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The buried dermal pennant stitch for the correction of symmastia following breast reduction

Abstract

Symmastia is a difficult surgical problem to correct. Symmastia has various etiologies and can occur following reduction mammoplasty. Techniques previously described have been criticized for their limited success due to temporary results, inadequate correction, or creation of secondary deformities. 86 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Changes in the extracellular matrix surrounding human chronic wounds revealed by 2-photon imaging

Abstract

Chronic wounds are a growing problem worldwide with no effective therapeutic treatments available. Our objective was to understand the composition of the dermal tissue surrounding venous leg ulcers and diabetic foot ulcers (DFU). 140 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Open Journal of Regenerative Medicine Vol.6,No.2 (June 2017)

Non-Responding Knee Pain with Osteoarthritis, Meniscus and Ligament Tears Treated with Ultrasound Guided Autologous, Micro-Fragmented and Minimally Manipulated Adipose Tissue
Stem Cells, Adipose Graft, Knee Arthritis, Lipogems®, Knee Pain, Micro-Fragmented Adipose Tissue, MSC Properties, Osteoarthritis… 18 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

Vladimir Nabokov-Friday Quotation

As previously posted in an interview with Nabokov at The Paris Review:

‘…when in doubt, I always follow the simple method of choosing that line of conduct which may be the most displeasing to the Reds and the Russells.’

Public Debate

Monitoring of Free Flaps with Combined Tissue Spectrophotometry and Laser Doppler Flowmetry in an Animal Experimental Model

J reconstr Microsurg
DOI: 10.1055/s-0037-1603735

Background When mobilizing free flaps, postoperative monitoring of perfusion is crucial to detect ischemia. Continuous monitoring may be feasible by applying a combination of tissue spectrophotometry and laser Doppler flowmetry (oxygen-2-see ). 246 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis

More Patient Communication, Less Malpractice Litigation

In this issue of JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery, Kandinov and colleagues report on a retrospective analysis of jury verdicts and settlement reports related to rhytidectomy in the past 30 years. 95 more words

Medicine By Alexandros G. Sfakianakis