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MY EXPERIENCE WITH TEXTURE IMPLANTS WHY THEY ARE STILL INDICATED PAOLO MONTEMURRO MD MBN2018 AESTHETIC BREAST MEETING DOTT MAURIZIO BRUNO NAVA MILANO

My experience with texture implants: why they are still indicated

by Paolo Montemurro MD • dicembre 3, 2018

My experience with texture implants: why they are still indicated Form-stable anatomical implants – typically manufactured with a textured surface to minimize rotation once in situ – have been available for over 20 years. Their use has been associated with high rates of patient satisfaction and low rates of capsular contracture and reoperation. However, many […]


Not All Breast Implants are Equal A 13 Year Review of Implant Longevity and Reasons for Explantation Maurice Nahabedian MD MBN2018 AESTHETIC BREAST MEETING DOTT MAURIZIO BRUNO NAVA MILANO

Not All Breast Implants are Equal: A 13-Year Review of Implant Longevity and Reasons for Explantation

by Maurice Y. Nahabedian MD, FACS • agosto 21, 2018

Not All Breast Implants are Equal: A 13-Year Review of Implant Longevity and Reasons for Explantation. Breast implants are currently available in a variety of shapes, sizes, volumes, surface textures, filler materials, and contours. Numerous companies, all of whom have subtle trade secrets related to the manufacturing of breast implants, are in the business of […]


Augmented Virtual Reality MBN2018 AESTHETIC BREAST MEETING DOTT MAURIZIO BRUNO NAVA MILANO

Augmented-Virtual Reality

by Alberto Rancati MD PhD • agosto 21, 2018

Augmented Virtual Reality New tools in breast diagnosis and surgical simulation training. Augmented Reality Helps Surgeons Visualize Tumors and to Train Themselves. Augmented Reality in Diagnosis Augmented reality (AR) is the superimposition of virtual-reality reconstructions onto a real patient’s images, in real time. This results in the visualization of internal structures through overlying tissues, providing […]


COMPOSITE BREAST AUGMENTATION MBN2018 AESTHETIC BREAST MEETING DOTT MAURIZIO BRUNO NAVA MILANO

Composite breast Augmentation

by Phillip Blondeel MD • agosto 21, 2018

Composite Breast Augmentation The prosthetic breast implant may be the single most important device ever developed in the field of plastic and reconstructive surgery. Despite half a century’s worth of technological advances, the revision rate for breast prostheses remains high. Many revisions are performed for soft tissue related problems and not for failure related to the device per se. Soft […]


WHAT DO WE REALLY KNOW ABOUT THE IMPLANTS WE USE IN OUR SURGICAL PRACTICE MBN2018 AESTHETIC BREAST MEETING DOTT MAURIZIO BRUNO NAVA MILANO

What do we really know about the implants we use in our surgical practice?

by Nicola Rocco MD • giugno 12, 2018

What do we really know about the implants we use in our surgical practice? A vast array of implant textures with different surface features produced with different methods are available in the global market. Salt or sugar crystals used to imprint a texture on the silicone shell, polyurethane interconnected open pore foam networks, polyurethane open-celled […]