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PRS Journal Club November 2017

  • Creator:   PRSJournal
  • Updated:   12/28/2017
  • Contains:  15 items
This collection contains articles selected by the Resident Ambassadors to the Editorial Board for the November 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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Abdominoplasty with Lymphatic Microsurgery for Patients with Secondary Lower Extremity Lymphedema

Akita, Shinsuke; Yamaji, Yoshihisa; Tokumoto, Hideki; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 140(5):719e-723e, November 2017.

  • Journal Club
    Podcast
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Creator: Peter Neligan
Duration: 2:29
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery April 2017, Volume 139, Issue 4;
The author’s technique for lymphaticovenular anastomosis. From “Current Concepts in the Surgical Management of Lymphedema.” Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: April 2017 – 139(4). CME.

Sural Nerve Splitting in Reverse Sural Artery Perforator Flap: Anatomical Study in 40 Cadaver Legs

Kim, Hyeonwoo; Hu, Julong; Chang, Hak; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 140(5):1024-1032, November 2017.

  • Journal Club
    Cover Article
    Podcast
    Best Paper
Creator: Greg Hallock MD
Duration: 4:31
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Video 2 shows a subunit approach for choosing flap priorities for the foot & ankle. From the MOC article, “Evidence-Based Medicine – Lower Extremity Acute Trauma”, December 2013. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Keywords: Lower extremity; Reconstruction; Flap; Perforator flap;

Not All Gustilo Type IIIB Fractures Are Created Equal: Arterial Injury Impacts Limb Salvage Outcomes

Stranix, John T.; Lee, Z-Hye; Jacoby, Adam; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 140(5):1033-1041, November 2017.

  • Discussion
    Journal Club
    Podcast

Does Vascular Injury Affect the Outcome of Open Tibial Fractures?

Chummun, Shaheel; Wigglesworth, Thomas A.; Young, Katie; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 131(2):303-309, February 2013.

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  • Video Discussion
Creator: Greg Hallock MD
Duration: 2:36
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Video 1 defines the zones of the lower extremity and their corresponding traditional flap priorities. From the MOC article, “Evidence-Based Medicine – Lower Extremity Acute Trauma”, December 2013. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Keywords: Lower extremity; Reconstruction; Flap; Perforator flap;