Abel Jan Tasman
Affiliation: St. Gallen
- [Rhinoplasty: indication and planning]A J Tasman
Hals Nasen Ohrenklinik, Kantonsspital St Gallen, Rorschacherstrasse 95, St Gallen, Switzerland
Laryngorhinootologie 89:10-5. 2010..This review covers the psychology of the rhinoplasty patient, risk factors for postoperative dissatisfaction, the surgeon-patient relationship, planning of the procedure using computer imaging and obtaining informed consent...
- The diced cartilage glue graft for nasal augmentation. Morphometric evidence of longevityAbel Jan Tasman
Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology, Cantonal Hospital St Gallen, Rorschacherstrasse 95, St Gallen, Switzerland
JAMA Facial Plast Surg 15:86-94. 2013..A grafting technique that uses diced cartilage without fascia, which improves formability while maintaining long-term stability, would be a welcome addition to the rhinoplasty armamentarium...
- Control of tip rotationAbel Jan Tasman
Department of ENT, Cantonal Hospital St Gallen, St Gallen, Switzerland
Facial Plast Surg 28:243-50. 2012..Based on the tripod theory of the nasal tip, various techniques for changing tip rotation and projection are detailed and illustrated with clinical cases. The authors review the literature and present their personal preferences...
- The infracartilaginous approach revisitedAbel Jan Tasman
Ear, Nose, and Throat Departments, Cantonal Hospital, St Gallen, Switzerland
Arch Facial Plast Surg 10:370-5. 2008..This, however, does not imply that the technique should therefore be abandoned. On the contrary, we are convinced that the technique can and should be taught and learned...
- The psychological aspects of rhinoplastyAbel Jan Tasman
ENT Department, Cantonal Hospital St Gallen, St Gallen, Switzerland
Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 18:290-4. 2010..Understanding the psychological aspects of rhinoplasty and, more importantly, recognizing the patient who may have an unfavorable postoperative course regardless of the objective outcome is of fundamental importance to the surgeon...
- [Suture tip plasty using an endonasal approach]A J Tasman
Hals Nasen Ohren Klinik, Kantonsspital St Gallen, Rorschacherstrasse 95, 9007 St Gallen, Schweiz
HNO 58:888-98. 2010..This article illustrates the versatility of endonasal techniques for the correction of nasal tip deformities on the basis of four cases...