Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom

Author: Samuel Lin,John Hijjawi

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071833994

Category: Medical

Page: 960

View: 1644

SCORE YOUR HIGHEST ON THE PLASTIC SURGERY IN-TRAINING AND BOARD EXAMS! This powerful, results-oriented study guide delivers everything you need to improve knowledge, confidence, and recall. Featuring a rigorous quick-hit Q&A presentation consisting of short clinical questions with concise answers, this is truly your most effective weapon when preparing for plastic and reconstructive surgery in-training and board exams. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom delivers more than 90 chapters covering the most commonly tested topics on exams. A team of renowned contributors provides you with the most up-to-date content across a variety of plastic and reconstructive topics. By reviewing one topic at a time, you can quickly and easily identify your areas of strength and weakness. The quick-hit format distills key facts and clinical pearls which are essential to exam success. This high-yield review is the perfect complement to larger texts and delivers an intense streamlined review in the days and weeks prior to the exam. · 6,400+ rapid-fire questions cover the core competencies on the plastic surgery board exam · NEW CHAPTERS on cutting-edge topics such as Surgical Management of Migraine Headaches and Radiation Therapy and Breast Reduction · NEW FULL-COLOR INSERT containing thirty images · Chapters thoroughly revised to reflect the latest breakthroughs and advances · Completely updated to include high-yield topics found on the in-training examination and written boards GET THE HIGHEST SCORE POSSIBLE WITH: BULL’S-EYE HITS on plastic surgery board exam topics – the meaningful and the frequently tested TOOLS TO IMPRINT YOUR MEMORY – pearls, drills, mnemonics, visual imagery, and other tested learning aids RAPID-FIRE Q&A PRESENTATION that maximizes your study time NO CONFUSING WRONG ANSWERS to clutter your memory

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom, Third Edition

Author: John B. Hijjawi,Samuel J. Lin

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical

ISBN: 9780071832014

Category: Medical

Page: 1088

View: 6390

SCORE YOUR HIGHEST ON THE PLASTIC SURGERY IN-TRAINING AND BOARD EXAMS! This powerful, results-oriented study guide delivers everything you need to improve knowledge, confidence, and recall. Featuring a rigorous quick-hit Q&A presentation consisting of short clinical questions with concise answers, this is truly your most effective weapon when preparing for plastic and reconstructive surgery in-training and board exams. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom delivers more than 90 chapters covering the most commonly tested topics on exams. A team of renowned contributors provides you with the most up-to-date content across a variety of plastic and reconstructive topics. By reviewing one topic at a time, you can quickly and easily identify your areas of strength and weakness. The quick-hit format distills key facts and clinical pearls which are essential to exam success. This high-yield review is the perfect complement to larger texts and delivers an intense streamlined review in the days and weeks prior to the exam. · 6,400+ rapid-fire questions cover the core competencies on the plastic surgery board exam · NEW CHAPTERS on cutting-edge topics such as Surgical Management of Migraine Headaches and Radiation Therapy and Breast Reduction · NEW FULL-COLOR INSERT containing thirty images · Chapters thoroughly revised to reflect the latest breakthroughs and advances · Completely updated to include high-yield topics found on the in-training examination and written boards GET THE HIGHEST SCORE POSSIBLE WITH: BULL’S-EYE HITS on plastic surgery board exam topics – the meaningful and the frequently tested TOOLS TO IMPRINT YOUR MEMORY – pearls, drills, mnemonics, visual imagery, and other tested learning aids RAPID-FIRE Q&A PRESENTATION that maximizes your study time NO CONFUSING WRONG ANSWERS to clutter your memory

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom, Second Edition

Author: Samuel Lin,John Hijjawi

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071629742

Category: Medical

Page: 950

View: 8675

A quick-hit "flashcards in a book" review for the Plastic Surgery in-service exam and Plastic Surgery Boards 18 NEW chapters with over 100 images! Delivering 4,000+ Q&As with the only the correct answer provided,Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Board Review: Pearls of Wisdomprovides an intense, streamlined review and is the perfect complement to larger texts. The book's emphasis is on distilling key facts and clinical pearls essential for exam success. A diverse team of contributors from across the nation, and other countries, covers the spectrum of topics in plastic and reconstructive surgery. Only the correct answer is provided so there is no chance of an incorrect answer staying in your mind. This is the perfect not only for last minute review for the plastic surgery boards, but also throughout residency and in-service exam preparation Features Covers all core cometencies found on the board exam Over 90 chapters completely updated with 30% new questions and clinical images High-Yield chapter covers the must-know key points NEW integumenatry section covering skin lesions Unique format eliminates guessing at the correct answer NEW line art illustrates important surgical techniques

