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July-December 2015| Vol 11| Issue 2

Editorial

Moving forward

Nigerian Journal of Plastic Surgeons was born about 10 (2006) years ago under the leadership of Prof. O. M. Oluwatosin, who served as the founding editor of the journal. Since then, the journal has gr...


Review Article

Management of Achilles tendon injuries: Current trends

Introduction: Achilles tendon injuries have been on the increase worldwide, especially in the last two decades. The classification of the injury has not been explicit and the management protoco...


Original Article

Singlecephalic vein as the only draining vein of radial forearm free flap: A comparative study of 154 cases

Background: Radial forearm free flap is the work horse in head and neck reconstruction. The venous drainage of the flap is by both superficial and deep group of veins. Aim of the Study:...


Original Article

Lower limb reconstruction using propeller flaps

Background: The islanded pedicled perforator-based propeller design flap is a versatile local flap for reconstruction of defects of lower limbs from knee to leg to ankle to foot. Patients a...


Original Article

An innovative method of repeated tie-over dressing for fixation of skin graft

Background: Tie-over dressing is an established method of fixation of skin grafts in areas of body where immobilization is difficult toprevent hematoma and seroma formationin addition to avoid ...


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Nigerian Journal of Plastic Surgery, a publication of Nigerian Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons; Nigerian Burn Society, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Semiannual print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.njps.org.

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