Plastic Surgery Presentations and Research

This quarterly report is a summary of the monthly Faculty Research Newsletter. Journal links may require subscriptions or a log-in through the Columbia library while PubMed links are accessible to all.

Presentations

October 2017

34th Annual meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons
Newport, Rhode Island, September 2017

  • Ascherman J, Morrison K, Zeidler K, Appel J, Mohebali K, Stokes T, Sudarsky L, Chun Y, Castle J, Colwell A. XPAND II — A multi-center, prospective, clinical trial for the AeroForm tissue expander system for two-stage breast reconstruction.
  • Fu R, Toyoda Y, Li L, Rohde C, Otterburn D. Smoking May Have a Different Risk Factor Profile for Postoperative Complications in Plastic and General Surgical Procedures; A Propensity-Matched Analysis of 294,903 Patients from the NSQIP Database from 2005-2014 .
  • Fu R, MD, Baser O, MS, Means J, Kurlansky P, Rohde C. Breast Cancer Provider Discussion Law Helps Reverse Racial and Economic Disparity for Breast Reconstruction in NY State: An Analysis of 42,137 Patients From the NY SPARCS Database.
  • Lee JC, MD, Ishtihar S, Means JJ, Wu J, Rohde A Randomized, Controlled Study of OctylNR-cyanoacrylate and Adhesive Mesh Closure System Versus Subcuticular Suture Closure in Reduction Mammoplasty.
  • Levy A, Bernstein J, Morrison KA, Lieberman MD, Pomp A, Rohde C, Otterburn DM, Spector JA. Simplifying Technique While Improving Surgical Outcomes in Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction.
  • Marano AA, Henderson PW, Prince MR, Dashnaw S, ARMRIT, Rohde CH, Effect of MRI on Breast Tissue Expanders and Recommendations for Safe Use.
  • Morrison K, Lee J, Souweidane M, Feldstein N, Ascherman J. Twenty-year outcomes experience with primary open craniosynostosis repairs: An analysis of reoperation and complication rates.
  • Toyoda T, Fu R, Lu L, Ottberburn D, Rohde C. Smoking Independently Increases Postoperative Wound Complications in Plastic Surgical Procedures; A Propensity-Matched NSQIP Analysis.

June 2017

18th annual meeting of the American Society of Breast Surgeons
Las Vegas, Nevada, April 2017

  • Ascherman J. Novel approaches to breast reconstruction.

April 2017

American Association of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting
Austin, TX, March 25-28, 2017

  • Fu R, Toyoda Y, Li L, Rohde C, Otterburn DM. Smoking and Postoperative Complications in Plastic and General Surgical Procedures; A Propensity-Score Matched Analysis of 294,903 Patients from the NSQIP Database from 2005-2014.

New York Regional Plastic Surgeons Residents' Night

  • Toyoda Y, BA; Fu R, Li L, MS; Otterburn, Christine Rohde C. Smoking as an Independent Risk Factor for Postoperative Complications in Plastic Surgical Procedures; A Propensity-Score Matched Analysis of 36,454 Patients from the NSQIP Database from 2005-2014.

February 2017

American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Hawaii
January 14-17, 2017

  • Ascherman J, Najjar M, Lopez M, Akelina Y. Re-establishment of lymphatic drainage after vascularized lymph node transfer in a rat model.
  • Henderson P, Gomberawalla A, Ascherman J, Grant R, Taback B, Chen M, Ananthakrishnan P, Feldman S, Rohde C. LYMPHA significantly decreases the incidence of upper extremity lymphedema after axillary lymph node dissection. American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Hawaii, January 14-17, 2017.

December 2016

42nd Annual Meeting, the Israel Society of Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery, Tel Aviv
November 2016

  • Ascherman, J. Defining the association between diabetes mellitus and plastic surgery outcomes: An analysis of 40,465 patients from the American College of Surgeons database.

October 2016

Annual Meeting, American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Los Angeles
September 2016

  • Lee, J, Morrison, K, Chang, M, Ascherman, J., and Rohde, C. Is Cosmetic Surgery Tourism Worth it? A Cost analysis of nontuberculous mycobacterium surgical site infections contracted abroad.
  • Henderson, P, Thimmappa, N, Prince, M., and Rohde, C. Breast tissue expanders and MRI: Defining Surgeons' opinions, clinical outcomes, and optimal parameters for safety.

Publications

October 2017

  • Goltsman D, Morrison K, Ascherman J. Defining the association between diabetes mellitus and plastic and reconstructive surgery outcomes: An analysis of nearly 40,000 patients from the American College of Surgeons' NSQIP database. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2017 Aug 17;5(8):e1461. DOI: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000001461.
    Journal link | PubMed link

July 2017

  • Shaughness G, Blackburn C, Ballestín A, Akelina Y, Ascherman JA. Predicting Thrombosis Formation in 1-mm-Diameter Arterial Anastomoses with Transit-Time Ultrasound Technology. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 Jun;139(6):1400-1405.
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February 2017

  • Ascherman JA, Zeidler K, Morrison KA, Appel JZ, Berkowitz RL, Castle J, Colwell A, Chun Y, Johnson D, Mohebali K. Carbon Dioxide-Based versus Saline Tissue Expansion for Breast Reconstruction: Results of the XPAND Prospective, Randomized Clinical Trial. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Dec;138(6):1161-1170.
    Journal link | Pubmed link
  • Fu R, Chang MM, Chen M, Rohde CH. A Qualitative Study of Breast Reconstruction Decision-Making among Asian Immigrant Women Living in the United States. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 Feb;139(2):360e-368e.
    Journal link | Pubmed link
  • Goltsman D, Munabi NC, Ascherman JA. The Association between Smoking and Plastic Surgery Outcomes in 40,465 Patients: An Analysis of the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Data Sets. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 Feb;139(2):503-511. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000002958.
    Journal link | Pubmed link
  • Henderson PW, Dosanjh J, Rohde CH. Successful Breast Reconstruction Despite Dislodgement of Tissue Expander Magnetic Ports.Aesthet Surg J. 2016 Nov;36(10):NP307-NP309.
    Journal link | Pubmed link
  • Thimmappa ND, Prince MR, Colen KL, Ahn CY, Dutruel SP, Boddu SR, Greenspun DT, Vasile JV, Chen CM, Usal H, Rohde CH, Redstone JS, LoTempio MM, Lerman OZ, Nath AK, Allen RJ, Levine JL. Breast Tissue Expanders with Magnetic Ports: Clinical Experience at 1.5 T. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Dec;138(6):1171-1178.
    Journal link | Pubmed link

October 2016

  • Kim SY, Lee SH, Lee B, Park YJ, Park JH, Lee YS, Rah DK, Park TH. The Protective Effects of Botulinum Toxin A Against Flap Necrosis After Perforator Twisting and Its Underlying Molecular Mechanism in a Rat Model. Ann Plast Surg. 2016 Aug;77(2):242-
    8. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000000563.
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