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Operative Technique Video Articles

Creator:   PRS Global Open
Updated:   9/11/2018
Contains:  24 items
PRS Global Open presents a series of video articles aimed at global education.

PRS Global Open Best Paper Awards - 2018

Creator:   PRS Global Open
Updated:   8/1/2018
Contains:  17 items

Editor-in-Chief, Rod J. Rohrich, MD announces the 2018 awards for the Best Papers in "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery- Global Open."

Awards will be presented to all winners at Plastic Surgery- The Meeting 2018 in Chicago, Illinois.

The Editorial and Publishing staff scoured data for all manuscripts published in 2017 to determine the number of full text article views, number of PDF views, number of times sent by email and the number of times the article was added to a personal collection on PRSJournal.com for the 4 months following article publication. This four-month data was combined to create an average score for each manuscript, placing them on equal footing, independent of publication month. The articles were sorted by score, and selected based on pre-existing categories.

This average data was combined to create a score for each manuscript, placing them on equal footing, independent of publication month. The articles were sorted by score, and selected based on pre-existing categories. Authors were not allowed to win twice, even for different papers or different awards.

Best Regional Articles include the following article types as candidates: Original Articles, Special Topics, Experimental, Review Articles, Ideas & Innovations.

Authors were not allowed to win twice, even for different papers or different awards. The Editor-in-Chief, Co-Editor, and the ASPS Executive Committee were ineligible.




PRS Grand Rounds: Bringing Innovation, Technology, and Big Data to Patient Care

Creator:   PRS Grand Rounds
Updated:   3/28/2018
Contains:  4 items
These articles complement the PRS Grand Rounds Facebook Live Lecture and Q&A on “Bringing Innovation, Technology, and Big Data to Patient Care" by Samuel J. Lin, MD, held on March 27, 2018 on Facebook.com/PRSJournal.

Be sure to also read the related "Hot off the press" PRS Global Open article on the topic: Applications of Computer Technology in Complex Craniofacial Reconstruction

We proudly present an additional, freely available collection of complementary articles and videos on Innovation, Technology, and Big Data from PRS.





Patients of Courage: Case Reports

Creator:   PRSJournal
Updated:   8/6/2018
Contains:  4 items
Patients of Courage
The Patients of Courage: Triumph Over Adversity program honors reconstructive plastic surgery patients whose lives were restored through reconstructive plastic surgery and whose charitable actions influence the lives around them.

Members of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons nominate patients who carry an optimistic outlook on life and positively affect people around them, despite the difficulties of their reconstructive procedures. These extraordinary reconstructive plastic surgery patients are honored by ASPS at its annual scientific meeting.

How To Nominate Patients
Download patient, story and video release forms and learn how to formally nominate your patient at PlasticSurgery.org. The nomination deadline for 2018 is April 1, 2018 .

Patient of Courage Case Reports are presented to enrich the plastic surgery literature with the scientific and clinical side of these inspiring stories and patients.

ASPS Patients of Courage


Abstracts & Proceedings

Creator:   PRS Global Open
Updated:   8/6/2018
Contains:  20 items
Abstracts and Proceedings from a variety of global meetings, symposia, and retreats. Please contact us today if you are interested in publishing a 'PRS Global Open Abstract Supplement'.

Face the Case

Creator:   PRSJournal
Updated:   5/4/2018
Contains:  2 items
What is PRS Global Open’s Face the Case? • A video by one of the Resident Ambassadors presents a case and problem list from a popular PRS Global Open case report. Then they will pitch multiple-choice solutions to the audience and ask them to vote on how they would Face the Case. • The plastic surgery community will vote on the best option via polls/posts on PRSGlobalOpen.com, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. • After the voting period, a second video of a globally-recognized Plastic Surgeon will publish describing how he/she would Face the Case and how the authors of a related PRS Global Open Case Report faced the problem.

Global Collection: Breast Reconstruction

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open
Updated:   7/11/2016
Contains:  23 items

Global Collection: Lipofilling in Breast

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open
Updated:   5/18/2016
Contains:  10 items

Global Plastic Surgery: Australia

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open
Updated:   12/11/2014
Contains:  18 items

Global Plastic Surgery: Canada

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open
Updated:   12/11/2014
Contains:  11 items

Global Plastic Surgery: China

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open
Updated:   12/11/2014
Contains:  14 items

Global Plastic Surgery: France

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open
Updated:   12/11/2014
Contains:  8 items

Global Plastic Surgery: Italy

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open
Updated:   12/11/2014
Contains:  9 items

Global Plastic Surgery: Japan

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open
Updated:   12/11/2014
Contains:  74 items

Global Plastic Surgery: Korea

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open
Updated:   12/11/2014
Contains:  8 items

Global Plastic Surgery: Taiwan

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open
Updated:   12/11/2014
Contains:  14 items

Global Resident Essentials: Fellowship & Starting Practice

Creator:   PRS Global Open
Updated:   2/8/2018
Contains:  3 items
Welcome to the series of Global Plastic Surgery Resident Essentials. The goal of this collection is to provide residents immediate access to top-rated articles and videos that will enhance their understanding of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery training.

