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PRS Journal Club July 2017

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  • Updated:   8/22/2019
  • Contains:  14 items
This collection contains articles selected by the Resident Ambassadors to the Editorial Board for the July 2017 PRS Journal Club. Each article from the current issue has been selected for further discussions in Journal Clubs around the country, on Twitter, and in the PRS Journal Club Podcasts and will be marked with a “Journal Club” icon.

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The Concepts of Propeller, Perforator, Keystone, and Other Local Flaps and Their Role in the Evolution of Reconstruction

Mohan, Anita T.; Sur, Yoo Joon; Zhu, Lin; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(4):710e-729e, October 2016.

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A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Perforator-Pedicled Propeller Flaps in Lower Extremity Defects: Identification of Risk Factors for Complications

Bekara, Farid; Herlin, Christian; Mojallal, Ali; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 137(1):314-331, January 2016.

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Tumor-to-Nipple Distance as a Predictor of Nipple Involvement: Expanding the Inclusion Criteria for Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy

Dent, Briar L.; Miller, Jake A.; Eden, Daniel J.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 140(1):1e-8e, July 2017.

Creator: Melissa A. Crosby, MD, FACS
Duration: 4:29
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
In this video, Melissa A. Crosby, MD, FACS discusses the article “Nipple Sparing Mastectomy for Prophylactic and Therapeutic Indications” by Spear et al. appearing in the November 2011 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 128, Issue 5. Keywords: Breast reconstruction; Nipple sparing; Mastectomy; Safety; Recurrence;

Spring-Assisted Cranioplasty for the Correction of Nonsyndromic Scaphocephaly: A Quantitative Analysis of 100 Consecutive Cases

Rodgers, Will; Glass, Graeme E.; Schievano, Silvia; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 140(1):125-134, July 2017.

The Effects of Whole-Vault Cranioplasty versus Strip Craniectomy on Long-Term Neuropsychological Outcomes in Sagittal Craniosynostosis

Hashim, Peter W.; Patel, Anup; Yang, Jenny F.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 134(3):491-501, September 2014.

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Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:23
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

In this video, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of “Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery” weights in on the topic of when the time is right for surgery involving cranial defects, and the increased risk of neurologic dysfunction in those with severe Metopic Craniosynostosis.

This article appears in the February, 2017 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 139 Issue 2, “The Severity of Deformity in Metopic Craniosynostosis Is Correlated with the Degree of Neurologic Dysfunction” By Yang et al.

. Keywords: Craniofacial; Synostosis; Surgical treatment; Neurologic function;