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Evaluating the effectiveness and safety of single-port robot-assisted technique in nipple-sparing mastectomy procedures

Evaluating the effectiveness and safety of single-port robot-assisted technique in nipple-sparing mastectomy procedures

New data illustrates evolving trends in breast enhancement over the past 16 years

New data illustrates evolving trends in breast enhancement over the past 16 years

Smoother silicone breast implants can reduce inflammation and other immune system reactions

Smoother silicone breast implants can reduce inflammation and other immune system reactions

Researchers analyze how breast implant surfaces influence immune response

Researchers analyze how breast implant surfaces influence immune response

FDA releases final guidance to improve patient communication about risks of breast implants

FDA releases final guidance to improve patient communication about risks of breast implants

FDA provides update on adverse events associated with breast implants

FDA provides update on adverse events associated with breast implants

Survey: Most American women have not heard of breast implant-related lymphoma

Survey: Most American women have not heard of breast implant-related lymphoma

GlobalData: Nearly 70–100% of aesthetic procedures in the U.S. estimated to be delayed due to COVID-19

GlobalData: Nearly 70–100% of aesthetic procedures in the U.S. estimated to be delayed due to COVID-19

Five things we found in the FDA’s hidden device database

Five things we found in the FDA’s hidden device database

FDA to end program that hid millions of reports on faulty medical devices

FDA to end program that hid millions of reports on faulty medical devices

FDA chief calls for release of all data tracking problems with medical devices

FDA chief calls for release of all data tracking problems with medical devices

FDA warns two breast implant makers for failure to comply with post-approval study requirements

FDA warns two breast implant makers for failure to comply with post-approval study requirements

FDA takes action to help reduce risks linked with use of surgical staplers and staples

FDA takes action to help reduce risks linked with use of surgical staplers and staples

FDA warns Total Thermal Imaging for illegally marketing unapproved thermography device

FDA warns Total Thermal Imaging for illegally marketing unapproved thermography device

FDA warns doctor for illegally marketing unapproved implantable device

FDA warns doctor for illegally marketing unapproved implantable device

Autologous breast reconstruction after failed implant reconstruction gives good outcomes

Autologous breast reconstruction after failed implant reconstruction gives good outcomes

One implant, two prices. It depends on who’s paying.

One implant, two prices. It depends on who’s paying.

Women not warned about cancer associated with breast implants

Women not warned about cancer associated with breast implants

Silicone breast implants may increase risk of rare adverse outcomes in women

Silicone breast implants may increase risk of rare adverse outcomes in women

New method tags breast implants with tomato DNA to prevent counterfeiting

New method tags breast implants with tomato DNA to prevent counterfeiting