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2008 Program & Abstracts
NESPS 25th Annual Meeting, October 2-5, 2008, Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2008
 
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm   Registration
 
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2008
 
6:30 am – 5:00 pm   Registration
6:30 am – 9:00 am   Continental Breakfast
7:30 am – 8:00 am   Welcome Remarks - Future of Plastic Surgery Education/ABPS Update
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8:00 am – 9:00 am   Panel I – A Changing Paradigm in Plastic Surgery: Reconstructive Transplantation
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Moderators: W. P. Andrew Lee, MD
Joseph Serletti, MD
Panelists: Joseph E. Losee, MD
Eduardo D. Rodriguez, MD, DDS
9:00 am – 10:00 am   Session I: Breast – Resident Papers
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(7-minute presentations)
Moderator: Brian Glatt, MD
    1. The Use of Acellular Dermal Matrix to Prevent Capsular Formation Around Implants in a Primate Model
Amy Stump, MD1, Luther H. Holton, III, MD1, Jerome Connor, PhD2, John R. Harper, PhD2, Sheri Slezak, MD1, Ronald P. Silverman, MD1.
1University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA, 2LifeCell Corporation, Branchburg, NJ, USA.


2. Wise-Pattern Breast Reconstruction: Pocket Augmentation using Alloderm and a Vascularized Dermal-Subcutaneous Pedicle
Christopher A. Derderian, M.D., Mihye Choi, M.D., Nolan S. Karp, M.D.
New York University, New York, NY, USA.


3. Acellular Dermis Assisted Prosthetic Breast Reconstruction Versus Complete Submuscular Coverage: A Head To Head Comparison Of Outcomes
Hani Sbitany, M.D., Sven Sandeen, M.D., Ashley N. Amalfi, B.A., Mark Davenport, M.D., Howard N. Langstein, M.D.
University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA.


Discussion

4. Should bilateral latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap be used as a first-line procedure for breast reconstruction?
Neil Moudgill, Shayna L. Showalter, MD, Eric Hager, MD, Timothy K. Williams, MD, Kristin Brill, MD, Anne Rosenberg, MD, Steven Copit, MD.
Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA.


5. The Gracilis Myocutaneous Free Flap in Autologous Breast Reconstruction
Sven N. Sandeen, M.D., Luis Ortiz, Stephen J. Vega, M.D.
University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA.


6. The role of regional referral centers in breast reconstruction: The New England perforator flap experience
Janet H. Yueh, BA, Eran D. Bar-Meir, MD, Hasan S. Merali, BA, Adam M. Tobias, MD, Bernard T. Lee, MD.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA.


Discussion

10:00 am – 10:30 am   Coffee Break
10:30 am – 11:30 am   Courtiss Lecture – Patrick Sullivan, MD
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11:30 am – 12:30 pm   Session II: Maxillofacial Research – Resident Papers
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7-minute presentations
Moderator: Jeffrey Weinzweig, MD
    7. Acellular Dermal Matrix In Alveolar Bone Grafting: A Novel Strategy For Improved Outcomes
Julio A. Clavijo-Alvarez, MD, PhD, Lisa Vecchione, DMD, MDS, Chatan Irwin, MS, Gary DeCesare, MD, Darren M. Smith, MD, Joseph E. Losee, MD.
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.


8. Management of Complex Pediatric Mid-face Fractures
Ian L. Valerio, MD, MS, MBA1, Gary DeCesare, MD1, Joe Madia, BS1, Tae Chong, MD1, Sanjay Naran, BS1, Lisa Vecchione, DMD, MDS2, Shao Jiang, MD2, Frederic WB Deleyiannis, MD, MPhil, MPH1, Joseph Losee, MD2.
1University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, 2Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.


Discussion

9. Histologic and Ultrastructural Soft Tissue Changes Following Immediate and Delayed Midface Distraction Osteogenesis
Shawkat Sati, MD1, Kip Panter, PhD2, Joyce C. Chen, MD1, Qian Wu, MD1, Jeffrey Weinzweig, MD1.
1Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA, USA, 2USDA, Logan, UT, USA.


