The psychosocial effects of cleft lip and palate: a systematic review.

  title={The psychosocial effects of cleft lip and palate: a systematic review.},
  author={Orlagh T Hunt and Donald J Burden and Peter G. Hepper and Chris D Johnston},
  journal={European journal of orthodontics},
  volume={27 3},
This systematic review examined the published scientific research on the psychosocial impact of cleft lip and palate (CLP) among children and adults. The primary objective of the review was to determine whether having CLP places an individual at greater risk of psychosocial problems. Studies that examined the psychosocial functioning of children and adults with repaired non-syndromal CLP were suitable for inclusion. The following sources were searched: Medline (January 1966-December 2003… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 14 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS
97 Citations
82 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 97 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 82 references

Quality of life research in patients with cleft lip and palate: preliminary results

  • T Bressman, R Sader, U Ravens-Sieberer, H FZeilhofer, H HHorch
  • Mund, Kiefer und Gesichtschirurgie
  • 1999
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Psychic and social stress of children with cleft lip and palate

  • J Tyl, Z Dytrych, H Helclová, V Scüller, A Beránková
  • Ceskoslovenska Pediatrie
  • 1990
Highly Influential
7 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…