Models for Oncoplastic and Breast Reconstruction Training

  • Gustavo Zucca-Matthes
  • Mauricio Resende
  • Cicero Urban


The high level of responsibility in various vocations draws special attention to the educational programs required for competence. To be an aircraft pilot or naval commander, it is critically necessary to have a great number of hours spent at a simulator. The same condition must be expected from surgeons. The progressive evolution of breast surgery is pushing surgeons up to improve their skills through different training programs.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gustavo Zucca-Matthes
    • 1
    • 2
  • Mauricio Resende
    • 3
  • Cicero Urban
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Mastology and Breast ReconstructionBarretos Cancer HospitalBarretosBrazil
  2. 2.Oncoplastic Training Center, Barretos Cancer HospitalBarretosBrazil
  3. 3.Department of MastologyFederal University of SergipeAracajuBrazil
  4. 4.Breast UnitOur Lady of Grace Hospital and Positivo University Medical SchoolCuritibaBrazil

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