10. The Molecular Regulation Of Palatogenesis: Adenovirus-Mediated IRF6 Transduction Of The Medial Edge Epithelium Rescues The Fusion Defect Of The TGF-Beta3-/- Mouse Palate In Organ Culture
Gregory E. Lakin, M.D.1, Phillip W. Zoltick, M.D.2, Allison Zajac, B.S.3, Richard E. Kirschner, M.D.1, Hyun-Duck Nah, D.M.D., Ph.D.1.
1Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA, 2The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA, 3Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA.


11. Withdrawn Discussion

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm   Lunch – ASPS Advocacy Symposium
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1:30 pm – 2:30 pm   Panel II - Breast & Upper Body Bariatric Contouring
Moderator: Peter Rubin, MD
Panelists: Mustafa Akyurek, MD
Dennis Hurwitz, MD
2:30 pm – 3:30 pm   Session III: Wound/Flap/Micro – Bullet Papers
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4-minute presentations
Moderator: T. Shane Johnson, MD
    12. Management of the difficult sentinel lymph node in patients with primary cutaneous melanoma.
Amanda M. Silverio, Matthew C. McRae, Stephen Ariyan, MD, MBA, FACS, Deepak Narayan, MD, FRCS.
Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA.


13. Benign Peripheral Nerve Tumors: Treatment Algorithm and New Reconstructive Options
Ivica Ducic, MD, PhD, Ali Al-Attar, MD, PhD.
Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA.


14. iDoppler- An Internet-based Doppler Monitoring System
Evan S. Garfein, MD1, Ishaan Dalal, BS2, Adam Charles2, Fred Fontaine, PhD2, Jamie P. Levine, MD1.
1New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA, 2The Cooper Union School of Engineering, New York, NY, USA.


15. Soleal perforators: recipient options in lower extremity reconstruction
Evan Garfein, MD, Nicholas Haddock, MD, Christopher Derderian, MD, Jamie Levine, MD, Pierre Saadeh.
NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA.


Discussion

16. Microsurgical Skills Trainer with Quantitative Feedback
Evan S. Garfein, MD, Brad Kligman, BS, Nicholas Haddock, MD, Jamie P. Levine, MD.
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA.


17. A Primer Of Schematics For Simplifying The Design Of The Common Muscle Perforator Flaps
Geoffrey G. Hallock, MD.
Lehigh Valley and Sacred Heart Hospitals/St.Luke's Hospital, Allentown/Bethlehem, PA, USA.


18. A new diagnostic algorithm for early prediction of vascular compromise in 208 microsurgical flaps using tissue oxygen saturation measurements
Alex Keller.
North Shore Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Great Neck, NY, USA.


19. Abdominal Wall Reconstruction after Acute and Chronic Loss of Domain with Peritoneal Cavity Expansion and Component Separation
John P. Tutela, MD1, Adam R. Kolker, MD2, Jamie P. Levine, MD3, Daniel Kovacs, MD1.
1St. Vincent's Hospital, New York, NY, USA, 2Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA, 3New York University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.


Discussion

20. To Fill or Cover: The Dead Space Dilemma in Flap Reconstruction of Sternotomy Wounds
Todd S. Lefkowitz, MD1, Adam R. Kolker, MD2, Jamie P. Levine, MD3, Keith M. Blechman, MD3.
1St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center, New York, NY, USA, 2Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA, 3New York Universiy Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.


21. The proximally based peroneal vascular bundle: an insulated extension cord for free flap reconstruction
Alexander Sailon, BA1, Otway Louie, MD1, Jason Spector, MD2, Jamie Levine, MD1, Pierre Saadeh1.
1NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA, 2Weill Cornell ]Medical College, New York, NY, USA.


22. Lower extremity allen test (LEAT) in reconstruction
Evan Garfein, MD, Nicholas Haddock, MD, Jamie Levine, MD, Pierre Saadeh.
NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA.


