Use of Transcutaneous Ultrasound for Lipolysis and Skin Tightening: A Review

@article{Sklar2014UseOT,
  title={Use of Transcutaneous Ultrasound for Lipolysis and Skin Tightening: A Review},
  author={Lindsay R. Sklar and Abdel Kader El Tal and Leonard Kerwin},
  journal={Aesthetic Plastic Surgery},
  year={2014},
  volume={38},
  pages={429-441}
}
Several ultrasonic devices have recently been investigated for their ability to decrease areas of focal adiposity and tighten small areas of the skin. Studies show that ultrasound technology offers a safe, reliable, and predictable means to sculpt the body of nonobese patients, but its efficacy remains uncertain. Although most studies claim statistically significant results, the clinical significance of ultrasound technology has yet to be determined. Most studies use waist circumference… Expand
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