Ann Plast Surg 2016 Feb;77 Suppl 1:S32-5
From the *Department of Plastic Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chiayi; †Department of Ophthalmology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Tauyuan; ‡Institute of Imaging and Biomedical Photonics, National Chiao Tung University, Tainan; §School of Medicine, College of Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung; ∥Department of Plastic Surgery, China Medical University Hospital; ¶Aesthetic Medical Center, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung; #Department of Dermatology, Shuang Ho Hospital, New Taipei City; **School of Public Health, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University, Taipei; ††Department of Dermatology, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung; and ‡‡Department of Dermatology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Chia-Yi, Taiwan.
Background And Objectives
: Low fluence Q-switched neodymium-doped yttrium aluminum garnet (Nd:YAG) lasers are widely applied for facial depigmentation. Nonetheless, few reports analyze the general outcome, complications, of single and combined therapy of 532/1064-nm Nd:YAG lasers in Asian patients with Fitzpatrick type IV skin.Study Design/materials And Methods
: We retrospectively reviewed all consecutive patients who completed 5 consecutive sessions at 1-month intervals of treatment with 1064-nm (spot size: 5-7 mm, 1. Read More