Application, training, fellowship and making the first steps as a junior consultant, we've got you back. In this collection we focus on fellowships and getting started in practice.

Fellowship and Starting Practice Got it all down? Raising flaps in your sleep? Reciting the latest PRS Global Open publications? Read up on what the day after residency has in store.

Be sure to read the other Global Resident Essentials Collections:
1. Pre-residency
2. Residency Skill Development
3. Well-being
4. Residency Useful Tips

Global Resident Essentials: Pre-Residency

Creator:   PRS Global Open
Updated:   2/8/2018
Contains:  13 items
Welcome to the series of Global Plastic Surgery Resident Essentials. The goal of this collection is to provide residents immediate access to top-rated articles and videos that will enhance their understanding of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery training.

Application, training, fellowship and making the first steps as a junior consultant, we've got you back. The focus of this collection is Pre-Residency.

Pre-Residency Sketching your way through anatomy 101? Staring hours at the statue of David or the painting of Venus? Confused about the application process and how to be competitive? This section will prepare you for the Plastic surgery application process.

Be sure to read the other Global Resident Essentials Collections:
1. Fellowship & Starting Practice
2. Residency Skill Development
3. Well-being
4. Residency Useful Tips

Global Resident Essentials: Skill Development

Creator:   PRS Global Open
Updated:   2/8/2018
Contains:  11 items
Welcome to the series of Global Plastic Surgery Resident Essentials. The goal of this collection is to provide residents immediate access to top-rated articles and videos that will enhance their understanding of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery training.

Application, training, fellowship and making the first steps as a junior consultant, we've got you back. The focus of this collection is residency skill development.

Skill Development What makes a good program great? How to keep improving as a resident? Can the chaos of a busy service be structured to fit the academic goals of training? This section will try to inspire individual and program growth.

Be sure to read the other Global Resident Essentials Collections:
1. Fellowship & Starting Practice
2. Pre-residency
3. Well-being
4. Residency Useful Tips

Global Resident Essentials: Useful Tips

Creator:   PRS Global Open
Updated:   2/8/2018
Contains:  3 items
Welcome to the series of Global Plastic Surgery Resident Essentials. The goal of this collection is to provide residents immediate access to top-rated articles and videos that will enhance their understanding of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery training.

Application, training, fellowship and making the first steps as a junior consultant, we've got you back. In this collection we focus on useful tips on plastic surgery residency.

Residency Useful Tips Feel like you’re missing an edge? This section might be what you need.

Be sure to read the other Global Resident Essentials Collections:
1. Fellowship & Starting Practice
2. Pre-residency
3. Residency Skill Development
4. Well-being

Global Resident Essentials: Well-being

Creator:   PRS Global Open
Updated:   2/8/2018
Contains:  9 items
Welcome to the series of Global Plastic Surgery Resident Essentials. The goal of this collection is to provide residents immediate access to top-rated articles and videos that will enhance their understanding of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery training.

Application, training, fellowship and making the first steps as a junior consultant, we've got you back. The focus of this collection is Well-being.

well-being and Residency Burnt out? Don't let the fire wane. This section provides views and tips on well-being in practice.

Be sure to read the other Global Resident Essentials Collections:
1. Fellowship & Starting Practice
2. Pre-residency
3. Residency Skill Development
4. Residency Useful Tips

Operative Technique Videos: South Korea

Creator:   PRS Global Open
Updated:   7/6/2018
Contains:  10 items
PRS Global Open presents a series of video articles from South Korea aimed at global plastic surgery education.

Press Releases

Creator:   PRS GO
Updated:   5/29/2013
Contains:  21 items
Press Releases are designed to keep journalists updated on the most current scientific news and selected hot topics from Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery-Global Open. The articles featured in this collection were discussed in Press Releases. To access that news brief, simply click on the "Press Release" button. The full studies highlighted here are available for free. To request an interview, please contact the American Society of Plastic Surgeons' Public Relations department at 847-882-9900 or media@plasticsurgery.org.

