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Does Cigarette Smoking Harm Microsurgical Free Flap Reconstruction?

Broer, P. ; Ninkovic, Milomir ; Giunta, Riccardo ; Coenen, Michaela ; Haas, Elisabeth ; Heidekrueger, Paul ; Ehrl, Denis


Background Free tissue transfers can successfully address a wide range of reconstructive requirements. While the negative influence of cigarette smoking is well documented, its effects in the setting of microsurgical free flap reconstruction remain debated. This study evaluates the impact of cigarette smoking on microsurgical reconstructions. Methods Over a 7-year period, 897 patients underwent ...


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