Illustrated Guide to Percutaneous Collagen Induction

Basics, Indications, Uses

Author: Matthias Aust,Svenja Bahte,Desmond Fernandes

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781850972532

Category: Medical

Page: 220

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This illustrated step-by-step guide describes the application of percutaneous collagen induction, also known as medical needling. Using impressive case histories, anatomical illustrations, and scientific data, the authors demonstrate the efficacy of the method in rejuvenating scars, lines, sagging skin, and stretch marks. Chapters cover the basics of the technique and indications for its use as well as each stage of treatment and patient management. The go-to book for dermatologists, plastic surgeons, physicians, and cosmetics technicians interested in this highly effective, noninvasive method for scar treatment and skin rejuvenation.
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PDO THREADS

New Approach to Skin Rejuvenation

Author: Irina Lopandina

Publisher: Rich back

ISBN: 9963205402

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 494

The book brings together and reinterprets all available information about the principles and methods of skin rejuvenation with PDO threads; contains updated knowledge about the anatomical and functional features of the skin, its aging types and up-to-date rejuvenation methods. The principles and techniques of PDO-threads insertion developed by the author of the book are based on multiple years of experience, with respect to characteristics of the European face morphotype. This edition includes the description of new skin rejuvenation techniques with the help of PDO cog threads. The book will help dermatologists and plastic surgeons to introduce this technology into their skin rejuvenation practice and achieve maximum results with minimally invasive methods. For beginners, the publication will serve as a valuable guide. Acknowledgements The author expresses her deep recognition to Galina Nazariants who have a major work in translating. Thanks to the Art Director of the book Elena Denisova.
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Simplified Facial Rejuvenation

Author: Melvin A. Shiffman,Sid Mirrafati,Samuel M. Lam,Chelso G. Cueteaux

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3540710973

Category: Medical

Page: 658

View: 5390

Simplified Facial Rejuvenation is divided into sections that include anatomy and anesthesia, classifications, dermatologic procedures, suture lifts, surgical variations of the face, surgical variations of the eyes, brow, neck, lips, nose ear, and scalp, and medical legal aspects. The book presents multiple variations of suture lift procedures to allow the physician to decide which is best. Unique surgical procedures of the face are presented, many of which are techniques of minimal incision facelift. The book brings together the more popular procedures for patients that include simpler methods of facial rejuvenation with less pain, shorter recovery time, lower cost, and fewer complications.
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Illustrated Guide to Aesthetic Botulinum Toxic Injections

Basics, Indications, Uses

Author: Michael A. C. Kane,Gerhard Sattler

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing (IL)

ISBN: 9781850972501

Category: Medical

Page: 171

View: 5456

Written by internationally renowned specialists, this book provides a practical step-by-step guide to aesthetic botulinum toxin A injections in the face, including treatment of the forehead, glabella, brow, lower eyelid, bunny lines, marionette lines, nasolabial folds, cheeks, gummy smile, upper and lower lip, chin, neckline, and d colletage. Each aesthetic procedure is described in full from the patient examination through the suggested treatment protocol and is supplemented with procedural checklists. Detailed anatomical illustrations and photos highlight the pertinent muscles in each region as well as the target structures for injection, and case reports reveal the tips, pitfalls, and combination possibilities for each treatment. A must-have, hands-on reference for all dermatologists, plastic surgeons, ENT specialists, and physicians dealing with aesthetic skin rejuvenation.
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Japanese Kampo Medicines for the Treatment of Common Diseases

Focus on Inflammation

Author: Somasundaram Arumugam,Kenichi Watanabe

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 0128094443

Category: Medical

Page: 222

View: 422

Japanese Kampo Medicines for the Treatment of Common Diseases - Focus on Inflammation provides researchers and clinicians with a current look at how Kampo medicines can be used to effectively treat inflammatory disorders. Japanese Kampo medicines are a mixture of natural and herbal medicines that are available in Japan for the treatment of various diseases. Given their therapeutic potential, they are often prescribed instead of, or alongside, allopathic medicines. Kampo medicines are becoming more widespread and have proven effective for the treatment of a variety of inflammatory diseases, such as colitis, dermatitis, myocarditis, hepatitis, cardiomyopathy, and nephritis. This book offers background on Japanese Kampo medicines, along with a compilation of the published scientific data for several different types of Kampo medicines. It is an evidence-based guide for all those involved in, or interested in, the research and practice of Kampo medicine. Includes both preclinical and clinical data published from a variety of sources and compiled into one book Provides insight for researchers and clinicians on which Kampo medicines will provide the least side effects and offer the most effective therapy for a particular illness Offers important data that will help to inform future research and widen practice in this area
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Cosmeceuticals and Cosmetic Practice

