Henry C Vasconez

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Giant cell tumour of the flexor tendon sheath of the foot
    Henry C Vasconez
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Kentucky Clinic, K454 Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 61:815-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint 50-year history of the SESPRS
    Henry C Vasconez
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 60:545-58. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Management of facial soft tissue injuries in children
    Henry C Vasconez
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 22:1320-6. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Cryopreservation of composite tissues and transplantation: preliminary studies
    Xiangdong Cui
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Kentucky Clinic, K454, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Cryobiology 55:295-304. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Subatmospheric pressure dressing as a bridge to free tissue transfer in the treatment of open tibia fractures
    Brian Rinker
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:1664-73. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Cryopreservation of autologous fat grafts harvested with the Coleman technique
    Lee L Q Pu
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:333-7. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Autologous fat grafts harvested and refined by the Coleman technique: a comparative study
    Lee L Q Pu
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, Calif, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:932-7. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of sterile versus nonsterile acellular dermal matrices for breast reconstruction
    Jason Buseman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 70:497-9. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Cranialization in a cohort of 154 consecutive patients with frontal sinus fractures (1987-2007): review and update of a compelling procedure in the selected patient
    Richard A Pollock
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 71:54-9. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Cryopreservation of composite tissue flaps: experimental studies in the rat
    Brian Rinker
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 58:656-60. 2007

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Giant cell tumour of the flexor tendon sheath of the foot
    Henry C Vasconez
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Kentucky Clinic, K454 Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 61:815-8. 2008
    ..Our case presents an unusual occurrence of this tumour with medial localisation of the lesion in the foot, extending through the tarsal tunnel...
  2. doi request reprint 50-year history of the SESPRS
    Henry C Vasconez
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 60:545-58. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Management of facial soft tissue injuries in children
    Henry C Vasconez
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 22:1320-6. 2011
    ..Special aspects, such as bite wounds, burns, pediatric analgesia, and antibiotic therapy, are also discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cryopreservation of composite tissues and transplantation: preliminary studies
    Xiangdong Cui
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Kentucky Clinic, K454, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Cryobiology 55:295-304. 2007
    ..These results demonstrate that the long term survival of cryopreserved composite tissue transplants is possible. Further studies are needed to refine protocols for the reliable cryopreservation of composite parts...
  5. doi request reprint Subatmospheric pressure dressing as a bridge to free tissue transfer in the treatment of open tibia fractures
    Brian Rinker
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:1664-73. 2008
    ..Subatmospheric pressure dressings have several beneficial effects on wounds. This study reviewed a large series of open tibia fractures to determine whether subatmospheric pressure dressings affected complication rates...
  6. doi request reprint Cryopreservation of autologous fat grafts harvested with the Coleman technique
    Lee L Q Pu
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:333-7. 2010
    ..However, those cryopreserved fat grafts appear to have a less optimal level of adipocyte specific enzyme activity compared with the fresh ones and thus may not survive well after they are transplanted without being optimized...
  7. doi request reprint Autologous fat grafts harvested and refined by the Coleman technique: a comparative study
    Lee L Q Pu
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, Calif, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:932-7. 2008
    ..The viability of fat grafts obtained by even a well-established technique remains poorly studied and unknown. This study was designed to determine the viability of fat grafts harvested and refined by the Coleman technique...
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of sterile versus nonsterile acellular dermal matrices for breast reconstruction
    Jason Buseman
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 70:497-9. 2013
    ..Recently, sterile ADM has been introduced in an attempt to minimize these complications. To analyze the impact of this product on patient outcomes, we created a database of patients undergoing implant-based breast reconstruction...
  9. doi request reprint Cranialization in a cohort of 154 consecutive patients with frontal sinus fractures (1987-2007): review and update of a compelling procedure in the selected patient
    Richard A Pollock
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 71:54-9. 2013
    ..The authors conclude selective use of cranialization is indicated...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cryopreservation of composite tissue flaps: experimental studies in the rat
    Brian Rinker
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 58:656-60. 2007
    ..90 +/- 2.09 compared with 12.15 +/- 1.32 for fresh flaps (P = 0.123). Results suggest that the skin, adipose, and vascular endothelial cells of composite tissue flaps retain their viability after cryopreservation and thawing...
  11. doi request reprint The viability of autologous fat grafts harvested with the LipiVage system: a comparative study
    Robert E H Ferguson
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 60:594-7. 2008
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  12. doi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma metastatic to the scalp
    Charlotte M Walter
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 22:720-1. 2011
    ..Scalp metastases from HCC are very rare but must be considered when treating a patient with known cirrhosis, hepatitis, or HCC...
  13. ncbi request reprint Role of recombinant tissue plasminogen activator in free flap salvage
    Brian D Rinker
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    J Reconstr Microsurg 23:69-73. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Large recurrent plexiform neurofibroma of the foot and ankle
    Lee L Q Pu
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Microsurgery 24:67-71. 2004
    ..The authors believe that thorough preoperative planning and state-of-the-art reconstructions, as described here, are the keys to their success...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of through-and-through gunshot wounds to the feet with free gracilis muscle flaps
    Lee L Q Pu
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Kentucky Clinic, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 50:286-91. 2003
    ..Thus, a free gracilis muscle transfer should be considered first for reconstruction of a through-and-through GSW to the foot, because it can provide reliable soft tissue coverage with excellent contour and minimal donor site morbidity...
