Patient Safety CME

  • Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Updated:   4/26/2021
  • Contains:  144 items

By reading these articles, you are entitled to claim one (1) hour of Category 2 Patient Safety Credit. ASPS members can claim this credit by logging on to their dashboard at Within the CME>SUMMARY section, click on the “Submit CME” link and complete the short submission form. Questions regarding this process can be directed to the ASPS Membership Services Department via phone at 847-228-9900 or via email at [email protected]

Patient Safety

Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline: Reconstruction after Skin Cancer Resection

Chen, Andrew; Albertini, John G.; Bordeaux, Jeremy S.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 147(5):812e-829e, May 2021.

Rhinosurgery during and after the COVID-19 Pandemic: International Consensus Conference Statement on Preliminary Perioperative Safety Measures

Haug, Martin D.; Lekakis, Garyfalia; Bussi, Mario; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 147(5):1087-1095, May 2021.

Optimal Dosing of Prophylactic Enoxaparin after Surgical Procedures: Results of the Double-Blind, Randomized, Controlled FIxed or Variable Enoxaparin (FIVE) Trial

Pannucci, Christopher J.; Fleming, Kory I.; Bertolaccini, Corinne; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 147(4):947-958, April 2021.

Evidence-Based Performance Measures for Rhinoplasty: A Multidisciplinary Performance Measure Set

Manahan, Michele A.; Fedok, Fred; Davidson, Caryn; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 147(2):222e-230e, February 2021.

Patient Blood Management Strategies to Avoid Transfusions in Body Contouring Operations: Controlled Clinical Trial

Enrique Bayter-Marin, Jorge; Cárdenas-Camarena, Lázaro; Peña, William E.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 147(2):355-363, February 2021.

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Management of Diabetic Foot Ulcers: Indocyanine Green Angiography May Be Used as a Biomarker to Analyze Perfusion and Predict Response to Treatment

Hajhosseini, Babak; Chiou, Grace J.; Virk, Sarah S.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 147(1):209-214, January 2021.

The Influence of Fat Grafting on Breast Imaging after Postmastectomy Reconstruction: A Matched Cohort Analysis

Cason, Roger W.; Shammas, Ronnie L.; Broadwater, Gloria; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 146(6):1227-1236, December 2020.

Outcomes and Predictors of Wound Healing among Patients with Complex Diabetic Foot Wounds Treated with a Dermal Regeneration Template (Integra)

Hicks, Caitlin W.; Zhang, George Q.; Canner, Joseph K.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 146(4):893-902, October 2020.

The Reducing Opioid Use in Children with Clefts Protocol: A Multidisciplinary Quality Improvement Effort to Reduce Perioperative Opioid Use in Patients Undergoing Cleft Surgery

Lee, Alfred; Chang, Brian L.; Yan, Chen; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 145(2):507-516, February 2020.

The Risk of Complications after Carpal Tunnel Release in Patients Taking Acetylsalicylic Acid as Platelet Inhibition: A Multicenter Propensity Score–Matched Study

Kaltenborn, Alexander; Frey-Wille, Stefanie; Hoffmann, Sebastian; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 145(2):360e-367e, February 2020.

Infections following Immediate Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction: A Case-Control Study over 11 Years

Banuelos, Joseph; Sabbagh, M. Diya; Roh, Si-Gyun; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(6):1270-1277, December 2019.

A Prospective, Multicenter, Randomized, Evaluator-Blinded, Split-Hand Study to Evaluate the Effectiveness and Safety of Large-Gel-Particle Hyaluronic Acid with Lidocaine for the Correction of Volume Deficits in the Dorsal Hand

Moradi, Amir; Allen, Shawn; Bank, David; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(4):586e-596e, October 2019.

Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity: A Narrative Literature Review and Clinical Update on Prevention, Diagnosis, and Management

Gitman, Marina; Fettiplace, Michael R.; Weinberg, Guy L.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(3):783-795, September 2019.