Atlas of Cryosurgery

Author: Nikolai N. Korpan

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3709162076

Category: Medical

Page: 528

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This atlas presents the fundamental aspects of modern cryosurgery. In the case of cancer patients it shows the discipline's advantages when compared to conventional surgical approaches. The text features definitions of the most frequently used terms, short descriptions of the historical and scientific background of cryosurgery, and an outline of cryosurgical equipment and techniques. Still further, the text covers the whole spectrum of experimental and clinical cryosurgery and the results of cryosurgical treatment of tumours in, for example, the liver, lung, and brain. Over 500 illustrations, mostly in colour, demonstrate the cryosurgical approach.


Basics of Cryosurgery

Author: Nikolai N. Korpan

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3709162254

Category: Medical

Page: 330

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Basics of Cryosurgery is the first publication specialising in the fundamentals of modern cryosurgery. This book presents what is currently known in modern cryosurgery and is the first on the subject to appear at the start of the third millennium. It aims to contribute to the further development of this branch of medicine, which is set to become indispensable in treating patients. Basics of Cryosurgery is a unique contribution - no previous work has compiled in one source all available scientific data on the theoretical, experimental, and clinical investigations that have been undertaken in the field of cryosurgery.

Atlas of Primary Care Procedures

Author: Thomas J. Zuber,E. J. Mayeaux

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781739054

Category: Medical

Page: 627

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Atlas of Primary Care Procedures is a comprehensive, hands-on resource on the medical procedures most commonly performed in an office setting. The text presents practitioners with step-by-step instructions for performing more than 70 procedures. More than 700 images fully illustrate each procedure. Plus, common pitfalls are discussed along with strategies to avoid them when performing certain procedures. Each chapter includes: ordering information for necessary materials or equipment, CPT codes, and average fees for each procedure.

Atlas of Cosmetic Surgery

Author: Michael S. Kaminer,Kenneth A. Arndt,Jeffery S. Dover

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1416036628

Category: Medical

Page: 567

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The new edition of this comprehensive, practical, and richly illustrated atlas covers a broad range of both surgical and medical aspects of cosmetic dermatology, including laser resurfacing, chemical peels, blepharoplasty and face lifts, hair transplantation, hair removal, and so much more. Dr. Kaminer along with an esteemed team of respected leaders in dermatology, oculoplastic surgery, facial plastic surgery, anesthesiology, and ophthalmology provide in-depth, descriptions of today's most widely used techniques. Every nuance of every procedure is clearly defined with more than 700 full-color crisp illustrations and high-quality clinical photographs. And best of all, this remarkable text now includes a DVD containing step-by-step videos demonstrating exactly how to proceed and what outcomes you can expect. Provides a thorough review of each procedure followed by a step-by-step description on how the procedure is performed to help you see exactly how to proceed. Presents extensive information on how to perform laser procedures such as laser hair removal.laser treatment of vascular lesions.and more, so you can offer your patients a wide range of services. Features detailed visual guidance on how to perform liposuction and Botox injections, keeping you on the cusp of cosmetic dermatology. Includes chapters on photoaging and the psychosocial elements of cosmetic surgery to help you handle any challenges that arise. Discusses patient selection, pre- and post-operative care, and how to avoid complications and minimize risks. Reviews local and regional anesthesia techniques so you know precisely which anesthetic to use for what procedure. Features new chapters or expanded coverage of imaging, cosmetic camouflage, non-ablative rejuvenation, non-surgical tissue tightening, ablative and micro-ablative skin resurfacing, soft-tissue augmentation autologous fat transplantation, aesthetic surgical closures, and suture suspension lifts so you can implement the latest techniques into your practice. Includes a DVD with over 60 step-by-step procedural video clips, to help you perform every technique correctly and know what outcomes to expect. Presents a 'pearls' section in each chapter that covers complications and secondary procedures to help you avoid mistakes and perfect your technique.

Dermatology Secrets Plus E-Book

Author: James E. Fitzpatrick,Joseph G. Morelli

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323081649

Category: Medical

Page: 512

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Dermatology Secrets Plus, 4th Edition, by Drs. James E. Fitzpatrick and Joseph G. Morelli, gives you the dermatology answers you need to succeed on your rotations and boards - PLUS much more. Now in vibrant color throughout, this dependable review and reference retains its engaging question-and-answer format, ideally suited for board preparation, recertification exams, or quick clinical reference. More than 500 color images and a new, larger page size provide the visual detail necessary to understand and diagnose skin disorders. Get the most return for your study time with the proven Secrets® format - concise, easy to read, and highly effective. Skim the Top 100 Secrets chapter and Key Points boxes for a fast overview of the secrets you must know for success on the boards and in practice. Enjoy faster, easier review and master the top issues in dermatology with mnemonics, lists, quick-reference tables, and an informal tone that sets this review book apart from the rest. Hone your diagnostic skills with more than 500 superb full-color images throughout. View photos in a new, expanded size for optimal visual reference. Gain a clearer understanding of neurocutaneous melanocytosis with an entirely new section on this topic. Access key information faster than ever with eight new tables and more than 90 new figures. Stay current with thorough updates to both text and references in all chapters, and Web Resources added to the bibliography.

