Handbook of Lasers in Dermatology

Editors: Nouri, Keyvan (Ed.)

  • The first practical handbook for lasers in dermatology
  • Provides a broad, comprehensive overview on key aspects of laser dermatology
  • Addresses the aspects of laser management in dermatologic surgery in all patient populations Provides information for related healthcare providers ​
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About this book

This book discusses lasers and light technologies in dermatology. The innovation is due to the book format: a handbook. It is the first handbook of lasers in dermatology, facilitating access to information to all individuals interested in lasers in this specific medical field . The most recent lasers devices and its applications will be discussed. Illustrations and tables will make the book didactic and comprehensive. Lasers in dermatology are a constantly evolving field. Over the past few decades, novel devices have been developed and new indications for their use have emerged. A broad understanding of the relationship between science and laser principles is the foundation of a solid dermatologic practice. The Lasers in Dermatology Handbook is a tool to understand the use of lasers in clinical practice. Important topics such as vascular lesions, warts, acne, scars, and pigmented lesions are presented and discussed in all aspects. The wide spectrum of laser and light technologies available for skin resurfacing and rejuvenation will be covered as well. Written by internationally renowned authors, this handbook serves as a cornerstone for laser applications and provides updated information for all physicians, particularly dermatologists, interested in implementing lasers in their practice.​

About the authors

Keyvan Nouri, MD, Miami, USA

Reviews

From the book reviews:

“The purpose is to provide practical and current information on using lasers to treat a variety of skin conditions ranging from cosmetic to medical. The audience is dermatologists with a laser practice. … This is a wonderful resource on using lasers in dermatology. I recommend it to everyone using or thinking about using lasers in their practice, regardless of their level of expertise. There is something for everyone and it is extremely up to date.” (Patricia Wong, Doody’s Book Reviews, February, 2015)


Table of contents (31 chapters)

  • Basic Principles of Lasers: Interactions Between Lasers and Tissue

    Pothiawala, Salma (et al.)

    Pages 1-9

  • Laser Safety: Standards and Guidelines

    Pritzker, Rachel N. (et al.)

    Pages 11-28

  • Overview of Lasers Used in Dermatology

    Savas, Jessica A. (et al.)

    Pages 29-35

  • Anesthesia for Lasers

    Ballin, Annelyse C. (et al.)

    Pages 37-54

  • Psychological Considerations Prior to Laser Procedures

    Franca, Katlein (et al.)

    Pages 55-65

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-5322-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $149.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-5321-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Rent the ebook  
  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
  • online reader with highlighting and note-making option
  • can be used across all devices
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Handbook of Lasers in Dermatology
Editors
  • Keyvan Nouri
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights for India: CBS Publishers, New Delhi, India
eBook ISBN
978-1-4471-5322-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4471-5322-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4471-5321-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 538
Number of Illustrations and Tables
3 b/w illustrations, 95 illustrations in colour
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