Peter J. Taub, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P. is Professor of Dentistry, surgery, and pediatrics at Mount Sinai HOspital and is board certified in both General Surgery (2001) and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (2003). He is a Fellow of both the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP). He is active in many national professional societies, including the American Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS), the American Cleft Palate Craniofacial Association (ACPA), the Plastic Surgery Research Council (PSRC), the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgery (ASMS), and the New York Academy of Medicine.
Pravin K. Patel, MD, FACS, is professor of surgery and director of craniofacial services in the Division of Plastic, Reconstructive & Cosmtic Surgery at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Steven R. Buchman, MD, is M. Haskell Newman Professor in Plastic Surgery, Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Chief, Pediatric Plastic Surgery, CS Mott Children's Hospital, and Director, Craniofacial Anomalies Program, University of MIchigan Medical Center
Mimis Cohen, MD, FACS, FAAP, is Professor and Chief in the Division of Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and Mt. Sinai Medical Center.
Part of the McGraw-Hill Plastic Surgery Atlas series, Rhinoplasty is an unmatched visual guide to learning how to successfully perform this challenging procedure. Featuring 180 full-color illustrations, this is the perfect primer for surgeons to begin and sharpen their understanding of rhinoplasty.
Rhinoplasty addresses the relevant anatomy, operative setup, surgical steps, and postoperative care to optimize patient outcomes. The book is organized by anatomic location and covers in detail the numerous maneuvers that are frequently used to shape the various parts of the nose. Designed to provide the most relevant information in the clearest manner possible, Rhinoplasty features an easy-to-apply presentation consisting of bulleted text on the left- hand page and high-quality illustrations on the right.
Opening chapters include coverage of nasal anatomy, cartilaginous support, arterial support, innervations and muscles of the nose, treatment planning, operative setup, and basic approaches. The book then goes on to cover actual corrections, including:Dorsal hump deformity Doral augmentation Radix reduction and augmentation Increasing and decreasing tip rotation Lengthening the short nose Alar base modification Alar-columella relationship modification Septal modification And more
Also included is an appendix illustrating key surgical instruments.
Covering head, neck, trunk, extremities, and cosmetic concerns, this sourcebook uses numerous visual clinical scenarios to illustrate essential plastic and reconstructive surgical principles. Each chapter is organized by a well-illustrated case, followed by algorithms that take you through effective management strategies and clinically relevant information. The result is an ideal resource for oral board preparation and a valuable primer for students, residents, and attending physicians from diverse specialties.
FEATURES:The first resource of its kind, based on visual clinical scenarios designed to sharpen clinical-decision making Each case includes an algorithm to guide management strategies An extensive, high-yield collection of information and insights for each case Practical pearls from leading authorities close each case and provide concept-clarifying take-away points Full-color clinical photos add emphasis to must-know points throughout each case Suggested references provide further information on each subject