List of Original Publications [First Author]


1. Horta R, Frias F, Jarnalo M, Teixeira S, Silva P, Oliveira I, Silva A. Facial reconstruction based on combined 3D-printing and microsurgical free transfer. J Craniof Surg, 2020 (in press).

2. Horta R, Almeida A, Horta P, Oliveira H. No rib cartilage, no prosthesis: partial ear reconstruction using a composite chondro-cutaneous peninsular flap associated with a retroauricular flap. Microsurgery, 2020 (in press).

3. Horta R, Domingues CS, Dias CC, Barreiro D. A newly designed ruler for planning the incision markings in abdominoplasty surgery. Surgical Innovation, 2020 (in press).

4. Horta R, Monteiro D, Nascimento R, Alvaro Silva A. Functional facial reconstruction in patient with severe burn sequelae with a prelaminated parascapular free flap based on 3D-model. Microsurgery, 2020 (in press).

5. Horta R, Fernando Schmitt F, Pereira N, Gervásio H. Accidental finding of synchronous bilateral ductal carcinoma in situ in a young man submitted to mastectomy for gynecomastia treatment: and if liposuction have been used? Acta Chirurgiae Plasticae, 2020 (in press).

6. Horta R, Tomaz D, Egipto P, Silva A. The outcome of fungal infections in a Burn Intensive Care Unit: a study of 172 patients. Annals of Burns and Fire Disasters, 2020 (in press).

7. Horta R, Barreiro D. Necrotic loxoscelism of the scalp. J Craniofac Surg, 2019 Oct;30(7):e691.

8. Horta R, Barreiro D, Nascimento R, Silva A. The facial artery perforator (FAP) flap as a new option for reconstruction of intraoral defects: surgical tips and clinical series. J Craniof Surg, 2019 Jul;30(5):1525-1528.

9. Horta R, Oliveira N, Cunha Ferreira M, Nascimento R, Silva A. Reconstruction of a chronic Volkmann contracture following forearm revascularization with Burkhalter procedure and fractional flexor tendon lengthening after a failed Stiles-Bunnel transfer. Journal of Hand and Microsurgery, J Hand Microsurg. 2019 Oct;11(Suppl 1): S36-S41.

10. Horta R, Nascimento R, Silva A. Giant tongue in a patient with Chiari Malformation and neuroleptic-induced tardive dyskinesia. J Craniofac Surg. 2019 Mar/Apr;30(2):e137-e138.

11. Horta R, Teixeira S, Nascimento R, Silva A, Amarante J. The facial artery perforator flap for intraoral reconstruction of a mouth floor defect. Microsurgery. 2018 Oct;38(7):795-798.

12. Horta R, Valença-Filipe R, Carvalho J, Nascimento R, Silva A, Amarante J. Reconstruction of a near total ear amputation with a neurosensorial radial forearm free flap prelaminated with porous polyethylene implant and delay procedure. Microsurgery. 2018;38(2):203-208.

13. Horta R, Nascimento R, Ana Gerós, Paulo Aguiar, Silva A, Amarante J. A novel system for assessing facial muscle movements – the Facegram 3D. Surgical Innovation, 2018;25(1):90-92.

14. Horta R, Nascimento R, Silva A, Pinto R, Negrão P, São-Simão R, Carvalho J, Santos Silva M, Amarante J. Reconstruction of a postraumatic radial club hand with a free fibular osteoseptocutaneous flap and Sauve Kapandji procedure- a case report. Microsurgery. 2016;36(7):593-597.

15. Horta R, Teixeira S, Nascimento R, Silva A, Amarante J. The Freestyle Facial Artery Perforator Flap for Reconstruction of Simultaneous Periorbital and Cheek Defects. J Craniof Surg. 2016; 27(5):473-474.

16. Horta R, Correia-Sá I, Nascimento R, Silva A, Amarante J. Correction of residual static and dynamic labial deviations in a paralysed face after free gracilis muscle transplantation. J Craniof Surg. 2016;27(8):2143-2145.

17. Horta R, Nascimento R, Monteiro D, Silva A, Amarante JM. The free-style gluteal perforator flap in thinning and delay process for perineal reconstruction after necrotizing fasciitis. Wounds. 2016; 28(6):200-205.

18. Horta R, Nascimento R, Silva A, Amarante J. The Retromolar Trigone: Anatomy, Cancer Treatment Modalities, Reconstruction, and a Classification System. J Craniofac Surg. 2016; 27(4):1070-1076.

19. Horta R, Nascimento R, Monteiro D, Silva A, Amarante JM. The reverse dorsal homodigital artery perforator flap for reconstruction of acquired clinodactily. J Hand Microsurg. 2016 Apr;8(1):57-58.

20. Horta R, Nascimento R, Vilas-Boas J, Sousa F, Orvalho V, Silva A, Amarante JM. Thermographic analysis of facially burned patients. Burns. 2016; 42(1):236-238.

21. Horta R, Tiago Henriques-Coelho T, Costa J, Estevão-Costa J, Monteiro  D, Dias M, Braga J, Alvaro Silva A, Inês Azevedo I, Amarante JM. Fascicular phrenic nerve neurotization for restoring physiological motion in a congenital diaphragmatic hernia reconstruction with a reverse innervated latissimus dorsi muscle flap. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 2015; 75(2):193-196.

22. Horta R, Valença-Filipe R, Pedro Silva, Silva A, Amarante JM. Salvage of an extensive degloving injury of the forearm-hand with orthotopic free tissue transplantation. Journal of Hand and Microsurgery. 2015; 7(1):112-113.

23. Horta R, Valença-Filipe R, Nascimento R, Silva A, Amarante JM. Severe traumatic facial injury: Avatars and thermographic damage evaluation. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2015; 135(5):935-937.

24. Horta R, Nascimento R, Valença-Filipe R, Melão L, Costa F, Esteves C, Silva A. The ultrasound-guided fat transplantation. Surgical Innovation. 2015; 22(3):318-319.

25. Horta R, Valença-Filipe R, Nascimento R, Monteiro D, Silva A. The adipofascial dorsalis pedis perforator turn-over flap for reconstruction of a distal defect of the foot. Microsurgery. 2015; 35(4):333-334.