E G Wilkins

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of an educational video on patient decision making in early breast cancer treatment
    Edwin G Wilkins
    Section of Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Med Decis Making 26:589-98. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Prospective analysis of psychosocial outcomes in breast reconstruction: one-year postoperative results from the Michigan Breast Reconstruction Outcome Study
    E G Wilkins
    Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor 48109 0340, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 106:1014-25; discussion 1026-7. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Prospective analysis of psychosocial outcomes after breast reconstruction: cross-cultural comparisons of 1-year postoperative results
    M H Mullan
    University of Michigan Health System, Division of Plastic Surgery, 2130 Taubman Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0340, USA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 60:503-8. 2007
  4. doi request reprint The efficacy of the surgical delay procedure in pedicle TRAM breast reconstruction
    Dunya Atisha
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan, Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 63:383-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Complications in postmastectomy breast reconstruction: two-year results of the Michigan Breast Reconstruction Outcome Study
    Amy K Alderman
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, The University of Michigan Medical Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0340, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:2265-74. 2002
  6. pmc A randomized controlled trial of skin care protocols for facial resurfacing: lessons learned from the Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation's Skin Products Assessment Research study
    Christopher J Pannucci
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1334-42. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Persistent pain following postmastectomy breast reconstruction: long-term effects of type and timing of surgery
    Randy S Roth
    University of Michigan Health System, Department of Physical Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI 48108, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 58:371-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological factors predict patient satisfaction with postmastectomy breast reconstruction
    Randy S Roth
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48108, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:2008-15; discussion 2016-7. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Prospective analysis of long-term psychosocial outcomes in breast reconstruction: two-year postoperative results from the Michigan Breast Reconstruction Outcomes Study
    Dunya Atisha
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan Medical Center, St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor VA Health Care System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Surg 247:1019-28. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolic disease in autogenous breast reconstruction
    Christopher J Pannucci
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 63:34-8. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of an educational video on patient decision making in early breast cancer treatment
    Edwin G Wilkins
    Section of Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Med Decis Making 26:589-98. 2006
    ..Eventhough enthusiasm for SDM programs remains high among some patients and providers, this study found only modest benefits...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prospective analysis of psychosocial outcomes in breast reconstruction: one-year postoperative results from the Michigan Breast Reconstruction Outcome Study
    E G Wilkins
    Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor 48109 0340, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 106:1014-25; discussion 1026-7. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Prospective analysis of psychosocial outcomes after breast reconstruction: cross-cultural comparisons of 1-year postoperative results
    M H Mullan
    University of Michigan Health System, Division of Plastic Surgery, 2130 Taubman Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0340, USA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 60:503-8. 2007
    ..Swedish women reported less improvement in one subscale, that of general health, compared with American women (P=0.01). There were no cultural differences detected between Americans and Canadians...
  4. doi request reprint The efficacy of the surgical delay procedure in pedicle TRAM breast reconstruction
    Dunya Atisha
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan, Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 63:383-8. 2009
    ..These data support the use of the preliminary surgical delay procedure to decrease ischemic complications of the flap in pedicle TRAM postmastectomy breast reconstruction...
  5. ncbi request reprint Complications in postmastectomy breast reconstruction: two-year results of the Michigan Breast Reconstruction Outcome Study
    Amy K Alderman
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, The University of Michigan Medical Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0340, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:2265-74. 2002
    ..It was concluded that (1) immediate reconstructions were associated with significantly higher complication rates than delayed procedures, and (2) procedure type had no significant effect on complication rates...
  6. pmc A randomized controlled trial of skin care protocols for facial resurfacing: lessons learned from the Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation's Skin Products Assessment Research study
    Christopher J Pannucci
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1334-42. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Persistent pain following postmastectomy breast reconstruction: long-term effects of type and timing of surgery
    Randy S Roth
    University of Michigan Health System, Department of Physical Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI 48108, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 58:371-6. 2007
    ..These results suggest the need for heightened awareness of potential long-term pain morbidity for women undergoing TRAM flap or implant breast reconstruction...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological factors predict patient satisfaction with postmastectomy breast reconstruction
    Randy S Roth
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48108, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:2008-15; discussion 2016-7. 2007
    ..This prospective study examined the contribution of psychological factors to the prediction of patient satisfaction with postmastectomy breast reconstruction surgery...
  9. doi request reprint Prospective analysis of long-term psychosocial outcomes in breast reconstruction: two-year postoperative results from the Michigan Breast Reconstruction Outcomes Study
    Dunya Atisha
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan Medical Center, St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor VA Health Care System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Surg 247:1019-28. 2008
    ..To prospectively evaluate the psychosocial outcomes and body image of patients 2 years postmastectomy reconstruction using a multicenter, multisurgeon approach...
  10. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolic disease in autogenous breast reconstruction
    Christopher J Pannucci
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 63:34-8. 2009
    ..Further research is needed in this largely unexplored field to determine appropriate means of VTE prophylaxis and treatment in the breast cancer population...
  11. pmc Identifying and avoiding bias in research
    Christopher J Pannucci
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, MI 48109, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 126:619-25. 2010
    ..A thorough understanding of bias and how it affects study results is essential for the practice of evidence-based medicine...
  12. doi request reprint Practice patterns in venous thromboembolism prophylaxis: a survey of 606 reconstructive breast surgeons
    Christopher J Pannucci
    Section of Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:732-7. 2010
    ..Further research is necessary to create VTE prophylaxis guidelines specific to patients undergoing these procedures. The need for surgeon education on appropriate prophylaxis cannot be overemphasized...
