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Research & Reviews  7,045 results

Routine Postoperative Antibiotics After Tissue Expander Placement Postmastectomy Does N...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000002826
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Yamin F, Nouri A et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - In an attempt to reduce the incidence of infectious complications after tissue expander-based breast reconstruction, the routine administration of postoperative antibiotics regimen is common in many practices. In recent years, there has been a ple...

Revision Rates in Prepectoral Versus Subpectoral Delayed-Immediate Autologous Breast Re...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000002760
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Patel AA, Cemaj SL et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Breast reconstruction in the prepectoral plane has recently fallen into favor. Minimizing the number of revisionary procedures after reconstruction is an important factor in improving patient care, but long-term studies on the effects of prepector...

An 11-year Institutional Review of Nipple-Areolar Complex Tattooing for Breast Reconstr...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000002820
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Weissler JM, Kuruoglu D et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Nipple-areolar complex (NAC) tattooing remains a simple and safe procedure, which complements breast reconstruction. This study reviews 11 years of NAC tattooing to identify risk factors for tattoo-related complications. Patients undergoing NAC ta...

Autologous Fat Grafting and the Occurrence of Radiation-Induced Capsular Contracture.
https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000002817
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Martin S, Cai L et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Radiation therapy is a known risk factor for capsular contracture formation after implant-based breast reconstruction. Although autologous fat grafting (AFG) has been shown to reverse radiation-induced tissue fibrosis, its use as a prophylactic ag...

Is It Worth the Risk? Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy With Immediate Bilateral Br...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000002802
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Chadab TM, Bernstein JL et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - An increasing number of women are choosing to undergo contralateral prophylactic mastectomy with immediate bilateral breast reconstruction. Operating on the contralateral noncancer side is not without its own set of risks. We sought to compare com...

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Guidelines  15 results

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 6th, 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...

ESTRO ACROP consensus guideline for target volume delineation in the setting of postmas...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2019.04.010
Radiotherapy and Oncology : Journal of the European Socie... Kaidar-Person O, Vrou Offersen B et. al.

May 20th, 2019 - Immediate breast reconstruction (IBR) rates after mastectomy are increasing. Postmastectomy radiation therapy (PMRT) contouring guidelines for target volumes in the setting of IBR are lacking. Therefore, many patients who have had IBR receive PMRT...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Imaging of Deep Inferior Epigastric Arteries for Surgical...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2017.08.047
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Oliva IB et. al.

Nov 5th, 2017 - Breast cancer is the most common malignancy in women in the United States. Breast reconstruction surgery is a commonly used therapy for patients with breast cancer. The technique for the deep inferior epigastric perforator flap uses a preserved re...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Imaging of Deep Inferior Epigastric Arteries for Surgical Plann...
https://www.jacr.org/article/S1546-1440(17)31103-1/fulltext
Oliva, I.

Oct 31st, 2017 - Breast cancer is the most common malignancy in women in the United States. Breast reconstruction surgery is a commonly used therapy for patients with breast cancer.

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 26th, 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...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  7,287 results

Routine Postoperative Antibiotics After Tissue Expander Placement Postmastectomy Does N...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000002826
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Yamin F, Nouri A et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - In an attempt to reduce the incidence of infectious complications after tissue expander-based breast reconstruction, the routine administration of postoperative antibiotics regimen is common in many practices. In recent years, there has been a ple...

Revision Rates in Prepectoral Versus Subpectoral Delayed-Immediate Autologous Breast Re...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000002760
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Patel AA, Cemaj SL et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Breast reconstruction in the prepectoral plane has recently fallen into favor. Minimizing the number of revisionary procedures after reconstruction is an important factor in improving patient care, but long-term studies on the effects of prepector...

An 11-year Institutional Review of Nipple-Areolar Complex Tattooing for Breast Reconstr...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000002820
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Weissler JM, Kuruoglu D et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Nipple-areolar complex (NAC) tattooing remains a simple and safe procedure, which complements breast reconstruction. This study reviews 11 years of NAC tattooing to identify risk factors for tattoo-related complications. Patients undergoing NAC ta...

Autologous Fat Grafting and the Occurrence of Radiation-Induced Capsular Contracture.
https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000002817
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Martin S, Cai L et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Radiation therapy is a known risk factor for capsular contracture formation after implant-based breast reconstruction. Although autologous fat grafting (AFG) has been shown to reverse radiation-induced tissue fibrosis, its use as a prophylactic ag...

Is It Worth the Risk? Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy With Immediate Bilateral Br...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000002802
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Chadab TM, Bernstein JL et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - An increasing number of women are choosing to undergo contralateral prophylactic mastectomy with immediate bilateral breast reconstruction. Operating on the contralateral noncancer side is not without its own set of risks. We sought to compare com...

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News  199 results

Acellular Dermal Matrix (ADM) Products Used in Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction Differ in Complication Rates: FDA Safety Communication | FDA
https://www.fda.gov/medical-devices/safety-communications/acellular-dermal-matrix-adm-products-used-implant-based-breast-reconstruction-differ-complication

Date Issued: March 31, 2021 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is informing patients, caregivers, and health care providers that certain acellular dermal matrix (ADM) products used in implant-based breast reconstruction may have a higher ...

Patients Who Choose to 'Go Flat' After Mastectomies Report High Satisfaction
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945276

Feb 4th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Most women who received a mastectomy and decided to "go flat" rather than undergo breast reconstruction reported that they were happy with their surgeries, according to a team of surgeons and oncologists. As part of a g...

Textured Implants Linked to Worse Breast Cancer Outcomes
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943087

Dec 21st, 2020 - Numerous studies have demonstrated that textured breast implants predispose women who undergo breast reconstruction to breast implant-associated anaplastic large-cell lymphoma. Now, an analysis of new data from a cohort study of 650 women who unde...

Immediate Breast Reconstruction Feasible Following Neoadjuvant Chemo
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/941659

Nov 26th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Long-term oncologic outcomes following neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer are similar with immediate breast reconstruction and conventional mastectomy alone, regardless of response to chemo, according to a retro...

Good News on Nipple-Sparing Breast Surgery
https://www.medpagetoday.com/hematologyoncology/breastcancer/81903

Aug 30th, 2019 - Incidence of breast cancer recurrence in the nipple-areola complex (NAC) following nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM) and immediate breast reconstruction was extremely limited over the long term, Korean investigators found, and cancers that did recur...

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Patient Education  13 results see all →