In the Journals

Preoperative evaluation, culture-directed treatment reduces infection after rhinoplasty

February 6, 2015
Researchers reported that risk factors alone may not accurately predict the proportion of patients for whom antibiotic prophylaxis is recommended…

In the Journals

Radiofrequency thermotherapy a viable treatment option for nasal wall insufficiency

January 29, 2015
In a prospective, randomized trial, researchers found radiofrequency thermotherapy was a sufficient option in treating nasal wall insufficiency, with…

Most popular stories from AACS 2015

January 27, 2015
The American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery annual meeting concluded in New Orleans with over 500 cosmetic surgery professionals in attendance…

Survey: Requests for ‘celebrity procedures’ increased by 13% in 2014

January 23, 2015
According to the results of an annual survey by the American Academy of Facial and Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, 13% of facial plastic surgeons…

In the Journals

Central artery forehead flap offers similar reliability to glabellar, classic paramedian flaps

January 23, 2015
In a retrospective analysis, researchers found the central artery forehead flap was as reliable in terms of vascularity as the glabellar and classis…

Meeting News Coverage

Middle vault revision rhinoplasty explored at AACS

January 20, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — The evaluation and management of refractory middle nasal vault asymmetry makes up 65% of all revision rhinoplasty, according…

Meeting News Coverage

Post-traumatic rhinoplasty requires a structural, anatomical mindset

January 15, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — Performing rhinoplasty to correct the results of a traumatic injury to the nose is more than just a cosmetic procedure, requiring…

Meeting News Coverage

Candidates, indications vary for harvesting rib cartilage in rhinoplasty

January 15, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — Costal cartilage harvesting can offer advantages with regard to performing rhinoplasty procedures, but it requires a certain…

Meeting News Coverage

Speaker encourages charity work at AACS

January 14, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — Keynote speaker, Andrew Ordon, MD, discussed the importance and benefits of participating in medical volunteer charity missions…

Steps to prepare for a rhinoplasty procedure

January 14, 2015
Before undergoing a rhinoplasty, there are several steps the patient needs to take to prepare for the procedure. The first step involves a detailed…

Who are candidates for rhinoplasty, and what are the costs?

January 13, 2015
Rhinoplasty is a major medical procedure that is highly individualized, and the best results for the procedure come from an in-depth discussion with…

What is rhinoplasty?

January 13, 2015
Rhinoplasty is a surgical reshaping or restructuring of the nose for medical or cosmetic reasons. It is one of the most common forms of plastic…

Choosing a plastic surgeon

January 9, 2015
Choosing an accomplished and experienced plastic surgeon is important not only for the procedure results, but also for the patient’s health. The…

Anterolateral thigh adipofascial flap versatile for mucosal reconstructions

January 9, 2015
The anterolateral thigh adipofascial flap can be harvested as a thin, pliable and variable area free flap with minimal donor site morbidity for…

Unapproved use of intranasal splint as dermal filler linked to adverse events

August 6, 2014
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that some health care providers have used an intranasal splint from Enhancement Medical as a dermal…

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