Complication Management following Rejuvenation Procedures with Hyaluronic Acid Fillers—an Algorithm-based Approach

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open: December 2018 – Volume 6 – Issue 12 – p e2061 doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000002061 Abstract Background: Hyaluronic acid is an ideal facial filler, however, although established as both safe and effective, complications do occur. Treatment recommendations that combine both expert […]

Use of calcium hydroxylapatite in the upper third of the face: retrospective analysis of techniques, dilutions and adverse events

Jani A J Van Loghem 1 Affiliations expand PMID: 30362225 DOI: 10.1111/jocd.12733 Abstract Calcium hydroxylapatite (CaHA) is a commonly used soft tissue filler for aesthetic facial improvement, in particular for the lower and mid-face. The golden standard for upper facial filler indications is hyaluronic acid (HA) injection. In this […]

Sensitivity of aspiration as a safety test before injection of soft tissue fillers

Jani Aj Van Loghem 1, James J Fouché 1, Job Thuis 1 Affiliations expand PMID: 28987016 DOI: 10.1111/jocd.12437 Abstract Background:  Embolism due to accidental intra-arterial injection of a soft tissue filler (STF) can lead to serious complications. Physicians practice aspiration as a safety test before injection to rule out intra-arterial placement of the […]

Combined aesthetic interventions for prevention of facial ageing and restoration and beautification of face and body

Sabrina Fabi,1 Tatjana Pavicic,2 André Braz,3 Jeremy B Green,4,5 Kyle Seo,6 Jani AJ van Loghem7 1Cosmetic Laser Dermatology, San Diego, CA, USA; 2Private Practice for Dermatology and Aesthetics, Munich, Germany; 3Division of the Policlínica Geral do Rio de Janeiro (PGRJ), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; 4Skin Associates of South Florida, Miami, 5University of Miami Department […]