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Cometic Surgery News
Medical tattooing improves perception of scar/graft appearance, quality of life
Medical tattooing, also known as dermatography, is routinely used by plastic surgeons for nipple reconstruction after mastectomy.
Staging system to explain complexity, manage expectations in revision rhinoplasty
Can a staging system - much like one used to classify cancerous tumors - help facial plastic surgery patients understand the complexity of their revision rhinoplasty and help to manage their...
Using streaming online media such as YouTube to learn new surgical techniques
A small survey American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) members found that most of them had used online streaming media (i.e.
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...
'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...
Ultrasonic surgery reduces pain and swelling after chin surgery
For patients undergoing plastic surgery of the chin (genioplasty), the use of ultrasonic "piezosurgery" equipment reduces trauma, pain, and swelling, compared to traditional surgical drills...
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...
Washington, DC Plastic Surgeon Details Benefits of Gummy Bear Breast Implants
Breast augmentation remains the most popular cosmetic procedure in the nation, according to recent statistics gathered by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Mark E. Richards, a plastic surgeon ...
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...
Periorbital transplantation may be promising alternative to protect vision in facial transplant candidates
Transplantation of the periorbital tissues--the area surrounding the eyes--is a "technically feasible" alternative to protect a functioning eye in some patients being considered for facial...
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.