Books

Body Contouring and Liposuction (2013).

Body Contouring and Liposuction

Body Contouring and Liposuction

J. Peter Rubin, MD, FACS, Mark L. Jewell, Dirk Richter and Carlos Oscar Uebel, M.D., Ph.D.

From fat grafts and liposuction through total body lift following massive weight loss surgery, full-color photos and procedural videos show you exactly how to proceed, step by step, and achieve gratifying results.

ISBN: 978-1-4557-0544-3.

 

Journals

Dr. Capla has authored and co-authored numerous articles for various medical journals ranging from Nature Medicine and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery to the Journal of the American College of Surgeons.

 

 

Capla JM, Dunn RM, Gusenoff J, Hansen J, Hunstad J, Polynice A, Schoeller T, Walgenbach K, Rubin JP. A prospective, randomized study to evaluate dermal closure with an absorbable barbed suture as compared to a conventional absorbable suture: Interim analysis. Journal of the American College of Surgeons 2011 Sept; 213(3): S94

Capla JM, Rubin JP. Discussion: Prospective clinical study reveals significant reduction in triglyceride level and white blood cell could after liposuction and abdominoplasty and no change tin cholesterol levels. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2011 Sept; 128(3):198e-200e.

Capla JM, Rubin JP. Discussion: Randomized Sham-Controlled Trial to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of a High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Device for Noninvasive Body Sculpting. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2011 Jul; 128(1):263-4.

Capla JM, Michaels J, Ceradini DJ, Levine JP, Saadeh P. Treatment of metachronous lower extremity defects with delay and splitting of a previously advanced reverse sural artery flap. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2010 Dec; 126(6):322e-323e.

Jensen JN, Capla JM, Bhatt KA, McCarthy JG. Uniaxial Load-Dependent Changes in Gene Expression in Osteoblast-Populated Collagen Lattices. (Recipient of Spiessel Grant 2002-2003).

Bhatt KA, Chang EI, Warren SM, Lin SE, Bastidas N, Ghali S, Thibboneir A, Capla JM, McCarthy JG, Gurtner GC. Uniaxial mechanical strain: an in vitro correlate to distraction osteogenesis. J Surg Res. 2007 Dec; 143(2):329-36. Epub 2007 Oct 22.

Capla JM, Grogan RH, Callaghan MJ, Galiano RD, Tepper OM, Ceradini DJ, Gurtner GC. Diabetes Impairs Endothelial Progenitor Cell-Mediated Blood Vessel Formation in Response to Hypoxia. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2007 Jan; 119(1):59-70.

Capla JM, Ceradini DJ, Tepper OM, Callaghan MJ, Bhatt KA, Galiano RD, Levine JP, Gurtner GC. Skin graft vascularization involves precisely regulated regression and replacement of endothelial cells through both angiogenesis and vasculogenesis. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2006 Mar; 117(3):836-44.

Cetrulo CL Jr., Knox KR, Brown DJ, Ashinoff RL, Dobryansky M, Ceradini DJ,Capla JM, Chang EI, Bhatt KA, Gurtner GC. Stem cells and distraction osteogenesis: endothelial progenitor cells home to the ischemic generate in activation and consolidation. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2005 Sep 15; 116(4):1053-64; discussion 1065-7.

Tepper OM, Capla JM, Galiano RD, Ceradini DJ, Callaghan MJ, Kleinman ME, Gurtner GC. Adult Vasculogenesis Occurs Through In Situ Recruitment, Proliferation, and Tubulization of Circulating Bone Marrow-Derived Cells. Blood. 2005 Feb 1; 105(3):1068-77. Epub 2004 Sep 23.

Park S, Tepper OM, Galiano RD, Capla JM, Levine JP, Gurtner GC. Selective Recruitment of Endothelial Progenitor Cells to Ischemic Tissues with Increased Neovascularization. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2004 Jan; 113(1):284-93.

Ceradini DJ, Kulkarni AR, Callaghan MJ, Tepper OM, Bastidias N, Kleinman ME, Capla JM, Galaino RD, Levine JP, Gurtner GC. Progenitor Cell Trafficking is Regulated by Hypoxic Gradients Through HIF-1 Induction of SDF-1. Nature Medicine. 2004 Aug; 10(8):858-64. Epub 2004 Jul 4.

