Joon Pio Hong

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Affiliation: University of Ulsan
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The effect of continuous release of recombinant human epidermal growth factor (rh-EGF) in chitosan film on full thickness excisional porcine wounds
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 61:457-62. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Giant lymphangioma of the tongue
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Craniofac Surg 20:252-4. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of the face after resection of arteriovenous malformations using anterolateral thigh perforator flap
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, PungNap 2 Dong SongPaGu, Seoul, Korea
    J Craniofac Surg 16:851-5. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Recombinant human epidermal growth factor (EGF) to enhance healing for diabetic foot ulcers
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 56:394-8; discussion 399-400. 2006
  5. doi request reprint The superficial fascia as a new plane of elevation for anterolateral thigh flaps
    Joon Pio Hong
    Asan Medical Center, Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 70:192-5. 2013
  6. doi request reprint An algorithm for limb salvage for diabetic foot ulcers
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 88 Olympic ro 43 gil, Songpagu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Clin Plast Surg 39:341-52. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint The use of anterolateral thigh perforator flaps in chronic osteomyelitis of the lower extremity
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:142-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of the diabetic foot using the anterolateral thigh perforator flap
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1599-608. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of various concentrations of human recombinant epidermal growth factor on split-thickness skin wounds
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Int Wound J 3:123-30. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Sole reconstruction using anterolateral thigh perforator free flaps
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:186-93. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint The effect of continuous release of recombinant human epidermal growth factor (rh-EGF) in chitosan film on full thickness excisional porcine wounds
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 61:457-62. 2008
    ..Further analysis using complex wound models such as diabetes or infection, which may have different pathology in healing, will be needed to evaluate the potential benefit/synergistic effectiveness...
  2. doi request reprint Giant lymphangioma of the tongue
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Craniofac Surg 20:252-4. 2009
    ..Partial excision of the lesion was performed. This case demonstrates the risk in treating large microcystic lymphatic malformation of the tongue with sclerotherapy and provides an insight in the management protocol...
  3. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of the face after resection of arteriovenous malformations using anterolateral thigh perforator flap
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, PungNap 2 Dong SongPaGu, Seoul, Korea
    J Craniofac Surg 16:851-5. 2005
    ..Despite the extensive involvement of arteriovenous malformation of the face, with selective embolization, maximal resection, and coverage with a well-vascularized tissue, it can be safely removed and successfully reconstructed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Recombinant human epidermal growth factor (EGF) to enhance healing for diabetic foot ulcers
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 56:394-8; discussion 399-400. 2006
    ..Sixteen patients required further interventions. This paper suggests that topical treatment with EGF combined with advanced dressing may have positive effects in promoting healing of chronic diabetic foot wounds...
  5. doi request reprint The superficial fascia as a new plane of elevation for anterolateral thigh flaps
    Joon Pio Hong
    Asan Medical Center, Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 70:192-5. 2013
    ..The study shows that this new plane can be used as a level of elevation while acting as a guide to promise adequate blood supply based on the subdermal plexus...
  6. doi request reprint An algorithm for limb salvage for diabetic foot ulcers
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 88 Olympic ro 43 gil, Songpagu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    Clin Plast Surg 39:341-52. 2012
    ..This algorithm is a step-by-step guide to manage the diabetic foot ulcer and can help one in the selection of patients for limb salvage reconstruction...
  7. ncbi request reprint The use of anterolateral thigh perforator flaps in chronic osteomyelitis of the lower extremity
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:142-7. 2005
    ..A well-vascularized anterolateral thigh perforator flap was successfully used to combat infection and bring stability to wounds with chronic osteomyelitis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of the diabetic foot using the anterolateral thigh perforator flap
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1599-608. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the outcome of the diabetic foot reconstructed with the anterolateral thigh perforator flap...
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of various concentrations of human recombinant epidermal growth factor on split-thickness skin wounds
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Int Wound J 3:123-30. 2006
    ..In conclusion, this article demonstrates the efficacy of human recombinant EGF in facilitating re-epithelialisation of partial thickness wounds with the most efficient healing found in EGF concentrations of 1 and 5 ug/g...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sole reconstruction using anterolateral thigh perforator free flaps
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:186-93. 2007
    ..The perforator flap, however, deserves attention in the debate for the ideal flap because of its anatomical characteristics...
