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May/June 2017, Vol 19, No. 3, Pages 169-244

In This Issue of JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery

Highlights

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):169. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.0597
Viewpoint

Linking Reimbursement to Patient SatisfactionIs the Tail Wagging the Dog?

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):173-174. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.1866

This Viewpoint examines the use of the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems Survey to rate patient satisfaction and a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services initiative that links patient satisfaction to reimbursement.

Original Investigation

Technical and Clinical Considerations for Facial Feminization Surgery With Rhinoplasty and Related Procedures

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):175-181. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.1572

This study describes the surgical techniques used to provide facial feminization in male-to-female transgender patients.

Autologous vs Irradiated Homologous Costal Cartilage as Graft Material in Rhinoplasty

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):183-188. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.1776

This cohort study compares the results of major augmentation rhinoplasty using autologous costal cartilage vs irradiated homograft costal cartilage and analyzes the histologic properties of both types of cartilage.

Association Among Facial Paralysis, Depression, and Quality of Life in Facial Plastic Surgery Patients

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):190-196. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.1462

This study examines the associations among facial paralysis, depression, and quality of life in patients seeking treatment by a facial plastic reconstructive surgeon.

Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell–Derived Motor Neuron Transplant for Neuromuscular Atrophy in a Mouse Model of Sciatic Nerve Injury

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):197-205. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.1544

This experimental study uses a mouse model to determine whether human induced pluripotent stem cells derived from motor neurons can engraft in an immunodeficient mouse model of sciatic nerve injury.

Test-Retest Reliability and Agreement Between In-Person and Video Assessment of Facial Mimetic Function Using the eFACE Facial Grading System

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):206-211. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.1620

This study determines test-retest reliability of the eFACE tool over time and agreement between eFACE assessments made in person vs those made using video of facial mimetic function.

Universal Trichloroacetic Acid Peel Technique for Light and Dark Skin

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):212-219. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.1666

This case series describes a practical approach to a universal trichloroacetic acid peel.

Alopecia Following Bicoronal Incisions

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):220-224. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.1741

This study explores whether different bicoronal incision techniques with or without Raney clips are associated with greater or lesser postoperative alopecia.

Evaluation of a Minimally Disruptive Treatment Protocol for Frontal Sinus Fractures

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):225-231. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.1769

This case series study describes a minimally disruptive treatment protocol for management of frontal sinus fractures at a trauma center.

Invited Commentary

Rhinoplasty as a Significant Component of Facial Feminization and Beautification

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):181-182. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.1817

Choosing Autologous vs Irradiated Homograft Rib Costal Cartilage for Grafting in Rhinoplasty

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):188-189. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2017.0036
Review

Contemporary Management of Early-Stage MelanomaA Systematic Review

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):232-238. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.1846

This systematic review discusses the current standard of care for management of early-stage melanoma.

Research Letter

Straightening the Crooked Middle Vault With the Clocking StitchAn Anatomic Study

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):240-241. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.1647

This anatomic study describes the clocking suture to straighten the midvault and the effect of septoplasty and anterior septal reconstruction on the degree of rotation achieved.

Revisiting the Labial-Buccal Sulcus Flap for Septal Perforation ClosureReview at a Single Institution

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):241-243. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.1829

This study examines the use of the labial-buccal sulcus technique in treating patients undergoing repair of perforation.

Comment & Response

Ethnic Considerations for Rhinoplasty in Facial Feminization

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):243. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2017.0223

Ethnic Considerations for Rhinoplasty in Facial Feminization—Reply

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):243-244. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2017.0226
Correction

Correction of Axis Labels in 2 Figures

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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):244. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2017.0328
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JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2017;19(3):171. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2016.0598
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