PRS Online First - Last Updated: March 18, 2019

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Structural Gender-Dimorphism and the Biomechanics of the Gluteal Subcutaneous Tissue – Implications for the Pathophysiology of Cellulite

Rudolph, Christina; Hladik, Casey; Hamade, Hassan; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: January 22, 2019


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Transaxillary nipple-sparing mastectomy, lymphadenectomy and direct-to-implant submuscular breast reconstruction using endoscopic technique: a step toward the “aesthetic mastectomy”.

Visconti, Giuseppe; Franceschini, Gianluca; Barone-Adesi, Liliana; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: February 15, 2019


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Reply - Creation of Nipple Areola Complex in Trans men Top Surgery: Discussion on “Modified Nipple Flap with Free Areolar Graft for Component Nipple-Areola Complex Construction: Outcomes with A Novel Technique for Chest Wall Reconstruction in Transgender Men” by Dr. Giulia Lo Russo.

Frey, Jordan D.; Motosko, Catherine C.; Poudrier, Grace; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: March 18, 2019


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Twenty-five years of experience with the submental flap in facial reconstruction: Evolution and technical refinements following 311 cases in Europe and Africa

Bertrand, Baptiste; Honeyman, Calum Sinclair; Emparanza, Angel; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: March 12, 2019

Appropriate Use of Intravenous Unfractionated Heparin after Digital Replantation: A Randomized Controlled Trial Involving Three Groups.

Nishijima, Akio; Yamamoto, Naoto; Gosho, Masahiko; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: March 12, 2019

Prospective Longitudinal Patient-Reported Satisfaction and Health-Related Quality of Life Following DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction: Relationship with Body Mass Index

Ochoa, Oscar; Garza, Ramon III; Pisano, Steven; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: March 06, 2019

Oncologic Trends, Outcomes, and Risk Factors for Locoregional Recurrence: An Analysis of Tumor-to-Nipple Distance and Critical Factors in Therapeutic Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy

Frey, Jordan D.; Salibian, Ara A.; Lee, Jiyon; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: March 06, 2019

Locoregional cancer recurrence after breast reconstruction: detection, management, and secondary reconstructive strategies.

Mirzabeigi, Michael N.; Rhemtulla, Irfan A.; Mcdonald, Elizabeth S.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: February 13, 2019

Body Contouring Surgery after Massive Weight Loss: excess skin, body satisfaction and qualification for reimbursement in a Dutch post-bariatric population

Monpellier, Valerie M.; Antoniou, Evangelia E.; Mulkens, Sandra; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: February 13, 2019

Fenestration Improves Acellular Dermal Matrix Biointegration: An Investigation of Revascularization with Photoacoustic Microscopy.

Cottler, Patrick S.; Olenczak, J. Bryce; Ning, Bo; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: January 22, 2019

Mythbusting the DIEP Flap and An Introduction to the Abdominal Perforator Exchange (APEX) Breast Reconstruction Technique: A Single-Surgeon Retrospective Review

DellaCroce, Frank J.; DellaCroce, Hannah C.; Blum, Craig A.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: January 22, 2019

Postoperative Outcomes in Obese Patients that Undergo Ventral Hernia Repair vs. Ventral Hernia Repair with Concurrent Panniculectomy

Diaconu, Silviu C.; McNichols, Colton H.L.; AlFadil, Sara; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: January 21, 2019


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