  11. doi request reprint The use of supermicrosurgery in lower extremity reconstruction: the next step in evolution
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:230-5. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of supermicrosurgery (perforator-to-perforator anastomosis) in lower extremity reconstruction...
  12. doi request reprint Using perforators as recipient vessels (supermicrosurgery) for free flap reconstruction of the knee region
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 64:291-3. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-assisted lipoplasty treatment for axillary bromidrosis: clinical experience of 375 cases
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, and Young and Young Plastic Surgery Clinic, Seoul, Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:1264-9. 2004
    ..The long-term outcome supports the benefits of this procedure. The authors recommend the use of ultrasound-assisted liposuction as first-line treatment for bromidrosis of the axilla...
  14. doi request reprint Epidermal growth factor induces cell death in the absence of overexpressed epidermal growth factor receptor and ErbB2 in various human cancer cell lines
    Jene Choi
    Department of Pathology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Cancer Invest 28:505-14. 2010
    ..EGF treatment resulted in significant tumor growth inhibition in some xenografts. Our data indicate that exogenous EGF treatment leads to growth inhibition rather than inducing tumor cell proliferation...
  15. doi request reprint Posterior interosseous artery perforator-free flap: treating intermediate-size hand and foot defects
    Chi Sun Yoon
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Ulsan University Hospital, University of Ulsan, Ulsan, South Korea
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 67:808-14. 2014
    ..Ambiguous defects on the hand and foot, especially on the fingers and toes, are still challenging to treat despite achievements in reconstruction...
  16. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic effects of recombinant human epidermal growth factor (rhEGF) in a murine model of concurrent chemo- and radiotherapy-induced oral mucositis
    Seung Hee Ryu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Radiat Res 51:595-601. 2010
    ..Systemic administration of 1 mg/kg of rhEGF reduces the severity of oral mucositis induced by CCRT in a mouse model, suggesting that rhEGF can be used for treating CCRT-induced mucositis during the cancer treatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Coverage of difficult wounds around the knee joint with prefabricated, distally based sartorius muscle flaps
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 50:484-90. 2003
    ..This method can be considered to reconstruct the soft tissue around the knee joint when local muscle flaps and free flaps are not feasible...
  18. ncbi request reprint The preventive effect of recombinant human growth factor (rhEGF) on the recurrence of radiodermatitis
    Seung Hee Ryu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    J Radiat Res 51:511-7. 2010
    ..Taken together, these results indicate that treatment with exogenous EGF (50 µg/g dose) can enhance radiation-induced wound repair while preserving structural tissue stability and preventing the recurrence of radiodermatitis...
  19. doi request reprint Applications of medial sural perforator free flap for head and neck reconstructions
    Jong Woo Choi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Ulsan University, College of Medicine, Seoul Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    J Reconstr Microsurg 29:437-42. 2013
    ..Medial sural perforator free flaps may be an alternative for medium-sized defects that cannot be properly reconstructed with radial forearm or ALT perforator free flaps because of their inappropriate flap volume. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint The use of recombinant human epidermal growth factor to promote healing for chronic radiation ulcer
    Sang Wook Lee
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Int Wound J 4:216-20. 2007
    ..The treatment with rh-EGF achieved healing within 16 weeks but further study to evaluate its potential for radiation-induced chronic wounds is warranted...
  21. pmc Effect of recombinant human epidermal growth factor against cutaneous scar formation in murine full-thickness wound healing
    Young Seok Kim
    Institute for Human Tissue Restoration, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Yonsei Medical Center, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 25:589-96. 2010
    ..These results suggest that EGF can reduce cutaneous scars by suppressing inflammatory reactions, decreasing expression of TGF-beta(1), and mediating the formation of collagen...
