9th Congress of World Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Bridging the Gap and Beyond, June 14(Wed) – 17(Fri), 2017 COEX Seoul, Korea

Scientific Program

  • Breast / Trunk
  • General
  • Hand & Upper Extremity
  • Head and Neck
  • Lower Extremity
  • Lymphedema
  • Nerve
  • Special Topic
  • VCA

P15 Breast 2 - DIEP Flap Variants and Beyond
Date & Time June 15 (Thu)
14:00 - 15:10
Room GBR 102 Track Breast/Trunk
Chair(s) David Habin Song (USA), Heechang Ahn (Korea)
Thigh Based Flap
David Habin Song (USA)
DCIA-DIEP Combined Flap in Breast Reconstruction: Indications and Outcomes
Edward Buchel (Canada)
SIEA Flaps in Breast Reconstruction
Julie E. Park (USA)
Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction for Thin Patients: Algorithm and Surgical Techniques
Toshihiko Satake (Japan)
Recent Advance of the Low DIEP Flap
Jin Sup Eom (Korea)
SGAPs Comparing Donor Morbidity with TMGs and Bilateral SGAP Flap Experience
Paul Roblin (UK)
P23 Breast 4 - Enhancing Aesthetic Outcome in Breast Reconstruction
Date & Time June 16 (Fri)
10:00 - 11:20
Room GBR 102 Track Breast/Trunk
Chair(s) Mihye Choi (USA), Jordi Vila-Poyatos (Spain)
Optimizing Aesthetic Outcomes in Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction
Andreas Gravvanis (Greece)
Breast Reconstruction - For Whom and How: "How to Find the Perfect Match”
Maria Mani (Sweden)
Optimizing Aesthetic Outcomes in Breast Reconstruction: When One Flap is Not Enough.
Nicholas Till Haddock (USA)
Nipple Sparing Mastectomy Breast Reconstruction
Mihye Choi (USA)
Improving Quality in Breast Reconstruction, Can We Afford It?
Raphael Sinna (France)
P29 Trunk 1 - Trunk Reconstruction
Date & Time June 16 (Fri)
10:00 - 11:20
Room 201 Track Breast/Trunk
Chair(s) Charles E. Butler (USA), Yuzaburo Namba (Japan)
Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
Charles E. Butler (USA)
Abdominal and Chest Wall Reconstruction/ Visceral Transplantation?
Stephen John Kovach (USA)
Anterior Neck and Chest Wall Reconstruction Using Perforator Pedicled/ Supercharged Flaps
Rei Ogawa (Japan)
A Simple Concept to Cover Pressure Sores: Wound Edge Based Propeller Perforator Flap
Osman Kelahmetoglu (Turkey)
The SEAP Free Flap, a Versatile Option for Microsurgical Reconstructions (Scar Hidden in the Inframammary Fold)
Humberto Uribe Morelli (Colombia)
Anatomical Study and clinical Applications of the Sensory Nerves to the Dorsal Intercostal Artery Perforator Flap
Toshiyuki Watanabe (Japan)
P31 Breast 5 - Pursuing Efficiency with Quality Breast Reconstruction
Date & Time June 16 (Fri)
11:20 - 12:40
Room GBR 102 Track Breast/Trunk
Chair(s) Venkat V. Ramakrishnan (UK), Sang Yoon Kang (Korea)
Two-day Hospital Stay for DIEP Flap Reconstruction: How and Why I Do It
Mark Lawrence Smith (USA)
The Method to Overcome DIEP Flap's Weakness
Deuk Young Oh (Korea)
Efficiency in Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction
Venkat V. Ramakrishnan (UK)
Efficiency and Cost Containment in Free Flap Breast Reconstruction
Liza C. Wu (USA)
How to Achieve Efficiency, Quality and Safety in Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction Using Fast Track Surgery
Christian Bonde (Denmark)
P55 Breast 1 - New Advances in Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction
Date & Time June 17 (Sat)
11:20 - 12:40
Room GBR 102 Track Breast/Trunk
Chair(s) Jian Farhadi (UK), Jung-Ju Huang (Taiwan)
