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    DescriptionThe Aesthetic Medicine: Art and Techniques provides step-by-step instructions in the procedures and techniques commonly employed in aesthetic medicine. The book is divided into four parts, the first two of which offer an introduction to aesthetic medicine and discuss preoperative assessment and treatment. Detailed guidance is then given on a wide range of cutaneous procedures, including the use of botulinum toxins, dermabrasion and microdermabrasion, cryotherapy, chemical peel skin resurfacing, laser treatments, mesotherapy, sclerotherapy, capacitive radiofrequency treatment, and the use of dermarollers. The final part of the book is devoted to techniques employed in shaping the face and body, such as breast and facial augmentation, penile enhancement, liposuction, and management of hair loss or excess hair. All procedures are depicted with the aid of numerous high-quality illustrations and color photographs. This book will serve as an excellent guide for both beginners and experienced practitioners.


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    Title
    Aesthetic Medicine
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Peter M. Prendergast, Edited by Melvin A. Shiffman
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 642
    Width: 200 mm
    Height: 264 mm
    Thickness: 32 mm
    Weight: 1,719 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9783642201127
    ISBN 10: 3642201121
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 16960
    BIC E4L: HEA
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S6.3
    Ingram Subject Code: PI
    LC subject heading: ,
    B&T General Subject: 510
    DC22: 617.952
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 04
    B&T Merchandise Category: MAJ
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 03
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 06
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: MJK
    BISAC V2.8: MED085030
    DC22: 617.95
    BIC subject category V2: MNP
    BISAC V2.8: MED017000
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: MED066000
    Libri: DERM5000, HAUT1022, CHIR5000
    LC subject heading: ,
    Libri: CHIR5062, P0041373, PLAS4700, HEIL6500, HUMA8500, MEDI6400
    LC classification: RD118 .A47 2011, R-RZ, RL1-803, RF1-547, RD118-120.5, RF51-52, RK529-535
    LC subject heading:
    Edition
    1
    Illustrations note
    9 black & white illustrations, 405 colour illustrations, biography
    Publisher
    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG
    Imprint name
    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K
    Publication date
    18 November 2011
    Publication City/Country
    Berlin
    Author Information
    Peter Michael Prendergast, BMedSc, MB, BCh, BAO (Hons), MRCSI, works in private practice in aesthetic medicine. He is Medical Director of Venus Medical Beauty, a medical centre in Dublin specializing in nonsurgical and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures. Dr. Prendergast is founder and president of the European College of Aesthetic Medicine and a founding member of the Irish Association of Cosmetic Doctors. He is also a Fellow of the American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Prendergast has BACD certification in botulinum toxin and dermal implants and is also an official trainer for VASER-assisted lipoplasty in Europe. Melvin A. Shiffman, MD, JD, FCLM, received his MD from Northwestern University School of Medicine in 1957 and completed his residency in general surgery in 1964 at the Veterans Administration Hospital, Long Beach, California. Since then he has been continuously involved in the practice of oncologic surgery, reconstruction, and cosmetic surgery. In 2002, Dr. Shiffman became Chair of the Section of Surgery at Tustin Hospital and Medical Center and in 2009-10 he was President of the American College of Legal Medicine. He is Editor Emeritus of the American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery, a member of the International Editorial Board of the International Journal of Cosmetic Medicine and Surgery, and an examiner for the International Board of Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Shiffman is the recipient of many honors and is a Fellow of various colleges and societies.He is Chair of Section of Surgery at Newport Specialty Hospital (AKA Tustin Hospital and Medical Center) and has published more than 290 articles, edited 30 books, and written over 130 book chapters.
    Back cover copy
    The "Aesthetic Medicine: Art and Techniques" provides step-by-step instructions in the procedures and techniques commonly employed in aesthetic medicine. The book is divided into four parts, the first two of which offer an introduction to aesthetic medicine and discuss preoperative assessment and treatment. Detailed guidance is then given on a wide range of cutaneous procedures, including the use of botulinum toxins, dermabrasion and microdermabrasion, cryotherapy, chemical peel skin resurfacing, laser treatments, mesotherapy, sclerotherapy, capacitive radiofrequency treatment, and the use of dermarollers. The final part of the book is devoted to techniques employed in shaping the face and body, such as breast and facial augmentation, penile enhancement, liposuction, and management of hair loss or excess hair. All procedures are depicted with the aid of numerous high-quality illustrations and color photographs. This book will serve as an excellent guide for both beginners and experienced practitioners.
    Table of contents
    From the contents: AESTHETIC MEDICINE.- Defining.- Ethical Aspects.- PREOPERATIVE.- Clinical Assessment Of Facial Aging.- Weight Management.- Phytotherapy.- Skin Imaging.- Cosmeceuticals For Maximizing Treatment Of The .- Aging Face.- CUTANEOUS PROCEDURES .- Local Regional Anesthesia.- Botulinum Toxins.- Microdermabrasion.- Dermabrasion.- Cryotherapy.- Chemical Peel Skin Resurfacing.- Fractional Laser Resurfacing.- Facial Rejuvenation With Poly-L-Lactic .- Acid (Sculptra).- Intense Pulsed Light (Ipl.- Laser Treatment .- Sclerotherapy Varicose Veins.- Cellulite: Etiology, Classification, Pathology, .- And Treatment.- SHAPING FACE AND BODY.- Breast Augmentation With Hyaluronic Acid.- Potential Risks And Complications Of Injectable Alloplastic Facial Fillers.- Facial Augmentation With Autologous Fat.- Lipoplasty of The Face Using Vaser.- Suture Lifting Techniques.- Emerging Technologies.- Index.