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Andrea Pusic, M.D.

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  1. Liu JB, Pusic AL, Gibbons CJ, Opelka FG, Sage JS, Thompson VM, Ko CY, Hall BL, Temple LK. Association of Patient-reported Experiences and Surgical Outcomes Among Group Practices: Retrospective Cohort Study. Ann Surg. 2018 Sep 04. PMID: 30188401.
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  2. Weber WP, Haug M, Kurzeder C, Bjelic-Radisic V, Koller R, Reitsamer R, Fitzal F, Biazus J, Brenelli F, Urban C, Paulinelli RR, Blohmer JU, Heil J, Hoffmann J, Matrai Z, Catanuto G, Galimberti V, Gentilini O, Barry M, Hadar T, Allweis TM, Olsha O, Cardoso MJ, Gouveia PF, Rubio IT, de Boniface J, Svensjö T, Bucher S, Dubsky P, Farhadi J, Fehr MK, Fulco I, Ganz-Blättler U, Günthert A, Harder Y, Hauser N, Kappos EA, Knauer M, Landin J, Mechera R, Meani F, Montagna G, Ritter M, Saccilotto R, Schwab FD, Steffens D, Tausch C, Zeindler J, Soysal SD, Lohsiriwat V, Kovacs T, Tansley A, Wyld L, Romics L, El-Tamer M, Pusic AL, Sacchini V, Gnant M. Oncoplastic Breast Consortium consensus conference on nipple-sparing mastectomy. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2018 Sep 04. PMID: 30182349.
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  3. Klassen AF, Kaur M, Poulsen L, Fielding C, Geerards D, van de Grift TC, Hoogbergen M, Juhl CB, Lorenzen MM, McEvenue G, McLean H, Moliver C, Mullender MG, Panchapakesan V, Repo JP, Rose M, Sørensen JA, Støving RK, Pusic AL. Development of the BODY-Q Chest Module Evaluating Outcomes Following Chest Contouring Surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Aug 31. PMID: 30204682.
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  4. Poulsen L, Pusic A, Robson S, Sorensen JA, Rose M, Juhl CB, Stoving RK, Andries A, Klassen AF. The BODY-Q Stretch Marks Scale: A Development and Validation Study. Aesthet Surg J. 2018 Aug 16; 38(9):990-997. PMID: 29596639.
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  5. Razdan SN, Panchal H, Albornoz CR, Pusic AL, McCarthy CC, Cordeiro PG, Disa JJ, Mehrara BJ, Matros E. Impact of Contralateral Symmetry Procedures on Long-Term Patient-Reported Outcomes following Unilateral Prosthetic Breast Reconstruction. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2018 Aug 12. PMID: 30099735.
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  6. Tevis SE, James TA, Kuerer HM, Pusic AL, Yao KA, Merlino J, Dietz J. Patient-Reported Outcomes for Breast Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Oct; 25(10):2839-2845. PMID: 29971671.
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  7. Romanoff A, Zabor EC, Stempel M, Sacchini V, Pusic A, Morrow M. A Comparison of Patient-Reported Outcomes After Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy and Conventional Mastectomy with Reconstruction. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Oct; 25(10):2909-2916. PMID: 29968023.
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  8. Klassen AF, Kaur M, Breitkopf T, Thoma A, Cano S, Pusic A. Using the BODY-Q to Understand Impact of Weight Loss, Excess Skin, and the Need for Body Contouring following Bariatric Surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Jul; 142(1):77-86. PMID: 29652765.
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  9. Santosa KB, Qi J, Kim HM, Hamill JB, Wilkins EG, Pusic AL. Long-term Patient-Reported Outcomes in Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction. JAMA Surg. 2018 Jun 20. PMID: 29926096.
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  10. Bennett KG, Qi J, Kim HM, Hamill JB, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG. Comparison of 2-Year Complication Rates Among Common Techniques for Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction. JAMA Surg. 2018 Jun 20. PMID: 29926077.
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  11. Becherer BE, Spronk PER, Mureau MAM, Mulgrew S, Perks AGB, Stark B, Pusic AL, Lumenta DB, Hopper I, Cooter RD, Rakhorst HA. High risk device registries: Global value, costs, and sustainable funding. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2018 Sep; 71(9):1362-1380. PMID: 29945828.
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  12. Lee EH, Klassen AF, Cano SJ, Nehal KS, Pusic AL. FACE-Q Skin Cancer Module for measuring patient-reported outcomes following facial skin cancer surgery. Br J Dermatol. 2018 Jul; 179(1):88-94. PMID: 29654700.
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  13. Klassen AF, Kaur MN, Pusic AL. Adding scales to BREAST-Q must follow the same rigor as original scales. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2018 Aug; 71(8):1216-1230. PMID: 29866456.
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  14. Klassen AF, Ziolkowski N, Mundy LR, Miller HC, McIlvride A, DiLaura A, Fish J, Pusic AL. Development of a New Patient-reported Outcome Instrument to Evaluate Treatments for Scars: The SCAR-Q. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2018 Apr; 6(4):e1672. PMID: 29876160.
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  15. Klassen AF, Riff KWW, Longmire NM, Albert A, Allen GC, Aydin MA, Baker SB, Cano SJ, Chan AJ, Courtemanche DJ, Dreise MM, Goldstein JA, Goodacre TEE, Harman KE, Munill M, Mahony AO, Aguilera MP, Peterson P, Pusic AL, Slator R, Stiernman M, Tsangaris E, Tholpady SS, Vargas F, Forrest CR. Psychometric findings and normative values for the CLEFT-Q based on 2434 children and young adult patients with cleft lip and/or palate from 12 countries. CMAJ. 2018 Apr 16; 190(15):E455-E462. PMID: 29661814.
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  16. Sheckter CC, Yi D, Panchal HJ, Razdan SN, Pusic AL, McCarthy CM, Cordeiro PG, Disa JJ, Mehrara B, Matros E. Trends in Physician Payments for Breast Reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 04; 141(4):493e-499e. PMID: 29595721.
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  17. Berlin NL, Tandon VJ, Qi J, Kim HM, Hamill JB, Momoh AO, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG. Hospital Variations in Clinical Complications and Patient-reported Outcomes at 2 Years After Immediate Breast Reconstruction. Ann Surg. 2018 Feb 27. PMID: 29489482.
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  18. Wickert NM, Wong Riff KWY, Mansour M, Forrest CR, Goodacre TEE, Pusic AL, Klassen AF. Content Validity of Patient-Reported Outcome Instruments used with Pediatric Patients with Facial Differences: A Systematic Review. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2018 Aug; 55(7):989-998. PMID: 28001100.
