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February 2020: Pediatric Hemifacial Atrophy; Lower Extremity Lymphedema; 2-Year Breast Reconstruction Costs

  • Creator:   PRS Journal
  • Updated:   1/28/2020
  • Contains:  14 items
This collection contains articles selected by the Resident Ambassadors to the Editorial Board for the February 2020 PRS Journal Club. Each article from the current issue has been selected for further discussions in Journal Clubs around the country, on Facebook, and in the PRS Journal Club Podcasts and will be marked with a “Journal Club” icon.

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Is Single-Stage Prosthetic Reconstruction Cost Effective? A Cost-Utility Analysis for the Use of Direct-to-Implant Breast Reconstruction Relative to Expander-Implant Reconstruction in Postmastectomy Patients

Krishnan, Naveen M.; Fischer, John P.; Basta, Marten N.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(3):537-547, September 2016.

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Creator: Joseph J Disa, MD
Duration: 7:33
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
This video demonstrates the use of an alloderm sling for improved implant coverage for alloplastic breast reconstruction as described by Dr. Joseph J. Disa. From the “Breast Reconstruction after Breast Cancer” CME, June 2011. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Keywords: Breast reconstruction; Acellular dermal matrix; Tissue expander; Immediate;

Regional Patterns of Fluid and Fat Accumulation in Patients with Lower Extremity Lymphedema Using Magnetic Resonance Angiography

Dayan, Joseph H.; Wiser, Itay; Verma, Richa; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 145(2):555-563, February 2020.

Current Concepts in the Surgical Management of Lymphedema

Kung, Theodore A.; Champaneria, Manish C.; Maki, Jeffrey H.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 139(4):1003e-1013e, April 2017.

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Creator: Peter Neligan
Duration: 0:41
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery April 2017, Volume 139, Issue 4;
Identification of functional lymphatic channels. From “Current Concepts in the Surgical Management of Lymphedema.” Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: April 2017 – 139(4). CME. Keywords: lymphedema, lymph node, lymphaticovenular anastomosis, vascularized lymph node transfer, lymphatic surgery, lymphangiography, lymphoscintigraphy, indocyanine green;