Soltanian H, Hazen A, Capla JM, Chang RR, Levine JP, Gurtner GC. Breast Reconstruction with Free Tissue Transfer at a City Hospital: A 12-Year Experience. Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery. 2003 Aug (19): 419.

Kleinman, ME, Tepper, OM, Capla JM, Bhatt KA, Ceradini DJ, Galiano RD, Blei F, Levine JP, Gurtner GC. Increased Circulating AC133+ CD34+ Endothelial Progenitor Cells in Children with Hemangioma. Lymphatic Research and Biology. 2003; 1(4):301-7.

Tepper OM, Galiano RD, Capla JM, Kalka C, Gagne PJ, Jacobowitz G, Levine JP, Gurtner GC. Human Endothelial Progenitor Cells from Type-II Diabetics Exhibit Impaired Proliferation, Adhesion, and Incorporation into Vascular Structures. Circulation. 2002 Nov 26; 106(22):2781-6.

Feldman H, Capla JM, Wasserman BR, Rey M. A Patient Profile Study of Lipid Metabolism Anomalies in HIV+ Patients Being Treated with Protease Inhibitors in a Major Urban Public Hospital. Report of the Institute of Urban and Global Health to the New York City Department of Health, 2001.

 

Presentations

Dr. Capla has presented her research at international conferences and educational platforms such as the American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, The New York Academy of Medicine and The American Heart Association.

“Randomized Study to Evaluate Dermal Closure with an Absorbable Barbed Suture as Compared to a Conventional Absorbable Suture: Interim Analysis.” American College of Surgeons, San Francisco 2011. Capla, JM, Rubin JP.

“Post-Bariatric Body Contouring Literature Review & Pre-Operative Risk Stratification.”  American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Boston 2011. Wagner J, Capla JM, Karp N.

“3-D CT Analysis and Quantification of Autologous Fat Grafting to Correct Facial Deformities: A Midterm Report.” Ohio Valley Society of Plastic Surgery 2011. Capla, JM, Grahovac T, Coleman S, Rubin JP.

“Review of the Post-Bariatric Body Contouring Literature & A Novel Approach to Pre-Operative Risk Stratification.”  American Society of Plastic Surgery, San Antonio 2010. Capla JM, Wagner J, Karp N.

“Breast Reconstruction with Free Tissue Transfer at a Public Hospital: A 12-Year Experience.” American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, January 2003. Capla JM, Steinbrech DS. Tepper OM, Ge B, Jelks E, Jelks G.

“Endothelial Progenitor Cell Trafficking in Distraction Osteogenesis in the Activation and Consolidation Phases.”  International Society of Craniofacial Surgery, Monterey, CA, September 2003. Cetrulo CL Jr., Ashinoff RL, Ceradini DJ, Dobryanski M, Chang EI, Capla JM, Bhatt KA, Galiano RD, Jensen JJ, Levine JP, Gurtner GC, McCarthy JG.

“Ischemia-induced Recruitment of Circulating Endothelial Progenitor Cells is Mediated by CXCR4/SDF-1 Interactions.”  American Heart Association, November 2003. Ceradini DJ, Tepper OM, Capla JM, Pelo CR, Michaels J, Galiano RD, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.

“Elucidating the Mechanism of Skin Graft Revascularization using a Novel Transgenic Mouse Model.” American College of Surgeons Clinical Conference, Chicago, IL, 2003. Capla JM, Tepper OM, Bhatt KA, Galiano RD, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.

“CXCR4/SDF-1 Mediates Selective Endothelial Progenitor Cell Recruitment to Ischemic Endothelium.” American College of Surgeons Clinical Conference, Chicago, IL, 2003. Ceradini DJ, Tepper OM, Capla JM, Michaels J , Dobryansky M , Ashinoff R, Pelo C, Galiano RD, Levine JP, Gurtner, GC.

