Patients who are struggling with the cancer are usually affected by many adverse factors such as radiotherapy, chemotherapy, immune suppression, malnutrition and others. Some of these factors can themselves initiate hardly treated wounds and some can interfere with wound healing. Mehr
Aim of the study: To introduce and evaluate a new technique in pedicle TRAM flap reconstruction using a Laser Doppler (LD) to achieve the maximal volume preservation of tissues and to keep the minimal risk of partial flap necrosis. Mehr
Current information about different methods of breast augmentation is controversial and to state which method gains an advantage over the others is hardly possible. It is also hard to predict the reasons of the complications. The aim of this paper was to compare different techniques of breast augmentation by evaluating the duration of the operation, the duration of the hospitalization and the incidence of postoperative complications. We also tried to find the relation between postoperative drainage productivity and the incidence of capsular contractures. Mehr
50 – 90% of women with breast hypertrophy have back, shoulder and neck pain. Beside they have more difficulties in finding proper clothes and leading an active life. They also deal with the emotional discomfort and stress related to large breast. Although there are a lot of conservative methods to relief these symptoms breast reduction is still the most reliable one. Mehr
In early nineties in endoscopic aesthetic face rejuvenation procedures horizontal vector was fundamental and it used to cause so called mask effect. Nowadays priority is given for vertical vector as the face becomes more projecting and its upper part gains more volume. Our aim was to review endoscopic technique possibilities in face rejuvenation operations. Mehr
The purpose of this study was to compare 3 different techniques of autologous breast reconstruction in their indications to calculate their complication rates and to design a simple algorithm for breast reconstruction based on indications. Mehr
Every breast augmentation method has its own indications but usually surgeons choose that one which is the most predictable, atraumatic and gives the best results (natural appearance and fast recovery). Our aim was to find the advantages and disadvantages of breast augmentation using transaxillary incision and to compare it with periareolar and inframammary techniques.
Tautrimas Aštrauskas - Facharzt für Plastische und Rekonstruktive Chirurgie. Lösung: