undermining ? Conclusion

Chapter 6: Island Pedicle Flaps

Closure ? Complications

Chapter 7: Transposition Flaps

Flap Design and Considerations ? Rhombic Flaps ? Other Transposition Flaps ? Complications ? Conclusion

Chapter 8: Staged Interpolation Flaps

Paramedian Forehead Flap (PFF), Stage I ? Paramedian Forehead Flap, Stage II ? Cheek-to-Nose Interpolation Flap (CNIF) ? Cheek-to-Nose Interpolation Flap, Stage II ? Abbé (Lip-Switch) Flap ? Abbé Flap, Stage II ? Conclusion

Chapter 9: Skin Grafts

Full-Thickness Skin Grafts ? Split-Thickness Skin Grafts ? Conclusion ? Graft Complication

Chapter 10: Scalp Reconstruction

Scalp Surgical Anatomy ? Evaluation of the Scalp Defect ? Basic Reconstruction Concepts ? Second Intention Healing ? Primary Closure ? Split-Thickness Skin Grafts ? Full-Thickness Skin Grafts ? Random Pattern Cutaneous Flaps ? Conclusion

Chapter 11: Forehead and Temple

Reconstructive Principles ? Complications ? Conclusions

Chapter 12: Periocular Reconstruction

Introduction ? Periocular Anatomy ? Preparation ? Complications ? General Principles of Periocular Reconstruction ? Methods of Closure ? Algorithmic Approach to Reconstruction by Periocular

Chapter 13: Cheek Reconstruction

Maximum Skin Tension Lines ? Surface Anatomy ? Skin Texture ? Subcutaneous Anatomy ? Which Reconstructive Procedure ? Flaps by Cheek Region ? Complications ? Conclusion

Chapter 14: Ear Reconstruction

Introduction ? Ear Aesthetics ? Embryology ? Topography ? General Principles ? Skin Grafts ? Adjacent Tissue Transfer ? Cartilage ? Regional Reconstruction ? Prosthetics and When to Refer

Chapter 15: Reconstruction of the Nose

Introduction ? Reconstructive Options ? Complications ? Conclusion

Chapter 16: Perioral Reconstruction

Introduction ? General Principals of Lip Reconstruction ? Reconstruction

Chapter 17: The Neck

Preoperative Considerations ? Relevant Anatomy ? Reconstructive Options ? Regional Pearls ? Summary