NEW! Prepectoral Breast Reconstruction: Expanding Your Practice to More Challenging Patients Sun, Sep 30 1:30-3:00 p.m.

Discuss techniques and strategies to maximize outcomes, safety, and efficacy of prepectoral breast reconstruction in patients with post-mastectomy radiation; nipple sparing mastectomy; neoadjuvant chemotherapy and thin mastectomy skin flaps.

At the end of this activity, the learner will be able to:

  1. Identify which patients are safe candidates for pre-pectoral reconstruction.
  2. Recognize which strategies/techniques maximize safety in challenging scenarios.
  3. Differentiate when to perform immediate vs. delayed reconstruction.
  4. Explain how to safely manage complications.
  5. Recognize how prepectoral outcomes are enhanced with radiotherapy

Accreditation: The American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: The ASPS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.