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July 2016 - Volume 138 - Issue 1
pp: 1-327,1e-172e

Original Articles


Comparison of Outcomes following Autologous Breast Reconstruction Using the DIEP and Pedicled TRAM Flaps: A 12-Year Clinical Retrospective Study and Literature Review

Knox, Aaron D. C.; Ho, Adelyn L.; Leung, Leslie; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(1):16-28, July 2016.


Original Articles


Prospective and Bidirectional Cross-Sectional Associations between Body Mass Index and Physical Activity following Liposuction: A Cohort Study

Valente, Denis Souto; Padoin, Alexandre Vontobel; Carvalho, Lauro Aita; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(1):48e-54e, July 2016.

Special Topics



Original Articles


Peripheral Motor and Sensory Nerve Conduction following Transplantation of Undifferentiated Autologous Adipose Tissue–Derived Stem Cells in a Biodegradable U.S. Food and Drug Administration–Approved Nerve Conduit

Klein, Silvan M.; Vykoukal, Jody; Li, De-Pei; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(1):132-139, July 2016.


Outcomes Article


Original Articles


Single-Stage Resection of Type II Constriction Rings in Limbs on the Basis of Histologic and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Observations: A Retrospective Study of 21 Consecutive Patients

Jiang, Yongkang; Mao, Hailei; Yang, Xi; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(1):164-173, July 2016.


Outcomes Article


Original Article


Ideas and Innovations


Special Topic



Head and Neck: Original Articles


Total Face, Eyelids, Ears, Scalp, and Skeletal Subunit Transplant: A Reconstructive Solution for the Full Face and Total Scalp Burn

Sosin, Michael; Ceradini, Daniel J.; Levine, Jamie P.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(1):205-219, July 2016.

Head and Neck: Ideas and Innovations


Trunk: Original Articles


Lower Extremity: Original Article


Multisite Lymphaticovenular Bypass Using Supermicrosurgery Technique for Lymphedema Management in Lower Lymphedema Cases

Mihara, Makoto; Hara, Hisako; Tange, Shuichi; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 138(1):262-272, July 2016.

Lower Extremity: Special Topic




Original Articles


Ideas and Innovations









Creator: Rod. J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:02
To celebrate the 70th Anniversary of “Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery” Editor-in-Chief, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, discusses what the field of plastic and reconstructive surgery may look like in the next 70 years. “Plastic and Reconstruction Surgery: The Future of the Journal and the Field through the 21st Century” by Rohrich et al. Volume 138 Issue 1. Keywords: Special Topic; Plastic surgery; Future;
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Creator: Eduardo D. Rodriguez
Duration: 13:51
Video 2 demonstrates the clinical face transplant with real-time, intraoperative footage. Keywords: Head and neck reconstruction; Face transplant;
Creator: Eduardo D. Rodriguez
Duration: 5:57
Video 1 shows an animation overview of the clinical face transplant. Keywords: Head and neck reconstruction; Face transplant; Animation;
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Creator: Mitchell Brown
Duration: 3:17
See Video 4 which displays a technique for reconstituting the inframammary fold following primary breast augmentation through an inframammary approach. Keywords: Breast; Breast augmentation; Subpectoral pocket; IMF fixation;
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Creator: Mitchell Brown
Duration: 3:34
See Video 3 which discusses management of capsular contracture with capsulectomy, site change and use of acellular dermal matrix as a pectoral extender. Keywords: Breast; Breast augmentation; Subpectoral pocket; ADM;
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Creator: Mitchell Brown
Duration: 5:10
See Video 2 which discusses subglandular to subpectoral site change with closure of the old subglandular space and mastopexy. Keywords: Breast; Breast augmentation; Subpectoral pocket;
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Creator: Mitchell Brown
Duration: 5:13
See Video 1 which discusses subpectoral breast augmentation and prevention strategies for avoiding the development of capsular contracture. Keywords: Breast; Breast augmentation; Subpectoral pocket; Capsular contracture;
Creator: David W. Chang, MD, FACS
Duration: 4:01
In this video, David W. Chang, MD, FACS discusses the article “Diagnosis and Management of Obesity-Induced Lymphedema” by Greene, appearing in the July 2016 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 138 Issue 1. Keywords: Lower extemity; Obesity; Lymphadema;
Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 1:55

Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery," discusses two Hot Topic articles on perfecting the Face Lift procedure. The first article describes the 42-year history that went into the development of his composite Face Lift procedure. The author of the second Hot Topic article uses his 25 years of Face Lift experience to help us understand specific key factors which have been the keys to durability and consistency in facial rejuvenation. Volume 138, Issue 1.
“Building the Composite Face Lift: A Personal Odyssey,” by Hamra.

“Long-Term Results in Face Lifting: Observational Results and Evolution of Technique,” by Rohrich, et al.
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For consumer information on plastic surgery and to find a board certified plastic surgeon in your area visit http://plasticsurgery.org. Keywords: Cosmetic; Face lift; Results;
Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 2:16

Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery," discusses two Hot Topic articles which explore one and two-stage breast reconstruction. The first article describes the 20-year evolution of two-stage implant-based breast reconstruction procedure. The second Hot Topic article recognizes some national and regional trends across the United State for both one and two-stage implant-based breast reconstruction. Volume 138, Issue 1.
“Two-Stage Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction: An Evolution of the Conceptual and Technical Approach over a Two-Decade Period,” by Cordeiro.

“Analyzing Regional Differences over a 15-Year Trend of One-Stage versus Two-Stage Breast Reconstruction in 941,191 Postmastectomy Patients,” by Lin, et al.
All content is available at http://prsjournal.com

For consumer information on plastic surgery and to find a board certified plastic surgeon in your area visit http://plasticsurgery.org. Keywords: Breast reconstruction; One stage; Two stage;
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