Primary radiotherapy and deep inferior epigastric perforator flap reconstruction for patients with breast cancer (PRADA): a multicentre, prospective, non-randomised, feasibility study

Via Peters

Introduction A longstanding challenge in oncoplastic breast surgery is the optimal integration of breast reconstruction and post-mastectomy radiotherapy, which is compounded by broadening indications for post-mastectomy radiotherapy. Patients increasingly choose immediate breast reconstruction, but post-mastectomy radiotherapy is associated with complications. Compared with non-irradiated implants, irradiated implants have been shown to […]