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Innovative Approach to Body Contouring After Massive Weight Loss Gives Patients New Body Image, ASPS Study Reveals -
With the growing popularity of gastric bypass surgery to treat morbid obesity, body contouring after massive weight loss has become a focus of the plastic surgery community.

Immediate Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy is Safe, ASPS Study Says Reconstruction Does Not Impede Chemotherapy, Recovery or Diagnosis of Reoccurrence - Debunking the myth that women with locally advanced breast cancer must wait until after chemotherapy to have their breast reconstructed, a study presented today at the ASPS/PSEF/ASMS 71st Annual Scientific Meeting in San Antonio found that immediate free flap reconstruction for women with breast cancer is safe and psychologically beneficial.

Second-time Facelifts as Safe as Original Procedure, ASPS Study Says Older Patients' Special Needs Considered for Successful Surgery - Facelift recipients have yet another reason to smile while looking younger thanks to a study finding that a person's second facelift is as safe as the original procedure. The study was presented today at the ASPS/PSEF/ASMS 71st Annual Scientific Meeting in San Antonio.

Women Choose Plastic Surgery Breast Procedures for Themselves to Improve Self-Image & Eliminate Pain, ASPS Survey Reveals - Whether today or 15 years ago, women choose to have breast augmentation, reduction and reconstruction to improve their overall self-image or alleviate painful symptoms, according to an August survey of American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) members. Responses from almost 800 members across the nation revealed surprising similarities as well as new information about their patient's perceptions of plastic surgery procedures for the breast.


6.5 Million Women had Cosmetic Plastic Surgery in 2001

Reduction Surgery, More Effective than Medication, Diet, or Support Bras, to Relieve Suffering of Overly Large Breasts

Plastic Surgery Effective in Eliminating/Decreasing Migrane Headaches, ASPS Study Says . Botox® Reliable in Predicting Surgical Outcomes

Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Steady at 7.5 Million Despite Economic Recession

Study Finds Children's Art Helpful in Determining Anxiety, Self-Esteem Issues Linked to Their Appearance

A Party May Not Be Best Setting for Botox® Injections


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