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Tissue Glues in Cosmetic Surgery provides cosmetic surgeons with the comprehensive yet practical instruction they need to skillfully use tissue glues in their practices. For the cosmetic surgeon seeking to address patient requests for shorter scars and reduced morbidity, tissue glues provide a welcome solution.
These new tissue glues offer surgeons and their patients decided advantages in speed and convenience, recovery, comfort, and cosmetic outcome. Furthermore, they are especially appropriate for aesthetic surgery patients. They are particularly appealing for minimally invasive or short-scar procedures, where scar length and morbidity are primary considerations.
Written by the experts, this in-depth volume evaluates the different tissue adhesives available and provides the step-by-step guidance needed for using them for different applications, including brow lift, face lift, rhinoplasty, body contouring, breast surgery, and burns and craniofacial applications.
An accompanying CD includes operative video clips demonstrating glue application for various procedures:
The widening use of surgical adhesives makes a full understanding of their capabilities and limitations essential to the cosmetic surgeon. Tissue Glues in Cosmetic Surgery is the only volume available today to assemble and illustrate the critical information in concise, expertly written, and fully illustrated chapters.
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"If you had any doubts about the benefits and applications of tissue glues and sealants to a cosmetic surgery practice, the editors and authors have persuasively eliminated all of them ... this book is a must to get the most from the expense, time, and planning necessary to achieve positive results."
―Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Journal
"This handsome, well put-together book provides everything one would want to know about tissue adhesives. Practitioners interested in cutaneous surgery, cosmetic surgery, and the use of alternatives to needle and suture will find this text useful and practical, filled with historical references, clinical suggestions, and a wide variety of applications."
―Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
"...a comprehensive and practical guide for surgeons interested in using both natural and synthetic glues... Although written primarily for facial plastic surgeons, this book is relevant to anyone interested in the application of tissue sealants for facial surgery. Its clear layout with simple and practical illustrations would be particularly useful for residents interested in tissue sealants’ various uses. For those interested in employing tissue sealants in their practice, both novices and senior surgeons, this is clearly the most comprehensive guide available."
―Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology
"This book is well written and can be used as an extensive scientific reference source, as well as a guide to practical surgical uses of tissue glues. The book contains dozens of color photographs and illustrations that are informative and useful. This is especially true for the preoperative and postoperative photographs involving surgical scars. The magnification, lighting, and patient positioning all allow for a truthful analysis of the results. This book is recommended for anyone interested in the science and surgical uses of tissue glues."
―Head & Neck
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Book Description CRC Press, 2004. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1576261743
Book Description CRC Press, 2004. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P111576261743