Volumetry-based DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction
Goo-Hyun Mun (Korea)
Evolution in the Monitoring of Free Flap Autologous Breast Reconstruction in Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy: The NYU Experience
Nolan Serge Karp (USA)
Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy and Immediate Free DIEP in Breast Reconstruction
Damien Grinsell (Australia)
Pushing the Limits of Autologous Breast Reconstruction in the Very Slim Patient
Jian Farhadi (UK)
Autologous Breast Reconstruction Using Three-dimensional Imaging Techniques
Koichi Tomita (Japan)
Perforator Flap Breast Reconstruction at the Extremes of BMI
Bernard T. Lee (USA)
P63 Breast 3 - Complications and Their Solutions in Breast Reconstruction
Date & Time June 17 (Sat)
14:50 - 16:10
Room GBR 102 Track Breast/Trunk
Chair(s) Moustapha Hamdi (Belgium), Nolan Serge Karp (USA)
Salvage Breast Reconstruction Failure: Strategies after Total and Major Partial Flap Necrosis
Moustapha Hamdi (Belgium)
Micro-vascular Complication and Salvage Re-Exploration in Autologous Breast Reconstruction
Reiko Nakasone (Japan)
Salvage Technique in Free Flap Breast Reconstruction
Ung Sik Jin (Korea)
Impact of Obesity on Outcomes in Breast Reconstruction: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Riaz Agha (UK)
Management of Abnormal Deep Inferior Epigastric Vessels in Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction
Georgios Orfaniotis (Australia)
F02 Breast 1
Date & Time June 15 (Thu)
16:30 - 17:50
Room GBR 102 Track Breast/Trunk
Chair(s) Maria Mani (Sweden), Tai Suk Roh (Korea)
01Breast Augmentation/Reconstruction with Low Lateral Approach Using DIEP
Olivia A. Ho (Taiwan), Yi-Ling Lin (Taiwan), David C.F. Cheong (Taiwan), Ming-Huei Cheng (Taiwan)
02 Bilateral Abdominally Based Free Flap Breast Reconstruction with Focus on Patients with Prior Abdominal Scars
Dmytro Unukovych (USA), EJ Caterson (USA), Matthew J. Carty (USA), Jessica Erdmann-Sager (USA), Eric Halvorson (USA), Stephanie A. Caterson (USA)
03 4-Flap Breast Reconstruction with Bilateral DIEP and PAP Flaps: When Is It Indicated and Incorporated in One’s Practice?
Nicholas T. Haddock (USA), Samar Kayfan (USA), Sumeet S. Teotia (USA)
04 Autologous Breast Reconstruction Using Lumbar Artery Perforator Flaps
Akhil K. Seth (USA), David T. Greenspun (USA)
05 The Lumbar Artery Perforator Flap in Autologous Breast Reconstruction: Experience after 90 Cases.
Dries Opsomer (Belgium), Filip Stillaert (Belgium), Koenraad Van Landuyt (Belgium), Phillip Blondeel (Belgium)
06 Can DIEP Breast Reconstruction Be Safely Offered to Obese Patients? A Single-Surgeon Series.
Rieka Taghizadeh (UK), Whitney Chow (UK), Margarita Moustaki (UK)
07 Breast Reconstruction Modality Can Affect Development of Lymphedema
Kyeong-Tae Lee (Korea), Sa Ik Bang (Korea), Jai-Kyong Pyon (Korea), Ji Hye Hwang (Korea), Goo-Hyun Mun (Korea)
08 Bilateral Autologous Breast Reconstruction with Extended, Conjoined Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator (DIEP) Flaps
Akhil K. Seth (USA), Heather A. Erhard (USA), David T. Greenspun (USA)
09 Radiation Therapy and Immediate Breast Reconstruction with Free Flap, Evaluation of Quality of Life, and Outcomes
Luis Parra (Spain), Steffano Marcelli (Italy), Jesus Gonzalez (Spain), Manuel Robustillo (Spain), Javier Palazon (Spain), Daniel Grandes (Spain), Antonio Diaz (Spain)
