What is 4P

4P stands for 4Plastics; it’s a free email service that brings you a weekly update of the latest clinical and review abstracts published in 3 prominent general plastic surgery journals, complemented by the Journal of Hand Surgery. Issues are supplemented by important articles related to plastic surgery from other 4Abstracts divisions. Our issues are spread out over each month and contain 4 themes: Reconstructive, Hand & Upper extremity, Cosmetic, and Miscellaneous. This gives you the possibility to allocate time most efficiently, depending on your topic of interest. It's easy to do and knowledge is for everyone, so sign up now.

/PRS
Impact Factor 3.621 (2017)
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery is the most highly ranked plastic surgery journal. Published by Wolters Kluwer in association with American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
/JHS
Impact Factor 1.776 (2017)
The Journal of Hand Surgery is one of the most renowned hand specific journals, and the official publication of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Published by Elsevier.
/APS
Impact Factor 1.536 (2017)
The Annals of Plastic Surgery is published by Wolters Kluwer and is the highest-ranking independent plastic surgery journal.
/JPRAS
Impact Factor 2.158 (2017)
The Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery is the official journal of the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons and Published by Elsevier.

Editorial Team 4P

/L.F.%20Bulstra<sup>%20MD,%20PhD</sup>
L.F. Bulstra MD, PhD
L.F. Bulstra is Editor in Chief of 4P. She is currently finishing her internships and will soon start as a Resident (not in training) at the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery of the Erasmus MC.
/L.C.%20Burlage<sup>%20BSc</sup>
L.C. Burlage BSc
L.C. Burlage is Editor of 4P. She works as a Surgical Resident (not in training) at OLVG, Amsterdam.
/R.%20Neetens<sup>%20MSc,%20MD</sup>
R. Neetens MSc, MD
R. Neetens is editor of 4P. He works as a resident (not in training) at the Emergency Department in Den Helder.
/C.A.%20Bargon<sup>%20MD</sup>
C.A. Bargon MD
C.A. Bargon, MD is Editor of 4P. She worked as a Plastic Surgery Resident (not in training) at Medisch Spectrum Twente, Enschede, and is currently fulltime working as a PhD candidate at the Department of General Surgery combined with the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery of the St. Antonius Hospital in Nieuwegein.
/J.T.P.%20Kortlever<sup>MD</sup>
J.T.P. KortleverMD
J.T.P. Kortlever is Editor of 4P. He is a PhD-Candidate at the Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin & the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery of the University Medical Center Utrecht at Utrecht University
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Looking for you!
Although we have a large team, we can always use additional help! Interested? Send us a message using the form at the bottom of the site!
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Looking for you!
Although we have a large team, we can always use additional help! Interested? Send us a message using the form at the bottom of the site!
/Looking%20for%20you!
Looking for you!
Although we have a large team, we can always use additional help! Interested? Send us a message using the form at the bottom of the site!

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