An Illustrated Handbook of Flap-Raising Techniques by Kartik G. Krishnan

By Kartik G. Krishnan

This instruction manual is an introductory consultant to harvesting crucial workhorse
flaps of the torso and higher and reduce extremities. Chapters are grouped into
separate sections in accordance with the anatomic area of the flaps. every one bankruptcy
details the serious medical info the physician must recognize to
effectively harvest flaps, offering concise descriptions of the training,
incision, and dissection thoughts. distinct illustrations supplementing the
descriptions permit surgeons to totally comprehend the technical maneuvers of every


  • Step-by-step descriptions of flap harvesting

  • Thorough dialogue of the appropriate vascular or
    neurovascular anatomy for every dissection
  • More than two hundred illustrations and schematics
    demonstrating key strategies
  • Consistent presentation in each one bankruptcy to facilitate
    reference and evaluate
  • Practical dialogue of universal pitfalls to arrange
    the doctor for dealing with the complete diversity of situations within the scientific surroundings
  • Overview of basic options, together with
    microvascular anatomy and styles of vasculature of sentimental tissue flaps,
    instrumentation, and microvascular and microneural suturing techniques

a reliable starting place upon which to additional improve surgical talents, this booklet is an imperative source for citizens in plastic and reconstructive surgical procedure, trauma surgical procedure, orthopedics, and neurosurgery.

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4) to determine whether the response to stimuli is comparable in the superior and inferior areas of the visual field. Where there is localised visual field deficit, a difference will be documented and a borderline, or outside normal limits, response will be obtained for the hemifield. Global indices are provided on the visual field printouts and include the mean deviation (MD), pattern standard deviation (PSD), short term fluctuation (SF) and corrected pattern standard deviation (CPSD) (Fig. 5). The mean deviation is the overall departure of the average deviation of the visual field result from that expected of a normal field of the same age group.

Statpac is the statistical programme used to analyse the data from single, or multiple, visual field assessments using threshold programmes. Once a test has finished, the results of that test are then compared to the computer’s database of age matched normals to determine whether the test result is also normal or whether a visual field defect has been recorded. A glaucoma hemifield test is performed as part of the analysis of results. This compares areas of the superior visual field with corresponding areas of the inferior visual field (Fig.

The patient should wear an eye patch so that it completely occludes the non-tested eye. Their head should be placed squarely in the chin rest and against the forehead rest. An image of the patient’s eye can be seen on the monitor; the eye should be Visual: “chap2” — 2005/12/27 — 18:12 — page 34 — #8 Methods of Visual Field Assessment 35 centred with the cross within the monitor by altering the chin rest position with the horizontal and vertical alignment wheels. Where trial frame lenses are used, these are placed before the tested eye as close to the eye as possible without touching the eyelashes.

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