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My experience with texture implants: why they are still indicated
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 […]
What do we really know about the implants we use in our surgical practice?
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 […]