PRS Global Open Best Paper Awards- 2014

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open
Updated:   7/31/2015
Contains:  10 items

Editor-in-Chief, Rod J. Rohrich, MD announces the 2014 awards for the Best Papers in "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open."

Awards were presented to all winners at Plastic Surgery- The Meeting 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.

The Editorial and Publishing staff scoured data for all manuscripts published in 2013 to determine the number of full text article views, number of PDF views, number of times sent by email and the number of times the article was added to a personal collection on PRSGO.com. The data was further calculated to represent the average number of times per month those activities occurred. This average data was combined to create a score for each manuscript, placing them on equal footing, independent of publication month. The articles were sorted by score, and selected based on pre-existing categories. Authors were not allowed to win twice, even for different papers or different awards. The Editor-in-Chief, Co-Editor, current Editorial Board members and the ASPS Executive Committee were ineligible.

For more, read the Press Release

PRS Global Open Best Paper Awards- 2015

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery- Global Open
Updated:   7/20/2016
Contains:  13 items

Editor-in-Chief, Rod J. Rohrich, MD announces the 2015 awards for the Best Papers in "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery- Global Open."

Awards will be presented to all winners at Plastic Surgery- The Meeting 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.

The Editorial and Publishing staff scoured data for all manuscripts published in 2014 to determine the number of full text article views, number of PDF views, number of times sent by email and the number of times the article was added to a personal collection on PRSGlobalOpen.com. The data was further calculated to represent the average number of times per month those activities occurred. This average data was combined to create a score for each manuscript, placing them on equal footing, independent of publication month. The articles were sorted by score, and selected based on pre-existing categories. Authors were not allowed to win twice, even for different papers or different awards. The Editor-in-Chief, Co-Editor, and the ASPS Executive Committee were ineligible.

For more, read the Press Release

PRS Global Open Best Papers 2016

Creator:   PRSJournal
Updated:   8/14/2017
Contains:  15 items

Editor-in-Chief, Rod J. Rohrich, MD announces the 2016 awards for the Best Papers in "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery- Global Open."

Awards will be presented to all winners at Plastic Surgery- The Meeting 2016 in Los Angeles, California.

The Editorial and Publishing staff scoured data for all manuscripts published in 2015 to determine the number of full text article views, number of PDF views, number of times sent by email and the number of times the article was added to a personal collection on PRSGlobalOpen.com. The data was further calculated to represent the average number of times per month those activities occurred. This average data was combined to create a score for each manuscript, placing them on equal footing, independent of publication month. The articles were sorted by score, and selected based on pre-existing categories. Authors were not allowed to win twice, even for different papers or different awards. The Editor-in-Chief, Co-Editor, and the ASPS Executive Committee were ineligible.


PRS Global Open Best Papers 2017

Creator:   PRSJournal
Updated:   8/1/2018
Contains:  18 items

Editor-in-Chief, Rod J. Rohrich, MD announces the 2017 awards for the Best Papers in "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery- Global Open."

Awards will be presented to all winners at Plastic Surgery- The Meeting 2017 in Orlando, Florida.

The Editorial and Publishing staff scoured data for all manuscripts published in 2016 to determine the number of full text article views, number of PDF views, number of times sent by email and the number of times the article was added to a personal collection on PRSGlobalOpen.com. The data was further calculated to represent the average number of times per month those activities occurred. This average data was combined to create a score for each manuscript, placing them on equal footing, independent of publication month. The articles were sorted by score, and selected based on pre-existing categories. Authors were not allowed to win twice, even for different papers or different awards. The Editor-in-Chief, Co-Editor, and the ASPS Executive Committee were ineligible.




PRS Grand Rounds: Wide-Awake Surgery- Why it's better

Creator:   PRS Grand Rounds
Updated:   10/13/2017
Contains:  5 items
These articles complement the PRS Grand Rounds Facebook Live Lecture and Q&A on “Wide-Awake Surgery- Why it's better" by Donald H. Lalonde, MD, held on September 27, 2017 on Facebook.com/PRSJournal.

Recent advances in minimal pain local anesthesia injection over large body areas eliminate the need for sedation for many procedures in the operating room, clinic, office, or emergency department.

We proudly present an additional, freely available collection of complementary articles and videos on Wide-Awake Surgery from PRS .




Relive the Lecture and Q&A:

Suspending Devices: State of the Art

Creator:   PRS Global Open
Updated:   11/10/2016
Contains:  5 items
These open access articles were hand-selected to complement a webinar by one of our International Partners, IMCAS, on the topic of “Suspending Devices: State of the Art.” Please enjoy reading these advances and viewpoints from around the globe.