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  19. Roth RS, Qi J, Hamill JB, Wilkins EG, Kim HM, Ballard TNS, Pusic AL. Reply to Kendall and Castro-Alves: Reconstructive surgery and persistent postsurgical pain after mastectomy. Breast. 2018 Apr; 38:189-190. PMID: 29395983.
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  20. Erdmann-Sager J, Wilkins EG, Pusic AL, Qi J, Hamill JB, Kim HM, Guldbrandsen GE, Chun YS. Complications and Patient-Reported Outcomes after Abdominally Based Breast Reconstruction: Results of the Mastectomy Reconstruction Outcomes Consortium Study. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 02; 141(2):271-281. PMID: 29019862.
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  21. Jagsi R, Momoh AO, Qi J, Hamill JB, Billig J, Kim HM, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG. Impact of Radiotherapy on Complications and Patient-Reported Outcomes After Breast Reconstruction. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2018 Feb 01; 110(2). PMID: 28954300.
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  22. Voineskos SH, Nelson JA, Klassen AF, Pusic AL. Measuring Patient-Reported Outcomes: Key Metrics in Reconstructive Surgery. Annu Rev Med. 2018 Jan 29; 69:467-479. PMID: 29414263.
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  23. Mundy LR, Homa K, Klassen AF, Pusic AL, Kerrigan CL. Reply: Breast Cancer and Reconstruction: Normative Data for Interpreting the BREAST-Q. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 01; 141(1):181e-182e. PMID: 28938342.
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  24. Wilkins EG, Hamill JB, Kim HM, Kim JY, Greco RJ, Qi J, Pusic AL. Complications in Postmastectomy Breast Reconstruction: One-year Outcomes of the Mastectomy Reconstruction Outcomes Consortium (MROC) Study. Ann Surg. 2018 Jan; 267(1):164-170. PMID: 27906762.
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  25. Berlin NL, Hamill JB, Qi J, Kim HM, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG. Nonresponse bias in survey research: lessons from a prospective study of breast reconstruction. J Surg Res. 2018 Apr; 224:112-120. PMID: 29506826.
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  26. Wong Riff KWY, Tsangaris E, Goodacre TEE, Forrest CR, Lawson J, Pusic AL, Klassen AF. What Matters to Patients With Cleft Lip and/or Palate: An International Qualitative Study Informing the Development of the CLEFT-Q. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2018 Mar; 55(3):442-450. PMID: 29437508.
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  27. Sorkin M, Qi J, Kim HM, Hamill JB, Kozlow JH, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG. Acellular Dermal Matrix in Immediate Expander/Implant Breast Reconstruction: A Multicenter Assessment of Risks and Benefits. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 Dec; 140(6):1091-1100. PMID: 28806288.
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  28. Klassen AF, Cano SJ, Kaur M, Breitkopf T, Pusic AL. Further psychometric validation of the BODY-Q: ability to detect change following bariatric surgery weight gain and loss. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2017 Nov 25; 15(1):227. PMID: 29178962.
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  29. Roth RS, Qi J, Hamill JB, Kim HM, Ballard TNS, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG. Is chronic postsurgical pain surgery-induced? A study of persistent postoperative pain following breast reconstruction. Breast. 2018 Feb; 37:119-125. PMID: 29145033.
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  30. Yoon AP, Qi J, Brown DL, Kim HM, Hamill JB, Erdmann-Sager J, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG. Outcomes of immediate versus delayed breast reconstruction: Results of a multicenter prospective study. Breast. 2018 Feb; 37:72-79. PMID: 29102781.
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  31. Srinivasa DR, Garvey PB, Qi J, Hamill JB, Kim HM, Pusic AL, Kronowitz SJ, Wilkins EG, Butler CE, Clemens MW. Direct-to-Implant versus Two-Stage Tissue Expander/Implant Reconstruction: 2-Year Risks and Patient-Reported Outcomes from a Prospective, Multicenter Study. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 Nov; 140(5):869-877. PMID: 29068918.
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  32. East C, Badia L, Marsh D, Pusic A, Klassen AF. Measuring Patient-Reported Outcomes in Rhinoplasty Using the FACE-Q: A Single Site Study. Facial Plast Surg. 2017 Oct; 33(5):461-469. PMID: 28962052.
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  33. Longmire NM, Wong Riff KWY, O'Hara JL, Aggarwala S, Allen GC, Bulstrode NW, Forrest CR, French BM, Goodacre TEE, Marucci D, Norris JH, Panchapakesan V, Piplani B, Pusic AL, Vercruysse HJ, Klassen AF. Development of a New Module of the FACE-Q for Children and Young Adults with Diverse Conditions Associated with Visible and/or Functional Facial Differences. Facial Plast Surg. 2017 Oct; 33(5):499-508. PMID: 28962056.
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  34. Browne JP, Jeevan R, Pusic AL, Klassen AF, Gulliver-Clarke C, Pereira J, Caddy CM, Cano SJ. Measuring the patient perspective on latissimus dorsi donor site outcomes following breast reconstruction. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2018 Mar; 71(3):336-343. PMID: 28958570.
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  35. Razdan SN, Panchal HJ, Hespe GE, Disa JJ, McCarthy CM, Allen RJ, Dayan JH, Pusic A, Mehrara B, Cordeiro PG, Matros E. The Impact of the Cosurgeon Model on Bilateral Autologous Breast Reconstruction. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2017 Nov; 33(9):624-629. PMID: 28759936.
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  36. Momoh AO, Cohen WA, Kidwell KM, Hamill JB, Qi J, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG, Matros E. Tradeoffs Associated With Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy in Women Choosing Breast Reconstruction: Results of a Prospective Multicenter Cohort. Ann Surg. 2017 07; 266(1):158-164. PMID: 27355266.
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  37. McCarthy CM, Hamill JB, Kim HM, Qi J, Wilkins E, Pusic AL. Impact of Bilateral Prophylactic Mastectomy and Immediate Reconstruction on Health-Related Quality of Life in Women at High Risk for Breast Carcinoma: Results of the Mastectomy Reconstruction Outcomes Consortium Study. Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 Sep; 24(9):2502-2508. PMID: 28612125.
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  38. Billig J, Jagsi R, Qi J, Hamill JB, Kim HM, Pusic AL, Buchel E, Wilkins EG, Momoh AO. Should Immediate Autologous Breast Reconstruction Be Considered in Women Who Require Postmastectomy Radiation Therapy? A Prospective Analysis of Outcomes. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 Jun; 139(6):1279-1288. PMID: 28198770.