Hinman's Atlas of Urologic Surgery E-Book

Author: Joseph A. Smith,Stuart S. Howards,Glenn M. Preminger

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455733628

Category: Medical

Page: 1184

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Regarded as the most authoritative surgical atlas in the field, Hinman’s Atlas of Urologic Surgery brings you the detailed visual guidance and unmatched expertise you need to confidently perform virtually any urologic surgical procedure. Detailed color illustrations and clinical photographs — accompanied by commentary from leading urologists—lead you step by step through each technique. Instructions and commentary from a veritable "who’s who" in urologic surgery equip you to successfully deliver optimal results. Know what to do and expect with comprehensive coverage of nearly every surgical procedure you might need to perform. Get a true-to-life view of each operation through illustrations, full-color photographs. Find answers fast thanks to a quick, clear, and easy-to-use format - ideal for residents as well as experienced surgeons. Turn to the companion reference, Hinman’s Atlas of UroSurgical Anatomy, 2nd Edition, for a more in-depth view of the complex structures you must navigate when performing any procedure. Master the latest techniques with new and revised chapters on laparoscopic urologic surgery, robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy, decision making in hypospadius surgery, Holmium: YAG laser treatment of benign prostatic disease, urethral sling for male and female incontinence, suture techniques, vascular surgery, and many other timely topics and recent advancements. Get all the accuracy, expertise, and dependability you could ask for from new editors who are among the most important names in urology, for expert guidance and a fresh understanding of the subject. Avoid pitfalls and achieve the best outcomes thanks to a step-by-step approach to each procedure, complete with commentary, tips, and tricks of the trade from leading experts.

Atlas of the Prostate

Author: Reginald Bruskewitz

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1461565057

Category: Medical

Page: 207

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generated a plethora of well-controlled randomized trials to This second edition of the Atlas of the Prostate summarizes the current evaluation and treatment of prostatic diseases. Diseases of investigate nearly every facet of management. The individuals who conducted many of these clinical trials, which so precisely the prostate invariably affect men as they age into their sixth decade of life and beyond, and physicians who provide care for inform us as to the efficacy of these treatments, are in many older men invariably devote a greater portion of their clinical instances authors in this Atlas. attention to the prostate. This Atlas conveys important information Prostate cancer management has likewise been an area of inno to practicing clinicians using figures, images, tables, and algo vation and change in practice patterns. The emergence of rithms in a most artful rendition. The contributors are practicing brachytherapy with seed implantation of the prostate, new strate clinicians, and they have produced a clear and concise review of gies for androgen manipulation of advanced prostatic cancer, and prostatic diseases. The format emphasizes figures and tables over further attempts to identify effective chemotherapeutic agents are some of the advances in prostate cancer management seen in the text to accurately and quickly provide the pertinent thoughts regarding prostatic disease management for the busy clinician. past one to two decades.

Atlas of Gynecologic Surgery

Including Breast Surgery and Related Urologic and Intestinal Surgical Operations

Author: Hans A. Hirsch,Otto Käser,Franz Anton Iklé

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 0865775958

Category: Medical

Page: 703

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A cornerstone book in the field, this beautifully illustrated surgical atlas covers gynecological operations - including abdominal delivery, rare procedures, and breast surgery - in a step-by-step manner. Pitfalls and potential complications are covered in detail after each procedure. The atlas includes a chapter on plastic surgery and descriptions of the most important endoscopic procedures. The urologic and surgical borderlands are presented by experts in the field. The step-by-step didactic concept of the book is ideal for residents in training, and the detailed descriptions of both common and unusual gynecological procedures makes it perfect for experts in the field. The use of duo-tone illustrations throughout provides a clarity in presentation of the individual operational steps unequaled by any other gynecological atlas.


Atlas of surgical oncology

Author: K. I. Bland,Constantine P. Karakousis,Edward M. Copeland

Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company

ISBN: 9780721642239

Category: Medical

Page: 810

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The Atlas of Surgical Oncology is a comprehensive reference of the most common and most important oncologic procedures. It includes pertinent anatomy, methods of exposure, en block resection, pitfalls, complications, and intraoperative variations in procedures. Each chapter contains practical information clustered around the description of surgical treatment, with minimal review of the literature and references, except where they will provide further information on management or description of alternative surgical techniques. Extensive artwork with over 660 illustrations!.


Atlas of Essential Procedures

Author: Michael Tuggy,Jorge Garcia

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437714994

Category: Medical

Page: 245

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See what to do step by step with the aid of plentiful full-color illustrations accompanied by clear, practical captions. --

Atlas of oral and maxillofacial surgery

Author: David Alexander Keith

Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 328

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A complete, authoritative text/atlas covering the major components of oral and maxillofacial surgical practice. Distinguished contributors and diagrammatic illustrations cover each procedure, providing indications, preoperative assessment, surgical approach, postoperative management, long-term prognosis, and key references.

