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  • The Elite Facial Surgery Practice
    La comanda in aproximativ 4 saptamani
    28900lei 270.00 lei


    Written by internationally renowned facial plastic surgeon and prolific author E. Gaylon McCollough, The Elite Facial Surgery Practice: Development and Management offers 40 years of wisdom, all in one remarkable book. Instead of describing step-by-step techniques like traditional facial surgery textbooks, this exemplary guide covers issues rarely discussed in clinical literature.

    From preparing for a career in facial plastic surgery to everything it takes to achieve long-term excellence in clinical practice, readers will learn hard-earned trade secrets from this legend of facial plastic surgery. Much of the focus is on the enduring doctor/patient relationship, with discussion on how to attain and maintain patient confidence, deliver personalized post-operative care, and manage dissatisfied patients.

    Key Features

    • Part I provides all the necessary steps for building a thriving facial surgery practice including selecting the right training, the golden rule of facial surgery, creating the ideal environment to deliver extraordinary care, the image of an elite facial surgeon, and leveraging social media.
    • Part II and III cover core facial surgery procedures including minimally invasive and noninvasive methods. Enhanced with before and after photos, these chapters focus on indications for surgery, the aging process, facts versus myths, selecting the right approach, and lessons learned.
    • Part IV reveals invaluable insights on topics most clinicians keep close to the vest such as how to create and maintain best practice models, dealing with unfortunate outcomes, managing and minimizing the risk of legal proceedings, and defending oneself in court.

    Aspiring and veteran facial surgeons alike will benefit from the invaluable pearls bestowed by an elite master who built a great foundation for next generations. Read this book cover to cover to enhance your surgical and business acumen - and ultimately - become a more compassionate, effective practitioner.




    1.    Acknowledgments

    2.    Author’s Note

    3.    I Prudence in Preparation

    1. Academic Pathways to a Practice in Facial Surgery

    2. The Golden Rule of Facial Surgery

    3. The Office and Staff

    4. The Image of an Elite Facial Surgeon

    5. The Role of Social Media (With David DeSchoolmeester)

    6. The Ever-Growing Attraction to Facial Surgery

    7. The Enduring Doctor-Patient Relationship

    8. Elite Care: Beyond the Face and Neck

    9. The More Abundant Life

    10 .The Vanity Factor

    11. Skin and Beyond

    II Procedures That Comprise a Facial Surgery Practice

    12. Nasal Plastic Surgery: Rhinoplasty

    13. Chin Augmentation

    14. Cheek/Malar Augmentation

    15. Lip Enhancement: Lifting and Augmentation

    16. Otoplasty: Surgery for Protruding Ears

    17. Rejuvenizing the Aging Face: Facts and Myths

    18. Blepharoplasty

    19. The Eyebrow Lift

    20. The Facelift Operation

    III Minimally Invasive and Noninvasive Therapies

    21. Advanced Skin Rejuvenation

    22. Chemical Peeling

    23. Dermabrasion

    24. Laser Surgery

    25. Injectable Therapies: Botox, Fillers, Fat, and Fascia

    IV The Administrative and Risk Management Side of a Facial Surgery Practice

    26. The Right Facial Surgery Practice Model

    27. Practice Theory Put into Practice Action

    28. The Practice as an Investment

    29. The Doctor’s Day in Court

    30. The Way Forward


  • 36800lei 330.00 lei



    Highly practical eyelid surgery resource informs important reconstruction decisions and strategies

    Skin malignancies frequently affect the periocular area, necessitating excision followed by eyelid reconstruction. Periocular trauma is also quite common, and because of the highly complex regional anatomy, requires expertise for effective reconstruction. Preparation by ophthalmic plastic surgeons prior to periorbital reconstruction is often not possible due to the unpredictability of defects left after Mohs micrographic surgeons clear tumor margins or in cases of trauma. Eyelid Reconstruction by renowned expert Suzanne Freitag and esteemed coeditors N. Grace Lee, Daniel Lefebvre, and Michael Yoon fills a void in the literature. The book provides a quick and practical ophthalmic plastic surgery guide on how to plan and perform a full spectrum of periocular reconstruction procedures.

    The textbook is a compilation of patient cases and the authors' vast, richly diverse expertise. The book starts with two chapters covering complex periorbital anatomy and basic surgical principles, both of which are critical to performing safe and effective surgery. The third chapter provides a comprehensive overview of Mohs surgery in the periorbital area, an important topic given many defect reconstructions are secondary to Mohs micrographic surgical excisions. Subsequent chapters, organized by anatomic region, feature discussion of surgical approaches for reconstructions of various size and depth defects. The final chapter details eyelid trauma repair, including lid margin and lacrimal lacerations.

    Key Features:

    An essential go-to pre- or peri-operative reference surgeons can consult quickly as reconstruction cases arise

    Practical and concise procedural descriptions accompanied by numerous high-quality photographs and illustrations enhance comprehension

    Chapters dedicated to medial canthus, lower eyelid, upper eyelid, and lateral canthus reconstruction procedures discuss special considerations based on underlying anatomy, adnexal structures, and required functions

    This is a must-have resource for residents, fellows, and experienced surgeons in the fields of ophthalmic plastic surgery, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, facial plastic surgery, plastic surgery, dermatology, Mohs surgery, and maxillofacial surgery.


    Table of Contents:


    1 Periocular Anatomy

    2 Periorbital Surgical Principles

    3 Mohs Micrographic Surgery for Periorbital Cutaneous Malignancies

    4 Medial Canthal Eyelid Reconstruction

    5 Lower Eyelid Reconstruction

    6 Upper Eyelid Reconstruction

    7 Lateral Canthal Eyelid Reconstruction

    8 Eyelid Reconstruction following Trauma


  • 37000lei 350.00 lei

    The second edition of this detailed guide to the diagnosis and treatment of common plastic surgery emergencies includes updated clinical information on the most common emergency situations. This book gives plastic surgeons, as well as any physicians who may encounter emergency plastic surgery issues, the basic skills they need to effectively treat their patients and to ultimately be successful in their practice.

    Key Features of the Second Edition:

    • New chapter covering sternal wounds
    • Easy-to-follow color diagrams demonstrating key procedures and full-color photographs for rapid diagnosis

    Plastic Surgery Emergencies is an indispensable resource for clinicians, residents, and trainees in plastic surgery. It is also ideal for all emergency room personnel, including ER physicians, physicians' assistants, and nurse practitioners, as well as family practice physicians.

  • 43100lei 360.00 lei

    In the 10 years since malignant melanoma was last covered in Clinics in Plastic Surgery, significant changes have occurred in the diagnosis and treatment of this disease.  Sentinel lymph node biopsy has now become the standard of care in melanoma.   The staging system was totally revamped in 2002, taking into account the significance of ulceration and the information gained during sentinel node biopsy.  With more than 60,000 patients diagnosed each year with malignant melanoma, the plastic surgeon must continue to be pivotal in the management of patients with this disease, coordinating care among the specialists and being integral in all aspects of surgery and follow-up. 

  • 370.00 lei



    Amid today’s growing demand for cosmetic medicine, Guide to Minimally Invasive Aesthetic Procedures provides a reliable, up-to-date, and highly illustrated guide to the wide variety of aesthetic procedures commonly requested and performed in this fast-changing field. This easy-to-follow manual offers a quick, practical introduction to the optimal use of everything from botulinum toxin and deoxycholic acid to injectable fillers and laser and light devices.


    Table of Contents:


    1. Approach to the Aesthetic Patient

    2. Botulinum Toxin






    Safe Handling




    Glabellar Complex

    Forehead Lines

    Lateral Canthal Lines

    Brow Lift

    Nasal Lines

    Nasal Tip Droop

    Perioral Lines

    Gummy Smile

    Frown Lines

    Masseter Hypertrophy

    Mental Crease

    Dimpled Chin

    Platysmal Bands






    3. Soft Tissue Augmentation




    Hyaluronic Acid

    Poly-L-Lactic Acid

    Calcium Hydroxylapatite

    Fat Grafting/Autologous Fillers

    Permanent Fillers


    Anterograde Injection

    Retrograde Injection

    Linear Threading

    Serial Puncture


    Depot Injections


    Upper Face


    Lower Face




    Transient Sequelae





    Tyndall Effect

    Serious Adverse Events

    Protocol to Address Vascular Occlusion via Filler


    4. Laser and Light Devices in Aesthetic Medicine












    5. Chemical Peels


    History/Physical Examination


    Preprocedure Treatment

    Photographic Documentation




    Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHAs)

    Salicylic Acid (SA)

    Trichloroacetic Acid (TCA)

    Jessner Solution (JS)


    The Brody Peel


    The Coleman Peel





    Ocular Injuries



    Allergic Reactions

    Persistent Erythema

    Pigmentary Changes


    Acneiform Eruptions



    6. Hair Loss: Established Treatments and Emerging Therapies


    Male Pattern Hair Loss

    Female Pattern Hair Loss


    First-Line Treatments

    Second-Line Treatments for Androgenetic Alopecia

    Emerging Treatment for Androgenetic Alopecia


    Candidate Selection

    Operative Technique

    Creating Recipient Sites and Placing Grafts

    PRP and Hair Transplantation


    7. Treatment of Excess Fat



    Patient Selection and Preoperative Counseling

    Surgical Equipment

    Procedural Approach

    Postprocedural Care and Recovery

    Laser-Assisted Liposuction


    Background and Clinical Development

    Procedural Approach

    Postprocedural Care and Recovery

    Potential Risks, Benefits, and Limitations






    Patient Selection and Preoperative Counseling

    Procedural Approach

    Postprocedural Care and Recovery

    Clinical Results

    Potential Risks, Benefits, and Limitations


    8. Vascular Treatments of the Lower Extremity


    Deep Venous Compartment

    Superficial Venous Compartment

    Perforating Venous Compartment



    Medical Management

    Endovenous Ablation: Thermal and Nonthermal


    Ambulatory Phlebectomy


    9. Cosmeceuticals






    10. Miscellaneous Aesthetic Procedures




    Reported Uses


    Treatment Pearls

    Risks and Contraindications





    Clinical Evaluation and Physical Examination

    Cellulite Grading

    Interventions (Table 10.4)

    Physical Decompression Therapy

    Topical Therapies

    Radiofrequency Device Therapies

    Acoustic Wave Therapy

    Microfocused Ultrasound With Visualization


    Injectable Therapies

    Subcision Therapy





    Clinical Uses


    Rejuvenation and Rhytides



    Transdermal Drug Delivery


    Risks and Contraindications





    Preparation of Platelet-Rich Plasma

    Platelet-Rich Plasma and Alopecia

    Nonscarring Alopecias

    Cicatricial Alopecias

    Platelet-Rich Plasma and Aesthetics


    11. Minimally Invasive Aesthetic Surgical Procedures


    Preoperative Evaluation

    Physical Examination


    Surgical Technique



    Patient Evaluation


    Surgical Technique


    Adjunctive Procedures


    Patient Evaluation





    Patient Evaluation







  • 395.00 lei



    Essentials of Plastic Surgery: A Companion is the companion to Essentials of Plastic Surgery, Second Edition, which covers a wide variety of topics in aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. As such, it is designed to test your knowledge of the source book, which may be helpful in the clinical setting and beyond.

    It presents both multiple choice questions and extended matching questions in single best answer format. The 1200 questions are carefully constructed to be practical and thorough, and are accompanied by detailed answers that help enhance understanding of both the right and wrong answers.

    Compact enough to fit in a lab coat pocket, its design and organization allow for quick and easy reading. The print book is accompanied by a complimentary eBook that can be accessed on smartphones and tablets. It is the go-to resource for all students of plastic surgery, whether residents in training or experienced practitioners.


    Table of Contents:


    Part I: Fundamentals and Basics

    1 Wound Healing

    2 General Management of Complex Wounds

    3 Sutures and Needles

    4 Basics of Flaps

    5 Fundamentals of Perforator Flaps

    6 Tissue Expansion

    7 Vascularized Composite Allografts and Transplant Immunology

    8 Basics of Microsurgery

    9 Biomaterials

    10 Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

    11 Lasers in Plastic Surgery

    12 Anesthesia

    13 Photography for the Plastic Surgeon

    Part II: Skin and Soft Tissue

    14 Structure and Function of Skin

    15 Basal Cell Carcinoma, Squamous Cell Carcinoma, and Melanoma

    16 Burns

    17 Vascular Anomalies

    18 Congenital Nevi

    Part III: Head and Neck

    19 Head and Neck Embryology

    20 Surgical Treatment of Migraine Headaches

    Congenital Conditions

    21 Craniosynostosis

    22 Craniofacial Clefts

    23 Distraction Osteogenesis

    24 Cleft Lip

    25 Cleft Palate

    26 Velopharyngeal Dysfunction

    27 Microtia

    28 Prominent Ear

    Traumatic Injuries

    29 Facial Soft Tissue Trauma

    30 Facial Skeletal Trauma

    31 Mandibular Fractures

    32 Basic Oral Surgery

    Acquired Deformities

    33 Principles of Head and Neck Cancer: Staging and Management

    34 Scalp and Calvarial Reconstruction

    35 Eyelid Reconstruction

    36 Nasal Reconstruction

    37 Cheek Reconstruction

    38 Ear Reconstruction

    39 Lip Reconstruction

    40 Mandibular Reconstruction

    41 Pharyngeal Reconstruction

    42 Facial Reanimation

    43 Face Transplantation

    Part IV: Breast

    44 Breast Anatomy and Embryology

    45 Breast Augmentation

    46 Mastopexy

    47 Augmentation-Mastopexy

    48 Breast Reduction

    49 Gynecomastia

    50 Breast cancer and Reconstruction

    51 Nipple-Areolar Reconstruction

    Part V: Trunk and Lower Extremity

    52 Chest Wall Reconstruction

    53 Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

    54 Genitourinary Reconstruction

    55 Pressure Sores

    56 Lower Extremity Reconstruction

    57 Foot Ulcers

    58 Lymphedema

    Part VI: Hand, Wrist, and Upper Extremity

    59 Hand Anatomy and Biomechanics

    60 Basic Hand Examination

    61 Congenital Hand Anomalies

    62 Carpal Bone Fractures

    63 Carpal Instability and Dislocations

    64 Distal Radius Fractures

    65 Metacarpal and phalangeal Fractures

    66 Phalangeal Dislocations

    67 Fingertip Injuries

    68 Nail Bed Injuries

    69 Flexor Tendon Injuries

    70 Extensor Tendon Injuries

    71 Tendon Transfers

    72 Hand and Finger Amputations

    73 Replantation

    74 Hand Transplantation

    75 Thumb Reconstruction

    76 Soft Tissue Coverage of the Hand and Upper Extremity

    77 Compartment Syndrome

    78 Upper Extremity Compression Syndromes

    79 Brachial Plexus

    80 Nerve Injuries

    81 Hand Infections

    82 Benign and Malignant Masses of the Hand

    83 Dupuytren’s Disease

    84 Rheumatoid Arthritis

    85 Osteoarthritis

    86 Vascular Disorders of the Hand and Wrist

    Part VII: Aesthetic Surgery

    87 Facial Analysis

    88 Nonoperative Facial Rejuvenation

    89 Fat Grafting

    90 Hair Transplantation

    91 Brow Lift

    92 Blepharoplasty

    93 Blepharoptosis

    94 Face Lift

    95 Neck Lift

    96 Rhinoplasty

    97 Genioplasty

    98 Liposuction

    99 Brachioplasty

    100 Abdominoplasty

    101 Medial Thigh Lift

    102 Body Contouring in the Massive-Weight-Loss patient




  • Review of Plastic Surgery, 2nd Edition
    by Buck II
    La comanda in 3-4 saptamani
    400.00 lei


    Using a streamlined, highly illustrated format, Review of Plastic Surgery, 2nd Edition, provides essential information on more than 40 topics found on in-service, board, and MOC exams, as well as the challenges you face in everyday practice. Bulleted text, detailed illustrations, and easy-to-digest lists help you quickly find and retain information, while self-assessment sections prepare you for exams and help you identify areas needing further study. It’s an ideal resource for residents and fellows, as well as medical students, attending physicians, and others interested in plastic surgery.

    Covers the material you need to know for certification and recertification, from basic science to clinical knowledge in plastic surgery, including subspecialty topics. 

    Uses a high-yield, easy-to-navigate format, making it perfect for exam study as well as a quick review before rounds. 

    Allows you to test your mastery of the material with board-style self-assessment questions and answers, now fully updated for the second edition. 

    Presents the full range of plastic surgery topics in unique, bulleted lists for efficient, effective study. 

    Helps you visualize key content with online videos and superb, full-color illustrations throughout. 

    Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices. 


    Table of Contents:


    1.  Anesthesia, practice management, patient safety, and coding

    General anesthesia

    Local anesthesia

    Complications of anesthesia

    Pain control

    Enhanced recovery after surgery

    Practice management

    Patient safety

    Billing and coding

    Common current procedural terminology code definitions

    Suggested readings

    2.  Principles of surgery, trauma, transplantation, and critical care


    Infection and sepsis

    Critical care



    Other topics

    Suggested readings

    Section 1. Craniofacial, Head, and Neck

    3.  Head and neck anatomy and facial palsy

    Facial nerve (cranial nerve [CN] VII)

    Facial palsy

    Facial nerve repair/reconstruction

    Trigeminal nerve (CN V)

    Essential sensory innervation of head and neck structures (Figs. 3.3 and 3.4)

    Essential anatomical foramen/structures

    Layers of the face: The skin, subcutaneous tissue, superficial muscular aponeurotic system (smas), fascia, and facial (VII) nerve

    Orbital anatomy


    Tooth eruption

    Commonly tested congenital disorders

    Suggested readings

    4.  Head and neck cancer, odontogenic tumors, and vascular anomalies

    Salivary gland tumors

    Oral cavity and pharyngeal cancer

    Mandibular tumors

    Vascular anomalies

    Suggested readings

    5.  Craniofacial trauma

    General anatomy

    Preoperative considerations

    Frontal sinus and frontal bone fractures

    Orbital fractures

    Isolated nasal fractures

    Naso-orbital ethmoid fractures

    Zygoma and zygomaticomaxillary complex fractures

    Midface/maxillary fractures

    Mandible fractures

    Pediatric fractures

    Ballistic injuries to the face

    Suggested readings

    6.  Craniosynostosis and craniofacial syndromes

    General craniosynostosis nomenclature and information


    Deformational plagiocephaly

    Syndromic craniosynostosis

    Nonsynostotic syndromes

    Suggested readings

    7.  Clefts and orthognathic surgery



    General anatomy

    Cleft care

    Velopharyngeal dysfunction

    Orthognathic surgery

    Craniofacial clefts

    Temporomandibular joint disorders

    Suggested readings

    8.  Ear reconstruction

    Suggested readings

    Section 2. Breast

    9.  Breast anatomy, embryology, and congenital defects

    Suggested readings

    10.  Breast cancer and breast reconstruction

    Suggested readings

    11.  Noncancer breast surgery

    General information

    Reduction mammaplasty


    Augmentation mammaplasty

    Suggested readings

    Section 3. Trunk and Lower Extremity

    12.  Trunk reconstruction and pressure sores

    General chest wall anatomy

    Chest wall reconstruction

    Abdominal wall anatomy

    Abdominal wall reconstruction

    Reconstruction of the perineum

    Vaginal reconstruciton

    Genital reconstruction

    Back reconstruction

    Pressure sores

    Suggested readings

    13.  Peripheral nerve injuries, brachial plexus, and compression neuropathies

    General nerve anatomy

    Nerve physiology

    Classification of nerve injuries

    Diagnosis of nerve injury

    General nerve repair principles

    Brachial plexus

    Compression neuropathies


    Complex regional pain syndrome

    Targeted muscle reinnervation

    Suggested readings

    14.  Lower extremity reconstruction and lymphedema

    Suggested readings

    Section 4. Hand

    15.  Congenital hand disorders

    General embryology

    Classification of congenital hand disorders

    Radial deficiencies





    Mirror hand (Fig. 15.5 and Box 15.2)