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  39. Mundy LR, Homa K, Klassen AF, Pusic AL, Kerrigan CL. Breast Cancer and Reconstruction: Normative Data for Interpreting the BREAST-Q. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 May; 139(5):1046e-1055e. PMID: 28445351.
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  40. Khavanin N, Clemens MW, Pusic AL, Fine NA, Hamill JB, Kim HM, Qi J, Wilkins EG, Kim JYS. Shaped versus Round Implants in Breast Reconstruction: A Multi-Institutional Comparison of Surgical and Patient-Reported Outcomes. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 May; 139(5):1063-1070. PMID: 28445350.
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  41. Tsangaris E, Wong Riff KWY, Goodacre T, Forrest CR, Dreise M, Sykes J, de Chalain T, Harman K, O'Mahony A, Pusic AL, Thabane L, Thoma A, Klassen AF. Establishing Content Validity of the CLEFT-Q: A New Patient-reported Outcome Instrument for Cleft Lip/Palate. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2017 Apr; 5(4):e1305. PMID: 28507866.
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  42. Mundy LR, Homa K, Klassen AF, Pusic AL, Kerrigan CL. Normative Data for Interpreting the BREAST-Q: Augmentation. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 Apr; 139(4):846-853. PMID: 28350657.
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  43. Mundy LR, Homa K, Klassen AF, Pusic AL, Kerrigan CL. Understanding the Health Burden of Macromastia: Normative Data for the BREAST-Q Reduction Module. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 Apr; 139(4):846e-853e. PMID: 28350653.
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  44. Pusic AL, Matros E, Fine N, Buchel E, Gordillo GM, Hamill JB, Kim HM, Qi J, Albornoz C, Klassen AF, Wilkins EG. Patient-Reported Outcomes 1 Year After Immediate Breast Reconstruction: Results of the Mastectomy Reconstruction Outcomes Consortium Study. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Aug 01; 35(22):2499-2506. PMID: 28346808.
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  45. Squitieri L, Bozic KJ, Pusic AL. The Role of Patient-Reported Outcome Measures in Value-Based Payment Reform. Value Health. 2017 06; 20(6):834-836. PMID: 28577702.
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  46. Fuzesi S, Cano SJ, Klassen AF, Atisha D, Pusic AL. Validation of the electronic version of the BREAST-Q in the army of women study. Breast. 2017 Jun; 33:44-49. PMID: 28279888.
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  47. Liu JB, Pusic AL, Temple LK, Ko CY. Patient-reported outcomes in surgery: Listening to patients improves quality of care. Bull Am Coll Surg. 2017 03; 102(3):19-23. PMID: 28920657.
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  48. Berlin NL, Momoh AO, Qi J, Hamill JB, Kim HM, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG. Racial and ethnic variations in one-year clinical and patient-reported outcomes following breast reconstruction. Am J Surg. 2017 Aug; 214(2):312-317. PMID: 28215963.
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  49. Wong Riff KW, Tsangaris E, Goodacre T, Forrest CR, Pusic AL, Cano SJ, Klassen AF. International multiphase mixed methods study protocol to develop a cross-cultural patient-reported outcome instrument for children and young adults with cleft lip and/or palate (CLEFT-Q). BMJ Open. 2017 01 11; 7(1):e015467. PMID: 28077415.
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  50. Klassen AF, Cano SJ, Grotting JC, Baker SB, Carruthers J, Carruthers A, Van Laeken N, Sykes JM, Schwitzer JA, Pusic AL. FACE-Q Eye Module for Measuring Patient-Reported Outcomes Following Cosmetic Eye Treatments. JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017 Jan 01; 19(1):7-14. PMID: 27631534.
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  51. Sinha I, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG, Hamill JB, Chen X, Kim HM, Guldbrandsen G, Chun YS. Late Surgical-Site Infection in Immediate Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017 Jan; 139(1):20-28. PMID: 28027221.
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  52. Cohen WA, Albornoz CR, Cordeiro PG, Cracchiolo J, Encarnacion E, Lee M, Cavalli M, Patel S, Pusic AL, Matros E. Health-Related Quality of Life following Reconstruction for Common Head and Neck Surgical Defects. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Dec; 138(6):1312-1320. PMID: 27879602.
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  53. Santosa KB, Qi J, Kim HM, Hamill JB, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG. Effect of Patient Age on Outcomes in Breast Reconstruction: Results from a Multicenter Prospective Study. J Am Coll Surg. 2016 12; 223(6):745-754. PMID: 27806906.
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  54. Santosa KB, Chen X, Qi J, Ballard TN, Kim HM, Hamill JB, Bensenhaver JM, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG. Postmastectomy Radiation Therapy and Two-Stage Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction: Is There a Better Time to Irradiate? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Oct; 138(4):761-9. PMID: 27673513.
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  55. Pezold ML, Pusic AL, Cohen WA, Hollenberg JP, Butt Z, Flum DR, Temple LK. Defining a Research Agenda for Patient-Reported Outcomes in Surgery: Using a Delphi Survey of Stakeholders. JAMA Surg. 2016 10 01; 151(10):930-936. PMID: 27437666.
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  56. Kulkarni AR, Pusic AL, Hamill JB, Kim HM, Qi J, Wilkins EG, Roth RS. Factors Associated with Acute Postoperative Pain Following Breast Reconstruction. JPRAS Open. 2017 Mar; 11:1-13. PMID: 28713853.
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  57. Klassen AF, Cano S, Pusic A. RHINO Scale: A Question about Content Validity. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2016 Aug; 4(8):e826. PMID: 27622094; PMCID: PMC5010317.
  58. Cohen WA, Ballard TN, Hamill JB, Kim HM, Chen X, Klassen A, Wilkins EG, Pusic AL. Understanding and Optimizing the Patient Experience in Breast Reconstruction. Ann Plast Surg. 2016 Aug; 77(2):237-41. PMID: 26101986; PMCID: PMC4685029 [Available on 08/01/17].
  59. Howard MA, Sisco M, Yao K, Winchester DJ, Barrera E, Warner J, Jaffe J, Hulick P, Kuchta K, Pusic AL, Sener SF. Patient satisfaction with nipple-sparing mastectomy: A prospective study of patient reported outcomes using the BREAST-Q. J Surg Oncol. 2016 Sep; 114(4):416-22. PMID: 27393183.
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  60. Isaacs AJ, Gemignani ML, Pusic A, Sedrakyan A. Association of Breast Conservation Surgery for Cancer With 90-Day Reoperation Rates in New York State. JAMA Surg. 2016 07 01; 151(7):648-55. PMID: 26886249.