Author: Patricia K. Farris

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118384806

Category: Medical

Page: 312

View: 1741

Anti-aging skin care is an important part of dermatologic practice. The science behind the aging process has led to revolutionary changes in the treatment options available. Dermatologists can offer increasing numbers of combinations of pharmaceutical and cosmetic products. As choice increases so the possibility of confusion arises. Cosmeceuticals and Cosmetic Practice offers a no-nonsense guide to defusing this confusion. With an emphasis on practical applications, and with easy-access summary features, you can learn the secrets of successful cosmeceutical practice for your patients.
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Handbook of Cosmetic Science and Technology, Fourth Edition

Author: André O. Barel,Marc Paye,Howard I. Maibach

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1842145649

Category: Medical

Page: 725

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Written by experienced and internationally renowned contributors, this is the fourth edition of what has become the standard reference for cosmetic scientists and dermatologists seeking the latest innovations and technology for the formulation, design, testing, use, and production of cosmetic products for skin, hair, and nails. New to this fourth edition are chapters on dermatocosmetic vehicles, surface film, causes and measurement of skin aging, make-up products, skin healing, cosmetics in sports, cosmetotextiles, nutricosmetics, natural ingredients, cosmeceuticals, and regulatory vigilance.
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Illustrated Guide to Eyelid and Periorbital Surgery

Applied Anatomy, Examination, Blepharoplasty

Author: Alina Fratila,Alina Zubcov-Iwantscheff,William P. Coleman,Sterling Baker

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781850972723

Category: Eye-sockets

Page: 450

View: 7195

With its great variety of indications and treatment techniques, 'Illustrated Guide to Eyelid and Periorbital Surgery' is aimed at all medical practitioners who perform esthetic eyelid operations, including opthalmologists, plastic and esthetic surgeons, dermatologists, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, and also surgeons who wish to extend their knowledge about procedures involving the eyelid.
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Tissue and Cell Clinical Use

An Essential Guide

Author: Ruth M. Warwick,Scott A. Brubaker

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118316355

Category: Medical

Page: 496

View: 5491

This new book explores clinical information in the tissue transplantation field and acts as a comprehensive learning tool to comply with regulatory requirements. Broad in scope, coverage includes all the traditionally transplanted tissues and moves into more complex areas of tissue grafting and the assisted reproduction fields. This useful text focuses on the potential for disease transmission, ways to improve safety, and the role of the clinician in these safety aspects. The book starts off by describing non-surgical risks of using allografts and moves onto chapters devoted completely to tissue- or cell-specific issues relating to transplantation of the individual types of tissues or cells. Tissue and Cell Clinical Use: An Essential Guide is the final book in a series which covers all aspects of tissue banking, donation, processing, and transplantation. Each book in the series includes lists of learning points and case studies which consist of sample processing protocols, descriptions of where processing went wrong, sample risk assessments, or validation studies. This three book series covers all you need to know about tissue banking.
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Manual of Allergy and Immunology

Author: Daniel C. Adelman,Thomas B. Casale,Jonathan Corren

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1451171234

Category: Medical

Page: 504

View: 9089

The fifth edition of the Manual of Allergy and Immunology is designed to serve health care professionals in the diagnosis and management of allergic and other immunological disorders. The manual presents the basic and essential material and provides specific information to assist in clinical decision-making and treatment planning. The specialist will find this manual a convenient reference handbook, while the generalist will be able to use the Manual as a helpful guide in formulating a diagnostic and therapeutic approach to patients suspected of having an allergic or immunologic disorder. Students, house officers, and other health care professionals will find the Manual a useful guide to the clinical practice of allergy and immunology. New for this edition: • Additional tables provide extensive data for basic and clinical understanding • Increased use of algorithms to help provide quick diagnosis • References include both published literature and authoritative Internet resources for more extensive discussion of each subject • Therapeutic recommendations are consistent with current evidence-based guidelines to provide the latest information • Uses the familiar Lippincott Manual outline format to organize information and save time in looking up information
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Laser Dermatology

