Evaluation of the cosmetic significance of external dacryocystorhinostomy scars.

@article{Sharma2005EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of the cosmetic significance of external dacryocystorhinostomy scars.},
  author={Vidushi Sharma and Peter B. Martin and Ross S Benger and Georgina Kourt and Jenny J Danks and Yael Deckel and Geoffrey S. Hall},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2005},
  volume={140 3},
  pages={
          359-62
        }
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the significance of the surgical scar of external dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR) as assessed by the patients. DESIGN Cross-sectional questionnaire-based study. METHODS Two hundred ninety-seven external DCRs were performed in 263 patients at the private practices of consultants who were attached to the Sydney Eye Hospital. Structured questionnaires were sent to patients, and the responses were evaluated. Patients were asked to assess the visibility of the scar and the… CONTINUE READING
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