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  61. Mundy LR, Miller HC, Klassen AF, Cano SJ, Pusic AL. Patient-Reported Outcome Instruments for Surgical and Traumatic Scars: A Systematic Review of their Development, Content, and Psychometric Validation. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2016 Oct; 40(5):792-800. PMID: 27357634.
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  62. Alderman A, Pusic A, Murphy DK. Prospective Analysis of Primary Breast Augmentation on Body Image Using the BREAST-Q: Results from a Nationwide Study. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Jun; 137(6):954e-60e. PMID: 27219264; PMCID: PMC4879787.
  63. Klassen AF, Cano SJ, Alderman A, East C, Badia L, Baker SB, Robson S, Pusic AL. Self-Report Scales to Measure Expectations and Appearance-Related Psychosocial Distress in Patients Seeking Cosmetic Treatments. Aesthet Surg J. 2016 Oct; 36(9):1068-78. PMID: 27222106.
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  64. Poulsen L, Klassen A, Jhanwar S, Pusic A, Roessler KK, Rose M, Sørensen JA. Patient Expectations of Bariatric and Body Contouring Surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2016 Apr; 4(4):e694. PMID: 27200256; PMCID: PMC4859253.
  65. Klassen AF, Cano SJ, Alderman A, Soldin M, Thoma A, Robson S, Kaur M, Papas A, Van Laeken N, Taylor VH, Pusic AL. The BODY-Q: A Patient-Reported Outcome Instrument for Weight Loss and Body Contouring Treatments. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2016 Apr; 4(4):e679. PMID: 27200241; PMCID: PMC4859238.
  66. Klassen AF, Cano SJ, Schwitzer JA, Baker SB, Carruthers A, Carruthers J, Chapas A, Pusic AL. Development and Psychometric Validation of the FACE-Q Skin, Lips, and Facial Rhytids Appearance Scales and Adverse Effects Checklists for Cosmetic Procedures. JAMA Dermatol. 2016 Apr; 152(4):443-51. PMID: 26934294; PMCID: PMC4833666 [Available on 04/01/17].
  67. Razdan SN, Cordeiro PG, Albornoz CR, Ro T, Cohen WA, Mehrara BJ, McCarthy CM, Disa JJ, Pusic AL, Matros E. Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Breast Reconstruction Options in the Setting of Postmastectomy Radiotherapy Using the BREAST-Q. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Mar; 137(3):510e-517e. PMID: 26910695; PMCID: PMC4986994 [Available on 03/01/17].
  68. Klassen AF, Cano SJ, Pusic AL. FACE-Q Satisfaction with Appearance Scores from Close to 1000 Facial Aesthetic Patients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Mar; 137(3):651e-652e. PMID: 26910721; PMCID: PMC4819417 [Available on 03/01/17].
  69. Macadam SA, Zhong T, Weichman K, Papsdorf M, Lennox PA, Hazen A, Matros E, Disa J, Mehrara B, Pusic AL. Quality of Life and Patient-Reported Outcomes in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Multicenter Comparison of Four Abdominally Based Autologous Reconstruction Methods. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Mar; 137(3):758-71. PMID: 26910656.
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  70. Klassen AF, Cano SJ, Pusic AL. Use of FACE-Q to Measure Quality of Life Following Aesthetic Facial Treatments. JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2016 Mar-Apr; 18(2):148-9. PMID: 26985977.
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  71. Henderson PW, Fernandez JG, Cemal Y, Mehrara BJ, Pusic AL, McCarthy CM, Matros E, Cordeiro PG, Disa JJ. Successful Salvage of Late Anastomotic Thrombosis after Free Tissue Transfer. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2016 May; 32(4):316-24. PMID: 26872023.
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  72. Wei CH, Scott AM, Price AN, Miller HC, Klassen AF, Jhanwar SM, Mehrara BJ, Disa JJ, McCarthy C, Matros E, Cordeiro PG, Sacchini V, Pusic AL. Psychosocial and Sexual Well-Being Following Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy and Reconstruction. Breast J. 2016 Jan-Feb; 22(1):10-7. PMID: 26782950; PMCID: PMC4843778 [Available on 01/01/17].
  73. Klassen AF, Cano SJ, East CA, Baker SB, Badia L, Schwitzer JA, Pusic AL. Development and Psychometric Evaluation of the FACE-Q Scales for Patients Undergoing Rhinoplasty. JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2016 Jan-Feb; 18(1):27-35. PMID: 26605889; PMCID: PMC4831065 [Available on 01/01/17].
  74. Albornoz CR, Cohen WA, Razdan SN, Mehrara BJ, McCarthy CM, Disa JJ, Dayan JH, Pusic AL, Cordeiro PG, Matros E. The Impact of Travel Distance on Breast Reconstruction in the United States. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Jan; 137(1):12-8. PMID: 26710002; PMCID: PMC4776632.
  75. Cohen WA, Mundy LR, Ballard TN, Klassen A, Cano SJ, Browne J, Pusic AL. The BREAST-Q in surgical research: A review of the literature 2009-2015. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2016 Feb; 69(2):149-62. PMID: 26740288; PMCID: PMC4995882 [Available on 02/01/17].
  76. Ballard TN, Kim Y, Cohen WA, Hamill JB, Momoh AO, Pusic AL, Kim HM, Wilkins EG. Sociodemographic Predictors of Breast Reconstruction Procedure Choice: Analysis of the Mastectomy Reconstruction Outcomes Consortium Study Cohort. Plast Surg Int. 2015; 2015:150856. PMID: 26605082; PMCID: PMC4641962.
  77. Ballard TN, Chen X, Kim HM, Hamill JB, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG, Roth RS. Managing suicidal ideation in a breast cancer cohort seeking reconstructive surgery. Psychooncology. 2016 12; 25(12):1515-1518. PMID: 26489687.
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  78. Ballard TN, Kim Y, Cohen WA, Hamill JB, Momoh AO, Pusic AL, Kim HM, Wilkins EG. Sociodemographic and Clinical Variables Impacting Procedure Choice in Breast Reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Oct; 136(4 Suppl):85-6. PMID: 26397595.
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  79. Macadam SA, Zhong T, Weichman K, Papsdorf M, Lennox PA, Hazen A, Matros E, Disa J, Mehrara B, Pusic AL. Quality of Life and Patient-Reported Outcomes in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Multi-Center Comparison of Four Abdominally-Based Autologous Reconstruction Methods. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Oct; 136(4 Suppl):86-7. PMID: 26397596.