10 Breast Reconstruction Using the Lumbar Artery Perforator Flap: Secondary Corrections.
Dries Opsomer (Belgium), Filip Stillaert (Belgium), Phillip Blondeel (Belgium), Koenraad Van Landuyt (Belgium)
F09 Breast 2
Date & Time June 15 (Thu)
15:10 - 16:20
Room GBR 102 Track Breast/Trunk
Chair(s) Edward Buchel (Canada), Chan Yeong Heo (Korea)
01The Pedicled LICAP Flap Combined with a Free Abdominal Flap to Optimize Autologous Breast Reconstructions
Thomas Sjoberg (Norway), Louis de Weerd (Norway)
02 Angiotensin Receptor Blockers Contraindicated in DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction
Jin-Woo Park (Korea), Goo-Hyun Mun (Korea)
03 A Single Large Breast Reconstruction Using the Bilateral Inferior Gluteal Artery Perfortor (I-GAP) Flaps
Shihoko Saji (Japan), Toshihiko Satake (Japan), Mayu Muto (Japan)
04 Vertical Skin Paddle Gracilis Myocutaneous Flap for Breast Reconstruction – Better Alternative in Patients with Lesser Thigh Circumference, 15 Cases
Dushyant Jaiswal (India)
05 Neo-Adjuvant Radiotherapy: Changing the Treatment Sequence to Allow Immediate Free Autologous Breast Reconstruction
Kimberley Hughes (Australia), Derek Neoh (Australia)
06 Dual-pedicle Unaffected Split Breast Flap for Unitlateral Breast Reconstruction During Contralateral Horizontal Reduction Mammoplasty
Yuki Homma (Japan), Toshihiko Satake (Japan), Reiko Nakasone (Japan), Mayu Muto (Japan), Tomoyuki Koike (Japan), Mai Shibuya (Japan), Koichi Hirotomi (Japan), Jiro Maegawa (Japan)
07 "Extended" TDAP Flap in Breast Reconstruction
Raphael Sinna (France), Nizar Assaf (France), Mohammed Alharbi (France), Christian Herlin (France), Sandy Dast (France)
08 A Personal Experience of 130 Double-Pedicle DIEP/SIEA Flaps in 65 Patients: Ideal Indications in Unilateral Breast Reconstruction
Nicholas T. Haddock (USA), Samar Kayfan (USA), Sumeet S. Teotia (USA)
09 3D-Printed DIEP Perforator Template for Planning Autologous Breast Reconstruction: Case Series
Michael P Chae (Australia), Warren Rozen (Australia), David Hunter-Smith (Australia)
F16 Breast 3
Date & Time June 16 (Fri)
13:40 - 14:50
Room GBR 102 Track Breast/Trunk
Chair(s) Maria Mani (Sweden), Hak Chang (Korea)
01Sensation of the Different Potential Donor Sites for Autologous Breast Reconstruction
Anouk Cornelissen (Netherlands), Rene Van Der Hulst (Netherlands), Darren Booi (Netherlands), Andrzej Piatkowski (Netherlands), Aldona Spiegel (USA), Stefania Tuinder (Netherlands)
02 Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (Eras) in DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction
Jordi Vila-Poyatos (Spain), Victor Cabrera-Mas (Spain), David Priego-Carrillo (Spain), Paloma Malagón-López (Spain), Lia Huesa-Barceló (Spain), Cristian Carrasco-López (Spain), Oihane Garcia Senosiain (Spain), Carmen Higueras-Suñé (Spain)
03 Surgeons’ Options for Delay Breast Reconstruction: An Online-based Worldwide Questionnaire Survey among 402 Microsurgeons’ Decisions
Cheng-Feng Chu (Taiwan), Tommy Nai-Jen Chang (Taiwan), Angela Ting-Wei Hsu (Taiwan), Soo-Ha Kwon (Taiwan), Che-Hsiung Lee (Taiwan), William Lao (Taiwan), Chung-Chen Hsu (Taiwan), ShanShan Qiu (Netherlands), Daniel Tilkorn (Germany), Jung-Ju Huang (Taiwan)
04 New Surgical Technique - Simultaneous Use of the 3rd and 2nd Intercostal Spaces During Total-rib Preservation Exposure of the Internal Mammary Vessels in Microvascular Breast Reconstruction
Georgette Oni (UK), Margaret Huang (UK), Charles Malata (UK)
05 Delayed Radiotherapy 6 Months after Post-mastectomy Immediate DIEP Flap Reconstruction Reduces the Rate of Revision Surgery for Fat Necrosis
Anna López Ojeda (Spain), Pau Tarrús Bozal (Spain), Francesca Grussu (Italy), Ana López Fernández (Spain), Mike Dewever (Spain), Diana Pérez Sidelnikova (Spain), Josep Maria Serra Payró (Spain), Joan Maria Viñals (Spain)
06 Anterior Intercostal Artery Perforator Flap in Immediate Breast Reconstruction: Preoperative Planning, Surgical Technique and Health-related Quality of Life after Reconstruction
Cristian Carrasco (Spain), Carmen Higueras (Spain), Jordi Vila-Poyatos (Spain), David Priego (Spain), Victor Cabrera (Spain), Paloma Malagon (Spain), Lia Huerta (Spain)
07 Drainage Route of Subcutaneous Venous Blood in the Transferred Lower Abdominal Free Flap
Hiroyuki Sakurai (Japan)
08 Restoring Breast Sensation Following Autologous Breast Reconstruction: Should Nerve Coaptation Be Routine?
Peter F. Koltz (USA), Jason M. Weissler (USA), Martin J. Carney (USA), Jason W. Yu (USA), Stephen Kovach (USA), Alexander Au (USA), Joshua Fosnot (USA), Suhail K. Kanchwala (USA), Joseph M. Serletti (USA), Liza C. Wu (USA)
09 Breast Reconstruction: How to Choose the Reconstruction Strategy, a Lesson from European School of Microsurgery
Vincenzo Vindigni (Italy), Carlotta Scarpa (Italy), Tito Brambullo (Italy), Franco Bassetto (Italy)
10 Effect of Vascular Comorbidities on Internal Mammary Vessels
Julia Cook (USA), Sunil Tholpady (USA), Arash Momeni (USA), Sarah Sasor (USA), Michael Chu (USA)
11 Is Obesity a Predisposing Factor for Free Flap Failure and Complications? Comparison between Breast and Non-breast Reconstruction: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Jin Yong Shin (Korea), Mun-Young An (Korea), Si-Gyun Roh (Korea), Nae-Ho Lee (Korea), Kyung-Moo Yang (Korea)
