Rhoda S Narins
- Long-term sterility of fat frozen for up to 24 monthsRhoda S Narins
New York University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
J Drugs Dermatol 2:505-7. 2003..We studied frozen fat from 10 patients after 12 months and 10 patients after 24 months for sterility. Cultures were negative for all specimens, showing that frozen fat is safe to use and should not cause infection...
- Liquid injectable silicone: a review of its history, immunology, technical considerations, complications, and potentialRhoda S Narins
Dermatology Surgery and Laser Center, Department of Dermatology, New York University Medical School, White Plains 10604, USA
Plast Reconstr Surg 118:77S-84S. 2006....
- The use of tumescent anesthetic solution for fat transfer donor and recipient sitesRhoda S Narins
J Drugs Dermatol 1:279-82. 2002
- Clinical conference: management of rare events following dermal fillers--focal necrosis and angry red bumpsRhoda S Narins
Dermatology, NYU Medical Center, New York, USA
Dermatol Surg 32:426-34. 2006
- Persistence and improvement of nasolabial fold correction with nonanimal-stabilized hyaluronic acid 100,000 gel particles/mL filler on two retreatment schedules: results up to 18 months on two retreatment schedulesRhoda S Narins
Dermatology Surgery and Laser Center of New York and New York University Medical Center, New York, New York 10604, USA
Dermatol Surg 34:S2-8; discussion S8. 2008..Nonanimal-stabilized hyaluronic acid (NASHA) fillers are frequently used for facial soft tissue augmentation. Their long-term efficacy and the effects of different retreatment schedules are not well established...
- Overtreatment effects associated with a radiofrequency tissue-tightening device: rare, preventable, and correctable with subcision and autologous fat transferRhoda S Narins
Dermatology Surgery and Laser Center of New York, 222 Westchester Avenue, White Plains, NY 10604, USA
Dermatol Surg 32:115-24. 2006
- Validated assessment scales for the lower faceRhoda S Narins
Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, 222 Westchester Avenue, White Plains, NY 10604, USA
Dermatol Surg 38:333-42. 2012..Refined, easy-to-use, validated, objective standards assessing the severity of these changes are required in clinical research and practice...
- Twelve-month persistency of a novel ribose-cross-linked collagen dermal fillerRhoda S Narins
Dermatology Surgery and Laser Center of NY, White Plains, New York 10604, USA
Dermatol Surg 34:S31-9. 2008....
- Minimizing adverse events associated with poly-L-lactic acid injectionRhoda S Narins
Dermatology Surgery and Laser Center, New York, USA
Dermatol Surg 34:S100-4. 2008..CONCLUSION Administration of PLLA with optimal techniques can help enhance treatment effect while simultaneously minimizing AES...
- A randomized study of the efficacy and safety of injectable poly-L-lactic acid versus human-based collagen implant in the treatment of nasolabial fold wrinklesRhoda S Narins
Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 62:448-62. 2010..Injectable poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA) is a synthetic, biodegradable, biocompatible polymer device...
- Improvement in nasolabial folds with a hyaluronic acid filler using a cohesive polydensified matrix technology: results from an 18-month open-label extension trialRhoda S Narins
Dermatology Surgery and Laser Center, White Plains, New York 10604, USA
Dermatol Surg 36:1800-8. 2010....
- 12-Month controlled study in the United States of the safety and efficacy of a permanent 2.5% polyacrylamide hydrogel soft-tissue fillerRhoda S Narins
Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, New York University, White Plains, New York 10604, USA
Dermatol Surg 36:1819-29. 2010..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of a 2.5% polyacrylamide hydrogel in the aesthetic enhancement of nasolabial folds...
- A randomized, multicenter study of the safety and efficacy of Dermicol-P35 and non-animal-stabilized hyaluronic acid gel for the correction of nasolabial foldsRhoda S Narins
Dermatology Surgery and Laser Center, White Plains, New York 10604, USA
Dermatol Surg 33:S213-21; discussion S221. 2007..Porcine collagen-derived Dermicol-P35 has low immunogenicity and has the potential to provide durability at least equivalent to that of NASHA...
- Injectable skin fillersRhoda S Narins
Dermatology Surgery and Laser Center of New York, White Plains, 10604, USA
Clin Plast Surg 32:151-62. 2005....