  22. ncbi request reprint Single-stage Achilles tendon reconstruction using a composite sensate free flap of dorsalis pedis and tendon strips of the extensor digitorum longus in a complex wound
    Sug Won Kim
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Yonsei University, Wonju College of Medicine, Wonju Christian Hospital, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 50:653-7. 2003
    ..The follow-up of this case has proved a satisfactory outcome to date...
  23. doi request reprint Modified superficial circumflex iliac artery perforator flap and supermicrosurgery technique for lower extremity reconstruction: a new approach for moderate-sized defects
    Joon Pio Hong
    From the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 71:380-3. 2013
    ..In our hands, the modified SCIP flap is the flap of choice for small to moderate size defects in the lower extremity. ..
  24. doi request reprint Diabetic foot reconstruction using free flaps increases 5-year-survival rate
    Tae Suk Oh
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpa Gu, Poongnap2 dong, 388 1, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 66:243-50. 2013
    ..Risk factors such as PAD, history of angioplasties in the extremity and using immunosuppressive agents after transplant may increase the chance for flap loss...
  25. doi request reprint The distribution of the perforators in the anterolateral thigh and the utility of multidetector row computed tomography angiography in preoperative planning
    Eun Key Kim
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 65:155-60. 2010
    ..It allows appropriate selection of the sizable perforator with the shortest intramuscular course preoperatively leading to safer and easier operation with optimal outcome...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effect of epidermal growth factor against radiotherapy-induced oral mucositis in rats
    Sang Wook Lee
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:1172-8. 2007
    ..We tested the efficacy of oral recombinant human epidermal growth factor (rhEGF) against radiation-induced oral mucositis in a rat model...
  27. ncbi request reprint The effect of recombinant human erythropoietin on ischemia-reperfusion injury: an experimental study in a rat TRAM flap model
    Eun Key Kim
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:1774-81. 2007
    ..This study investigated the effect of recombinant human erythropoietin on ischemia-reperfusion injury in a rat transverse rectus abdominis musculocutaneous (TRAM) flap model...
  28. doi request reprint Use of the chimeric anterolateral thigh free flap in lower extremity reconstruction
    Sang Woo Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Ulsan University Hospital, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Ulsan, Korea
    Microsurgery 35:634-9. 2015
    ..We present our experience using the vastus lateralis muscle-chimeric anterolateral thigh (ALT) free flap for reconstructing three-dimensional lower extremity defects...
  29. doi request reprint Analysis of morphological and histologic changes in intraoral fasciocutaneous free flaps used for oropharyngeal reconstruction
    Jong Woo Choi
    From the Departments of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dermatology, Pathology, and Otolaryngology, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, Ulsan University, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 72:674-9. 2014
    ..Histologic analysis reveals that fasciocutaneous free flaps maintain their feature as cutaneous skin yet undergo changes because of the characteristic oral cavity environment, which resulted in an intermediate-stage morphology. ..
  30. doi request reprint Midfacial degloving approach for resectioning and reconstruction of extensive maxillary fibrous dysplasia
    Sung Jun Yang
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Craniofac Surg 23:1658-61. 2012
    ..Therefore, we hypothesized that the midfacial degloving approach could be used for the correction of maxillary fibrous dysplasia, which has been primarily used for paranasal sinus lesions or nasopharyngeal tumor...
  31. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of fingertip and stump using a composite graft from the hypothenar region
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 51:57-62. 2003
    ..The hypothenar composite graft for reconstruction of finger stumps can provide protective padding, maximal stump length, and minimal donor site morbidity, leading to satisfactory aesthetic and functional recovery...
  32. doi request reprint The effect of human adipose-derived stem cells on healing of ischemic wounds in a diabetic nude mouse model
    Eun Key Kim
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:387-94. 2011
    ..This study aimed to show the effect of human adipose-derived stem cells on healing of ischemic wounds in diabetic nude mice and thus to estimate the possibilities of adipose-derived stem cells for diabetic wound care...
  33. ncbi request reprint Recombinant human epidermal growth factor accelerates the proliferation of irradiated human fibroblasts and keratinocytes in vitro and in vivo
    Seung Hee Ryu
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Radiat Res 50:545-52. 2009
    ..Our results suggest that rhEGF can be a therapeutic treatment for radiation-induced wounds by stimulating the proliferation of fibroblasts and keratinocytes following irradiation...
