New York, NY, November 21, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Thieme Publishers Rio (TPR) is excited to announce the publication of its very first plastic surgery title: "Fundamentos da Cirurgia Plástica" by Dr. Rolf Gemperli, Dr. Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz, and Dr. Ary de Azevedo Marques Neto. Dr. Gemperli is currently Chief of Plastic Surgery in the Clinic Hospital at FM-USP, São Paulo, Brazil.
Daniel Schiff, Senior Vice President of Publishing at Thieme, commented: “Fundamentos da Cirurgia Plastica will be a flagship title for TPR, as it is written by leading Brazilian plastic surgeons, in Portuguese, and aimed at the dynamic and growing Brazilian plastic surgery community. This publication in its breadth and quality is a significant achievement, and I am very proud that Thieme Publishers Rio is publishing it.”
Fundamentos da Cirurgia Plástica is a comprehensive reference covering basic topics in plastic surgery. This richly illustrated book presents in six modules the knowledge and expertise of leading plastic surgeons at the medical school and clinic hospital of the University of São Paulo, Brazil (HC-FM-USP). More than 400 full-color illustrations help clarify the concepts and techniques presented in the text.
Module I – Medical School
Module II – Basic Concepts in Plastic Surgery
Module III – Craniomaxillofacial Surgery
Module IV – Skin Tumors
Module V – Body Contouring
Module VI – Extremities
Focusing on the most common subspecialties within plastic surgery, this book is a valuable educational tool for both novice and more experienced plastic surgeons as well as residents in the specialty. It is filled with the insights, wisdom, and experience of Brazilian experts and will be used as a refresher, teaching guide, and standard plastic surgery reference.
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Fundamentos da Cirurgia Plástica
Thieme Publishers, New York/Rio de Janeiro. 2015
236 pages, 400+ illustrations
About the Authors
Rolf Gemperli, MD, is a Professor of Plastic Surgery at the Medical School of the University of São Paulo and Chief of Plastic Surgery in the Clinic Hospital at FM-USP, São Paulo, Brazil.
Alexandre Mendonça Munhoz, MD, is a Professor of Plastic Surgery at the Medical School of the University of São Paulo; Coordinator of the Breast Reconstruction Group at Cancer Institute of São Paulo; and Professor of Post-Graduate Education, Syrian-Lebanese Hospital, São Paulo, Brazil.
Ary de Azevedo Marques Neto, MD, is a plastic surgeon and a collaborating physician with the Breast Reconstruction Group at The Cancer Institute of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.
Thieme Publishing Group is a medical and scientific publishing house employing more than 900 staff and maintaining offices in seven cities, including New York, Delhi, Rio and Stuttgart, Germany. Founded in 1886, the Thieme name has become synonymous with high quality and excellence in online and print publishing. Thieme publishes 150 peer-reviewed journals and more than 450 new books annually. The company has a rapidly growing array of web-based products in medicine and science. State-of-the-art online products include eNeurosurgery, eOtolaryngology, eSpine, Medlantis, Thieme eJournals, Thieme Electronic Book Library, and 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.