Chemo Treatment May Remove Wrinkles as Well
from USA TODAY
Patients who undergo therapy for precancerous skin lesions already get a big benefit. Topical creams can remove the lesions without surgery, dramatically reducing their risk of skin cancer. Now, a small study shows they get another perk: younger, smoother skin.
SDSS Thanks the Following for Exhibiting at the 7th Annual Meeting
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Dermal Fillers: Are There Any Differences?
Many of the patients seen in my office are interested in improving the lines and wrinkles around their eyes and mouth. These are some of the most common changes associated with the aging face and skin. Fortunately, there are a wide variety of treatments that can help. These treatment options range from surgical procedures (facelift, eyelid lift or blepharoplasty, lip advancements, and corner of the mouth lifts) to conservative treatments such as laser resurfacing, BOTOX® and dermal line fillers. More
Visualize Your Before-and-After Cosmetic Surgery in 3-D
Plastic surgery trade shows are an eclectic mix of fascinating technology, mundane text books, and unusual items to decorate the doctor's office like brass figurines. The main theme for these events is to sell doctors on the latest products and services that attract new patients. And given the consumer demand for plastic surgery before and after photos, it's fitting that the show floors have a number of companies offering “computer morphing” to depict before and after results. More
Risk Management: Using Patient Surveys to Manage Patients
from Cosmetic Surgery Times
Analysis of low-score patient satisfaction data can act as a predictor for a physician or department’s risk of a malpractice claim, according to Fullam et al. A multistrategy approach designed to improve communication on individual and departmental levels is described. More
Cheap Facelifts Are No Bargain
from The Plastic Surgery Channel
If real life teaches us anything, it’s that you get what you pay for. Nowhere is that bit of common sense more evident than in the world of plastic surgery.A type of cheap facelift procedure called a thread-lift has recently been singled out as an example of a waste of time and money. More
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