Atlas of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1st Edition
The Atlas of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is the first OMS text to use a consistent, templated format to describe the operative techniques used for surgical procedures covering the broad scope of the specialty. Step-by-step instructions and over 2,000 full-color illustrations demonstrate how to perform surgical procedures safely and efficiently, with coverage ranging from the surgical anatomy of the head and neck to oral surgery, implant surgery, orthognathic and craniofacial surgery, cleft lip and palate, craniomaxillofacial trauma, management of head and neck surgery, reconstructive procedures, TMJ surgery, and aesthetic facial surgery. Written by respected international contributors and edited by OMS experts Deepak Kademani and Paul Tiwana, this comprehensive reference will save you time in reviewing and planning for OMS procedures.
- A comprehensive approach to OMS operative procedures offers practical guidance to the management of patients with oral and maxillofacial disorders, with each surgical procedure chapter approximately six to eight pages in length and covering the following topics: armamentarium, history of the procedure, indications for use of the procedure, limitations and contraindications, technique, alternate or modified technique, avoidance and management of intraoperative complications, and postoperative considerations.
- Detailed, step-by-step approach shows how to perform OMS surgical procedures safely and efficiently.
- Coverage of alternative and modified techniques addresses options other than the standard techniques.
- A full-color design makes the text easier to navigate.
- Expert, international contributors provide authoritative guidance on the OMS procedures they typically perform.