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PRS Journal Club: March 2019

  • Creator:   PRSJournal
  • Updated:   2/27/2019
  • Contains:  16 items
This collection contains articles selected by the Resident Ambassadors to the Editorial Board for the March 2019 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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Barriers of Access to Breast Reconstruction: A Systematic Review

Retrouvey, Helene; Solaja, Ogi; Gagliardi, Anna R.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 143(3):465e-476e, March 2019.

Race and Breast Cancer Reconstruction: Is There a Health Care Disparity?

Sharma, Ketan; Grant, David; Parikh, Rajiv; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(2):354-361, August 2016.

Classic Pairing

Distance to a Plastic Surgeon and Type of Insurance Plan Are Independently Predictive of Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction

Roughton, Michelle C.; DiEgidio, Paul; Zhou, Lei; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(2):203e-211e, August 2016.

Classic Pairing

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” discusses the shockingly low rates of women getting breast reconstructions following breast cancer. This new study dives deeper into the barriers preventing women from undergoing this important surgery. This article appears in the August 2016 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 138 Issue 2. “Distance to a Plastic Surgeon and Type of Insurance Plan Are Independently Predictive of Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction” by Roughton, et al. Keywords: Breast reconstruction; Barriers; Insurance;

Introducing BREAST-Q Computerized Adaptive Testing: Short and Individualized Patient-Reported Outcome Assessment following Reconstructive Breast Surgery

Young-Afat, Danny A.; Gibbons, Christopher; Klassen, Anne F.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 143(3):679-684, March 2019.

Creator: Evan Matros, MD
Duration: 3:10
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

In this video, Dr. Evan Matros discusses the article, "The Effect of Radiation on Quality of Life throughout the Breast Reconstruction Process: A Prospective, Longitudinal Pilot Study of 200 Patients with Long-Term Follow-Up" by Devulapalli, Bello, Moin, et al. which appears in the March 2018 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 141 Issue 3.

Keywords: plastic surgery; breast reconstruction; quality of life; radiation; tissue expansion devices; mammaplasty; breast implants; breast; surgical flaps; satisfaction; breast cancer

Achieving Aesthetic Results in the Umbilical Float Mini-Abdominoplasty: Patient Selection and Surgical Technique

Wan, Dinah; Hubbard, Bradley A.; Byrd, H. Steve

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 143(3):722-732, March 2019.

Impact of Patient Subtype and Surgical Variables on Abdominoplasty Outcomes: A 12-Year Massachusetts General Hospital Experience

Seth, Akhil K.; Lin, Alex M.; Austen, William G. Jr; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 140(5):899-908, November 2017.

Classic Pairing

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Creator: Baker Gordon Symposium on Cosmetic Surgery
Duration: 15:51
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery May 2017, Volume 139, Issue 5;
Dr. Wall, Jr. demonstrates his approach to comprehensive truncal and buttock contouring utilizing three main components: Circumferential SAFELipo including SST Technique (simultaneous separation and tumescence), targeted fat grafting to the mid-buttock with EVL (Expansion Vibration Lipofilling), and full medially-advanced abdominoplasty.
Part 1 of 2.
Baker Gordon Symposium on Cosmetic Surgery.
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Creator: Baker Gordon Symposium on Cosmetic Surgery
Duration: 19:39
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery May 2017, Volume 139, Issue 5;
Dr. Wall, Jr. demonstrates his approach to comprehensive truncal and buttock contouring utilizing three main components: Circumferential SAFELipo including SST Technique (simultaneous separation and tumescence), targeted fat grafting to the mid-buttock with EVL (Expansion Vibration Lipofilling), and full medially-advanced abdominoplasty.
Part 2 of 2.
Baker Gordon Symposium on Cosmetic Surgery.