The predictive validity of psychosocial factors for patients' acceptance of rhinoplasty.

Adaptation to rhinoplasty one year postoperatively was studied in 56 patients and the results compared with their preoperative psychosocial profiles. Of the patients, 21 (37%) reported unfavorable experiences with the operation, such as dissatisfaction with the results and/or increased nervous symptoms. Patients dissatisfied with the operational result were… CONTINUE READING