Norma I Cruz

Summary

Affiliation: University of Puerto Rico

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The medical liability environment in San Juan: results of a survey
    Norma I Cruz
    Plastic Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan
    P R Health Sci J 29:66-9. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Preservation of nonviable cranial bone after class IV electrical burns
    Norma I Cruz
    Plastic Surgery Division, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan
    P R Health Sci J 29:83-5. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Breastfeeding after augmentation mammaplasty with saline implants
    Norma I Cruz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Ann Plast Surg 64:530-3. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Breast asymmetry pattern in women with idiopathic scoliosis
    Norma I Cruz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, UPR School of Medicine, Puerto Rico Health Science Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Bol Asoc Med P R 105:9-12. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Lactational performance after breast reduction with different pedicles
    Norma I Cruz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:35-40. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Rising medical liability cost and patient access to care in Puerto Rico: public survey
    Norma I Cruz
    Department of Surgery, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 30:116-22. 2011

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint The medical liability environment in San Juan: results of a survey
    Norma I Cruz
    Plastic Surgery Division, Department of Surgery, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan
    P R Health Sci J 29:66-9. 2010
    ..A survey was conducted to evaluate the effect that the current medical liability environment has had on physicians in San Juan, Puerto Rico...
  2. ncbi request reprint Preservation of nonviable cranial bone after class IV electrical burns
    Norma I Cruz
    Plastic Surgery Division, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan
    P R Health Sci J 29:83-5. 2010
    ..It has been suggested that preservation of nonviable cranial bone is possible in some selected cases in the absence of infection...
  3. doi request reprint Breastfeeding after augmentation mammaplasty with saline implants
    Norma I Cruz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Ann Plast Surg 64:530-3. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Breast asymmetry pattern in women with idiopathic scoliosis
    Norma I Cruz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, UPR School of Medicine, Puerto Rico Health Science Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Bol Asoc Med P R 105:9-12. 2013
    ..We believe that the severity of the asymmetry is a result of the difference between the hypoplastic breast and the normal breasts. In women with very large opposite breasts the asymmetry appears to be worse...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lactational performance after breast reduction with different pedicles
    Norma I Cruz
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:35-40. 2007
    ..Uncertainty still exists as to whether one type of pedicle is superior to another in preserving the breastfeeding potential of young women who need breast reduction surgery...
  6. ncbi request reprint Rising medical liability cost and patient access to care in Puerto Rico: public survey
    Norma I Cruz
    Department of Surgery, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico
    P R Health Sci J 30:116-22. 2011
    ..To understand the public perception of medical liability issues in Puerto Rico, a survey was made with the assistance of Gaither International...