Explore the latest in head and neck reconstruction, including advances in reconstructive techniques and approaches following trauma and cancer.
A young woman presents with saddle nose deformity, an unremarkable medical history, and elevated complement C and total hemolytic complement levels. What is your diagnosis?
This case report describes of a man in his 60s with nasopharyngeal carcinoma who underwent concurrent chemoradiotherapy and subsequently developed local recurence.
This case report describes man in his 60s who presented with recurrent squamous cell carcinoma of the right parotid gland with mild right lower lip and platysmal weakness and subsequently underwent reconstructive surgery using a pectoralis major myocutaneous flap.
This Viewpoint discusses how surgical global health programs are affected by the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic and why global surgical outreach models may need to be rehashed.
This cohort study examines whether primary surgical resection or definitive radiotherapy is associated with improved survival for patients with sarcopenia and localized oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (SCC).
This case series study seeks to identify and describe rhinologic procedures after facial transplants to assess the clinical and radiologic indications for intervention as well as the outcomes after intervention.
This cohort study assesses whether increased duration of bolster use is associated with increased split-thickness skin graft uptake rates following fibula free flap reconstruction surgery.
This review article provides an update of treatment options for iatrogenic cervical esophageal perforations.
A woman in her 60s presented with a palpable soft mass in the left cheek and was subsequently diagnosed with a facial varix, which was resected via a novel transoral endoscopic approach.
This systematic review with meta-analysis examines the association of outcomes in adults undergoing primary gracilis transfer for facial paralysis with the donor nerve used for neurotization.
This systematic review and meta-analysis compares the rates of complications associated with autologous vs homologous vs Tutoplast cartilage grafts in patients undergoing dorsal augmentation rhinoplasty.
This case report describes a color photograph showing the insulin needle inside the eye with its extrascleral posterior edge and a volume-rendered multiplanar reconstruction image showing multiple needles in the orbit.
This cohort study examines factors associated with 30-day postoperative complications, 90-day mortality, and 90-day functional decline and creates a preoperative risk stratification system for elderly patients undergoing head and neck ablation and reconstruction.
This quality improvement cohort study used Lean methodology to identify opportunities to reduce operating room inefficiency and, following a retrospective medical record review, implemented a surgical plan of the day and evaluated its association with reduced operation times.
This case report describes a 41-year-old man with visual obscuration in his eye after a fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant 5 years ago.
This cohort study evaluates a preoperative adverse event risk index in patients from the ACS NSQIP database who underwent surgery for head and neck cancer between 2006 and 2016.
This cohort study assessed the frequency of and risk factors associated with postoperative delirium among patients undergoing free flap reconstruction after head and neck disease.
This laboratory analysis of synthetic femurs investigates the association of anterolateral thigh osteomyocutaneous flap harvest, with and without prophylactic fixation, with femur structural integrity as measured by 4-point bend and torsional biomechanical testing.
This systematic review characterizes the outcomes of large-scale head and neck resections that require multiple-flap reconstructions.
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