We propose to evaluate the question of whether there is a significant difference between the
traditional method of serratus flap tissue expander reconstruction and the acellular matrix
We propose a double blinded, randomized study of 60 women comparing outcomes which will
include postoperative pain, complication rates and aesthetic outcome as assessed by the
patient and a plastic surgeon blinded to the method of reconstruction.
- All women who are candidates for breast reconstruction using tissue expanders after
- Other forms of breast reconstruction after mastectomy