Toolbox for Autologous Breast Reconstruction, An Issue of Clinics in Plastic Surgery


  • Maurice Nahabedian, MD, FACS, Georgetown University Hospital, Department of Plastic Surgery, Washington, DC

Overview of Perforator Imaging and Flap Perfusion Technologies; Assessing Perforator Architecture; Acoustic Doppler Sonography, Color Duplex Ultrasound, and Laser Doppler Flowmetry as Tools for Successful Autologous Breast Reconstruction; Doppler Sonography and Color Duplex Imaging;  Computerized Tomographic and Magnetic Resonance Angiography-Technical; CT Angiography: Clinical Applications; CT Angiography: Assessing Outcomes;  Non-contrast Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Preoperative Perforator Mapping; Contrast Enhanced Magnetic Resonance; Dynamic Infrared Thermography (DIRT);  Fluorescent Angiography; Near Infrared Spectroscopy in Autologous Breast Reconstruction; Implantable Doppler System; Noninvasive Tissue Oximetry
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Book information

  • Published: June 2011
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-0982-3