23. A New Modified Approach to Sural Nerve Biopsy: Improving Patient Outcomes
Ivica Ducic, MD, PhD, Justin West, MD.
Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA.


Discussion

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm   Concurrent Session I: Maxillofacial –Bullet Papers
4-minute presentations
Moderator: Joseph Losee, MD
    24. Intraoperative High Dose; Epinephrine Infiltration In Cleft Palate Repair
Nelson E. Castillo, M.D., Darren Smith, M.D., Joseph Madia, MS-IIII, Gary DeCesare, M.D., Sanjay Naran, MS-III, Franklyn Cladis, M.D., Matt Ford, MS, CCC-SLP, Lisa Vecchione, DMD, MDS, Shao Jiang, M.D., Joseph Losee, M.D.
Childrens Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.


25. Validity Of CT/MRI Diagnosis Of Intracranial Extension Of Midline Nasal Dermoids: Implications In Surgical Approach
M. Jason Hancey, MD, T. Shane Johnson, MD, A. Mark Boustred, MD, Mark S. Dias, MD, Donald R. Mackay, MD.
Penn State Hershey, Hershey, PA, USA.


26. Post-Traumatic Maxillo-Mandibular Reconstruction: A Treatment Algorithm for the Partially Edentulous Patient
Jesse A. Goldstein, MD1, Stephen B. Baker, MD, DDS1, Laura Seiboth, MD1, Kristen Klement, BA1, Jeffrey Weinzweig, MD2.
1Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA, 2Lahey Clinic Medical Center, Burlington, MA, USA.


Discussion

27. Pediatric Facial Fractures: The Current Demographic 200- 2007
Joseph E. Losee, MD, FACS, Richard M. Saladino, MD, Joseph V. Madia, BS, Lisa Vecchione, DDS, Frederic W.B. Deleyiannis, MD, Gary M. DeCesare, MD, Sanjay Naran, BS.
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.


28. Pediatric Mandible Fractures: Presentation, Management, And Early Follow-Up
Darren M. Smith, MD, Alex Rottgers, MD, Joseph Madia, BS, Sanjay Naran, BS, Lisa Vecchione, DMD, MDS, Gary DeCesare, MD, Michael Bykowski, MS, BPhil, Joseph E. Losee, MD.
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.


29. Complications of Pediatric Facial Fractures
S. Alex Rottgers, Gary Decesare, MD, Darren Smith, MD, Joseph Madia, Sanjay Naran, Shao Jiang, MD, Frederick Deleyiannis, MD MPhil, Lisa Vecchione, DMD MDS, Joseph Losee, MD.
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.


Discussion

30. Early Response Of Gene Expression In Fractured Mandible
Peter J. Taub, M.D., Younghui Li, PhD, Daniel Leong, MS, Leslie Cohen, BA, David T. Fung, PhD, Melissa Ramcharan, MS, Robert J. Majeska, PhD, Hui B. Sun, PhD.
Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.


31. Traumatic Brain Injury as a Result of Cranial Bone Defects Following Fronto-Orbital Advancement
Shareef Jandali, MD, Mirko Gilardino, MD, MSc, FRCSC, Scott P. Bartlett, MD, Linton A. Whitaker, MD.
University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA, USA.


32. A Novel Method of Auricular Reconstruction
Matthew C. McRae, BA, Alexander Au, MD, Deepak Narayan, MD, FRCS.
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA.


Discussion

3:30 pm – 3:45 pm   Coffee Break
3:45 pm – 4:45 pm   Session IV: Breast – Bullet Papers
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4-minute presentations
Moderator: Babak Mehrara, MD
    33. Minimally-Invasive Correction of Inverted Nipples: A Safe and Simple Technique for Reliable, Sustainable Projection
Adam R. Kolker, MD, Philip J. Torina, MD.
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA.


34. Modified Skate Flap for Nipple-Areolar Reconstruction in 422 Implant Reconstructions: Technique and Outcome
Toni Zhong, MD, FRCSC1, Peter G. Cordeiro, MD, FACS2.
1Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA, 2memorial sloan kettering cancer center, new york, NY, USA.


