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    • Accessory Breast Tissue 

      Patel, Priti P.; Ibrahim, Ahmed Mohamed Said; Zhang, Jacob; Nguyen, John T.; Lin, Samuel J.; Lee, Bernard Travis (Open Science Company, LLC, 2012)
    • Acellular Dermal Matrix in Reconstructive Breast Surgery: Survey of Current Practice among Plastic Surgeons 

      Ibrahim, Ahmed M. S.; Koolen, Pieter G. L.; Ashraf, Azra A.; Kim, Kuylhee; Mureau, Marc A. M.; Lee, Bernard T.; Lin, Samuel J. (Wolters Kluwer Health, 2015)
      Background: Acellular dermal matrices (ADMs) in plastic surgery have become increasingly popular particularly for breast reconstruction. Despite their advantages, questions exist regarding their association with a possible ...
    • Electrochemical activation and inhibition of neuromuscular systems through modulation of ion concentrations with ion-selective membranes 

      Song, Yong-Ak; Melik, Rohat; Rabie, Amr N.; Ibrahim, Ahmed Mohamed Said; Moses, David; Tan, Ara; Han, Jongyoon; Lin, Samuel J (Nature Publishing Group, 2011)
      Conventional functional electrical stimulation aims to restore functional motor activity of patients with disabilities resulting from spinal cord injury or neurological disorders. However, intervention with functional ...
    • Is There an Association between Component Separation and Venous Thromboembolism? Analysis of the NSQIP 

      Kim, Kuylhee; Mella, Juan Rodolfo; Ibrahim, Ahmed M. S.; Koolen, Pieter G. L.; Lin, Samuel J. (Wolters Kluwer Health, 2015)
      Background: Patients undergoing incisional/ventral hernia repair are at risk of developing several postoperative complications particularly venous thromboembolism (VTE), which is a major cause of morbidity and mortality. ...
    • A Jaw-Dropping Predicament 

      Patel, Priti P.; Ibrahim, Ahmed Mohamed Said; Zhang, Jacob; Nguyen, John T.; Lin, Samuel J; Lee, Bernard Travis (Open Science Company, LLC, 2012)
    • Nipple-areolar Complex Reconstruction following Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction: A Comparative Utility Assessment Study 

      Ibrahim, Ahmed M. S.; Sinno, Hani H.; Izadpanah, Ali; Vorstenbosch, Joshua; Dionisopoulos, Tassos; Mureau, Marc A. M.; Tobias, Adam M.; Lee, Bernard T.; Lin, Samuel J. (Wolters Kluwer Health, 2015)
      Background: Nipple-areola complex (NAC) reconstruction occurs toward the final stage of breast reconstruction; however, not all women follow through with these procedures. The goal of this study was to determine the impact ...
    • Plastic Surgery Training Worldwide: Part 1. The United States and Europe 

      Kamali, Parisa; van Paridon, Maaike W.; Ibrahim, Ahmed M. S.; Paul, Marek A.; Winters, Henri A.; Martinot-Duquennoy, Veronique; Noah, Ernst Magnus; Pallua, Norbert; Lin, Samuel J. (Wolters Kluwer Health, 2016)
      Background: Major differences exist in residency training, and the structure and quality of residency programs differ between different countries and teaching centers. It is of vital importance that a better understanding ...
    • Thermoplastic Moulding of Regenerated Silk 

      Guo, Chengchen; Li, Chunmei; Vu, Hiep; Hanna, Philip; Lechtig, Aron; Qiu, Yimin; Mu, Xuan; Ling, Shengjie; Nazarian, Ara; Lin, Samuel; Kaplan, David (Nature Publishing Group, 2020-01)
      Early insights into the unique structure and properties of native silk suggested that β-sheet nanocrystallites in silk would degrade prior to melting when subjected to thermal processing. Since then, canonical approaches ...
    • Three-dimensional Printing in Developing Countries 

      Ibrahim, Ahmed M. S.; Jose, Rod R.; Rabie, Amr N.; Gerstle, Theodore L.; Lee, Bernard T.; Lin, Samuel J. (Wolters Kluwer Health, 2015)
      Summary: The advent of 3-dimensional (3D) printing technology has facilitated the creation of customized objects. The lack of regulation in developing countries renders conventional means of addressing various healthcare ...
    • Use of Lumbar Perforator Recipient Vessels for Salvage Chest Wall Reconstruction: A Case Report 

      Sillah, Nyama M.; Shah, Jinesh; Fukudome, Eugene; Lin, Samuel J. (Wolters Kluwer Health, 2016)
      Summary: Abdominal-based free flaps are commonly used for breast reconstruction, and the internal mammary or thoracodorsal vessels are typically used as recipient sites. Conversely, free tissue transfer is less commonly ...
    • The Utility of Outcome Studies in Plastic Surgery 

      Sinno, Hani; Dionisopoulos, Tassos; Slavin, Sumner A.; Ibrahim, Ahmed M. S.; Chung, Kevin C.; Lin, Samuel J. (Wolters Kluwer Health, 2014)
      Summary: Outcome studies help provide the evidence-based science rationalizing treatment end results that factor the experience of patients and the impact on society. They improve the recognition of the shortcoming in ...