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


Brussels

11th - 14th February 2019


REGISTRATION FEE: 800€



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

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LOCATION  &  CONTACT


UZ BRUSSELS


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
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If you would like to validate this module as part of our postgraduate programmes please fill out this form and send it together with you CV to Elena Mohedano (elena.mohedano@rmes.es)