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Ketan Patel, MD

TitleAssistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
InstitutionUniversity of Southern California
DepartmentSurgery
Address1510 San Pablo St.
Health Sciences Campus
Los Angeles CA 90033
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    1. Fahradyan A, El-Sabawi B, Patel K. Understanding Patient Expectations of Lymphedema Surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Jun; 141(6):1550-1557. PMID: 29794713.
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    2. Kim JS, Bonsu NY, Leland HA, Carey JN, Patel K, Seruya M. A Systematic Review of Prognostic Factors for Sensory Recovery After Digital Nerve Reconstruction. Ann Plast Surg. 2018 May; 80(5S Suppl 5):S311-S316. PMID: 29596088.
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    3. Landau MJ, Gould DJ, Patel K. Reply: Vectra 3D Imaging for Quantitative Volumetric Analysis of the Upper Limb: A Feasibility Study for Tracking Outcomes of Lymphedema Treatment. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 May; 141(5):788e-789e. PMID: 29697644.
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    4. Schaverien MV, Badash I, Patel K, Selber JC, Cheng MH. Vascularized Lymph Node Transfer for Lymphedema. Semin Plast Surg. 2018 Feb; 32(1):28-35. PMID: 29636651.
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    5. Landau MJ, Gould DJ, Patel K. Reply: Vectra 3D Imaging for Quantitative Volumetric Analysis of the Upper Limb: A Feasibility Study for Tracking Outcomes of Lymphedema Treatment. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Apr; 141(4):617e. PMID: 29381551.
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    6. Pappalardo M, Patel K, Cheng MH. Vascularized lymph node transfer for treatment of extremity lymphedema: An overview of current controversies regarding donor sites, recipient sites and outcomes. J Surg Oncol. 2018 Mar 24. PMID: 29572824.
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    7. Badash I, Gould DJ, Patel K. Supermicrosurgery: History, Applications, Training and the Future. Front Surg. 2018; 5:23. PMID: 29740586.
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    8. Landau MJ, Badash I, Yin C, Alluri RK, Patel K. Free vascularized fibula grafting in the operative treatment of malignant bone tumors of the upper extremity: A systematic review of outcomes and complications. J Surg Oncol. 2018 Mar 07. PMID: 29513891.
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    9. Landau MJ, Kim JS, Gould DJ, Patel K. Vectra 3D Imaging for Quantitative Volumetric Analysis of the Upper Limb: A Feasibility Study for Tracking Outcomes of Lymphedema Treatment. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 01; 141(1):80e-84e. PMID: 28922322.
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    10. Badash I, Burtt KE, Leland HA, Gould DJ, Rounds AD, Azadgoli B, Patel K, Carey JN. Outcomes of Soft Tissue Reconstruction for Traumatic Lower Extremity Fractures with Compromised Vascularity. Am Surg. 2017 Oct 01; 83(10):1161-1165. PMID: 29391116.
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    11. Matalon SA, Askari R, Gates JD, Patel K, Sodickson AD, Khurana B. Don't Forget the Abdominal Wall: Imaging Spectrum of Abdominal Wall Injuries after Nonpenetrating Trauma. Radiographics. 2017 Jul-Aug; 37(4):1218-1235. PMID: 28696855.
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    12. Leland HA, Rounds AD, Burtt KE, Gould DJ, Marecek GS, Alluri RK, Patel K, Carey JN. Soft tissue reconstruction and salvage of infected fixation hardware in lower extremity trauma. Microsurgery. 2018 Mar; 38(3):259-263. PMID: 28509409.
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    13. Spear SL, Shuck J, Hannan L, Albino F, Patel K. Evaluating Long-Term Outcomes following Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy and Reconstruction in the Irradiated Breast. Plast Surg Nurs. 2017 Apr/Jun; 37(2):66-75. PMID: 28570473.
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    14. El-Sabawi B, Ho AL, Sosin M, Patel K. Patient-centered outcomes of breast reconstruction in the setting of post-mastectomy radiotherapy: A comprehensive review of the literature. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2017 Jun; 70(6):768-780. PMID: 28416138.
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    15. Cheng MH, Lin CY, Patel K. A prospective clinical assessment of anatomic variability of the submental vascularized lymph node flap. J Surg Oncol. 2017 Jan; 115(1):43-47. PMID: 28083889.
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    16. Alluri RK, Yin C, Iorio ML, Leland H, Mack WJ, Patel K. A Critical Appraisal of Vascularized Bone Grafting for Scaphoid Nonunion. J Wrist Surg. 2017 Aug; 6(3):251-257. PMID: 28725510.
