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Current Concepts in Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery continues to be a rapidly growing field in medicine. There have been multiple recent advancements in the field. Specifically, there has been a continuously growing interest in fat grafting, body contouring, minimally invasive surgery, and plastic surgery education. At the same time, there have been continued advances and modifications in surgical techniques, which translate into better and improved results for our patients while increasing safety and efficacy. The title of the book is Current Concepts in Plastic Surgery and, as such, it highlights some of the "hot topics" in recent years. We have invited renowned specialists from around the world to share their valued expertise and experience. Most of the chapters will expose the reader to multiple techniques for achieving desired results, with emphasis on the author's preferred methodology.

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Current Concepts in Plastic SurgeryEdited by Frank Agullo

Published: March 23rd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1489

ISBN: 978-953-51-0398-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6930-7

Copyright year: 2012

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56284 Total Chapter Downloads

7 Crossref Citations

11 Web of Science Citations

18 Dimensions Citations


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1. Minimal Invasive Surgery in Head and Neck Video-Assisted Technique

By Jorge O. Guerrissi


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2. Basal Cell Carcinoma

By Tomasz Dębski, Lubomir Lembas and Józef Jethon


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3. Implant Retained Auricular Prostheses

By Metin Sencimen and Aydin Gulses


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4. Contralateral Breast Augmentation in Heterologous Breast Reconstruction

By Paolo Persichetti, Barbara Cagli, Stefania Tenna, Luca Piombino, Annalisa Cogliandro, Antonio Iodice and Achille Aveta


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5. The Role of Free Fat Graft in Breast Reconstruction After Radiotherapy

By Pietro Panettiere, Danilo Accorsi and Lucio Marchetti


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6. Correction of Inverted Nipple: Comparison of Techniques with Novel Approaches

By Ercan Karacaoglu


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7. Tuberous Breast: Clinical Evaluation and Surgical Treatment

By Giovanni Zoccali and Maurizio Giuliani


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8. Gynecomastia and Liposuction

By Francisco J. Agullo, Sadri O. Sozer and Humberto Palladino


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9. Autologous Fat Grafting - Factors of Influence on the Therapeutic Results

By Regina Khater and Pepa Atanassova


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10. Importance of Anatomical Landmarks on Axillary Neurovascular Territories for Surgery

By Nuket Gocmen Mas, Hamit Selim Karabekir, Mete Edizer and Orhan Magden


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11. Simulation in Plastic Surgery Training: Past, Present and Future

By Phoebe Arbogast and Joseph Rosen


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12. Prevention of Microsurgical Thrombosis

By S.M. Shridharani, M.K. Folstein, T.L. Chung and R.P. Silverman


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