35. A Novel Biodegradable Bioadhesive for Use in Reconstructive Surgery: Poly-Dihydroacetate
Sunil P. Singh1, Peter W. Henderson, MD2, Peter Zawaneh, BS3, David Putnam, PhD3, Jason A. Spector, MD4.
1New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA, 2Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA, 3Cornell University, Department of Bioengineering, Ithaca, NY, USA, 4Weill Cornell Medical College, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, New York, NY, USA.


Discussion

36. Breast Lift Using Stacking Flaps; forAuto-Augmentation
Daniel A. Del Vecchio, MD MBA.
Mass General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.


37. 3D Analysis of Breast Augmentation Patients Defines Operative Changes and their Relationship to Implant Dimensions
Oren M. Tepper, MD, Jacob G. Unger, BA, Kevin H. Small, BA, Daniel L. Feldman, BA, Mihye Choi, MD, Nolan S. Karp, MD.
NYU Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.


38. Efficacy of Long Term Trimethoprim & Sulfamethoxazole (Bactrim) Therapy in Prevention of Late Implant Infections in the Radiated Chest Wall
Michelle Lee, Seema S. Sonnad, PhD, Joseph M. Serletti, MD.
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.


Discussion

39. Management of the ptotic or hypertrophic breast in immediate autologous breast reconstruction: an evaluation of the Wise pattern mastectomy incision.
Ines C. Lin, MD, Joseph M. Serletti, MD, Liza C. Wu, MD.
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.


40. Superficial Inferior Epigastric Vessel Caliber and Reliability in the Massive Weight Loss Population: Implications for Breast Reconstruction
Jeffrey A. Gusenoff, MD, Devin Coon, B.A., Carolyn De La Cruz, MD, J. Peter Rubin, MD.
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.


41. Achieving Symmetry in Perforator Flap Breast Surgery
Suhail K. Kanchwala, MD, Reza Miraliakbari, MD, Joseph M. Serletti, MD.
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.


42. Free Flap Breast Reconstruction in Advanced Age: Is it Safe?
Jesse C. Selber, MD, MPH, Meredith Bergey, PhD, Seema S. Sonnad, PhD, Joseph M. Serletti, MD, FACS.
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.


Discussion

3:45 pm – 4:45 pm   Concurrent Session II: Maxillofacial & Wound/Flap/Micro – Long Papers
7-minute presentations
Moderator: Howard Langstein, MD
    43. The Effects Of BMP-2 On Sutural Patency In Craniofacial Defect Repair
Darren M. Smith, MD, Ahmned M. Afifi, MD, Gregory M. Cooper, PhD, Mark P. Mooney, PhD, Gary DeCesare, MD, Joseph E. Losee, MD.
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.


44. Analysis of Frontal and Orbital Osteotomy Fixation Using a Novel Adhesive Resorbable Plating System for Craniofacial Reconstruction
Jeffrey Weinzweig, MD1, Jeffrey Manchio, MD1, Sonu Jain, MD1, Shawkat Sati, MD1, Kip Panter, PhD2, Anshuman Shrivastava, PhD3, Stephen McCarthy, PhD3.
1Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA, USA, 2USDA, Logan, UT, USA, 3University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA, USA.


45. Increased progenitor cell mobilization with AMD3100 improves diabetic wound healing
Robert J. Allen, Jr., MD, Clarence D. Lin, MA, Phuong D. Nguyen, MD, Alexander Allori, MD, MPH, Alexander Sailon, BS, Jeffrey Schachar, BS, Evan Garfein, MD, Stephen M. Warren, MD.
New York University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.


Discussion

46. Integra Dermal Regeneration Template: Where Does it Fit on the Reconstructive Ladder?
Paul Glat.
St Christopher's Hospital for Children, Bala Cynwyd, PA, USA.