Current Reconstructive Surgery

Author: Joseph Serletti,Peter Taub,Liza Wu

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071477233

Category: Medical

Page: 824

View: 847

Full-color, step-by-step guidance on peforming reconstructive surgical procedures

Essentials of Plastic Surgery

Q&A Companion

Author: Alex P. Jones,Jeffrey E. Janis

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1482237059

Category: Medical

Page: 897

View: 8816

Essentials of Plastic Surgery: Q&A Companion is the companion to Essentials of Plastic Surgery, Second Edition, which covers a wide variety of topics in aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. As such, it is designed to test your knowledge of the source book, which may be helpful in the clinical setting and beyond. It presents both multiple choice questions and extended matching questions in single best answer format. The 1200 questions are carefully constructed to be practical and thorough, and are accompanied by detailed answers that help enhance understanding of both the right and wrong answers. Compact enough to fit in a lab coat pocket, its design and organization allow for quick and easy reading. The print book is accompanied by a complimentary eBook that can be accessed on smartphones and tablets. It is the go-to resource for all students of plastic surgery, whether residents in training or experienced practitioners.

Flaps and Reconstructive Surgery

Author: Fu-Chan Wei,Samir Mardini

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323260705

Category: Medical

Page: 828

View: 4285

With coverage of nearly twice the number of flaps as the previous edition, Flaps and Reconstructive Surgery, 2nd Edition provides trainees and practicing surgeons alike with the detailed, expert knowledge required to ensure optimal outcomes. It includes chapters and expert commentaries from more than 100 authors and world-renowned leaders in the field, while brand-new cases and high-quality illustrations focused on flap harvest, markings, and reconstruction keep you abreast of today's latest developments. Includes high-quality illustrations of regional anatomy, flap anatomy, and step-by-step flap dissections, as well as clear photographs demonstrating successful reconstructions. Detailed case studies illustrate how to optimize every aspect of care for the reconstructive surgery patient, including the postoperative period and long-term follow-up. Brand-new section on reconstruction takes an algorithmic approach to the reconstruction of defects around the body. Features chapters covering the entire spectrum of reconstructive surgery, including head and neck reconstruction, chest wall reconstruction, abdominal wall, upper and lower extremity, and facial reanimation. Content focuses on both local and free flaps. New section on reconstructive transplant surgery highlights major topics such as face and hand transplantations, abdominal wall transplantation, uterus transplantation, and nerve allotransplantation.

Michigan Manual of Plastic Surgery

Author: David L. Brown,Gregory H. Borschel,Benjamin Levi

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1469831228

Category: Medical

Page: 624

View: 1415

The first and only pocket-sized, practical manual on plastic surgery, The Michigan Manual of Plastic Surgery is written by residents in the University of Michigan’s renowned plastic surgery training program. This multidisciplinary review features contributions from senior residents in related fields including general surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, otolaryngology, orthopaedics, neurosurgery, and urology. Features: Easy-to-follow outline format covers the full range of clinical problems commonly encountered by plastic surgeons. Core content addresses fundamental principles and techniques, skin and soft tissue lesions, head and neck, facial reconstruction, craniofacial, aesthetic surgery, breast, hand and upper extremities, trunk, lower extremities, genitalia, and burns. Interdisciplinary versatility makes the handbook ideal for medical students and surgical residents seeking clinical consultations and pre-, intra-, and postoperative care. Additionally, the review provides a quick consult for practitioners whose work interacts with plastic and reconstructive surgery, as well as for those preparing for the in-service and written board examinations. NEW to the Second Edition... New full-color illustrations improve visual learning and enhance retention of key concepts. Carefully selected topics correspond to topics on plastic surgery in-service and specialty Board examinations. Helpful icons highlight material covered on the In-Service Board Exam.

Plastic Surgery Emergencies

Principles and Techniques

Author: Jamal M. Bullocks,Patrick W. Hsu,Shayan A. Izaddost

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1626231168

Category: Medical

Page: 304

View: 7020

The second edition of this detailed guide to the diagnosis and treatment of common plastic surgery emergencies includes updated clinical information on the most common emergency situations. This book gives first-year plastic surgery residents the basic skills they need to progress in their training and ultimately be successful in their practice. Key Features of the Second Edition: New chapter covering sternal wounds Easy-to-follow color diagrams demonstrating key procedures and full-color photographs for rapid diagnosis Plastic Surgery Emergencies is an indispensable resource for clinicians, residents, and trainees in plastic surgery. It is also ideal for all emergency room personnel, including ER physicians, physicians' assistants, and nurse practitioners, as well as family practice physicians.