  34. doi request reprint Are polytetrafluoroethylene (Gore-Tex) implants an alternative material for nasal dorsal augmentation in Asians?
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    J Craniofac Surg 21:1750-4. 2010
    ..Although polytetrafluoroethylene (Gore-Tex) implants have recently been introduced, such implants are yet to be established as an alternative for nasal augmentation because of a lack of relevant reports...
  35. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of negative pressure therapy to enhance take of 1-stage allodermis and a split-thickness graft
    Eun Key Kim
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 58:536-40. 2007
    ..This option can be used to achieve healing mimicking a full-thickness skin graft without requiring large full-thickness donor sites...
  36. doi request reprint Total nose reconstruction using superselective embolisation and a forehead flap: overlooked in recurrent massive vascular malformations of the nose
    Jong Woo Choi
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Ulsan University, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:423-30. 2010
    ..While several studies report on the management of facial vascular malformations using local and distant flaps, none is specific to the nasal region...
  37. doi request reprint A New Approach for Reconstruction of Diabetic Foot Wounds Using the Angiosome and Supermicrosurgery Concept
    Hyun Suk Suh
    Seoul, Republic of Korea From the Departments of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Cardiology, Vascular Surgery, and Endocrinology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan Collage of Medicine
    Plast Reconstr Surg 138:702e-9e. 2016
    ..This study evaluated outcome using the supermicrosurgery concept and the risk factors involved...
  38. doi request reprint Modification of the Elevation Plane and Defatting Technique to Create a Thin Thoracodorsal Artery Perforator Flap
    Kyu Nam Kim
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Ulsan University Hospital, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Ulsan, South Korea
    J Reconstr Microsurg 32:142-6. 2016
    ..However, these methods have various disadvantages, so we developed an adjustable thin TDAP flap using modification of the flap elevation and defatting technique...
  39. doi request reprint Overcoming the Obstacles of the Ilizarov Device in Extremity Reconstruction: Usefulness of the Perforator as the Recipient Vessel
    Kyu Nam Kim
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Ulsan University Hospital, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Ulsan, Korea
    J Reconstr Microsurg 31:420-5. 2015
    ..The usefulness of a perforator as the recipient vessel to allow minimally invasive surgery was investigated in this study...
  40. doi request reprint Freestyle multiple propeller flap reconstruction (jigsaw puzzle approach) for complicated back defects
    Sung Woo Park
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Reconstr Microsurg 31:261-7. 2015
    ..The reconstruction of the posterior trunk remains to be a challenge as defects can be extensive, with deep dead space, and fixation devices exposed. Our goal was to achieve a tension-free closure for complex defects on the posterior trunk...
  41. doi request reprint Reconstruction of lower extremity with perforator free flaps by free style approach in pediatric patients
    Jin Woo Song
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center and University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Reconstr Microsurg 28:589-94. 2012
    ..Bone growth was not affected by flap contracture. The overall results show perforator flaps using the free style approach to be a reliable and feasible approach for lower extremity reconstruction in the pediatric population...
  42. doi request reprint Freestyle propeller flaps to reconstruct defects of the posterior trunk: a simple approach to a difficult problem
    Tae Suk Oh
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 68:79-82. 2012
    ..Radiation therapy was done in 1 case and was uneventful. The freestyle perforator propeller flap can be a reliable and a simpler solution to reconstruct a difficult defect while achieving minimal donor site morbidity...
  43. doi request reprint Lower back defect coverage using a free-style gluteal perforator flap
    Jin Sup Eom
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 67:516-9. 2011
    ..4 months). The present series indicated that the free-style gluteal perforator flap provides a safe, effective, and relatively easy option for lower back defect reconstruction...
  44. pmc Alternative Regional Flaps When Anterolateral Thigh Flap Perforator is not Feasible
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Sonpa gu, Seoul, Korea 138 736
    J Hand Microsurg 2:51-7. 2010
    ..Limiting the contingent secondary flap to this region may reduce further donor site morbidity and still provide an adequate flap for reconstruction...
