In the Journals

This feature offers timely executive summaries of the most relevant journals in aesthetics. Through peer “Perspectives,” full bibliographical information and links to the original journal abstract, In the Journals are a step wider and deeper than journal reviews health care professionals may be accustomed.

In the Journals

Platelet-rich plasma reduced recovery time in lipofilling

November 14, 2017
The addition of platelet-rich plasma during lipofilling for the restoration of tissue volume was associated with a shorter recovery duration;…
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Two hyaluronic acid fillers show comparable efficacy, safety in lip enhancement

November 14, 2017
Lip fullness and aesthetic appearance outcomes were similar for two hyaluronic acid lip fillers, according to recent findings. The researchers…
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Burnout, dissatisfaction drive 1 in 5 physicians to plan on reducing work hours

November 10, 2017
Survey results published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings reveal a significant level of discontent among physicians, with many considering scaling back or…
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Novel cranioplasty technique incorporates biologic, nonbiologic materials

November 10, 2017
A novel approach to defect coverage in cranioplasty using both biologic autologous bone and nonbiologic allograft materials showed satisfactory…
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Service price biggest driver of health care spending

November 9, 2017
Annual health care spending increased from $1.2 trillion to $2.1 trillion between 1996 and 2013, fueled by a 50% rise in the price of health care…
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Virtual surgery planning tool may improve nasal airway obstruction

November 9, 2017
Surgeons reported a positive experience with a virtual surgery planning tool that uses computational fluid dynamic simulations to improve
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DIEP, SIEA flaps may be preferable in abdominal-based breast reconstruction

November 6, 2017
Improved abdominal outcomes were reported for deep inferior epigastric perforator and superficial inferior epigastric artery flaps compared with both…
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Choosing Wisely helpful, but many physicians unaware of the campaign

November 1, 2017
While awareness of the Choosing Wisely campaign was low among physicians, a majority of those who knew of the campaign reported that it was helpful…
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Fewer phalloplasty complications reported in cismale vs. transmale patients

November 1, 2017
Cismale patients undergoing phalloplasty experienced fewer urethral and flap complications than transmale patients, according to recent findings. The…
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Low wealth heightens risk for death, disability in US, England

October 24, 2017
In the United States and England, individuals in the lowest quintile of wealth were significantly more likely to die or be disabled than those in the…
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