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March 2020 Journal Club: Opioid Special Edition- Adverse Events; Facial Trauma Patients; ERAS Pathways

  • Creator:   PRS Journal
  • Updated:   3/9/2020
  • Contains:  14 items
This collection contains articles selected by the Resident Ambassadors to the Editorial Board for the March 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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Consensus Review of Optimal Perioperative Care in Breast Reconstruction: Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) Society Recommendations

Temple-Oberle, Claire; Shea-Budgell, Melissa A.; Tan, Mark; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 139(5):1056e-1071e, May 2017.

Classic Pairing

Is Enhanced Recovery the New Standard of Care in Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction?

Afonso, Anoushka; Oskar, Sabine; Tan, Kay See; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 139(5):1053-1061, May 2017.

Classic Pairing

Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:39
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
In this video, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of “Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery” talks about the advantages of enhanced recovery pathways for microsurgical breast reconstructions.
This article appears in the May 2017 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 139 Issue 4, “Is Enhanced Recovery the New Standard of Care in Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction” by Afonso et al.
Keywords: morphine, myocutaneous flap; analgesia; ketorolac; mammaplasty; nerve block; analgesics; opioid
Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:32

In this video, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery," discusses how patients and plastic surgeons can work together to combat the opioid epidemic.

Read the March 2019 PRS #PlasticSurgery article, "Opioid Prescribing and Consumption Patterns Following Outpatient Plastic Surgery Procedures" by Rose, Christie, Block, Rao, and Michelotti.

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Keywords: plastic surgery; #PRSHotTopic; opioid; opioid epidemic; pain killers; prescriptions; pain medication; post-cancer breast reconstruction; pills; death; post-op; pain control; surgery; recovery; safety; caretaker; patient care; American; mammoplasty; abdominoplasty;