- Persistence of nasolabial fold correction with a hyaluronic acid dermal filler with retreatment: results of an 18-month extension studyRhoda S Narins
Dermatology Surgery and Laser Center, White Plains, NY 10604, USA
Dermatol Surg 37:644-50. 2011..OBJECTIV: To evaluate the efficacy and persistence of SGP-HA for the correction of NLFs for up to 36 months...
- Poly-L-lactic acid: a new dimension in soft tissue augmentationAdam M Rotunda
Department of Dermatology, Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology, Bennett Surgery Center, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, USA
Dermatol Ther 19:151-8. 2006..The present authors reviewed the background and clinical applications of PLLA as treatment for HIV-associated facial lipoatrophy and age-related facial volume loss...
- Development and validation of a new clinically-meaningful rating scale for measuring lateral canthal line severityMichael A Kane
Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Institute, 115 East 67th Street, New York, NY 10065, USA
Aesthet Surg J 32:275-85. 2012..The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently issued new recommendations specifying a rigorous process to validate new aesthetic scales...
- Non-surgical radiofrequency faceliftDavid J Narins
Dermatology Surgery and Laser Center, 222 Westchester Avenue, White Plains, NY 10604, USA
J Drugs Dermatol 2:495-500. 2003..Twenty treatment areas in 17 patients were treated to evaluate the efficacy and safety of RF treatment to the brow and jowls. The technique was found to produce gradual tightening in most patients, and there were no adverse effects...
- A randomized, double-blind, multicenter comparison of the efficacy and tolerability of Restylane versus Zyplast for the correction of nasolabial foldsRhoda S Narins
Dermatology and Laser Center, White Plains, New York, USA
Dermatol Surg 29:588-95. 2003..Hyaluronic acid derivatives potentially offer improved longevity of correction and a reduced risk of immunogenicity and hypersensitivity...
- Polyacrylamide hydrogel differences: getting rid of the confusionRhoda S Narins
Dermatology Surgery and Laser Center, New York, NY, USA
J Drugs Dermatol 10:1370-5. 2011....
- Validated assessment scales for the upper faceTimothy C Flynn
Department of Dermatology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Dermatol Surg 38:309-19. 2012..The development of globally accepted tools to assess these changes objectively is an essential contribution to aesthetic research and routine clinical medicine...
- Breast enlargement after liposuction: comparison of incidence between power liposuction versus traditional liposuctionKathryn E Frew
Juva Skin and Laser Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
Dermatol Surg 31:292-6. 2005..We previously reported that a significant percentage of patients who underwent power liposuction noted an increase in their breast size...
- A quality rating scale for aesthetic surgical proceduresMurad Alam
Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 54:272-81. 2006..While in recent years the number of available procedures has proliferated, there are few objective methods for evaluating the relative quality of these procedures for particular indications or specific patients...
- Angioedema acute hypersensitivity reaction to injectable hyaluronic acidJanie M Leonhardt
Center for Dermatologic Surgery, Cooper University Hospital, Marlton, New Jersey 08053, USA
Dermatol Surg 31:577-9. 2005..We describe the first reported case of angioedema-type hypersensitivity following injection of the upper lip with non-animal-stabilized hyaluronic acid (NASHA) gel...
- Cryopreservation of human fat for soft tissue augmentation: viability requires use of cryoprotectant and controlled freezing and storageDavid K Moscatello
Differentiated Cell Laboratory, Coriell Institute for Medical Research, 403 Haddon Avenue, Camden, NJ 08103, USA
Dermatol Surg 31:1506-10. 2005..Storage usually involves placing syringes of fat directly into a -20 degrees C freezer. However, the viability of fat frozen in this way is controversial...
- Calcium hydroxylapatite (Radiesse) for correction of the mid- and lower face: consensus recommendationsMiles H Graivier
Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, USA
Plast Reconstr Surg 120:55S-66S. 2007..Measures for enhancing patient comfort, anticipating and minimizing potential complications, and optimizing aesthetic results are also discussed...
- Liposuction using dilute local anesthesiaTimothy Corcoran Flynn
Dermatol Surg 29:1144-5. 2003
- ASDS guidelines of care for tumescent liposuctionKatherine J Svedman
ASDS, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008, USA
Dermatol Surg 32:709-16. 2006