Accepted for Publication: March 19, 2013.
Published Online: October 31, 2013. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2013.1416.
Study concept and design: Moubayed, Abou Chacra, Ahmarani, Rahal.
Acquisition of data: Moubayed, Abou Chacra.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Moubayed, Abou Chacra, Kridel.
Drafting of the manuscript: Moubayed, Abou Chacra, Ahmarani.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Moubayed, Abou Chacra, Kridel, Rahal.
Statistical analysis: Moubayed.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Moubayed, Kridel.
Study supervision: Abou Chacra, Ahmarani, Rahal.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Previous Presentation: This article was presented at the 66th annual meeting of the Canadian Society of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery; May 22, 2012; Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Additional Contributions: We thank Roula Drossis, BA, for the medical illustrations of the lateral crural steal technique, reproduced here with permission. We also thank Louise Lévesque and Martine Henri, RN, for their help with the operative setup. A special thank you to Yamina Bachi, MD, for help with obtaining the cadaveric specimens.
Correction: This article was corrected on November 15, 2013, to correct the spelling of an author’s first name in the byline.