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Plastic surgery within the Veterans Affairs Medical System: proposed modified indications for operative procedures.

Publication ,  Journal Article
Erdmann, D; Pradka, SP; Similie, E; Marcus, JR; Moyer, KE; Shelburne, JD; Tyler, DS; Levin, SL
Published in: Ann Plast Surg
July 2009

Many plastic surgery procedures span the divide between aesthetic ("cosmetic") and reconstructive surgery. However, definitions and guidelines may be inconsistent, which may decrease patients' access to legitimate procedures. The article aims to assist Veterans' Health Administration-affiliated plastic surgeons in continuing to provide optimal care to the Nation's Veterans and family members, and should be regarded as an open discussion.

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Ann Plast Surg

DOI

EISSN

1536-3708

Publication Date

July 2009

Volume

63

Issue

1

Start / End Page

105 / 110

Location

United States

Related Subject Headings

  • Veterans
  • United States Department of Veterans Affairs
  • United States
  • Surgery, Plastic
  • Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery Procedures
  • Middle Aged
  • Male
  • Humans
  • Health Services Administration
 

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Erdmann, D., Pradka, S. P., Similie, E., Marcus, J. R., Moyer, K. E., Shelburne, J. D., … Levin, S. L. (2009). Plastic surgery within the Veterans Affairs Medical System: proposed modified indications for operative procedures. Ann Plast Surg, 63(1), 105–110. https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0b013e318184ac34
Erdmann, Detlev, Sarah P. Pradka, Ernest Similie, Jeffrey R. Marcus, Kurtis E. Moyer, John D. Shelburne, Douglas S. Tyler, and Scott L. Levin. “Plastic surgery within the Veterans Affairs Medical System: proposed modified indications for operative procedures.Ann Plast Surg 63, no. 1 (July 2009): 105–10. https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0b013e318184ac34.
Erdmann D, Pradka SP, Similie E, Marcus JR, Moyer KE, Shelburne JD, et al. Plastic surgery within the Veterans Affairs Medical System: proposed modified indications for operative procedures. Ann Plast Surg. 2009 Jul;63(1):105–10.
Erdmann, Detlev, et al. “Plastic surgery within the Veterans Affairs Medical System: proposed modified indications for operative procedures.Ann Plast Surg, vol. 63, no. 1, July 2009, pp. 105–10. Pubmed, doi:10.1097/SAP.0b013e318184ac34.
Erdmann D, Pradka SP, Similie E, Marcus JR, Moyer KE, Shelburne JD, Tyler DS, Levin SL. Plastic surgery within the Veterans Affairs Medical System: proposed modified indications for operative procedures. Ann Plast Surg. 2009 Jul;63(1):105–110.

Published In

Ann Plast Surg

DOI

EISSN

1536-3708

Publication Date

July 2009

Volume

63

Issue

1

Start / End Page

105 / 110

Location

United States

Related Subject Headings

  • Veterans
  • United States Department of Veterans Affairs
  • United States
  • Surgery, Plastic
  • Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery Procedures
  • Middle Aged
  • Male
  • Humans
  • Health Services Administration