Autologous Fat Transfer: Art, Science, and Clinical Practice by Melvin A. ShiffmanAutologous Fat Transfer: Art, Science, and Clinical Practice by Melvin A. Shiffman

Autologous Fat Transfer: Art, Science, and Clinical Practice

EditorMelvin A. Shiffman

Hardcover | December 17, 2009

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This book covers all aspects of autologous fat transfer including the history of fat transfer, the history of autologous fat survival, a variety of aesthetic and plastic procedures of the face and body, noncosmetic applications of fat transfer, preoperative care, complications, and medical-legal aspects. The contributors are international experts in the field of autologous fat transfer.
Title:Autologous Fat Transfer: Art, Science, and Clinical PracticeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:491 pages, 10.24 × 7.6 × 0.01 inPublished:December 17, 2009Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642004725

ISBN - 13:9783642004728

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Table of Contents

From the contentsHistory, Principles, Fat Cell Metabolism.- Preoperative.- Techniques for Aesthetic Procedures: Guidelines. - Evaluation and Interpretation.- Transfer With Rice Grain-Sized Fat Parcels. Fat Transfer in the Asian.- Lipofilling Acne Scars.- Auto-Graft Muscle Injection. Complimentary Fat Grafting of the Face.- Transplants in Male and Femail Genitals, Breast Augmentation.- Rejuvenation of the Hand.- Buttocks and Legs.- Techniques for Non Aesthetic Procedures: Fat Transfer for Mild Pectus Excavatum Correction.- Correction of Hemifacial Atrophy.- Recontouring Postradiation Defect.- Treatment of Migraine Headache with Botulinum Toxin, Supercilii Muscle Resection, and Fat Transfer.- Fascia Transplantation and Fat Injectiosn for Sulcus Volaclis.- Retropharyngeal Fat Transfer for Congenital Short Palate.- Autologous Fat Transplantation Around Temporomandibular Joint Prosthesis.- Complications.- Miscellaneous: Medical Legal Aspects.

Editorial Reviews

From the reviews:"This book takes readers through the history, anatomy, physiology, risks, complications, and procedural implications necessary to bring about a satisfactory outcome. . A cadre of international experts has contributed to this book, enabling readers to benefit from their vast knowledge base. . There is ample photographic and diagrammatic representation of the procedures and anatomy that assist in the educational process. . This book consolidates a plethora of useful information about both rudimentary and sophisticated techniques for autologous fat transfer." (Jeffrey S. Rosenthal, Doody's Review Service, February, 2011)