• Liposuction-assisted four pedicle-based breast reduction : A new safer technique of breast reduction for elderly patients

    4 monthes ago - By Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

    As older people increasingly care for their body image and remain active longer, the demand for reduction mammaplasty is increasing in this population. Only a few studies of reduction mammaplasty have specifically focussed on the outcomes in elderly women. We developed a new breast reduction technique: the Liposuction-Assisted Four Pedicle-Based Breast Reduction that is especially indicated for elderly patients.The aim of this paper was to describe the LAFPBR technique and to determine whether it could be considered a safer option for elderly patients compared to the superomedial pedicle...
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