Plastic Surgery News

3/12/2013 10:37:57 AM
  • Community hospitals without surgical services can safely perform percutaneous coronary intervention in low-risk patients -- and not refuse higher-risk patients either, the MASS COMM trial found.
3/5/2013 12:24:34 PM
  • MIAMI BEACH -- Surgical removal of basal cell carcinoma lesions resulted in smaller cosmetic defects in patients who received neoadjuvant vismodegib, according to results of a small clinical series, but the cost of the treatment was high.
2/22/2013 4:55:21 PM
  • Upper facial muscles require substantially greater paralysis than lower facial muscles to achieve the desired aesthetic appearance in patients with wrinkles, necessitating higher doses of onabotulinum toxin A, a study suggested.