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Our collection of 52 books.

  • Miniinvasive Techniques in Rhinoplasty
    Miniinvasive Techniques in Rhinoplasty
    Editor Nikolay Serdev
    ISBN 978-953-51-2260-9,
    190 pages, March, 2016
    This book is divided into two parts. The first part describes mini-invasive surgical techniques, sufficient to perform the most important tasks in rhinoplasty, such as: tip rotation and projection; closure of the open roof after humpectomy; alignment ...
  • A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Volume 2
    A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Volume 2
    Editor Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi
    ISBN 978-953-51-2035-3,
    860 pages, April, 2015
    The scope of OMF surgery has expanded; encompassing treatment of diseases, disorders, defects and injuries of the head, face, jaws and oral cavity. This internationally-recognized specialty is evolving with advancements in technology and instrumentat ...
  • Essentials and Controversies in Bariatric Surgery
    Essentials and Controversies in Bariatric Surgery
    Editor Chih-Kun Huang
    ISBN 978-953-51-1726-1,
    152 pages, October, 2014
    Bariatric surgery has been proved to be clinically effective and economically viable for obese people when compared to non-surgical interventions. Advancement of minimally invasive surgery in the last 20 years has made the safety and reliability wide ...
  • Inguinal Hernia
    Inguinal Hernia
    Editor Silvestro Canonico
    ISBN 978-953-51-1577-9,
    132 pages, June, 2014
    The surgical treatment of hernia requires an extensive knowledge and technical ability. Astley Cooper stated that no disease of surgical interest requires so broad skills and knowledge as hernia and its variants. The history of groin hernia repair ev ...
  • Miniinvasive Face and Body Lifts - Closed Suture Lifts or Barbed Thread Lifts
    Miniinvasive Face and Body Lifts - Closed Suture Lifts or Barbed Thread Lifts
    Editor Nikolay Serdev
    ISBN 978-953-51-1196-2,
    372 pages, October, 2013
    The biggest buzz in the facial and body lifting beautification and rejuvenation category is by far around mini-invasive scarless techniques. They are presented by suture and thread lifts. Both suture and thread lift techniques have many unique proper ...
  • Breast Reconstruction - Current Perspectives and State of the Art Techniques
    Breast Reconstruction - Current Perspectives and State of the Art Techniques
    Editor Aldona J. Spiegel
    ISBN 978-953-51-1181-8,
    237 pages, July, 2013
    In breast reconstruction, flap based procedures and implant based procedures are the two major modalities that have emerged as surgical options for patients. These are both continuing to evolve as new, innovative techniques help to improve outcomes a ...
  • A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Editor Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1146-7,
    870 pages, June, 2013
    The discipline of oral and maxillofacial surgery covers a wide range of diseases, conditions, injuries and defects of the head, neck, face and jaws as well as the hard and soft tissues of the oral cavity. It is an internationally recognized surgical ...
  • Principles and Practice of Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Principles and Practice of Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Editor Michael S. Firstenberg
    ISBN 978-953-51-1156-6,
    422 pages, June, 2013
    The field of cardiothoracic surgery continues to evolve at a rapidly expanding rate. New technologies are under constant development and as patients present with more advanced pathophysiology and complex comorbidities, management becomes more depende ...