Craig B Birgfeld
Affiliation: University of Washington
- Making the diagnosis: metopic ridge versus metopic craniosynostosisCraig B Birgfeld
From the University of Washington and Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
J Craniofac Surg 24:178-85. 2013..The goal of this study is to describe the physical examination and CT scan characteristics which may help to differentiate between physiological closure of the metopic suture with ridging (MR) and MCS...
- A phenotypic assessment tool for craniofacial microsomiaCraig B Birgfeld
Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, Wash 98105, USA
Plast Reconstr Surg 127:313-20. 2011..Standardized description of the craniofacial malformations associated with craniofacial microsomia is a necessary first step for multicenter, interdisciplinary research into this complex condition...
- Phenotypic sub-grouping in microtia using a statistical and a clinical approachDaniela V Luquetti
Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Craniofacial Center, Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, Washington Center of Developmental Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, Washington
Am J Med Genet A 167:688-94. 2015..These clusters may represent groups of ear malformations associated with the same etiology, similar time of insult or target cell population during embryonic development. The results will help inform investigations on etiology...
- Reliable classification of facial phenotypic variation in craniofacial microsomia: a comparison of physical exam and photographsCraig B Birgfeld
Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Head Face Med 12:14. 2016..In order to facilitate large, multicenter studies in craniofacial microsomia, we assessed the reliability of phenotypic classification based on photographs by comparison with direct physical examination...
- Safety of Open Cranial Vault Surgery for Single-Suture Craniosynostosis: A Case for the Multidisciplinary TeamCraig B Birgfeld
Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, WA
J Craniofac Surg 26:2052-8. 2015..Additionally, the concept of multi-disciplinary team care has proliferated and is becoming the standard of care for SSC. The combination of these evolutions, we believe, has improved the safety of cranial vault surgery for SSC...
- Adopted children with cleft lip and/or palate: a unique and growing populationJordan W Swanson
Seattle, Wash and Dallas, Texas From The Craniofacial Center, Seattle Children s Hospital the Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Washington and the Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern
Plast Reconstr Surg 134:283e-293e. 2014..Treatment of internationally adopted children differs because of the late age at presentation, a newly evolving child-family relationship, and variable extent and quality of previous treatment...
- Interrater reliability of a phenotypic assessment tool for the ear morphology in microtiaDaniela V Luquetti
Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, and Craniofacial Center, Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
Am J Med Genet A 161:1264-72. 2013..We incorporated these descriptions into a standardized phenotypic assessment tool (PAT-Microtia) that might be used in multicenter research studies to identify sub-phenotypes for future studies of microtia...
- Changes in frontal morphology after single-stage open posterior-middle vault expansion for sagittal craniosynostosisDavid Khechoyan
The Craniofacial Center, Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, Wash 98105, USA
Plast Reconstr Surg 129:504-16. 2012....
- Zygomaticomaxillary complex fractures and their association with naso-orbito-ethmoid fractures: a 5-year reviewEdward P Buchanan
Division of Plastic Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Wash, USA
Plast Reconstr Surg 130:1296-304. 2012..The purpose of this study is to compare mechanisms of injury, treatment, and outcome between patients with zygomaticomaxillary complex fractures and those with zygomaticomaxillary complex and ipsilateral naso-orbito-ethmoidal fractures...
- Photographic protocol for image acquisition in craniofacial microsomiaCarrie L Heike
Children s Craniofacial Center, Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, WA, USA
Head Face Med 7:25. 2011..We present a standardized, two-dimensional, digital photographic protocol designed to capture the common craniofacial features associated with CFM...
- Duration of exposure to cranial vault surgery: associations with neurodevelopment among children with single-suture craniosynostosisHeather L Naumann
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Paediatr Anaesth 22:1053-61. 2012..To evaluate associations between neurodevelopment and exposure to surgery and anesthetic agents in children with single-suture craniosynostosis (SSC)...