Patient Safety CME

  • Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Updated:   4/26/2022
  • Contains:  197 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

Does the Duration of Perioperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis Influence the Incidence of Postoperative Surgical-Site Infections in Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction in Women with Breast Cancer? A Retrospective Study

Rothe, Kathrin; Münster, Nathalie; Hapfelmeier, Alexander; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 149(4):617e-628e, April 2022.

American Society of Plastic Surgeons Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline Revision: Reduction Mammaplasty

Perdikis, Galen; Dillingham, Claire; Boukovalas, Stefanos; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 149(3):392e-409e, March 2022.

Facial Gender Surgery: Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Consensus Guidelines from the International Facial Gender Symposium

Coon, Devin; Berli, Jens; Oles, Norah; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 149(1):212-224, January 2022.

Short- and Long-Term Outcomes following Severe Traumatic Lower Extremity Reconstruction: The Value of an Orthoplastic Limb Salvage Center to Racially Underserved Communities

Naga, Hani I.; Azoury, Saïd C.; Othman, Sammy; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 148(3):646-654, September 2021.

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.