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    17. Gould DJ, Leland HA, Ho AL, Patel K. Emerging trends in social media and plastic surgery. Ann Transl Med. 2016 Dec; 4(23):455. PMID: 28090511.
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    18. Khor WS, Baker B, Amin K, Chan A, Patel K, Wong J. Augmented and virtual reality in surgery-the digital surgical environment: applications, limitations and legal pitfalls. Ann Transl Med. 2016 Dec; 4(23):454. PMID: 28090510.
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    19. Ricci JA, Crawford K, Ho OA, Lee BT, Patel K, Iorio ML. Practical Guidelines for Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Free Tissue Transfer. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Nov; 138(5):1120-1131. PMID: 27783014.
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    20. Manrique OJ, Leland HA, Langevin CJ, Wong A, Carey JN, Ciudad P, Chen HC, Patel K. Optimizing Outcomes following Total and Subtotal Tongue Reconstruction: A Systematic Review of the Contemporary Literature. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2017 Feb; 33(2):103-111. PMID: 27798948.
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    21. Burtt KE, Rounds AD, Leland HA, Alluri RK, Patel K, Carey JN. Patient and Surgical Factors Contributing to Perioperative Infection in Complex Lower Extremity Trauma. Am Surg. 2016 Oct; 82(10):940-943. PMID: 27779978.
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    22. Landau MJ, Gould DJ, Patel K. Advances in fluorescent-image guided surgery. Ann Transl Med. 2016 Oct; 4(20):392. PMID: 27867944.
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    23. Hoang D, Chen V, Saber S, Patel K, Carey J. Bilateral Pedicled Superficial Inferior Epigastric Artery Flap in the Treatment of Hidradenitis Suppurativa. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2016 Aug; 4(8):e833. PMID: 27622101; PMCID: PMC5010324.
    24. Alluri RK, Yin C, Iorio ML, Leland H, Wong J, Patel K. Vascularized Bone Grafting in Scaphoid Nonunion: A Review of Patient-Centered Outcomes. Hand (N Y). 2017 Mar; 12(2):127-134. PMID: 28344522.
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    25. Sosin M, Yin C, Poysophon P, Patel K. Understanding the Concepts and Physiologic Principles of Lymphatic Microsurgery. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2016 Oct; 32(8):571-579. PMID: 27326801.
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    26. Shuck J, Patel K, Franklin B, Fan KL, Hannan L, Nahabedian MY. Impact of Connective Tissue Disease on Oncologic Breast Surgery and Reconstruction. Ann Plast Surg. 2016 Jun; 76(6):635-9. PMID: 25003427.
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    27. Sosin M, Lin CH, Steinberg J, Hammond ER, Poysophon P, Iorio ML, Patel K. Functional Donor Site Morbidity After Vascularized Toe Transfer Procedures: A Review of the Literature and Biomechanical Consideration for Surgical Site Selection. Ann Plast Surg. 2016 Jun; 76(6):735-42. PMID: 26207553.
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    28. Patel K, Nahabedian MY. Editorial for seminars issue on reconstructive and oncoplastic surgery. J Surg Oncol. 2016 Jun; 113(8):851. PMID: 27165714.
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    29. Ho AL, Lyonel Carre A, Patel K. Oncologic reconstruction: General principles and techniques. J Surg Oncol. 2016 Jun; 113(8):852-64. PMID: 26939879.
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    30. Nahabedian MY, Patel K. Autologous flap breast reconstruction: Surgical algorithm and patient selection. J Surg Oncol. 2016 Jun; 113(8):865-74. PMID: 26918920.
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    31. El-Sabawi B, Carey JN, Hagopian TM, Sbitany H, Patel K. Radiation and breast reconstruction: Algorithmic approach and evidence-based outcomes. J Surg Oncol. 2016 Jun; 113(8):906-12. PMID: 26750435.
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    32. Albino FP, Patel K, Nahabedian MY, Attinger CE, Bhanot P. Immediate, Multistaged Approach to Infected Synthetic Mesh: Outcomes After Abdominal Wall Reconstruction With Porcine Acellular Dermal Matrix. Ann Plast Surg. 2015 Dec; 75(6):629-33. PMID: 24667884.
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    33. El-Sabawi B, Sosin M, Carey JN, Nahabedian MY, Patel K. Breast reconstruction and adjuvant therapy: A systematic review of surgical outcomes. J Surg Oncol. 2015 Oct; 112(5):458-64. PMID: 26345465.
