Oncoplastic & Implant based breast reconstruction

Brussels (Belgium) · 8th – 11th February 2021

CONCEPTS AND BASICS IN ONCOPLASTIC BREAST RECONSTRUCTION AND CLINICAL TRAINING IN IMPLANT BASED BREAST RECONSTRUCTION

Programme

ESSENTIAL CONCEPTS IN BREAST RECONSTRUCTION:

  • The psychological impact
  • Provision of information
  • How to assess and provide options
  • Influence of chemotherapy
  • How to setup a breast reconstruction unit
  • Immediate vs delayed breast reconstruction. Indications and contraindications

HIGH RISK BREAST CANCER:

  • Genetic breast cancer
  • Identifying women at high risk
  • Prophylactic mastectomy: Subcutaneous mastectomy / Skin sparing mastectomy / Nipple sparing mastectomy / Nipple-areola sparing mastectomy

RADIOTHERAPY IN BREAST RECONSTRUCTION:

  • Timing post radiotherapy
  • The impact of ADM
  • Post autologous reconstruction

BREAST RECONSTRUCTION IN SPECIAL SITUATIONS:

  • Obese patients
  • Skinny patients
  • Elderly patients

PRIMARY IMPLANT RECONSTRUCTION:

  • How to mark for an SSM
  • Two-stage breast reconstruction utilizing tissue expander and implant
  • Matrices: Biologic vs synthetic / Indications / Contraindications

DELAYED BREAST RECONSTRUCTION WITH IMPLANTS:

  • Two-stage breast reconstruction utilizing tissue expander and implant
  • The role of Becker expander

OTHER TECHNIQUES:

  • Composite implant breast reconstruction
  • Nipple-areola reconstruction
  • Contralateral breast symmetrisation

MANAGEMENT OF COMPLICATION:

  • Capsular Contracture
  • Infection and extrusion in implants based reconstruction
  • Skin flap necrosis
  • Asymmetry
  • Rippling
  • Rotation
  • Malposition
  • Litigation in breast surgery

Venue & contact

VENUE:

UZ BRUSSELS UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Laarbeeklaan, 101
1090 – Brussels (Belgium)
www.uzbrussel.be

CONTACT:

Elena Mohedano

RMES project manager
elena.mohedano@rmes.es
(+34) 93 556 55 05
www.rmes.es

ACCOMMODATION SUGGESTIONS:

Registration

REGISTRATION FEE: 800€

 

This is an independent course.

If you would like to validate this module as part of our postgraduate programmes please fill out the «À la carte» form and send it together with your CV to our project manager through the «contact» section of this website.

Course

Master-class in Oncoplastic breast reconstruction & Implant based breast reconstruction

Venue

Brussels University Hospital - Brussels (Belgium)

Registration fee

800€

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