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Essentials of Plastic Surgery

ISBN: 9781626238473
ISBN: 9781626238473

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The go-to pocket, computer, tablet and smartphone reference on plastic surgery essentials

Essentials of Plastic Surgery, Third Edition by renowned plastic surgeon Jeffrey E. Janis and an impressive group of esteemed colleagues, retains its reader-friendly formatting, while featuring extensive updates that reflect significant changes in the field. The book is organized by the same seven sections as the prior edition: Fundamentals and Basics; Skin and Soft Tissue; Head and Neck; Breast; Trunk and Lower Extremity; Hand, Wrist, and Upper Extremity; and Aesthetic Surgery. The new edition includes 127 chapters, as well as updated and expanded references that guide readers to classic and definitive articles and chapters.

New chapters include Pain Management in Plastic Surgery, Decreasing Complications in Plastic Surgery, Basics of Plastic Surgery Wound Closure, Scars and Scar Management, Skin Grafting, Posterior Trunk Reconstruction, Perineal Reconstruction, Nerve Transfers, Targeted Muscle Reinnervation, Hand Rehabilitation, Basics of Skin Care, Aesthetic Facial Anatomy, Secondary Rhinoplasty, Buttock Augmentation, and Male and Female Aesthetic Genital Surgery. Breakout chapters covering breast reconstruction and nonsurgical facial rejuvenation reflect new procedures developed since publication of the second edition.

Key Highlights

  • Contributions from a cadre of global plastic surgeons including new and completely rewritten chapters reflect accurate, state-of-the-art, contemporary plastic surgery practice
  • Key points at the end of each chapter provide a quick source of information and a refresher on essential content
  • Meticulous graphics such as new tables, charts, diagrams, pictures, and prior edition images updated in four color provide visually-rich insights


This unique pocket guide provides high-impact information across the breadth and depth of plastic surgery, making it a must-have resource for medical school, residency and fellowship training, preparation for maintenance of certification, and beyond.

This print book includes complimentary access to a digital copy on https://medone.thieme.com.


I: Fundamentals and Basics

Wound Healing and Basic Principles of Wounds

General Management of Complex Wounds

Sutures and Needles

Basics of Flaps

Fundamentals of Perforator Flaps

Tissue Expansion

Vascularized Composite Allographs and Transplant Immunology

Basics of Microsurgery


Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

Lasers in Plastic Surgery


Photography for the Plastic Surgeon

II: Skin and Soft Tissue

Structure and Function of Skin

Basal Cell Carcinoma, Squamous Cell Carcinoma, and Melanoma


Vascular Anomalies

Congenital Nevi

III: Head and Neck

Head and Neck Embryology

Surgical Treatment of Migraine Headaches


Congenital Conditions

Craniofacial Clefts

Distraction Osteogenesis

Cleft Lip

Cleft Palate

Velopharyngeal Incompetence


Prominent Ear

Traumatic Injuries

Facial Soft Tissue Trauma

Facial Skeletal Trauma

Mandibular Fractures

Basic Oral Surgery

Acquired Deformities

Principles of Head and Neck Cancer: Staging and Management

Scalp and Calvarial Reconstruction

Eyelid Reconstruction

Nasal Reconstruction

Cheek Reconstruction Flaps

Ear Reconstruction

Lip Reconstruction

Mandibular Reconstruction

Pharyngeal Reconstruction

Facial Reanimation

Facial Transplantation

IV: Breast

Breast Anatomy and Embryology

Breast Augmentation



Breast Reduction


Breast Reconstruction

Nipple Areolar Reconstruction

V: Trunk and Lower Extremity

Chest Wall Reconstruction

Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

Genitourinary Reconstruction

Pressure Sores

Lower Extremity Reconstruction

Foot Ulcers


VI: Hand, Wrist, and Upper Extremity

Hand Anatomy and Biomechanics

Basic Hand Examination

Congenital Hand Anomalies

Carpal Bone Fractures

Carpal Instability and Dislocations

Distal Radius Fractures

Metacarpal and Phalangeal

Phalangeal Dislocations

Fingertip Injuries

Nail Bed Injuries

Flexor Tendon Injuries

Extensor Tendon Injuries

Tendon Transfers



Hand Transplantation

Thumb Reconstruction

Soft Tissue Coverage of the Hand and Upper Extremity

Compartment Syndrome

Upper Extremity Compression Syndrome

Brachial Plexus

Nerve Injuries

Hand Infections

Benign and Malignant Masses of the Hand

Dupuytrens Disease

Rheumatoid Arthritis


Vascular Disorders of the Hand and Wrist

VII: Aesthetic Surgery

Facial Analysis

Nonoperative Facial Rejuvenation

Fat Grafting

Hair Transplantation

Brow Lift



Face Lift

Neck Lift






Medial Thigh Lift

Body Contouring in the Massive Weight Loss Patient