Posts Tagged ‘ breast implants ’

GC Aesthetics (GCA): GC Aesthetics®, breast implants with prospective long-term proven safety data

The following post is a guest post from GC Aesthetics, an ISAPS Gold Global Sponsor.  10 years data with more than 500 women enrolled provides clinical evidence of GCA´s breast implants safety and performance. Silicone gel-filled breast implants have been commercially available for decades and are the most commonly used devices for aesthetic and reconstructive… Read More »


ISAPS Encourages Physicians to Attend a Live Program on BIA-ALCL and Breast Implant Illnesses

Haymarket Medical Education, World Organization of Family Doctors, and International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Society Collaborate on Continuing Education “Town Wall” on BIA-ALCL and Other Breast-Implant Illnesses Primary Care Physicians Encouraged to Participate in Live Program and Online Continuing Education Activities Visit http://www.mycme.com to register for tomorrow’s event. Haymarket Medical Education (HME) is collaborating with… Read More »

  • Posted on: Nov 5 2019
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Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day 2019

Today is #braday! On Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day, we “close the loop” on breast cancer by raising awareness of a woman’s right to reconstructive breast surgery following a breast cancer diagnosis and treatment. Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer among women. For women who have undergone a mastectomy or lumpectomy, psychological distress is not… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 16 2019
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France Announces Ban on Macro Textured & Polyurethane Breast Implants

In the latest plastic surgery news, France will implement a ban on macro textured and polyurethane breast implants. The news was announced on Thursday, April 4, 2019. This ban is a result of the link between breast implants and BIA-ALCL. Since 2011, 56 reported cases of large cell anaplastic lymphoma have been linked to breast… Read More »

  • Posted on: Apr 5 2019
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