Debating Breast Reconstruction's Biggest Controversies Sat, Sep 28 5:00-6:00 p.m. PDT

Panel will involve an engaging discussion on pivotal and contentious issues in breast reconstruction. Experts will confront the merits of autologous flaps versus implants, discussing the balance between natural tissue benefits and the convenience of implants. The debate will extend to the validity of staged surgical procedures against the immediacy of direct-to-implant reconstruction, considering patient outcomes and safety. Additionally, the panel will dissect the use of mesh support against purely subcutaneous techniques, scrutinizing their impact on long-term results and patient satisfaction.

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 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

*Programming, faculty and schedule are subject to change.

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