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Monthly Plastic Surgery Hot Topic Videos

  • Creator:   PRSJournal
  • Updated:   4/27/2020
  • Contains:  6 items
Plastic Surgery Hot Topic Videos, featuring Editor-in-Chief Rod J. Rohrich, MD. #PRSHotTopic

Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:25
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
There are board-certified plastic surgeons all around the world who provide patients with great results. However, undergoing a cosmetic procedure in a foreign country can potentially lead to significant problems and complications such as unfamiliar bacterial infections.

Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, " discusses the benefits of early surgical treatment versus conservative management.

Read the May 2020 PRS #PlasticSurgery article, "Early Surgical Management of Medical Tourism Complications Improves Patient Outcomes" Adabi, Stern, Kinkhabwala, Weichman, Garfein, Tepper, and Conejero.

For consumer information on plastic surgery, and to find a board-certified plastic surgeon in your area visit http://plasticsurgery.org

Keywords: plastic surgery; #PRSHotTopic; medical tourism; abdominoplasty; academic practice; ambulatory surgery topics; body contouring; cosmetic surgery; economics; evidence based medicine; health policy; liposuction; special topic; surgical management; treatment; infection; surgery abroad; medical tourist
Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:42
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Craniomaxillofacial (CMF) injuries are quite common in the United States, around 1 million a year, and are frequently transferred for a specialist evaluation. But does every CMF injury require transfer to a specialist?

Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, " discusses a new investigation of the necessity, cost, and effects of emergency transfers for patients with craniomaxillofacial trauma.

Read the May 2020 PRS #PlasticSurgery article, "Unnecessary Interfacility Transfers for Craniomaxillofacial Trauma" Pontell, Colazo, and Drolet.

For consumer information on plastic surgery, and to find a board-certified plastic surgeon in your area visit http://plasticsurgery.org

Keywords: plastic surgery; #PRSHotTopic; CMF; craniomaxillofacial injuries; head trauma; facial trauma; trauma care; craniofacial surgery; emergency care; isolated craniomaxillofacial trauma; facial trauma; craniomax trauma; health policy; mandible fractures; maxillofacial surgery; oral surgery;
Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:09
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
After a mastectomy, many women choose to finish the fight against cancer by having breast reconstruction surgery. There are two major breast reconstruction methods: autologous and alloplastic. But which procedure improves quality of life the most?

Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, " discusses a new study that used the Breast-Q to compare alloplastic and autologous breast reconstruction outcomes to see which technique provides the most improvement.

Read the May 2020 PRS #PlasticSurgery article, "Outcome of Quality of Life for Women Undergoing Autologous versus Alloplastic Breast Reconstruction following Mastectomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis" by Eltahir, Krabbe-Timmerman, Sadok, Werker, and de Bock.

For consumer information on plastic surgery, and to find a board-certified plastic surgeon in your area visit http://plasticsurgery.org

Keywords: plastic surgery; #PRSHotTopic; breast reconstruction; breast surgery; breast cancer; mastectomy; autologous breast reconstruction; BREAST-Q; alloplastic breast reconstruction; meta-analysis; breast satisfaction; psychosocial; DIEP flap; free flap; breast;
Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:14
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Even though we all get older, facial aging is still widely misunderstood. In this video, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery," discusses a new study that that created 3D models of 600 faces over 50 years to answer learn more about facial aging.

Read the April 2020 PRS #PlasticSurgery article, "Facial Aging: A 54-Year, Three-Dimensional Population Study" by Lambros.

For consumer information on plastic surgery, and to find a board-certified plastic surgeon in your area visit http://plasticsurgery.org

Keywords: plastic surgery; cosmetic surgery; facial aging; 3D camera; faces; age; Gif animation; filler injection; models; nasolabial;
Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:13
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Jowls tend to occur naturally as we gain excess fat around our own jawlines and can be treated with various procedures, including liposuction. But, the author of this new study explored a non-invasive approach instead. In this video, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery," discusses new research into the ability of ATX-101 (deoxycholic acid injection) to "melt" the jowl fat away and give patients their desired jawline.

Read the April 2020 PRS #PlasticSurgery article, "mprovement in Jowl Fat following ATX-101 Treatment: Results from a Single-Site Study" by Shridharani.

For consumer information on plastic surgery, and to find a board-certified plastic surgeon in your area visit http://plasticsurgery.org

Keywords: Jowl fat; aging; jawline fat; ATX 101; submental fat; injections; skin; jawline; cosmetic surgery; buccal fat pads; fat compartments; liposuction; Deoxycholic acid injection; acid; mandible; collagen; jowling;
Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:07
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Even though the ability to safely perform direct-to-implant prepectoral breast reconstruction after mastectomy has expanded, many surgeons still ‘play it safe’ by strictly deciding which women qualify for it. In this video, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery," discusses a new study that reviewed over 200 prepectoral breast reconstruction patients to determine if that caution is still warranted or if more women can be considered for this procedure.

Read the April 2020 PRS #PlasticSurgery article, "Direct-to-Implant, Prepectoral Breast Reconstruction: A Single-Surgeon Experience with 201 Consecutive Patients" by Safran, Ali-Halabi, Viezel-Mathieu, Boileau, and Dionisopoulos.

For consumer information on plastic surgery, and to find a board-certified plastic surgeon in your area visit http://plasticsurgery.org

Keywords: breast reconstruction; breast; pre-pectoral breast reconstruction; plastic surgery; breast surgery; mastectomy; post-mastectomy; acellular dermal matrix; breast cancer; pre-pec; prepectoral breast reconstruction; grafts; postmastectomy radiotherapy; radiotherapy;