Facial plast Surg 2012; 28(03): 260-272
DOI: 10.1055/s-0032-1312703
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Face-Lift Complications

Jason D. Bloom
1  Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, New York
,
Sara B. Immerman
2  Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, New York
,
David Brent Rosenberg
3  Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New York
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Publication Date:
21 June 2012 (online)

Abstract

Avoiding complications of rhytidectomy requires meticulous technique, anatomic knowledge, and insight into perioperative risks. The surgeon must provide a swift diagnosis to resolve any potential complications. The surgeon's goal is to deliver the best results while minimizing procedural risks.