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  80. Schwitzer JA, Klassen AF, Cano SJ, Baker SB, East C, Pusic AL. Measuring Satisfaction with Appearance: Validation of the FACE-Q Scales for the Nose, Forehead, Cheekbones, and Chin. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Oct; 136(4 Suppl):140-1. PMID: 26397670.
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  81. Momoh AO, Cohen WA, Kidwell KM, Hamill JB, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG, Matros E. Breast Reconstruction in Patients with Unilateral Breast Cancer Who Choose Contralateral Prophylactic Mastectomy - An Assessment of Postoperative Morbidity. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Oct; 136(4 Suppl):116-7. PMID: 26397634.
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  168. Rohrich RJ, Hanke CW, Busso M, Carruthers A, Carruthers J, Fagien S, Fitzgerald R, Glogau R, Greenberger PE, Lorenc ZP, Marmur ES, Monheit GD, Pusic A, Rubin MG, Rzany B, Sclafani A, Taylor S, Weinkle S, McGuire MF, Pariser DM, Casas LA, Collishaw KJ, Dailey RA, Duffy SC, Edgar EJ, Greenan BL, Haenlein K, Henrichs RA, Hume KM, Lum F, Nielsen DR, Poulsen L, Shoaf L, Schoaf L, Seward W, Begolka WS, Stanton RG, Svedman KJ, Thomas JR, Sykes JM, Wargo C, Weiss RA. Facial soft-tissue fillers conference: assessing the state of the science. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Apr; 127(4 Suppl):22S-S. PMID: 21490546.
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  169. Hanke CW, Rohrich RJ, Busso M, Carruthers A, Carruthers J, Fagien S, Fitzgerald R, Glogau R, Greenberger PE, Lorenc ZP, Marmur ES, Monheit GD, Pusic A, Rubin MG, Rzany B, Sclafani A, Taylor S, Weinkle S, McGuire MF, Pariser DM, Casas LA, Collishaw KJ, Dailey RA, Duffy SC, Edgar EJ, Greenan BL, Haenlein K, Henrichs RA, Hume KM, Lum F, Nielsen DR, Poulsen L, Shoaf L, Seward W, Begolka WS, Stanton RG, Svedman KJ, Thomas JR, Sykes JM, Wargo C, Weiss RA. Facial Soft-Tissue Fillers conference: Assessing the State of the Science. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2011 Apr; 64(4 Suppl):S66-85, S85.e1-136. PMID: 21458679.
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  170. Hanke CW, Rohrich RJ, Busso M, Carruthers A, Carruthers J, Fagien S, Fitzgerald R, Glogau R, Greenberger PE, Lorenc ZP, Marmur ES, Monheit GD, Pusic A, Rubin MG, Rzany B, Sclafani A, Taylor S, Weinkle S, McGuire MF, Pariser DM, Casas LA, Collishaw KJ, Dailey RA, Duffy SC, Edgar EJ, Greenan BL, Haenlein K, Henrichs RA, Hume KM, Lum F, Nielsen DR, Poulsen L, Shoaf L, Seward W, Begolka WS, Stanton RG, Svedman KJ, Thomas JR, Sykes JM, Wargo C, Weiss RA. Facial Soft-Tissue Fillers: Assessing the State of the Science conference---Proceedings report. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2011 Apr; 64(4 Suppl):S53-65. PMID: 21458678.
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  171. Lemaine V, McCarthy C, Kaplan K, Mehrara B, Pusic AL, Cordeiro PG, Disa JJ. Venous thromboembolism following microsurgical breast reconstruction: an objective analysis in 225 consecutive patients using low-molecular-weight heparin prophylaxis. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Apr; 127(4):1399-406. PMID: 21187811.
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  172. Pannucci CJ, Reavey PL, Kaweski S, Hamill JB, Hume KM, Wilkins EG, Pusic AL. 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. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Mar; 127(3):1334-42. PMID: 21364435; PMCID: PMC3079206.
  173. Pusic AL, Lemaine V, Klassen AF, Scott AM, Cano SJ. Patient-reported outcome measures in plastic surgery: use and interpretation in evidence-based medicine. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Mar; 127(3):1361-7. PMID: 21088640.
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  174. Karanicolas PJ, Bickenbach K, Jayaraman S, Pusic AL, Coit DG, Guyatt GH, Brennan MF. Measurement and interpretation of patient-reported outcomes in surgery: an opportunity for improvement. J Gastrointest Surg. 2011 Apr; 15(4):682-9. PMID: 21246410.
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  175. Spector DJ, Mayer DK, Knafl K, Pusic A. Women's recovery experiences after breast cancer reconstruction surgery. J Psychosoc Oncol. 2011; 29(6):664-76. PMID: 22035539.
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  176. Chang S, Pusic A, Rohrich RJ. A systematic review of comparison of efficacy and complication rates among face-lift techniques. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Jan; 127(1):423-33. PMID: 21200240.
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  177. Morrow M, Pusic AL. Time for a new era in outcomes reporting for breast reconstruction. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2011 Jan 05; 103(1):5-7. PMID: 21131575.
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  178. Snell L, McCarthy C, Klassen A, Cano S, Rubin L, Hurley K, Montgomery GH, Cordeiro PG, Pusic A. Clarifying the expectations of patients undergoing implant breast reconstruction: a qualitative study. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 Dec; 126(6):1825-30. PMID: 21124122; PMCID: PMC4519227.
  179. Winters ZE, Benson JR, Pusic AL. A systematic review of the clinical evidence to guide treatment recommendations in breast reconstruction based on patient- reported outcome measures and health-related quality of life. Ann Surg. 2010 Dec; 252(6):929-42. PMID: 20729711.
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  180. Pannucci CJ, Bailey SH, Dreszer G, Fisher Wachtman C, Zumsteg JW, Jaber RM, Hamill JB, Hume KM, Rubin JP, Neligan PC, Kalliainen LK, Hoxworth RE, Pusic AL, Wilkins EG. Validation of the Caprini risk assessment model in plastic and reconstructive surgery patients. J Am Coll Surg. 2011 Jan; 212(1):105-12. PMID: 21093314; PMCID: PMC3052944.
  181. McCarthy CM, Klassen AF, Cano SJ, Scott A, Vanlaeken N, Lennox PA, Alderman AK, Mehrara BJ, Disa JJ, Cordeiro PG, Pusic AL. Patient satisfaction with postmastectomy breast reconstruction: a comparison of saline and silicone implants. Cancer. 2010 Dec 15; 116(24):5584-91. PMID: 21136577.
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  182. Chen CM, Cano SJ, Klassen AF, King T, McCarthy C, Cordeiro PG, Morrow M, Pusic AL. Measuring quality of life in oncologic breast surgery: a systematic review of patient-reported outcome measures. Breast J. 2010 Nov-Dec; 16(6):587-97. PMID: 21070435.
