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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom
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A quick-hit "flashcards in a book" review for the plastic surgery in-service exam and plastic surgery boards Delivering 4,000+ Q&As with the only the correct answer provided, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom provides an intense, streamlined review and is the perfect complement to larger texts. The book's emphasis is on distilling key facts and clinical pearls essential for exam success. A diverse team of contributors from across the nation, and other countries, covers the spectrum of topics in plastic and reconstructive surgery. Only the correct answer is provided so there is no chance of an incorrect answer staying in your mind. This is the perfect not only for last minute review for the plastic surgery boards, but also throughout residency and in-service exam preparation . Covers all core competencies found on the board exam Unique format eliminates guessing at the correct answer Completely updated with 30% new questions and 10% more x-rays and clinical images Expanded section on cutaneous lesions and 50 new illustrations


Contributors Previous Edition Contributors Preface 1. Strategies for Studying 2. History of Plastic Surgery AESTHETIC SURGERY 3. Periorbital Region and Blepharoplasty 4. Chemodenervation (Botulinum Toxin Type A [BoNT-A]) 5. Brow Lift 6. Face-Lift (Rhytidectomy) 7 Otoplasty 8. Rhinoplasty 9. Skin Resurfacing 10. Chemical Peels 11. Alloplastic Augmentation of the Facial Skeleton 12. Lasers 13. Injectable Fillers 14. Hair Removal/Hair Transplantation 15. Body Contouring 16. Suction Lipectomy BREAST 17. Breast Anatomy/Embryology 18. Breast Augmentation 19. Breast Implant Efficacy and Safety 20. Breast Cancer 21. Skin-Sparing Mastectomy (SSM) 22. Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy 23. Expander-Implant and Nipple-Areolar Reconstruction 24. Breast Reconstruction: Alternative Flaps 25. Breast Reconstruction: Microsurgery and Autologous Reconstruction 26. Radiation Therapy and Reconstruction 27. Gynecomastia 28. Breast Reduction and Mastoplexy HAND AND EXTREMITIES 29. Hand Anatomy/Embryology 30. Anesthesia 31. Hand Tumors 32. Infections of the Hand 33. Dupuytren Contracture 34. Nerve Compression Syndromes 35. Hand Fractures/Dislocations 36. Tendon Injuries 37. The Perionychium 38. Rheumatoid Hand 39. Obstetrical Brachial Plexus Injuries 40. Brachial Plexus 41. Tendon Transfers 42. Wrist Kinematics 43. Replantation 44. Toe-to-Hand Transfer 45. Nerve Injury/Repair HEAD AND NECK 46. Facial Trauma 47. Facial Nerve Anatomy and Paralysis 48. Facial Paralysis: Static and Dynamic Treatment 49. Head and Neck Embryology 50. Heal and Neck Cancer 51. Salivary Gland Tumors 52. Head and Neck Reconstruction 53. Surgical Management of Migraine Headaches 54. Dental Anatomy and Occlusion 55. Local and Regional Flaps for Head and Neck Reconstruction INTEGUMENT 56. Benign Skin Lesions 57. Malignant Skin Lesions (Basal Cell and Squamous Cell Carcinoma) 58. Malignant Melanoma: Basic and Treatment PEDIATRICS 59. Craniofacial Syndromes 60. Craniosynostosis 61. Cleft Lip and Palate 62. Velopharyngeal Inadequacy 63. Pharyngoplasty/Pharyngeal Flaps/Speech Therapy 64. Distraction Osteogenesis 65. Orthognathic Surgery 66. Congenital Ear Deformities 67. Congenital Nevi/Tissue Explansion 68. Congenital Breast 69. Congenital Hand Surgery 70. Vascular Anomalies RECONSTRUCTION 71. Wound Healing/Keloids and Negative Pressure Wound Therapy 72. Principles of Skin Grafting 73. Microsurgery and Flaps 74. Perforator Flaps 75. Vascular Composite Allotransplantation 76. Burn Care 77. Ear Reconstruction 78. Aesthetic and Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery 79. Nasal Reconstruction 80. Mandibular Reconstruction 81. Scalp and Calvarial Reconstruction 82. Lip Reconstruction 83. Tongue Reconstruction 84. Chest and Abdominal Wall Reconstruction 85. Lymphedema 86. Lower Extremity Reconstruction - Soft Tissue Concepts 87. Lower Extremity Reconstruction - Orthopedic Concepts 88. Pressure Sores 89. Gender Confirmation Surgery 90. Infiltration and Extravasation Injuries GENERAL TOPIES 91. Basic Statistical Methods 92. Special Topics in General Surgery 93. High-Yield Topics Index Color plates appear between pages 516 and 517


ISBN-13: 9780071832014
Publisher: McGraw-Hill (McGraw-Hill Professional)
Publication date: July, 2016
Pages: 960
Weight: 2152g
Availability: Contact supplier
Subcategories: Medical Study and Teaching Aids, Plastic/Reconstructive & Aesthetic


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