Eyelid kinematics following blepharoplasty.

  title={Eyelid kinematics following blepharoplasty.},
  author={Karen M Abell and David E Cowen and Robert S. Baker and John David Henley Porter},
  journal={Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  volume={15 4},
PURPOSE This study characterizes the effects of blepharoplasty on blink dynamics in subjects with dermatochalasis. The authors evaluate the hypothesis that orbicularis oculi removal and the consequent alterations in blink are potentially harmful consequences of blepharoplasty. METHODS Sixteen patients were studied, before and after laser blepharoplasty, by a modified scleral search coil technique. Changes in lid position during blinks were recorded before surgery as well as 2 months, and 1… CONTINUE READING

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