    Macrodactyly (Fig. 15.6)

    Brachydactyly (Fig. 15.7)

    Central hand deficiencies

    Amniotic band syndrome (Fig. 15.9)

    Apert syndrome

    Poland syndrome

    “Congenital” trigger fingers

    Suggested readings

    16.  Hand masses, vascular disorders, and dupuytren’s contracture

    Hand masses

    Common benign hand masses

    Malignant hand masses

    Vascular tumors of the hand

    Other vascular disorders of the hand

    Dupuytren’s contracture

    Suggested readings

    17.  Hand fractures and dislocations

    General treatment of metacarpal and phalangeal fractures

    Distal phalanx injuries

    Proximal phalanx/proximal interphalangeal joint injuries

    Metacarpal phalangeal joint injuries

    Thumb injuries

    General complications of metacarpal and phalangeal fractures

    Other fractures

    Suggested readings

    18.  Nail-bed injuries, soft-tissue amputations, and replantation

    General fingernail and nail-bed anatomy

    Nail growth and physiology

    Nail-bed injuries

    Fingertip soft-tissue injuries

    Thumb soft-tissue injuries

    Replantation (Box 18.1)

    Hand/wrist amputations

    Hand extravasation injuries

    Suggested readings

    19.  Carpal injuries and hand arthritis

    Carpal anatomy

    Common carpal ligament injuries

    Common wrist/carpal fractures

    Osteoarthritis of the hand and WRIST

    Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) of the hand and WRIST

    Other inflammarory disorders of the WRIST and hand (Table 19.4)

    Suggested readings

    20.  Tendon injuries and reconstruction

    Flexor tendon anatomy (Figs. 20.1–20.4)

    General flexor tendon repair principles

    Flexor tendon injuries

    Extensor tendon anatomy (Figs. 20.8–20.10)

    General extensor tendon repair principles

    Extensor tendon injuries

    Tendon grafting (Box 20.2)

    Tendon transfers

    Radial nerve palsy (Table 20.1)

    Low median nerve palsy

    High median nerve palsy

    Ulnar nerver palsy

    Combined nerve palsy

    Tendon transfers for muscle spasticity

    Common tendon transfers for reconstruction after trauma

    Free functioning muscle transfers

    Suggested readings

    Section 5. Integument

    21.  Wound healing and tissue expansion

    Suggested readings

    22.  Soft-tissue and hand infections


    Necrotizing soft-tissue infections

    Other common soft-tissue infections

    Hand infections

    Suggested readings

    23.  Burns and burn reconstruction

    Initial evaluation

    Burn physiology

    Burn management

    Burn complications

    Chemical burns

    Electrical injury


    Stevens-johnson syndrome/toxic epidermal necrolysis

    Suggested readings

    24.  Benign skin conditions and skin disorders

    Common benign skin lesions

    Common benign skin and soft-tissue masses

    Other skin disorders

    Suggested readings

    25.  Malignant skin conditions


    Basal cell carcinoma (BCC)

    Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)

    Other skin and soft-tissue malignancies

    Mohs micrographic surgery

    Suggested readings

    26.  Grafts, flaps, and microsurgery


    Flap definitions

    Flap classification

    Common local flaps

    Common flaps of the head and neck

    Common flaps of the trunk

    Common flaps of the upper extremity

    Common flaps of the lower extremity

    Common visceral flaps

    General microsurgery considerations

    Special flap considerations

    Suggested readings

    Section 6. Aesthetic

    27.  Eyelid anatomy, reconstruction, and blepharoplasty

    General anatomy (Fig. 27.1)

    Lacrimal/eyelid physiology

    Eyelid evaluation


    Upper eyelid procedures

    Lower eyelid blepharoplasty

    Miscellaneous eyelid conditions


    Suggested readings

    28.  Rhinoplasty and nasal reconstruction

    Anatomy of the nose

    Nasal physiology

    Ideal nasal analysis (Fig. 28.6)

    Preoperative considerations

    Rhinoplasty techniques

    Common grafts and sutures used in rhinoplasty

    Postoperative nasal deformities

    Other postoperative considerations

    Nonsurgical rhinoplasty

    Nasal reconstruction

    Suggested readings

    29.  Rhytidectomy and neck rejuvenation

    Essential facial anatomy


    Nonnvasive facial skin tightening


    Brow lift

    Suggested readings

    30.  Body contouring and suction-assisted lipectomy

    Suggested readings

    31.  Injectables, skin resurfacing, lasers, and hair restoration


    Chemical and mechanical skin resurfacing

    Hair restoration

    Special considerations

    Suggested readings

    Appendix Q&A



  • 48900lei 415.00 lei


    When the first edition of this atlas was published in 2005, it was well received throughout the oculoplastic and ophthalmology community for its simplicity and clinical focus.  Now, a decade later, surgical techniques have been updated to reflect current practice models and advances in technology. The field of oculoplastic surgery has grown and evolved to include all aspects of facial plastic surgery and the literature must now reflect the advancements of this field. Oculoplastic Surgery Atlas: Cosmetic Facial Surgery, 2nd edition combines text and diagrams, plus surgical videos that enable readers to perform this surgery with the best possible instruction and preparation. Written for ophthalmology specialists and residents, this new edition presents many aspects of facial cosmetic surgery, including blepharoplasty, endoscopic forehead surgery, rhytidectomy, and  soft tissue and lip augmentation.


    ·         Cosmetic Facial Anatomy

    Pages 1-18

    Javier Servat, J., MD (et al.)

    ·         Endoscopic Foreheadplasty

    Pages 19-26

    Black, Evan H., MD, FACS (et al.)


    ·         Direct Eyebrow Lift

    Pages 27-29

    Sierra, César A., MD (et al.)

    ·         Endoscopic Midface Lift

    Pages 31-36

    Castillo, Francisco, MD (et al.)

    ·         Upper Eyelid Blepharoplasty

    Pages 37-43

    Gladstone, Geoffrey J., MD, FAACS

    ·         Lower Eyelid Blepharoplasty

    Pages 45-50

    Gladstone, Geoffrey J., MD, FAACS

    ·         Laser Skin Resurfacing

    Pages 51-54

    Gladstone, Geoffrey J., MD, FAACS

    ·         Neuromodulator: Cosmetic Botox

    Pages 55-60

    Myint, Shoib, DO, FAACS, FAOCO

    ·         Soft Tissue Augmentation

    Pages 61-65

    Myint, Shoib, DO, FAACS, FAOCO


  • State of the art in Blepharoplasty
    La comanda in aproximativ 4 saptamani
    50600lei 435.00 lei

    This book focuses on the surgical procedure for aesthetically correcting ageing defects of the eyelids. After a brief introduction and a section on the anatomy of the periorbital area, the latest innovative techniques are described in detail with the aid of high-quality images. The author also presents his laser-assisted blepharoplasty technique. The second part of the book provides an overview of the most common complications in blepharoplasty, and how to avoid them. In addition it guides readers through the treatment of complications. The application  of the Single Suture Traction Technique (SSTT) popularised by the author, a useful tool to avoid and correct complications, is also presented in details.  The inclusion of results, advantages, disadvantages, potential complications, tips and tricks make this book a valuable resource for plastic surgeons performing blepharoplasty.

  • 445.00 lei


    An informative, go-to guide on common plastic surgery principles and practices

    Plastic Surgery: A Practical Guide to Operative Care by Bruce Mast fills the gap between existing pocket handbooks and encyclopedic library shelf editions. The book is geared towards plastic surgeons early in their careers. The focus is on commonly encountered conditions and is not intended to be an all-inclusive resource. All the surgical chapters are uniformly organized, with discussion of goals and objectives, patient presentation, surgery preparation, treatment, postoperative care, outcomes, and questions.

    The book is divided into eight sections, starting with science and principles which discusses impacted anatomy and different techniques such as grafts, flaps, microsurgery, lasers, and radiant energy. Subsequent sections cover skin and tissue conditions; pediatric plastic surgery; reconstructive and aesthetic craniofacial techniques; hand and upper extremity reconstruction; breast surgery inclusive of augmentation, mastopexy, reduction, reconstruction, and oncoplastic approaches; chest, trunk, and lower extremity reconstruction; and body contouring techniques including liposuction, abdominoplasty, and lower body lift.

    Key Features:

    Five post-reading questions at the end of every chapter provide readers the opportunity to think about what they read, thereby improving retention of newly acquired knowledge

    CME-type presentation formatting provides a robust learning and teaching tool

    Online videos elucidate procedures and convey additional didactic information

    More than 700 high quality illustrations enhance understanding of impacted anatomy and techniques

    Highly practical, this is an essential surgical companion for medical students to consult during plastic surgery rotations and plastic surgery residents throughout residency. Plastic surgeons in the first five years of practice will also benefit from this user-friendly refresher.


    Table of Contents:

    Part I Science and Principles

    1 Wound Healing: Science and Clinical Relevance

    2 Hand and Upper Extremity Anatomy

    3 Anatomy of the Lower Extremity

    4 Anatomy of the Trunk

    5 Surgical Principles: Grafts, Flaps, Microsurgery

    6 Principles of Facial Aesthetics

    7 Lasers and Radiant Energy in Plastic Surgery

    Part II Skin and Soft Tissue

    8 Burn and Thermal Injury

    9 Skin Cancer

    10 Hidradenitis Suppurativa, Necrotizing Fasciitis, and Soft Tissue Infections

    11 Pressure Ulcers

    Part III Pediatric Plastic Surgery

    12 Cleft Lip Deformity

    13 Cleft Palate Repair by Double Opposing Z-Plasty

    14 Craniosynostosis

    15 Ear Reconstruction and Otoplasty

    16 Nevi and Vascular Malformations

    Part IV Craniofacial

    17 Reconstruction of the Scalp and Forehead

    18 Nasal Reconstruction

    19 Facial Fractures

    20 Rhinoplasty

    21 Browlift and Blepharoplasty

    22 Face and Neck Rejuvenation

    23 Facial Rejuvenation with Injectables

    Part V Hand and Upper Extremity

    24 Hand Fractures

    25 Soft-Tissue Reconstruction of the Hand and Upper Extremity

    26 Tendon Repair

    27 Nerve Compression Syndromes of the Upper Extremity

    28 Replantation and Amputation of Fingers

    29 Dupuytren’s and Trigger Finger

    Part VI Breast

    30 Breast Reduction

    31 Mastopexy

    32 Breast Augmentation

    33 Breast Reconstruction with Devices

    34 Breast Reconstruction with Free Flaps

    35 Breast Reconstruction Using the Latissimus Dorsi Myocutaneous Flap

    36 Oncoplastic Breast Surgery

    37 Tuberous Deformity of the Breast (Breast Implantation Base Constriction)

    38 Poland Syndrome

    39 Gynecomastia

    Part VII Chest, Trunk, and Lower Extremity Reconstruction

    40 Sternal Reconstruction

    41 Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

    42 Lower Extremity Reconstruction

    Part VIII Body Contouring

    43 Liposuction

    44 Abdominoplasty

    45 Lower Body Lift

    46 Brachioplasty

    47 Thigh Lift and Reduction


    Additional MedOne Access Information


  • 445.00 lei

    Professor Huizings brilliant text with Dr. John de Groots magnificent surgical drawings on functional reconstructive nasal surgery is now available in a new and updated second edition. Maintaining its focus on modern surgical concepts and techniques, the book now also includes state-of-the-art contributions from a team of leading international specialists. From surgical anatomy and physiology to diagnosis of nasal syndromes to step-by-step surgical techniques, Functional Reconstructive Nasal Surgery, Second Edition, is unrivalled for its clear, lucid coverage and instructive illustrations of all topics.

    Special Features:
    - A magnificent art program of more than 1,000 detailed surgical drawings and photographs that elucidate every concept A logical continuum from essential anatomic concepts to specific incisions and surgical approaches to the septum, pyramid, lobule, turbinates, and nasal cavity
    - Special sections on pediatric nasal surgery, transplants, acute nasal trauma, mentoplasty, implants, patient complaints, and medicolegal issues
    - Extensive appendices of materials, instruments, nomenclature, and historical developments
    - Every chapter revised and updated, with expanded sections on complications, new techniques for saddle nose correction, and much more
    - With the goal of improving surgical skill as well as understanding structural basics, the book clearly explains why restoring nasal function and form take priority over purely aesthetic considerations for successful surgical outcomes.
    - This is an essential text and clinical problem solver for otorhinolaryngologists, maxillofacial surgeons, facial plastic surgeons, and residents who perform complex reconstructive rhinologic procedures.

  • 47700lei 445.00 lei



    This book describes the latest autologous fat transfer techniques used in connection with wrinkles, breast augmentation, breast reconstruction after ablation, middle face augmentation, scars, chronic wounds, gluteal augmentation and rejuvenation of the hand. All autologous fat transfer techniques, such as BEAULI, Coleman, Shippert, and Khouri, are explained with regard to successful transplantation and reinjection. Further, the book includes chapters on patient prerequisites, patient education, treatment documentation, and objective post-treatment assessment of the outcome using volumetric documentation. The practical presentation of the information, together with a wealth of illustrations, makes this book a valuable guide for plastic and aesthetic surgeons, dermatologists, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, gynecologists and all other specialists in aesthetic surgery who offer reconstructive or aesthetic autologous treatments.


    Table of Contents:


    1. Introduction

    2. A Short History of Transplantation of Autologous Adipose Tissue

    3. Basic Knowledge

    4. Fundamentals of Fat Transplantation

    5. Patient Selection

    6. Current Techniques

    7. Educating the Patient

    8. Documentation and Radiology

    9. The Face

    10. Fat grafting to the Breast

    11. Gluteal Augmentation

    12. Lipofilling of the Hand

    13. Contour Deformities of the Trunk and Extremities

    14. Chronic Wounds

    15. Scars

    16. Burn Scars

    17. Osteoarthritis

    18. Postoperative Treatment

    19. Volumetric Documentation

    20. Possible Future Developments

    Back Matter


  • Liposuction
    La comanda in aproximativ 4 saptamani
    50600lei 460.00 lei



    This book provides easy-to-understand descriptions of high-quality liposuction techniques applicable to different parts of the body, including the face, abdomen, breasts, arms, buttocks, thighs, and calves. The coverage also encompasses the liposuction treatment of osmidrosis and fat injection techniques (facial, breast, and stem cell). Drawing on his extensive experience of more than ten thousand cases of liposuction and fat and stem cell transplantation, the author presents important new theoretical perspectives and novel surgical approaches that he has personally developed. These include the MDMP technique (multi-direction, multi-position), which is straightforward to perform and offers significant benefits. All procedures are described step by step, from preparation through to completion. The book is superbly illustrated throughout, with a wealth of informative photographs that will aid the practitioner. It will be of high value for experienced plastic and cosmetic surgeons and also for residents and fellows.


    Table of Contents:


    Part I. Liposuction

    1. History of Liposuction

    2. Cautions and Complications

    3. Face Liposuction

    4. Arm and Axillary Liposuction

    5. Abdominal and Bikini Liposuction

    6. Thigh and Buttock Liposuction

    7. Calf Liposuction

    8. Accessory Breast Liposuction

    9. Gynecomastia Liposuction

    10. Breast Reduction Liposuction

    Part II. Fat Graft

    11. Face Fat Graft

    12. Breast Fat Graft

    13. Stem Cell Fat Graft

    Part III. Osmidrosis

    14. Osmidrosis

    Back Matter


  • 470.00 lei



    A unique resource for passing the rigorous American Board of Plastic Surgery oral board exam

    Passing the plastic surgery board examinations necessitates meeting extremely demanding criteria. Certification from the ABPS is the gold standard – a significant milestone requiring intensive study, passing the written exam, and the highly challenging two-day oral board component. Acing the plastic surgery boards means a plastic surgeon has already demonstrated a high level of training and education, essential elements for achieving optimal results and patient satisfaction.

    Plastic Surgery Oral Board Prep: Case Management Questions and Answers by Devra Becker restructures core plastic surgery knowledge into the conceptual framework needed for mastery of the plastic surgery oral board exam. It fills a gap in the literature, exploring levels of knowledge such as analysis, synthesis, and evaluation, as well as practical applications including fluid management, intraoperative and postoperative challenges, and ethical considerations. Questions and answers on key reconstructive, aesthetic, and elective procedures are encompassed throughout 22 chapters, enabling readers to synthesize knowledge and articulate it efficiently and effectively.

    Key Highlights

    Nearly 400 Q&A mirror the type and sequencing of questions on the oral board exam

    Reconstruction topics include skin cancer, facial defects and trauma, back and trunk, traumatic hand injuries, lower extremity wounds, cleft lip and palate, and craniosynostosis syndromes

    Aesthetic and elective surgery chapters cover the aging face, breast, body and trunk, and hand

    Current recommendations for management of coexisting medical conditions such as thromboembolism prophylaxis and perioperative management of cardiac disease

    This is an invaluable board study resource for plastic surgery residents and surgeons preparing for the oral board exam. Its comprehensive core curriculum content will also benefit clinicians prepping for in-service exams.


    Table of Contents:


    1 General Approach to the Oral Board Examination

    2 Preoperative Assessment and Perioperative Management

    3 Venous Thrombosis Prophylaxis

    4 Postoperative Events: Fat Embolism and Compartment Syndrome

    5 Free Flap Failure

    6 Fluid Management

    7 Ethical Considerations

    8 Skin Cancer

    9 Reconstruction of the Facial Defect

    10 Aesthetic Surgery for the Aging Face

    11 Facial Trauma

    12 Breast Reconstruction

    13 Elective Breast Surgery

    14 Back and Trunk Reconstruction

    15 Aesthetic Body and Trunk

    16 Pressure Ulcers

    17 Traumatic Hand Injury

    18 Elective Hand Surgery

    19 Lower Extremity Reconstruction

    20 Lower Extremity Wounds

    21 Cleft Lip and Palate

    22 Craniosynostosis Syndromes

    Appendix A: Practice Photos

    Appendix B: Suggested Reconstructions



  • 50600lei 470.00 lei



    This book offers an essential guide to surgical approaches to the umbilicus. The navel is the only natural scar in the body, accepted for all human beings all over the world. Its absence or distortions can have negative psychological impacts, as it normally lends beauty and harmony to the otherwise unattractive abdomen.  The aesthetic importance of the navel justifies the increasing amount of individuals undergoing abdominoplasty and omphaloplasty. However, these surgeries may lead to a series of complications or unintended aesthetic outcomes. Indeed, the postsurgical final aspect of the umbilicus is the main stigma and primary source of problems and complaints following abdominoplasty. In this book readers will find a complete surgical guide to the most important surgical approaches and strategies related to the navel, helping them to deliver a high standard of quality and patient-tailored surgical and aesthetic outcomes. Written by a renowned plastic surgeons with more than 20 years of experience, Omphaloplasty - A Surgical Guide of the Umbilicus offers readers an overview of general and innovative surgical techniques for the umbilicus, helping them to make the best choice when performing abdominoplasties.


