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PRS Journal Club December 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 December 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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Is Postoperative Intensive Care Unit Care Necessary following Cranial Vault Remodeling for Sagittal Synostosis?

Wolfswinkel, Erik M.; Howell, Lori K.; Fahradyan, Artur; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 140(6):1235-1239, December 2017.

The Impact of Age at Surgery on Long-Term Neuropsychological Outcomes in Sagittal Craniosynostosis

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

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 134(4):608e-617e, October 2014.

Classic Pairing

Creator: Jeff Fearon MD
Duration: 6:11
Video 2 features Dr. Fearon addressing how to treat single sutural synostosis. From the MOC article, “Evidence-Based Medicine – Craniosynostosis”, May 2014. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Keywords: Craniofacial; Craniosynostosis; Management; Surgical technique;
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Creator: Scott Bartlett
Duration: 6:56
Surgical correction of unicoronal synostosis using a modified fronto-orbital reconstruction technique is displayed. From “Evidence-Based Medicine: Non-syndromic Craniosynostosis.” Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: July 2017 – 140 (1). MOC.
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Creator: Christopher R. Forrest, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS
Duration: 08:07
This video outlines the philosophies in the management of the cranial vault in infants presenting with syndromic craniosynostosis highlighting some of the limitations of surgical treatment. From the “Craniofacial Syndromes and Surgery” CME, January 2013. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Keywords: Craniofacial; Pediatric; Syndrome; Congenital anomalies; Management;