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Author Swanson, Eric (Eric N.), author.

Title Evidence-based cosmetic breast surgery / Eric Swanson
Published Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2017


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 214 pages) : color illustrations
Contents Preface; Author; Contents; 1: Evidence-Based Medicine; Evidence-Based Cosmetic Breast Surgery; Levels of€Evidence; Evaluating Evidence-Based Medicine in€Plastic Surgery; Levels of€Evidence Hierarchy; Grade (A-D) Recommendation; Level 1 Studies; Randomized Trials and€Cosmetic Surgery; Equipoise; Limitations of€Historical Controls; Prospective Versus€Retrospective Study Design; Markers of€Success in€Cosmetic Surgery; Consecutive Patients; Statistical Power and€Alpha Level; Eligibility Criteria; Inclusion Rate; Confounders; Measuring Device; Discussion of€Limitations
Commercial Bias Systematic Reviews; Objectives; Outcome Studies; BREAST-Q; Ad Hoc Outcome Studies; References; 2: A Measurement System and€Ideal Breast Shape; The Need for€a€Measurement System; Nipple Position Versus€Glandular Position; Standardized Photographs; Two-Dimensional Breast Measurements; Computer Software; Lateral Views; Frontal Views; Breast References; Measuring Breast Volume; Advantages of€a€Two-Dimensional Reference System; Breast Dimensions; Ideal Breast Shape; Frontal View; Lateral View; Three-Dimensional Breast Shape; References; 3: Breast Augmentation
Introduction Patient-Reported Results; Indications; Anesthesia and€Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis; Incision; Supra-Inframammary Fold (Supra- IMF) Incision; Periareolar Incision; Axillary Incision; Trans-Nipple-Areolar and€Transareolar Incisions; Correction of€Inverted Nipples; Correction of€Protruding Nipples; Implant Placement; "Controlling" the€Inframammary Fold; Breast Implant Settling After€Surgery: Clinical Examples; Breast Implant Size; Three-Dimensional Computer Simulation; Firmness; Breast Implant Selection: Silicone Gel Versus€Saline
Breast Implants: Smooth Versus€Textured Breast Implants: Round€Versus Shaped; Measurements; Breast Asymmetry; Chest Wall Abnormalities; Tuberous Breasts; Nipple Sensation; Recovery; Patient Satisfaction; Complications; Fat Injection; References; 4: Complications of€Breast Augmentation; Capsular Contracture; Etiology of€Capsular Contracture; Infection: The€Case For€and€Against; Treatment; Open Capsulotomy; Capsulectomy Versus Capsulotomy; Site Change; Acellular Dermal Matrix (ADM); Patient Considerations; Implant Replacement; Treatment Recommendations; Hematoma; Infection
Nipple Numbness Implant Rupture; Wrinkling (Rippling); "Ball in€Sock" Deformity; Symmastia (Synmastia); Implant Malposition; Malrotation; Double Bubble Deformity; Implant Exposure; Late Seromas and€Double Capsules; Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (ALCL); Venous Thromboembolism, Doppler Ultrasound, and€Total Intravenous Anesthesia; Sequential Compression Devices; Other Complications; References; 5: The Myth of€Breast Autoaugmentation; Introduction; Photographic Integrity; Breast Projection and€Upper Pole Projection; Fascial Sutures; "Laser Bra"; "Dermal Bra"; "Internal Bra."
Summary Insisting on an evidence-based approach, Dr. Swanson brings the light of science to bear on the many controversies in cosmetic breast surgery today. Conventional wisdom is challenged with factual analysis, made possible by Dr. Swanson's large body of published research. In his hallmark detailed style, the author lays the foundation with clinical studies, measurements, and patient-reported outcomes. The work is all here in one place for the first time, leading to some surprising conclusions
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed April 5, 2017)
Subject Breast -- Surgery.
Surgery, Plastic.
Breast implants.
Evidence-based medicine.
Breast -- surgery
Plastic Surgery Procedures -- methods
Evidence-Based Medicine
Breast Implants
Plastic & reconstructive surgery.
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- Plastic & Cosmetic.
Evidence-based medicine
Breast implants
Breast -- Surgery
Surgery, Plastic
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9783319539584