A validated lip fullness grading scale.

  title={A validated lip fullness grading scale.},
  author={Alastair Carruthers and Jean Carruthers and Bhushan Hardas and Mandeep Kaur and Roman Goertelmeyer and Derek L. Jones and B. Rzany and Joel Cohen and Martina Kerscher and Timothy Corcoran Flynn and C. Maas and Gerhard Sattler and Alexander Gebauer and Rainer Pooth and Kathleen McClure and Ulli Simone-Korbel and Larry Buchner},
  journal={Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]},
  volume={34 Suppl 2},
OBJECTIVES To develop the Lip Fullness Grading Scale for objective quantification of lip volume for a reliable assessment and to establish the reliability of this photonumeric scale for clinical research and practice. MATERIALS AND METHODS A 5-point photonumeric rating scale was developed to objectively quantify fullness of upper and lower lip separately. Nine experts rated photographs of 35 subjects, twice, separately for upper and lower lip. Inter- and intrarater variability was assessed by… CONTINUE READING

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