  45. doi request reprint Epidermal growth factor competes with EGF receptor inhibitors to induce cell death in EGFR-overexpressing tumor cells
    Ji Young Song
    Department of Pathology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul 138 736, Republic of Korea
    Cancer Lett 283:135-42. 2009
    ..Collectively, these results indicate that EGF may be a more potent cytotoxic agent than EGFR blockers in EGFR-overexpressing cancer cells...
  46. ncbi request reprint Lower extremity reconstruction under popliteal sciatic nerve (tibioperoneal trunk) and saphenous nerve block
    Chan Woo Kim
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:563-6. 2005
  47. ncbi request reprint Unilateral complete cleft lip repair: orthotopic positioning of skin flaps
    Kyung Suck Koh
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Songpagu, Seoul 138 736, South Korea
    Br J Plast Surg 58:147-52. 2005
    ..Twenty-five patients with unilateral complete cleft lip were repaired using this technique from 1996 to 1999. Adequate alignment of the Cupid's bow and symmetric philtral appearance were obtainable...
  48. doi request reprint Foam dressing with epidermal growth factor for severe radiation dermatitis in head and neck cancer patients
    Jihyo Lee
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, South Korea
    Int Wound J 13:390-3. 2016
    ..This new method of treatment with dressing containing rhEGF may have the potential to accelerate the healing process in patients with RID. A case-control study is needed to confirm this finding. ..
  49. pmc Negative Pressure Wound Therapy on Closed Surgical Wounds With Dead Space: Animal Study Using a Swine Model
    Hyunsuk Suh
    From the Department of Plastic Surgery, Ewha Womans University Hospital, Seoul and Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 76:717-22. 2016
    ....
  50. doi request reprint Innovations in diabetic foot reconstruction using supermicrosurgery
    Hyun Suk Suh
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Asan Medical Centre, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 32:275-80. 2016
    ..This article reviews the microsurgery involved in reconstruction and introduces the new method of supermicrosurgery...
  51. ncbi request reprint The effect of hyperbaric oxygen on ischemia-reperfusion injury: an experimental study in a rat musculocutaneous flap
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Ann Plast Surg 51:478-87. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the application of hyperbaric oxygen against ischemia-reperfusion injury increases flap survival and the beneficial effect may be explained by a protective mechanism involving downregulation of ICAM-1 on endothelial cells...
  52. doi request reprint Use of tattooing to camouflage various scars
    Eun Key Kim
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 35:392-5. 2011
    ..However, some scars are not apt for surgical scar revision and cannot be dramatically improved by laser treatment either. Tattooing can be considered as a simple alternative in such situations...
  53. doi request reprint Use of the upper medial thigh perforator flap (gracilis perforator flap) for lower extremity reconstruction
    Jin Sup Eom
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:731-7. 2011
    ..The upper medial thigh perforator flap is a free-style skin flap elevated suprafascially from the upper medial thigh in a transverse manner based on any reliable perforator...
  54. ncbi request reprint Do Skin Perforator Flaps Accommodate Foot Growth in Children after Reconstruction?
    Jae Young Cho
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Sanggye Baek Hospital, Inje University, Seoul, Korea
    J Reconstr Microsurg 32:650-656. 2016
    ..Skin perforator flap showed growth as children grow and can be considered as a reliable and feasible option in pediatric reconstructive surgery...
  55. ncbi request reprint The Study of medial superficial perforator of the superficial circumflex iliac artery perforator flap using CT angiography and surgical anatomy in 142 patients
    Hyun Suk Suh
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan Collage of Medicine, Seoul Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg . 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to clarify the anatomy...
  56. pmc Enhanced biglycan gene expression in the adipose tissues of obese women and its association with obesity-related genes and metabolic parameters
    Jimin Kim
    Department of Physiology, Cell Dysfunction Research Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Sci Rep 6:30609. 2016
    ..Our data indicate that biglycan gene expression is increased in obese adipose tissues by altered local conditions. ..
