Article Abstract

Current strategies with 2-staged prosthetic breast reconstruction

Authors: Christin Harless, Steven R. Jacobson

Abstract

Over the last decade, prosthetic-based breast reconstruction has been revolutionized with technological advancements. Reconstructive surgeons now have a multitude of prosthetic devices and tissue expanders, tools for intraoperative perfusion analysis, implantable bioprosthetic materials and a technique for autoaugmentation within their armamentarium to reconstruct natural breasts today like never before.