Karl Breuing

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Wound fluid bacterial levels exceed tissue bacterial counts in controlled porcine partial-thickness burn infections
    Karl Breuing
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 111:781-8. 2003
  2. ncbi Early experience using low-frequency ultrasound in chronic wounds
    Karl H Breuing
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 55:183-7. 2005
  3. ncbi Immediate bilateral breast reconstruction with implants and inferolateral AlloDerm slings
    Karl H Breuing
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 55:232-9. 2005
  4. pmc Immediate breast tissue expander-implant reconstruction with inferolateral AlloDerm hammock and postoperative radiation: a preliminary report
    Karl H Breuing
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Eplasty 9:e16. 2009
  5. ncbi Inferolateral AlloDerm hammock for implant coverage in breast reconstruction
    Karl H Breuing
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 59:250-5. 2007
  6. doi Use of tumescent mastectomy technique as a risk factor for native breast skin flap necrosis following immediate breast reconstruction
    Yoon S Chun
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Faulkner Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Surg 201:160-5. 2011
  7. doi Mastopexy techniques after massive weight loss: an algorithmic approach and review of the literature
    Amy S Colwell
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 63:28-33. 2009
  8. doi Improving shape and symmetry in mastopexy with autologous or cadaveric dermal slings
    Amy S Colwell
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 61:138-42. 2008
  9. ncbi Breast mound salvage using vacuum-assisted closure device as bridge to reconstruction with inferolateral AlloDerm hammock
    Eric C Liao
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 59:218-24. 2007
  10. doi Incisional ventral hernias: review of the literature and recommendations regarding the grading and technique of repair
    Karl Breuing
    Brigham and Women s Faulkner Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Surgery 148:544-58. 2010

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Publications13

  1. ncbi Wound fluid bacterial levels exceed tissue bacterial counts in controlled porcine partial-thickness burn infections
    Karl Breuing
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 111:781-8. 2003
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  2. ncbi Early experience using low-frequency ultrasound in chronic wounds
    Karl H Breuing
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 55:183-7. 2005
    ..LFUD has had an early favorable experience in our institution. Further randomized clinical studies are required to better define the mechanism of action and the patient populations most appropriate for this modality...
  3. ncbi Immediate bilateral breast reconstruction with implants and inferolateral AlloDerm slings
    Karl H Breuing
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 55:232-9. 2005
    ..We have selectively used this technique as a reconstructive option for 10 women undergoing bilateral mastectomy (20 breasts)...
  4. pmc Immediate breast tissue expander-implant reconstruction with inferolateral AlloDerm hammock and postoperative radiation: a preliminary report
    Karl H Breuing
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Eplasty 9:e16. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that the AlloDerm hammock may allow greater intraoperative volume expansion and potentially avoid the need for an autologous construct...
  5. ncbi Inferolateral AlloDerm hammock for implant coverage in breast reconstruction
    Karl H Breuing
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 59:250-5. 2007
    ..We have been using an inferolateral AlloDerm hammock as an inferior extension of the pectoralis major muscle to provide a mechanical barrier between the implant and skin and to control implant position...
  6. doi Use of tumescent mastectomy technique as a risk factor for native breast skin flap necrosis following immediate breast reconstruction
    Yoon S Chun
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Faulkner Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Surg 201:160-5. 2011
    ..This study was performed to determine whether the technique increases the risk for skin flap necrosis in an immediate breast reconstruction setting...
  7. doi Mastopexy techniques after massive weight loss: an algorithmic approach and review of the literature
    Amy S Colwell
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 63:28-33. 2009
    ..This article offers an algorithmic approach to treat breast ptosis in the MWL patient based on breast volume, axillary tissue, desired scar location, and preferred surgical technique...
  8. doi Improving shape and symmetry in mastopexy with autologous or cadaveric dermal slings
    Amy S Colwell
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 61:138-42. 2008
    ..In conclusion, internal dermal slings improve shape, breast projection, and base width in select patients undergoing mastopexy. An algorithm based on quantity and quality of native skin is provided...
  9. ncbi Breast mound salvage using vacuum-assisted closure device as bridge to reconstruction with inferolateral AlloDerm hammock
    Eric C Liao
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 59:218-24. 2007
  10. doi Incisional ventral hernias: review of the literature and recommendations regarding the grading and technique of repair
    Karl Breuing
    Brigham and Women s Faulkner Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Surgery 148:544-58. 2010
    ..A generalized approach and technical considerations for the repair of incisional ventral hernias are outlined, including the appropriate use of component separation and the growing role of biologic repair materials...
  11. ncbi Wet wound healing
    Jan J Vranckx
    Laboratory of Tissue Repair and Gene Transfer, Division of Plastic Surgery, Brighton and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 110:1680-7. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the wound chamber provides a safe, powerful tool in the treatment of difficult infected wounds...
  12. ncbi Silver-impregnated vacuum-assisted closure in the treatment of recalcitrant venous stasis ulcers
    Ryan Gerry
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 59:58-62. 2007
    ..This may lead to improved healing rates and overall decreased wound burden in these complex patients...
  13. ncbi Occult breast carcinoma in reduction mammaplasty specimens: 14-year experience
    Amy S Colwell
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:1984-8. 2004
    ..Pathological diagnosis was guided by gross specimen evaluation in two patients and specimen radiography in one patient. Reduction mammaplasty has a small but definite risk of finding cancer in the resection specimen...