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    34. Niacaris T, Wong VW, Patel K, Januszyk M, Starnes T, Murphy MS, Higgins JP. Common radiographic imaging modalities fail to accurately predict capitate morphology. Hand (N Y). 2015 Sep; 10(3):444-9. PMID: 26330776; PMCID: PMC4551628.
    35. Sosin M, Pulcrano M, Feldman ED, Patel K, Nahabedian MY, Weissler JM, Rodriguez ED. Giant juvenile fibroadenoma: a systematic review with diagnostic and treatment recommendations. Gland Surg. 2015 Aug; 4(4):312-21. PMID: 26312217; PMCID: PMC4523628.
    36. Patel K, Manrique O, Sosin M, Hashmi MA, Poysophon P, Henderson R. Lymphatic mapping and lymphedema surgery in the breast cancer patient. Gland Surg. 2015 Jun; 4(3):244-56. PMID: 26161309; PMCID: PMC4461704.
    37. Kaminsky AJ, Patel K, Cocilovo C, Nahabedian MY, Miraliakbari R. The biplanar oncoplastic technique case series: a 2-year review. Gland Surg. 2015 Jun; 4(3):257-62. PMID: 26161310; PMCID: PMC4461703.
    38. Fan KL, Patel K, Mardini S, Attinger C, Levin LS, Evans KK. Evidence to support controversy in microsurgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Mar; 135(3):595e-608e. PMID: 25719724.
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    39. Nguyen DH, Chou PY, Hsieh YH, Momeni A, Fang YH, Patel K, Yang CY, Cheng MH. Quantity of lymph nodes correlates with improvement in lymphatic drainage in treatment of hind limb lymphedema with lymph node flap transfer in rats. Microsurgery. 2016 Mar; 36(3):239-45. PMID: 25715830.
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    40. Patel K, Lin CY, Cheng MH. A Prospective Evaluation of Lymphedema-Specific Quality-of-Life Outcomes Following Vascularized Lymph Node Transfer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Jul; 22(7):2424-30. PMID: 25515196.
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    41. Patel K, Chu SY, Huang JJ, Wu CW, Lin CY, Cheng MH. Preplanning vascularized lymph node transfer with duplex ultrasonography: an evaluation of 3 donor sites. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2014 Aug; 2(8):e193. PMID: 25426376; PMCID: PMC4236354.
    42. Patel K, Lin CY, Cheng MH. From theory to evidence: long-term evaluation of the mechanism of action and flap integration of distal vascularized lymph node transfers. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2015 Jan; 31(1):26-30. PMID: 25137504.
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    43. Chao LF, Patel K, Chen SC, Lam HB, Lin CY, Liu HE, Cheng MH. Monitoring patient-centered outcomes through the progression of breast reconstruction: a multicentered prospective longitudinal evaluation. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2014 Jul; 146(2):299-308. PMID: 24951266.
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    44. Albino FP, Patel K, Smith JR, Nahabedian MY. Delayed versus Delayed-Immediate Autologous Breast Reconstruction: A Blinded Evaluation of Aesthetic Outcomes. Arch Plast Surg. 2014 May; 41(3):264-70. PMID: 24883278; PMCID: PMC4037773.
    45. Spear SL, Shuck J, Hannan L, Albino F, Patel K. Evaluating long-term outcomes following nipple-sparing mastectomy and reconstruction in the irradiated breast. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 May; 133(5):605e-614e. PMID: 24776563.
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    46. Sosin M, Patel K, Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. Patient-centered outcomes following laparoscopic ventral hernia repair: a systematic review of the current literature. Am J Surg. 2014 Oct; 208(4):677-84. PMID: 25241956.
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    47. Yang CY, Nguyen DH, Wu CW, Fang YH, Chao KT, Patel K, Cheng MH. Developing a Lower Limb Lymphedema Animal Model with Combined Lymphadenectomy and Low-dose Radiation. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2014 Mar; 2(3):e121. PMID: 25289315; PMCID: PMC4174147.
    48. Patel K, Shuck J, Hung R, Hannan L, Nahabedian MY. Reinforcement of the abdominal wall following breast reconstruction with abdominal flaps: a comparison of synthetic and biological mesh. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Mar; 133(3):700-7. PMID: 24572859.
