Patient Safety CME

  • Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Updated:   6/24/2020
  • Contains:  93 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 plasticsurgery.org. 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 memserv@plasticsurgery.org

Patient Safety

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.

Complications and Quality of Life following Reduction Mammaplasty in Adolescents and Young Women

Nuzzi, Laura C.; Firriolo, Joseph M.; Pike, Carolyn M.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(3):572-581, September 2019.

Survival and Disease Recurrence Rates among Breast Cancer Patients following Mastectomy with or without Breast Reconstruction

Siotos, Charalampos; Naska, Androniki; Bello, Ricardo J.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(2):169e-177e, August 2019.

Influence of Age, Sex, and Body Mass Index on the Thickness of the Gluteal Subcutaneous Fat: Implications for Safe Buttock Augmentation Procedures

Frank, Konstantin; Casabona, Gabriela; Gotkin, Robert H.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 144(1):83-92, July 2019.

Surgery for Symptomatic Neuroma: Anatomic Distribution and Predictors of Secondary Surgery

Wolvetang, Nicolaas H. A.; Lans, Jonathan; Verhiel, Svenna H. W. L.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 143(6):1762-1771, June 2019.

Oncologic Trends, Outcomes, and Risk Factors for Locoregional Recurrence: An Analysis of Tumor-to-Nipple Distance and Critical Factors in Therapeutic Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy

Frey, Jordan D.; Salibian, Ara A.; Lee, Jiyon; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 143(6):1575-1585, June 2019.

Evolution of the Surgical Technique for “Breast in a Day” Direct-to-Implant Breast Reconstruction: Transitioning from Dual-Plane to Prepectoral Implant Placement

Antony, Anuja K.; Poirier, Jennifer; Madrigrano, Andrea; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 143(6):1547-1556, June 2019.

Locoregional Cancer Recurrence after Breast Reconstruction: Detection, Management, and Secondary Reconstructive Strategies

Mirzabeigi, Michael N.; Rhemtulla, Irfan A.; Mcdonald, Elizabeth S.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 143(5):1322-1330, May 2019.

The Dutch Breast Implant Registry: Registration of Breast Implant–Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma—A Proof of Concept

Becherer, Babette E.; de Boer, Mintsje; Spronk, Pauline E. R.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 143(5):1298-1306, May 2019.

The Epidemiology of Breast Implant–Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma in Australia and New Zealand Confirms the Highest Risk for Grade 4 Surface Breast Implants

Magnusson, Mark; Beath, Kenneth; Cooter, Rodney; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 143(5):1285-1292, May 2019.

Enhanced Recovery after Surgery Pathway for Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Sebai, Mohamad E.; Siotos, Charalampos; Payne, Rachael M.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 143(3):655-666, March 2019.

Persistent Opioid Use and High-Risk Prescribing in Body Contouring Patients

Bennett, Katelyn G.; Kelley, Brian P.; Vick, Alexis D.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 143(1):87-96, January 2019.

Smoking and Postoperative Complications in Plastic and General Surgical Procedures: A Propensity Score–Matched Analysis of 294,903 Patients from the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Database from 2005 to 2014

Fu, Rose H.; Toyoda, Yoshiko; Li, Lu; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 142(6):1633-1643, December 2018.

Fat Graft Safety after Oncologic Surgery: Addressing the Contradiction between In Vitro and Clinical Studies

Orbay, Hakan; Hinchcliff, Katharine M.; Charvet, Heath J.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 142(6):1489-1499, December 2018.

Understanding Fatal Fat Embolism in Gluteal Lipoinjection: A Review of the Medical Records and Autopsy Reports of 16 Patients

Bayter-Marin, Jorge Enrique; Cárdenas-Camarena, Lázaro; Aguirre-Serrano, Herley; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 142(5):1198-1208, November 2018.

Abdominal Panniculectomy: Determining the Impact of Diabetes on Complications and Risk Factors for Adverse Events

Kantar, Rami S.; Rifkin, William J.; Wilson, Stelios C.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 142(4):462e-471e, October 2018.

The Impact of Once- versus Twice-Daily Enoxaparin Prophylaxis on Risk for Venous Thromboembolism and Clinically Relevant Bleeding

Pannucci, Christopher J.; Fleming, Kory I.; Agarwal, Jayant; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 142(1):239-249, July 2018.

To Admit or Not to Admit: That is the Cleft Lip Question. Confirming the Safety of Outpatient Cleft Lip Repair

Fahradyan, Artur; Galdyn, Izabela; Azadgoli, Beina; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 142(1):159-168, July 2018.