Matthew J Carty

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Fascial flap reconstruction of the hand: a single surgeon's 30-year experience
    Matthew J Carty
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Faulkner Hospital, 1153 Centre Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:953-62. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Lessons learned from simultaneous face and bilateral hand allotransplantation
    Matthew J Carty
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital Faulkner Hospital, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 132:423-32. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The case for lower extremity allotransplantation
    Matthew J Carty
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 131:1272-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Complex flexor and extensor tendon injuries
    Matthew J Carty
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Hand Clin 29:283-93. 2013
  5. doi request reprint A position paper in support of face transplantation in the blind
    Matthew J Carty
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Center for Bioethics and Department of Medicine, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 130:319-24. 2012
  6. doi request reprint A patient death attributable to implant-related primary anaplastic large cell lymphoma of the breast
    Matthew J Carty
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:112e-118e. 2011
  7. doi request reprint A position paper in support of hand transplantation in the blind
    Matthew J Carty
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:510e-515e. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Why we are here: early reflections on the role of reconstructive plastic surgery in the 2013 Boston marathon bombings
    Matthew J Carty
    Boston, Mass From the Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Harvard Plastic Surgery Combined Residency Program
    Plast Reconstr Surg 132:1623-7. 2013
  9. doi request reprint The teaming curve: a longitudinal study of the influence of surgical team familiarity on operative time
    Rena Xu
    Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA Hospices Civils de Lyon, Pole Information Médicale Evaluation Recherche Universite de Lyon, EA santé individu société 4129, Lyon, France
    Ann Surg 258:953-7. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Three patients with full facial transplantation
    Bohdan Pomahac
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:715-22. 2012

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Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Fascial flap reconstruction of the hand: a single surgeon's 30-year experience
    Matthew J Carty
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Faulkner Hospital, 1153 Centre Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:953-62. 2010
    ..Fascial flaps represent an excellent option for the reconstruction of these complicated defects...
  2. doi request reprint Lessons learned from simultaneous face and bilateral hand allotransplantation
    Matthew J Carty
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital Faulkner Hospital, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 132:423-32. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint The case for lower extremity allotransplantation
    Matthew J Carty
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 131:1272-7. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Complex flexor and extensor tendon injuries
    Matthew J Carty
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Hand Clin 29:283-93. 2013
    ..This article presents an overview of some of the more commonly used options available to the reconstructive surgeon willing to tackle these difficult clinical cases...
  5. doi request reprint A position paper in support of face transplantation in the blind
    Matthew J Carty
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Center for Bioethics and Department of Medicine, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 130:319-24. 2012
    ..The authors therefore provide a rationale for the inclusion of facially disfigured blind patients in face transplantation protocols in the future...
  6. doi request reprint A patient death attributable to implant-related primary anaplastic large cell lymphoma of the breast
    Matthew J Carty
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:112e-118e. 2011
    ..The authors situate this case in the context of the current state of knowledge regarding implant-related primary ALCL of the breast and suggest that this entity is generally, but not universally, indolent in nature...
  7. doi request reprint A position paper in support of hand transplantation in the blind
    Matthew J Carty
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:510e-515e. 2011
    ..The authors therefore provide a rationale for the inclusion of blind amputees in hand transplantation protocols in the future...
  8. doi request reprint Why we are here: early reflections on the role of reconstructive plastic surgery in the 2013 Boston marathon bombings
    Matthew J Carty
    Boston, Mass From the Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Harvard Plastic Surgery Combined Residency Program
    Plast Reconstr Surg 132:1623-7. 2013
    ....
  9. doi request reprint The teaming curve: a longitudinal study of the influence of surgical team familiarity on operative time
    Rena Xu
    Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA Hospices Civils de Lyon, Pole Information Médicale Evaluation Recherche Universite de Lyon, EA santé individu société 4129, Lyon, France
    Ann Surg 258:953-7. 2013
    ..To quantify the association between surgical team familiarity and operative time...
  10. doi request reprint Three patients with full facial transplantation
    Bohdan Pomahac
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 366:715-22. 2012
    ..At 6 months of follow-up, all facial allografts were surviving, facial appearance and function were improved, and glucocorticoids were successfully withdrawn in all patients...
  11. doi request reprint Temporal variation in surgical mortality within French hospitals
    Antoine Duclos
    Hospices Civils de Lyon, Pole Information Médicale Evaluation Recherche Universite de Lyon, EA Santé Individu Société, Lyon France Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School and Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA
    Med Care 51:1085-93. 2013
    ..Surgical mortality varies widely across hospitals, but the degree of temporal variation within individual hospitals remains unexplored and may reflect unsafe care...
  12. doi request reprint The advent of the restorative plastic surgeon
    Matthew J Carty
    Boston, Mass From the Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital
    Plast Reconstr Surg 133:182-6. 2014
    ..The authors describe the core competencies that characterize this new identity, and discuss the implications of the advent of this new professional paradigm...
  13. doi request reprint A monitoring tool for performance improvement in plastic surgery at the individual level
    Mahiben Maruthappu
    Brigham and Women s Hospital Center for Surgery and Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 131:702e-10e. 2013
    ..In this article, the authors present two robust graphic tools commonly used in other industries that may serve to monitor individual surgeon operative time while factoring in patient- and surgeon-specific elements...
  14. doi request reprint Reconstruction of pediatric cranial base defects: a review of a single microsurgeon's 30-year experience
    Matthew J Carty
    Harvard Combined Plastic Surgery Residency Program, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 20:639-45. 2009
    ..Due to the relative rarity of these oncologic processes and the highly specialized requirements for their treatment, few large-scale reviews of microsurgical reconstruction of pediatric cranial base lesions have been published to date...
  15. doi request reprint Overgrowth conditions: a diagnostic and therapeutic conundrum
    Matthew J Carty
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Hand Clin 25:229-45. 2009
    ..Long-term outcomes remain in the good-to-fair range and are dependent upon the condition, reconstructive techniques employed, age of patient, and the severity of deformity...
  16. doi request reprint Cumulative team experience matters more than individual surgeon experience in cardiac surgery
    Andrew W ElBardissi
    Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 145:328-33. 2013
    ..We sought to quantitatively evaluate the effects of both individual surgeon experience and the cumulative experience of attending surgeon-cardiothoracic fellow collaborations in isolated coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) procedures...
  17. ncbi request reprint Hyperpigmentation and atrophy
    Tia Kostas
    Division of Aging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Fam Pract 61:617-9. 2012
    ..We suspected a malignancy, but a conversation with the patient provided a telling clue...
  18. doi request reprint Body mass index as a predictor of postoperative complications in reduction mammaplasty
    Yoon S Chun
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02130, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 129:228e-233e. 2012
    ..Obesity, determined by body mass index, is known to be associated with surgical complications. This study was performed to evaluate a correlation between body mass index and postoperative complications in reduction mammaplasty...
  19. doi request reprint Metastatic breast cancer after delayed deep inferior epigastric perforator flap reconstruction
    Wojciech H Przylecki
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 66:233-4. 2011
    ..Surgeons who perform breast reconstruction should be attuned to both common and uncommon recurrence symptoms, as they may be the first to diagnose recrudescent disease...