Charles S Hultman

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Shine on: Review of Laser- and Light-Based Therapies for the Treatment of Burn Scars
    C Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7195, USA
    Dermatol Res Pract 2012:243651. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Prospective, before-after cohort study to assess the efficacy of laser therapy on hypertrophic burn scars
    Charles Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina Health Care System, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 70:521-6. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Logistics of building a laser practice for the treatment of hypertrophic burn scars
    Charles Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina Health Care System, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 70:581-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Sometimes you can't make it on your own: the impact of a professionalism curriculum on the attitudes, knowledge, and behaviors of an academic plastic surgery practice
    Charles Scott Hultman
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7195, USA
    J Surg Res 180:8-14. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Get on your boots: preparing fourth-year medical students for a career in surgery, using a focused curriculum to teach the competency of professionalism
    Charles S Hultman
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Surg Res 177:217-23. 2012
  6. doi request reprint To everything there is a season: impact of seasonal change on admissions, acuity of injury, length of stay, throughput, and charges at an accredited, regional burn center
    C Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina Health Care System, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 69:30-4. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Management of recurrent hernia after components separation: 10-year experience with abdominal wall reconstruction at an academic medical center
    Charles S Hultman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 66:504-7. 2011
  8. doi request reprint America's fertile frontier: how America surpassed Britain in the development and growth of plastic surgery during the interwar years of 1920-1940
    James F Fraser
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:610-3. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Comprehensive management of hot-press hand injuries: long-term outcomes following reconstruction and rehabilitation
    Charles Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:553-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Does voltage predict return to work and neuropsychiatric sequelae following electrical burn injury?
    Shruti Chudasama
    Department of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 27599 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:522-5. 2010

