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April 2020 - Volume 145 - Issue 4
pp: 865-1108,676e-897e

Original Articles

Decreased Length of Postoperative Drain Use, Parenteral Opioids, Length of Stay, and Complication Rates in Patients Receiving Meshed versus Unmeshed Acellular Dermal Matrix in 194 Submuscular Tissue Expander–Based Breast Reconstructions: A Single-Surgeon Cohort Study

Hagarty, Sarah E.; Yen, Lawrence L.; Luo, Jessica; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 145(4):889-897, April 2020.

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Special Topics


Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging Predicts Peripheral Nerve Recovery in a Rat Sciatic Nerve Injury Model

Farinas, Angel F.; Manzanera Esteve, Isaac V.; Pollins, Alonda C.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 145(4):949-956, April 2020.

Toward Development of the Delayed Tolerance Induction Protocol for Vascularized Composite Allografts in Nonhuman Primates

Lellouch, Alexandre G.; Ng, Zhi Yang; Rosales, Ivy A.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 145(4):757e-768e, April 2020.

Original Articles

Original Articles

The Impacts of Orthognathic Surgery on the Facial Appearance and Age Perception of Patients Presenting Skeletal Class III Deformity: An Outcome Study Using the FACE-Q Report and Surgical Professional–Based Panel Assessment

Denadai, Rafael; Chou, Pang-Yun; Su, Yu-Ying; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 145(4):1035-1046, April 2020.

Special Topic

Head and Neck: Original Article

Head and Neck: Special Topic

Facial Gender Confirmation Surgery: A Protocol for Diagnosis, Surgical Planning, and Postoperative Management

Capitán, Luis; Gutiérrez Santamaría, Javier; Simon, Daniel; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 145(4):818e-828e, April 2020.

Trunk: Original Articles

Lower Extremity: Ideas and Innovations

Free Tissue Transfer with Distraction Osteogenesis and Masquelet Technique Is Effective for Limb Salvage in Patients with Gustilo Type IIIB Open Fractures

Abdou, Salma A.; Stranix, John T.; Daar, David A.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 145(4):1071-1076, April 2020.

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Creator: PRS Journal
Duration: 51:06
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery April 2020, Volume 145, Issue 4;

In this episode of the Award-winning PRS Journal Club Podcast, 2020 Resident Ambassadors to the PRS Editorial Board – Min-Jeong Cho, Casey Kraft, and Ara Salibian- and special guest Maurice Nahabedian, MD, discuss the following articles from the April 2020 issue:

“Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction: Exploring Plastic Surgeon Practice Patterns and Perspectives” by Momoh, Griffith, Hawley, et al.

“Deconstructing the Reconstruction: Evaluation of Process and Efficiency in Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flaps” by Haddock and Teotia.

“Direct-to-Implant, Prepectoral Breast Reconstruction: A Single-Surgeon Experience with 201 Consecutive Patients” by Safran, Al-Halabi, Viezel-Mathieu, et al.

Special Guest Maurice Nahabedian, MD, Professor of Plastic Surgery at the Virginia Commonwealth University College of Medicine Inova branch and surgeon at the National Center for Plastic Surgery.

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