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  183. Cano S, Klassen AF, Scott A, Thoma A, Feeny D, Pusic A. Health outcome and economic measurement in breast cancer surgery: challenges and opportunities. Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res. 2010 Oct; 10(5):583-94. PMID: 20950073.
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  184. Klassen AF, Cano SJ, Scott A, Snell L, Pusic AL. Measuring patient-reported outcomes in facial aesthetic patients: development of the FACE-Q. Facial Plast Surg. 2010 Aug; 26(4):303-9. PMID: 20665408.
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  185. Pusic AL, Klassen AF, Scott AM, Cano SJ. Discussion. The measure of face-lift patient satisfaction: the Owsley Facelift Satisfaction Survey with a long-term follow-up study. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 Jul; 126(1):258-60. PMID: 20595872.
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  186. Antony AK, McCarthy CM, Cordeiro PG, Mehrara BJ, Pusic AL, Teo EH, Arriaga AF, Disa JJ. Acellular human dermis implantation in 153 immediate two-stage tissue expander breast reconstructions: determining the incidence and significant predictors of complications. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 Jun; 125(6):1606-14. PMID: 20517083.
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  187. Spector D, Mayer DK, Knafl K, Pusic A. Not what I expected: informational needs of women undergoing breast surgery. Plast Surg Nurs. 2010 Apr-Jun; 30(2):70-4; quiz 75-6. PMID: 20543636.
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  188. Kropf N, Macadam SA, McCarthy C, Disa JJ, Pusic AL, Da Lio A, Crisera C, Mehrara BJ. Influence of the recipient vessel on fat necrosis after breast reconstruction with a free transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap. Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg. 2010 Apr; 44(2):96-101. PMID: 20465509.
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  189. Macadam SA, Ho AL, Cook EF, Lennox PA, Pusic AL. Patient satisfaction and health-related quality of life following breast reconstruction: patient-reported outcomes among saline and silicone implant recipients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 Mar; 125(3):761-71. PMID: 20009795.
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  190. McCarthy CM, VanLaeken N, Lennox P, Scott AM, Pusic AL. The efficacy of Artecoll injections for the augmentation of nipple projection in breast reconstruction. Eplasty. 2010 Jan 04; 10:e7. PMID: 20360871; PMCID: PMC2848402.
  191. Chen CM, Disa JJ, Sacchini V, Pusic AL, Mehrara BJ, Garcia-Etienne CA, Cordeiro PG. Nipple-sparing mastectomy and immediate tissue expander/implant breast reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Dec; 124(6):1772-80. PMID: 19952633.
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  192. Mosahebi A, Chaudhry A, McCarthy CM, Disa JJ, Mehrara BJ, Pusic AL, Hu Q, Cordeiro PG. Reconstruction of extensive composite posterolateral mandibular defects using nonosseous free tissue transfer. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Nov; 124(5):1571-7. PMID: 20009843.
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  193. Rubin LR, Klassen A, Cano SJ, Hurley K, Pusic AL. Motivations for breast surgery: a qualitative comparison study of breast reconstruction, augmentation, and reduction patients. Breast J. 2009 Nov-Dec; 15(6):666-7. PMID: 19735386.
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  194. Kropf N, Reavey P, McCarthy CM, Cordeiro PG, Pusic AL. [Abdominal morbidity following TRAM flap breast reconstruction--patient-reported outcome measures]. Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir. 2009 Dec; 41(6):374-7. PMID: 19711254.
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  195. Antony AK, Mehrara BM, McCarthy CM, Zhong T, Kropf N, Disa JJ, Pusic A, Cordeiro PG. Salvage of tissue expander in the setting of mastectomy flap necrosis: a 13-year experience using timed excision with continued expansion. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Aug; 124(2):356-63. PMID: 19644248.
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  196. Pusic AL, Klassen AF, Scott AM, Klok JA, Cordeiro PG, Cano SJ. Development of a new patient-reported outcome measure for breast surgery: the BREAST-Q. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Aug; 124(2):345-53. PMID: 19644246.
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  197. Disa JJ, McCarthy CM, Mehrara BJ, Pusic AL, Hu QY, Cordeiro PG. Postmastectomy reconstruction: an approach to patient selection. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Jul; 124(1):43-52. PMID: 19346999.
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  198. Hu ES, Pusic AL, Waljee JF, Kuhn L, Hawley ST, Wilkins E, Alderman AK. Patient-reported aesthetic satisfaction with breast reconstruction during the long-term survivorship Period. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Jul; 124(1):1-8. PMID: 19568038.
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  199. Kosowski TR, McCarthy C, Reavey PL, Scott AM, Wilkins EG, Cano SJ, Klassen AF, Carr N, Cordeiro PG, Pusic AL. A systematic review of patient-reported outcome measures after facial cosmetic surgery and/or nonsurgical facial rejuvenation. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Jun; 123(6):1819-27. PMID: 19483584.
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  200. Klassen AF, Pusic AL, Scott A, Klok J, Cano SJ. Satisfaction and quality of life in women who undergo breast surgery: a qualitative study. BMC Womens Health. 2009 May 01; 9:11. PMID: 19409078; PMCID: PMC2685365.
  201. Cano SJ, Klassen A, Pusic AL. The science behind quality-of-life measurement: a primer for plastic surgeons. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Mar; 123(3):98e-106e. PMID: 19319025.
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  202. Branski RC, Cukier-Blaj S, Pusic A, Cano SJ, Klassen A, Mener D, Patel S, Kraus DH. Measuring quality of life in dysphonic patients: a systematic review of content development in patient-reported outcomes measures. J Voice. 2010 Mar; 24(2):193-8. PMID: 19185454.
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  203. Pusic AL, Reavey PL, Klassen AF, Scott A, McCarthy C, Cano SJ. Measuring patient outcomes in breast augmentation: introducing the BREAST-Q Augmentation module. Clin Plast Surg. 2009 Jan; 36(1):23-32, v. PMID: 19055958.
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  204. McCarthy CM, Pusic AL, Hidalgo DA. Efficacy of pocket irrigation with bupivacaine and ketorolac in breast augmentation: a randomized controlled trial. Ann Plast Surg. 2009 Jan; 62(1):15-7. PMID: 19131712.
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  205. McCarthy CM, Collins ED, Pusic AL. Where do we find the best evidence? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Dec; 122(6):1942-7; discussion 1948-51. PMID: 19050548.
