A prospective study on non-surgical correction of protruding ears: the importance of early treatment.

@article{Wijk2012APS,
  title={A prospective study on non-surgical correction of protruding ears: the importance of early treatment.},
  author={Marieke P van Wijk and Corstiaan C Breugem and Moshe Kon},
  journal={Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS},
  year={2012},
  volume={65 1},
  pages={54-60}
}
OBJECTIVES Splinting is an elegant method to correct ear deformities in the newborn. However evidence is lacking on the relation between age and efficacy and duration of the treatment. We prospectively studied these questions on protruding ears in 132 babies. METHODS A splint in the scaphal hollow was used in combination with tape (Earbuddies… CONTINUE READING