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Publications and Conference Presentations


The following are recently published articles in Hair Transplant Forum International (International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery), ESHRS Journal (European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery), and a submitted article to Dermatologic Surgery.

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Shiao T, Shiao I. Graft site depth control sleeves for needles. Hair Transplant Forum International 2006;16(4):133.

An array of custom sleeves fitting over hypodermic needles to precisely control the depth of recipient sites during hair transplant

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Shiao T, Shiao I. Easier and more efficient implanting: a two-handed technique for faster and less traumatic graft placement. Hair Transplant Forum International 2006;16(5):169-170.

An introduction to the Shiao microimplanter, an innovative device that makes graft placement easy

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Shiao T, Shiao I. Laser-Guided Hairline Design and Donor Strip Marking. Hair Transplant Forum International 2007:17(2):53.

A creative use of laser level for symmetrical hairline design and donor strip marking

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Shiao T, Shiao I. Pairing technique with Shiao micro-implanter: a low traumatic method to place 18-30 FU per minute per assistant. Hair Transplant Forum International 2007;17(5):165.

Pairing follicular units easily with the Shiao microimplanter

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Shiao T, Shiao I. Score! Scoring Donor Strip with a Depth Controlled 18 Gauge Needle. Hair Transplant Forum International 2007;17(5):171.

A simple technique using a bent hypodermic needle to limit scoring depth of the donor site

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Shiao T, Shiao I. Faster and safer graft placement with disposable Shiao microimplanters. ESHRS Journal 2008;8(1):17.

An introduction and update of the Shiao microimplanters to the European hair transplant community

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Elliott V. Surgeon of the Month: Tseng-Kuo Shiao, MD. Hair Transplant Forum International 2008;18(5):185.

An article by the editor introducing my father and me as the surgeon of the month

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Shiao T, Shiao J, Shiao I. Shiao needle sleeve; a new depth control sleeve that fits different sized needles for creating recipient sites. Hair Transplant Forum International 2009;19(3):88.

An improved needle sleeve that fits over multiple gauge needles

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Shiao T, Shiao J, Shiao I. Cool and Bright - New Generation LED: a better alternative to traditional surgical light. Hair Transplant Forum International 2010;20(1):12-13.

Using state-of-the-art LED technology to improve hair transplant surgery.

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Shiao T, Shiao J, Shiao I. Successful treatment of chemotherapy-induced alopecia with LaserCap(TM): a case report. Hair Transplant Forum International 2010;20(4):156.

Using LaserCap, a portable device for low level laser treatment of the scalp, to successful reverse the course of hair loss from chemotherapy.

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The following are abstracts and write-up for our ISHRS (International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery) and ESHRS (European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery) professional conference presentations.

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Shiao T, Shiao I. Disposable micro-implanter for mega session and dense packing. 2006 ISHRS 14th Annual Scientific Meeting, Hotel del Coronado, San Diego, CA, USA. 19 Oct. 2006.

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Shiao T, Shiao I. New Implanter. ESHRS 10th Annual Congress and Live Surgery Workshop, The Marriott Paris Champ Elysees, Paris, France. 24 May 2007.

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Shiao T, Shiao I. Safely placing 20 grafts per minute ?is it possible. 2007 ISHRS 15th Annual Scientific Meeting, The Venetian, Las Vegas, NE,USA. 29 Sep. 2007.

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Shiao T, Shiao I. Follicular inferior portion extraction, a step towards clinical follicular duplication. 2010 ISHRS 18th Annual Scientific Meeting, Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center, Boston, MA,USA. 22 Oct. 2010.

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