Bilateral implant breast reconstruction outcomes, predictors, and matched cohort analysis in 730 2-stage breast reconstructions over 10 years Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Implantation
  • Breast Neoplasms

abstract

  • Bilateral implant breast reconstruction has become increasingly prevalent for patients with breast cancer. Overall complications are low; BI/BR does not appear to incur additive risk. Matched cohort analysis confirmed low complication rates with only malposition and rippling as significant differences between sides.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/SAP.0b013e31826af03e

PubMed ID

  • 24135689

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 625

end page

  • 30

volume

  • 72

number

  • SUPPL. 2