Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation

Known as: Allotransplantation, Vascularized Composite, Vascularized Composite Allografting, Allografting, Vascularized Composite 
Transference of multiple tissues, such as muscle, bone, nerve, and skin, as a functional unit for reconstructive purposes. Blood supply to the… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
The advent of more potent immunosuppressants led to the first successful human upper extremity transplantation in 1998. At this… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Psychosocial factors are important elements in the assessment and follow-up care for vascularized composite allotransplantation… (More)
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2015
2015
BACKGROUND Strategies aiming at minimization or elimination of systemic immunosuppression are key immediate goals for clinical… (More)
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2013
2013
For many living with the devastating aftermath of disfiguring facial injuries, extremity amputations, and other composite tissues… (More)
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2012
2012
This letter states the position of the Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation (VCA) Committee of the American Society of… (More)
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2011
2011
Vascularized composite allotransplantation is a relatively young field that has shown significant growth in the past decade. The… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Recently, composite tissue allotransplantation was introduced as a potential clinical treatment for complex reconstructive… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Composite tissue allotransplantation (CTA) is a recently introduced option for limb replacement and reconstruction of tissue… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND The risk to benefit ratio of face transplantation with a composite tissue allograft remains debatable, although this… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
One hundred and ninety-eight consecutive patients (247 vascularized fibular grafts) were studied to determine the prevalence of… (More)
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