[Skip to Content]
[Skip to Content Landing]
Archives Classic: A Contemporary Perspective
March 21, 2011

Gore-Tex Nasal AugmentationA 26-Year Perspective

Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2011;13(2):129-130. doi:10.1001/archfacial.2011.10

Nasal augmentation using Gore-Tex: a 10-year experience Godin MS, Waldman SR, Johnson CM Jr

Arch Facial Plast Surg. 1999;1(2):118-122

Objective: To determine on an ongoing basis the safety and efficacy of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (Gore-Tex soft tissue patch and preformed nasal implants) as an implant in rhinoplasty.

Design: A retrospective study of 309 consecutive patients who underwent rhinoplasty, including augmentation with Gore-Tex, during a 10-year period.

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview