All aspects of breast augmentation in one book
Written by noted authorities in plastic surgery
All aspects of breast augmentation are covered in this comprehensive guide. It is divided into sections that include anatomy, preoperative consultation, the varieties of implants with pocket positioning, the varieties of surgical procedures and approaches, complications, mammography and medical legal aspects. The extensive array of information that is imparted to the surgeon without equal makes it a precious companion for students, residents and fellows, practicing surgeons and highly experienced surgeons in plastic surgery, cosmetic surgery, general surgery and other subspecialties.
Plastic surgeons, general surgeons, dermatologists, and cosmetic surgeons (students, beginners, and experienced surgeons)
Table of contents
Anatomy, Benign Breast Disease, Malignant Breast Disease, Mammograms.- Preoperative Consultation.- Implants.- Silicone Versus Saline Implant.- Smooth Versus Textured Implant.- The Adjustable Gel Implant.- Mechanical Analysis of Explanted Silicone Implants.- Cohesive Gel Implant.- Surgical Approaches.- Position of Implant.- Breast Augmentation With Autologous Tissue.- Complications: Imaging of the Breast Following Augmentation.- Radiographic Diagnosis of Implant Rupture.- Implant Malposition: Prevention and Management.- Aesthetic Outcome after Breast Implant Removal.- Aesthetic Management of the Breast Following Explantation.- Correction of Implant Ptosis After Transaxillary Breast Augmentation.- Submammary Flap Correction of Severe Sequelae From Augmentation Mammaplasty.- Miscellaneous: Conservation Therapy After Augmentation Mammaplasty.