Subject: Original Article | Litigation | RF1-547 | Outcomes | Rhinoplasty | Surgeons | Plastic surgery | Otorhinolaryngology | Malpractice
Esthetic surgeries are among the commonest medical procedures in the world nowadays; and as statistics declare, there has been a rapid increase in the rate of rhinoplasty during the recent years. Hence, as the number of cosmetic surgeries rises, the inc... View more
Nearly 11.7 million cosmetic surgical and non-surgical procedures in the United States in 2007.
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