On September 15th-17th, a congress took place in Gardone on contemporary problems related to breast implants.
The meeting was divided into two parts. The first part dealt with lectures concerning new breast implants that emerged two years ago. During the lectures, the advantages of silicone gel and the implant coatings were presented, with particular focus on the size of the silicone particles. Over the course of two years, twelve thousand implants were implanted, with no complications recorded, and not a single case of connective tissue pouch.
The lectures were held by scientists from the laboratory of the company manufacturing these implants.
The second part was dedicated to topics concerned with immunology and bacteriology of the pouch, into which the implant is placed. Uniquely interesting studies have been conducted in the United States and Europe for eight years now. The knowledge that was conveyed to participants of the congress is uniquely valuable and greatly expands upon the options of action available to plastic surgeons. The lecturers were:
Between the 10th and the 12th, Poznań hosted the 17th meeting of the Polish Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. For the first time, the meeting included a symposium of the International Society of Plastic Surgery (ISAPS).
June 7th and 8th saw Verona hosting the International Face and Nose Anatomy Course „Beauty of the face”. The course was organised for 15 persons, the lecturers were: Dr Natale Gontijo de Amorim, Dr Riccardo Mazzola, Dr Gino Rigotti, Dr Enrico Robotti, Dr Andrea Sbarbati, Dr Peter Palhazi.
07 – 21 November 2015
President of the Association of Polish Architects of the Szczecin Branch, Marek Orłowski thanked for financial support, thanks to which the exhibition “Heritage of French Cities” was presented as part of this year’s Festival.
15 May 2015
The sixth edition of the Hippocrates Plebiscite organized by “Głos Szczeciński” has ended, and the most popular and the most friendly in the medical industry were chosen thanks to the readers’ votes.
The ranking was commissioned by Newsweek Poland to the Association for Healthcare Quality Promotion in Poland. Not only numbers and types of surgeries performed, but also service quality and hospitalization standards were taken into consideration.