3 Questions to Ask at Your Breast Augmentation Consultation
Sometimes people feel nervous before their first consultation. Our breast augmentation patients often have questions about breast implants, recovery, and more, but they are...
2 days ago - Plastic Surgery Center of the South
Plastic Surgery For Seniors: Does Medicare Cover It?
When people think of plastic surgery, they think Botoxed lips and breast enhancements. The reality is that there are dozens of reasons to get plastic surgery that have nothing...
3 days ago - HealthWorks Collective
Robotic versus conventional nipple sparing mastectomy and immediate gel implant breast reconstruction in the management of breast cancer- A case control comparison study with analysis of clinical outcome, medical cost, and patient-reported cosmetic
: Robotic nipple sparing mastectomy and immediate gel implant breast reconstruction in the management of breast cancer had comparable clinical outcome with conventional nipple...
5 days ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery - 4 articles
A Standardized Patient Education Class as a Vehicle to Improving Shared Decision Making and Increasing Access to Breast Reconstruction
Shared decision-making is a key component of patient-centered care and has been shown to improve patient satisfaction and quality of life. Here, we study the impact of a...
5 days ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery - 3 articles
Researchers implicate gene in DNA errors in aggressive breast cancer
Researchers led by UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center's Gaorav Gupta, MD, PhD, described the role of a mutation in the Mre11 gene in triple negative breast cancer and...
6 days ago - UNC Healthcare - 2 articles
Impact of skeletal muscle mass on complications following expander breast reconstruction
Sarcopenia is characterized by skeletal muscle mass depletion and decreased muscle power. In two-stage breast reconstruction using a tissue expander, obesity is the main risk...
8 days ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
Sleeping Position After Breast Augmentation
Silicone and saline implants can affect ideal sleep position. Dr. Vishnu Rumalla discussing sleeping after breast augmentation surgery.
8 days ago - Tarrant Plastic Surgery
Re: Starting an autologous breast reconstruction program after plastic surgical training. Is it as good as it gets?
We read with interest your recent article entitled ‘Starting an autologous breast reconstruction program after plastic surgical training. Is it as good as it gets?'.1 Your...
10 days ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
The Effect of Operative Time on Complication Profile and Length of Hospital Stay in Autologous and Implant Based Breast Reconstruction Patients; An Analysis of the 2007-2012 Acs-Nsqip Database
It is a generally accepted relationship that an increase in operative time results in an increase in post-operative morbidity. However, few studies have investigated the...
10 days ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery - 2 articles
How to Sleep After a Breast Augmentation or Mommy Makeover
When it comes to recovering from breast augmentation or a mommy makeover here in St. Louis, little is as important as getting plenty of sleep and restorative rest...
11 days ago - STL Cosmetic Surgery
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