26 Items

ORIGINAL ARTICLES

Full-length reports of current research in either basic or clinical science. Original articles undergo a double-blind peer review process prior to acceptance.

Word count

Maximum 4000 words including abstract, main text, figures/tables

Abstract

Maximum 250 words; include subheadings (Background or Introduction, Method, Results, Discussion and Conclusion), and 5 keywords

Figures/tables

Maximum 8; each counts as 250 words

References

No limit

REVIEW ARTICLES

Systematic reviews

A systematic review article offers a comprehensive analysis of a specific topic with reference to all the available literature. Systematic reviews are evidence-based, have a clearly described methodology, include meta-analysis where appropriate and provide a quantitative summary. Review articles are usually submitted upon invitation by the editors. Both solicited and unsolicited articles undergo a double-blind peer review process prior to acceptance.

Word count

Maximum 4800 words including abstract, main text, figures/tables

Abstract

Maximum 250 words; include subheadings (Background or Introduction, Method, Results, Discussion and Conclusion) and 5 keywords

Figures/tables

Maximum 8; each counts as 250 words

References

No limit

Narrative reviews

Narrative reviews describe and discuss broad scientific topics with reference to selected literature. They can be evidence-based but generally provide a qualitative summary of the topic. They are usually submitted upon invitation by the editors. Both solicited and unsolicited narrative articles undergo a double-blind peer review process prior to acceptance.

Word count

Maximum 4800 words including abstract, main text, figures/tables

Abstract

Maximum 250 words; subheadings not required; include 5 keywords

Figures/tables

Maximum 8; each counts as 250 words

References

No limit

All Items

A critical analysis of the management of craniofacial microsomia

David John David AC
Abstract 280 | PDF Downloads 407 HTML Downloads 106

Page 81-94

A decade of Australian reconstructive burn surgery in Nepal 2004-2014

David George Pennington
Abstract 189 | PDF Downloads 174 HTML Downloads 69

Page 124-131

A novel application of the lotus petal flap in high-risk perineal urethrostomy: principles and outcomes

Daniel J Reilly, Eric K Sham, Justin BL Chee, Ajay Chauhan
Abstract 301 | PDF Downloads 308 HTML Downloads 53

Page 137-141

Collagenase injections for Dupuytren’s in Australian public hospitals: a cost analysis

Devlin Elliott, Randy Bindra, Sujoy Roychowdhury, Tracy Comens, Jason Fletcher
Abstract 201 | pdf Downloads 252 HTML Downloads 41

Page 17-22

A comparison of maxillofacial trauma before and after implementation of lockout laws in Sydney

Shiv Chopra, Rhys Gordon van der Rijt, Quan Ngo, Frederick K Clarke, James Peter Southwell-Keely, Kristy Robledo, Elias Moisidis
Abstract 386 | PDF Downloads 208 HTML Downloads 90

Page 64-70

Compliance of plastic surgeons with advertising guidelines

Anthony Penna, Queenie Chan, Damian D Marucci
Abstract 331 | pdf Downloads 89 HTML Downloads 93

Page 37-43

Cosmetic breast augmentation in Australia: a cost of complication study

George S Miller, Suzanne Robinson, Christopher M Reid, Professor
Abstract 503 | PDF Downloads 144 HTML Downloads 143

Page 51-64

Defining cosmetic surgery

Nicola R Dean, Kristen Foley, Paul Ward
Abstract 1404 | PDF Downloads 1243 HTML Downloads 117

Page 95-103

Developing professional judgement in surgical trainees: the role of critical reflection

Timothy William Gray, Christopher John Coombs
Abstract 454 | PDF Downloads 351 HTML Downloads 77

Page 104-109

Does the GOSLON yardstick predict the need for orthognathic surgery?

Kirstin Miteff, Mark Jonathon Walters, Shahriar Raj Zaman, Wendy Nicholls, Steve Singer, David Gillett
Abstract 226 | PDF Downloads 227 HTML Downloads 288

Page 116-123

Dupuytren’s disease and collagenase: evidence for a paradigm shift in management

Jessica A Paynter, Vicky Tobin, Warren M Rozen, David J Hunter-Smith
Abstract 275 | pdf Downloads 127 HTML Downloads 53

Page 41-50

Imaging and printing in plastic and reconstructive surgery part 1: established techniques

Michael Park Chae, David Hunter-Smith, Warren Rozen
Abstract 68 | pdf Downloads 44 HTML Downloads 30

Page 55-68

Imaging of perforasome territories: the evolution of techniques

Warren M Rozen, Rachael Leung, Michael P Chae, David J Hunter-Smith
Abstract 229 | PDF Downloads 72 HTML Downloads 62

Page 65-73

The management of craniosynostosis in Australia and New Zealand

William Andrew Ziaziaris, Damian D Marucci
Abstract 363 | PDF Downloads 56 HTML Downloads 81

Page 78-87

Measuring breast volume in hypertrophy: laser scanning or water displacement?

Tamara Crittenden, Daisy E Veitch, Maciej Henneberg, Karen Burford, Phillipa van Essen, Kaveeta Deut, Kalavani Zeitouneh, Elizabeth Lomax, Philip A Griffin, Nicola R Dean
Abstract 288 | PDF Downloads 103 HTML Downloads 69

Page 33-40

Measuring quality of life and patient satisfaction in hand conditions

Kyra L Sierakowski, Kathleen A Evans Sanchez, Rachael A Damarell, Nicola R Dean, Philip A Griffin, Gregory I Bain
Abstract 313 | PDF Downloads 116 HTML Downloads 59

Page 85-99

Part of the problem or part of the solution? Plastic surgeons and body image dissatisfaction

Nichola Jane Rumsey, Phillippa Diedrichs
Abstract 462 | PDF Downloads 267 HTML Downloads 12651

Page 74-84

Plastic and reconstructive surgical research in Australia and New Zealand: A bibliometric analysis

Olivia M Perotti, Storm Holwill, Sadhishaan Sreedharan, Daniel J Reilly, Warren M Rozen, David J Hunter-Smith
Abstract 327 | PDF Downloads 204 HTML Downloads 65

Page 132-136

Preoperative CT angiography to facilitate pedicle selection for high-risk breast reduction patients

Jessica Kierath, Richard Lewin, Mark Andrew Lee
Abstract 226 | PDF Downloads 139 HTML Downloads 50

Page 110-115

Superomedial pedicle reduction mammaplasty with and without drains: a comparative analysis

Derek G Liang, Varun Harish, Steven L Merten
Abstract 211 | pdf Downloads 54 HTML Downloads 43

Page 31-36

Techniques and timings for cleft palate surgery: a randomised controlled trial

Vincent Yeow, Selena Ee-Li Young, Philip Kuo-Ting Chen, Seng Tiek Lee, David Machin, Qingshu Lu
Abstract 267 | pdf Downloads 63 HTML Downloads 50

Page 44-54

Understanding the vascular anatomy of zone IV in DIEA perforator flaps

Felicity V Connon, G Ian Taylor AO, Adam C Gascoigne, Russell Corlett, Mark W Ashton
Abstract 277 | PDF Downloads 517 HTML Downloads 215

Page 71-80

Using collagenase to treat Dupuytren’s disease: a hypothetical cost benefit analysis

Ryan Livingston, Dr, Michael Wagels, Dr, Alicia Heald, Dr
Abstract 204 | pdf Downloads 57 HTML Downloads 31

Page 23-30

War, facial surgery and itinerant Kiwis: The New Zealand plastic surgery story

Earle Brown, Michael F Klaassen
Abstract 301 | PDF Downloads 480 HTML Downloads 318

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