Introduces pioneering techniques in suture removal without scissors, meshed skin graft preparation, and multiple Z-plasty! Innovative Techniques in Skin Surgery features new material on modified buried vertical mattress sutures for wounds under moderate and severe tension bury-and-knot sutures for grafting skin tissue outside the body without additional skin incisions tissue-sparing repair for the shortening of excisional lines noninvasive treatment for ingrown toenails without producing severe nail matrix damage and use of nail elevator and hemostat clamps in nail avulsion and presents updated information on round block and distorting purse string sutures for the treatment of facial skin cancer surgical excision of hemangioma with minimal blood loss the creation of curvilinear scars shave biopsies and the use of absorbable tissue adhesive in split skin grafting Containing over 1100 citations and figures, this up-to-date reference is essential reading for dermatologic surgeons; dermatologists; reconstructive, plastic, and cosmetic surgeons; general surgeons; otolaryngologists; ophthalmologists; orthopedic surgeons; family physicians; and medical students in these disciplines.It may be secured with nonabsorbable (polypropylene or nylon) suture, staples, or fast-absorbing gut. III. REPAIR OF DONOR SITE There are several considerations in the optimal repair of the clavicular donor site. It should be noted that relaxed skin ... healing and scar widening. For very large surgical defects, split-thickness grafts are used simply because they may offer a large surface area . Howeveranbsp;...
|Title||:||Innovative Techniques in Skin Surgery|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2002-05-10|