Review of Plastic Surgery

Author: Donald W. Buck II

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323354912

Category: Surgery, Plastic

Page: 384

View: 4480

Review of Plastic Surgery, by Dr. Donald W. Buck II, provides essential information on more than 40 topics found on in-service, board, and MOC exams, as well as the challenges you face in everyday practice. Using a streamlined, highly illustrated format, it efficiently covers all of the material you need to know - from basic science to clinical knowledge in plastic surgery, including subspecialty topics. The high-yield format means that you'll spend more time mastering important information and less time searching for it. Zero in on more than 40 essential topics found on in-service, board, and certifying exams in plastic surgery. Test your mastery of the material with self-assessment sections that mimic questions encountered on board exams. Clearly visualize key content thanks to superb, full-color illustrations throughout. Find and retain important information that's presented in a concise, high-yield manner - through bulleted text, detailed illustrations, and easy-to-digest lists.

Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

A Comprehensive Study Guide

Author: Brian J.-F Wong,Michelle G. Arnold,Jacob O. Boeckmann

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319180355

Category: Medical

Page: 377

View: 7243

​​​​​This new text helps ​facial plastic surgery fellows and advanced residents in otolaryngology/head and neck surgery find the answers they’re looking for when preparing to take the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery exam. Covering core content relevant to the ABFPRS board exam, this guide emphasizes key facts and clinical pearls essential to exam success and includes hypothetical exam questions and relevant surgical and clinical images. Written by leader in the field and the Director for the facial plastic surgery fellowship program at the University of California Irvine, this book discusses everything from basic techniques and evidence-based medicine, to fillers, injectables, implants and the psychological aspects of plastic surgery. Additionally, the chapter layout and organization of the Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Study Guide allows the reader to focus on just those topics relevant to the board exam, making it a must-have for anyone preparing to take the exam.​

Introduction to RF Power Amplifier Design and Simulation

Author: Abdullah Eroglu

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1576263851

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 449

View: 8033

Introduction to RF Power Amplifier Design and Simulation fills a gap in the existing literature by providing step-by-step guidance for the design of radio frequency (RF) power amplifiers, from analytical formulation to simulation, implementation, and measurement. Featuring numerous illustrations and examples of real-world engineering applications, this book: Gives an overview of intermodulation and elaborates on the difference between linear and nonlinear amplifiers Describes the high-frequency model and transient characteristics of metal–oxide–semiconductor field-effect transistors Details active device modeling techniques for transistors and parasitic extraction methods for active devices Explores network and scattering parameters, resonators, matching networks, and tools such as the Smith chart Covers power-sensing devices including four-port directional couplers and new types of reflectometers Presents RF filter designs for power amplifiers as well as application examples of special filter types Demonstrates the use of computer-aided design (CAD) tools, implementing systematic design techniques Blending theory with practice, Introduction to RF Power Amplifier Design and Simulation supplies engineers, researchers, and RF/microwave engineering students with a valuable resource for the creation of efficient, better-performing, low-profile, high-power RF amplifiers.

Plastic Surgery Review

A Study Guide for the In-Service, Written Board, and Maintenance of Certification Exams

Author: Gregory Lakin

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1604068353

Category: Medical

Page: 235

View: 1913

This high-yield, compact review book covers all topics that appear on the exams that lead to initial certification and recertification by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Topics are presented in outline format to facilitate quick review and recall of information. Key Features: Focuses only on what residents, fellows, and practicing plastic surgeons need to know to score well and pass their exams, helping them make efficient use of study time Written in a style similar to a cheat sheet, with buzzwords, mnemonics, diagrams, drawings, tables, and bullet points Each chapter has been reviewed by experts in plastic surgery, ensuring that the information is current and accurate Residents, fellows, and practicing plastic surgeons will find this book to be an invaluable resource throughout their training and careers.

