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Original Investigation 
Garrett G. A. Casale, MD; Brian A. Fishero, MD; Stephen S. Park, MD; Mark Sochor, MD; Sara B. Heltzel, MS; J. Jared Christophel, MD, MPH
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Importance  The practice of facial trauma surgery would benefit from a useful quantitative scale that measures the extent of injury.

Objective  To develop a facial trauma scale that incorporates only reducible fractures and is able to be reliably communicated to health care professionals.

Design and Setting...

Original Investigation 
Matthew Allen Richardson, MD; Daniel Elliott Rousso, MD; William H. Replogle, PhD

Importance  To our knowledge, long-term, objective results of lip augmentation using superficial musculoaponeurotic system (SMAS) tissue transfer beyond 1 year have not been previously described.

Objective  To evaluate the efficacy, longevity, and safety of lip augmentation using SMAS tissue transfer.

Design, Setting, and Participants  A ...

Original Investigation 
Brigitte H. Drost, MD; Rick van de Langenberg, MD, PhD; Olivia R. Manusama, MD; A. Soe Janssens, MD, PhD; Karolina Sikorska, PhD; C. Lot Zuur, MD, PhD; Willem M. C. Klop, MD, PhD; Peter J. F. M. Lohuis, MD, PhD

Importance  Dermatography (medical tattooing) is often overlooked as an adjuvant procedure to improve color mismatch in the head and neck area, and its effect on patient satisfaction and quality of life has not been evaluated, to our knowledge.

Objective  To analyze the effect of dermatography on ...

Original Investigation 
Nate Jowett, MD; Ronit Malka, BS; Tessa A. Hadlock, MD

Importance  Aberrant depressor anguli oris (DAO) activity may arise after recovery from acute facial paralysis and restrict movement of the oral commissure.

Objective  To quantify the degree to which DAO inhibition affects smile dynamics and perceived emotional state.

Design, Setting, and Participants  In this prospective, ...

Original Investigation 
Anne F. Klassen, DPhil; Stefan J. Cano, PhD; James C. Grotting, MD, FACS; Stephen B. Baker, MD, DDS; Jean Carruthers, MD, FRCS(C), FRC(Opthth); Alastair Carruthers, MA, BM, BCh, FRCPC, FRCP(Lon); Nancy Van Laeken, MD; Jonathan M. Sykes, MD; Jonathan A. Schwitzer, MD; Andrea L. Pusic, MD, MSc
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Importance  Aesthetic eye treatments can dramatically change a person’s appearance, but outcomes are rarely measured from the patient perspective. The patient perspective could be measured using an eye-specific patient-reported outcome measure.

Objective  To describe the development and psychometric evaluation of FACE-Q scales and an adverse effect ...

Invited Commentary 
Lisa E. Ishii, MD, MHS

As surgeons we strive for improvement with every procedure, always aiming for better outcomes on the next procedure than the one that immediately preceded it. We typically use multiple methods of performance improvement, including utilizing preoperative planning with photographs, morphing, and sketches, as well as detailed surgical documentation. ...

Invited Commentary 
Jeffrey S. Moyer, MD

The article by Zenga et al1 in this issue of JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery is a timely addition to the literature for those clinicians who treat patients with pigmented lesions of the face, scalp, and neck. While many of the brown lesions we see in our practices ...

Joseph Zenga, MD; Brian Nussenbaum, MD; Lynn A. Cornelius, MD; Gerald P. Linette, MD; Shaun C. Desai, MD

Importance  Head and neck melanoma is one of the leading causes of death in the United States and is currently increasing in prevalence. While there is a tremendous amount of research published on melanoma, the actual evidence for complex clinical decision-making can be difficult to interpret and ...

Surgical Pearls 
Andrew A. Jacono, MD; Melanie H. Malone, MD

This Surgical Pearl presents a description and video illustrating the technique of extended submuscular blepharoplasty with orbitomalar ligament release and orbital fat repositioning.

Original Investigation 
Fernando Casanueva, MD; Deniz Gerecci, MD
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Importance  The dome binding suture (DBS) used for nasal tip refinement creates the unwanted effects of nasal tip pinching owing to shadowing and loss of alar support. The hemitransdomal suture (HTS), however, refines the nasal tip while maintaining a natural contour between the nasal tip and the ...

