CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 · Indian J Plast Surg 2011; 44(03): 494-497
DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1699525
Original Article
Association of Plastic Surgeons of India

Awareness among medical fraternity regarding the role of plastic surgeon

Vijay Kumar
Department of Plastic Surgery, CSMMU (Upgraded KGMC), Lucknow
Arun Kumar Singh
Department of Plastic Surgery, CSMMU (Upgraded KGMC), Lucknow
Ameer Faisal
1  L.L.R.M Medical College, Meerut
R. Nandini
1  Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
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Publication History

Publication Date:
31 December 2019 (online)


The field of plastic surgery, while being famous for aesthetic surgery, also includes craniofacial surgery, hand surgery, burn surgery, microsurgery, reconstructive plastic surgery and paediatric plastic surgery. The magnanimous progress in these areas, though a hot topic in conferences, remains cryptic to the layman and also to generalists who are and will remain to be the most important referral source of these patients.[[1]] Hence, it becomes the duty of plastic surgeons themselves to spread awareness regarding their chosen field of endeavour.


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