Plastic Surgery, Hardback Book


This book provides a complete history of plastic surgery, a description of the modern techniques and choices available, and an overview of the controversies surrounding the choice to voluntarily change your physical appearance. * Presents essays by Thomas Mutter-namesake of the Mutter Museum in Philadelphia-on his techniques for burn victims* Provides illustrations depicting examples of plastic surgery ranging from the Renaissance to the 21st century* Includes a useful bibliography of primary sources* Contains a glossary explaining medical and body orientation terms


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 200 pages, 8 Illustrations, unspecified
  • Publisher: ABC-CLIO
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Plastic & reconstructive surgery
  • ISBN: 9780313375682

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