John C. Kelleher. 2007 (2004). Monograph. 67 pp.
Based on the life-long work of John C. Kelleher, Sr., M.D. this monograph benefits from a huge number of full-color photographs and years of expertise in reconstructive flap surgery. Dr. Kelleher describes the principles of the procedure to help surgeons dealing with difficult soft tissue coverage problems of the upper extremity.
Principles of the Abdominal Flap
Indications for Pedicle Flat Coverage
Skin Requirements and Donor Selection
Evolution of the Pattern Design
The Technique of Defatting an Abdominal Flap
Technical Requirements for Formation of a Tube Pedicle Flap
The Open Abdominal Flap
Unusual Flaps and Complex Reconstructions