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PRS Global Open Best Papers 2019

  • Creator:   PRS Global Open
  • Updated:   8/22/2019
  • Contains:  18 items

Editor-in-Chief, Rod J. Rohrich, MD announces the 2019 awards for the Best Papers in "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery- Global Open."

Awards will be presented to all winners at Plastic Surgery- The Meeting 2019 in San Diego, California.

The Editorial and Publishing staff scoured data for all manuscripts published in 2018 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 Global Open 2019 Best Paper Award Winners


Treatment of Dimpling from Cellulite

Amore, Roberto; Amuso, Domenico; Leonardi, Vincenza; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open. 6(5):e1771, May 2018.

Best International Collaboration-Silver

Incisional Negative Pressure Wound Therapy for Prevention of Wound Healing Complications Following Reduction Mammaplasty

Galiano, Robert D.; Hudson, Donald; Shin, Joseph; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open. 6(1):e1560, January 2018.

Best International Collaboration-Bronze

Earfold Implantable Clip System for Correction of Prominent Ears: Analysis of Safety in 403 Patients

Kang, Norbert V.; Sojitra, Nilesh; Glumicic, Sinisa; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open. 6(1):e1623, January 2018.

Best International Collaboration-Honorable Mention

Bone Resorption after Use of Silicone Chin Implants, Long-term Follow-up Study with Lateral Chin Radiography

Sciaraffia, Carlos E.; Ahumada, Macarena F.; Parada, Francisco J.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open. 6(7):e1850, July 2018.

Best Latin American Paper

Continuous Versus Interrupted Sutures for Primary Cleft Palate Repair

Fayyaz, Ghulam Qadir; Gill, Nauman Ahmad; Alam, Iftikhar; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open. 6(11):e2001, November 2018.

Best Southeast Asian Paper