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Aesthetic Plastic Surgery of the Abdomen

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  • Offers expert coverage of all aspects of aesthetic plastic surgery of the abdomen

  • Describes many recent innovations in abdominoplasty

  • Provides guidance on the prevention, diagnosis and management of complications

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Table of contents (47 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv
  2. History

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Abdominoplasty History

      • Sid J. Mirrafati, Melvin A. Shiffman
      Pages 3-13
  3. Anatomy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15
    2. Muscular Anatomy of the Anterior Abdomen

      • Orhan E. Arslan
      Pages 17-36
  4. Techniques

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 45-45
    2. The Umbilical Locator

      • Fardad Forouzanpour
      Pages 51-58
    3. Scarpa Fascia Preservation During Abdominoplasty

      • António Costa-Ferreira, Marco Rebelo, Luis Vásconez, José Amarante
      Pages 59-73
    4. Lipoabdominoplasty with Abdominal Definition

      • Lázaro Cárdenas-Camarena
      Pages 111-125
    5. “Smile” Plication Abdominoplasty

      • Hiram Osiris González, Marco Galati
      Pages 127-140
    6. “Anchor-Line” Abdominoplasty in Post-Bariatric Abdominal Contouring

      • Paolo Persichetti, Pierfranco Simone, Luca Piombino
      Pages 141-151
    7. Circumferential Abdominoplasty

      • Wilson Cintra Jr, Miguel Modolin, Rodrigo Itocazo Rocha, Rolf Gemperli
      Pages 153-170

About this book

This comprehensive book covers anatomy, recent techniques, postoperative care, possible complications, and outcomes in aesthetic surgery of the abdomen. The extensive section on aesthetic procedures includes many important innovations in abdominoplasty. Detailed consideration is also given to the various potential complications, with guidance on their prevention, diagnosis, and management. The book is written by acknowledged experts in the topics on which they write. It will be of value for residents and fellows and more experienced surgeons in the fields of plastic surgery, general surgery, cosmetic surgery, and general surgery.

Keywords

  • Abdominoplasty Techniques
  • Brazilian Abdominoplasty
  • Effects of Abdominoplasty
  • Post-Bariatric Surgery
  • Vaser Abdominoplasty

Editors and Affiliations

  • Ancona, Italy

    Alberto Di Giuseppe

  • Tustin, USA

    Melvin A. Shiffman

About the editors

Alberto Di Giuseppe, MD, has been Senior Registrar of the Plastic Surgery Department of the University of Ancona since 1982, and is also Associate Professor of Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery at
the University of Oradea, Romania and Associate Professor of Surgery at the Lipoplasty University of Austin, Texas, USA. After obtaining his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery at Bologna University, he attended the Schools of Specialization in Plastic Surgery and Maxillofacial Surgery at Parma University, achieving board certification in both specialties. Dr. Di Giuseppe continued his training in England, serving as registrar and then senior registrar at the Plastic Surgery Center Mount Vernon Hospital of North Wood (Middlesex) and the Victoria Queen Hospital of East Grinstead (Sussex).  Afterwards he attended the Hand Surgery Center at Utah University of Salt Lake City, directed by Prof. G. Lister. Dr. Di Giuseppe practices the full range of plastic surgery with an emphasis on aesthetic surgery, and has vast experience in all facial, aesthetic, and reconstructive procedures.  He is a frequent invited speaker at major meetings in Europe (European Academy of Facial Surgery) and the United States (American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery).                                                                                                     

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Aesthetic Plastic Surgery of the Abdomen

  • Editors: Alberto Di Giuseppe, Melvin A. Shiffman

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-20004-0

  • Publisher: Springer Cham

  • eBook Packages: Medicine, Medicine (R0)

  • Copyright Information: Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-319-20003-3

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-3-319-36646-3

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-319-20004-0

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: XV, 556

  • Topics: Plastic Surgery, General Surgery

  • Industry Sectors: Biotechnology, Health & Hospitals

Buying options

eBook
USD 119.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-319-20004-0
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book
USD 159.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book
USD 219.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)