A Practical Guide to Administering Neurotoxins and Fillers

New York, NY, May 27, 2013 --(PR.com)-- “Cosmetic Injection Techniques: A Text and Video Guide to Neurotoxins and Fillers,” recently published by Thieme, provides all medical professionals with practical information on how to properly administer neurotoxin and filler injections for conditions such as lower eyelid roll, nasal flare, platysmal banding, marionette lines, glabellar frown lines, and much more. It includes online access to videos narrated by Dr. Kontis and Dr. Lacombe that demonstrate multiple injection techniques as well as a unique rating system for each procedure, enabling injectors to perform techniques appropriate to their skill level.

“This book is a labor of love written by authors who represent variations in techniques from the East and West coasts of the United States. I recommend it to all readers who choose to review their treatment plans from start to finish and who value learning from experts who teach with passion as well as knowledge.” – From the Foreword by Jean D. Carruthers, MD, FRCSC, FRC, Department of Ophthalmology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

This easy-to-use manual gives facial plastic surgeons, plastic surgeons, dermatologists, oculoplastic surgeons and other medical professionals authoritative, concise information on the anatomy, techniques, precautions, complications, and post-treatment care involved in the administration of injections of cosmetic neurotoxins and fillers.

Cosmetic Injection Techniques
216 pp, 110 illustrations, Hardback
ISBN: 9781604067125
eBook - Available from ebookstore.thieme.com, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
eISBN: 9781604067132

About the Authors

Theda C. Kontis, MD, FACS is Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins Hospital, and Board-Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon, Facial Plastic Surgicenter, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

Victor G. Lacombe, MD is an otolaryngologist in private practice, Santa Rosa, California, USA.

About Thieme
Thieme Publishing Group is a scientific and medical publishing house employing more than 950 people and maintaining offices in seven cities, including New York, Delhi, Stuttgart and three other locations in Germany. Founded in 1886, the Thieme name has become synonymous with high quality and excellence in medical and scientific publishing. Today, Thieme is the market leading publisher of neurosurgical content and holds strong market positions in orthopedics, radiology, anatomy and chemistry, among other specialties. Thieme publishes 140 peer-reviewed journals and over 500 new books annually. The company also has a rapidly growing array of web-based products in medicine and science. State-of-the-art online products include Thieme eJournals, Thieme Electronic Book Library, the medical student website WinkingSkull.com and Thieme Teaching Assistant, an innovative web-based platform for faculty. For more information about Thieme, please visit www.thieme.com.­­
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