Neck Dissections: Colour Atlas of Surgical Technique is a significant work, guaranteed to take a place in the top tier of all such surgical guides. All of the various types of neck dissections are readily recognized. Even some are described which are not always included in similar publications. The classification of the dissection is updated and several useful incisions are illustrated and described. The text is well organized and focused. Using very precise language, each of the procedures are developed step by step along with helpful technical maneuvers that can expose and preserve vital anatomic structures. The accurate artistic representations are coupled with these real operations. This coupling of the visual with the written is very useful in enhancing the reader’s comprehension of each procedure.
This Atlas provides a unique resource for clinicians to learn or review the technique to perform all the various types of neck dissections. The description of the different surgical maneuvers and anatomic structures pertinent to each step of the operations is comprehensive in technical and anatomical detail, and is presented side by side with unique colour, life-like artist renditions.