  57. doi request reprint The Efficacy of a Silicone Sheet in Postoperative Scar Management
    Jin Sam Kim
    Jin Sam Kim, MD, PhD, is an associate professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery Joon Pio Hong, MD, PhD, MBA, is a Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery Jong Woo Choi, MD, PhD, is a Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery Dong Kyo Seo, MD, is a Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery all at Asan Medical Center, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea Eun Sook Lee, BS, is a Research Coordinator, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Adv Skin Wound Care 29:414-20. 2016
    ..Therefore, the authors' objective was to examine the effectiveness of silicone gel sheeting by randomly applying it to only unilateral scars from a bilateral hallux valgus surgery with symmetrical closure...
  58. doi request reprint Microvascular vessel preparation: What are we really removing during adventitial stripping?
    Eun Key Kim
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea Electronic address
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 68:1568-73. 2015
    ..We aimed to histologically clarify which components of the vessel are removed during adventitial stripping, using arterial samples harvested during microsurgical breast reconstruction...
  59. doi request reprint Using a Contradictory Approach to Treat a Wound Induced by Hematoma in a Patient With Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome Using Negative Pressure Wound Therapy: Lessons Learnt
    Min Young Jang
    Seoul Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 14:303-6. 2015
    ....
  60. doi request reprint Survey of reconstructive microsurgery training in Korea
    Seong June Moon
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Ewha Womans University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Reconstr Microsurg 31:54-8. 2015
    ..Despite recognizing this fact, there are no systematized microsurgery training programs in Korea. The purpose of this study was to diagnose the current training programs and discuss the direction that is needed to improve them...
  61. doi request reprint A new plane of elevation: the superficial fascial plane for perforator flap elevation
    Joon Pio Hong
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea
    J Reconstr Microsurg 30:491-6. 2014
    ..However, perforator flaps can still be bulky especially to resurface the skin defect. We hypothesized that elevation from the superficial fascial plane can obtain a thin and viable flap...
  62. pmc Direct Percutaneous Alcohol Sclerotherapy for Venous Malformations of Head and Neck Region without Fluoroscopic Guidance: Technical Consideration and Outcome
    Hye Jin Baek
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Neurointervention 6:84-8. 2011
    ..We present the method of direct sclerotherapy using absolute alcohol without using fluoroscopy...
  63. ncbi request reprint Three-wall orbital decompression in Graves ophthalmopathy for improvement of vision
    Taik Jong Lee
    Department of Plastic Surgery, San Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Craniofac Surg 14:500-3. 2003
    ..The authors conclude that three-wall orbital decompression can be effective in improving the vision of patients with Graves ophthalmopathy whose vision failed to improve with conservative therapy...
  64. doi request reprint The effect and safety after extended use of continuous negative pressure of 75 mmHg over mesh and allodermis graft on open sternal wound from oversized heart transplant in a 3-month-old infant
    Kangwoo Nathan Lee
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Int Wound J 7:379-84. 2010
    ..The extended use of a continuous negative pressure of 75 mmHg over the mesh and alloderm graft was a reliable and safe option to close the massive defect in the chest of a 3-month-old infant...
  65. ncbi request reprint Netting operation to control neurofibroma of the face
    Beyoung Yun Park
    Institute for Human Tissue Restoration, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:1228-36; discussion 1237. 2002
    ..The advantages of this procedure are the avoidance of radical excision of facial soft tissue, preservation of remnant facial expression, and prevention of progression of facial dysmorphism...
  66. doi request reprint Recombinant human epidermal growth factor accelerates recovery of mouse small intestinal mucosa after radiation damage
    Kang Kyoo Lee
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Wonkwang School of Medicine, Iksan, Republic of Korea
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 71:1230-5. 2008
    ..To determine whether systemically administered recombinant human epidermal growth factor (rhEGF) accelerates the recovery of mouse small intestinal mucosa after irradiation...
  67. ncbi request reprint Bilateral triangular flaps for the correction of posttracheostomy scars: a simpler approach
    Sug Won Kim
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Yonsei University Wonju College of Medicine, Wonju Christian Hospital, 162 Ilsandong, Wonju, Korea 220 701
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:1094-9. 2002