• Predictors of complications following breast reduction surgery: A national surgical quality improvement program study of 16812 cases

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

    Breast reduction is one of the most common procedures performed by plastic surgeons. Despite good outcomes and high patient satisfaction, there is little national data examining the predictors leading to complications in this patient population. We accessed a national outcomes database to examine these factors.
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  • Outcomes of shoulder abduction after nerve surgery in patients over 50 following traumatic brachial plexus injury

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

    There is controversy regarding the effectiveness of brachial plexus reconstruction in older patients as it is felt that outcomes are poor. The aim of this study is to determine the outcomes of shoulder abduction obtained after nerve reconstruction in patients over the age of 50 and factors related to success.
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