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Cerrato F, Webb ML, Rosen H, Nuzzi L, McCarty ER, Divasta AD, Greene AK, Labow BI. The impact of macromastia on adolescents: a cross-sectional study. Pediatrics. 2012 Aug;130(2):e339-46. Epub 2012 Jul 16.
Webb ML, Cerrato F, Rosen H, Divasta AD, Greene AK, Labow BI. The effect of obesity on early outcomes in adolescents undergoing reduction mammaplasty. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 2012;68(3):257-60.
Da Costa AC, Anderson VA, Savarirayan R, Wrennall JA, Chong DK, Holmes AD, et al. Neurodevelopmental functioning of infants with untreated single-suture craniosynostosis during early infancy. Childs Nervous System. 2012.
McCarthy JG, Warren SM, Bernstein J, Burnett W, Cunningham ML, Edmond JC, et al.Parameters of care for craniosynostosis. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal. 2012;49 Suppl:1S-24S.
Rogers GF, Greene AK. Autogenous bone graft: basic science and clinical implications. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2012;23(1):323-7.
Abbott MM, Rogers GF, Proctor MR, Busa K, Meara JG. Cost of treating sagittal synostosis in the first year of life. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2012;23(1):88-93.
Abramowicz S, Bacic JD, Mulliken JB, Rogers GF. Validation of the GILLS Score for Tongue-Lip Adhesion in Robin Sequence Patients. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2012.
Saperstein EL, Kennedy DL, Mulliken JB, Padwa BL. Facial growth in children with complete cleft of the primary palate and intact secondary palate. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2012;70(1):e66-71.
Mulliken JB, LaBrie RA. Fourth-dimensional changes in nasolabial dimensions following rotation-advancement repair of unilateral cleft lip. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2012;129(2):491-8.
Alomari AI, Chaudry G, Rodesch G, Burrows PE, Mulliken JB, Smith ER, et al.Complex spinal-paraspinal fast-flow lesions in CLOVES syndrome: analysis of clinical and imaging findings in 6 patients. AJNR. American Journal of Neuroradiology. 2011;32(10):1812-7.
Milunsky JM, Maher TM, Zhao G, Wang Z, Mulliken JB, Chitayat D, et al. Genotype-phenotype analysis of the branchio-oculo-facial syndrome. Am J Med Genet A. 2011;155A(1):22-32.
Wu JK, Goodrich JT, Amadi CC, Miller T, Mulliken JB, Shanske AL. Interparietal bone (Os Incae) in craniosynostosis. Am J Med Genet A. 2011;155A(2):287-94.
Goobie SM, Meier PM, Pereira LM, McGowan FX, Prescilla RP, Scharp LA, et al.Efficacy of tranexamic acid in pediatric craniosynostosis surgery: a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Anesthesiology. 2011;114(4):862-71.
Chiquet BT, Henry R, Burt A, Mulliken JB, Stal S, Blanton SH, et al. Nonsyndromic cleft lip and palate: CRISPLD genes and the folate gene pathway connection. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 2011;91(1):44-9.
Blanton SH, Henry RR, Yuan Q, Mulliken JB, Stal S, Finnell RH, et al. Folate pathway and nonsyndromic cleft lip and palate. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 2011;91(1):50-60.
Sullivan SR, Vasudavan S, Marrinan EM, Mulliken JB. Submucous cleft palate and velopharyngeal insufficiency: comparison of speech outcomes using three operative techniques by one surgeon. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal. 2011;48(5):561-70.
Rosen H, Chiou GJ, Stoler JM, Mulliken JB, Tarui T, Meara JG, et al. Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Detection of Brain Abnormalities in Fetuses With Cleft Lip and/or Cleft Palate. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal. 2011;48(5):619-22.
Digman SW, Abramowicz S. Pediatric dentoalveolar surgery. Dental Clinics of North America. 2012;56(1):183-207, ix.
Abramowicz S, Katsnelson A, Forbes PW, Padwa BL. Anterior versus posterior approach to iliac crest for alveolar cleft bone grafting. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2012;70(1):211-5.
Vasudavan S, Jayaratne YS, Padwa BL. Nasolabial Soft Tissue Changes After Le Fort I Advancement. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 2012.
Greene AK, Grant FD, Slavin SA. Lower-extremity lymphedema and elevated body-mass index. New England Journal of Medicine. 2012 May 31;366(22):2136-7.
Hassanein AH, Mulliken JB, Fishman SJ, Alomari AI, Zurakowski D, Greene AK.Venous malformation: risk of progression during childhood and adolescence.Annals of Plastic Surgery. 2012;68(2):198-201.
Greene AK. Current concepts of vascular anomalies. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2012;23(1):220-4.
Hassanein AH, Mulliken JB, Fishman SJ, Quatrano NA, Zurakowski D, Greene AK.Lymphatic malformation: risk of progression during childhood and adolescence.Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2012;23(1):149-52.
Greene AK, Schook CC. Primary lymphedema: definition of onset based on developmental age. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2012;129(1):221e-222e.
Thiex R, Wu I, Mulliken JB, Greene AK, Rahbar R, Orbach DB. Safety and clinical efficacy of Onyx for embolization of extracranial head and neck vascular anomalies. AJNR. American Journal of Neuroradiology. 2011;32(6):1082-6.
Boscolo E, Mulliken JB, Bischoff J. VEGFR-1 mediates endothelial differentiation and formation of blood vessels in a murine model of infantile hemangioma.American Journal of Pathology. 2011;179(5):2266-77.
Kim SW, Kauvanough K, Orbach DB, Alomari AI, Mulliken JB, Rahbar R. Long-term outcome of radiofrequency ablation for intraoral microcystic lymphatic malformation. Archives of Otolaryngology -- Head and Neck Surgery. 2011;137(12):1247-50.
Boscolo E, Stewart CL, Greenberger S, Wu JK, Durham JT, Herman IM, et al.JAGGED1 signaling regulates hemangioma stem cell-to-pericyte/vascular smooth muscle cell differentiation. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. 2011;31(10):2181-92.
Greene AK. Vascular anomalies: current overview of the field. Clinics in Plastic Surgery. 2011;38(1):1-5.
Greene AK.Management of hemangiomas and other vascular tumors. Clinics in Plastic Surgery. 2011;38(1):45-63.
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