A Novel Approach in Breast Reconstruction: The Extended Lateral Thoracic Flip-Over flap combined with Loops and Lipofilling
The use of the thoracodorsal musculocutaneous flap has been limited to donor site complications, whereas the thoracodorsal fasciocutaneous flap spares the muscle and limits...
2 monthes ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
“Autologous fat transfer to treat fibrosis and scar-related conditions: a systematic review and meta-analysis”
Autologous fat transfer also known as lipofilling, has been demonstrated to be more than just a filler. Through both mechanical dissection and local tissue remodeling mediated...
5 monthes ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery - 2 articles
Lower rates of lipofilling sessions in latissimus dorsi flap breast reconstruction with initial higher volume transfer by preservation of subfascial fat: a 3d camera-assisted volumetric case series
Breast reconstruction with latissimus dorsi flap is a well-known technique but the achievement of a satisfying final volume restoration is a crucial goal to achieve.Our...
One year ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
Prevention and Management of Serious Complications After Facial Fat Grafting
Facial fat grafting is increasing worldwide. Although there are few reports in the literature on complications following facial lipofilling, rare but serious complications...
One year ago - The Clinics - 9 articles
Fat Grafting for Treatment of Facial Scars
Autologous fat grafting has become more and more popular among plastic surgeons in the last few years due to recent discoveries on the mesenchymal stem cells stored in the...
One year ago - The Clinics - 9 articles
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US Pharma Giant Merck Stops Development Of Two Potential Covid-19 Vaccines
Merck Co, the US pharmaceutical giant has announced that it is discontinuing development of its Covid-19 vaccine candidates - V590 and V591 - after they failed to generate...
Can common antibiotics harm your heart? Research links them to increased...
It is becoming increasingly clear that pharmaceutical antibiotics are not the life-saving drugs their makers say they are. Prone to misuse, antibiotics have given rise to a new...
Lockdown loneliness linked to surge in depression symptoms among older people
Older people's mental health worsened during lockdowns as their loneliness put them at risk of depression and anxiety, according to a recent study led by researchers from the...
Special Immune Cells Of Brain Drives Depression
Negative mood experiences like feeling uneasy and depressed in correlation with inflammation or several neurological diseases are found to be driven by special immune cells of...
Life After COVID: A Long Road to Recovery
Will life ever return to normal? Experts who study disaster recovery say we have a long road ahead of us before we recover from all the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.
Should medics be allowed to help desperately sick patients end their lives?
Could Scotland soon allow assisted dying? Physician-assisted dying is legal in a small group of countries including Belgium, Canada and parts of the U.S.
Some COVID-19 survivors develop stutters and bizarre neurological effects
Scientists have found that coronavirus itself can attack parts of the brain but think neurological after-effects are more likely from the immune response going haywire.
Anxiety, Depression and Drinking During a Pandemic
People with anxiety and depression are more likely to step up their drinking during the COVID-19 pandemic than those without these mental health issues, an online survey revealed.
Arthritis Drug Cuts GVHD Risk in Stem Cell Transplants
A widely used arthritis drug reduced the rate of acute graft-versus-host disease in both HLA-matched and -mismatched allogeneic stem-cell transplants, a randomized study...
Hand Sanitizer Is Harming Kids' Eyes
The explosive rise in use of alcohol-based hand sanitizers during the COVID-19 pandemic has had a dangerous, unintended consequence: eye injuries among children.