    Table of Contents:


    Umbilical Anatomy and Position

    The Navel’s Vascular Anatomy and Its Surgical Application

    Omphalo and Neo-Omphaloplasty

    Progressive Tunneling: The Dilson Luz Technique, Applied in Abdominoplasties and Lipoabdominoplasties and Considerations on the Umbilicus

    Umbilicus and Scar Positioning During Abdominoplasty: Main Determinants of Results


    Neo-Omphaloplasty in Dermolipectomies: Personal Technique

    Emulation of a Newborn’s Umbilical Scar

    Creation of the Umbilical Region During Full Abdominoplasty: New Concepts and Techniques

    The “Y-T” Navel Technique

    Umbilicoplasty with Minimum Stump

    Umbilicoplasty Without Scars: My Personal Experience

    Reconstructive Neo-umbilicoplasty

    Reconstruction of the New Umbilicus: Indications and Choices

    Management of Esthetic Alterations of the Umbilicus

    Omphaloplasty: X-Shaped Flap Technique

    Umbilicoplasty in Bikini Form

    Back Matter


  • 59700lei 480.00 lei



    The quintessential guide to state-of-the-art cosmetic injection approaches, from two renowned experts!

    This revised and updated second edition of Cosmetic Injection Techniques: A Text and Video Guide to Neurotoxins and Fillers by esteemed facial plastic surgeons Theda Kontis and Victor Lacombe builds on their bestselling first edition. Content is designed to augment knowledge of beginner injectors and train veteran injectors on how to finesse facial fillers and muscle-relaxing injections. Since publication of the first edition, understanding of the aging face has increased, while the number of non-surgical facial enhancements has continued to skyrocket. The book's primary focus is the improvement of minor facial irregularities and asymmetries using the latest injection procedures.

    Divided into six sections and four appendices, the book starts with the patient consultation and concludes with a new section on fat-dissolving techniques using Kybella. The fillers section features new chapters on choosing the right filler, fine lines and skin boosters, the de Maio technique, the mandibular angle, poly-l-lactic acid for the décolleté, and gender-specific injections. All chapters follow a reader-friendly, consistent format with succinct paragraphs covering indications, injection techniques, anatomic considerations, precautions, risks, pearls, illustrations or photos, and additional reading. Select chapters reflect North American techniques utilized by the authors that vary from East Coast to West Coast.

    Key Highlights

    • Precise, full-color illustrations by Sarah Faris afford a detailed look at underlying anatomy
    • 75 superb short video clips narrated by Dr. Kontis provide procedural guidance
    • A section dedicated to neurotoxin injections details the use of neuromodulators such as Botox and Dysport, with new chapters on neurotoxins for the décolleté and profusely sweating forehead
    • A full spectrum of facial augmentation, rejuvenation, and volumization techniques are described, using hyaluronic acid fillers, hyaluronidase, Sculptra, Radiesse, BellaFill, and others
    • Appendix A lists chapters by degree of difficulty, enabling injectors to safely advance to more challenging injection techniques

    This is the essential quick-reference guide on injection techniques. Plastic surgeons, cosmetic surgeons, dermatologists, nurse injectors, and physician assistant/nurse practitioner injectors who wish to increase their knowledge of injection methods and refine skills will greatly benefit from this outstanding, easy-to-use manual.


    1.    Table of Contents

    2.    Foreword

    3.    Preface

    4.    Acknowledgments

    5.    Menu of Accompanying Videos

    6.    Section I Introduction to Injectables

    7.    1 The Consultation

    8.    2 The Physicians Aesthetic Coalition for Injectable Safety

    9.    Section II Introduction to Neurotoxins

    10. 3 Neurotoxins Overview

    11. 4 Neurotoxin Preparation

    12. 5 Instrumentation for Neurotoxin Injections

    13. Section III Neurotoxin Injection Techniques

    14. 6 Neurotoxin Injection for Glabellar Frown Lines

    15. 7 Neurotoxin Injection for Forehead Wrinkles

    16. 8 Neurotoxin Injection for Smile Lines and Crow’s Feet

    17. 9 Neurotoxin Injection for Lateral Brow Lift

    18. 10 Neurotoxin Injection for Chemical Brow Lift

    19. 11 Neurotoxin Injection for Lower Eyelid Roll

    20. 12 Neurotoxin Injection for Bunny Lines

    21. 13 Neurotoxin Injection for Nasal Tip Lift

    22. 14 Neurotoxin Injection for Nasal Flare

    23. 15 Neurotoxin Injection for Elevating the Oral Commissures

    24. 16 Neurotoxin Injection for Lip Lift

    25. 17 Neurotoxin Injection for Smoker’s Lines

    26. 18 Neurotoxin Injection for Gummy Smile

    27. 19 Neurotoxin Injection for Dimpled Chin

    28. 20 Neurotoxin Injection for Platysmal Banding

    29. 21 Neurotoxin Injection for Necklace Lines

    30. 22 Neurotoxin Injection for the Décolleté

    31. 23 Neurotoxin Injection for Nefertiti Neck Lift

    32. 24 Neurotoxin Injection for Masseter Hypertrophy

    33. 25 Neurotoxin Injection for Parotid Gland Hypertrophy

    34. 26 Neurotoxin Injection for Submandibular Gland Hypertrophy

    35. 27 Neurotoxin Injection for Gustatory Sweating (Frey Syndrome)

    36. 28 Neurotoxin Injection for Profusely Sweating Underarms

    37. 29 Neurotoxin Injection for Profusely Sweating Scalp and Forehead

    38. 30 Neurotoxin Injection for Profusely Sweating Hands

    39. 31 Neurotoxin Injection for Profusely Sweating Feet

    40. 32 Neurotoxin Injection for Chronic Migraines

    41. 33 Management of Neurotoxin Injection Complications

    42. Section IV Introduction to Fillers

    43. 34 Fillers Overview

    44. 35 Anesthesia Techniques

    45. 36 Filler Injection Methods

    46. 37 Choosing the Right Filler

    47. Section V Filler Injection Techniques

    48. 38 Filler Injection for Nasolabial Folds

    49. 39 Filler Injection with Polymethyl Methacrylate (Bellafill)

    50. 40 Fine Line Fillers and Skin Boosters

    51. 41 Filler Injection for Marionette Lines

    52. 42 Filler Injection for Lip Augmentation

    53. 43 Filler Injection for Elevating the Oral Commissures

    54. 44 Filler Injection for Vertical Lip Lines

    55. 45 Filler Injection for Glabellar Frown Lines

    56. 46 Filler Injection for Forehead Wrinkles

    57. 47 Filler Injection for Tear Trough Deformity

    58. 48 Filler Injection for Sunken Upper Eyelids

    59. 49 Filler Injection for Lateral Brow Lift

    60. 50 Filler Injection for Sunken Temples

    61. 51 Filler Injection for Nonsurgical Rhinoplasty

    62. 52 Filler Injection for Nasal Valve Stenting

    63. 53 Filler Injection for Medial Midface Hollowing

    64. 54 Filler Injection for Cheekbone Augmentation

    65. 55 Filler Injection for Sunken Cheeks

    66. 56 Filler Injection for Cheek Lift: de Maio Technique

    67. 57 Filler Injection for Chin Augmentation

    68. 58 Filler Injection for the Mental Crease

    69. 59 Filler Injection for Jawline Rejuvenation

    70. 60 Filler Injection for Mandibular Angle Augmentation

    71. 61 Filler Injection for Earlobe Rejuvenation

    72. 62 Filler Injection for Acne Scars

    73. 63 Filler Injection for Aging Hands

    74. 64 Filler Injection with Poly-L-Lactic Acid for Facial Volumizing (Sculptra)

    75. 65 Filler Injection with Poly-L-Lactic Acid for the Décolleté

    76. 66 The “Liquid Facelift”

    77. 67 Gender-Specific Injections

    78. 68 Management of Filler Injection Complications

    79. Section VI Fat-Dissolving Injections

    80. 69 Submental Fat Reduction

    81. Section VII Appendices

    82. Appendix A: Neurotoxin/Filler Injection Techniques by Advancing Difficulty and Injector’s Experience

    83. Appendix B: Sample Informed Consent Form for Neurotoxin Injections

    84. Appendix C: Sample Informed Consent Form for Filler Injections

    85. Appendix D: Sample Informed Consent Form for Kybella Treatment

    86. Index

    87. Additional MedOne Information


  • 62000lei 496.00 lei



    In the innovative field of cosmetic dermatology, the range of products and methods available to patients is expanding all the time. Prominent among these are facial fillers, which, when injected into and beneath the skin, help alleviate wrinkles and improve smoothness. However, the many fillers on offer have varying characteristics and effects, and practitioners must be properly trained in order to administer them safely and successfully.

    Injectable Fillers offers those performing these popular procedures an in-depth and far-reaching survey of current best practices, with a strong emphasis on safety. Covering everything from the science behind facial fillers to their appropriate means of application, the book places each product in context, demonstrating the pros and cons of the expanding range of hyaluronic acids and calcium hydroxylapatite microspheres, and exploring injectable submental fat reduction with sodium deoxycholate. This second edition broadens the scope of discussion to also include chin, mandible, temple, nose, brow, and forehead injections, as well as the use of cannulas as an alternative to needles.




    1 Injection Anatomy: Avoiding the Disastrous Complication 1
    Arthur Swift, Claudio DeLorenzi, and Krishnan M. Kapoor

    2 The Mathematics of Facial Beauty 29
    Arthur Swift and B. Kent Remington

    3 The Temple and Forehead 63
    Tatjana Pavicic, Ardalan Minokadeh and Sebastian Cotofana

    4 The Eyebrow Revisited 77
    B. Kent Remington and Arthur Swift

    5 Periorbital Rejuvenation 93
    Arthur Swift and Herve Raspaldo

    6 The Midface and Cheeks 119
    Jeanette M. Black, Ardalan Minokadeh and Derek H. Jones

    7 Injection Rhinoplasty – Aesthetic Considerations and the Anatomical Basis for Safe Injection Techniques 131
    Woffles T.L. Wu

    8 The Lips 149
    Shannon Humphrey

    9 The Mandible, Jawline, and Chin 165
    Amir Moradi and Jeff Watson

    10 Submental Contouring 175
    Frederick C. Beddingfield III, Jeanette M. Black, Paul F. Lizzul, and Ardalan Minokadeh

    11 Avoidance and Management of Complications 191
    Katie Beleznay and Derek H. Jones

    Index 207


  • 52500lei 500.00 lei




    The definitive resource on surgical flaps from renowned MD Anderson plastic surgeons

    Handbook of Reconstructive Flaps by Matthew Hanasono and Charles Butler reflects contributions from clinicians associated with the prestigious MD Anderson Cancer Center. The institution is internationally recognized as one of the world's premier reconstructive centers and renowned for its Reconstructive Microsurgery fellowship program. This unique resource provides a comprehensive review of microvascular surgery techniques using the most common reconstructive pedicle flaps, free flaps, perforator flaps, and workhorse flaps.

    Seven parts organized anatomically detail flaps used for the head/neck, chest, back, abdomen, pelvis, upper extremity, and lower extremity, followed by an eighth part on lymphedema. Each flap or procedure includes pertinent anatomy, indications for usage, preoperative considerations, a concise step-by-step description of the operative setup, the actual procedure, and donor site closure.


    Key Features:


    A Pearls and Pitfalls section in each chapter outlines key concepts and critical nuances in surgical techniques or patient management

    More than 200 clear diagrams, line drawings, and illustrative surgical photos enhance understanding of high impact points

    High quality videos posted online elucidate flap techniques

    A section dedicated to the microsurgical treatment of lymphedema covers lymphovenous bypass, vascularized lymph node transfers from the groin and supraclavicular region, and lymphovenous anastomosis

    This is an essential, user-friendly backpack reference for plastic surgery residents to use during rounds and as a board prep. It is also an excellent resource for plastic surgeons new to clinical practice and veteran practitioners as a refresher on unfamiliar flaps.



    Table of Contents:


    Part 1 Head and Neck

    1 Local Flaps of the Scalp

    2 Paramedian Forehead Flap

    3 Temporalis Muscle Flap

    4 Temporoparietal Fascia Flap

    5 Facial Artery Musculomucosal Flap

    6 Lip Reconstruction with Abbe and Estlander Flaps

    7 Karapandzic Flap

    8 Submental Island Flap

    9 Supraclavicular Cutaneous Pedicled Flap

    Part 2 Chest

    10 Internal Mammary Artery Perforator Flap

    11 Pectoralis Major Muscle/Myocutaneous Pedicled Flap

    Part 3 Back

    12 Trapezius Muscle/Myocutaneous Flap

    13 Paraspinous Muscle Pedicled Flap

    14 Latissimus Dorsi Muscle/Myocutaneous Free/Pedicled Flap

    15 Thoracodorsal Artery Perforator Flap

    16 Serratus Anterior Muscle/Muscle with Rib Flap

    17 Scapular and Parascapular Flaps

    18 Scapular and Parascapular Cutaneous Free Tissue Transfer

    19 Keystone Flap

    Part 4 Abdomen

    20 Transverse Rectus Abdominis Myocutaneous Free Flap

    21 Transverse Rectus Abdominis Myocutaneous Pedicled Flap

    22 Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flap

    23 Superficial Inferior Epigastric Artery Flap

    24 Vertical Rectus Abdominis Myocutaneous Flap Free/Pedicled Flap

    25 Omental Flap

    26 Free Jejunal and Supercharged Jejunal Flaps

    27 Groin/Superficial Circumflex Iliac Artery Perforator Flap

    Part 5 Pelvis

    28 Iliac Crest (Deep Circumflex Iliac Artery) Osseous/Osteocutaneous Free Flap

    29 Singapore Flap

    30 Superior Gluteal Artery Perforator Flap

    31 Inferior Gluteal Artery Perforator Flap

    Part 6 Upper Extremity

    32 Lateral Arm Flap

    33 Radial Forearm Fasciocutaneous/Osteocutaneous Free Flap

    34 Ulnar Artery Perforator Flap

    Part 7 Lower Extremity

    35 Anterolateral Thigh Flap

    36 Anteromedial Thigh Flap

    37 Rectus Femoris Muscle Flap

    38 Gracilis Muscle/Myocutaneous Flap

    39 Transverse Upper Gracilis Flap

    40 Profunda Artery Perforator Flap

    41 Posterior Thigh Flap

    42 Soleus Muscle Flap

    43 Gastrocnemius Muscle Flap

    44 Medial Sural Artery Perforator Flap

    45 Reverse Sural Artery Flap

    46 Fibula Osteocutaneous Free Flap

    47 Medial Plantar Artery Flap

    Part 8 Lymphedema

    48 Supraclavicular Lymph Node Transfer

    49 Inguinal Lymph Node Transfer

    50 Lymphoyenous Anastomosis


    Additional MedOne Information


  • 52500lei 500.00 lei



    State-of-the-art PRP and microneedling aesthetic procedures from internationally renowned experts

    Platelet rich plasma (PRP) and microneedling are two increasingly popular off-label modalities intended to harness the body's self-rejuvenation and repair abilities. PRP and Microneedling in Aesthetic Medicine is the most comprehensive, clinically informed resource available today on these two techniques. Internationally renowned, minimally invasive facial aesthetics experts Amelia K. Hausauer, Derek H. Jones, and a cadre of esteemed contributors have written the definitive guide on this topic. Readers will learn how to evaluate and critically appraise various approaches and leverage evidence-based methods to guide best practices.

    Divided into three parts, the first chapters on PRP and microneedling lay a solid foundation, covering basic science, mechanism of action, preparation, and practical considerations. Each chapter includes in-depth discussion, technical pearls, and practical tips for incorporating specific techniques into clinical practice. Part three focuses on special topics including applications and safety in skin of color, combination therapies, and managing complications.

    Key Highlights

    Applications for PRP including chronic wound healing, scars and scar revision, aesthetic rejuvenation and augmentation, and alopecia and hair restoration

    Microneedling for the treatment of acne and other scars, striae, melasma and dyschromia, skin rejuvenation, hyperhidrosis, and photodamage

    The concurrent use of PRP and microneedling; PRP and laser resurfacing, rhitidectomy, and ultrasound; and microneedling with radiofrequency and drug-assisted delivery

    About 100 images elucidate impacted anatomy and techniques; and 10 short online videos provide enhanced procedural guidance

    This is an essential resource for practitioners and training providers in dermatology and plastic surgery, particularly those specializing in facial and oculoplastic sub-specialties. It is a must-have for all aesthetic physicians seeking to expand their repertoire of minimally invasive facial surgery approaches.


    Table of Contents:


    I Platelet-Rich Plasma Principles and Practices

    1. Platelet-Rich Plasma: Mechanism and Practical Considerations

    2. Platelet-Rich Plasma and Fibrin Sealants in Plastic Surgery: Clinical Applications and One Practice’s Experience

    3. Platelet-Rich Plasma for Rejuvenation and Augmentation

    4. Platelet-Rich Plasma for Alopecia and Hair Restoration

    II Microneedling Principles and Practices

    5. Microneedling: Mechanism and Practical Considerations

    6. Microneedling: Clinical Applications

    7. Microneedling and Radiofrequency

    III Other Considerations, Combinations, and Complications

    8. Applications and Safety in Skin of Color

    9. Combination Therapies

    10. Complications Associated with PRP and Microneedling in Aesthetic Medicine


    Additional MedOne Information



  • Evidence-Based Cosmetic Breast Surgery
    La comanda in aproximativ 4 saptamani
    56200lei 500.00 lei

    Insisting on an evidence-based approach, Dr. Swanson brings the light of science to bear on the many controversies in cosmetic breast surgery today. Conventional wisdom is challenged with factual analysis, made possible by Dr. Swanson’s large body of published research. In his hallmark detailed style, the author lays the foundation with clinical studies, measurements, and patient-reported outcomes. The work is all here in one place for the first time, leading to some surprising conclusions. For plastic surgeons who prefer data to dogma, Evidence-Based Cosmetic Breast Surgery provides a unique and invaluable resource.

  • 525.00 lei

    Surgical treatment of hand trauma is a highly complex form of surgery that requires mastery of several different disciplines, including microsurgery of blood vessels less than 1 mm in diameter, osteosynthesis, and flap coverage of traumatic defects. Combining these disciplines into an effective surgical repertoire requires no little creativity.

    This work intends to provide clear, practical guidance to the less experienced so that they gain confidence in carrying out the core procedures involved in the surgical management of hand trauma.

    Key Features:

    • Stepwise, concise descriptions of all core procedures, highly and helpfully illustrated
    • Procedures and topics covered include: nailbed repair, infections of the hand, flexor and extensor tendon repair, EIP to EPL tendon transfer, digital nerve repair, replantation and revascularization, fracture fixation techniques, limb threatening emergencies, and more
    • A wealth of useful tips and tricks, for trainees by trainees

    Nikkhah's Hand Trauma: Illustrated Surgical Guide of Core Procedures is certain to be treasured as an indispensable resource for trainees in plastic, orthopaedic, and hand surgery.

  • 55800lei 530.00 lei





    This book provides a useful guide for the management of complex abdominal wall problems from the perspective of a general surgeon, with sensible, practical clinical advice for the management of problems as they arise. Starting from managing the open abdomen and optimising the chances of achieving later definitive fascial closure, through to dealing with incisional and parastomal hernias throughout the abdomen. Expert guidance supported by an evidence-based review of the literature aids higher surgical trainees and consultant general surgeons who wish to expand their practice in this area. Focuses on the needs of the general surgeon Offers practical tips and advice for handling difficult cases Based on current best evidence Complemented by high quality images



    Table of Contents:



    Part 1: Before Surgery

    1. Anatomy of the Anterior Abdominal Wall




    Subcutaneous Tissues

    Nerve Supply

    Blood Supply

    Normal Cross-Sectional Imaging



    2. The Scale of the Problem



    Why Repair Ventral Hernias?

