Cleft palate repair.

  title={Cleft palate repair.},
  author={Darren P. Smith and Joseph E. Losee},
  journal={Clinics in plastic surgery},
  volume={41 2},
The authors begin with a discussion of the anatomy relevant to palatoplasty. Perioperative considerations are then addressed. A broad range of surgical options has evolved over time; these are discussed in their historical context. The authors present a detailed description of their preferred surgical approach. Postoperative care is then described. An examination of recent trends and controversies in the field is then offered. Finally, an approach to outcomes assessment is discussed. It is… CONTINUE READING

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