Management of Post-Facial Paralysis Synkinesis, 1st Edition
Provides objective assessment and grading of facial paralysis, as well as both surgical and non-surgical management of synkinesis.
Discusses the new surgical approach to lower facial synkinesis developed by Dr Azizzadeh.
Includes numerous videos that show the movement of the face and selected treatments, as well as a library of facial expressions for objective video assessment of facial paralysis.
Features dozens of high-quality anatomical images, colored line drawings, photographs, and charts throughout.
Provides focused coverage of this timely topic for otolaryngologists, plastic surgeons, neurosurgeons, and maxillofacial surgeons.
Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
1 Facial nerve and muscle anatomy
2 Etiology, Epidemiology and Pathophysiology of Post-Facial Paralysis Synkinesis
3 Psychosocial Impact of Facial Palsy
4 Facial nerve consultation
5 Smile Analysis for Facial Nerve Disorders
6 Synkinesis and the role of botulinum toxin in facial palsy management
7 Assessment and Grading of Synkinesis and Facial Palsy
8 Objective measurement of outcomes in facial paralysis
9 Self management and the prevention of complications of synkinesis
9 Facial Neuromuscular Retraining for Synkinesis
10 Eyelid Rehabilitation in Post-Facial Paralysis with Synkinesis
10 Botulinum toxin
11 Surgical Reanimation of Post-Facial Paralysis Synkinesis Smile Dysfunction
Babak Azizzadeh, MD, FACS, Director, The Center for Facial and Nasal Plastic Surgery, Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Audrey Skirball-Kenis Center for Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Beverly Hills, California and Charles Nduka