    Numbers and Costs

    Aetiology of Ventral Hernia

    Problems with Ventral Hernia Research

    Overcoming These Challenges

    Complex Ventral Hernia



    3. Prevention is Better than Cure


    Risk Factors for Incisional Hernia Formation

    Choice of Incision

    Suture Choices

    Closure Techniques

    Mesh Insertion

    Abdominal Binder Use Post-Operatively

    European Hernia Surgery Guidelines



    4. Evidence for Mesh Use


    Historical Perspectives


    Evidence for Mesh Use



    5. Assessment and Perioperative Management


    Pre-operative Assessment of Physiological Status

    Pre-operative Risk Reduction

    Intra-operative Anaesthetic Considerations



    6. Additional Pre-operative Considerations and Techniques



    Multidisciplinary Meeting

    Mesh Infection

    Technical Adjuncts


    7. The Open Abdomen


    Abdominal Compartment Syndrome

    Indications for an Open Abdomen

    Management of the Open Abdomen

    Long-Term Outcomes



    Part 2: Surgical techniques

    8. Rives-Stoppa Repair and Peritoneal Flap Hernioplasty


    Pre-operative Considerations

    Technique of Rives-Stoppa Repair

    Intra-operative Pitfalls

    Evidence for the Rives-Stoppa Repair

    Peritoneal Flap Repair


    9. Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair


    Pre-operative Considerations


    Intra-operative Pitfalls

    Post-operative Course and Complications

    Variations in Technique

    Outcomes after Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair



    10. Anterior Component Separation


    Pre-operative Considerations

    Operative Technique




    11. Endoscopic Component Separation


    Operative Technique

    Indications and Limitations




    12. Posterior Component Separation


    Pre-operative Considerations

    Operative Technique




    Part 3: Special situations

    13. Soft Tissue Management


    Basic Science

    Patient Selection

    Single Surgeon Approaches

    Dual Surgeon Approach

    Skin Grafts and Laparostomy Wounds



    14. Management of Enterocutaneous Fistula


    Intestinal Failure

    Management Steps in Enterocutaneous Fistula




    15. Lateral Hernias


    Lumbar Hernias

    Spigelian Hernias

    Lateral Incisional Hernias



    16. Perineal Hernia


    Primary Perineal Hernia

    Secondary Perineal Hernia



    17. Parastomal Hernia


    Risk Factors

    Prevention of Parastomal Hernia

    Management of Established Parastomal Hernia





  • Essentials of Aesthetic Surgery
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    530.00 lei



    Essentials of Aesthetic Surgery may fit in your pocket, but this easy-to-follow guide is teeming with valuable cutting-edge topics in cosmetic surgery. Focusing on both traditional and emerging concepts, techniques and innovations in aesthetic surgery, this portable book draws from the expertise of experienced surgeons to provide step-by-step instructions for the procedures surgeons build their careers on.

    This comprehensive guide offers readers:

    A practical guide to the most sought-after procedures, presented by internationally recognized experts

    Follows the best-selling Essentials of Plastic Surgery structure, which explores techniques and tips for success in a succinct, accessible, bulleted format

    Modern perspectives on traditional procedures, including facelift, necklift, blepharoplasty, rhinoplasty, breast augmentation, liposuction, abdominoplasty, and thighlift

    A deeper look at correction of the tear trough deformity, lateral canthopexy, Asian blepharoplasty, secondary and ethnic rhinoplasty, the nasolabial fold, lip augmentation, nonsurgical rejuvenation, augmentation-mastopexy, gluteal augmentation, genital surgery, and transgender surgery

    Take-home points at the end of each chapter to summarize the content for easy review

    Rich, high-quality photographs and illustrations for an in-depth understanding of the pertinent anatomy

    As the role of the plastic surgeon has evolved, so must the techniques and available procedures to address the needs of the diverse aesthetic surgery patient population. Aesthetic surgery continues to grow exponentially in popularity, and this guide provides surgeons with the tools they need to stay abreast of changing trends and innovative techniques to achieve the highest possible patient satisfaction.


    Table of Contents:


    Part I: Basic Considerations

    1 The Aesthetic Surgery Patient

    2 The Artistry of Plastic Surgery

    3 Photography for the Aesthetic Surgeon

    4 Medicolegal Considerations in Aesthetic Surgery

    Part II: Anesthesia

    5 Basics of Anesthesia for the Aesthetic Surgery Patient

    6 Perioperative Anesthesia Considerations for the Aesthetic Surgery Patient

    7 Procedure-Specific Anesthesia Guidelines for the Aesthetic Surgery Patient

    8 Multimodal Analgesia for the Aesthetic Surgery Patient

    Part III: Safety

    9 Safety Considerations in Aesthetic Surgery

    10 Decreasing Complications in Aesthetic Surgery

    11 Venous Thromboembolism and the Aesthetic Surgery Patient

    Part IV: Skin Care

    12 The Medi Spa and Other Practice Considerations

    13 Anatomy, Physiology, and Disorders of the Skin

    14 Cosmeceuticals and Other Office Products

    15 Ethnic Skin Care

    Part V: Noninvasive and Minimally Invasive Therapy

    16 Basics of Laser Therapy

    17 Ablative Laser Resurfacing

    18 Nonablative Laser Resurfacing

    19 Chemical Peels

    20 Dermabrasion

    21 Botulinum Toxin

    22 Soft Tissue Fillers

    23 Fat Grafting

    24 Treatment of Prominent Veins

    Part VI: Adjuncts to Aesthetic Surgery

    25 Tissue Glues

    26 Fixation Devices

    27 Implants and Alloplasts (Nonbreast)

    28 Progressive Tension Sutures

    Part VII: Facial Surgery

    29 Periorbital Anatomy

    30 Face and Neck Anatomy

    31 Facial Analysis

    32 Hair Transplantation

    33 Browlift

    34 Upper Blepharoplasty

    35 Lower Blepharoplasty

    36 Asian Blepharoplasty

    37 Correction of the Tear Trough Deformity

    38 Lateral Canthopexy

    39 Blepharoptosis

    40 Midface Rejuvenation

    41 Perioral Rejuvenation

    42 Facelift

    43 Nasolabial Fold

    44 Necklift

    45 Rhinoplasty

    46 Secondary Rhinoplasty

    47 Ethnic Rhinoplasty

    48 Lip Augmentation

    49 Genioplasty

    50 Otoplasty

    Part VIII: Breast Surgery

    51 Breast Anatomy

    52 Breast Augmentation

    53 Mastopexy

    54 Augmentation-Mastopexy

    55 Breast Reduction

    56 Gynecomastia

    Part IX: Body Contouring

    57 Liposuction

    58 Brachioplasty

    59 Buttock Augmentation

    60 Abdominoplasty

    61 Medial Thigh Lift

    62 Body Contouring in Massive-Weight-Loss Patients

    63 Female Genital Aesthetic Surgery

    64 Noninvasive Body Contouring

    65 Aesthetics of Gender Affirmation Surgery




  • 60600lei 540.00 lei


    • Provides an extensive look at the practical management—both medical and surgical—of all forms of hair loss
    • Discusses androgenetic alopecia, alopecia areata, telogen effluvium, and frontal fibrosing alopecia
    • Covers hair restoration surgery in detail
    • Provides an excellent review of nonmedical approaches to hair loss
    • Includes more than 300 clinical color photographs
    Treatment of hair disorders has progressed considerably over time. More patients are now interested in hair care and some are bombarded by promising advertisements. In reality, hair disorders may be complex and require accurate diagnosis for suitable treatment. Hair Loss and Restoration provides an extensive look at the practical management, both medical and surgical, of all forms of hair loss. Proper examination of the patient with hair loss is discussed in depth as is androgenetic alopecia, the most common cause of hair loss. The autoimmune disease alopecia areata is examined comprehensively, including its pathogenesis, clinical features, differential diagnosis, and treatment.
    This edition also covers new developments on the diagnosis and treatment of the disease. Hair loss from drugs and radiation is reviewed along with other topics such as telogen effluvium and frontal fibrosing alopecia—an increasing concern in scarring hair loss. Hair restoration surgery is described in detail and an excellent review of what is available from a nonmedical approach to hair loss is provided. Extensively referenced and illustrated with more than 300 clinical color photographs, this compact and easy-to-read book is a valuable resource for both doctors and patients.

  • 61800lei 540.00 lei



    Intended as a companion to the recently published, Evidence-Based Cosmetic Breast Surgery (978-3-319-53957-7), Evidence-Based Body Contouring Surgery and VTE Prevention once again concentrates on the science, relying on data rather than expert opinion. In his familiar detail-oriented style, Eric Swanson critically evaluates popular body contouring procedures such as liposuction, abdominoplasty, arm lifts, thigh lifts, and buttock fat transfer. The source material is published in the major peer-reviewed plastic surgery journals. The conclusions frequently challenge conventional wisdom.  Fat redistribution theory is dispelled. A unique chapter titled “The Metabolic Effect of Liposuction” reveals some surprising positive effects of liposuction. The limitations of alternative nonsurgical treatments are the subject of a chapter titled “Evaluating New Technologies.”  A novel chapter describes SAFE (Spontaneous breathing, Avoid gas, Face up, Extremities mobile) anesthesia as a replacement for traditional general endotracheal anesthesia – lowering risk, minimizing blood loss, and reducing recovery times.  The last two chapters will have many readers reconsidering traditional methods of venous thromboembolism (VTE) prevention. Chapter 12 exposes the shortcomings of risk prediction methods and routine anticoagulation. The final chapter describes the use of ultrasound for VTE surveillance. These chapters will likely find an audience among surgeons from all specialties and anesthesiologists. For scientifically inclined readers, whether seasoned surgeons or residents, this unique resource may well lead to evidence-based changes in their practices.


    Table of Contents:


    1. Evidence-Based Medicine and Conflict of Interest

    2. The Myth of Fat Redistribution

    3. Liposuction

    4. Metabolic Effects of Liposuction

    5. SAFE Anesthesia and Minimizing Blood Loss

    6. Abdominoplasty

    7. Thigh Lift and Surgery After Massive Weight Loss

    8. Brachioplasty and Hand Rejuvenation

    9. Buttock Fat Transfer

    10. Calf Augmentation

    11. Evaluating New Technologies

    12. The Fallacy of Individual Risk Stratification and Chemoprophylaxis

    13. Ultrasound for VTE Surveillance and Other Plastic Surgery Applications

    Back Matter


  • 61800lei 540.00 lei



    Liposuction is currently the number one aesthetic surgical procedure performed by plastic surgeons in the United States and Americans spend more money on liposuction than on any other aesthetic surgical procedure. Almost 500,000 cases are currently performed yearly by board certified plastic surgeons and it is estimated that at least 20% of the cases are ultrasound assisted. Current ultrasonic liposuction devices are significantly different than the previous generations and require a certain level of technical expertise in order to achieve good outcomes with the technique. Although there are chapters devoted to the technique in general body contouring textbooks, there are no current textbooks that fully cover this important technique. The text is divided into three distinct sections for ease of use. Section I: Fundamentals will cover basic techniques and safe use of the devices for plastic surgeons looking to add ultrasound-assisted liposuction to their practice. Section II: Clinical Applications explores use of the devices for commonly performed surgeries, including facial, trunk, extremity (arm and leg), and buttock contouring as well as gynecomastia. Section III: Special Applications takes a focused look at the VASER device and its use in more complicated situations, with chapters handling silicone injection complications and contouring in a massive weight loss patient.  Featuring contributions from leaders in the field, alongside full color photos and a special introductory video, Ultrasound-Assisted Liposuction serves as a reference for surgeons currently using ultrasonic techniques in liposuction  and those looking to get started.


    Table of Contents:


    Part I. Fundamentals

    1. Ultrasonic-Assisted Liposuction: Introduction and Historic Perspectives

    2. Basic Science of Ultrasound in Body Contouring

    3. Choosing the Correct Candidate

    4. Anesthesia and Wetting Solutions

    Part II. Clinical Applications

    5. Neck and Facial Contouring

    6. Contouring of the Trunk

    7. VASER-Assisted Liposuction of Gynecomastia

    8. Contouring of the Extremities

    9. Aesthetic Contouring of the Buttocks

    Part III. Special Applications

    10. ultraBBL: Brazilian Butt Lift Using Real-Time Intraoperative Ultrasound Guidance

    11. Ultrasonic Treatment of Silicone Injection Complications

    12. Ultrasound-Assisted Liposuction in the Massive Weight Loss Patient

    13. High-Definition Body Contouring Using VASER-Assisted Liposuction

    14. Ultrasound-Assisted Liposuction: Medicolegal Considerations


  • 63000lei 540.00 lei



    The most comprehensive, state-of-the-art guide available on the use of botulinum neurotoxin for head & neck disorders!

    Senior author Andrew Blitzer is an internationally renowned pioneer on the use of botulinum neurotoxin for functional disorders, with unparalleled expertise on this topic. Joined by esteemed co-editors Brian Benson and Diana Kirke, with multidisciplinary contributors, Botulinum Neurotoxin for Head and Neck Disorders Second Edition fills a gap in the medical literature. The unique textbook focuses on the use of botulinum neurotoxins for functional disorders of the head and neck, though with some aesthetic indications. The second edition reflects the latest advances and understanding of existing and emerging applications for botulinum neurotoxins, including new treatment paradigms, revised pharmacology, and an updated review of the literature in all chapters.

    Twenty superbly illustrated chapters cover the management of hyperfunctional, pain, and hypersecretory syndromes of the head and neck. Hyperfunctional motor disorders are discussed in chapters focused on blepharospasm, facial dystonia, Meige syndrome, oromandibular dystonia, spasmodic dysphonia (laryngeal dystonia), and cervical dystonia. Specific treatment approaches for pain are addressed in chapters on migraine and chronic daily tension headaches, temporomandibular disorders, and trigeminal neuralgia. The treatment of autonomic nervous system disorders is covered in chapters dedicated to Frey syndrome, facial hyperhydrosis, and sialorrhea.

    Key Features:

    A 30-year review of spasmodic dysphonia data includes new insights encompassing comprehensive treatment, management and outcomes results, and neuropathophysiology

    A new chapter details the emerging role of botulinum neurotoxin to treat radiation-induced spasm and pain

    Updates on the management of palatal myoclonus, temporomandibular joint disorder, and sialorrhea

    An impressive compendium of professional injection videos, including a new video on sialorrhea and an updated migraine video

    Clinical pearls throughout the book focus on best practices, how to avoid pitfalls, and achieving the most optimal outcomes

    This is a must-have resource for otolaryngologists–head and neck surgeons, neurologists, dentists, pain specialists, physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists, and others health professionals who use botulinum neurotoxin to treat motor, sensory, and autonomic disorders of the head and neck region.


    Table of Contents:


    1 Pharmacology of Botulinum Neurotoxins

    2 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Blepharospasm

    3 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Facial Dystonia

    4 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Meige Syndrome

    5 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Oromandibular Dystonia

    6 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Spasmodic Dysphonia

    7 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Cervical Dystonia

    8 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Hemifacial Spasm and Facial Synkinesis

    9 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Hyperfunctional Facial Lines

    10 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Upper and Lower Esophageal Spasm

    11 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Palatal Myoclonus

    12 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Temporomandibular Disorders, Masseteric Hypertrophy, and Cosmetic Masseter Reduction

    13 Botulinum Neurotoxin Therapy in the Laryngopharynx

    14 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Migraine

    15 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Chronic Tension Headache

    16 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Trigeminal Neuralgia

    17 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Frey Syndrome

    18 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Facial Hyperhidrosis

    19 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Sialorrhea

    20 Botulinum Neurotoxin for Radiation-Induced Spasm and Pain


    Additional MedOne Information


  • 67400lei 570.00 lei



    When the first edition of this atlas was published in 2002, it was well received throughout the oculoplastic and ophthalmology community for its simplicity and clinical focus.  Now, a decade later, surgical techniques have been updated to reflect current practice models and advances in technology. The field of oculoplastic surgery has grown and evolved to include all aspects of eyelid and facial plastic surgery and the literature must now reflect the advancements of this field. Oculoplastic Surgery Atlas: Eyelid and Lacrimal Disorders, 2nd edition combines text and diagrams, plus surgical videos that enable readers to perform this surgery with the best possible instruction and preparation. Written for ophthalmology specialists and residents, this new edition presents many aspects of facial cosmetic surgery, including lacrimal anatomy, nasolacrimal duct disorders, canaliculitis, and canalicular involving eyelid laceration. Reviews of the previous edition: " It is the work of the well-known Detroit oculoplastic group … . When one reads through this book … there really is nothing else that is needed in terms of teaching of oculoplastic surgery. … This is a book which I would strongly recommend to those engaged in this specialty … . I highly recommend it to all trainees and to those who feel that their knowledge may be a little rusty … ." (I. T. Jackson, European Journal of Plastic Surgery, Vol. 26 (8), 2004) "The book is intended for ophthalmologists, otolaryngologists, plastic and general surgeons who want a better understanding of eyelid surgery. It succeeds in providing a practical guide for the practitioner … . The standard of the content is on the whole high. The surprise bonuses are the two compact discs inside the back cover. Here the reader/viewer is treated to a high-quality, well-edited digital video of oculoplastic surgery. … This is the first multi-media surgical atlas I have seen and it represents a valuable educational tool." (Susan Hague, Eye News, Vol. 9 (3), 2002)


    Table of Contents:


    1. Surgical Anatomy of the Eyelid

    2. Entropion

    3. Ectropion

    4. Eyelid Retraction and Lagophthalmos

    5. Blepharoptosis

    6. Eyelid Reconstruction

    7. Floppy Eyelid Syndrome

    8. Lacrimal Disorders


  • 67400lei 590.00 lei



    The thorax has a fundamental role in the aesthetic of the male body: congenital or acquired alterations are experienced as extremely frustrating clinical situations. Most breast surgery texts briefly mention  gynecomastia, but no text comprehensively addresses the male breast and thorax, including reconstructive and cosmetic surgery and surgery in transgender patients. This gap is now thoroughly filled by Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery of the Male Breast: after introducing principles of anatomy and aesthetics for the male thorax, the first part focusses on the main congenital malformations and their treatment; the main benign acquired pathologies and their treatment (including an ample section dedicated to gynecomastia), the carcinoma of the male breast, with reference to familiar forms; the treatment of carcinoma and reconstruction of the thorax. The book closes with a chapter dedicated to breast surgery in transgender patients. While female breast surgery is increasingly practiced in specific Breast Units and highly specialized centers, male breast issues are treated in general and plastic surgeries units. This handy volume is a sound reference for the most complex clinical cases, and the latest reconstruction treatments for the male thorax and will be useful for general and thoracic surgeons, plastic surgeons and senologists.


    Table of Contents:


    Part I. Aesthetic Aspects of the Male Chest

    1. Arts and Aesthetics of Male Chest

    Part II. Anatomy of the Male Chest

    2. Preoperative Considerations on the Thorax: Anatomy and Surgical Landmarks

    Part III. Male Chest Congenital Pathologies

    3. Poland’s Syndrome

    4. Pectus Excavatum

    5. Pectus Carinatum

    Part IV. Benign Pathologies of Male Breast

    6. Gynecomastia

    7. Gynecomastia After Massive Weight Loss: Reshaping with Intercostal Perforator Flaps

    8. Male Tuberous Breast

    Part V. Oncologic Pathologies of Male Breast

    9. Skin Tumors of the Male Chest

    10. Breast Cancer in Men: Oncology

    11. Male Breast Cancer: Oncologic Surgery

    12. Male Breast Cancer: Reconstructive Surgery

    Part VI. Anterior Chest Wall Reconstruction

    13. Chest Fistula Repair

    14. Pedicled Flaps for Anterior Chest Wall Reconstruction

    15. Free Flaps for Anterior Chest Wall Reconstruction

    Part VII. Feminization of the Male Chest

    16. Augmentation Mammoplasty in Trans Women

    Part VIII. Masculinization of the Female Chest

    17. Mastectomy in Trans Men


  • 67400lei 590.00 lei



    This up-to-date discourse on body contouring surgery is based on the experience of a plastic surgeon who is renowned as an innovator and repeatedly reports excellent results. Patient selection, preparation, surgical procedures, and aftercare are presented for those desiring body contouring after massive weight loss, pregnancy, and/or aging. The emphasis is on technique, which is precisely described and filmed, and the videos are full length and divided into brief segments. Comprehensive Body Contouring is a thorough discussion of the surgical principles presented and referred to throughout the text. Brachioplasty, mastopexy, breast augmentation, upper and lower body lifts, buttockplasty, thighplasty, the full gamut of lipoplasties, and the coordination of these procedures are described in detail. Technique and decision making are contrasted with the writings of other well-known authors. Standardized images and analysis of evaluations and reported complications support the conclusions.



