Latest Publications and Research on Tummy Tuck or Abdominoplasty
Autologous injectable dermis: a clinical and histological study.
Bassetto F, Turra G, Salmaso R, Lancerotto L, Del Vecchio DA
Padova, Italy; and Boston, Mass. From the Institute of Plastic Surgery, University of Padova; the Department of Pathology, University Hospital of Padova; the Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital; and Back Bay Plastic Surgery and Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School.
: No perfect solution yet exists for dermal fillers. The authors hypothesized that autologous dermis can be processed in an operator-friendly manner a... Read More
Aesthetic Plast Surg 2013 Mar 26
Acute Abdomen After Abdominoplasty: Differential Diagnosis.
da Freitas RS, Ascenço AS, Maluf Junior I, Nasser I, Balbinot P, Lopes MA, Forte AJ, Sadowski JA
Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Hospital de Clinicas da UFPR, Curitiba, Brasil, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Abdominoplasty is a very common elective procedure in plastic surgery. Surgical accidents can lead to serious complications that result in an acute su... Read More
Aesthetic Plast Surg 2013 Mar 22
Abdominoplasty Revision Using Tissue Expansion.
Kadri OM, Moosa S, Mofid MM
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA.
Postoperative revision after abdominoplasty may be necessary at times to improve contour, remove asymmetries, revise the umbilicus, or improve the sca... Read More
Clin. Hemorheol. Microcirc. 2013 Mar 1
Anatomical remodelling of the anterior abdominal wall arteries in obesity.
Veronica M, Cesare T, Andrea P, Luca B, Aldo M, Romeo M, Franco B, De Caro R
Anatomy Section, Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, University of Padova, Italy.
Obesity is associated with structural alterations in subcutaneous small resistance arteries. The aim of the present work is to study modifications of ... Read More
Plast. Reconstr. Surg.
Outcomes of traditional cosmetic abdominoplasty in a community setting: a retrospective analysis of 1008 patients.
Neaman KC, Armstrong SD, Baca ME, Albert M, Vander Woude DL, Renucci JD
Grand Rapids Medical Education and Research Center and College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, Grand Rapids, MI, USA.
Abdominoplasty is one of the most commonly performed cosmetic operative procedures. Few large studies have examined outcomes of cosmetic abdominoplast... Read More
Plast. Reconstr. Surg.
Scarpa fascia preservation during abdominoplasty: randomized clinical study of efficacy and safety.
Costa-Ferreira A, Rebelo M, Silva A, Vásconez LO, Amarante J
Department of Plastic Surgery, São João Hospital, Porto Medical School, Porto, Portugal.
Scarpa fascia preservation has been suggested as a way of reducing complications associated with conventional abdominoplasty. A prospective randomized... Read More
Dermatol Surg 2013 Feb 22
Safety and Tolerability of a Focused Ultrasound Device for Treatment of Adipose Tissue in Subjects Undergoing Abdominoplasty: A Placebo-Control Pilot Study.
Shalom A, Wiser I, Brawer S, Azhari H
Department of Plastic Surgery, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zerifin, Israel.
BACKGROUND: High-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) lipolysis is a noninvasive alternative to existing surgical body-sculpting methods. OBJECTIVE: To... Read More