  16. doi request reprint Teaching patient selection in aesthetic surgery: use of the standardized patient
    Brian Rinker
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 61:127-31; discussion 132. 2008
    ..2 out of 7; resident, 6.3) and that the standardized patients were believable. Standardized patients can provide effective instruction in traditionally difficult-to-teach areas such as communication and patient selection...
  17. ncbi request reprint Blood transfusion and risk of metastatic disease or recurrence in patients undergoing immediate TRAM flap breast reconstruction: a clinical study and meta-analysis
    Brian D Rinker
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:2001-7. 2007
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  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of saliva and oral intake on the tensile properties of sutures: an experimental study
    Robert E H Ferguson
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 58:268-72. 2007
    ..Postoperative feeding instructions should limit tension across mucosal repairs, but the selection of formula should be based upon nutritional requirements and preferences of the child rather than concern over suture degradation...
  19. ncbi request reprint Two partially embedded rings resulting in chronic erosion of a finger
    Forrest O Moore
    Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware, USA
    Del Med J 76:431-4. 2004
    ..Following appointment of a guardian, the patient was returned for surgery to remove the rings. He recovered without further sequelae...
  20. ncbi request reprint Microvascular free flap reconstruction in pediatric lower extremity trauma: a 10-year review
    Brian Rinker
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky Medical Center, Kentucky Clinic, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:1618-24. 2005
    ..The microsurgical management of these injuries in the pediatric population has some unique features but has not previously been the subject of a separate study...
  21. ncbi request reprint Doppler signal interpretation in free tissue transfer: a computer simulator for resident and nursing education
    Brian P Thornton
    Kentucky Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery Institute, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    J Reconstr Microsurg 23:75-8. 2007
  22. doi request reprint Infectious complications associated with the use of acellular dermal matrix in implant-based bilateral breast reconstruction
    Joseph L Hill
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 68:432-4. 2012
    ..Bilateral mastectomy is becoming more popular in cases of unilateral breast cancer. ADM has been associated with an increased incidence of complications...
  23. doi request reprint 360-degree evaluations of plastic surgery resident accreditation council for graduate medical education competencies: experience using a short form
    Richard A Pollock
    Division of Plastic Surgery and the Department of Surgery Education, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:639-49. 2008
    ..The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education has asked training programs to develop methods to evaluate resident performance, using competencies essential for outcomes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Modern surgical treatment of complex facial fractures: a 6-year review
    Jason M Jack
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 16:726-31. 2005
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Patient satisfaction after Nd:YAG laser-assisted lipolysis
    Lesley Wong
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 66:561-3. 2011
    ..Return to normal activity was 1.5 days. Of all the respondents, 75% took only 0 to 1 pain pills after the procedure. Though we found a positive patient response to the technique, further study is needed to answer remaining questions...
  26. ncbi request reprint Autogenous orbital reconstruction in a child with congenital abnormalities of the orbital roof and vertical orbital dystopia
    Forrest O Moore
    Department of Surgery, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware 19713, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 15:930-3. 2004
    ..To preserve vision, reconstruction of this type must be done at an early age, preferably before the age of 4 years. In this patient, there is good facial symmetry and normal globe positioning 5 years after surgery...
  27. ncbi request reprint Current practice of thromboprophylaxis in the burn population: a survey study of 84 US burn centers
    Robert E H Ferguson
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Burns 31:964-6. 2005
    ..Survey results underscore the need to definitively establish risk factors for VTE in the burn population and to prospectively define an evidence-based standard of care in prophylaxis for those patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Adipose aspirates as a source for human processed lipoaspirate cells after optimal cryopreservation
    Lee L Q Pu
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1845-50. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the authors' hypothesis that previously cryopreserved adipose aspirates collected from conventional liposuction could still be a reliable source of human processed lipoaspirate cells...
  29. ncbi request reprint Free tissue transfer to a difficult wound of the lower extremity
    Lee L Q Pu
    Division of Plastic and Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 53:222-8. 2004
    ..Meticulous preoperative preparation and intraoperative execution combined with the use of innovative microsurgical techniques are the keys for success...
  30. ncbi request reprint Pseudoaneurysm of the lateral plantar artery after foot laceration
    Brian P Thornton
    Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, 800 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40536 0293, USA
    J Vasc Surg 37:672-5. 2003
    ..Clinicians treating patients with lacerations of the foot should be aware that an arterial injury may be present, even in the absence of active bleeding...
  31. ncbi request reprint Replantation: past, present, and future
    Brian Rinker
    University of Kentucky, Department of Surgery, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    J Ky Med Assoc 102:247-53. 2004
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  32. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism in the burn population
    Robert E H Ferguson
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1642-3; author reply 1643. 2006