    Table of Contents:


    1: Introduction


    2: Aesthetics, Examination, and Care

    2.1 Aesthetic Surgical Anatomy

    2.2 Relevant Female Aesthetics

    2.3 Relevant Male Aesthetics

    2.4 Evaluating Disordered Female Anatomy

    2.5 Evaluating Distorted Male Anatomy

    2.6 Safety Measures in  Body Contouring: Perioperative Care

    2.6.1 Preoperative Assessment Medical Evaluation Nutritional Evaluation Psychological and Behavioral Evaluation

    2.6.2 Intraoperative Assessment

    2.6.3 Postoperative Care


    3: Principles and Basic Techniques

    3.1 Coordination of Multiple Procedures

    3.2 Principles of Treatment

    3.2.1 Analysis of Deformity and Patient Preparation

    3.2.2 Efficiency in Design, Organization, and Execution

    3.2.3 Optimal Horizontal, Vertical, or Oblique Tissue Excision

    3.2.4 Accurate Preoperative Incision Planning

    3.2.5 Focus on Contour and Shape

    3.2.6 Contour with Autologous Tissues

    3.2.7 Integration of Liposuction with Excisional Surgery

    3.2.8 Preservation of Dermis, Subcutaneous Fascia, and Neurovascular

    3.2.9 Secure High-Tension Wound Closure

    3.2.10 Anticipatory Perioperative Management

    3.2.11 Long-Term Analysis of Patient Outcomes

    Appendix 1: Consent



    4: Body Contouring Surgery for Women

    4.1 Background: Enhancing Female Features

    4.1.1 Case 4.1 Androgynous to Feminine Form

    4.1.2 Case 4.2 Feminizing an older MWL Patient

    4.2 Integrating Central High-Tension Lipoabdominoplasty

    4.2.1 Case 4.3 High Central Tension Lipoabdominoplasty with VASERlipo of the Back and Upper Thi

    4.2.2 Case 4.4 Central High-Tension Lipoabdominoplasty with TBL

    4.3 Lower Body Lift Combined with Spiral Thighplasty

    4.3.1 Case 4.5 Severe Skin Laxity for LBL, Spiral Thighplasty

    4.3.2 Case 4.6 LBL and Spiral Thighplasty with Minimal Skin Laxity

    4.3.3 Case 4.7 with Severe Skin Laxity in Older Patient

    4.3.4 Case 4.8 Obese Lower Body and Thighs

    4.3.5 Case 4.9 Twice Recurrent Saddlebag Deformity

    4.3.6 Refinements in Lower Torso and Thighplasty

    4.4 Upper Body Lift Simultaneous with Spiral Flap Reshaping of the Breast and L-Brachioplasty

    4.4.1 Case 4.10 Severe Back Rolls in an Overweight Patient with Transverse Back Scar

    4.4.2 Case 4.11 Spiral Flap with Secondary Breast Implants

    4.4.3 Case 4.12 Two-Stage TBL with Spiral Flap, Transverse Incomplete UBL

    4.4.4 Case 4.13 Spiral Reshaping in Overweight with a Supine Single-Stage TBL

    4.4.5 Case 4.14 Spiral Breast Reshaping with Thin Donor Site in Single-Stage TBL

    4.4.6 Case 4.15 Single-Stage TBL, Spiral Breast Reshaping in Overweight Patient

    4.4.7 Keystone Role of Abdominoplasty

    4.4.8 Total Body Lift with Spiral Flap and J-Torsoplasty

    4.4.9 Case 4.16 Singe-Stage TBL with J-Torsoplasty Spiral Flap

    4.4.10 Case 4.17 Two-Stage TBL in Overweight Patient, Secondary VASERlipo

    4.4.11 Case 4.18 Staged TBL: Spiral Thighs Then Spiral Breast/J-Torsoplasty with Low BMI

    4.4.12 Case 4.19 L Brachioplasty with Excision Site Liposuction, LBL, Abdominoplasty, and Spiral

    4.5 J-Torsoplasty Combined with L-Brachioplasty

    4.5.1 Case 4.20 L-Brachioplasty with Liposuction Followed by Secondary VASERlipo

    4.6 Mommy Makeovers with Spiral Flap Reshaping and Barbed Suture Suspension Mastopexies

    4.6.1 Case 4.21 Spiral Flap Breast with J-Torsoplasty Mommy Makeover

    4.6.2 Case 4.22 Quill Suspension Mastopexy and Secondary VASERlipo

    4.6.3 Case 4.23 Quill Suspension Mastopexy

    4.7 Summary of Comprehensive Body Contouring in Women


    5: Body Contouring Surgery for Men

    5.1 Background

    5.2 VASERlipo to Enhance Muscular Show in Case 5.1

    5.2.1 Case 5.1 VASERlipo of Torso

    5.3 Goals, Analysis, and Planning

    5.4 Boomerang Pattern Correction of Gynecomastia

    5.4.1 Case 5.2 Boomerang/Transverse UBL with UAL

    5.4.2 Case 5.3 Boomerang Gynecomastia with J-Torsoplasty

    5.4.3 Case 5.4 Delayed Boomerang/J-Torsoplasty in Mild Deformity

    5.4.4 Case 5.5 Boomerang/J-Torso for Secondary Correction

    5.5 TBL Surgery Including Boomerang Correction

    5.5.1 Case 5.6. TBL, Boomerang/Transverse UBL, Abdominoplasty/LBL

    5.5.2 Case 5.7 Boomerang/ J-Torsoplasty, Abdominoplasty/Flank Excision

    5.5.3 Case 5.8 Boomerang/ J-Torsoplasty, Abdominoplasty/Flank Excision

    5.5.4 Case 5.9 Boomerang/ J-Torsoplasty, Abdominoplasty/Flank, Thick Scars

    5.6 Summary


    6: Facelift in the Body Contouring Patient

    6.1 Background

    6.2 Vertical Facelift

    6.2.1 Case 6.1 Vertical Facelift in a Thin-Weight-Loss Patient

    6.3 Extended Vertical Facelift

    6.3.1 Case 6.2 Extended Vertical in a Heavy-Weight-Loss Face

    6.3.2 Case 6.3 Extended Vertical in a Thin-Weight-Loss Face

    6.3.3 Case 6.4 Vertical Facelift with Sculpturing

    6.4 Summary


    Facelift References



  • 604.00 lei



    Ideal for thorough review and exam preparation, Review of Hand Surgery, 2nd Edition, presents a comprehensive review of hand surgery in a reader-friendly outline format for quick reference. Drs. Pedro K. Beredjiklian, David J. Bozentka, and Gregory Gallant lead a team of hand surgeons who are involved in resident/fellow training, focusing on need-to-know information for efficient and effective review. This unique resource includes the latest information from textbooks, current journal articles, and in-training and self-assessment examinations in a single, convenient volume. 

    Table Of Contents:

    1       Anatomy of the Forearm, Wrist, and Hand
    2       Tendon Injuries, Tendon Transfers, and Tendinopathies
    3       Nail Bed Injuries, Soft Tissue Injuries, and Local Flaps
    4       Thermal Burns, Chemical Burns, and Frostbite
    5       Nerve Anatomy and Physiology, Compression Neuropathies, and Nerve Injuries
    6       Vascular Disorders of the Upper Extremity
    7       Adult fractures of the Hand, Wrist, and Forearm
    8       Adult Dislocations of the Hand and Wrist/Carpal Instabilities
    9       Pediatric Fractures of the Hand, Wrist, and Forearm
    10     Arthroscopic Treatment of the Hand and Wrist Disorders
    11     Replantations, Transplantations, and Free Flaps
    12     Osteoarthritis, Post-Traumatic Arthritis, and Systemic Arthropathies
    13     Tetraplegia, Cerebral Palsy, and Stroke
    14     Tumors
    15     Infections
    16     Congenital Hand Deformities
    17     Rehabilitation


  • Fundamental Topics in Plastic Surgery
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    69000lei 620.00 lei



    Given the wide-ranging nature of the literature one must study in plastic surgery training, a solid grounding in many fundamental principles and procedures is an absolute prerequisite to becoming a competent plastic surgeon. And yet, until now there has been no single source that collects these fundamental topics in one volume; rather, the information has had to be gleaned from the introductory chapters of multiple comprehensive textbooks. The present volume takes a new approach, and provides the trainee an opportunity to learn these fundamentals more efficiently and comprehensively through a single book.

    This work will prepare the trainee to confidently advance to the more specific core topics in reconstructive and aesthetic plastic surgery.

    Key Features:

    Highly efficient presentation and organization of all fundamental plastic surgical topics

    21 chapters cover such topics as patient safety; normal and abnormal wound healing; local anesthesia and nerve blocks; soft tissue infections and antibiotics; implants and biomaterials; basic surgical techniques; grafting of fat, skin, bone, and other tissues; flaps; burns; and much more.

    Each chapter closes with a summary of key points.

    Ideal for all surgeons in training, Fundamental Topics in Plastic Surgery is a complete introduction to the science and technical expertise of aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery.


    Table of Contents:


    Section I: Principles

    1 Patient Safety in Plastic Surgery

    1.1 Introduction

    1.2 Practice-Based Safety

    1.3 Patient Risk Stratification

    1.4 Intraoperative Risk

    1.5 Conclusions

    1.6 Key Points

    2 Wound Healing

    2.1 Introduction

    2.2 Basic Science

    2.3 Factors Affecting Wound Healing

    2.4 Wound Care Management

    2.5 Scar Management

    2.6 Conclusions

    2.7 Key Points

    3 Wound Management and Pressure Sores

    3.1 Introduction

    3.2 Basic Science

    3.3 Wound Assessment

    3.4 Wound Debridement

    3.5 Skin Substitutes

    3.6 Clinical Applications

    3.7 Pressure Sores

    3.8 Basic Science

    3.9 Classification

    3.10 Treatment

    3.11 Conclusions

    3.12 Key Points

    4 Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

    4.1 Introduction

    4.2 Basic Science

    4.3 Dressings and Parameters

    4.4 Parameters

    4.5 Indications and Contraindications

    4.6 Tips and Tricks

    4.7 Clinical Applications

    4.8 Conclusions

    4.9 Key Points

    5 Local Anesthetics and Common Nerve Blocks

    5.1 Introduction

    5.2 Basic Science

    5.3 Classification of Local Anesthetics

    5.4 Pharmacology

    5.5 Toxicity and Complications of Local Anesthetics

    5.6 Allergic Reactions

    5.7 Adjuvants

    5.8 Essential Regional Blocks for Plastic Surgery

    5.9 Median Nerve Block

    5.10 Conclusions

    5.11 Key Points

    6 Soft Tissue Infections and Antibiotics in Plastic Surgery

    6.1 Introduction

    6.2 Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

    6.3 Alloplastic Infections

    6.4 Antimicrobials for Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

    6.5 Conclusions

    6.6 Key Points

    7 Implants and Biomaterials

    7.1 Introduction

    7.2 Materials

    7.3 Implantation Tips and Pitfalls

    7.4 Clinical Applications

    7.5 Conclusions

    7.6 Key Points

    8 Principles of Osteosynthesis

    8.1 Basic Science

    8.2 Fracture Repair

    8.3 Complications

    8.4 Distraction Osteogenesis

    8.5 Conclusions

    8.6 Key Points

    9 Essentials of Dermatology for Plastic Surgeons

    9.1 Structure and Function of the Skin

    9.2 Basic Lesions of the Skin

    9.3 Skin Biopsies

    9.4 Nonsurgical Treatment Modalities

    9.5 Benign Skin Tumors

    9.6 Fibrous Tumors

    9.7 Miscellaneous

    9.8 Premalignant Lesions

    9.9 Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers

    9.10 Conclusions

    9.11 Key Points

    10 Laser Therapy: Principles and Applications in Skin Diseases

    10.1 Introduction

    10.2 Basic Science

    10.3 Therapeutic Parameters

    10.4 Types of Laser

    10.5 Clinical Applications

    10.6 Pigmentation Disorders

    10.7 Laser Hair Removal

    10.8 Skin Resurfacing

    10.9 Conclusions

    10.10 Key Points

    11 How to Set Up a Research Protocol in Plastic Surgery

    11.1 Introduction

    11.2 Clinical Question and Types of Study

    11.3 Basic Components of a Research Protocol

    11.4 Measuring the Accuracy of a Diagnostic Test

    11.5 Determining the Prognosis of a Disease

    11.6 Analyzing the Effectiveness of a Treatment

    11.7 In Search of the Cause of Your Patient's Disease

    11.8 What about the Analysis?

    11.9 Key Points

    Section II: Techniques

    12 Basic Surgical Techniques, Sutures, and Wound Closure

    12.1 Introduction

    12.2 Sutures

    12.3 Wound Closure

    12.4 Suturing Techniques

    12.5 The Unfavorable Scar: Prevention and Treatment

    12.6 Common Surgical Procedures

    12.7 Conclusions

    12.8 Key Points

    13 Grafts: Skin, Fascia, Nerve, Tendon, Cartilage, and Bone

    13.1 Introduction

    13.2 Skin Grafts

    13.3 Fascia Grafts

    13.4 Tendon Grafts

    13.5 Nerve Repair and Grafting

    13.6 Cartilage Grafts

    13.7 Bone Grafts

    13.8 Conclusions

    13.9 Key Points

    14 Fat Grafting

    14.1 Introduction

    14.2 Basic Science

    14.3 Surgical Technique

    14.4 Clinical Applications

    14.5 Conclusions

    14.6 Key Points

    15 Vascular Anatomy of the Skin and Muscles

    15.1 Introduction

    15.2 Basic Science

    15.3 Blood Supply to the Muscles

    15.4 Regional Blood Supply

    15.5 Conclusions

    15.6 Key Points

    16 Flaps

    16.1 Introduction

    16.2 Basic Science

    16.3 Principles of Flap Surgery

    16.4 Flap Classification

    16.5 Putting It All Together: Examples of Commonly Used Local Flaps

    16.6 Fasciocutaneous Flaps

    16.7 Flap Modifications

    16.8 Perforator Flaps

    16.9 Propeller Flaps

    16.10 Conclusions

    16.11 Key Points

    17 Tissue Expansion

    17.1 Introduction

    17.2 Basic Science

    17.3 Types of Expanders

    17.4 Preoperative Planning and Surgical Technique

    17.5 Complications

    17.6 Clinical Applications

    17.7 Reexpansion

    17.8 Preexpanded Free Flaps

    17.9 Conclusions

    17.10 Key Points

    18 Burns

    18.1 Introduction

    18.2 Epidemiology

    18.3 Thermal Injury

    18.4 Electrical Injuries

    18.5 Chemical Injuries

    18.6 Cold Injuries

    18.7 Key Points

    19 Microsurgery

    19.1 Introduction

    19.2 Training in Microsurgery

    19.3 Basic Science of Free Flap Failure

    19.4 Factors Influencing Flap Failure

    19.5 Free Flap Monitoring and Salvage

    19.6 Postoperative Pharmacological Therapy in Microsurgery

    19.7 Clinical Applications

    19.8 Conclusions

    19.9 Key Points

    20 Facial Trauma

    20.1 Introduction

    20.2 Relevant Anatomy

    20.3 Soft Tissue Trauma

    20.4 Maxillofacial Trauma

    20.5 Clinical Cases

    20.6 Conclusions

    20.7 Key Points

    21 Hand Trauma

    21.1 Introduction

    21.2 Relevant Anatomy

    21.3 Assessment of an Injured Hand

    21.4 Identification of the Injured Structures

    21.5 Management of Hand Injuries

    21.6 Clinical Cases

    21.7 Conclusions

    21.8 Key Points



  • Facial Volumization
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    Highly Commended by the BMA Medical Book Awards for Surgery!

    The gliding nature and dynamic planes of the face present one of the great challenges in aesthetic surgery and volume replenishment is a key component of the treatment algorithm. Facial Volumization: An Anatomic Approach by Jerome Lamb and Christopher Surek masterfully bridges the gap between the anatomy lab and injection clinic. It synthesizes a large body of facial anatomy publications into a "one-stop shop" covering a wide array of facial procedures - from the chin and perioral - to the midface and temple.

    In addition to vascular injury, lymphatic disruption can play a critical role in suboptimal aesthetic facial volumization outcomes. Chapter 2, The Lymphatic Anatomy of the Lower Eyelid and the Malar Region of the Face discusses new state-of-the art facial lymphatic discoveries.

    Key Features:

    • Numerous beautiful, full-page color illustrations systematically reveal each layer of the face - from deep to superficial - taking readers on a unique journey through the 3-D architecture of complex facial anatomy.
    • The left side of each page features a written synopsis of the vascular, muscular, ligament, and adipose components of specific layers paired with cadaveric dissection photographs.
    • More than 20 high-definition live patient injection videos posted in the Thieme online Media Center include detailed injector commentary.
    • Augmentation and enhancement techniques, the latest facial fillers and lip injections, and illustrated guidance on preferred volumization approaches.
    • Identification of danger zones and technical pearls for injecting safely, avoiding problems, and obtaining the best results.

    This invaluable resource will help residents and seasoned plastic surgeons, facial plastic surgeons, dermatologists, otolaryngologists, and aestheticians perform facial injections safely and achieve optimized results.


    Table of Contents:


    1.    1 The Midface

    2.    2 The Lymphatic Anatomy of the Lower Eyelid and the Malar Region of the Face

    3.    3 The Perioral Area, the Chin, and the Jowl

    4.    4 The Temple and the Brow




  • 75800lei 640.00 lei



    This book deals with a special form of facial rejuvenative surgery, which considers the three-dimensional anatomy of the face and benchmarks it against biomechanical models of the face. Traditional approaches to the ageing human face have been based on a two-dimensional approach. The authors, however, consider the human face using a three-dimensional platform that reflects height, width and depth and thus defines spatial divisions or pilasters. The anatomically accurate and bio-physically based three-dimensional computational models, originally used to simulate facial expressions and subsequently in the dynamic evaluation of the various soft tissues, offer a valuable new tool for surgical techniques. The book is divided into four chapters, the first of which describes the historical developments, evolution of facelift procedures and review of traditional two-dimensional approach. The second chapter presents three-dimensional surgical anatomy of the face and neck with the introduction of "facial pilasters". Treating the human face as a collection of compliant and rigid structural components which obey engineering principles and its biomechanical behaviour is discussed in chapter three. The last chapter provides the reader comprehensive information on the surgical procedure for contour vector congruent facelift, including case studies. An alternative approach (Rejuvenative Facial Lipomorphoplasty) to the de-volumed ageing face with little sagging and skin excess is introduced together with case studies. This book was motivated by the desire to define the key steps in facelift techniques and provides an essential guide for young plastic surgeons, as well as experienced surgeons who are dissatisfied with the current two-dimensional platform.


