The ABDR Management and Steering Committee oversee the development and release of reports from validated data in the ABDR database.
ABDR annual reports have been published. We would like to thank all three of the medical professional groups (plastic, cosmetic and general breast surgeons), health care providers and patients contributing to this important health project.
ABDR surgeon reports: The format of the report is currently being refined and includes data on patient numbers, reasons for surgery, plane of implantation, number of primary versus revision surgeries, as well as on complications such as device rupture and capsular contracture.
In 2019, more than 400 surgeons contributing to the ABDR received a summary of their 2018 data. View sample report here.
Only aggregate data will be available for public reports; individual surgeons will be able to access their patients’ data.
The ABDR Reporting Structure can be summarised as: