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Complications in Facial Plastic Surgery


Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9781604060263
Publication Date: June 2012

A contemporary reference dedicated to the prevention and management of complications in facial plastic surgery

Written and edited by experts in the field, Complications in Facial Plastic Surgery is a valuable resource for facial plastic surgeons, plastic surgeons, oculoplastic surgeons, and otolaryngologists to consult in their daily practice.  This comprehensive text will also serve to ease the transition for individuals as they complete their training and begin performing surgical procedures without supervision.  This is the type of text that surgeons may read cover to cover and to which they will continually refer for guidance before, during, and after performing surgery. Topics covered include rhinoplasty, facelifts, blepharoplasty, browlifting, facial resurfacing, injectables, facial trauma, and more!

Key Features:

  • A chapter on anesthesia complications helps the reader comprehend, appreciate, and anticipate the risks involved, thus minimizing poor surgical results
  • A focus on prevention as the best method of avoiding surgical complications, ensuring the best possible outcomes
  • Original artwork and more than 100 detailed color photographs help readers understand and apply the text
  • Pearls at the end of each chapter contain key insights on each topic

Complications in Facial Plastic Surgery is a key resource for facial plastic surgeons, plastic surgeons, otolaryngologists, residents, and fellows to use to avoid surgical pitfalls, increase patient safety, facilitate successful outcomes, and improve doctor/patient relationships.

1. Facial Plastic Surgery Complications: An Overview
2. Management of the Dissatisfied Patient
3. Complications in the Cosmetic Office Setting
4. Anesthesia Complications in Facial Plastic Surgery
5. Complications Involving Locoregional Flap Reconstruction of Facial Defects
6. Challenges in Skin Resurfacing
7. Complications of Upper Eyelid Blepharoplasty
8. Complications of Lower Eyelid Blepharoplasty
9. Prevention and Management of Adverse Outcomes in Brow Rejuvenation
10. Rhinoplasty Complications
11. Facelift
12. Complications with Facial Implantation
13. Complications of Facial Trauma Repair
14. Complications of Facial Reanimation
15. Surgical Correction of Congenital Anomalies and Associated Complications
16. Complications in Orthognathic Surgery
17. Overcoming Adversities in Hair Restoration

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