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Recent Clinical Techniques, Results, and Research in Wounds
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Chronic Wounds, Wound Dressings and Wound Healing

Editors: Shiffman, Melvin A., Low, Mervin (Eds.)

  • Integrates new concepts of wound management after vascular surgery and neurosurgery
  • Presents the latest concepts in antimicrobial therapy
  • Written by respected international experts
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eBook 130,89 €
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  • Due: November 14, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-030-10698-0
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Hardcover 166,39 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-10697-3
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About this book

This book addresses wound care in vascular surgery, neurosurgery and lower extremity ulcers, while also providing detailed information on the latest concepts in antimicrobial therapy. The book presents essential content on the assessment, care, measurement and repair of wounds, and describes important scientific aspects as well as current clinical techniques. Due to the various topics covered, the book offers a valuable resource not only for plastic surgeons, but also for neurosurgeons, vascular surgeons and all clinicians who are interested in learning about current antimicrobial agents and their use.

About the authors

Dr. Melvin A. Shiffman, MD, JD, FCLM, received his MD from Northwestern University School of Medicine in 1957 and completed his residency in general surgery in 1964 at the Veterans Administration Hospital, Long Beach, California. Since then he has been continuously involved in oncologic surgery, reconstruction, and cosmetic surgery. In 2002, Dr. Shiffman became Chair of the Section of Surgery at Tustin Hospital and Medical Center and in 2009-10 he served as President of the American College of Legal Medicine. He is Editor Emeritus of the American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery, a member of the Scientific Committee of the American Journal of Aesthetic Medicine, and an examiner for the International Board of Cosmetic Surgery. He is also a former Editor-in-Chief of both the American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery and the International Journal of Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Shiffman is the recipient of many honors and is a fellow of various colleges and societies. He has published 300 articles, authored or edited 34 books, and written more than 140 book chapters.

Dr. Mervin Low, MD received his MD from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. He completed his Plastic Surgery Residency at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada, and a Breast and Aesthetic Surgery fellowship at Georgetown University in Washington, DC, USA, and at the Plastic Surgery Center of the Pacific, Honolulu, HI, USA. Dr. Low has a busy practice devoted entirely to Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery.  He is a prolific author, educator and innovator.  He has been recognized locally as one of the Best Doctors in California and nationally as one of the Top Plastic Surgeons in America.

Buy this book

eBook 130,89 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: November 14, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-030-10698-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover 166,39 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • Due: November 14, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-030-10697-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Chronic Wounds, Wound Dressings and Wound Healing
Editors
  • Melvin A. Shiffman
  • Mervin Low
Series Title
Recent Clinical Techniques, Results, and Research in Wounds
Series Volume
6
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-10698-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-10697-3
Series ISSN
2524-4590
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 500
Number of Illustrations
275 illustrations in colour
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