Correspondence: Dr Becker, 400 Medical Center Dr, Suite B, Sewell, NJ 08080 (firstname.lastname@example.org).
I am a strong proponent of the tripod concept. It is an elegant mechanical teaching device that presents nasal tip dynamics in a way that is easily understood. It is a simplified model, however, and it may be asking too much of it to explain every aspect of tip dynamics.
Becker DG. The Nasal Tripod Revisited—Reply. Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2007;9(2):142-143. doi:10.1001/archfaci.9.2.142