Author: David Goldberg

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3642320066

Category: Medical

Page: 142

View: 872

This is the second edition of a well-received book that has been revised and updated to reflect the state of the art in laser and light source technology. After an initial chapter describing the latest understanding of laser physics and safety, subsequent chapters consider laser treatment of vascular lesions, laser treatment of pigmented lesions and tattoos, laser removal of unwanted hair, ablative and non-ablative fractional resurfacing, and use of laser treatment for medical purposes. The book is extremely practical and reader friendly. All chapters are very well illustrated, include quick and clear bullet points, and feature a homogeneous structure covering core concepts, currently available technologies, indications and contraindications, an example of a consent form, and the author’s personal treatment approaches. The authors are without exception world experts in the field from North America or Europe.
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Peripheral Endovascular Interventions

Author: Thomas J. Fogarty,Rodney A. White

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9781441913876

Category: Medical

Page: 512

View: 8149

This book offers a comprehensive review of the rapidly advancing field of endovascular therapy, written by internationally recognized authorities in the field, many of whom are the innovators of the techniques and devices involved. Broad in scope, topics covered range from how to obtain training in approved endovascular techniques to promising new lines of investigational therapies.
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Medical Terminology Systems

A Body Systems Approach

Author: Barbara A Gylys,Mary Ellen Wedding

Publisher: F.A. Davis

ISBN: 0803658680

Category: Medical

Page: 591

View: 3429

You’ll begin by learning the parts of word roots, combining forms, suffixes, and prefixes. Then, use your understanding of word parts to learn medical terminology. Mnemonic devices and engaging, interactive activities make word-building fun and easy, ensuring you retain the information you need for success.
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Occupational skin diseases and dermal exposure in the European Union (EU-25)

policy and practice overview

Author: European Agency for Safety and Health at Work,Willy De Craecker,Nele Roskams,Rik Op de Beeck

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 107

View: 3526

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Cosmetic Dermatology

Author: Cheryl M. Burgess

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9783540230649

Category: Medical

Page: 170

View: 4495

This book provides the dermatologist with the essential information needed to properly treat all skin types cosmetically. All chapters have been written by female dermatologists with many years of personal experience in the field. The volume includes an overview of the systemic, intrinsic and extrinsic aging process, essential information on anti-aging skin care product ingredients, detailed discussions of patient selection and indications, and a wide range of cosmetic procedures. This concise book allows you - through its well-organized use of sidebars, photographs and illustrations - to extract any information you may need quickly and easily.
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Pictorial Atlas of Botulinum Toxin Injection

Dosage, Localization, Application

Author: Wolfgang Jost,Klaus-Peter Valerius

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing (IL)

ISBN: 9781850972204

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 286

View: 6266

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Regenerative Strategies for the Treatment of Knee Joint Disabilities

Author: Joaquim Miguel Oliveira,Rui Luís Reis

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319447858

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 411

View: 5997

This book presents regenerative strategies for the treatment of knee joint disabilities. The book is composed of four main sections totaling 19 chapters which review the current knowledge on the clinical management and preclinical regenerative strategies. It examines the role of different natural-based biomaterials as scaffolds and implants for addressing different tissue lesions in the knee joint. Section one provides an updated and comprehensive discussion on articular cartilage tissue regeneration. Section two focuses on the important contributions for bone and osteochondral tissue engineering. Section three overview the recent advances on meniscus repair/regeneration strategies. Finally, section four further discusses the current strategies for treatment of ligament lesions. Each chapter is prepared by world know expert on their fields, so we do firmly believe that the proposed book will be a reference in the area of biomaterials for regenerative medicine.
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Illustrated Atlas of Esthetic Mesotherapy

Active Substances, Dosage, Administration

Author: Britta Knoll,Gerhard Sattler

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781850972327

Category: Medical

Page: 134

View: 5182

Mesotherapy is a highly versatile, user-friendly method which can be used to eliminate cellulite, promote weight loss, treat aging skin and redundant skin, and rejuvenate the hands and neck. This atlas describes the techniques of mesotherapy in aesthetic medicine.
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