Perioperative visual documentation is essential for facial plastic surgery. Before-and-after documentation with high standards is a routine of our daily practice,1,2 but intraoperative visual documentation (IVD) can be a hassle. Intraoperative visual documentation can be used as a useful addition to written operation notes.3,4 Intraoperative visual documentation is necessary not only for personal archiving and self-progress but also for sharing the surgical pearls through scientific meetings and literature.
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