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Monopolar radiofrequency for skin tightening: our experience and a review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  25417570     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
BACKGROUND: Effective nonablative skin tightening has become a reality. There are many devices that are now available.
OBJECTIVE: To create a concise reference material for existing and new practitioners who wish to be updated about the available technologies.
MATERIALS AND METHODS: The authors reviewed the literature from the points of view of efficacy and safety and availability.
RESULTS: The increasing number of nonablative systems all seem to be effective and safe when used in the recommended manner.
CONCLUSION: Radiofrequency energy can be applied to human facial, neck, and body skin to create tightening without surgical incisions and recovery time.
Jean Carruthers; Sabrina Fabi; Robert Weiss
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]     Volume:  40 Suppl 12     ISSN:  1524-4725     ISO Abbreviation:  Dermatol Surg     Publication Date:  2014 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-11-24     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9504371     Medline TA:  Dermatol Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  S168-73     Citation Subset:  IM    
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