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    49. Spear SL, Economides JM, Shuck J, Patel K. Analyzing implant movement with tabbed and nontabbed expanders through the process of two-stage breast reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Mar; 133(3):256e-260e. PMID: 24572868.
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    50. Sosin M, Patel K, Albino FP, Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. A patient-centered appraisal of outcomes following abdominal wall reconstruction: a systematic review of the current literature. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Feb; 133(2):408-18. PMID: 24150119.
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    51. Patel K, Mantell M, Sosin M, Ramineni P. Chimeric functional latissimus flap transfer to restore ankle dorsiflexion following a traumatic defect of the lower leg: a case report. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2014 May; 30(4):279-82. PMID: 24399694.
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    52. Ter Louw RP, Patel K, Sosin M, Weissler JM, Nahabedian MY. Patient-centred decision making in breast reconstruction utilising the delayed-immediate algorithm. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2014 Apr; 67(4):477-82. PMID: 24486151.
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    53. Spear SL, Rao SS, Patel K, Nahabedian MY. Reduction mammaplasty and mastopexy in previously irradiated breasts. Aesthet Surg J. 2014 Jan 01; 34(1):74-8. PMID: 24324279.
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    54. Patel K, Sosin M, Ramineni PS. Freestyle propeller flaps from the lower abdomen: a valuable reconstructive option for proximal thigh defects. Microsurgery. 2014 Mar; 34(3):233-6. PMID: 24243778.
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    55. Albino FP, Patel K, Nahabedian MY, Sosin M, Attinger CE, Bhanot P. Does mesh location matter in abdominal wall reconstruction? A systematic review of the literature and a summary of recommendations. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Nov; 132(5):1295-304. PMID: 24165612.
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    56. Nahabedian MY, Patel K, Kaminsky AJ, Cocilovo C, Miraliakbari R. Biplanar oncoplastic surgery: a novel approach to breast conservation for small and medium sized breasts. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Nov; 132(5):1081-4. PMID: 24165590.
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    57. Bhanot P, Franklin BR, Patel K. Proceed™ mesh for laparoscopic ventral hernia repair. JSLS. 2013 Oct-Dec; 17(4):565-9. PMID: 24398198; PMCID: PMC3866060.
    58. Sabino J, Franklin B, Patel K, Bonawitz S, Valerio IL. Revisiting the scapular flap: applications in extremity coverage for our U.S. combat casualties. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Oct; 132(4):577e-585e. PMID: 24076705.
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    59. Patel K, Albino FP, Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. Critical analysis of Strattice performance in complex abdominal wall reconstruction: intermediate-risk patients and early complications. Int Surg. 2013 Oct-Dec; 98(4):379-84. PMID: 24229027; PMCID: PMC3829067.
    60. Franklin BR, Patel K, Nahabedian MY, Baldassari LE, Cohen EI, Bhanot P. Predicting abdominal closure after component separation for complex ventral hernias: maximizing the use of preoperative computed tomography. Ann Plast Surg. 2013 Sep; 71(3):261-5. PMID: 23945530.
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    61. Patel K, Albino F, Fan KL, Liao E, Nahabedian MY. Microvascular autologous breast reconstruction in the context of radiation therapy: comparing two reconstructive algorithms. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Aug; 132(2):251-7. PMID: 23897324.
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    62. Patel K, Economides JM, Franklin B, Sosin M, Attinger C, Ducic I. Correlating patient-reported outcomes and ambulation success following microsurgical lower extremity reconstruction in comorbid patients. Microsurgery. 2014 Jan; 34(1):1-4. PMID: 23843200.
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    63. Patel K, Higgins JP. Posterior elbow wounds: soft tissue coverage options and techniques. Orthop Clin North Am. 2013 Jul; 44(3):409-17, x. PMID: 23827842.
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    64. Patel K, Bhanot P, Franklin B, Albino F, Nahabedian MY. Use of intraoperative indocyanin-green angiography to minimize wound healing complications in abdominal wall reconstruction. J Plast Surg Hand Surg. 2013 Dec; 47(6):476-80. PMID: 23596988.
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    65. Seruya M, Patel K, Keating RF, Rogers GF. Supraclavicular nerve graft interposition for reconstruction of pediatric brachial plexus injuries. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Mar; 131(3):467e-8e. PMID: 23446620.
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    66. Economides JM, Patel K, Evans KK, Marshall E, Attinger CE. Systematic review of patient-centered outcomes following lower extremity flap reconstruction in comorbid patients. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2013 Jun; 29(5):307-16. PMID: 23393047.
