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Cometic Surgery News
UTSW surgeons develop innovative technique for reconstructing breast after mastectomy
UT Southwestern Medical Center plastic surgeons have developed a new breast reconstruction technique that combines advantages of two different types of microsurgical procedures using abdominal and...
Woman who injected silicone into customer's butts sentenced to 8 years in prison
A woman who injected industrial silicone into the buttocks of customers as an illegal cosmetic procedure has been sentenced to eight years in prison.
Breast reconstruction using abdominal tissue -- Differences in outcome with four different techniques
In women undergoing breast reconstruction using their own (autologous) tissue, newer "muscle-sparing" abdominal flaps can reduce complications while improving some aspects of quality of life...
Silicone butt injection woman to be sentenced
TORONTO - A woman who injected industrial silicone into the buttocks of customers as an illegal cosmetic procedure is expected to be sentenced in Toronto today.
Anticellulite Creams: Are They Worth Your Money?
The idea of being able to reduce cellulite with an over-the-counter cream is an attractive one, but do they work? Find out about them and other treatments.
'Machine learning' may contribute to new advances in plastic surgery
With an ever-increasing volume of electronic data being collected by the healthcare system, researchers are exploring the use of machine learning--a subfield of artificial intelligence--to improve...
Quality of life not notably better for women choosing double mastectomy
Although having a double mastectomy has shown little impact on reducing deaths among women with cancer in only one breast, increasing numbers of women are electing to undergo the procedure.
The next frontier in facial plastic, reconstructive surgery
Is regenerative medicine the next frontier in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery?Matthew Q. Miller, M.D.
Revision rates, patient characteristics in those undergoing septorhinoplasty
The overall revision rate for septorhinoplasty (a surgical procedure to fix the nose and nasal septum) was low at 3.
Facial grading systems for patients with facial paralysis
When patients have facial paralysis, many rehabilitation specialists and facial reanimation surgeons use the time-tested Sunnybrook Facial Grading System (FGS) to measure and look for changes in...
Older and younger women benefit equally from breast reconstruction after mastectomy
The most comprehensive study of its kind to date found that older women enjoy the same benefits from breast reconstruction following mastectomy for breast cancer as younger women without a...
Mexico closes clinic where Australian woman died
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's medical regulatory agency has closed the operating rooms of a Baja California hospital where a young Australian woman died following cosmetic procedure on her buttocks.
The inside scoop on plastic surgery - what you need to ask
If you're considering a cosmetic procedure this spring, we have some inside secrets from a local plastic surgeon.
Doc who tangled with Kim Kardashian being investigated for death of buttocks implant patient - VIDEO: Kim Kardashian ...
MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexico's medical regulatory agency has closed the operating rooms of a Baja California hospital where a young Australian woman died following cosmetic procedure on her buttocks.
3-D printing could one day help fix damaged cartilage in knees, noses and ears
Athletes, the elderly and others who suffer from injuries and arthritis can lose cartilage and experience a lot of pain.
Full-incision facelift superior to short-scar in neck region, study in multiples shows
Novel research on identical twins and triplets indicates 'turkey wattle' comes back in those who undergo short-incision technique.
Good long-term quality of life after 'DIEP flap' breast reconstruction
For women who have undergone mastectomy for breast cancer, breast reconstruction using the abdominal "DIEP flap" provides good long-term quality of life (QOL)--similar to that of women without breast...
Airbags, Seat Belts Associated with Reduced Likelihood of Facial Fractures
Nearly 11 percent of patients examined at trauma centers following motor vehicle collisions had at least one facial fracture, and airbags and seat belts were associated with reduced likelihood of...
Woman who injected silicone into customer's butts to be sentenced today
TORONTO - A woman who injected industrial silicone into the buttocks of customers as an illegal cosmetic procedure is expected to be sentenced in Toronto today. Crown prosecutors have argued that Marilyn Reid preyed on the vulnerable for profit, and have asked the court for a 10- to 12-year ...
Study examines patients' willingness to pay to fix facial deformities
How much would you be willing to pay to fix a facial defect? A new study published online by JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery examined that question.