• Head and neck research in Plastic Surgery - ahead of the rest? An analysis of abstracts presented at British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons meetings

    7 monthes ago - By Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

    Historically the Head and Neck discipline has been integral to the service a Plastic surgeon provides. Recently it has been postulated that its popularity is declining. The output of scientific meetings may indicate the popularity of each sub-specialty interest, also allowing comparison to other H&N conferences.Aim: to analyse the proportion of H&N themed podium and poster presentations from BAPRAS Scientific meetings and the resulting contribution to published literature.
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  • Summary document on safety and recommendations for aesthetic liposuction: Joint British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons / British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons expert liposuction group

    7 monthes ago - By Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

    Liposuction is one of the commonest surgical aesthetic procedures performed worldwide. Despite perceived to be a technically simple procedure, poor patient selection, sub-optimal technical execution or sub-optimal peri-operative management could lead to significant harm. This guidance was produced on behalf of the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons and British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons by the expert liposuction group. The guidance is based on evidence available in the literature along with specialist expert opinion in aesthetic liposuction...
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