In Reply We thank Dr Benavides and Mr Gallo for their response to our article1; we concur with the points brought forward and believe their recommendations are essential for future studies. Race and ethnicity are 2 separate identifiers and prone to misuse. We were aware of this issue in constructing our study and elected to compare our 2 cohorts equivalently—white/Caucasian (race) and Hispanic/Latino (ethnicity)—owing in part to the self-identification patterns of our participants and the country in which we conducted our study.1
Darrach H, Ishii M, Ishii LE. The Use of Racial and Ethnic Terms—Reply. JAMA Facial Plast Surg. Published online June 06, 201921(4):345. doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2019.0131
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