Preventing liposuction complications

Michele Shermak, Gayle Mahaffey

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Abstract

Liposuction is one of the most common surgical procedures performed by plastic surgeons. According to the latest American Society of Plastic Surgeons statistics, over 245,000 liposuction procedures were performed in 2008, making it the third most common plastic surgical procedure behind breast augmentation and rhinoplasty.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)16-20
Number of pages5
JournalPlastic surgical nursing : official journal of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Nurses
Volume31
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 2011

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Lipectomy
Rhinoplasty
Breast
Surgeons

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Advanced and Specialized Nursing
  • Medical–Surgical
  • Surgery
  • Medicine(all)

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Preventing liposuction complications. / Shermak, Michele; Mahaffey, Gayle.

In: Plastic surgical nursing : official journal of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Nurses, Vol. 31, No. 1, 01.2011, p. 16-20.

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