47. Acellular Dermal Matrix (AlloDerm) as an Adjunct in Reconstruction of Facial Paralysis
Roger L. Simpson, M.D.1, Jeffrey R. Ridha, MD2, Laurence T. Glickman, MD1, Thomas A. Davenport, MD1.
1Long Island Plastic Surgical Group, Garden City, NY, USA, 2Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY, USA.


48. Paraspinous Muscle Flap Reconstruction of Complex Midline Back Wounds: Risk Factors and Incidence of Post-flap Complications at a Busy Regional Spine Center
Alexander F. Mericli, B.S., Nicholas Tarola, M.D., John H. Moore, Jr., M.D., Steven E. Copit, M.D., James Fox, M.D., Gary A. Tuma, M.D.
Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA.


Discussion

7:00 pm –11:00 pm   General Reception – Union League
 
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2008
 
6:30 am – 5:00 pm   Registration
7:00 am – 9:00 am   Continental Breakfast
7:30 am – 8:20 am   Concurrent Workshops

#1: Breast Reconstruction with Allografts and Implants: Technical Considerations, Indications and Outcomes
Karl Breuing, MD

#2: Reconstruction of Moh's Faeral Defects: "Slam" Flaps and Other Pearls
Gary Fudem, MD

#3: Post-Bariatric Reconstruction: Abdomen and Thighs Demystified
Jeffrey Gusenoff, MD

8:30 am – 9:30 am   25th Anniversary Lecture – R. Barrett Noone, MD
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9:30 am – 10:15 am   Session V: Breast – Long Papers
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7-minute presentations
Moderator: Karl Breuing, MD
    49. The Correction Of Significant Post Augmentation Boundary Deformities With Capsulorrhaphy And Alloderm
Mark Sultan, MD, Mark Smith, MD, William Samson, MD.
Continuum Health Partners, New York, NY, USA.


50. Salvage of Tissue Expander in the Setting of Mastectomy Flap Necrosis (MFN): A 13-year Experience Using Timed Excision with Continued Expansion
Anuja K. Antony, MD, Babak Mehrara, MD, Colleen McCarthy, MD, Nina Kropf, MD, Joseph Disa, MD, Andrea Pusic, MD, Peter Cordeiro, MD.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA.


Discussion

51. Improving Surgeon Confidence in the DIEP Flap: A Strategy for Reducing Flap Harvest Time with Minimally Invasive Donor Site
Randall S. Feingold, M.D..
Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, P.C., Great Neck, NY, USA.


52. Comparing Free TRAM and DIEP Flaps for Breast Reconstruction: A Meta- analysis Examining Flap Complication Rates and Donor Site Morbidity
Alexander M. Sailon, B.A., Jeffrey S. Schachar, B.S., Jamie P. Levine, M.D.
New York University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.


Discussion

10:15 am – 10:45 am   Coffee Break
10:45 am – 11:45 am   Session VI: General Research – Resident Papers
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7-minute presentations
Moderator: John Girotto, MD
    53. Optical Microscopy of the Peripheral Nerve following Injury; An In Vivo Structural and Quantitative Analysis of Myelination.
Francis P. Henry, M.D., Boris H. Park, PhD, Daniel Cote, PhD, David Wes, B.A., Mark A. Randolph, M.A.S., Irene E. Kochevar, PhD, Charles P. Lin, PhD, Johannes F. deBoer, PhD, Jonathan M. Winograd, M.D.
Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.


54. Prevention of Anastomotic Thrombosis by Botulinum Toxin A in an Animal Model
Mark W. Clemens, MD1, James Higgins, MD2, E.F. Shaw Wilgis, MD3.
1Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA, 2The Curtis National hand Center, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA, 3The Curtis National Hand Center, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA.


Discussion

55. Poloxamer 188 Significantly Decreases Muscle Necrosis in a Murine Hindlimb Model of Ischemia Reperfusion Injury
Adrian D. Murphy, MD MRCSI, Michael C. McCormack, BSc, David Bichara, MD, John T. Nguyen, MD, Mark A. Randolph, MAS, William G. Austen, Jr., MD FACS.
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.