  13. ncbi request reprint Surgical outcomes of breast reconstruction: comparison of autogenous tissue and expander/implant techniques
    Amy K Alderman
    Assistant Professor of Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Michigan, 2130 Taubman Center, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0340, USA Assistant Professor of Surgery, VA Center for Practice Management and Outcomes Research, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 7:385-91. 2007
    ..In summary, with a variety of reconstructive procedures available, choosing the 'right' operation can be a daunting task. Outcomes data can provide patients with objective, reliable information to assist in surgical decision making...
  14. ncbi request reprint A two-year prospective analysis of trunk function in TRAM breast reconstructions
    Amy K Alderman
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:2131-8. 2006
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint The national utilization of immediate and early delayed breast reconstruction and the effect of sociodemographic factors
    Amy K Alderman
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 111:695-703; discussion 704-5. 2003
    ..Further research is needed to evaluate the impact of provider bias, patient preference, and barriers to care on the utilization of breast reconstruction in the United States...
  16. ncbi request reprint Patient-physician concordance: preferences, perceptions, and factors influencing the breast cancer surgical decision
    Nancy K Janz
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:3091-8. 2004
    ..The impact of demographic and psychosocial characteristics on patients' decisional role was also examined...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mastectomy and concomitant sentinel lymph node biopsy for invasive breast cancer
    Michael S Sabel
    Division of Surgical Oncology, University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, 3304 Cancer Center, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Surg 187:673-8. 2004
    ..Although sentinel lymph node biopsy (SNLB) has become a standard ancillary to breast conservation, there remains a hesitancy to perform SLNB concomitant with mastectomy primarily because of concerns regarding reoperation for a positive SLN...
  18. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and affective distress in women seeking immediate versus delayed breast reconstruction after mastectomy for breast cancer
    Randy S Roth
    Department of Physical Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 116:993-1002; discussion 1003-5. 2005
    ..Delayed subjects were further categorized in groups of time-since-mastectomy to examine the effects of time on postmastectomy psychosocial adjustment...
  19. ncbi request reprint Mammographic screening of TRAM flap breast reconstructions for detection of nonpalpable recurrent cancer
    Mark A Helvie
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Taubman Center 2910N, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0326, USA
    Radiology 224:211-6. 2002
    ..To evaluate findings from routine mammographic screenings in patients with transverse rectus abdominis musculocutaneous (TRAM) flap reconstructions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Does patient satisfaction with breast reconstruction change over time? Two-year results of the Michigan Breast Reconstruction Outcomes Study
    Amy K Alderman
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan, Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0340, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:7-12. 2007
    ..So we evaluated patient satisfaction with breast reconstruction at postoperative year 2 and compared the results with those from our previous study...
  21. doi request reprint Ipsilateral pedicle TRAM flaps for breast reconstruction: are they as safe as contralateral techniques?
    Timothy A Janiga
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio, USA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:322-6. 2010
    ..Our purpose was to evaluate the safety of the ipsilateral technique through a retrospective cohort study...
  22. ncbi request reprint Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome after breast reconstruction
    Ashley N Agerson
    Section of Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 54:553-6. 2005
    ..In addition, we discuss the management and outcomes of STSS, with an emphasis on raising clinical suspicion for this rare but dangerous entity...
  23. doi request reprint Survey assessment of physical function following postmastectomy breast reconstruction
    Alan C Brockhurst
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Mich 48109 0340, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:1108-15. 2008
    ..The authors used patient surveys to assess the affect of breast reconstruction on postoperative physical functioning...
  24. ncbi request reprint The impact of Pfannenstiel scars on TRAM flap complications
    Fariba Dayhim
    Section of Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 53:432-5. 2004
    ..We conclude that previous concerns over the impact of preexisting Pfannenstiel scars on TRAM flap complications are unfounded...
  25. ncbi request reprint Double free-flap reconstruction of massive defects involving the lip, chin, and mandible
    W M Kuzon
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Microsurgery 18:372-8. 1998
    ..Double free-flap reconstruction is indicated only in those circumstances in which composite tissue requirements or massive tissue defects preclude reconstruction with a single free-tissue transfer...
  26. doi request reprint Quality of clinical studies in aesthetic surgery journals: a 10-year review
    Edwin Y Chang
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0340, USA
    Aesthet Surg J 29:144-7; discussion 147-9. 2009
    ..A critical assessment of the quality of scientific evidence in the aesthetic surgery literature is needed to promote the practice of EBM...
  27. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of virtual wound care: a pilot study
    Edwin G Wilkins
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Emergency Medicine, at the University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 20:275-6, 278. 2007
    ..A 9-month pilot study was initiated to evaluate the feasibility of a Web-based telemedicine program for remote wound care team consultations for patients with chronic wounds...
  28. doi request reprint The impact of obesity on patient satisfaction with breast reconstruction
    Dunya M Atisha
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Mich 48109, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:1893-9. 2008
    ..The authors' purpose was to prospectively evaluate the effect of body mass index on patient satisfaction with breast reconstruction...
  29. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of surgical and nonsurgical interventions in relieving the symptoms of macromastia
    E Dale Collins
    Department of Surgery, Section of Plastic Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:1556-66. 2002
    ..In this population, conservative measures such as weight loss, physical therapy, special brassieres, and medications did not provide effective permanent relief of symptoms...
  30. ncbi request reprint Radiation therapy in postmastectomy TRAM reconstruction
    Amy K Alderman
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:1199-200. 2002