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

More than a third of physicians meet burnout criteria

February 21, 2018
Approximately one-third of physicians experience characteristics of burnout, such as emotional exhaustion and depersonalization, which often led to…
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More doctors, patients working together to make medical decisions

January 29, 2018
Doctors and patients are more frequently engaged in the shared decision-making process now than they were in the past, according to findings recently…
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ACA reduces out-of-pocket medical expenses

January 22, 2018
The implementation of the ACA reduced out-of-pocket spending for medical care, especially for low-income individuals; however, premium spending…
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Autism prevalence plateaus among children, adolescents

January 2, 2018
There was no significant increase in the prevalence of autism spectrum disorder among children and adolescents between 2014 and 2016, according to…
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Volumetric upper blepharoplasty improved lateral convex contour

December 1, 2017
Volumetric upper blepharoplasty, which combines fat grafting with the orbicularis oculi muscle imbrication, was associated with improved contour in a…
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Multifaceted strategy needed to reduce opioid use after rhinoplasty

November 28, 2017
Findings from a recent study shed light on pain medication use following rhinoplasty, with results indicating patients often fail to take all the…
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Considerations for patients with Ehlers-Danlos syndromes undergoing surgery

November 21, 2017
Plastic surgeons should consider a number of complications in patients with Ehlers-Danlos syndromes undergoing surgery. Researchers investigating…
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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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