- Limited evidence for the effect of presurgical nasoalveolar molding in unilateral cleft on nasal symmetry: a call for unified researchPerry van der Heijden
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Plast Reconstr Surg 131:62e-71e. 2013..Many cleft centers do not apply presurgical molding, because its effect is disputed. This review aims to quantify the effect of nasal symmetry in the long term...
- Nasal growth and maturation age in adolescents: a systematic reviewPerry van der Heijden
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University Medical Center Groningen, PO Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:1288-93. 2008..To define the end of the nasofacial growth spurt in order to schedule rhinoseptoplasty in patients with cleft without disturbing nasofacial growth...