The Plastic Surgery Foundation (The PSF), which supports the research and international activities of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), named Gayle Gordillo, MD, FACS, as its new president. Dr Gordillo took office at Plastic Surgery The Meeting, the Society's annual scientific meeting, and will serve for 1 year.
A particular challenge in clinical trials is recruiting potential participants. According to author Cher Zavala, there is a clear need to improve study recruitment rates — and the best way to do this is to use a multifaceted approach.
People with eating disorders are 12 times more likely to be preoccupied with perceived flaws in their physical appearance than those without, according to new research published in the journal Eating and Weight Disorders.
COVID-19 created unprecedented demand for telehealth, given the need for continued timely and safe access to care while avoiding in-person contact. The rapid transition, however, has left many physicians grappling with how to integrate and adapt telehealth into their workflows. Read more at healthaffairs.org.