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Medical Articles Pertaining to Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction


Four-flap Breast Reconstruction: Bilateral Stacked DIEP and PAP Flaps

May 2015 | PRS Global Open

Breast Rehab Program

Jul 2014 |

Ideas and Resources for Recovery Reconstruction Refined

May 2014 | MAMM

Dealing with Breast Cancer

May 2014 |

Living fully after Breast Cancer

May 2014 |

Profunda Artery Perforator (PAP) Flap for Breast Reconstruction

Jul 2013 | InTech

Nipple Sparing Mastectomy and Immediate Free-Flap Reconstruction in the Large Ptotic Breast

Oct 2012 | Annals of Plastic Surgery

Breast Reconstruction with the Profunda Artery Perforator Flap

Jan 2012 | Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Perforator Flap Breast Reconstruction After Unsatisfactory Implant Reconstruction

May 2011 | Annals of Plastic Surgery

Are Perforator Flaps Truly More Cost Effective Than TRAM Flaps? How Good is the Evidence?

Feb 2011 | Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Comparison of the Costs of DIEP and TRAM Flaps

Feb 2011 | Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Anatomic Imaging of Gluteal Perforator Flaps without Ionizing Radiation: Seeing Is Believing with Magnetic Resonance Angiography

Jan 2010 | Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery

Anatomic Imaging of Abdominal Perforator Flaps without Ionizing Radiation: Seeing Is Believing with Magnetic Resonance Imaging Angiography

Jan 2010 | Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery

Perforator Flaps: Recent Experience, Current Trends, and Future Directions Based on 3974 Microsurgical Breast Reconstructions

Sep 2009 | Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Simultaneous Bilateral Breast Reconstruction With In-the-Crease Inferior Gluteal Artery Perforator Flaps

Sep 2009 | Annals of Plastic Surgery

Transplantation in Identical Twins: Another Option for Breast Reconstruction

Oct 2008 | Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Breast Reconstruction with Perforator Flaps

May 2007 | Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

The In-The-Crease Inferior Gluteal Artery Perforator Flap for Breast Reconstruction

Aug 2006 | Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Inferior Gluteal Perforator Flaps for Breast Reconstruction

May 2006 | Seminars in Plastic Surgery

Inferior Gluteal Perforator Flaps for Breast Reconstruction

May 2006 |  Seminars in Plastic Surgery

Microvascular Breast Reconstruction Using Buttock Tissue: The Preferred Scar Location and Shape

Sep 2005 | Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Autologous Breast Reconstruction Using the Superficial Inferior Epigastric Artery Flap Revisited

Sep 2005 | Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Algorithm for Autologous Breast Reconstruction for Partial Mastectomy Defects

Sep 2005 | Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Breast reconstruction with gluteal artery perforator flaps

May 2005 | Journal of Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

Breast reconstruction with the deep inferior epigastric perforator flap: History and an update on current technique

May 2005 | Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

Simultaneous bilateral breast reconstruction with superior gluteal artery perforator (SGAP) flaps

Oct 2004 | Annals of Plastic Surgery

A 10-Year Retrospective Review of 758 DIEP Flaps for Breast Reconstruction

Apr 2004 | Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Technique For Brachioplasty

Mar 2004 | Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Bilateral Breast Reconstruction with the Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator (DIEP) Flap

Mar 2004 | Annals of Plastic Surgery

Breast Reconstruction With Gluteal Artery Perforator (GAP) Flaps

Feb 2004 | Annals of Plastic Surgery

The "Gent" Consensus on Perforator Flap Terminology: Preliminary Definitions

Sep 2003 | Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Autogenous Breast Reconstruction With the Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flap

Jun 2003 | Clinics In Plastic Surgery

Autogenous Augmentation Mammaplasty with Microsurgical Tissue Transfer

Jun 2003 | Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Postoperative Adjuvant Irradiation: Effects on Tranverse Rectus Abdominis Muscle Flap Breast Reconstruction

Jan 2003 | Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery

Anterolateral Thigh Flap for Breast Reconstruction: Case Reports Review

Dec 2002 | Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery

Perforator Flaps The History of Evolution

Jun 2002 | Handchirurgie Mikrochirurgie Plastische Chirurgie

Comparative Examination of Complaints of Patients with Breast Cancer with and Without Silicone Implants

May 2002 | Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod B

Can Specific Preoperative Counseling Increase the Likelihood a Woman Will Choose Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction?

May 2001 | Am J Surg

Memorial Medical Center's Dr. Robert Allen

May 2001 | M.D. News

Postoperative Morphine Requirements of Free TRAM and DIEP Flaps

Jan 2001 | Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

FDA Rules on Saline Filled Breast Implants

Jun 2000 | Food & Drug Administration

A Cost Based Comparison between Perforator Flaps and TRAM Flaps for Breast Reconstruction

May 2000 | Robert J. Allen, M.D.

Breast-Rebuilding procedure is less painful, less invasive

Mar 2000 | The Associated Press

Effect of Obesity on Flap and Donor-Site Complications in Free Transverse Rectus Abdominis Myocutaneous Flap Breast Reconstruction

Apr 1999 | University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Staged Breast Reconstruction with Saline-Filled Implants in the Irradiated Breast: Recent Trends and Therapeutic Implications

Feb 1999 | Georgetown University Medical Center

Perforator Flaps in Breast Reconstruction

Jan 1999 | Surgery of The Breast Principals and Art

A Comparison of Pedicled and Free TRAM Flaps for Breast Reconstruction in a Single Institution

Jul 1998 | David L. Larson, M.D. Department of Plastic Surgery Medical College of Wisconsin

Free Flap Breast Reconstruction

Sep 1997 | Journal of the Louisiana State Medical Society

Challenge in Breast Cancer Treatment: Is Prophylactic Mastectomy Indicated?

Sep 1997 | Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery

Thoracodorsal Artery Perforator Flap for Reconstruction

Sep 1996 | Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery

Abdominal Donor Site Morbidity Associated with the Bilateral Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flap for Breast Reconstruction

Sep 1996 | Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery

Discussion to "The Internal Mammary Artery and Vein as a Recipient Site for Free-Flap Breast Reconstruction: A Report of 110 Consecutive Cases"

Aug 1996 | Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

The Internal Mammary Artery and Vein as a Recipient Site for Free-Flap Breast Reconstruction: A Report of 110 Consecutive Cases

Aug 1996 | Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Treatment of Poland's Breast Deformity Using a Superior Gluteal Artery Preforator Flap

Sep 1995 | Southern Medical Journal

Surgeon Perfects New Method for Reconstruction

Aug 1995 | The Common Thread

Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flap for Breast Reconstruction

Dec 1993 | Annals of Plastic Surgery