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Featured Image 1ASPS ad campaign hits airwaves, sparks referrals

ASPS publications and the Plastic Surgery Education Network (PSEN) have garnered national recognition as publishing and media standouts.

Featured Image 2PSN, PRS, PSEN win publishing, media awards

ASPS publications and the Plastic Surgery Education Network (PSEN) have garnered national recognition as publishing and media standouts.

Featured Image 3National TV ad to promote ASPS member surgeons

ASPS is launching an unprecedented marketing campaign to fight back against encroachment into the specialty by corporate cosmetic surgery franchises and non-plastic surgeons.

The Death of JFK: 50 Years Later

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To mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy, PRS Editor-in-Chief Rod Rohrich, MD interviews Robert McClelland, MD – one of the trauma surgeons on call at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963, when the president was carried into Trauma Room One. This clip is a portion of the interview that will be available online with the November 2013 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

PSN Extra Poll

Should plastic surgeons be required to take ER call?

CPT Quiz

True or False: Skin substitute graft codes can be used for non-graft wound dressings such as gels, ointments, foams or liquids, as wellas for injected skin substitutes.

You were right; the answer is False. Here's why

Sorry, the correct answer is False. Here's why

Practice Management Tip of the Week

Provide patients and family with comprehensive discharge instructions that include a list of prescribed medications, diet and activity restrictions – and a list of side effects related to surgery and anesthesia. Defining the time parameters related to surgical complications may help to ensure that the patient understands when to contact the physician.
-The Doctors Company
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