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  206. Abood A, Halvorson E, Pusic A, Mehrara B. A modified 'paddle-flap' for reconstruction of a large pharyngo-cutaneous fistula and anterior neck defect. Another tool in the anterolateral thigh's box. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2009 Jun; 62(6):e142-4. PMID: 18980869.
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  207. McCarthy CM, Cordeiro PG, Disa JJ, Mehrara BJ, Pusic AL. The impact of breast reconstruction on the oncologic efficacy of radiation therapy. Ann Plast Surg. 2008 Nov; 61(5):585. PMID: 18948791.
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  208. Mosahebi A, Disa JJ, Pusic AL, Cordeiro PG, Mehrara BJ. The use of the extended anterolateral thigh flap for reconstruction of massive oncologic defects. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Aug; 122(2):492-6. PMID: 18626367.
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  209. McCarthy CM, Mehrara BJ, Riedel E, Davidge K, Hinson A, Disa JJ, Cordeiro PG, Pusic AL. Predicting complications following expander/implant breast reconstruction: an outcomes analysis based on preoperative clinical risk. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Jun; 121(6):1886-92. PMID: 18520873.
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  210. Chen CM, Disa JJ, Cordeiro PG, Pusic AL, McCarthy CM, Mehrara BJ. The incidence of venous thromboembolism after oncologic head and neck reconstruction. Ann Plast Surg. 2008 May; 60(5):476-9. PMID: 18434817.
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  211. Klassen AF, Stotland MA, Skarsgard ED, Pusic AL. Clinical research in pediatric plastic surgery and systematic review of quality-of-life questionnaires. Clin Plast Surg. 2008 Apr; 35(2):251-67. PMID: 18298997.
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  212. Mehrara BJ, Abood AA, Disa JJ, Pusic AL, Halvorson E, Cordeiro PG, Athanasian EA. Thumb reconstruction following resection for malignant tumors. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Apr; 121(4):1279-87. PMID: 18349647.
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  213. Pusic AL, McCarthy C, Cano SJ, Klassen AF, Kerrigan CL. Clinical research in breast surgery: reduction and postmastectomy reconstruction. Clin Plast Surg. 2008 Apr; 35(2):215-26. PMID: 18298994.
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  214. Disa JJ, McCarthy CM, Mehrara BJ, Pusic AL, Cordeiro PG. Immediate latissimus dorsi/prosthetic breast reconstruction following salvage mastectomy after failed lumpectomy/irradiation. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Apr; 121(4):159e-64e. PMID: 18349594.
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  215. Preminger BA, Pusic AL, McCarthy CM, Verma N, Worku A, Cordeiro PG. How should quality-of-life data be incorporated into a cost analysis of breast reconstruction? A consideration of implant versus free TRAM flap procedures. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Apr; 121(4):1075-82. PMID: 18349623.
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  216. McCarthy CM, Pusic AL, Kerrigan CL. Silicone breast implants and magnetic resonance imaging screening for rupture: do U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommendations reflect an evidence-based practice approach to patient care? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Apr; 121(4):1127-34. PMID: 18349629.
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  217. Chen CM, Ashjian P, Disa JJ, Cordeiro PG, Pusic AL, Mehrara BJ. Is the use of intraoperative heparin safe? Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Mar; 121(3):49e-53e. PMID: 18317086.
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  218. Shadeo A, Chari R, Lonergan KM, Pusic A, Miller D, Ehlen T, Van Niekerk D, Matisic J, Richards-Kortum R, Follen M, Guillaud M, Lam WL, MacAulay C. Up regulation in gene expression of chromatin remodelling factors in cervical intraepithelial neoplasia. BMC Genomics. 2008 Feb 04; 9:64. PMID: 18248679; PMCID: PMC2277413.
  219. Talbot SG, Mehrara BJ, Disa JJ, Wong AK, Pusic A, Cordeiro PG, Athanasian EA. Soft-tissue coverage of the hand following sarcoma resection. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Feb; 121(2):534-43. PMID: 18300973.
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  220. McCarthy CM, Pusic AL, Sclafani L, Buchanan C, Fey JV, Disa JJ, Mehrara BJ, Cordeiro PG. Breast cancer recurrence following prosthetic, postmastectomy reconstruction: incidence, detection, and treatment. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Feb; 121(2):381-8. PMID: 18300953.
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  221. Chen CM, Halvorson EG, Disa JJ, McCarthy C, Hu QY, Pusic AL, Cordeiro PG, Mehrara BJ. Immediate postoperative complications in DIEP versus free/muscle-sparing TRAM flaps. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007 Nov; 120(6):1477-82. PMID: 18040176.
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  222. Pusic AL, Chen CM, Cano S, Klassen A, McCarthy C, Collins ED, Cordeiro PG. Measuring quality of life in cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery: a systematic review of patient-reported outcomes instruments. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007 Sep 15; 120(4):823-37; discussion 838-9. PMID: 17805107.
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  223. Halvorson EG, Disa JJ, Mehrara BJ, Burkey BA, Pusic AL, Cordeiro PG. Outcome following removal of infected tissue expanders in breast reconstruction: a 10-year experience. Ann Plast Surg. 2007 Aug; 59(2):131-6. PMID: 17667404.
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  224. Pusic AL, Klassen A, Cano SJ, Kerrigan CL. Validation of the breast evaluation questionnaire. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007 Jul; 120(1):352-3. PMID: 17572594.
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  225. Ashjian P, Chen CM, Pusic A, Disa JJ, Cordeiro PG, Mehrara BJ. The effect of postoperative anticoagulation on microvascular thrombosis. Ann Plast Surg. 2007 Jul; 59(1):36-9; discussion 39-40. PMID: 17589257.
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  226. Bui DT, Cordeiro PG, Hu QY, Disa JJ, Pusic A, Mehrara BJ. Free flap reexploration: indications, treatment, and outcomes in 1193 free flaps. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007 Jun; 119(7):2092-100. PMID: 17519706.
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  227. McCarthy CM, Disa JJ, Pusic AL, Mehrara BJ, Cordeiro PG. The effect of closed-suction drains on the incidence of local wound complications following tissue expander/implant reconstruction: a cohort study. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007 Jun; 119(7):2018-22. PMID: 17519694.
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  228. Pusic A, Liu JC, Chen CM, Cano S, Davidge K, Klassen A, Branski R, Patel S, Kraus D, Cordeiro PG. A systematic review of patient-reported outcome measures in head and neck cancer surgery. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2007 Apr; 136(4):525-35. PMID: 17418246.