56. Photo-Crosslinking Collagen Gel For Tissue Engineered Cartilage
Xing Zhao, M.D.1, David A. Bichara, M.D.1, Shinichi Ibusuki, M.D., Ph.D.2, Mark A. Randolph, M.A.S.1, Robert W. Redmond, Ph.D.3, Irene E. Kochevar, Ph.D.3, Thomas J. Gill, M.D.2.
1Plastic Surgery Research Lab, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, 2Laboratory for Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, 3Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.


57. Design of Solid Scaffolds with Time-Released Porosity for Endogenous Bone Engineering
Alexander C. Allori, M.D., M.P.H.1, Alexander M. Sailon, B.A.1, Clarence D. Lin, M.A.1, Elizabeth Clark, M.S.2, John L. Ricci, Ph.D.2, Cornelia Cretiu-Vasiliu, M.S.3, James Smay, Ph.D.3, Phuong Nguyen, M.D.1, Stephen M. Warren, M.D.1, Robert J. Allen, Jr., M.D.1, Xiaoxia Wang, D.D.S.1.
1New York University, New York, NY, USA, 2New York University College of Dentistry, New York, NY, USA, 3University of Oklahoma, Stillwater, OK, USA.


Discussion

11:45 am – 12:30 pm   Founders’ Lecture – Craig Dufresne, MD
Play Video of the Founders’ Lecture – Craig Dufresne, MD
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm   Annual Business Meeting
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm   Non-Members Luncheon
2:00 pm – 2:15 pm   Remarks from the ASPS President - Richard D’Amico, MD
2:15 pm – 3:15 pm   Panel III – Facelifting on our 25th Anniversary: Where are we and how far have we come?
Play Video of the Panel III – Facelifting on our 25th Anniversary: Where are we and how far have we come?
Moderator: Charles Thorne, MD
Panelists: Patrick Sullivan, MD
Louis Bucky, MD
Sherrell J. Aston, MD
3:15 pm – 4:15 pm   Session VII: Bullet Papers
Play Video of the Session VII: Bullet Papers
4-minute presentations Moderator: Gary Fudem, MD
    58. Aesthetic Outcomes and Complications of Immediate Breast Reconstruction After Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy
Janet H. Yueh, BA, Mary Jane Houlihan, MD, Sumner A. Slavin, MD, Bernard T. Lee, MD, Donald J. Morris, MD.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA.


59. The Quantitative Progression of Pseudoptosis after Reduction Mammaplasty
Jacob G. Unger, BA, Oren M. Tepper, MD, Kevin H. Small, BA, Daniel L. Feldman, BA, Mihye Choi, MD, Nolan S. Karp, MD.
NYU Medical Center, New York, NY, USA.


60. Breast Reconstruction For Congenital Breast Asymmetry Using Fat Grafting and External Pre-Expansion - A Case Report
Daniel A. Del Vecchio.
Mass General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.


61. The Anterior/Posterior Lamellar Approach to Lower Eyelid Rejuvenation: Anatomically Correct" Surgery"
Richard H. Bensimon, MD.
Aesthetic Surgical Arts, Trumbull, CT, USA.


Discussion

62. Occupational Injuries in Surgeons
Pranay M. Parikh, MD1, Avery C. Capone, B.Sc.1, Steven P. Davison, MD, DDS1, Kenneth R. Means, MD2, Mark W. Clemens, MD1.
1Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA, 2Curtis National Hand Center, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA.


63. What Patients Want: Subjective Factors that Impact How Patients Choose a Plastic Surgeon
Lan B. Hua, MD, Evan Katzel, BS, Stephan Vega, MD, Howard N. Langstein, MD, John Girotto, MD.
University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA.


64. Resection of Hemangiomas with Pursestring Closure: A Follow-up Study
June K. Wu, MD, Christine Rohde, MD.
Columbia University, New York, NY, USA.


