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The Resident Reader: Cosmetic Body—Thighplasty

  • Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Updated:   8/22/2019
  • Contains:  10 items
"The Resident Reader: Articles that Will Heighten Your Surgical Skills" is a compilation of article collections organized by different subsections of Plastic and Reconstructive surgery featuring the essential articles for residents. This project was led by PRS Resident Ambassadors to the Editorial Board. Each subsection was built by groups of plastic surgery residents from around the world. This section was most-recently cultivated by Sergey Truin, MD and Ava Chappell, MD.

Creator: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Duration: 4:10
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
This month Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery," discusses two new articles on the topic of thigh lifts (thighplasty). The first article studies the outcomes and complications experienced by patients who underwent thighplasty after massive weight loss. The other discusses the quality of life for massive weight loss patients following a thighplasty procedure. Volume 135, Issue 1.

“Medial Thigh Lift in the Massive Weight Loss Population: Outcomes and Complications” by Gusenoff et al; “Quality-of-Life Assessment after Medial Thighplasty in Patients following Massive Weight Loss” by Bertheuil et al.

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. Keywords: Cosmetic; Thigh lift; Massive weight loss; Body contouring;