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Contemporary Oral Oncology : Oral and Maxillofacial Reconstructive Surgery (Hardcover)
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This is the third of four volumes that together offeran authoritative, in-depth reference guide covering all aspects of the management of oralcancer from a multidisciplinary perspective and on the basis of a strongscientific foundation. This volume isdevoted to the reconstructive surgical techniques used in patients with oralcancer. Followingintroductory chapters outlining the general principles of reconstructivesurgery in the oral cavity and the planning of maxillofacial reconstruction, detaileddescriptions of the options and techniques employed in reconstruction of eachof the functional subunits are provided. Important technologic advances arealso discussed, including image-guided surgery, robotic surgery, andtissue-engineered and prefabricated approaches. Finally, the current status offacial transplantation for maxillofacial reconstruction is reviewed. Thisvolume is intended for both trainees and practicing surgeons.