Search for dissertations about: "breast reconstruction"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 swedish dissertations containing the words breast reconstruction.

  1. 1. Immediate breast reconstruction with implants in breast cancer patients

    Author : Jakob Lagergren; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Breast cancer; immediate breast reconstruction; implants; complications; quality of life; patient satisfaction; sensibility.;

    Abstract : Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer among Swedish women. The incidence has increased since the beginning of the 1970s. Simultaneously the age-standardized mortality has been relatively constant, which is probably explained by earlier tumour detection as a result of improved diagnostic methods and treatment advances. READ MORE

  2. 2. Assessment of breast reconstruction with DIEP flaps

    Author : Stina Klasson; Kirurgi; []
    Keywords : Plastic surgery; breast reconstruction; DIEP flap;

    Abstract : Reconstruction with a Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator (DIEP) flap is considered to be the first choice forautologous breast reconstruction. Skin and fat are transplanted from the lower abdomen to the chest were theblood vessels are reconnected through microsurgery. READ MORE

  3. 3. Different aspects of breast reconstruction : contralateral prophylactic mastectomy, postmastectomy radiotherapy, complications after biomaterials injection

    Author : Dmytro Unukovych; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; breast reconstruction;

    Abstract : The advances in breast reconstruction and oncoplastic surgery have positively affected the cosmetic and functional outcomes without compromising oncological safety. In this thesis, different aspects and challenges of reconstruction of the breast have been addressed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mesh-Based Immediate Breast Reconstruction. Complicantions and long-term results

    Author : Håkan Hallberg; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Immediate breast reconstruction; acellular dermal matrix; mesh; plastic surgery; quality of life;

    Abstract : There are few high-quality studies evaluating use of meshes in implant-based immediate breast reconstruction (IBR). This thesis analyzed current evidence of matrices and compared outcomes from the use of biological or synthetic meshes and traditional muscle-covered implants. READ MORE

  5. 5. The lateral thoracodorsal flap in breast reconstruction. Clinical long-term follow up study and immunohistochemical study of capsular tissue surrounding silicone implants

    Author : Clas Lossing; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Breast reconstruction; surgical flap; capsular contracture; silicone implant; growth factors; receptors; nitric oxide.;

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