    1. History and Classical Two-Dimensional Anatomy

    2. Clinical Three-Dimensional Anatomy

    3. Biomechanics of Three-Dimensional Face

    4. Operative Procedures




  • 73000lei 640.00 lei




    Obesity has become a worldwide epidemic. An increasing number of patients are undergoing weight loss procedures, resulting in an increase in patients with massive weight loss desiring body contouring surgeries. These patients can present with very challenging deformities of skin laxity, and are at higher risk of complications. Most texts only provide a chapter with basic descriptions of procedures for managing moderate deformities, with short discussions of complications. Managing Body Contouring Challenges and Complications offers comprehensive insight on the management of the most complex deformities after weight loss. Procedures are described in a step-by-step fashion, including small pearls of knowledge. This book also includes complex subjects not addressed in other books such as arm band deformities in brachioplasty, gluteal crease elongation in lower body lifting, recurrent saddlebag deformities, breast implant problems in massive weight loss, and many other topics.  Managing Body Contouring Challenges and Complications focuses on the most challenging deformities and how to optimize results. Disappointing long term results are used to teach key areas of difficulty or potential pitfalls to avoid. This book also highlights evidence-based outcomes data from large studies to help guide surgical decision making. 



    Table of Contents:


    1. Challenges of Obesity Medicine and Bariatric Surgery

    2. Safety in Body Contouring

    3. Abdomen: Panniculectomy and Abdominoplasty

    4. Thigh Contouring

    5. Lower Body Lift and Augmentation

    6. Breast Contouring

    7. Arm Contouring

    8. Male Body Contouring

    9. Face and Neck Contouring

    10. Combining Procedures

    11. Common Complications


  • Atlas of Breast Surgery
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    73700lei 650.00 lei

    A beautifully illustrated surgical reference on breast surgery The Atlas of Breast Surgery presents the anatomy, diagnostic procedures, and step-by-step guidelines necessary for plastic surgeons, oncologists, and general surgeons to correctly and successfully perform surgical procedures on the breast. This excellent clinical reference is a superb work of art with stunning drawings and systematic tabular presentations that enhance the text. The clear and uncomplicated design will help surgeons master procedures quickly and efficiently. Key Features: - More than 200 outstanding high-quality watercolor drawings - Edited by internationally renowned experts on breast surgery -Modern approach, emphasizing breast-conserving strategies where oncologically feasible and in the best interests of patients - Detailed, point-by-point descriptions of routine as well as more complex surgical procedures - Comprehensive coverage of esthetic and reconstructive techniques as well as essential procedures for the diseased breast Plastic surgeons, oncologists, and general surgeons treating patients indicated for breast surgery will undoubtedly want to refer to this atlas repeatedly in the course of their daily practice, and it is sure to become a treasured volume in their medical library for many years. As such, it constitutes a worthy and fitting companion volume to Thieme#s celebrated Atlas of Gynecologic Surgery, now in its 4th edition. Diethelm Wallwiener, MD, is Professor and Director, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Clinic Tübingen, Germany. Sven Becker, MD, is Professor and Director, Frankfurt University Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, and Division Head, Gynecologic Oncology and Gynecologic Specialties, University Hospital Frankfurt, Germany. Umberto Veronesi, MD, is Professor and Scientific Director, European Institute of Oncology, Milan Italy

  • Reconstructive Facial Plastic Surgery
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    680.00 lei

    Many patients in facial plastic surgery present with facial defects which may be of traumatic origin or the consequence of oncologic surgery or surgery of congenital defects. The reconstruction of these defects requires careful planning. Professor Weerda#s book provides the surgeon in training and the more experienced practitioner with reproducible solutions to many of the most commonly encountered problems and questions in facial plastic surgery. Surgeons must select the most appropriate surgical solution: a technique indicated in one region of the face might be wrong in adjacent regions. By offering multiple options and alternatives, the book helps the surgeon to select the most appropriate surgical solution. While for the new edition of Professor Weerda#s concise, comprehensive surgical guide, the basic concept has been maintained, the step-by-step drawings have been complemented by or replaced with intraoperative photos and photos of surgical results. The chapters on free flaps and dermabrasion have been expanded, and new chapters on removal of bone from the skull for use in modern defect reconstruction and on instrument sets/trays used in reconstructive facial plastic surgery have been added.

  • 71000lei 680.00 lei



    The definitive one-stop reference on safely navigating highly complex facial anatomy

    The primary goal of Facial Danger Zones: Staying safe with surgery, fillers and non-invasive devices is to help surgeons achieve optimal results and maximize safe outcomes for a wide array of facial cosmetic procedures. Authored by internationally renowned plastic surgeon Rod Rohrich and distinguished co-authors James Stuzin, Erez Dayan, and E. Victor Ross, this user-friendly book provides multidisciplinary insights and expert knowledge on intricate facial anatomy, navigating safe and dangerous facial zones, and the use of minimally invasive technologies.

    The book is divided into three sections:

    • Part one provides an overview of facial tissue anatomy and fat compartments, facial nerve danger zones, specific nerve branches, protective measures, and technical dissection considerations for safe facelift surgery.
    • Part two covers fillers and neuromodulators with pearls and in-depth guidance on staying safe using six different facial danger zones.
    • Part three details the safe use of energy-based devices such as ablative and non-ablative lasers, combination chemical peels, radiofrequency, and cryolipolysis.

    Key highlights

    • Superb facial nerve dissection safety tips for cosmetic procedures such as facelifts
    • Facial danger zones and the prevention and consequences of injury graphically described through cadaver dissections, illustrations, and patient case photographs
    • Visually-rich text describes how to safely and efficaciously administer lasers, chemical peels, noninvasive fat removal, and skin tightening devices
    • More than 20 succinct videos posted online enhance understanding of various safe approaches

    This remarkable resource is destined to be the trusted, go-to companion for trainee and veteran surgeons who specialize in plastic, facial plastic, dermatologic, oculoplastic, and head and neck surgery, as well as other practitioners who treat these patients.


    1.    Cover

    2.    MedOne Information

    3.    Title Page

    4.    Copyright

    5.    Contents

    6.    Video Contents

    7.    Preface

    8.    Dedication/Acknowledgements

    9.    Contributors

    Part I: Facial Nerves

    Overview of Facial Tissue Anatomy

     Facial Fat Compartments

    Overview: Facial Nerve Danger Zone

    Frontal Branch of the Facial Nerve

    Zygomatic and Buccal Branches

    Protecting the Marginal and Cervical Branches of the Facial Nerve

    Great Auricular Nerve

    Technical Considerations: Extended SMAS Dissection and Lateral SMASectomy/Platysma Window

    Part II: Fillers and Neuromodulators


    Facial Danger Zone 1 — Glabellar Region

    Facial Danger Zone 2 — Temporal Region

    Facial Danger Zone 3 — Perioral Region

    Facial Danger Zone 4 — Nasolabial Region

    Facial Danger Zone 5 — Nasal Region

    Facial Danger Zone 6 — Infraorbital Region

    Part III: Energy-Based Devices

     Maximizing Safety with Ablative Lasers

    Maximizing Safety with Nonablative Lasers

     Trichloroacetic Acid Combined with Jessner’s Chemical Peel Safety

    Maximizing Safety with Radiofrequency-Based Devices

    Maximizing Safety with Cryolipolysis

    Maximizing Safety with Microneedling


    Additional MedOne Information


  • 680.00 lei



    A concise guide to state-of-the-art nonsurgical body contouring from pioneers in the field!

    Emerging Technologies in Face and Body Contouring by internationally acclaimed experts Spero Theodorou, Christopher Chia, Erez Dayan and esteemed contributors, details emerging state-of-the-art technologies in minimally-invasive body contouring. This resource fills a void in the literature, providing plastic, aesthetic, and dermatologic surgeons with clinical insights on the latest proven techniques in nonsurgical fat reduction and skin tightening.

    The book begins with chapters on 3D imaging for emerging body contouring technologies, clinically applicable concepts of fat metabolism, and discussion of laser and ultrasound. Procedural chapters cover a diverse array of cutting-edge noninvasive body contouring and VASER techniques, including water-assisted and power-assisted liposuction. Chapters dedicated to the face and neck detail scarless face lifting, injection lipolysis, and radiofrequency skin tightening. Body-specific chapters focus on the neck, arms, abdomen, flanks and hips, gluteal region, thighs and calves, ankles and knees.

    Key Features

    Concise text walks readers through techniques in a stepwise manner, with numerous patient cases and explanations detailing the pros and cons of each modality

    Coverage of the latest techniques including Brazilian butt lift surgery, cryolipolysis (CoolSculpting), and diverse radiofrequency procedures

    Special topics include the role of stem cells in body contouring, ethnic considerations in liposuction, and male gynecomastia treatment

    High quality illustrations enhance understanding of anatomy and procedures

    Focused on the practical application of evidence-based technologies, this remarkable resource will help plastic surgeons and dermatologic surgeons improve patient outcomes and ROI.


    Table of Contents:


    Section I Principles

    1 Three-dimensional Imaging for Emerging Technologies in Body Contouring

    1.1 Introduction

    1.2 History of 3D Imaging in Plastic Surgery

    1.3 Preoperative Benefit of 3D Imaging

    1.4 Intraoperative Benefit of 3D Imaging

    1.5 Postoperative Benefit of 3D Imaging

    1.6 Limitations

    1.7 Conclusion

    2 Clinically Applicable Concepts of Fat Metabolism

    2.1 Introduction

    2.2 Anatomy of Adipose Tissue

    2.2.1 Gross Structure

    2.2.2 Cellular Components and Structure

    2.3 Physiology of Adipose Tissue

    2.3.1 Functions of the Adipose Organ

    2.3.2 Adipose Tissue Development, Metabolism, and, Turnover

    2.4 Biological Implications of Liposuction

    2.4.1 Biological Effects on Cosmetic Outcome

    2.4.2 Metabolic Effects of Liposuction

    2.5 Biological Implications of Fat Grafting

    2.6 Conclusion

    Section II Noninvasive Body Contouring

    3 Noninvasive Laser Body Contouring

    3.1 Introduction

    3.2 Hyperthermic Treatment

    3.3 Laser Tissue Interaction

    3.4 Tissue Response To Laser Treatment

    3.5 Patient Selection

    3.6 Technique

    3.7 Results of Treatment

    3.8 Limitations Of Treatment

    3.9 Conclusions

    4 Ultrasound in Noninvasive Body Shaping

    4.1 Introduction

    4.2 Patient Selection

    4.3 Technique

    4.3.1 Baseline Measurement and Assessments

    4.3.2 HIFU Procedure

    4.3.3 Low Frequency (Nonthermal) Focused Ultrasound Procedure

    4.4 Clinical Applications

    4.5 Combination Treatments

    4.6 Technology Pros and Cons

    5 Three-dimensional Cryolipolysis Body Contouring

    5.1 Introduction

    5.2 Patient Selection

    5.3 Exclusion Criteria

    5.4 Technique

    5.5 Evaluation-Consultation

    5.6 Treatment

    5.7 Aftercare

    5.8 Clinical Applications

    6 Noninvasive Radiofrequency Fat Destruction for Body Contouring

    7 The Role of Stem Cells in Body Contouring

    7.1 Introduction

    7.2 Patient Selection

    7.3 Technique

    7.4 Clinical Applications

    7.4.1 Patient 1

    7.4.2 Patient 2

    7.4.3 Patient 3

    7.4.4 Patient 4

    7.4.5 Patient 5

    7.5 Discussion

    8 Ethnic Considerations in Liposuction

    8.1 Introduction

    8.2 Ideal Body Shape

    8.3 BMI Differences

    8.4 Skin Quality

    8.5 Attitude toward General Anesthesia

    8.6 Scarring

    8.7 Conclusion

    Section III Liposuction Technology

    9 Laser-Assisted Liposuction Under Local Anesthesia: Office-Based Surgery

    9.1 Introduction

    9.2 Preoperative Evaluation

    9.3 Preoperative Medications

    9.4 Local Anesthesia Method

    9.4.1 Tumescent Solution

    9.4.2 Intraoperative Considerations

    9.5 Postoperative Considerations

    9.6 Complications

    10 Radiofrequency-Assisted Liposuction for Body Contouring

    10.1 Radiofrequency Technology

    10.2 RFAL: Mechanism of Action

    10.3 RF Device

    10.4 Safety Parameters

    10.5 RFAL: Patient Selection

    10.5.1 RFAL Candidates

    10.5.2 Poor RFAL Candidates

    10.6 Pearls and Pitfalls

    11 VASER Technology for Body Contouring

    11.1 Introduction

    11.1.1 Ultrasonic Technology in Medicine, History, Uses, and Refinements

    11.1.2 VASER Physics: How it Works?

    11.1.3 Indications for VASER

    11.1.4 Continuous versus Pulsed Mode: Energy Release and Heat Conversion

    11.1.5 Probe Design and Use

    11.1.6 VASER–Assisted Lipoplasty (VAL)

    11.1.7 VASER Skin Retraction

    11.1.8 Blood Loss and VASER

    11.1.9 Cell Viability After Use of VASER Liposuction

    11.1.10 Probes and Setting According to Each Patient

    11.2 Complications

    11.2.1 Prevention and Treatment

    12 Water-Assisted Liposuction

    12.1 Introduction

    12.2 Patient Selection

    12.2.1 Indications

    12.2.2 Contraindications

    12.3 Technique

    12.3.1 Device

    12.3.2 WAL Operating Modes

    12.3.3 Sequences

    12.3.4 Tumescent Solution

    12.3.5 LipoCollector

    12.3.6 Aftercare

    12.4 Clinical Applications

    12.5 Combination Treaents

    12.5.1 Autologous Fat Transplantation

    12.6 Pros and Cons of the WAL

    12.6.1 Pros

    12.6.2 Cons

    12.6.3 Device and Disposables

    13 Power-Assisted Liposuction Cannula Types and Technique

    13.1 History of PAL

    13.2 Equipment

    13.3 Advantages for the Surgeon

    13.4 Advantages for the Patient

    13.5 Procedure

    13.6 Complications

    13.7 New Applications

    13.8 Conclusion

    Section IV Technology-Based Body Contouring by Anatomy

    14 Scarless Face Lifting with Bipolar Radiofrequency Assistance

    14.1 Introduction

    14.2 Indications: Choosing a Patient

    14.3 Contraindications

    14.4 Technique

    14.5 Discussion

    14.6 Clinical Applications

    14.7 Combination Therapy

    15 Injection Lipolysis–Neck

    15.1 Introduction

    15.2 Deoxycholic Acid (DCA)

    15.3 Patient Evaluation

    15.4 Preoperative Planning and Preparation

    15.5 Surgical Technique

    15.5.1 Positioning and Markings

    15.5.2 Anesthesia

    15.5.3 Technique

    15.6 Results and Outcomes

    15.6.1 Case 1

    15.6.2 Case 2

    15.7 Problems and Complications

    16 Neck: Radiofrequency Liposuction

    16.1 Introduction

    16.2 Patient Selection

    16.3 Preoperative Planning and Preparation

    16.4 Surgical Technique

    16.4.1 Marking the Neck

    16.5 Incisions

    16.6 Infiltration

    16.7 Devices

    16.8 Gel

    16.9 Technique

    16.10 Depth of the Treatment

    16.11 Surgical Tips

    16.12 Statistics

    16.13 Postoperative Care

    16.14 Results

    16.15 Complications

    16.16 Case Studies

    16.16.1 Case 1

    16.16.2 Case 2

    16.16.3 Case 3

    17 Neck Liposuction: The Classic Technique

    17.1 Patient Evaluation

    17.2 Preoperative Planning and Preparation

    17.3 Surgical Technique

    17.3.1 Skin Preparation

    17.3.2 Anesthesia

    17.3.3 Marking

    17.3.4 Patient Positioning

    17.3.5 Technique

    17.3.6 Ancillary Procedures

    17.3.7 Postoperative Care

    17.3.8 Healing

    17.4 Results and Outcomes

    17.5 Problems and Complications

    18 Radiofrequency-Assisted Liposuction for Arm Contouring

    18.1 Anatomical RFAL Arm Landmarks

    18.2 No Man’s Land

    18.3 Zone 1 and Zone 2

    18.4 Deltoid Fat Pad

    18.4.1 Deltoid Fat Pad Marking

    18.5 Triceps Fat Pad Marking and Treatment Parameters

    18.6 RFAL Arm Candidate Selection

    18.7 Radiofrequency Application

    18.8 Conclusion

    19 FaceTite: Procedure Technique

    19.1 Patient Cases

    20 Male Gynecomastia Treatment

    20.1 The Beautiful Normal: Male Pectoral Anatomy and Beauty Standards

    20.2 Analysis of the Male Chest Deformities: Skin versus Gland versus Fat

    20.3 Algorithm for the Surgical Options in Male Gynecomastia; Male Specific

    20.4 The Role of Fat Grafting to Enhance the Muscular Appearance and Reduce the Scar in Surgical Options

    20.5 VASER Gynecomastia: VASER Mixed Approach to Induce Skin Retraction and Reduce Bleeding

    20.6 Open Access for Gynecomastic Tissue: Inverted Omega Incision

    20.7 Complications, Prevention, and Treatment

    21 High Definition Body Contouring of the Abdomen

    21.1 Female versus Male Anatomy: Landmarks, Planes, and Superficial Anatomy

    21.2 Steady versus Fluctuating Beauty Standards

    21.3 Biotypes and the Influence Results

    21.3.1 Ectomorphs

    21.3.2 Endomorphs

    21.3.3 Mesomorphs

    21.4 Male High Definition in the Abdominal Area: Procedure, Variations According to Bio Types

    21.4.1 The Markings

    21.5 The Negative Spaces

    21.5.1 Incisions

    21.5.2 Infiltration

    21.5.3 Emulsification

    21.5.4 Extraction

    21.6 The Rectus Abdominis

    21.7 The Intermediate Layer Liposuction

    21.8 Adjunctive Fat Grafting in the Torso: Where and When To Use It

    21.9 Complications, Prevention, and Treatment

    22 Flanks and Hips

    22.1 Introduction

    22.2 Anatomy

    22.3 Markings

    22.4 Positioning

    22.5 Treatment

    22.6 Postoperative Care

    22.7 Complications

    23 Gluteal Augmentation with Implants

    23.1 Patient Evaluation

    23.2 Preoperative Planning and Preparation

    23.3 Surgical Technique

    23.4 Complications

    23.5 Case Examples

    23.5.1 Case 1

    23.5.2 Case 2

    23.5.3 Case 3

    24 Technology-Based Contouring of the Thighs

    24.1 Introduction

    24.2 Patient Evaluation

    24.3 Preoperative Planning and Preparation

    24.4 Surgical Technique

    24.5 Results and Outcomes

    24.5.1 Problems and Complications

    25 Calf, Ankle, and Knee Contouring

    25.1 Introduction

    25.2 Preoperative Evaluation

    25.3 Markings

    25.4 Procedure

    25.5 Postoperative Considerations

    25.6 Pearls and Pitfalls



  • Inverse Abdominoplasty: An Illustrated Guide
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    78600lei 688.00 lei



    Written by international experts, this book describes different techniques for abdominoplasty. It starts with a functional anatomy description of the abdomen, followed by a brief overview of current techniques. With the help of numerous illustrations, the reader will gain detailed knowledge of how to perform the inverse full abdominoplasty, the inverse mini abdominoplasty (with and without floating umbilicus) and the secondary inverse abdominoplasty. Lastly, ancillary procedures that can be used in conjunction with inverse abdominoplasty are discussed. By also addressing the potential complications of this surgical procedure, the book offers essential guidelines for surgeons dealing with a variety of problems in the surgery of the abdominal area. Although abdominoplasty is one of the oldest procedures in plastic surgery, new approaches like high lateral tension abdominoplasty have refined the technique and its aesthetic outcomes. Still, problems remain like the length of the procedure, difficulties of dissection of long flaps, lack of elasticity in the flaps due to previous surgery, scars at the surgical site, unfavorable aesthetic outcomes, and variable challenges during the postoperative period, like wound healing and pain. Particularly, secondary abdominal surgery remains a technical challenge, from decision to application.


