Kenneth A. Arndt, Jeffrey S. Dover, Murad Alam
Elsevier/Saunders, 2006 - Medical - 138 pages
Introducing a new title in the Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series! This breakthrough reference presents up-to-the-minute, practical guidance on medical treatments, light/laser treatment, surgical and non-surgical procedures, and more -edited by one of the foremost pioneers in the field, Kenneth A. Arndt. Succinctly written and lavishly illustrated, this resource focuses on procedural how to's and offers step-by-step guidance on proper techniques, pitfalls, and tricks of the trade.
Series Editor: Jeffrey S. Dover MD, Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Associate Clinical Professor of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine. Consultant in Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Consultant Dermatologist , Dana Farber Cancer Institute, New England Baptist Hospital, Associate Chairman, Department of Dermatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Boston, MA
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