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    67. Patel K, Nahabedian MY, Albino F, Bhanot P. The use of porcine acellular dermal matrix in a bridge technique for complex abdominal wall reconstruction: an outcome analysis. Am J Surg. 2013 Feb; 205(2):209-12. PMID: 23195145.
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    68. Patel K, Bhanot P. Complications of acellular dermal matrices in abdominal wall reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Nov; 130(5 Suppl 2):216S-24S. PMID: 23096976.
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    69. Patel K, Svestka M, Sinkin J, Ruff P. Ciprofloxacin-resistant Aeromonas hydrophila infection following leech therapy: a case report and review of the literature. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2013 Jan; 66(1):e20-2. PMID: 23084650.
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    70. Patel K, Seruya M, Franklin B, Attinger CE, Ducic I. Factors associated with failed hardware salvage in high-risk patients after microsurgical lower extremity reconstruction. Ann Plast Surg. 2012 Oct; 69(4):399-402. PMID: 22964668.
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    71. Patel K, Nahabedian MY, Gatti M, Bhanot P. Indications and outcomes following complex abdominal reconstruction with component separation combined with porcine acellular dermal matrix reinforcement. Ann Plast Surg. 2012 Oct; 69(4):394-8. PMID: 22156887.
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    72. Patel K, Basci D, Nahabedian MY. Multiple pregnancies following deep inferior epigastric perforator (DIEP) flap breast reconstruction. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2013 Mar; 66(3):434-6. PMID: 22877890.
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    73. Patel K, Hill LM, Gatti ME, Nahabedian MY. Management of massive mastectomy skin flap necrosis following autologous breast reconstruction. Ann Plast Surg. 2012 Aug; 69(2):139-44. PMID: 21734543.
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    74. Evans KK, Chim H, Patel K, Salgado CJ, Mardini S. Survey on ventral hernias: surgeon indications, contraindications, and management of large ventral hernias. Am Surg. 2012 Apr; 78(4):388-97. PMID: 22472393.
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    75. Patel K, Hannan CM, Gatti ME, Nahabedian MY. A head-to-head comparison of quality of life and aesthetic outcomes following immediate, staged-immediate, and delayed oncoplastic reduction mammaplasty. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Jun; 127(6):2167-75. PMID: 21617450.
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    76. Lee JS, Patel K, Zou Z, Prince MR, Cohen EI. Computerized tomographic and magnetic resonance angiography for perforator-based free flaps: technical considerations. Clin Plast Surg. 2011 Apr; 38(2):219-28. PMID: 21620147.
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    77. Nahabedian MY, Patel K. Maximizing the use of the handheld Doppler in autologous breast reconstruction. Clin Plast Surg. 2011 Apr; 38(2):213-8. PMID: 21620146.
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    78. Nahabedian MY, Patel K. Management of common and uncommon problems after primary breast augmentation. Clin Plast Surg. 2009 Jan; 36(1):127-38, vii. PMID: 19055968.
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    79. Babb A, Solaiman S, Green BN, Mantio D, Patel K. HB Hillingdon [alpha46(CE4)Phe-->Val (alpha1 Or alpha2)]: a new alpha chain hemoglobin variant. Hemoglobin. 2009; 33(6):503-6. PMID: 19958197.
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    80. Otto A, Schmidt C, Luke G, Allen S, Valasek P, Muntoni F, Lawrence-Watt D, Patel K. Canonical Wnt signalling induces satellite-cell proliferation during adult skeletal muscle regeneration. J Cell Sci. 2008 Sep 01; 121(Pt 17):2939-50. PMID: 18697834.
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    81. Amthor H, Macharia R, Navarrete R, Schuelke M, Brown SC, Otto A, Voit T, Muntoni F, Vrbóva G, Partridge T, Zammit P, Bunger L, Patel K. Lack of myostatin results in excessive muscle growth but impaired force generation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Feb 06; 104(6):1835-40. PMID: 17267614; PMCID: PMC1794294.
    82. Patel K, Muntoni F. Inducing muscle hypertrophy as a therapeutic strategy for muscular dystrophies. 122nd ENMC International Workshop, Naarden, The Netherlands, 28-30 November 2003. Neuromuscul Disord. 2004 Sep; 14(8-9):519-25. PMID: 15336693.
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    83. Muntoni F, Brown S, Sewry C, Patel K. Muscle development genes: their relevance in neuromuscular disorders. Neuromuscul Disord. 2002 Jun; 12(5):438-46. PMID: 12031617.
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