Quality Assessment Through Peer Review
Peer review programs play an integral role in sustained quality of care and professional growth.

You may think of peer review as just another bureaucratic hassle. But you may be surprised to learn how much a peer-review program can benefit your facility, your staff’s professionalism, and your patient outcomes.

Even if your office-based surgery center does not accept Medicare and isn’t required to implement a peer-review program, adopting the strategies used...

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Viscot Medical XL Prep Resistant Ink Surgical Markers are now available in four colors—blue, green, purple and red. The XL multi-colored inks are visible up to 10 times longer than traditional ink...

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Lumenis offers the SCAAR FX mode as part of its UltraPulse fractional CO2 laser for the treatment of surgical and acne scars. The SCAAR FX can deliver up to 150mJ of energy per pulse per spot for...

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Quality Assessment Through Peer Review
Peer review programs play an integral role in sustained quality of care and professional growth.

You may think of peer review as just another bureaucratic hassle. But you may be surprised to learn how much a peer-review program can benefit your facility, your staff’s professionalism, and your...

Pinpoint Ablation
Ablative laser treatments play an increasingly versatile role in plastic surgery practices.

Ablative laser technologies have a long history in cosmetic medicine. In recent years, new technologies, including fractional delivery systems and user-friendly interfaces that allow practitioners...

MRI More Accurate Than Ultrasound in Detecting Ruptured Implants

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has higher accuracy than ultrasound in diagnosing ruptured silicone implants after breast reconstruction, according to a new study in the July 2014 issue of ...

OMICS Group International has announced the dates for its 3rd International Conference on Anesthesia and Surgery. The conference will take place on November 17-19, 2014 in Chicago. Its goal is to accelerate research efforts and help surgeons and anesthesiologists safely treat patients undergoing the latest surgical procedures.

The conference will cover a variety of surgical specialties, including: plastic surgery, dermatology, otolaryngology, and bariatric and endocrine surgery. Both surgeons and anesthesiologists will learn about the latest research and advances in perioperative and glycemic control in general surgery, pediatric anesthesia, regional anesthesia, and new challenges facing providers in...

2014

August 1-3

International Master Course on Aging Skin (IMACS), Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong. Contact: www.imcas.com

August 6-10

American Academy of Dermatology Summer Meeting, Hyatt Regency, Chicago Riverside Center, Chicago. Contact: 866.503.7546, www.aad.org

August 7-9

Breast Surgery & Body Contouring Symposium, Santa Fe Convention Center, Santa Fe, NM. Contact: 847.228.9900, www.plasticsurgery.org

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