Cleft lip-cleft palate closure: the unknown contributions of Harvey Cushing.

TitleCleft lip-cleft palate closure: the unknown contributions of Harvey Cushing.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsDorafshar AH, Pendleton C, Quinones-Hinojosa A, Redett RJ
JournalPlastic and reconstructive surgery
Volume126
Issue4
Pagination1320-4
Date Published2010 Oct
Abstract

The development of surgical repair of cleft lip-cleft palate closure has been well documented in the literature. However, the contributions of an unlikely pioneer, Harvey Cushing, in the development of cleft lip-cleft palate closure have been to date unknown.

DOI10.1097/CCM.0b013e31825457b8
Alternate JournalPlast. Reconstr. Surg.