Core Procedures in Plastic Surgery

Author: Peter C. Neligan,Donald W Buck II

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455726370

Category: Medical

Page: 450

View: 2041

Core Procedures in Plastic Surgery, edited by Drs. Peter C. Neligan and Donald W. Buck, II, is a one-of-a-kind eBook designed to help you master the 20 most in-demand operative techniques from Plastic Surgery, 3rd Edition - the definitive 6-volume masterwork in plastic and reconstructive surgery. Quick-access bulleted procedures, photos, and embedded videos provide the high-yield, highly visual guidance you need to perform these procedures confidently and achieve optimal outcomes. The result is a must-have for every plastic surgeon's mobile device! Master 20 essential plastic surgery procedures including open and closed rhinoplasty, abdominal wall reconstruction, expander/implant reconstruction of the breast (including latissimus dorsi technique), local flaps for facial coverage (including cheek and lip reconstruction), cleft lip and cleft palate repair, flexor tendon reconstructions, and more. Depend on the preeminent authority that has made Dr. Neligan's Plastic Surgery, 3rd Edition the most trusted reference in plastic surgery. Review techniques quickly and easily thanks to a highly templated, bulleted format. See what to look for and how to proceed by viewing full-color photos as well as procedural videos embedded directly in the content (no online access required). Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability. Compatible with Kindle®, nook®, and other popular devices.

Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Author: Tuan Anh Tran,Zubin J. Panthaki,Jamal J. Hoballah,Seth R. Thaller

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319406310

Category: Medical

Page: 670

View: 7826

This text provides a comprehensive overview of operative dictations in plastic, aesthetic, and reconstructive surgical procedures, which will serve as a valuable resource for residents, fellows, and practicing surgeons. The book provides step-by-step operative details regarding all indexed plastic surgery cases that a resident is expected to be thoroughly acquainted with for his or her daily practice and examinations. Each case is preceded by a list of common indications, covering most of the situations in which particular procedures will be used, as well as a list of essential steps. Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery will serve as a very useful resource for physicians dealing with, and interested in the field of plastic surgery. It will also provide the related data for the newly minted practicing plastic surgeons. All chapters are written by authorities in their fields and include the most up-to-date scientific and clinical information.

Operative Procedures in Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery

Author: Ari S. Hoschander,Christopher J. Salgado,Wrood Kassira,Seth R. Thaller

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1466585609

Category: Medical

Page: 309

View: 1254

Operative Procedures in Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to the most common plastic, aesthetic, and reconstructive procedures. Few resources in the field provide such a detailed description of commonly performed operations in one place. Each chapter presents a well-documented technique for a specific clinical diagnosis. It discusses preoperative markings, intraoperative details, postoperative instructions, and avoidance of complications for each surgical procedure presented. The authors use extensive clinical photographs, drawings, and detailed descriptions to guide readers through each procedure. A list of the essential equipment required for each operation is provided. In addition, the book includes a list of commonly accepted CPT codes associated with the described procedure. In all, 32 procedures are presented including skin grafting, breast reconstruction, liposuction, carpal tunnel release, breast augmentation, brow lift, orbital floor fracture, mandible fracture management, lower extremity reconstruction, and more. Written by experts in plastic and reconstructive surgery worldwide, this book is a valuable resource for practicing plastic surgeons as well as residents and fellows in plastic surgery.

Plastic Surgery Case Review

Oral Board Study Guide

Author: Albert S. Woo

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1604068086

Category: Medical

Page: 208

View: 416

Focusing on the clinical information that must be mastered for success on oral board exams, Plastic Surgery Case Review presents 50 case studies, each of which highlights a specific topic that is frequently covered in the oral boards. It contains short, high-yield chapters that are designed to serve as a thorough yet quick review of pertinent information that physicians will encounter in the examination. Key Features: Each chapter begins with a case study that is modeled after the oral boards. Each case study includes: a description of the case and the work-up for similar scenarios, a discussion of treatment options, complications, and critical errors to avoid High-quality color illustrations throughout Chapters are organized in bullet-point format, making the book quick and easy to read This book will be an essential resource for plastic surgeons, residents, fellows, and other trainees studying for the oral board exams and a useful guide for plastic surgeons preparing for operative cases.

Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Author: Sherrell J Aston,Douglas S Steinbrech,Jennifer L Walden

