A thorough, comprehensive overview of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, Papel et al in its fourth edition crowns itself into the realm of teaching classics...Each edition gets better and the fourth edition does not disappoint. -- Aesthetic Surgery Journal (RATING: 4.5 OF 5)
...more than two thousand images are used to show the how-to of various tasks, the steps-to a particular outcome, and the before-and-after effects. Colorful charts, detailed fine-line drawings, microscopic views of membranes, superior sketches, tabular presentations of data...make the material easier to understand and remember. -- BIZ INDIA
This fourth edition of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery keeps readers up-to-date on recent developments in the field, including microvascular techniques, minimally invasive cosmetic procedures, and unique applied technologies. Along with comprehensive surgical chapters, the text addresses practical issues driving changes in facial plastic surgery practice: ethnic variations, anti-aging strategies, ambulatory surgical concerns, and evidence-based decision making.
- Online access to more than 30 videos demonstrating the latest procedures and techniques
- New chapters on African rhinoplasty, facial paralysis treatment, evidence-based facial plastic surgery, tissue engineering, costal rib utilization techniques, and face transplants
- Clinical insights from luminaries in the field of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery
- More than 2,000 full-color images and illustrations demonstrate main concepts
For over two decades experienced surgeons, fellows, and residents have successfully relied on Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery to prepare for surgery and clinical rotations, as well as their in-service and board exams. Today's facial plastic surgeons know this new edition offers them the latest, most comprehensive coverage of facial plastic surgery. Practicing facial plastic surgeons, plastic surgeons, and otolaryngologists will use this book to stay up-to-date on developments in the field and to brush up on less familiar procedures.