Knottenbelt and Pascoe's Color Atlas of Diseases and Disorders of the Horse E-Book

Author: Siobhan Brid McAuliffe

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702054216

Category: Medical

Page: 416

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A unique collection of photographic illustrations of the major equine disorders, providing both qualified practitioners and veterinary students with an invaluable guide to greater diagnostic accuracy, treatment options, and a wider understanding of the processes and signs of equine disorders. The systematic presentation of disorders along with the icon-based key points system of evaluation gives unparalleled ease of access and use. Conditions presented are gathered from around the world, making for a resource of universal application that is a major aid to the rapid visual recognition and interpretation of clinical signs that are vital elements of success in veterinary practice. Many new conditions added Over 300 new colour illustrations Brand new design with icon-based key points boxes. Systematic presentation of text with emphasis gives greater ease of access. Treatment options and prognoses now included. Includes access to online database of all disorders Two upcoming top experts brought in to build on the foundation of Derek Knottenbelt and Reg Pascoe’s milestone text.

Color Atlas of Chemical Peels

Author: Antonella Tosti,Pearl E. Grimes,Maria Pia De Padova

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3642202705

Category: Medical

Page: 211

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First atlas to cover latest advances in chemical peel techniques Fully illustrated to support step-by-step procedures Ideal reference tool for dermatologists focusing on cosmetology


Atlas of Soft Tissue and Bone Pathology

With Histologic, Cytologic, and Radiologic Correlations

Author: Marilyn M. Bui, MD, PhD,Leslie G. Dodd, MD

Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing

ISBN: 1617051993

Category: Medical

Page: 432

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This is an abundantly illustrated resource for diagnosis of bone and soft tissue lesionsóa particular challenge due to their rarity and complexity. In addition to carefully selected histologic photographs, this unique atlas enhances standard visual information with illustrations of imaging findings, cytology, and molecular and cytogenetic information. This vivid pictorial survey is arranged in a pattern-oriented approach based on the actual working method used in daily practice. The authors are expert educators in surgical and cytopathology and experienced diagnosticians in the complexities of soft tissue and bone pathology. This richly illustrated and concise reference will be a practical and indispensible tool for general pathologists and pathologists in training, who are required to diagnose bone and soft tissue pathologies. It is also an excellent resource for physicians seeking a quick survey of sarcoma. Key Features: Offers a practical, pattern-oriented diagnostic approach that mirrors the working method used in daily practice Augments histologic photographs with illustrations of imaging findings, cytology, and molecular and cytogenetic information Authored by recognized expert diagnosticians and teachers in the field

Atlas of Liver Pathology E-Book

Author: Gary C. Kanel,Jacob Korula

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455706264

Category: Medical

Page: 528

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The Atlas of Liver Pathology, by Drs. Gary C. Kanel and Jacob Korula, provides the visual guidance you need to accurately diagnose all forms of liver disease. Organized by disease type, it points out major histological features, updates disease parameters with new images and diagrams, and helps you understand the clinical aspects of each disease. This text provides quick and convenient reference to virtually all of the liver disorders commonly seen today. Nine-hundred-plus high-quality, full-color images capture the gross and histological presentation of liver pathology ideal for comparison to the specimens you encounter in practice. Interpret liver specimens systematically by first considering the morphology, the differential diagnoses, and then the clinical features, including descriptions of the clinical and biologic behavior, treatment, and prognosis. Quickly and easily retrieve the information you need using a templated format that includes concise, bulleted text and abundant tables. Ensure accurate diagnoses with the help of 900+ full-color, high-quality images which capture the gross and histological presentation of liver pathology. Keep up with the latest findings on newly recognized liver diseases as well as rare disorders such as Langerhans cell histiocytosis, Leishmaniasis, Niemann-Pick disease, Lymphangioma, Pheochromocytoma, Infection-associated (reactive) hemophagocytic syndrome, and glycogen storage diseases. Find tables that cover rare diseases and disorders throughout the book. Obtain assistance with liver biopsy interpretation through greatly expanded coverage including differential diagnostic tables in a new section of the book, increased images, and more. Confidently recognize the major characteristics and distinguishing features of various diseases by examining the revised section on "Clinical and Biologic Behavior."

Cutaneous Cryosurgery, Fourth Edition

Author: Richard P. Usatine,Daniel L. Stulberg,Graham B. Colver

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1482214768

Category: Medical

Page: 152

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Cutaneous Cryosurgery is an invaluable practical guide for the management of benign, premalignant, and malignant skin lesions. The book provides practitioners with all the information needed to add cryosurgery to their surgical repertoire. For practitioners already using cryosurgery, many pearls are provided to expand the use of cryosurgery for new indications along with helpful tips for the use of cutting-edge cryosurgical equipment. This new edition of an established reference uses an evidence-based approach, including a chapter reviewing the evidence for using cryosurgery to treat viral warts, actinic keratosis, and basal cell carcinoma. It also discusses patient consent, aftercare, side effects, and complications. In addition, the book reviews other low-temperature systems used for therapeutic tissue destruction. With nearly 300 clinical color photographs, the book is an outstanding resource for dermatologists, family physicians, other primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, podiatrists, plastic surgeons, head and neck surgeons, and oculoplastic surgeons alike.