Internet reources relating to Replantation, free flaps, composite tissue transfer, microvascular surgery
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Objectives: We retrospectively evaluated replantations performed for Tamai type 1 thumb amputations.
Conclusion: Despite technical difficulties, thumb replantations yield good functional and aesthetic results. Sensory recovery is sufficient even after tip replantations without nerve repair.
Late results of replantations in tip amputations of the thumb Ismail Bulent OZCELIK, Husrev PURISA, Berkan MERSA,...
Added: Sun Nov 15 2009
Microsurgical reconstruction is used for complex reconstructive surgery problems when other options such as primary closure, healing by secondary intention, skin grafting, local flap transfer, and distant flap transfer are not adequate. Microsurgery may not be the best solution for all reconstructive dilemmas and certainly is not the first choice...
Added: Mon Mar 31 2008