eBook Plastic Surgery, 1st Edition

  • Lana Thompson
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  • ISBN-10: 0313375690
  • ISBN-13: 9780313375699
  • DDC: 617.9
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 190 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

This book provides a complete history of PLASTIC SURGERY, a description of the modern techniques and choices available, and an overview of the controversies surrounding the choice to voluntarily change your physical appearance.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Series Foreword.
1: Section I.
2: Introduction.
3: History.
4: Indications and Types of Treatment.
5: Challenges and Applications.
6: Anesthesia and Antisepsis.
7: Wartime: The Mother of Invention.
8: Paradigm Changes in Reconstruction and Aesthetics.
9: Corrective versus Cosmetic Surgery.
10: Organizations and Societies.
11: Section II.
12: Introduction and Overview.
13: Informed Consent: Doctors and Patients at Risk.
14: Wartime Morality and Politics.
15: Breast Reconstruction.
16: Is Ethnicity Bad?.
17: Liposuction.
18: Botox: A Good Use for a Bad Organism.
19: Silicone and Other Implants.
20: Down Syndrome.
21: Cleft Palate and Cleft Lip.
22: Ambiguous Genitalia.
23: Why Would Anyone Want to Do That?.
24: Section III.
25: Introduction.
26: Documents.
27: Plastic Surgery Time Line.
28: Glossary.
29: Further Reading.
Index.
About the Author.