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PARAMEDIAN FRONTAL FLAP INCLUDING GALEA: THE RIGHT BALANCE BETWEEN AESTHETICS AND FUNCTIONALITY IN THE RECONSTRUCTION OF THE LOWER THIRD OF THE NOSE

We read with interest the article by Noel et al.1 about full-thickness unilateral alar reconstruction with a forehead flap.

COVID-19 THE GREAT DISRUPTOR

Before the pandemic the idea of any dramatic change in our plastic surgery service would be unthinkable. In the National Health Service...

 
 
 

DUAL INNERVATION OF FREE GRACILIS MUSCLE FOR FACIAL REANIMATION: WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR

: In the last decade, some institutions have begun combining the CFNG and masseteric nerve to provide dual innervation to the gracilis...

PATTERNS OF ADULT AND PAEDIATRIC HAND TRAUMA DURING THE COVID-19 LOCKDOWN

The first reported cases of the novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 emerged from Wuhan, the capital of Hubei province in December 2019. At...

 
 
 

EMERGING ROLE OF ONLINE VIRTUAL TEACHING RESOURCES FOR MEDICAL STUDENT EDUCATION IN PLASTIC SURGERY: COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND BEYOND

On March 17th, 2020, the Association of American Medical Colleges released a communication recommending that medical students be withdrawn...

PARAMEDIAN FOREHEAD FLAP PEDICLE DIVISION AFTER 7 DAYS USING LASER-ASSISTED INDOCYANINE GREEN ANGIOGRAPHY

The paramedian forehead flap is a major workhorse for reconstruction of medium to large-sized nasal defects. The tissue bridge that...

 
 
 

FREE MUSCLE FLAP COVERAGE AS LAST RESORT FOR THERAPY RESISTANT NEUROPATHIC PAIN IN THE UPPER EXTREMITY: A LONG-TERM RETROSPECTIVE FOLLOW-UP STUDY

Persistent neuropathic pain severely impacts physical functioning and quality of life. However, optimal surgical management of persistent...

A COMBINED METHOD OF ORAL COMMISSURE LIFTING FOR PERIORAL REJUVENATION IN ASIANS

A drooping oral commissure shows an appearance of ageing and sadness. To improve it with less complications has become a rising aesthetic...

 
 
 

ENDOSCOPIC TRANSAXILLARY CAPSULECTOMY WITH IMMEDIATE REIMPLANTATION PERFORMED AS A SINGLE-OPERATOR OUTPATIENT PROCEDURE

Capsulectomy is a standard treatment for capsular contracture after breast augmentation. Incision via the endoscopic transaxillary...

CHARACTERISTICS AND OUTCOMES OF PRIMARY INTERPOSITION VASCULAR GRAFTS IN FREE FLAP BREAST RECONSTRUCTION

There is paucity of data on primary interposition vascular graft use in microsurgery. Our study examines the characteristics, indications...

 
 
 

COMPLICATION RATES OF ACELLULAR DERMAL MATRIX IN IMMEDIATE BREAST RECONSTRUCTION WITH RADIATION: A SINGLE-INSTITUTION RETROSPECTIVE COMPARISON STUDY

The use of acellular dermal matrix in immediate breast reconstruction continues to increase despite ongoing concerns with respect to...

THE MINI-TEMPORALIS TURNOVER FLAP FOR MIDFACE REANIMATION: PHOTOGRAMMETRIC AND PATIENT-RATED OUTCOMES

: Mini-temporalis transposition flaps, modified from Gillies' technique, have become less popular than temporalis tendon transfers...

 
 
 

“USE OF ABSORBABLE MEMBRANE IN DICED CARTILAGE TECHNIQUE FOR NASAL DORSUM RESTORATION”

Nasal deformities represent the main condition requiring a dorsal nasal reconstruction, in order to obtain a harmonic and pleasant...

PRONE POSITIONING FOLLOWING BREAST RECONSTRUCTION

Dear Editor

 
 
 

ANALYSIS OF SELECTION OF RECIPIENT VEIN, NUMBER OF OUTFLOWS, STYLE AND TECHNIQUE IN HEAD AND NECK VENOUS ANASTOMOSIS AND A PROPOSED ALGORITHM

Surgeons have preferential ways of performing the venous anastomosis in the head and neck microsurgery. However, controversies exist...

VIRTUAL AND AUGMENTED REALITY FOR PREOPERATIVE PLANNING IN PLASTIC SURGICAL PROCEDURES: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW

Virtual and augmented reality are fast developing technologies that allow the three-dimensional visualisation of digital information.

 
 
 

NEONATAL EAR SPLINTING FOR CONGENITAL EAR DEFORMITIES

Splinting of ears in neonates to correct the congenital auricular deformities has been well described. Despite being a non-invasive...

ENGAGING STAKEHOLDERS IN BIOPRINTING RESEARCH: VIEWS AND CONCERNS OF MICROTIA PATIENTS' PARENTS ON BIOPRINTED AURICULAR CARTILAGE

As novel tissue engineering and bioprinting technologies are being explored for future auricular cartilage repair, there is also a...

 
 
 

PREAURICULAR PULL THROUGH FLAP FOR RECONSTRUCTION OF THE AURICLE

Introduction: Reconstruction of the crus of the antihelix after tumor resection is a significant surgical challenge and to date no...

ADAPTING DONABEDIAN'S STRUCTURE-PROCESS-OUTCOME TRIAD FOR QUALITY IMPROVEMENT ACTIVITIES IN SURGICAL CLEFT-CRANIOFACIAL CARE

Dear Sir,

 
 
 



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More than 8,000 private beds in England were bought up by ministers in March at an estimated cost of £2.4million a day, in anticipation of the NHS being overwhelmed by Covid-19... Read more ...

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Lockdowns implemented across the world due to the novel coronavirus pandemic could exacerbate childhood obesity due to improper diet and sleep and lack of physical activity... Read more ...