Diminishing relative contraindications for immediate breast reconstruction: A multicenter study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Implants
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Mammaplasty
  • Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Risk Assessment

abstract

  • Breast reconstruction increased in high-risk surgical and oncologic patients, suggestive of a diminishing set of relative contraindications. Increased implant use in high-risk patients might be a contributing factor toward the preferential national expansion of prosthetic techniques.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2014.05.012

PubMed ID

  • 25159019

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 788

end page

  • 95

volume

  • 219

number

  • 4