Press Releases

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Updated:   10/24/2018
Contains:  204 items
Press Releases are posted monthly and designed to keep journalists updated on the most current scientific news and selected hot topics from Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

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The full studies highlighted here are available for free for journalists for two months after their release. To request an interview, please contact the American Society of Plastic Surgeons' Public Relations department at 847-882-9900 or media@plasticsurgery.org.

Preoperative Multimodal Analgesia Decreases Postanesthesia Care Unit Narcotic Use and Pain Scores in Outpatient Breast Surgery

Barker, Jenny C.; DiBartola, Kaitlin; Wee, Corinne; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 142(4):443e-450e, October 2018.

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Factors Influencing Patient Satisfaction in Plastic Surgery: A Nationwide Analysis

Chen, Kevin; Congiusta, Susan; Nash, Ira S.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 142(3):820-825, September 2018.

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A Prospective Evaluation of Three-Dimensional Image Simulation: Patient-Reported Outcomes and Mammometrics in Primary Breast Augmentation

Overschmidt, Bo; Qureshi, Ali A.; Parikh, Rajiv P.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 142(2):133e-144e, August 2018.

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BRCA Mutations in the Young, High-Risk Female Population: Genetic Testing, Management of Prophylactic Therapies, and Implications for Plastic Surgeons

Salibian, Ara A.; Frey, Jordan D.; Choi, Mihye; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 141(6):1341-1350, June 2018.

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Happy and Unhappy Patients: A Quantitative Analysis of Online Plastic Surgeon Reviews for Breast Augmentation

Dorfman, Robert G.; Purnell, Chad; Qiu, Cecil; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 141(5):663e-673e, May 2018.

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Breast Cancer following Augmentation Mammaplasty: A Case-Control Study

Sosin, Michael; Devulapalli, Chaitan; Fehring, Charles; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 141(4):833-840, April 2018.

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Outcomes after Phalloplasty: Do Transgender Patients and Multiple Urethral Procedures Carry a Higher Rate of Complication?

Remington, Austin C.; Morrison, Shane D.; Massie, Jonathan P.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 141(2):220e-229e, February 2018.

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The Public Face of Transplantation: The Potential of Education to Expand the Face Donor Pool

Plana, Natalie M.; Kimberly, Laura L.; Parent, Brendan; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 141(1):176-185, January 2018.

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Behind the Black Box: The Evidence for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Warning about the Risk of General Anesthesia in Children Younger than 3 Years

Derderian, Christopher A.; Szmuk, Peter; Derderian, Courtney K.

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 140(4):787-792, October 2017.

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Facial Danger Zones: Techniques to Maximize Safety during Soft-Tissue Filler Injections

Scheuer, Jack F. III; Sieber, David A.; Pezeshk, Ronnie A.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 139(5):1103-1108, May 2017.

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Differences in the Reporting of Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities among Three Large National Databases for Breast Reconstruction

Kamali, Parisa; Zettervall, Sara L.; Wu, Winona; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 139(4):795-807, April 2017.

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Branford, Olivier A.; Kamali, Parisa; Rohrich, Rod J.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(6):1354-1365, December 2016.

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Barriers to Reconstructive Surgery in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Cross-Sectional Study of 453 Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Patients in Vietnam

Yao, Caroline A.; Swanson, Jordan; Chanson, Dayana; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(5):887e-895e, November 2016.

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A Comparison of Psychological Response, Body Image, Sexuality, and Quality of Life between Immediate and Delayed Autologous Tissue Breast Reconstruction: A Prospective Long-Term Outcome Study

Zhong, Toni; Hu, Jiayi; Bagher, Shaghayegh; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(4):772-780, October 2016.

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Total Face, Eyelids, Ears, Scalp, and Skeletal Subunit Transplant: A Reconstructive Solution for the Full Face and Total Scalp Burn

Sosin, Michael; Ceradini, Daniel J.; Levine, Jamie P.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(1):205-219, July 2016.

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Unnecessary Emergency Transfers for Evaluation by a Plastic Surgeon: A Burden to Patients and the Health Care System

Drolet, Brian C.; Tandon, Vickram J.; Ha, Austin Y.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 137(6):1927-1933, June 2016.

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Quality of Life and Patient-Reported Outcomes in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Multicenter Comparison of Four Abdominally Based Autologous Reconstruction Methods

Macadam, Sheina A.; Zhong, Toni; Weichman, Katie; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 137(3):758-771, March 2016.

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Lipofilling of the Breast Does Not Increase the Risk of Recurrence of Breast Cancer: A Matched Controlled Study

Kronowitz, Steven J.; Mandujano, Cosman Camilo; Liu, Jun; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 137(2):385-393, February 2016.

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The Effect of Chemodenervation by Botulinum Neurotoxin on the Degradation of Hyaluronic Acid Fillers: An Experimental Study

Küçüker, Ismail; Aksakal, Ibrahim Alper; Polat, Ahmet Veysel; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 137(1):109-113, January 2016.

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Cohesivity of Hyaluronic Acid Fillers: Development and Clinical Implications of a Novel Assay, Pilot Validation with a Five-Point Grading Scale, and Evaluation of Six U.S. Food and Drug Administration–Approved Fillers

Sundaram, Hema; Rohrich, Rod J.; Liew, Steven; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 136(4):678-686, October 2015.

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Optimizing Hybrid Occlusion in Face-Jaw-Teeth Transplantation: A Preliminary Assessment of Real-Time Cephalometry as Part of the Computer-Assisted Planning and Execution Workstation for Craniomaxillofacial Surgery

Murphy, Ryan J.; Basafa, Ehsan; Hashemi, Sepehr; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 136(2):350-362, August 2015.

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Antiaging Treatment of the Facial Skin by Fat Graft and Adipose-Derived Stem Cells

Charles-de-Sá, Luiz; Gontijo-de-Amorim, Natale Ferreira; Maeda Takiya, Christina; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 135(4):999-1009, April 2015.

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