12 Smoking Increases Donor Site Complications in Breast Reconstruction with DIEP Flap.
Stina Klasson (Sweden), Johan Nyman (Sweden), Henry Svensson (Sweden), Patrik Velander (Sweden)
13 Application of Indocyanine Green Angiography to Decrease Fat Necrosis in Breast Reconstruction with DIEP Flap
Paloma Malagon (Spain), Carmen Higueras (Spain), David Priego (Spain), Cristian Carrasco (Spain), Jordi Vila-Poyatos (Spain), Victor Cabrera (Spain), Lia Huesa (Spain)
14 Multivariate Predictors of Postmastectomy Radiation Therapy in Patients Planned for Immediate Breast Reconstruction
Albert H. Chao (USA), Juan Carlos Martinez (USA), Jessica Wobb (USA), Stephen P Povoski (USA)
15 Pedicled Transverse Rectus Abdominis Myocutaneous (TRAM) Flap-Based Hybrid Operation for Breast Reconstruction
Hin Lun Liu (Hong Kong)
16 Benefits of the 2-team approach to Microsurgical Breast Reconstructions
Dean Trotter (Australia), Eldon Mah (Australia), Derek Neoh (Australia)
F23 Breast / Trunk
Date & Time June 16 (Fri)
14:50 - 16:00
Room GBR 102 Track Breast/Trunk
Chair(s) Jung-Ju Huang (Taiwan), Keun-cheol Lee (Korea)
01Perforators as Recipients for Free Flap Reconstruction for Posterior Trunk Defect
Yoon Jae Lee (Korea), Suk-Ho Moon (Korea)
02 Posterior Intercostal Artery Perforator Flap for Posterior Trunk Reconstruction: Perforator Mapping with High Resolution Ultrasound and Clinical Application
Manfred Schmidt (Austria), Thomas Moritz (Austria), Dominik Duscher (Austria), Georg M. Huemer (Austria)
03 Abdominal Wall Reconstruction for Complex Defects Using Combined Tensor Fasciae Latae and Anterolateral Thigh Flaps: A Long-term Follow-up
Yimin Liang (China), Danru Wang (China), Yunliang Qian (China), Chen Wang (China)
04 Volume Change of Pedicled Latissimus Dorsi Muscle Flap after Partial Breast Reconstruction
Chang Min Kang (Korea), Jeong Su Shim (Korea), Dong Gil Han (Korea), Dae Hwan Park (Korea)
05 Patient Reported Satisfaction and Quality of Life in Obese Patients: A Comparison Between Microsurgical and Prosthetic Implant Recipients
Katie Elizabeth Weichman (USA), Danielle Jackson (USA), Heather Erhard (USA), David Greenspun (USA), Teresa Benacquista (USA), Evan Garfein (USA)
06 The Evolving Role of Microsurgery in Living-Donor Liver Transplantation
Cassandra Ligh (USA), Ari Wes (USA), Stephen Kovach (USA), Kim Olthoff (USA), Abraham Shaked (USA), Peter Abt (USA), L. Scott Levin (USA), Jason W. Yu (USA)
07 Contralateral Unaffected Breast Augmentation Reusing Zone Ⅳ as a SIEA Flap during Unilateral DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction
Mayuka Shida (Japan), Toshihiko Satake (Japan), Hironori Hori (Japan), Mayu Muto (Japan), Kazunori Yasumura (Japan), Jiro Maegawa (Japan)
08 What Happens to Patients with Free Abdominal-based Autologous Breast Reconstruction? A Twelve-year Aesthetic Outcome and Quality of Life Study
Tianyi Liu (Sweden), Christoffer Freijs (Sweden), Anna Feinbaum (Sweden), Rafael Acosta (Australia), Anders Liss (Sweden), Andres Rodriguez (Sweden), Maria Mani (Sweden)
09 Autologous vs. Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction: a Comparative Long-Term Health Care Utilization and Cost Analysis
Alexis Laungani (USA), Judy Boughey (USA), Lin Zhu (USA), Elizabeth Habermann (USA), Valerie Lemaine (USA)
10 Reconstruction of Pressure Ulcer with Ad Hoc Perforator Flaps
Tugba Gun Koplay (Turkey), Osman Akdag (Turkey), Mehtap Karamese (Turkey), Zekeriya Tosun (Turkey)
11 The Extended TUG Flap for Breast Reconstruction
Hui Chai Fong (Singapore), Christopher Hoe Kong Chui (Singapore)