Wow, what a week it has been in the Plastic Surgery world. A lot was happening in trending articles, recent publications, and some really good podcasts. These are all listed for you below. And of course, our weekly community data. Happy Reading!
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This week in Plastic Surgery
This week P'Fella's articles were viewed 1,900 times at an average of 1 minute 23 seconds per view. Of these, the top 3 articles reviewed were as follows.
An in-depth breakdown of the different ways to calculate the TBSA of a burn in the adult and pediatric population.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
One of the most common visits to a Plastic Surgery clinic! This article allows you to become proficient in the management pathway, supported by current evidence of course!
Plastic Surgeons love performing flaps. The bilobed flap is an absolute workhorse for covering post-skin cancer resection defects on the nose. This is a step-by-step guide in how to design the flap.
Recent Publications in Plastic Surgery
The Plastic Surgery community produces research at a fast rate. It's not always the highest quality, but it's great to see progress nonetheless. Here are 3 important articles you MUST read - P'Fella has summarised the first one for you.
An absolute classic of a paper! Lanz is a boss! 🔥
This article has really stood the test of time! The Lanz classification is still used in clinical practice and for research purposes to this day.
Such an important topic - read more here!
The Management of HS is becoming more and more a multi-disciplinary approach. Whilst the medication is becoming better, so too is our understanding of the best surgical options for this chronic condition. P'Fella also did a review of hidradenitis suppurtiva.
The Training Community is Strong!
ThePlasticsFella educational platform is all about engaging, encouraging and supporting the training community. This is why this article is great...
Podcasts you must listen to
Who doesn't love a good podcast?! Well, P'Fella listens to them daily on the elliptical machine, as he pumps his legs before work. Here are the top 3 podcasts from the week.
The online education is still strong! Admittedly, webinar fatigue is a real thing. Nonetheless, here are a few events you might like to check out!
Monday 12th of April
Another great webinar planned by Canniesburn. They've been smashing the webinars all year. This one has major clinical and exam importance.
Tuesday 13th April
ICOPLAST and Stoke-Mandeville - Flaps in Acute Burn Surgery.
Wednesday April 14th 2021
If you wannt get all fancy and attend a well-organised meeting, then this is a great one this week. BSSH is an amazing organisation doing some really good stuff. Click the link below to register.
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The data is strong this week and it's great to see the community grow this week.
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