Septal Perforation Articles

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Septal Perforation Articles

Below is a list of many of the journal articles and textbook chapters Dr. Kridel has published on septal perforation repair. 

Additional Articles

  • Kridel, RWH: “Septal Perforation Closure.” Master Techniques in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, edited by Meyers, E., Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins: 2014.
  • Kridel, RWH and Undavia, S: “Septal Perforations.” Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, edited by Stilianos Kountakis. Springer:  2014.
  • Kridel, RWH, and Kwak, E: “Surgical Repair of Nasal Septal Perforations.” Atlas of Surgery on the Nose, Paranasal Sinuses, and Skull Base, edited by Becker, S. and Castelnuovo, P., SCR Publishers: 2014.
  • Kridel, RWH, and Kwak, E: “Nasal Septal Perforations.” Sataloff’s Comprehensive Textbook of Otolaryngology.” edited by Sataloff, R. and Sclafani, A., JP Medical Publishers: 2014.
  • Kridel, RWH, and Burstein, D: “Importance of Mucosal Closure in Nasal Septal Perforation Repair.” JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery. 2013; 15 (4): 322-323.
  • Kridel, RWH: Chapter 28 “Septal Perforation Presentation and Reconstruction” Advanced Therapy in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Ed: Regan Thomas, People’s Medical Publishing House-USA; July 2010; 307-318.
  • Kridel, RWH, Patel, A, and Chiu, R: Chapter 21: “The Management of Alar Collumelar Disproportion.” Master Techniques in Rhinoplasty and Nasal Reconstruction, edited by Calvin Johnson, Baback Azzizzadeh, and William Nama. Elsevier: Pages 259-276, 2011.

Open Septal Perforation Repair

The Open Approach for Repair of Septal Perforations by Dr. Russell W. H. Kridel - Chapter 20 Reprinted from Aesthetic Plastic Surgery: Rhinoplasty

Perforation Reconstruction

Septal Perforation Presentation and Reconstruction by Russell W.H. Kridel, MD - Chapter 28.

Dermal Allograft Repair

Septal Perforation Repair With Acellular Human Dermal Allograft by Russell W. H. Kridel, MD; Hossam Foda, MD; Kevin C. Lunde, MD published in ARCH OTOLARYNGOL HEAD NECK SURG/ VOL 124, JAN 1998 - 1998 American Medical Association.

Etiology, Treatment & Repair

Considerations in the etiology, treatment, and repair of septal perforations by Russell W.H. Kridel, MD, FACS published in Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America