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iBRA-Net Publications 

Int J Surg Protoc​

. 2021 Apr 16;25(1):26-33. doi: 10.29337/ijsp.136.

A Novel Mixed-Methods Platform Study Protocol for Investigating New Surgical Devices, with Embedded Shared Learning: Ibra-net Breast Lesion Localisation Study

Hannah L Bromley 1 2Rajiv Dave 1Chris Holcombe 3Shelley Potter 4 5Anthony J Maxwell 1 6Cliona Kirwan 1 7Senthurun Mylvaganam 8Suzanne Elgammal 9Jenna Morgan 10Sue Down 11Tahir Masudi 12Amtul Sami 13Nicola Barnes 1James Harvey 1 7

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BMJ Open​

. 2021 Apr 16;11(4):e046622. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-046622.

Protocol for a mixed-method study to inform the feasibility of undertaking a large-scale multicentre study comparing the clinical and patient-reported outcomes of oncoplastic breast conservation as an alternative to mastectomy with or without immediate breast reconstruction in women unsuitable for standard breast-conserving surgery (the ANTHEM Feasibility Study)

Charlotte Davies 1Christopher Holcombe 2Joanna Skillman 3Lisa Whisker 4William Hollingworth 5Carmel Conefrey 6Nicola Mills 6Paul White 7Charles Comins 8Douglas Macmillan 4Patricia Fairbrother 9Shelley Potter 10 11

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Breast Cancer Res Treat​

. 2021 Jan;185(1):13-20. doi: 10.1007/s10549-020-05918-6. Epub 2020 Sep 10.

Impalpable breast lesion localisation, a logistical challenge: results of the UK iBRA-NET national practice questionnaire

Santosh K Somasundaram 1Shelley Potter 2 3Suzanne Elgammal 4Anthony J Maxwell 5 6Amtul S Sami 7Sue K Down 8Rajiv V Dave 5James Harvey 5

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BJS Open​

. 2021 Jan 8;5(1):zraa063. doi: 10.1093/bjsopen/zraa063.

Patient-reported outcomes of immediate implant-based breast reconstruction with and without biological or synthetic mesh

E Sewart 1N L Turner 1E J Conroy 2R I Cutress 3J Skillman 4L Whisker 5S Thrush 6N Barnes 7C Holcombe 8S Potter 1 9implant Breast Reconstruction Evaluation (iBRA) Steering Group and the Breast Reconstruction Research Collaborative

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Ann Surg​

. 2020 Jul 9. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000004245. Online ahead of print.

The Impact of Radiotherapy on Patient-reported Outcomes of Immediate Implant-based Breast Reconstruction With and Without Mesh

Emma Sewart 1Nicholas L Turner 1Elizabeth J Conroy 2Ramsey I Cutress 3Joanna Skillman 4Lisa Whisker 5Steven Thrush 6Nicola Barnes 7Chris Holcombe 8Shelley Potter 1 9iBRA Steering Group and the Breast Reconstruction Research Collaborative

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BMJ Open​

. 2020 Jan 26;10(1):e033641. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-033641.

The Pre-BRA (pre-pectoral Breast Reconstruction EvAluation) feasibility study: protocol for a mixed-methods IDEAL 2a/2b prospective cohort study to determine the safety and effectiveness of prepectoral implant-based breast reconstruction

Kate Louise Harvey 1Nicola Mills 2Paul White 3Christopher Holcombe 4Shelley Potter 2 5Pre-BRA Feasibility Study Steering Group

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BJS Open​

. 2020 Jun;4(3):380-390. doi: 10.1002/bjs5.50275. Epub 2020 Mar 17.

Experiences of implant loss after immediate implant-based breast reconstruction: qualitative study

B Mahoney 1E Walklet 1E Bradley 2S Thrush 3J Skillman 4L Whisker 5N Barnes 6C Holcombe 7S Potter 8 9

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Trials​

. 2020 Apr 6;21(1):316. doi: 10.1186/s13063-020-4227-1.

Perceived barriers to randomised controlled trials in breast reconstruction: obstacle to trial initiation or opportunity to resolve? A qualitative study

Gareth Davies 1Nicola Mills 1Chris Holcombe 2Shelley Potter 3 4iBRA Steering Group

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Lancet Oncol​

. 2019 Feb;20(2):254-266. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(18)30781-2. Epub 2019 Jan 9.

Short-term safety outcomes of mastectomy and immediate implant-based breast reconstruction with and without mesh (iBRA): a multicentre, prospective cohort study

Shelley Potter 1Elizabeth J Conroy 2Ramsey I Cutress 3Paula R Williamson 4Lisa Whisker 5Steven Thrush 6Joanna Skillman 7Nicola L P Barnes 8Senthurun Mylvaganam 9Elisabeth Teasdale 10Abhilash Jain 11Matthew D Gardiner 11Jane M Blazeby 12Chris Holcombe 13iBRA Steering GroupBreast Reconstruction Research Collaborative

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Eur J Surg Oncol​​

. 2018 May;44(5):708-716. doi: 10.1016/j.ejso.2018.01.098. Epub 2018 Feb 7.

