The Dutch Government statement

The Dutch Government have issued a statement that they will allow surgeons to use Polyurethane and textured implants. The authorities have however, stressed very clearly that the patient must be informed of the possible risks when the consultation is held. This leaves the French government the only country issuing a ban of textured implants in Europe.…

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EASAPS General Assembly Miami

During the successful general assembly in Miami we received the approval of the vision we presented. We are heading in the right direction with a clear long-term view of serving European National Societies and European plastic surgeons with an interest in aesthetic plastic surgery. Please click on the buttons below to download the minutes and…

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EASAPS meeting during ISAPS Miami.

The EASAPS ExCo had a productive  planning meeting on the 1st November in Miami . The time was well spent discussing the challenges and plans for the future. This productive moment was then followed the day after by the EASAPS General Assembly where the strategy and vision for the Association were communicated to members representing…

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The Swedish Breast Implant Registry in the best interest of patients and surgeons

BRIMP, the Swedish Breast Implant Registry, started in May 2014, thereby initiating the first systematic post-market monitoring of breast implants in Scandinavia. It is a non-profit organization without any industry related funding. An important objective for BRIMP is to offer patients- with need of breast implants objective information about the various types of implants available…

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Congratulations to Iris Brito.

Iris Brito our chair of the Plastic Surgery Residents and fellows committee competed with International residents for a Scholarship of ASPS. She was chosen as one of the winners during the American Congress of Plastic Surgery that was held in Chicago. Supporting and training the future generation of Plastic Surgeons is one of EASAPS objectives…

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