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Jan 2021 Journal Club: Lymphovenous Anastomosis; Anterolateral Thigh Perforator Variation; Radial Sensory Nerve Neuroma

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  • Updated:   12/21/2020
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This collection contains articles selected by the Resident Ambassadors to the Editorial Board for the January 2021 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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Creator: PRS Journal
Duration: 53:53
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery January 2021, Volume 147, Issue 1S-1;
In this episode of the Award-winning PRS Journal Club Podcast, 2021 Resident Ambassadors to the PRS Editorial Board – Saïd Azoury, Lindsay Janes, and Ara Salibian- and special guest Stephen K. Kovach, III, MD, discuss the following articles from the January 2021 issue:

“Changing the Paradigm: Lymphovenous Anastomosis in Advanced Stage Lower Extremity Lymphedema” by Cha, Oh, Cho, et al.

“Musculoseptocutaneous Perforator of Anterolateral Thigh Flap: A Clinical Study” by Hsieh, Leow, Cheong, et al.

“Long-Term Outcomes after Surgical Treatment of Radial Sensory Nerve Neuromas: Patient-Reported Outcomes and Rate of Secondary Surgery” by Gottlieb, Wastenberg, Chen, et al.

Special Guest Stephen K. Kovach, III, MD, is the Herndon B. Lehr Endowed Associate Professor of Plastic and Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania and Co-Director of Penn Orthoplastic Limb Salvage Center.

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Surgery for Symptomatic Neuroma: Anatomic Distribution and Predictors of Secondary Surgery

Wolvetang, Nicolaas H. A.; Lans, Jonathan; Verhiel, Svenna H. W. L.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 143(6):1762-1771, June 2019.

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Creator: Susan Mackinnon
Duration: 22:12
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
This video presents a complete update on nerve entrapment. From the CME article "Nerve Entrapment: Update." January 2015. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Keywords: Peripheral nerve; Entrapment; Mangement;

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: Ming-Huei Cheng, MD, MBA, FACS
Duration: 3:45

Video demonstrates Lymphovenous anastomosis in a side-to-end fashion. From "Comparison of Outcomes between Side-to-End and End-to-End Lymphovenous Anastomoses for Early-Grade Extremity Lymphedema." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: August 2019 - 144 (2).

Keywords: extremity lymphedema, lymphovenous anastomosis, end-to-side anastomosis, side-to-end anastomosis, indocyanine green, Cheng's lymphedema grade

Free Tissue Transfers and Replantation

Saint-Cyr, Michel; Wong, Corrine; Buchel, Edward W.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 130(6):858e-878e, December 2012.

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