ACS(I) Textbook of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery - Volume 1

Dr. Venkataram Mysore

Released first in 2013 and edited by Dr. Venkataram Mysore, Textbook of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery has established itself as the premier textbook and a complete, comprehensive guide on the subspeciality. It has proved to be hugrly popular amongst students and practitioners alike, accross the world. The book is targeted at both the beginners interested in the basic surgical knowledge and experienced cuteneous surgeons who wish to enhance their knowledge and skills.

In its second edition, it has now become bigger and grown to include 151 chapters. The continued focus is on four thrust areas: Dermatosurgery, Aesthetics, Lasers and Practice Management under six sections covering all the procedures under these categories.

All the chapters have been revised thoroughly and new content added. There are as many 59 new chapters covering new topics, such as body shaping, microneedling RF, new laser and and energy technologies, platelet rich plasma, aesthetic  techniques, social media, marketing, and training in dematosurgery and many more. The sections on lasers, energy devices, hair transplantation and tissue augmentation have been expanded significantly. There is an entirely new section on regional surgeries. The book retains its emphasis on topics relevant to the Indian dermatosurgeons and the brown skin, such as detailed sections on vitiligo surgery, chapters on leprosy surgery and pigmentation.

The focus continues to be on the reader friendly format. There are almost 2,000 colored images and illustrations. Text boxes, tables, keynotes and pearls are included.

Chapter 64 to Chapter 146 available in Volume 2.

Table of Contents

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Chapter 1: Skin: Basic Aspects
Chapter 2: Applied Surgical Anatomy in Relation to Facial Rejuvenation
Chapter 3: Regional Anatomy
Chapter 4: Wound Healing
Chapter 5: Wound Management
Chapter 6: Bandages in Dermatosurgery
Chapter 7: Universal Precautions for a Dermatosurgeon
Chapter 8: Dermatosurgical Instruments
Chapter 9: Wound Closure Materials and Techniques in Dermatosurgery
Chapter 10: Setting Up a Dermatosurgery Unit
Chapter 11: Disinfection and Sterilization
Chapter 12: Local Anesthesia
Chapter 13: Tips and Tricks for Using Local Anesthesia for Dermatosurgical Procedures
Chapter 14: Tumescent Local Anesthesia
Chapter 15: Nerve Blocks in Dermatosurgery
Chapter 16: Hemostasis in Dermatologic Surgery
Chapter 17: Antithrombotic Therapy and Dermatosurgery
Chapter 18: Management of Dermatosurgical Emergencies
Chapter 19: Pharmacology of Analgesic and Anxiolytic Drugs used in Dermatosurgery
Chapter 20: Pain Management in Dermatosurgery
Chapter 21: Antibacterial Agents in Dermatosurgery
Chapter 22: Simple Dermatosurgical Procedures: Biopsy, Curettage and Chemical Cautery
Chapter 23: Simple Excisions
Chapter 24: Electrosurgery
Chapter 25: Radiofrequency in Dermatology
Chapter 26: Cryotherapy
Chapter 27: Surgical Management of Cutaneous Cysts and Lipomas
Chapter 28: Flaps for Facial Reconstruction
Chapter 29: Flap Surgeries: A Dermatologist's Perspective
Chapter 30: Scar Revision
Chapter 31: Dermabrasion
Chapter 32: Keloids and Hypertrophic Scars
Chapter 33: Overview of Vitiligo Surgery
Chapter 34: Minigrafting for Vitiligo
Chapter 35: Suction Blister Epidermal Grafting
Chapter 36: Thin Split Thickness Skin Grafting for Vitiligo
Chapter 37A: Epidermal Noncultured Cell Suspension in Vitiligo
Chapter 37B: Vitiligo Surgery: Mega Sessions
Chapter 38: Noncultured Extracted Hair Follicle Outer Root Sheath Cell Suspension
Chapter 39: Cultured Melanocyte Transplantation
Chapter 40: Phototherapy with Grafting Procedures in Vitiligo
Chapter 41: Vitiligo: Other Modalities of Treatment
Chapter 42: Innovations and Pearls in the Surgical Management of Vitiligo
Chapter 43: Surgical Management of Non-vitiligo Leukoderma: An Update (A Review)
Chapter 44: Complications of Vitiligo Surgery
Chapter 45: Overview of Acne Scarring
Chapter 46: Surgical Management of Acne Scars
Chapter 47: Acne Scars: Treatment with Lasers
Chapter 48: Approach to Management of Post-acne Scars
Chapter 49: Mohs Micrographic Surgery
Chapter 50: Melanoma
Chapter 51: Varicose Veins: An Overview
Chapter 52: Sclerotherapy
Chapter 53: Sclerotherapy for Vascular Malformations
Chapter 54: Leg Ulcers
Chapter 55: Surgery of Nails
Chapter 56: Surgery and Cosmetic Procedures of Nails: Excision of Subungual Tumors
Chapter 57: Eyelid Surgery
Chapter 58: Dermatologic Surgery of the Lips
Chapter 59: Surgery on the Ear
Chapter 60: Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Chapter 61: Circumcision
Chapter 62: Leprosy Surgery
Chapter 63: Nerve Biopsy: Technique and Role in Dermatology