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  229. Behnam AB, Chen CM, Pusic AL, Mehrara BJ, Disa JJ, Athanasian EA, Cordeiro PG. The pedicled latissimus dorsi flap for shoulder reconstruction after sarcoma resection. Ann Surg Oncol. 2007 May; 14(5):1591-5. PMID: 17294076.
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  230. Pusic AL, Chen CM, Patel S, Cordeiro PG, Shah JP. Microvascular reconstruction of the skull base: a clinical approach to surgical defect classification and flap selection. Skull Base. 2007 Feb; 17(1):5-15. PMID: 17603640; PMCID: PMC1852578.
  231. Jugenburg M, Disa JJ, Pusic AL, Cordeiro PG. Impact of radiotherapy on breast reconstruction. Clin Plast Surg. 2007 Jan; 34(1):29-37; abstract v-vi. PMID: 17307069.
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  232. McCarthy CM, Pusic AL, Disa JJ, Cordeiro PG, Cody HS, Mehrara B. Breast cancer in the previously augmented breast. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007 Jan; 119(1):49-58. PMID: 17255656.
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  233. Mehrara BJ, Disa JJ, Pusic A. Scalp reconstruction. J Surg Oncol. 2006 Nov 01; 94(6):504-8. PMID: 17061273.
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  234. Disa JJ, Pusic AL, Mehrara BJ. Reconstruction of the hypopharynx with the free jejunum transfer. J Surg Oncol. 2006 Nov 01; 94(6):466-70. PMID: 17061270.
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  235. Pusic AL, Mehrara BJ. Vaginal reconstruction: an algorithm approach to defect classification and flap reconstruction. J Surg Oncol. 2006 Nov 01; 94(6):515-21. PMID: 17061272.
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  236. Glatt BS, Disa JJ, Mehrara BJ, Pusic AL, Boland P, Cordeiro PG. Reconstruction of extensive partial or total sacrectomy defects with a transabdominal vertical rectus abdominis myocutaneous flap. Ann Plast Surg. 2006 May; 56(5):526-30; discussion 530-1. PMID: 16641629.
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  237. Davidge K, Pusic A, Disa JJ, Mehrara BJ. Use of the anterolateral thigh flap as an alternative to the rectus flap in obese and overweight patients. Ann Plast Surg. 2006 May; 56(5):536-9. PMID: 16641631.
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  238. Howard MA, Polo K, Pusic AL, Cordeiro PG, Hidalgo DA, Mehrara B, Disa JJ. Breast cancer local recurrence after mastectomy and TRAM flap reconstruction: incidence and treatment options. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2006 Apr 15; 117(5):1381-6. PMID: 16641702.
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  239. McCarthy CM, Pusic AL, Disa JJ, McCormick BL, Montgomery LL, Cordeiro PG. Unilateral postoperative chest wall radiotherapy in bilateral tissue expander/implant reconstruction patients: a prospective outcomes analysis. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2005 Nov; 116(6):1642-7. PMID: 16267426.
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  240. Hidalgo DA, Pusic AL. The role of methocarbamol and intercostal nerve blocks for pain management in breast augmentation. Aesthet Surg J. 2005 Nov-Dec; 25(6):571-5. PMID: 19338859.
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  241. Goodwin SJ, McCarthy CM, Pusic AL, Bui D, Howard M, Disa JJ, Cordeiro PG, Mehrara BJ. Complications in smokers after postmastectomy tissue expander/implant breast reconstruction. Ann Plast Surg. 2005 Jul; 55(1):16-19; discussion 19-20. PMID: 15985785.
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  242. Draper LB, Bui DT, Chiu ES, Mehrara BJ, Pusic AL, Cordeiro PG, Disa JJ. Nipple-areola reconstruction following chest-wall irradiation for breast cancer: is it safe? Ann Plast Surg. 2005 Jul; 55(1):12-5; discussion 15. PMID: 15985784.
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  243. Pusic AL, Cordeiro PG. Breast reconstruction with tissue expanders and implants: a practical guide to immediate and delayed reconstruction. Semin Plast Surg. 2004 May; 18(2):71-7. PMID: 20574485; PMCID: PMC2884731.
  244. Cordeiro PG, Pusic AL, Disa JJ, McCormick B, VanZee K. Irradiation after immediate tissue expander/implant breast reconstruction: outcomes, complications, aesthetic results, and satisfaction among 156 patients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2004 Mar; 113(3):877-81. PMID: 15108879.
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  245. Disa JJ, Polvora VP, Pusic AL, Singh B, Cordeiro PG. Dextran-related complications in head and neck microsurgery: do the benefits outweigh the risks? A prospective randomized analysis. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2003 Nov; 112(6):1534-9. PMID: 14578781.
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  246. Pusic AL, Cordeiro PG. An accelerated approach to tissue expansion for breast reconstruction: experience with intraoperative and rapid postoperative expansion in 370 reconstructions. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2003 May; 111(6):1871-5. PMID: 12711946.
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  247. Disa JJ, Pusic AL, Hidalgo DA, Cordeiro PG. Microvascular reconstruction of the hypopharynx: defect classification, treatment algorithm, and functional outcome based on 165 consecutive cases. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2003 Feb; 111(2):652-60; discussion 661-3. PMID: 12560686.
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  248. Cordeiro PG, Pusic AL, Disa JJ. A classification system and reconstructive algorithm for acquired vaginal defects. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2002 Sep 15; 110(4):1058-65. PMID: 12198418.
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  249. Hidalgo DA, Pusic AL. Free-flap mandibular reconstruction: a 10-year follow-up study. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2002 Aug; 110(2):438-49; discussion 450-1. PMID: 12142657.
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  250. Disa JJ, Pusic AL, Hidalgo DH, Cordeiro PG. Simplifying microvascular head and neck reconstruction: a rational approach to donor site selection. Ann Plast Surg. 2001 Oct; 47(4):385-9. PMID: 11601572.
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  251. Thompson TA, Pusic A, Kerrigan CL, Sargeant R, Slezak S, Chang BW, Helzlsouer KJ, Manson P. Surgeon perspectives on surgical options for early-stage breast cancer. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2000 Mar; 105(3):910-8. PMID: 10724250.
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  252. Pusic A, Thompson TA, Kerrigan CL, Sargeant R, Slezak S, Chang BW, Kelzlsouer KJ, Manson PN. Surgical options for the early-stage breast cancer: factors associated with patient choice and postoperative quality of life. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1999 Oct; 104(5):1325-33. PMID: 10513913.
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  253. Pusic AL, Giacomantonio M, Pippus K, Rees E, Gillis DA. Survival in neonatal congenital hernia without extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support. J Pediatr Surg. 1995 Aug; 30(8):1188-90. PMID: 7472979.
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