    Table of Contents:


    Chapter 1: Surgical Anatomy of the Abdominal Wall

    1.1 Linea Semilunaris

    1.2 Arcuate Line

    1.3 Linea Alba

    1.4 Layers of the Abdominal Wall

    1.4.1 Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue Skin Superficial Fat Layer (Superficial Adipose Tissue) Fascia Superficialis (Scarpa’s Fascia) Deep Fat Layer (Deep Adipose Tissue, DAT)

    1.5 Musculofascial System of the Abdomen

    1.5.1 Linea Alba

    1.5.2 Rectus Muscle

    1.5.3 Pyramidalis Muscle

    1.5.4 External Oblique Muscle

    1.5.5 Internal Oblique Muscle

    1.5.6 Transversalis Muscle (Transversus Abdominis)

    1.6 Abdominal Blood Supply

    1.7 Lymphatic System of the Abdomen

    1.8 Abdominal Nerves

    1.8.1 Thoracoabdominal Nerves

    1.8.2 Iliohypogastric Nerve (T12, L1)

    1.8.3 Ilioinguinal Nerve (L1)

    1.8.4 Genitofemoral Nerve


    Chapter 2: Anesthesia and Algology in Abdominal Surgery

    2.1 Introduction

    2.2 Centers Where Surgeries Take Place

    2.2.1 Under Hospital Conditions

    2.2.2 In Independent Surgical Centers

    2.2.3 Under Office Conditions Prepared Operational Rooms

    2.3 Preoperative Assessment

    2.4 Anesthesia Methods in Abdominoplasty

    2.4.1 General Anesthesia

    2.4.2 Regional Anesthesia

    2.4.3 Planar Blocks: Transverse Abdominis Plane (TAP) Block

    2.4.4 Local Anesthesia

    2.4.5 Sedation-Analgesia

    2.5 Perioperative Considerations


    Chapter 3: Patient Selection

    3.1 General Issues

    3.1.1 Age and General Health Issues

    3.1.2 Respiratory Problems

    3.1.3 Diabetes

    3.1.4 Clotting Problems and DVT

    3.1.5 Skeletal and Vertebral Problems

    3.1.6 Smoking

    3.1.7 Body Weight

    3.1.8 Pregnancy

    3.1.9 Combined Procedures

    3.2 Local Issues

    3.3 Abdominal Parameters Determining the Technique

    3.3.1 Abdominal Skin

    3.3.2 Subcutaneous Fat

    3.3.3 Intra-abdominal Fat

    3.3.4 Abdominal Wall

    3.3.5 Position of the Umbilicus

    3.4 Technique Selection


    Chapter 4: The Theory of Inverse Abdominoplasty

    4.1 Introduction

    4.2 Patient Selection

    4.3 Anatomy of a Beautiful Belly

    4.4 Manipulating the Forces Effecting the Abdominal Shape

    4.5 Conclusion


    Chapter 5: The Technique of Inverse Abdominoplasty

    5.1 Preoperative Considerations

    5.2 Surgical Technique

    5.2.1 Preoperative Photography and Markings

    5.2.2 Positioning and Planning

    5.2.3 Inverse Incision and Superior Flap Elevation

    5.2.4 Navel Dissection and Inferior Flap Elevation

    5.2.5 Spring Sutures: Horizontal-Vertical Plication

    5.3 Subfascial Anaesthesia

    5.3.1 Inferior Midline Triangle

    5.3.2 New Umbilical Site

    5.3.3 Umbilical Anchorage with Triple Sutures

    5.3.4 Excision and Scar Shortening

    5.4 Postoperative Care


    Chapter 6: Inverse Mini-abdominoplasty

    6.1 Introduction

    6.2 Patient Selection

    6.3 Surgical Technique

    6.3.1 Marking

    6.3.2 Positioning and Planning

    6.3.3 Incision and Upper Flap Elevation

    6.3.4 Floating Umbilicus

    6.3.5 Lower Flap Elevation

    6.3.6 Proximal Horizonto-vertical Plication

    6.3.7 Relocation and Anchoring of the Umbilicus

    6.3.8 Caudal Plication

    6.3.9 Fascial Anesthesia

    6.3.10 Skin Excision and Closure

    6.3.11 Postoperative Care


    Chapter 7: Abdominoplasty as a Combined Procedure

    7.1 Statistics

    7.2 Preoperative Preparation of Abdominoplasty as a Combined Procedure

    7.3 Discussion About the Safety of Abdominoplasty Combinations

    7.4 Abdominoplasty Combined with Liposuction

    7.4.1 Surgical Planning

    7.4.2 Anesthesia

    7.4.3 Patient Positioning

    7.4.4 Patient Turning

    7.4.5 Surgical Technique

    7.4.6 Pain Control, Drains

    7.4.7 Optimizing Outcomes

    7.4.8 Postoperative Care

    7.4.9 Complications

    7.5 Abdominoplasty Combined with Aesthetic Breast Surgery

    7.5.1 Preoperative Planning and Surgical Technique

    7.5.2 Postoperative Care

    7.5.3 Complications

    7.6 Abdominoplasty Combined with Facial Aesthetic Surgery

    7.7 Abdominoplasty Combined with Intra-abdominal/ Pelvic Surgery


    Chapter 8: Umbilicus Management – History and New Trends: Creating a Neo-umbilicus

    8.1 The Umbilicus: Key Feature of the Aesthetic Abdomen

    8.2 Aesthetic Considerations: Shape, Size and Positioning

    8.3 Transposition of the Original Umbilicus Versus A

    8.3.1 Neo-umbilicus: Pros and Cons

    8.4 Neo-umbilicoplasty Through a ‘Rotated Y’ Design

    8.5 Advantages of the ‘Rotated Y’ Neo-umbilicoplasty

    8.6 Conclusion


    Chapter 9: Abdominal Wall Hernias and Their Repair with Inverse Abdominoplasty

    9.1 Introduction

    9.2 Classification

    9.2.1 Epigastric Hernias

    9.2.2 Umbilical Hernias

    9.2.3 Spigelian Hernias

    9.2.4 Incisional Hernias

    9.2.5 Eventration

    9.3 Preoperative Evaluation of Abdominal Wall Defects

    9.3.1 Clinical Evaluation

    9.3.2 Radiological Evaluation

    9.3.3 Signs and Symptoms

    9.4 Treatment of Abdominal Wall Defects

    Umbilical Hernias

    9.4.1 Epigastric Hernias

    9.4.2 Spigelian Hernias

    9.4.3 Incisional Hernias


    Chapter 10: Prevention and Management of Abdominoplasty Complications

    10.1 Introduction

    10.2 Preoperative Evaluation, Indications, and Contraindications

    10.3 Informing the Patient

    10.4 Preoperative Preparation

    10.5 Postoperative Care

    10.6 Main Complications of Abdominoplasty

    10.6.1 Aesthetic Complications Place and Quality of Abdominal Scar Change in the Position of Pubic Area Contour Irregularity Umbilical Problems

    10.6.2 Physiologic Complications Hematoma Seroma Delayed Wound Healing Paresthesia Deep Venous Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism

    10.7 Conclusions


    Chapter 11: Postoperative Care

    11.1 Postoperative Dressings

    11.2 Hospital Follow-Up

    11.2.1 Mobilization

    11.2.2 Drain Follow-Up

    11.2.3 Blood Pressure Follow-Up

    11.2.4 Prevention of Deep Vein Thrombosis

    11.2.5 Prevention of Pulmonary Problems

    11.2.6 Pain Control

    11.3 House Follow-Up



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    This practical text clearly evaluates the uses, limitations, and compositions of the growing variety of available fillers involved in face and body rejuvenation. It includes detailed techniques for facial analysis and diagnosis of aging conditions to help provide patients with safe, reliable, and aesthetically pleasing results, including preventing and properly treating potential complications of filler usage. With new chapters on limb and torso injections and combination treatments, this new edition will be an invaluable resource for all aesthetic practitioners.


    Table of Contents:


    1. Introduction to Structural Volumetric Rejuvenation

    2. Filler Biologic Properties and Techniques

    3. Choosing an Ideal Filler for Your Patient

    4. Anatomy of the Forehead and Periocular Region

    5. Volumetric Approach to the Upper Face

    6. Anatomy of the Midface

    7. Volumetric Approach to Midfacial Rejuvenation

    8. Anatomy of the Lower Face and Neck

    9. Volumetric Approach to Lower Facial Rejuvenation

    10. Volumetric Approach to the Lips

    11. Hand Augmentation Using Injectable Fillers

    12. Injectable Poly-L-Lactic Acid for the Arms

    13. Using Fillers in the Abdomen and Buttocks

    14. Using Fillers to Treat Cellulite

    15. Complications of Fillers and Their Management

    16. Combination Approaches: Using Fillers With Toxins and Energy-Based Devices


  • Reconstructive and Aesthetic Genital Surgery
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    Your expert introduction to genital surgery techniques

    This unique work describes the possibilities and limitations of modern reconstructive and aesthetic surgery of the female and male genitalia.

    Reconstruction of congenital and acquired abnormalities or defects – both functional and aesthetic – is a major challenge, as is individualized treatment in the case of diagnostically verified transsexualism. Surgical procedures in this highly sensitive body region require unusually detailed knowledge of the anatomy and a well-founded operative training, which goes beyond specialist training.

    Written by a panel of European experts in genital surgery, the work successfully links the fields of plastic surgery, gynecology, urology, and dermatology.

    Key Features:

    The specialized surgical techniques can be quickly reviewed and understood by means of concise texts and more than 300 illustrations

    Complications and complication management are directly integrated into the chapters and facilitate a realistic assessment of the risks while suggesting appropriate therapy of the complications themselves

    Numerous case studies illustrate the many facets of the subject using many highquality color photographs and graphics

    Special chapter on genital surgery in the pediatric population, including ectopic testes, phimosis, hypospadias, vaginal malformations, rectovaginal fistulas, and more.

    Reconstructive and Aesthetic Genital Surgery will be a much-welcomed guide for the surgeon becoming acquainted with the complexities and controversies of genital surgery.



    Table of Contents:

    Part 1 Plastic Reconstructive Surgery

    1 Fundamentals and Principles

    1.1 Etiology of Vulvovaginal Defects

    1.2 Principles of Vulvar Reconstruction

    1.3 Etiology of Penoscrotal Defects

    1.4 Principles of Penis and Scrotum Reconstruction

    2 Techniques

    2.1 Fundamentals

    2.1.1 Skin Grafting

    2.1.2 Flaps: Fundamentals

    2.1.3 Fillers and Lipofilling in Genital Surgery

    2.1.4 Laser Therapy

    2.2 Flaps from the Lower Abdominal and Inguinal Region

    2.2.1 Myocutaneous Rectus Abdominis Flaps (VRAM, TRAM)

    2.2.2 Deep Inferior Epigastric Artery Perforator Flap

    2.2.3 Mons Pubis and Suprapubic Flap

    2.2.4 Groin Flaps

    2.3 Flaps from the Vulvoperineal Region

    2.3.1 Internal Pudendal Artery Flaps

    2.3.2 Deep External Pudendal Artery Flap

    2.3.3 Flap from the Anterior Branch of the Obturator Artery

    2.4 Flaps from the Gluteal Region

    2.4.1 Inferior Gluteal Artery Perforator Flap

    2.4.2 Perforator Propeller Flap for Soft-Tissue Reconstruction in the Genital Region

    2.5 Flaps from the Thigh

    2.5.1 Medial, Anterior, Anteromedial, and Posterior Thigh Flaps

    2.5.2 Gracilis Flaps

    2.5.3 Rectus Femoris Flap

    2.5.4 Anterolateral Thigh Perforator Flap

    2.5.5 Tensor Fasciae Latae Flap

    2.6 Combination of Flaps

    2.7 Management of Complications

    2.8 Labia Minora Reconstruction

    2.8.1 Etiology of Defects of the Labia Minora

    2.8.2 Principle of Anterior and Posterior Labia Minora Y-V Flap

    2.8.3 Principle of Anterior and Posterior Cross-Labial Flap

    2.9 Penis and Scrotum Reconstruction

    2.9.1 Penis Reconstruction

    2.9.2 Scrotum Reconstruction

    2.10 Treatment of Specific Clinical Pictures

    2.10.1 Reconstructive Surgery After Female Genital Mutilation

    2.10.2 Peyronie’s Disease

    2.10.3 Necrotizing Fasciitis

    2.10.4 Lichen Sclerosus

    2.10.5 Scars and Neuromas

    3 Genital Surgery in Children

    3.1 Correction of Congenital Urogenital or Anorectal Malformations in Children

    3.1.1 Anorectal Malformations

    3.1.2 Congenital Urogenital Malformations in Boys

    3.1.3 Congenital Urogenital Malformations in Girls

    3.2 Traumatic Urogenital or Anorectal Injuries in Children

    3.3 Disorders of Sexual Differentiation

    Part 2 Functional Aesthetic Surgery

    4 Functional and Aesthetic Genital Surgery in the Female

    4.1 Fundamentals

    4.1.1 Anatomy

    4.1.2 Physiologic Norms

    4.1.3 History and Preoperative Preparations

    4.2 Labiaplasty

    4.2.1 Labia Majora

    4.2.2 Labia Minora

    4.2.3 Clitoral Hood Reduction

    4.3 Hymen Repair

    4.3.1 Indication

    4.3.2 Surgical Technique

    4.4 Perineoplasty

    4.4.1 Indication

    4.4.2 Surgical Technique

    4.5 Monsplasty

    4.5.1 Principle

    4.5.2 Surgical Techniques

    4.5.3 Complications and Complication Management

    4.6 Colporrhaphy

    4.6.1 Fundamentals

    4.6.2 Posterior Colporrhaphy

    4.6.3 Bilateral Colporrhaphy

    4.6.4 Laser Colporrhaphy.

    5 Functional and Aesthetic Genital Surgery in the Male

    5.1 Fundamentals

    5.1.1 Anatomy

    5.1.2 History and Preoperative Preparations

    5.2 Phalloplasty

    5.2.1 Lengthening Phalloplasty

    5.2.2 Penis Augmentation

    5.2.3 Glans Augmentation

    5.3 Scrotum Lift

    5.3.1 Surgical Procedure

    5.3.2 Aftercare

    5.3.3 Complications

    5.4 Buried Penis (Concealed Penis)

    5.4.1 Introduction

    5.4.2 Surgical Technique (Optional and Obligatory Surgical Steps)

    5.4.3 Aftercare

    5.4.4 Complications and Complication Care

    6 Transsexualism

    6.1 Fundamentals

    6.2 Male-to-Female Transsexualism

    6.2.1 History

    6.2.2 Goal of Treatment

    6.2.3 Sequence of the Surgical Procedures

    6.2.4 Preparation for Surgery

    6.2.5 Positioning

    6.2.6 Surgical Technique

    6.2.7 Postoperative Bandage

    6.2.8 Postoperative Phase

    6.2.9 Aftercare

    6.2.10 Corrective Surgery

    6.2.11 Complications

    6.3 Female-to-Male Transsexualism

    6.3.1 Background

    6.3.2 Radial Forearm Flap Phalloplasty

    6.3.3 Pedicled Anterolateral Thigh Flap Phalloplasty



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    The practice of tissue expander/implant based pre-pectoral breast reconstruction holds great promise for superior cosmetic results, less pain, and a shorter recovery period. Pre-Pectoral Techniques in Reconstructive Breast Surgery is the first reference to cover this timely area in depth, offering step-by-step descriptions of current procedures.



    Table of Contents:




































    Bioengineering Background

    KD203 (Kent Imaging; Calgary, AB, Canada)

    HyperView (HyperMed; Memphis, TN)


    SPY (Stryker; Mississauga, ON, Canada/Kalamazoo, MI)

    PhotonVue (Invuity; San Francisco, CA)

    PDE Neo-II (Hamamatsu; Hamamatsu, Japan)

    Other Systems





    Rationale for Prepectoral Reconstruction


























    Recipient Site Preparation

    Fat Harvest

    Fat Processing

    Fat Injection






    Reconstructive Indications

    Oncologic Guidelines and Indications
















    Technique—Getting Started

    Tissue Expander Insertion—The Off-Label Technique

    Tissue Expander Insertion—The On-Label Technique

    Technique—Preparing to Close





















    Why Anterior Acellular Dermal Matrix Coverage?





    Prepectoral Device Placement

    Lower Pole Gutter with Anterior Reinforcement (On Label)

    Prefabricated ADM–Device Construct (Off Label)

    Ravioli Technique (Off Label)








    Patient Positioning and Anesthesia

    Surgical Technique—Skin-Sparing Mastectomy, Apical Incision

    Surgical Technique—Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy, Inframammary Incision

    Surgical Technique—Implant Selection

    Surgical Technique—Acellular xDermal Matrix

    Surgical Technique—Implant Insertion






    Preoperative Considerations

    Expander Reconstruction

    Implant Reconstruction

    Postoperative Care

    Additional Procedures

    Latissimus-Based Prepectoral Reconstruction




    Failed BCT With Patient Desiring Immediate Reconstruction

    Patient Desiring Immediate Reconstruction With Planned PMRT

    Patient Desiring Reconstruction Following Mastectomy and Chest Wall Radiotherapy

    Patient With Prior Implant-Based Dual-Plane Reconstruction and Either Premastectomy or PMRT

    Surgical Technique















    The Surgical Dressing

    Drain Management



    Thin Mastectomy Flap, No Radiation

    Thick Mastectomy Flap, No Radiation

    Radiation, Rapid Implant Exchange

    Radiation, No Rapid Implant Exchange



















  • 86600lei 710.00 lei



    Facial Reconstruction after Mohs Surgery

    The growing worldwide incidence of melanoma and nonmelanoma skin cancers has driven the development of effective treatment methodologies. Mohs is the gold standard surgical treatment for excision of skin cancers on the head and neck. While Mohs surgery has a 99% effectiveness rate for new cancers and 95% for recurrences, more than 90% of reconstructed patients desire some improvement in their operative scars.

    Facial Reconstruction after Mohs Surgery by James Thornton and Jourdan Carboy summarizes 15 years and 12,000 cases in a surgical practice devoted to post-Mohs facial reconstruction. Step-by-step guidance is provided on efficacious, aesthetically pleasing, and functionally complete repairs, respective of a patient's age, anesthesia considerations, and available resources. In addition to succinct chapters on lip, ear, cheek, scalp, and nasal reconstruction, subspecialty chapters cover anesthesia, Mohs surgery, oculoplastic surgery, and microvascular reconstruction. Throughout the text, complete and concise clinical algorithms serve as a framework to help simplify difficult clinical concepts.

    Key Highlights:

    General techniques including wound care, skin and cartilage grafts; and local and pedicled flaps

    The management of intraoperative, acute, and late healing stage complications; scar optimization and revision surgeries

    Additional procedural guidance provided in 20 high quality video clips posted in the Thieme MediaCenter

    Nearly 500 full-color photos and precise drawings add a rich visual dimension and show stepwise operative sequences

    This book is comprehensive resource on tried and true techniques for soft tissue reconstruction after Mohs cancer resection. It is essential reading for plastic surgery, facial plastic surgery and dermatology residents and clinicians with practices devoted to facial plastic surgery.


