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Research & Reviews  3,516 results

Barriers to breast reconstruction for socioeconomically disadvantaged women.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10549-022-06697-y
Breast Cancer Research and Treatment; Stankowski TJ, Schumacher JR et. al.

Aug 16th, 2022 - Socioeconomic disparities in post-mastectomy breast reconstruction exist. Key informants have suggested that finding providers who accept Medicaid insurance and longer travel time to a plastic surgeon are important barriers. Our objective was to a...

Laparoscopically Harvested Omental Flap for Immediate Total Breast Reconstruction; Less...
https://doi.org/10.1177/15533506221120149
Surgical Innovation; Kahter A, Ghazy H et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - Background. Most of the publications about Laparoscopically harvested omental flap after skin sparing mastectomy were case reports or case series. Most of them were designed for partial breast reconstruction and were lacking long-term follow-up fo...

Synchronous surgery and immediate reconstruction of double primary cancers of the ovary...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000029607
Medicine Huang CH, Kuo YR et. al.

Aug 13th, 2022 - There has been an ongoing debate about the benefits and risks between synchronous surgery and two independent surgery of ovary tumor removal and breast reconstruction. Here we report a synchronous oncological surgery and immediate postmastectomy r...

Long-term outcomes of implant-based immediate breast reconstruction with and without ra...
https://doi.org/10.1093/bjs/znac283
The British Journal of Surgery; de Boniface J, Coudé Adam H et. al.

Aug 12th, 2022 - Radiotherapy (RT) is a risk factor for impaired outcomes after implant-based immediate breast reconstruction (IBR). Large studies including long-term follow-up are relatively scarce. The purpose of this analysis was to assess long-term effects of ...

Postoperative Tachycardia in Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flap Breast Reconstruc...
https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0042-1751274
Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery; Bernstein JL, Huang H et. al.

Aug 12th, 2022 - Many patients who undergo free flap breast reconstruction develop postoperative hemodynamic changes, most noticeably, tachycardia. As there is currently no consensus on whether this tachycardia leads to clinically significant morbidity, it can tri...

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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  371 results

Robot-assisted vs. Open Nipple-sparing Mastectomy With Immediate Breast Reconstruction
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05490433

Aug 10th, 2022 - - Detail: This study is a multi-organ randomized clinical trial that evaluates oncological results of RNSM compared to conventional papillary preservation mastectomy (Conventional Nipple Sparing Mastectomy, CNSM). Retrospective studies on robot-en...

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

Aug 9th, 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...

Validity and Reliability of Arabic Version of Breast Questionnaire
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05415033

Aug 9th, 2022 - Breast cancer is the second most common cancer among women in the United States, with an estimated 246,660 . Breast cancer patients and survivors now have many surgical options, which emphasizes the importance of understanding the long-term qualit...

Negative Pressure in PAP Donor Sites
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05491473

Aug 8th, 2022 - A retrospective chart review will be conducted to identify patients who received breast reconstruction using free profunda artery perforator (PAP) flap by the investigators from January 2015 to August 2021. The included patients will be grouped in...

Comparing AlloDerm and DermACELL in Breast Reconstruction
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04710537

Aug 4th, 2022 - The investigators' study aims to determine if there is a significant difference in postoperative outcomes when using DermACELL or AlloDerm, two acellular dermal matrix products, in breast reconstruction. Patients who are undergoing bilateral maste...

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News  141 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  12 results see all →