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April 2020: Breast Recon Special Edition– Prepectoral; Postmastectomy; Process Efficiency & DIEP Flap

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  • Updated:   4/22/2020
  • Contains:  15 items
This collection contains articles selected by the Resident Ambassadors to the Editorial Board for the April 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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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery April 2020, Volume 145, Issue 4;

In this episode of the Award-winning PRS Journal Club Podcast, 2020 Resident Ambassadors to the PRS Editorial Board – Min-Jeong Cho, Casey Kraft, and Ara Salibian- and special guest Maurice Nahabedian, MD, discuss the following articles from the April 2020 issue:

“Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction: Exploring Plastic Surgeon Practice Patterns and Perspectives” by Momoh, Griffith, Hawley, et al.

“Deconstructing the Reconstruction: Evaluation of Process and Efficiency in Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flaps” by Haddock and Teotia.

“Direct-to-Implant, Prepectoral Breast Reconstruction: A Single-Surgeon Experience with 201 Consecutive Patients” by Safran, Al-Halabi, Viezel-Mathieu, et al.

Special Guest Maurice Nahabedian, MD, Professor of Plastic Surgery at the Virginia Commonwealth University College of Medicine Inova branch and surgeon at the National Center for Plastic Surgery.

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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.

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Harvest of the deep inferior epigastric artery flap using electrocautery. From “Evidence Based Medicine – Autologous Breast Reconstruction.” Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: January 2017 – 139(1). MOC. Keywords: Breast reconstruction; Autologous flap; DIEP flap; Harvest;
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