By Vasilios K. Thomaidis

This textbook, containing a plethora of illustrations and photographs, will function an atlas and as a great consultant to using cutaneous flaps in head and neck reconstruction. every one bankruptcy depicts, in a layered demeanour, the anatomy of a selected donor web site from which flaps are derived and utilized in head and neck defects, delivering systematic steps in knowing the topographical anatomy of a few of the tissue layers. The flaps derived from each one donor website are provided intimately, with step by step directions in flap layout and harvesting innovations established in anatomy. the writer makes use of various high quality colour illustrations drawn from his personal perform for you to exhibit the strategies. His mixed services as a maxillofacial health practitioner and an assistant professor of anatomy permits him to provide an explanation for basically the transition from simple technology anatomy to utilized anatomy and to rfile reconstructive surgical strategies in specific element. This fantastically illustrated booklet, together with many easy and complex flap designs, could be an illuminating reference for all who deal with defects within the head and neck area.

Show description

Read Online or Download Cutaneous Flaps in Head and Neck Reconstruction: From Anatomy to Surgery PDF

Similar surgery books

Shackelford's Surgery of the Alimentary Tract: 2-Volume Set, 6th Edition

Masterfully pared down from 5 volumes to 2, the sixth version of 1 of the main relied on references typically surgical procedure presents a clinically orientated, encyclopedic assessment of all concerns that quandary the alimentary tract. With atlas-like caliber, a logically equipped layout, a brand new snapshot financial institution on CD-ROM, and an emphasis at the most up-to-date concepts and diagnostics, the recent Shackelford's provides you with all the scientific software you would like with unquestioned authority and remarkable potency.

Perioperative Monitoring in Carotid Surgery: Methods, Limits, and Results Long-term Results in Carotid Surgery

The potency of carotid surgical procedure on an asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis and its superiority to conservative therapy was once sincerely tested within the ACAS learn. The stroke hazard over a 5 12 months follow-up interval can be decreased by way of fifty five % and the mixed stroke and mortality fee was once proven to be an insignificant 2.

Operative Manual of Endoscopic Surgery 2

The second one quantity of Operative handbook of Endoscopic surgical procedure covers a few of the operative endoscopic tactics that have been brought into scientific perform because the ebook of VoI. 1. within the normal part, we've incorporated an up-to-date bankruptcy on instrumentation and new chapters on anaesthetic deal with­ ment of sufferers present process endoscopic surgical procedure and on video snapshot and checklist­ ing.

Additional resources for Cutaneous Flaps in Head and Neck Reconstruction: From Anatomy to Surgery

Example text

After piercing the deep cervical fascia between the trapezius and sternocleidomastoid muscles, it ascends tortuously at the occipital area and divides into its terminal occipital branches. 1 Branches The occipital artery during its long course gives off a great number of branches: meningeal branches that enter the skull through the jugular foramen; a small mastoid branch that supplies the mastoid antrum; the stylomastoid artery, which enters the stylomastoid foramen and supplies the facial nerve; and the tympanic cavity and the mastoid antrum, muscular branches that supply the digastric, stylohyoid, longissimus capitis, trapezoid, and splenius muscles.

8 Loose areolar tissue layer. 2 Layered Anatomy of the Temporal Region blood vessels can be seen running through it. Some of these branches descend deep to the pericranium and the outer table of the skull (Cutting et al. 1984; McCarthy and Zide 1984; Casanova et al. 1986). This subgaleal layer is of great importance in scalp surgery. Being very loose, it can be easily dissected, creating the surgical dissection plane when raising scalp flaps. , epinephrine) solution transforms it practical to an avascular dissection plane.

1 Arterial Anatomy of the Scalp and Temple The vascular system of the scalp mainly consists of the superficial temporal, posterior auricular, and occipital arteries that are branched from the external carotid artery. The internal carotid system that provides the majority of blood supply to the forehead (through the supraorbital and supratrochlear arteries) supplies the anterior part of the scalp by the terminal parts of these vessels. Bone perforators of the meningeal arteries provide a small contribution to the scalp blood supply.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.49 of 5 – based on 36 votes