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Research & Reviews  3,096 results

Donor Site Satisfaction Following Autologous Fat Transfer for Total Breast Reconstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1093/asj/sjac125
Aesthetic Surgery Journal; Wederfoort JLM, van Santbrink E et. al.

May 18th, 2022 - With evolving breast cancer survival and patient preferences, it is essential that reconstructive surgeons worldwide keep searching for the best reconstruction technique for patients. Autologous fat transfer (AFT) is a relatively new technique for...

Short-term safety outcomes of mastectomy and immediate prepectoral implant-based breast...
https://doi.org/10.1093/bjs/znac077
The British Journal of Surgery; Harvey KL, Sinai P et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - Prepectoral breast reconstruction (PPBR) has recently been introduced to reduce postoperative pain and improve cosmetic outcomes in women having implant-based procedures. High-quality evidence to support the practice of PPBR, however, is lacking. ...

ASO Author Reflections: Reducing Length of Stay and Postoperative Opioid Administration...
https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-022-11861-1 10.1245/s10434-016-5128-0 10.1245/s10434-020-08386-w 10.1007/s10549-020-05739-7 10.1245/s10434-022-11859-9
Annals of Surgical Oncology; Kelly BN, Liao EC et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - ASO Author Reflections: Reducing Length of Stay and Postoperative Opioid Administration in a Same-Day Approach to Breast Reconstruction.|2022|Kelly BN,Liao EC,Specht MC,|

Breast Implants
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2106272-overview

May 12th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Breast implants (see the images below) are designed for use in cosmetic enhancement and reconstruction. [1] According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), there were approximately 193,000 breast augmentation proc...

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Guidelines  6 results

Biological and synthetic mesh assisted breast reconstruction procedures: Joint guidelin...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejso.2021.05.036
European Journal of Surgical Oncology : the Journal of Th... Whisker L, Barber M et. al.

Jun 6th, 2021 - These guidelines have been produced with the involvement of the Association of Breast Surgery and the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons. Recommendations have been derived after a review of published data regardi...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Imaging After Mastectomy and Breast Reconstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.09.009
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Heller SL et. al.

Nov 7th, 2020 - Mastectomy may be performed to treat breast cancer or as a prophylactic approach in women with a high risk of developing breast cancer. In addition, mastectomies may be performed with or without reconstruction. Reconstruction approaches differ and...

Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline: Autologous Breast Reconstruction with DIEP ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000003768
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Lee BT, Agarwal JP et. al.

Oct 27th, 2017 - The American Society of Plastic Surgeons commissioned a multistakeholder Work Group to develop recommendations for autologous breast reconstruction with abdominal flaps. A systematic literature review was performed and a stringent appraisal proces...

Consensus Review of Optimal Perioperative Care in Breast Reconstruction: Enhanced Recov...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9074892
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Temple-Oberle C, Shea-Budgell MA et. al.

Apr 27th, 2017 - Enhanced recovery following surgery can be achieved through the introduction of evidence-based perioperative maneuvers. This review aims to present a consensus for optimal perioperative management of patients undergoing breast reconstructive surge...

ASPS clinical practice guideline summary on breast reconstruction with expanders and im...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000000541
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Alderman A, Gutowski K et. al.

Oct 31st, 2014 - After reading this article, participants should be able to: 1. Understand the evidence regarding the timing of expander/implant breast reconstruction in the setting of radiation therapy. 2. Discuss the implications of a patient's risk factors for ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  115 results

NPWT for Abdominal Incisions in DIEP Reconstructions: A RCT
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05338281

Apr 28th, 2022 - The current study will examine the effect of closed incision negative pressure wound therapy on DIEP flap donor site. A total of 520 patients who are candidates for DIEP flap-based breast reconstruction will be included in this study, and randomly...

A Study of the Safety and Effectiveness of the Mentor Larger Size MemoryGel Ultra High Profile Breast Implants in Subjects Who Are Undergoing Primary Breast Reconstruction or Revision Reconstruction
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02724371

Apr 19th, 2022 - Subjects, whose body shape is suited to a larger size implant than are currently available, will have their breasts reconstructed using the UHP-L Breast Implants either for the first time after a full mastectomy or as a revision of a previous brea...

Prospective, Multicentric Study Evaluating the Surgical Treatment by Mastectomy With Immediate Prosthetic Breast Reconstruction in Patients With Breast Cancer and Receiving Adjuvant Therapy by Tomo...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03627988

Apr 7th, 2022 - Prospective, multicentric, non-randomized phase II study evaluating the surgical treatment by mastectomy with immediate prosthetic breast reconstruction in patients with breast cancer and receiving adjuvant therapy by TomoTherapy +/-Chemotherapy. ...

A Phase I Study With Lymfactin® in the Treatment of Patients With Secondary Lymphedema
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02994771

Mar 31st, 2022 - This is an open label, multi-center, uncontrolled first in human trial that uses a standard 3 + 3 dose escalation scheme. Lymfactin® will be administered as a single dose by ex vivo perinodal injection into the fat pad of a flap of tissue containi...

Effect of Neurotization on QoL and Sensory Restoration
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05206565

Mar 31st, 2022 - In 2019, nearly one third of cancers diagnosed in the United States were breast cancers. Per the Plastic Surgery procedural statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgery database, that same year approximately 107,000 patients decided to ...

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News  124 results

Breast Reconstruction Specialist Dr. Andrea Moreira Joins AHN from Cleveland Clinic
https://www.onclive.com/view/breast-reconstruction-specialist-dr-andrea-moreira-joins-ahn-from-cleveland-clinic

Dec 6th, 2021 - Andrea Moreira, MD, a board-certified plastic surgeon specializing in the use of advanced techniques in breast reconstruction, has joined Allegheny Health Network (AHN) from Cleveland Clinic and will serve as Co-Director of the Microsurgery and Br...

Most Breast Cancer Patients Forgo Reconstruction Surgery Without Regret
https://www.onclive.com/view/most-breast-cancer-patients-forgo-reconstruction-surgery-without-regret

Oct 6th, 2021 - Monica Morrow, MD Although universal insurance coverage for postmastectomy breast reconstruction has been mandated since 1998, a new study has found that the persistently high rates of American women who choose not to undergo reconstruction surge...

Approaches to Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction Are Evolving
https://www.onclive.com/view/approaches-to-postmastectomy-breast-reconstruction-are-evolving

Oct 6th, 2021 - Babak J. Mehrara, MD Chier, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Service Peter G. Cordeiro Endowed Chair in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Radiation can have major deleterious effects on the cosm...

Breast reconstruction: Chemotherapy does not increase complications and patient-reported outcomes
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/243659/breast-cancer/breast-reconstruction-chemotherapy-does-not

Jul 30th, 2021 - Key clinical point: Chemotherapy is not associated with postmastectomy breast reconstruction surgical complications or with most surgery-related patient-reported outcomes. Major finding: Compared with no chemotherapy, no difference was observed in.

California Bill Would Require Docs to Disclose Payments From Drug, Device Companies
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953671

Jun 24th, 2021 - When Los Angeles resident Wendy Knecht discovered she had the breast cancer-causing BRCA2 gene mutation — the same one that took her mother's life — she opted to get a mastectomy to reduce her chances of meeting the same fate. "There's so much in ...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →