Flaps and Grafts in Dermatologic Surgery E-Book

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Jan 14, 2009 - Medical - 256 pages
Authored by experts in the field, this brand-new reference presents a systematic approach to which flap or graft to use in which clinical situation and how to cut and move the skin. More than 350 full-color photographs and line drawings offer you step-by-step guidance and demonstrates reconstructive procedures, including cutting, positioning, and suturing of flaps and grafts.
  • Includes numerous reconstructive options for each specific region of the face, and explains why one may be better than another in a given situation.
  • Features several chapters on the use of flaps and grafts in facial reconstruction and describes the finer points of their design, execution, and application.
  • Discusses complications and pitfalls and how to avoid them.
  • Devotes an entire chapter to facial anatomy with an emphasis on practical landmarks and danger areas.
  • Uses a consistent format throughout for ease of reference.
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Anatomy
1
Chapter 2 Basic Principles in Flap Reconstruction
15
Chapter 3 Primary Closure
31
Chapter 4 Advancement Flaps
41
Chapter 5 Rotation Flaps
59
Chapter 6 Island Pedicle Flaps
69
Chapter 7 Transposition Flaps
79
Chapter 8 Staged Interpolation Flaps
91
Chapter 11 Forehead and Temple
125
Chapter 12 Periocular Reconstruction
137
Chapter 13 Cheek Reconstruction
159
Chapter 14 Ear Reconstruction
179
Chapter 15 Nasal Reconstruction
191
Chapter 16 Perioral Reconstruction
217
Chapter 17 The Neck
235
Index
241

Chapter 9 Skin Grafts
107
Chapter 10 Scalp Reconstruction
117

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