“Increased Circulating Endothelial Progenitor Cells in Children with Hemangioma.” American College of Surgeons Clinical Conference, Chicago, IL, 2003. Kleinman, ME, Tepper, OM, Capla JM, Bhatt KA, Ceradini DJ, Galiano RD, Blei F, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.

“Measurements of Wound Healing in Mice.” American College of Surgeons Clinical Conference, Chicago, IL, 2003. Michaels J, Galiano RD, Ashinoff R, Ceradini DJ, Dobryansky M, Bhatt KA, Cetrulo CL, Capla JM, Levine JP, Gurtner, GC.

“The Physiologic Internal Breast Splint: A Novel Technique for the Treatment of Breast Augmentation Ptosis.” The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, 2003. Rowe NH, Saadeh PB, Capla JM, Freund R.

“A Novel Mechanism for Ischemia-induced New Blood Vessel Growth that Recapitulates Embryologic Vasculogenesis.” American Society of Plastic Surgery, 2003. Tepper OM, Capla JM, Ceradini DJ, Galiano RD, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.

“Skin Graft Vascularization Involves Precisely Regulated Regression and Replacement of Endothelial Cells.” Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgery, Baltimore, MD, 2003. 16. Capla JM, Tepper OM, Bhatt KA, Galiano RD, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.

“Targeted Delivery of Cathelicidin Antimicrobials Via Ex Vivo Gene Therapy of Microvascular Free Flaps.” Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgery, Baltimore, MD, 2003. Bhatt KA, Michaels J, Ashinoff RL, Dobryanski M, Cetrulo CL, Capla JM, Ceradini DJ, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.

“Unraveling the Mechanism of Skin Graft Vascularization by Observing Vascular Regression and Development.” Plastic Surgery Research Council, Las Vegas, NV, 2003. Capla JM, Tepper OM, Bhatt KA, Galiano RD, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.

“HUVEC-EPC Interactions are Required for New Blood Vessel Growth in Conditions of Severe Hypoxia.” Plastic Surgery Research Council, Las Vegas, NV, 2003. Capla JM, Tepper OM, Galiano RD, Ceradini DJ, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.

“A Novel Mechanism for Ischemia-Induced New Blood Vessel Growth that Recapitulates Embryologic Vasculogenesis.” Plastic Surgery Research Council, Las Vegas, NV, 2003. Tepper OM, Capla JM, Galiano RD, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.

“Molecular Mechanism of Selective EPC Recruitment to Ischemic Endothelium.” Plastic Surgery Research Council, Las Vegas, NV, 2003. Ceradini DJ, Tepper OM, Capla JM, Pelo CR, Galaino RD, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.

“Increased Circulating AC133+ CD34+ Endothelial Precursor Cells in Children with Hemangioma.” Plastic Surgery Research Council, Las Vegas, NV, 2003. Kleinman M, Tepper OM, Capla JM, Galiano RD, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.

“Human Endothelial Progenitor Cells from Type-II Diabetics Exhibit Impaired Proliferation, Adhesion, and Tubulization.” Plastic Surgery Research Council, Las Vegas, NV, 2003. Tepper OM, Galiano RD, Capla JM, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.

“Bone Marrow-Derived Mononuclear Cells and Endothelial Progenitor Cells Contribute to the Regenerate in Distraction Osteogenesis in the Consolidation and Active Distraction Phases. “ Plastic Surgery Research Council, Las Vegas, NV, 2003. Cetrulo CL, Ashinoff RL, Dobryansky M, Capla JM, Ceradini DJ, Derdarian C, Bhatt KA, Galiano RD, Levine JP, Gurtner GC, McCarthy JG.

“Response of Aged Vascular Stem Cells to Hypoxia: Implications for Collateral Vessel Formation.” The New York Academy of Medicine: 2003 Medical Student Forum. Capla JM, Ceradini DJ, Galiano RD, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.

“Type-II Diabetes Alters Endothelial Progenitor Cell Characteristics Important for Blood Vessel Growth.” American Heart Association, November 2002. Tepper OM, Galiano RD, Capla JM, Kalka C, Gagne PJ, Jacobowitz G, Levine JP, Gurtner GC.