• Reducing donor-site complications in DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction with Closed Incisional Negative Pressure Therapy: a cost-benefit analysis

    10 days ago - By Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

    : Deep inferior epigastric perforator flaps are considered the gold standard for autologous breast reconstruction but create large abdominal incisions that risk donor site morbidity during harvest. Closed incision negative pressure therapy is emerging as an effective alternative to standard postoperative dressings, but there is a paucity of data in DIEP flap donor sites.
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