65. Plastic Surgeon Compliance with National Quality Forum and Surgical Care Improvement Projects in Patients at Risk in an Academic Community Hospital
Robert X. Murphy, Jr., MD, MS, Emily Peterson, MD, Joshua M. Adkinson, MD, James F. Reed, III, PhD.
Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA, USA.


Discussion

66. Urine nicotine assessment in plastic surgery patients
Steven C. Bonawitz, MD.
Central Maine Plastic Surgery, Lewiston, ME, USA.


67. Design and Impact of an Intraoperative Pathway: A New Operating Room Model for Team-Based Practice
Bernard T. Lee, MD, Adam M. Tobias, MD, Janet H. Yueh, BA, Eran D. Bar-Meir, MD, Justine M. Carr, MD, Charlotte L. Guglielmi, RN, MA, BSN, CNOR, Elizabeth R. Wood, MBA, Donald W. Moorman, MD, FACS.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA.


68. Multiple Procedures and Staging in the Massive Weight Loss Population
Devin Coon, B.A., Jeffrey A. Gusenoff, M.D., J. Peter Rubin, M.D.
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.


69. The Absorbable Dermal Stapler: A Faster, More Cost-Effective Method For Incisional Closure As Compared To Standard Dermal Sutures
Esther H. Teo, BS1, Kevin J. Cross, MD1, Shannon L. Wong, MD1, Christine H. Rohde, MD2, Robert T. Grant, MD, FACS2, Erin M. Weeden, MD2, Jeffrey A. Ascherman, MD, FACS2.
1Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA, 2Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA.


Discussion

6:00 pm – 11:00 pm   President’s Reception & Dinner
 
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2008
 
7:00 am – 12:30 pm   Registration
8:00 am – 9:00 pm   Continental Breakfast
8:30 am – 10:00 am   Panel IV – Breast Augmentation
Play Video of the Panel IV – Breast Augmentation
Moderator: Richard Zienowicz, MD
Panelists: TBD
10:00 am – 10:30 am   Break
10:30 am – 11:30 pm   Session VIII: Aesthetic/Bariatric/Research – Long Papers
Play Video of the Session VIII: Aesthetic/Bariatric/Research – Long Papers
7-minute presentations
Moderator: Mustafa Akyurek, MD
    70. Which Lower Lid Procedure to Choose A Precise Evaluation of the Lower Eyelid for a Scoring System to Select the Most Appropriate Canthoplasty Technique
Douglas S. Steinbrech1, Oren Tepper, MD2, Benjamin Ge, BS2, Elizabeth Jelks, MD2, Glen W. Jelks, MD2.
1MEETH, NY, NY, USA, 2NYU Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, NY, NY, USA.


71. Fleur-de-lis Panniculectomy after Bariatric Surgery: Our experience
Genevieve B. Broderick, MD, Richard Montilla, MD, Julie O'Brien, MD, John Castle, MD, Mustafa Akyurek, MD, Janice F. Lalikos, MD.
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA.


72. Body Mass and Surgical Complications in the Post-Bariatric Reconstructive Patient: Analysis of 511 Cases
Devin Coon, B.A., Jeffrey A. Gusenoff, M.D., J. Peter Rubin, M.D.
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.


Discussion

73. Maximizing Aesthetics and Safety in Circumferential-Incision Lower Body Lift with Selective Undermining and Suction Lipectomy
Adam R. Kolker, MD, Joshua Lampert, MD.
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA.


74. Determining the Optimal Viral Vector for Dermal Gene Therapy
Esther H. Teo, BS, Kevin J. Cross, MD, Elan D. Bomsztyk, BS, David C. Lyden, MD, PhD, Jason A. Spector, MD.
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA.


75. Hydrogen Sulfide: A Novel Cytoprotectant Against Radiation Induced Cellular Injury
Esther H. Teo, BS1, Sunil P. Singh, BA2, Daniel J. Kadouch, BA3, Gabriella A. Wernicke, MD1, Jason A. Spector, MD1.
1Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA, 2New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA, 3Vrije Universiteit Medisch Centrum, Amsterdam, Netherlands.


Discussion

11:30 pm   President’s Award Announced
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