Aesthetic Surgery After Massive Weight Loss

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Saunders Elsevier, 2007 - Medical - 196 pages
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Your patients have fought the weight loss battle and won. Assist them in the final phase of body contouring using this new book as your guide. This beautifully illustrated atlas comprehensively examines techniques for managing aesthetic issues of the face and neck, breast, abdomen, arms, and legs commonly facing patients after bariatric surgery. Over 85 color illustrations and 500 full-color photographs display operative techniques, pre-operative appearance, and post-operative results, making this text not only practical but invaluable.

  • Examines the full range of aesthetic issues challenging the weight loss patient, providing coverage of the whole body in one book!

  • Presents an entire chapter on total-body lifts and combining several procedures into a single operation.

  • Includes key points boxes at the beginning of each chapter, making expert guidance easy to find.

  • Discusses psychological and perioperative management issues particular to the weight-loss patient seeking body contour surgery.

  • Uses 87 color surgical illustrations and 500 full color photographs to demonstrate techniques and the results you can offer patients.

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Evaluation of the massive weight loss patient who presents for bodycontouring surgery
Approach to the breast after weight loss
Approach to the lower body after weight loss

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