Breast Reconstruction

Posted On 2023-11-03 17:12:13

This series of Annals of Translational Medicine presents a collection of reviews and surgical technique articles on the current state-of-the-art in breast reconstruction. We are extremely thankful to all the authors for their irreplaceable contribution to this series. Certainly, we assembled the most experienced scientists, healthcare providers, and leaders in the field of reconstruction to produce a compendium of the most up-to-date evidence-based medical literature. We expect optimistically you find these articles to be enlightening, didactic, and motivating.

Editorial on Breast Reconstruction
Breast reconstruction in the era of evidence-based medicine
Oscar J. Manrique, Joseph M. Escandón

Review Article on Breast Reconstruction
Breast reconstruction with latissimus dorsi flap: a comprehensive review and case series
Joseph M. Escandón, Oscar J. Manrique, Jose G. Christiano, Vanessa Mroueh, Peter A. Prieto, Jessica C. Gooch, Anna Weiss, Howard N. Langstein

Prepectoral versus subpectoral two-stage implant-based breast reconstruction: U.S. medical center experience and narrative review
Joseph M. Escandón, Anna Weiss, Jose G. Christiano, Howard N. Langstein, Lauren Escandón, Peter A. Prieto, Jessica C. Gooch, Oscar J. Manrique

Technical consideration for breast reconstruction in patients requiring neoadjuvant or adjuvant radiotherapy: a narrative review
Karla C. Maita, Ricardo A. Torres-Guzman, Francisco R. Avila, John P. Garcia, Brian D. Rinker, Olivia A. Ho, Antonio J. Forte

Management of complications following implant-based breast reconstruction: a narrative review
Dean H. Meshkin, Joseph M. Firriolo, Nolan S. Karp, Ara A. Salibian

Innervated breast reconstruction: a narrative review of neurotization techniques and outcomes
Joseph M. Escandón, Jessica Mroueh, Christopher M. Reid, Devinder Singh, Keith Sweitzer, Pedro Ciudad, Rahim Nazerali, Antonio J. Forte, Oscar J. Manrique

Surgical Technique on Breast Reconstruction
Practical oncoplastic surgery techniques needed for practice
Salvatore M. Nardello, Joshua A. Bloom, Kerry A. Gaffney, Meera Singhal, Sarah Persing, Abhishek Chatterjee

Review Article on Breast Reconstruction
Surgical management of breast cancer-related lymphedema: a narrative review of contemporary practices
Pedro Ciudad, Joseph M. Escandón, Daniela Duarte-Bateman, Lauren Escandón, Michele Maruccia, Antonio J. Forte, Horacio F. Mayer, Oscar J. Manrique

Narrative review of patient-reported outcomes of breast reconstruction
Eric I. Chang

Moving the needle: a narrative review of enhanced recovery protocols in breast reconstruction
Robert Craig Clark, Alexandra Alving-Trinh, Miriam Becker, Garrison A. Leach, Amanda Gosman, Chris M. Reid

Breast reconstruction after mastectomy in patients with obesity: a narrative review
Priscila Cevallos, Charlotte Berry, Kelsey Jordan Lipman, Carrie A. Kubiak, Anita T. Mohan, Haripriya S. Ayyala, Oscar J. Manrique, Rahim Nazerali

The special series “Breast Reconstruction” was commissioned by the editorial office, Annals of Translational Medicine without any sponsorship or funding. OJM serves as an unpaid editorial board member of Annals of Translational Medicine from July 2022 to June 2024 and served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the special series.