    Table of Contents:


    Part 1: Introduction

    1 Special Considerations for Mohs Patients

    1.1 General Principles

    1.2 Conduct of the Operation


    2 Anesthesia for Reconstruction of Facial Mohs Defects

    2.1 General Principles

    2.2 Types of Anesthesia

    2.2.1 Monitored Anesthesia Care

    2.2.2 General Anesthesia

    2.3 Recovery

    2.3.1 Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    2.3.2 Malignant Hyperthermia

    2.4 Operating Room Fires

    2.5 Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction

    2.6 A Note on Office-Based Anesthesia


    3 Mohs Micrographic Surgery

    3.1 Introduction

    3.2 History

    3.3 Preoperative Considerations

    3.4 Description of Technique

    3.5 Postoperative Considerations

    3.6 Complications

    3.6.1 Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers

    3.6.2 Basal Cell Carcinoma

    3.6.3 Squamous Cell Carcinoma

    3.6.4 Melanoma

    3.6.5 Other Tumors

    3.7 Conclusion


    4 Cellular and Tissue-Based Wound Care

    4.1 Algorithm

    4.1.1 General Considerations

    4.2 Integra

    4.3 Cellular and Tissue-Based Products


    5 Full-Thickness Skin Grafts

    5.1 Algorithm

    5.1.1 General Considerations

    5.2 Selection of Donor Site

    5.3 Graft Elevation and Inset

    5.3.1 Bolstering the Graft

    5.3.2 Postoperative Care


    6 Split-Thickness Skin Grafting

    6.1 General Considerations

    6.2 Donor-Site Selection

    6.3 Harvest Technique

    6.4 Graft Inset


    7 Cartilage Grafts

    7.1 General Considerations

    7.2 Donor-Site Selection

    7.2.1 Conchal Bowl Donor Site

    7.2.2 Rib Cartilage Donor Site

    7.2.3 Septal Cartilage Donor Site

    7.2.4 Banked Frozen Allograft Cartilage


    8 Pedicled Flaps

    8.1 General Considerations

    8.1.1 Nasolabial Flap

    8.1.2 Paramidline Forehead Flap

    8.2 Postoperative Care


    9 Local Flaps

    9.1 General Considerations

    9.2 Linear Closure

    9.3 Rotation Flaps

    9.4 Advancement Flaps

    9.5 Transposition Flaps

    9.6 Bilobed Flap

    9.7 Dorsal Nasal Flap

    9.8 Melolabial Flap

    9.9 Note Flap


    Part 2: Techniques for Specific Anatomic Location

    10 Scalp Reconstruction

    10.1 Algorithm For Closure

    10.1.1 General Considerations

    10.2 Commonly Applied Methods of Closure

    10.2.1 Bone Exposure and Calvarial Defects

    10.2.2 Direct Closure

    10.3 Postoperative Management


    11 Forehead Reconstruction

    11.1 Algorithm for Closure

    11.1.1 General Considerations

    11.2 Commonly Applied Methods of Closure

    11.2.1 Delayed Healing/Acellular Adjuncts

    11.2.2 Direct Closure

    11.2.3 Defects Involving the Eyebrow

    11.3 Postoperative Management


    12 Introduction to Nose and Simple Nasal Defects

    12.1 General Principles of Nasal Reconstruction

    12.1.1 Regional Considerations: Upper Two-Thirds versus Lower One-Third of the Nose

    12.2 General Techniques for Closure of Simple Nasal Defects

    12.2.1 Secondary Healing

    12.2.2 Full-Thickness Skin Grafting

    12.2.3 Primary Closure and Local Flaps for Simple Defects

    12.3 Seven Local Flap Options

    12.3.1 Primary Closure

    12.3.2 Note Flap

    12.3.3 Bilobed Flap

    12.3.4 Dorsal Nasal Flap

    12.3.5 V-Y Advancement Flap

    12.3.6 Melolabial Flap

    12.3.7 Postoperative Management


    13 Complex Nasal Defects

    13.1 General Principles in Complex Nasal Defects and Reconstruction

    13.1.1 Nasolabial Flaps

    13.1.2 Forehead Flaps

    13.2 Special Considerations: Three-Stage Forehead Flap

    13.2.1 Special Considerations: Lining and Cartilage Support

    13.2.2 Postoperative Management

    13.3 Free Tissue Transfer

    13.3.1 Potential Approaches

    13.3.2 Technique

    13.4 Problems and Complications


    14 Nasal Reconstruction Based on Subunits

    14.1 Algorithm for Closure

    14.1.1 Sidewall


    15 Eyelid Reconstruction

    15.1 Anatomical Considerations

    15.2 Algorithm for Closure

    15.3 Defects Involving the Canthus

    15.3.1 Medial Canthal Defects

    15.3.2 Lateral Canthal Defects

    15.4 Defects Not Involving the Canthus

    15.4.1 Upper and Lower Eyelid: Partial-Thickness Defects

    15.4.2 Upper and Lower Eyelid: Full-Thickness Defects


    16 Cheek Reconstruction

    16.1 Algorithm for Closure

    16.1.1 General Considerations

    16.1.2 Commonly Applied Methods of Closure

    16.2 Primary Closure

    16.3 V-Y Advancement Flap

    16.4 Perialar Crescentic Advancement Flap

    16.5 Cervicofacial Advancement Flaps

    16.6 Full-Thickness Skin Grafts

    16.7 Postoperative Management


    17 Chin Reconstruction

    17.1 Algorithm for Closure

    17.2 Commonly Applied Methods of Closure

    17.2.1 Primary Closure

    17.2.2 Bilobed Flaps

    17.3 V-Y Advancement Flap

    17.4 Full-Thickness Skin Grafts

    17.5 Postoperative Management


    18 Lip Reconstruction

    18.1 Algorithm for Closure

    18.1.1 Anatomy

    18.2 Commonly Applied Methods of Closure

    18.2.1 Mucosal-Only Defects

    18.3 Skin-Only Defects

    18.3.1 Direct Closure

    18.4 Combined Skin and Mucosal Defects

    18.4.1 Direct Closure with or without Wedge Resection

    18.4.2 Central Defects of the Upper Lip: Abbe and Rotation Flaps

    18.4.3 Lateral Commissure Defects: Advancement Closure

    18.4.4 Large Defects of the Upper or Lower Lip: Karapandzic Flap

    18.4.5 Upper and Lower Lip Mismatch: AlloDerm Placement

    18.5 Postoperative Management


    19 Ear Reconstruction

    19.1 Algorithm for Ear Reconstruction

    19.1.1 Anatomical Considerations

    19.2 Commonly Applied Methods of Closure

    19.2.1 Secondary Closure

    19.2.2 Full-Thickness Skin Grafting

    19.2.3 Local Flap Wedge or Local Flap Closure

    19.2.4 Folded Postauricular Two-Stage Ear Flap Reconstruction (Dieffenbach Flap)

    19.2.5 Postoperative Care

    19.3 Total Ear Reconstruction

    19.3.1 Medpor Technique

    19.3.2 General Operative Setup

    19.3.3 Procedure Details

    19.3.4 Dressings


    Part 3: Management of Complications and Revisions

    20 Intraoperative Complications and Initial Management

    20.1 General Principles

    20.1.1 A Note on Patient Consent

    20.2 Intraoperative Complications

    20.2.1 Fire

    20.2.2 Bronchospasm

    20.2.3 Perioperative Anaphylaxis

    20.2.4 Corneal Injuries

    20.2.5 Nerve Injury


    21 Management of Complications in the Acute Healing Stage

    21.1 General Principles

    21.1.1 Hematoma

    21.1.2 Infection

    21.1.3 Dermatitis

    21.1.4 Chondritis

    21.1.5 Flap Failure


    22 Management of Complications in the Late Healing Stage

    22.1 General Considerations

    22.1.1 Hypo- and Hyperpigmentation

    22.1.2 Contour Abnormalities

    22.1.3 Cancer Recurrence


    23 Skin Graft Revisions

    23.1 General Principles

    23.1.1 Initial Postoperative Visit

    23.1.2 Unacceptable Color Match or Scar Contour

    23.1.3 Dermabrasion


    24 Local Flap Revisions

    24.1 Complications and Their Management

    24.1.1 Noninvasive Management

    24.1.2 Revision Surgery

    24.1.3 Z-Plasty


    25 Pedicled Flap Revisions

    25.1 Introduction

    25.2 General Principles

    25.2.1 Early Healing Stage

    25.2.2 Contour Abnormalities and Late Healing Stage Revisions

    25.2.3 Autologous Fat Grafting





  • 78800lei 710.00 lei

    Highlighting new and highly sought-after procedures in day-to-day plastic surgery practice, Core Procedures in Plastic Surgery, 2nd Edition, covers key areas of reconstructive, aesthetic, hand, and pediatric plastic surgery-all modified to provide streamlined detail of anatomy, workup, and procedural steps. This unique reference, derived from Dr. Peter C. Neligan?s 6-volume award-winning masterwork, Plastic Surgery, 4th Edition, provides the high-yield, highly visual guidance you need to confidently perform these procedures and achieve optimal outcomes. Table Of Contents: Neligan/Buck - Core Procedures in Plastic Surgery 2e 1. Blepharoplasty 2. Facelift 3. Forehead 4. Rhinoplasty 5. Otoplasty 6. Abdominoplasty 7. Body Contouring 8. Lipo 9. Facial injuries 10. Local flaps for facial coverage 11. Cleft lip repair 12. Cleft palate 13. Lower extremity reconstruction 14. Chest reconstruction 15. Back reconstruction 16. Abdominal wall reconstruction 17. Breast augmentation 18. Mastopexy 19. Reduction mammaplasty 20. Implant based breast reconstruction 21. Autologous breast reconstruction using abdominal flaps 22. Essential anatomy of the upper extremity 23. Examination of the upper extremity 24. Flexor tendon injury and reconstruction 25. Nerve transfers ONLINE 26. Tendon transfers in the upper extremity ONLINE 27. Extensor tendon injuries MISCELLANEOUS Various Videos

  • Practical Facial Reconstruction
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    78000lei 720.00 lei


    Preserve function and restore appearance by understanding the why and the how of the best surgical repairs for facial reconstruction! Written by the ASDS’s “Iron Surgeon” co-founder, Dr. Andrew J. Kaufman, Practical Facial Reconstruction: Theory and Practice takes the “best option” approach and applies it to the successful surgical management of facial defects.  Comprehensive and affordable, this practical reference expertly helps you understand why different techniques are better for certain patients or in certain situations, and guides you in making the best decisions for your patients.

    Key Features:
    • Helps you accomplish both functional and aesthetic goals for every patient, guiding you through the process of how to determine the best repair for a particular location, and why it is preferred over other options.
    • Uses a concise, bulleted, step-by-step approach that leads you expertly through 10-15 techniques per facial region.
    • Features clinical images, illustrations, and the author’s pearls for each repair.
    • Includes examples of second intention healing, side-to-side repair, grafts, and various flaps, as well as more complex repairs such as bilobed transposition flaps and helical rim rotation flaps.
    • Enhances your surgical flexibility, creativity, and expertise by providing a simplified, unique approach to facial reconstruction from a master surgeon in the field.

    Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, which can be downloaded to your tablet and smartphone or accessed online and includes features like:

    • Complete content with enhanced navigation
    • Powerful search tools and smart navigation cross-links that pull results from content in the book, your notes, and even the web
    • Cross-linked pages, references, and more for easy navigation
    • Highlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the text
    • Ability to take and share notes with friends and colleagues
    • Quick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use

  • 73500lei 720.00 lei



    Breast augmentation paired with mastopexy is often regarded as a challenging procedure since it is essentially two surgeries in one. Because of the complexity of the dual procedure, as well as the careful planning required, many doctors avoid performing these surgeries together, instead preferring their patient to undergo two separate surgeries.These two procedures can be safely performed with methodical planning and intra operative execution. This book provides not only insight and instruction on a variety of mastopexy procedures and accompanying types of breast augmentation, but it will also help the clinician determine the optimal surgery for each individual patient. Primarily meant for practicing aesthetic plastic surgeons, Augmentation Mastopexy -- Mastering the Art in the Management of the Ptotic Breast will also find use among plastic surgery fellows and plastic surgery residents. Unlike some of the competitive literature that briefly touches on the topic or simply provides an overview, the information provided is methodical and comprehensive, providing a wealth of color images to accompany the techniques described. Case studies with long-term follow up are also included, offering not only an understanding of potential pitfalls but a veritable how-to for handling complications when they do arise.



    Table of Contents:


    1. Anatomy of the Breast

    2. Principles of Breast Augmentation: The Process of Augmentation Mastopexy and Criteria for Staging

    3. Principles of Mastopexy

    4. Breast Augmentation for Early Ptosis

    5. Preoperative Assessment in Augmentation Mastopexy

    6. Technique in Simultaneous Augmentation Mastopexy

    7. Two-Stage Augmentation Mastopexy

    8. Secondary Mastopexy

    9. Simultaneous Short-Scar Mastopexy Augmentation

    10. Circumareolar Augmentation Mastopexy

    11. Tuberous Breast Correction

    12. Augmentation Mastopexy with Breast Asymmetry

    13. Maintaining Upper Pole Fullness: Auto-augmentation Mastopexy with Soft Tissue Support Matrix and Lipofilling

    14. An Algorithm for the Management of Explantation Surgery

    15. Mastopexy with Fat Graft Augmentation

    16. Mastopexy with Auto-augmentation

    17. Use of Soft Tissue Support in Augmentation Mastopexy

    18. Augmentation Mastopexy in the Massive Weight Loss Patient

    19. Pitfalls in Augmentation Mastopexy

    20. Managing Complications in Augmentation Mastopexy


  • 730.00 lei

    This text is designed to present a comprehensive overview of the evolution, oncologic safety, surgical approaches and outcomes of NSM.  The book is targeted at general surgeons, dedicated breast surgeons, and plastic surgeons.  There is focus for surgeons just beginning their use of NSM, as well as a review of patient selection criteria, operative approaches, reconstruction options, and management of complications.  Chapters are written by experts in the performance and reconstruction of NSM.  Chapters are supplemented with appropriate illustrations and photos of NSM techniques and reconstructions.       
    Operative Approaches to Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy: Indications, Techniques, & Outcomes will become a valuable resource for surgeons, including those in-training, who have a focus on state-of-the-art breast cancer surgery. 

  • 730.00 lei

    This atlas provides a concise overview of the principle of fat grafting and its clinical applications to treat aging in the central areas of the face in a minimally invasive manner. The authors start with a short description of the anatomical basis of facial aging and by presenting current facial rejuvenation techniques. Here the emphasis is on the process of harvesting and preparing macro-, micro-, intradermal and nano-fat for injection. Thanks to the book’s numerous illustrations and short descriptions, readers will find valuable information on where and how to inject the fat combined with the authors’ individual techniques and refinements. Aging is a major issue in today’s society. Facial rejuvenation procedures seek to enhance the final outcome and durability of surgery and to minimize drawbacks. The current trend is to use less invasive methods requiring fewer incisions, which produce more natural-looking results. This atlas shows the authors’ personal techniques to help achieve that goal.

  • 85600lei 730.00 lei

    Improved surgical techniques and increasing patient expectations have transformed the field of cosmetic facial surgery, and Art and Science of Facelift Surgery brings you up to speed with today’s best and latest procedures. This highly practical resource features a superbly illustrated print reference with step-by-step procedures accompanied by surgical videos of each technique. Comprehensive, easy-to-follow instruction from internationally renowned expert Dr. Joe Niamtu helps you achieve optimal outcomes on frequently requested procedures.

    Table Of Contents:

    Chapter 1: What is a Facelift? History and Semantics 1

    Chapter 2: The Aging Face 6

    Chapter 3: Evaluating the Cosmetic Facial Surgery Patient:

    The Art of the Consult and the Office Patient

    Experience 21

    Chapter 4: Facelift Instrumentation and Surgery Center 45

    Chapter 5: Facelift Anatomy 53

    Chapter 6: Facelift Surgery (Cervicofacial Rhytidectomy) 62

    Chapter 7: Case Presentations 144

    Chapter 8: Modified Facelift Procedures 160

    Chapter 9: Complications of Face and Neck Lift: Recognition,

    Treatment and Prevention 183

  • 87700lei 740.00 lei



    From the use of specialist facial therapy and concurrent chemodenervation to the surgical revolution of selective neurolysis, synkinesis management is rapidly evolving as better tools become available to diagnose, assess, and personalize care. Management of Post-Facial Paralysis Synkinesis is the first book to focus exclusively on this common consequence of facial paralysis, providing authoritative coverage of recent advances in assessment as well as non-surgical and surgical treatment. Drs. Babak Azizzadeh and Charles Nduka lead an author team of international, multidisciplinary experts who fully explore the causes, clinical presentations, and management of synkinesis. 

    Table Of Contents:

    1 Facial nerve and muscle anatomy
    2 Etiology, Epidemiology and Pathophysiology of Post-Facial Paralysis Synkinesis
    3 Psychosocial Impact of Facial Palsy
    4 Facial nerve consultation
    5 Smile Analysis for Facial Nerve Disorders
    6 Synkinesis and the role of botulinum toxin in facial palsy management
    7 Assessment and Grading of Synkinesis and Facial Palsy
    8 Objective measurement of outcomes in facial paralysis
    9 Self management and the prevention of complications of synkinesis
    9 Facial Neuromuscular Retraining for Synkinesis
    10 Eyelid Rehabilitation in Post-Facial Paralysis with Synkinesis
    10 Botulinum toxin
    11 Surgical Reanimation of Post-Facial Paralysis Synkinesis Smile Dysfunction
     Appendix 1



  • Perforator Flaps for Breast Reconstruction
    Pe comanda in aproximativ 4 saptamani
    93500lei 750.00 lei

    Patient demand for perforator flap procedures is quickly growing due to positive results: they leave women with natural, normal-feeling breasts without destroying any muscle. Perforator Flaps for Breast Reconstruction gives plastic surgeons the detailed instructions they need to perform these sophisticated breast reconstruction procedures. Key Features: · Written by expert surgeons who have perfected the use of perforator flaps in breast reconstruction procedures · Detailed instructions on how to perform DIEP, SIEA, SHaEP, PAP, GAP, LAP, and TDAP flap procedures · Radiographic images, intraoperative photos, and carefully prepared illustrations walk the reader through each procedure Many of the contributors to Perforator Flaps for Breast Reconstruction have pioneered the procedures presented in their respective chapters. This book is an essential authoritative guide for plastic surgeons interested in making perforator flap reconstruction part of their practice

  • 86600lei 760.00 lei


    The Dallas Rhinoplasty and Dallas Cosmetic Surgery Dissection Video Collection brings the world-renowned Dallas Rhinoplasty and Cosmetic Surgery Courses directly to your computer or mobile device. If you missed the course, you can still dissect with Dr. Rohrich and Dr. Ahmad Review nasal anatomy and learn the skills and procedures needed to perform a rhinoplasty that produces the best functional and aesthetic result possible. Facial anatomy relevant to face and neck lift surgery, as well as brow lift and blepharoplasty are shown in great detail.

    This collection offers viewers the following key features:

    • Surgical dissection footage of procedures performed by a legend in plastic surgery and rhinoplasty, Dr. Rod J. Rohrich
    • A 30-minute step-by-step sequence for performing an open rhinoplasty dissection
    • A 30-minute cosmetic surgery demonstration of browlift, blepharoplasty, extended SMAS and Lift and Fill Facelift as well as neck rejuvenation dissection techniques
    • Over an hour of high-quality cadaveric dissection footage with detailed views of the anatomy
    • Clinically relevant procedures for multiple subspecialties by experts in the field
    • A dissection guide with stunning full-color photographs and illustrations of the procedures captured in the video


    This concise but thorough collection provides the easily accessible, expert content plastic and facial plastic surgeons worldwide have been waiting for from the names they trust most in rhinoplasty and facial rejuvenation surgery.