Chapter 3. The Head and Neck

  1. Adrian M. Richards MSc FRCS (Plast.)1 and
  2. Ian T. Jackson Professor2

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755242.ch3

Key Notes on Plastic Surgery

Key Notes on Plastic Surgery

How to Cite

Richards, A. M. and Jackson, I. T. (eds) (2002) The Head and Neck, in Key Notes on Plastic Surgery, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470755242.ch3

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Stoke Mandeville NHS Trust, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom

  2. 2

    Director of Craniofacial and Reconstructive Surgery, Providence Hospital, Michigan, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632056682

Online ISBN: 9780470755242



  • embryology;
  • abnormalities;
  • stapedius;
  • stylohyoid;
  • muscle tissue


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Embryology

  • Craniofacial surgery

  • Cleft lip

  • Cleft palate

  • Head and neck cancer

  • Facial fractures and soft-tissue injuries

  • Oculoplastic surgery

  • Facial palsy

  • Abnormalities of the ear

  • Vascular abnormalities