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Publications28

  1. pmc Shine on: Review of Laser- and Light-Based Therapies for the Treatment of Burn Scars
    C Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7195, USA
    Dermatol Res Pract 2012:243651. 2012
    ..Modulating the burn scar, through minimally invasive modalities, may replace conventional methods of burn scar excision and yield outcomes not previously possible or conceivable...
  2. doi request reprint Prospective, before-after cohort study to assess the efficacy of laser therapy on hypertrophic burn scars
    Charles Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina Health Care System, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 70:521-6. 2013
    ..Best practices for management continue to evolve. Lasers have recently been added to treatment algorithms, but indications and efficacy have not been fully defined. We studied the impact of laser therapies on hypertrophic burn scars...
  3. doi request reprint Logistics of building a laser practice for the treatment of hypertrophic burn scars
    Charles Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina Health Care System, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 70:581-6. 2013
    ..We report the logistics of building a laser practice for the treatment of hypertrophic burn scars...
  4. doi request reprint Sometimes you can't make it on your own: the impact of a professionalism curriculum on the attitudes, knowledge, and behaviors of an academic plastic surgery practice
    Charles Scott Hultman
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7195, USA
    J Surg Res 180:8-14. 2013
    ..The purpose of this project was to evaluate the effectiveness of a professionalism curriculum in an academic plastic surgery practice...
  5. doi request reprint Get on your boots: preparing fourth-year medical students for a career in surgery, using a focused curriculum to teach the competency of professionalism
    Charles S Hultman
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Surg Res 177:217-23. 2012
    ..The goal of this project was to enhance the attitudes and knowledge of medical students regarding professionalism, to help them understand the role of professionalism in a surgical practice...
  6. doi request reprint To everything there is a season: impact of seasonal change on admissions, acuity of injury, length of stay, throughput, and charges at an accredited, regional burn center
    C Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina Health Care System, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 69:30-4. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of the changing seasons on admissions to and resource utilization at an accredited burn center, with the goal of optimizing patient throughput and matching supply with demand...
  7. doi request reprint Management of recurrent hernia after components separation: 10-year experience with abdominal wall reconstruction at an academic medical center
    Charles S Hultman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 66:504-7. 2011
    ..Although the safety and efficacy of this technique have been established, less is known about long-term outcomes. This article focuses on the management of recurrent hernia after components separation for abdominal wall reconstruction...
  8. doi request reprint America's fertile frontier: how America surpassed Britain in the development and growth of plastic surgery during the interwar years of 1920-1940
    James F Fraser
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:610-3. 2010
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  9. doi request reprint Comprehensive management of hot-press hand injuries: long-term outcomes following reconstruction and rehabilitation
    Charles Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:553-8. 2010
    ..Hot-press hand burns can be devastating, but return to work is possible for most patients. We recommend early wound excision, aggressive perioperative hand therapy, low threshold for reconstructive procedures, and rehabilitative support...
  10. doi request reprint Does voltage predict return to work and neuropsychiatric sequelae following electrical burn injury?
    Shruti Chudasama
    Department of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 27599 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:522-5. 2010
    ..When comparing high and low voltage injuries, similarities in endpoints such as neuropsychiatric sequelae, the need for late reconstruction, and failure to return to work challenge previous notions that voltage predicts outcome...
  11. doi request reprint Utility of the omentum in pelvic floor reconstruction following resection of anorectal malignancy: patient selection, technical caveats, and clinical outcomes
    Charles S Hultman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:559-62. 2010
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  12. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of HIV-associated lipodystrophy: role of ultrasonic-assisted liposuction and suction-assisted lipectomy in the treatment of lipohypertrophy
    C Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 58:255-63. 2007
    ..Medical treatment of fat redistribution is usually ineffective. We evaluated the efficacy and safety of the surgical management of HIV lipodystrophy...
  13. pmc Utility of the omentum in the reconstruction of complex extraperitoneal wounds and defects: donor-site complications in 135 patients from 1975 to 2000
    C Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill 27599 7195, USA
    Ann Surg 235:782-95. 2002
    ..To examine donor-site complications after omental harvest for the reconstruction of extraperitoneal wounds and defects...
  14. ncbi request reprint Skin-sparing mastectomy flap complications after breast reconstruction: review of incidence, management, and outcome
    C Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 50:249-55; discussion 255. 2003
    ..Patients with elevated BMI, diabetes, and previous irradiation may be at increased risk for SSM flap complications...
  15. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary approach to abdominal wall reconstruction after decompressive laparotomy for abdominal compartment syndrome
    C Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 54:269-75; discussion 275. 2005
    ..This study investigates the role of plastic surgeons in the management and reconstruction of these abdominal wall defects...
  16. ncbi request reprint STARplasty for reconstruction of the burned web space: introduction of an alternative technique for the correction of dorsal neosyndactyly
    C Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 54:281-7. 2005
    ..We present a new technique for neosyndactyly release: the STARplasty (Syndactyly Treatment After Release), named after the appearance of the reconstructed web...
  17. ncbi request reprint Restoration of fecal continence after functional gluteoplasty: long-term results, technical refinements, and donor-site morbidity
    C Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 56:65-70; discussion 70-1. 2006
    ..We present our comprehensive experience with gluteoplasty, highlighting technical refinements, donor-site morbidity, and functional outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Salvage of infected spinal hardware with paraspinous muscle flaps: anatomic considerations with clinical correlation
    C Scott Hultman
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 57:521-8. 2006
    ..This study provides an anatomic and clinical investigation of posterior midline trunk reconstruction using paraspinous muscle flaps as the primary method of repair...
  19. doi request reprint Comparison of outcome after mesh-only repair, laparoscopic component separation, and open component separation
    Winnie M Y Tong
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 66:551-6. 2011
    ..To demonstrate the management of complications after MICS, we reported our experience of using MICS to repair a recurrent incisional hernia in a 63-year-old man after a perforated ulcer...
  20. doi request reprint Changing characteristics of facial fractures treated at a regional, level 1 trauma center, from 2005 to 2010: an assessment of patient demographics, referral patterns, etiology of injury, anatomic location, and clinical outcomes
    Katherine S Roden
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Ste 7038, Burnett Womack, CB 7195, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 68:461-6. 2012
    ..This study examines the changing characteristics of facial fractures treated at a regional, level I trauma center, from 2005 to 2010...
  21. ncbi request reprint Staged sentinel lymph node biopsy before mastectomy facilitates surgical planning for breast cancer patients
    Nancy Klauber-Demore
    Division of Surgical Oncology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 3010 Old Clinic Bldg, CB No 7213, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Surg 190:595-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine how performing an SLN biopsy (SLNB) before the definitive operation would influence subsequent surgical procedures...
  22. doi request reprint Acute and persistent postoperative pain after breast surgery
    Karamarie Fecho
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7010, USA
    Pain Med 10:708-15. 2009
    ..This study's primary aim was to determine levels of acute and persistent postoperative pain and the incidence of severe postoperative pain after mastectomy. A secondary aim was to examine factors associated with postoperative pain...
  23. doi request reprint Do patients and providers agree about the most important facts and goals for breast reconstruction decisions?
    Clara N Lee
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7195, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:563-6. 2010
    ..Surgeons should ask each woman which goals and concerns are most important to her. Specifically, they should inquire as to how women feel about using a prosthesis, and how they feel about their appearance with and without clothes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Significance of intraabdominal compartment pressures following TRAM flap breast reconstruction and the correlation of results
    Albert Losken
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:2257-64. 2002
    ..Tension-free mesh closure seemed to have a protective effect. Symptomatic trends and certain complications were associated with, and possibly explained by, an elevated intraabdominal pressure...
  25. ncbi request reprint The contemporary management of electrical injuries: resuscitation, reconstruction, rehabilitation
    Maureen Kidd
    North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center and Division of Plastic Surgery, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 58:273-8. 2007
    ..This study is a comprehensive institutional review of a prospectively gathered database of patients with electrical injuries, from initial resuscitation through final impairment ratings...
  26. ncbi request reprint Real-time monitoring of keratin 5 expression during burn re-epithelialization
    Kevin J Bruen
    Department of Surgery, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7050, USA
    J Surg Res 120:12-20. 2004
    ..Transgenic mice expressing enhanced green fluorescent protein (EGFP) driven by the keratin 5 (K5) promoter (K5GFP mice) were used to monitor keratin expression, and thus, re-epithelialization of burn wounds...
  27. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of rho-kinase impairs fibroblast stress fiber formation, confluence, and contractility in vitro
    Douglas H Gates
    Department of Surgery, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7228, USA
    J Burn Care Res 28:507-13. 2007
    ..In addition, our confluence study suggests that patients need not necessarily be pretreated with Y-27632...
  28. ncbi request reprint Eczema mimicking child abuse: a case of mistaken identity
    T Ryan Heider
    North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7210, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 23:357-9; discussion 357. 2002
    ..Multidisciplinary evaluation of suspicious burns helps prevent both the underreporting and the misdiagnosis of child abuse by burning. We report a case of pediatric eczema mimicking an abusive burn...