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Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 Sep;140(3):466e-486e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000003648.

Current Clinical Applications of Fat Grafting.

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Dallas, Texas; and Miami, Fla. From the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center; the Miami Hand Center; the Miami Breast Center; and the Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine.

Abstract

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

After reading this article, the participant should be able to: 1. Understand the theory and principles behind successful avascular fat transfer; 2. Apply these principles into techniques that yield safe and successful fat grafting operations; 3. Identify the well-established indications and limitations of the various fat grafting operations as well as the indications that require additional clinical and translational research.

SUMMARY:

In this article, the authors summarize the established principles and techniques of fat grafting, discuss debated topics, and present both the well-established and the novel clinical applications of fat grafting.

PMID:
28582333
DOI:
10.1097/PRS.0000000000003648
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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