Adherence to best practice consensus guidelines for implant-based breast reconstruction: Results from the iBRA national practice questionnaire survey

Senthurun Mylvaganam 1Elizabeth J Conroy 2Paula R Williamson 2Nicola L P Barnes 3Ramsey I Cutress 4Matthew D Gardiner 5Abhilash Jain 5Joanna M Skillman 6Steven Thrush 7Lisa J Whisker 8Jane M Blazeby 9Shelley Potter 10Christopher Holcombe 11iBRA Steering GroupBreast Reconstruction Research Collaborative

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Breast​

. 2017 Oct;35:182-190. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2017.07.016. Epub 2017 Jul 30.

Variation in the provision and practice of implant-based breast reconstruction in the UK: Results from the iBRA national practice questionnaire

Senthurun Mylvaganam 1Elizabeth Conroy 2Paula R Williamson 2Nicola L P Barnes 3Ramsey I Cutress 4Matthew D Gardiner 5Abhilash Jain 5Joanna M Skillman 6Steven Thrush 7Lisa J Whisker 8Jane M Blazeby 9Shelley Potter 10Christopher Holcombe 11iBRA Steering GroupBreast Reconstruction Research Collaborative

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Pilot Feasibility Stud​

. 2016 Aug 4;2:41. doi: 10.1186/s40814-016-0085-8. eCollection 2016.

The iBRA (implant breast reconstruction evaluation) study: protocol for a prospective multi-centre cohort study to inform the feasibility, design and conduct of a pragmatic randomised clinical trial comparing new techniques of implant-based breast reconstruction

Shelley Potter 1Elizabeth J Conroy 2Paula R Williamson 2Steven Thrush 3Lisa J Whisker 4Joanna M Skillman 5Nicola L P Barnes 6Ramsey I Cutress 7Elizabeth M Teasdale 8Nicola Mills 1Senthurun Mylvaganam 9Olivier A Branford 10Katherina McEvoy 11Abhilash Jain 12Matthew D Gardiner 12Jane M Blazeby 1Christopher Holcombe 8Breast Reconstruction Research Collaborative

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Br J Cancer​

. 2019 Apr;120(9):883-895. doi: 10.1038/s41416-019-0438-1. Epub 2019 Mar 29.

The impact of immediate breast reconstruction on the time to delivery of adjuvant therapy: the iBRA-2 study

Rachel L O'Connell 1Tim Rattay 2Rajiv V Dave 3Adam Trickey 4Joanna Skillman 5Nicola L P Barnes 3Matthew Gardiner 6 7Adrian Harnett 8Shelley Potter 9 10Chris Holcombe 11iBRA-2 Steering GroupBreast Reconstruction Research Collaborative

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BMJ Open​

. 2016 Oct 7;6(10):e012678. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012678.

The iBRA-2 (immediate breast reconstruction and adjuvant therapy audit) study: protocol for a prospective national multicentre cohort study to evaluate the impact of immediate breast reconstruction on the delivery of adjuvant therapy

Rajiv Dave 1Rachel O'Connell 2Tim Rattay 3Zoe Tolkien 4Nicola Barnes 2Joanna Skillman 5Paula Williamson 6Elizabeth Conroy 6Matthew Gardiner 7 8Adrian Harnett 9Ciara O'Brien 10Jane Blazeby 4Shelley Potter 4Chris Holcombe 11Breast Reconstruction Research Collaborative

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Int J Surg Protoc​

. 2016 Sep 14;1:3-10. doi: 10.1016/j.isjp.2016.08.001. eCollection 2016.

The TeaM ( T h e r a peutic M ammaplasty) study: Protocol for a prospective multi-centre cohort study to evaluate the practice and outcomes of therapeutic mammaplasty

Elizabeth Baker 1Baek Kim 2Tim Rattay 3Kathryn Williams 4Charlotte Ives 5Dennis Remoundos 6Chris Holcombe 7Matthew D Gardiner 8 9Abhilash Jain 8 10Richard Sutton 11Rajgopal Achuthan 1Philip Turton 1Patricia Fairbrother 12Lisa Brock 13Shweta Aggarwal 14Naren Basu 15John Murphy 4Adam Trickey 16R Douglas Macmillan 13Shelley Potter 16TeaM Steering GroupMammary Fold Academic and Research Collaborative

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Br J Surg​​

. 2018 Dec;105(13):1778-1792. doi: 10.1002/bjs.10959. Epub 2018 Aug 22.

Current practice and short-term outcomes of therapeutic mammaplasty in the international TeaM multicentre prospective cohort study

R L O'Connell 1E Baker 2A Trickey 3T Rattay 4L Whisker 5R D Macmillan 5S Potter 3 6TeaM Steering GroupMammary Fold Academic and Research Collaborative

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Br J Surg​

. 2020 Jun;107(7):832-844. doi: 10.1002/bjs.11468. Epub 2020 Feb 19.

Therapeutic mammaplasty is a safe and effective alternative to mastectomy with or without immediate breast reconstruction

S Potter 1 2A Trickey 1T Rattay 3R L O'Connell 4R Dave 5E Baker 6L Whisker 7J Skillman 8M D Gardiner 9 10R D Macmillan 7C Holcombe 11TeaM and iBRA-2 Steering Groups, the Breast Reconstruction Research Collaborative, and the Mammary Fold Academic and Research Collaborative

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