Original Investigation 
Kristin L. Bater, BA; Masaru Ishii, MD, PhD; Andrew Joseph, MD, MPH; Peiyi Su, BA; Jason Nellis, MD; Lisa E. Ishii, MD, MHS

Importance  Hair transplant is among the most common cosmetic services sought by men, with more than 11 000 procedures performed in 2014. Despite its growing popularity, the effect of hair transplant on societal perceptions of youth, attractiveness, or facets of workplace and social success is unknown.

Objectives  ...

Invited Commentary 
Jeffrey Epstein, MD

No study is necessary to prove the adverse effect that hair loss can have on individuals. Although shaving the head can be an easy and effective solution, this shaved look is not necessarily practical for some people, including those with unattractively shaped heads (in particular, narrow heads), those ...

Surgical Pearls 
Harinder S. Chahal, MD; Richard C. Allen, MD, PhD

This case series describes outcomes for patients with medial canthal defects managed with lateral rotational and glabellar surgical flaps and provides a surgical procedure video illustrating the technique.

Original Investigation 
Seung-No Hong, MD; Somasundran Mutsumay, MD; Hong Ryul Jin, MD, PhD

Importance  Combined rhinoplasty and septal perforation repair is a technically challenging procedure, and few studies have reported the outcomes.

Objective  To present the long-term surgical results of rhinoplasty with concurrent septal perforation repair.

Design, Setting, and Participants  This retrospective study included 17 patients who underwent ...

Original Investigation 
Maria Phillis, JD; Masaru Ishii, MD, PhD; Jacob Dey, BS; Jennifer Goines, BS; Patrick J. Byrne, MD, MBA; Kofi D. O. Boahene, MD; Lisa E. Ishii, MD, MHS

Importance  The impact of facial reconstructive surgery on improving affect display for patients with facial lesions is incompletely understood.

Objectives  To measure the impact of surgically reconstructing facial lesions on observer graded affect display.

Design, Setting, and Participants  This was a prospective randomized controlled experiment ...

Invited Commentary 
William W. Shockley, MD

Taking care of faces: it’s what we do. We see patients with facial abnormalities and deformities and try to make them better. We treat conditions related to the aging face, trauma, congenital anomalies, skin cancer, and head and neck cancers. Each of these patients offers a unique opportunity ...

Original Investigation 
David A. Hyman, MD; Sandeep Saha, MS; Harry S. Nayar, MD; John F. Doyle, DDS; Suresh K. Agarwal, MD; Scott R. Chaiet, MD, MBA

Importance  Facial fractures after motor vehicle collisions are a significant source of facial trauma in patients seen at trauma centers. With recent changes in use of seat belts and advances in airbag technology, new patterns in the incidence of facial fractures after motor vehicle collisions have yet ...

Original Investigation 
Ji Heui Kim, MD, PhD; Joon Pyo Park, MD; Yong Ju Jang, MD, PhD

Importance  Combined sill and alar excision is a useful procedure for correcting a wide nasal base and flared alar lobules. However, the aesthetic outcomes of this technique remain poorly reported.

Objective  To evaluate the aesthetic outcomes of combined sill and alar excision in Asian patients undergoing ...

Original Investigation 
Curtis Hanba, BS; Peter F. Svider, MD; Frank S. Chen, MD, PhD; Michael A. Carron, MD; Adam J. Folbe, MD; Jean Anderson Eloy, MD; Giancarlo F. Zuliani, MD

Importance  There are well-described racial, sex, and age differences related to osteoporosis and hip and/or extremity fractures. Nonetheless, there has been virtually no inquiry evaluating whether these findings carry over to facial fracture.

Objective  To characterize the incidence of facial fractures by patient demographics and injury ...

Original Investigation 
Robin W. Lindsay, MD; Ryan George, MD; Matthew E. Herberg, MD; Paula Jackson, MD; Scott Brietzke, MD, MPH

Importance  Nasal obstruction is a common chief concern; however, a comprehensive standardized worksheet for evaluating nasal obstruction has not been developed.

Objective  To evaluate the interrater reliability between staff surgeons and otolaryngology residents using a worksheet-based standardized nasal examination and to identify specific examination findings correlated ...

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