“Safety of Reconstructive Microsurgery in the Elderly Population: a Multicentric Prospective Study”
1 month ago - By Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
: Safety of reconstructive microsurgery in elderly patients is still a topic of debate, since no conclusive evidence exists that provides indications and risk evaluation in elderly patients.The purpose of this study, which the Italian Society for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery has promoted, is to evaluate the safety and the complication risk of elective reconstructive microsurgery in elderly patients as well as to identify patient or procedure-related risk factors. The secondary aim is to evaluate the predictive role for complications of the Geriatric 8 score .
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