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702054372

Category: Medical

Page: 976

View: 9947

Aesthetic Plastic Surgery - edited by Sherrell J. Aston, MD, Douglas S. Steinbrech, MD and Jennifer L. Walden, MD - brings you the masterful expertise you need to achieve breathtaking outcomes for every cosmetic surgery procedure, including MACS lift, endoscopic mid and lower face rejuvenation, lid/cheek blending - the tear trough, cohesive gel breast augmentation, lipoabdominoplasty, and many more. A "who's who" of international authorities in plastic surgery explain their signature techniques, giving you all the know-how you need deliver the exceptional results your patients demand. Operative videos on DVD let you observe these techniques being performed in real time; and Expert Consult online access enables you to reference the text, download the images, and watch the videos from any computer. Coverage of hot topics includes MACS lift, endoscopic mid and lower face rejuvenation, lid/cheek blending - the tear trough, the newest rhinoplasty techniques, cohesive gel breast augmentation, fat grafting techniques, details of the latest injectables and fillers, and many other highly sought-after procedures. Operative videos - on DVD and online - let you see how leading experts perform more than 50 important techniques, including extended SMAS face lift, traditional inverted-T breast augmentation, and lipoabdominoplasty. Nearly 1600 full-color photographs and illustrations demonstrate what to look for and what results you will achieve. A consistent, extremely user-friendly organization guides you through history, evaluation, anatomy, technical steps, post-operative care, complications, and pearls and pitfalls for each procedure - giving you all the advice you need to make informed, effective decisions and avoid complications and disappointing results. Expert Consult online access allows you to reference the complete contents, perform rapid searches, download the images, and watch the operative videos from any computer. Your purchase entitles you to access the web site until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. If the next edition is published less than one year after your purchase, you will be entitled to online access for one year from your date of purchase. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should online access to the web site be discontinued.

Handbook of Applied Hydrology, Second Edition

Author: Vijay P. Singh

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071835105

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1808

View: 2954

Fully Updated Hydrology Principles, Methods, and Applications Thoroughly revised for the first time in 50 years, this industry-standard resource features chapter contributions from a “who’s who” of international hydrology experts. Compiled by a colleague of the late Dr. Chow, Chow’s Handbook of Applied Hydrology, Second Edition, covers scientific and engineering fundamentals and presents all-new methods, processes, and technologies. Complete details are provided for the full range of ecosystems and models. Advanced chapters look to the future of hydrology, including climate change impacts, extraterrestrial water, social hydrology, and water security. Chow’s Handbook of Applied Hydrology, Second Edition, covers: · The Fundamentals of Hydrology · Data Collection and Processing · Hydrology Methods · Hydrologic Processes and Modeling · Sediment and Pollutant Transport · Hydrometeorologic and Hydrologic Extremes · Systems Hydrology · Hydrology of Large River and Lake Basins · Applications and Design · The Future of Hydrology

Essentials of Craniomaxillofacial Trauma

Author: Jeffrey R. Marcus, MD,Detlev Erdmann, MD,Eduardo D. Rodriguez, MD

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1576263320

Category: Medical

Page: 333

View: 8239

Essentials of Craniomaxillofacial Trauma is destined to become a favorite with all students of plastic surgery, otolaryngology, and maxillofacial surgery, whether residents in training or experienced practitioners. Small enough to fit in a lab coat pocket but comprehensive enough to cover the essential topics in facial trauma, this exceptional manual is just the resource you need. It will prove invaluable as a quick reference on the "front lines" in the emergency room as well as for use in daily practice, when studying for board exams, or simply as a refresher when confronting a difficult clinical problem. This book evolved from the outstanding craniomaxillofacial trauma programs at Duke University and Johns Hopkins University/Maryland Shock Trauma Unit and is built on the principles and treatment protocols employed at these institutions. Contributors are senior surgeons who are paired with current residents or fellows from these programs. They share their practical, hands-on experience. Packed with Critical Information This practical manual provides essential information in a convenient, fully illustrated, and easily accessible outline format. It focuses on the most common problems in facial trauma and then provides the critical information needed for immediate bedside care. Divided into 21 chapters, this handbook is organized into two main sections. Part I focuses on basic principles for managing facial trauma, whereas Part II concerns regional management and contains chapters on injuries to specific anatomic regions. Each chapter within this second section follows a consistent format that includes anatomy, fracture patterns, surgical indications, operative sequence, postoperative care, complications, and recommended follow-up. Tips are highlighted throughout, and a bulleted list of pearls concludes each chapter. References at the end of each chapter direct the reader to additional resource material. Easily Accessible Format This handbook’s design and format make it readily accessible, highly readable, and ideal for quickly locating important information. Bulleted lists, tables, and boxes as well as tips and pearls illuminate key points featured throughout. Despite its size, this book is liberally illustrated with medical art, photographs, and radiographs that depict classic problems, anatomy, and operative steps to help readers identify the problems discussed and understand the nuances of management. The two-color design increases the text’s readability and highlights essential information. If you are treating facial trauma, this is a book that you cannot afford to be without. Slip it into your lab coat pocket and you’ll find a wealth of information at your fingertips!