Accepted for Publication: March 8, 2011.
Published Online: August 15, 2011. doi:10.1001/archfacial.2011.57
Author Contributions: Dr Bran had full access to all the data in the study and takes responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis. Study concept and design: Bran, Brom, Hörmann, and Stuck. Acquisition of data: Bran and Brom. Analysis and interpretation of data: Bran and Stuck. Drafting of the manuscript: Bran, Hörmann, and Stuck. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Bran, Brom, Hörmann, and Stuck. Administrative, technical, and material support: Bran, Brom, and Stuck. Study supervision: Bran, Hörmann, and Stuck.
Financial Disclosure: None reported.
Previous Presentation: Extracts from this article were presented at the Annual Meeting of the German Society of Otorhinolaryngology; July 4, 2011; Freiburg, Germany.
Additional Information: Mr Brom is an anaplastologist and is certified by the International Association for Surgical Prosthetics and Epithetics.