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Recent Publications


Dental Research related articles:

Mercado AM, Phillips C, Vig KWL, Trotman CA. Effects of lip revision surgery on nasolabial esthetics in patients with cleft lip. Orthodontics and Craniofacial Research. Submitted February 2013.

Trotman CA, Phillips C, Faraway JJ, Hartman T, vanAalst JA. Influence of objective three dimensional measures and movement images on surgeon treatment planning for lip revision surgery. Cleft Palate-Craniofac J. Accepted 2013.

Trotman CA, Faraway JJ, Soltmann R, Hartman T, vanAalst J. Facial soft tissue dynamics before and after primary lip repair. Cleft Palat-Craniofac J. 50(3):315-22. 2013.

Essick G, Phillips C, Chung Y, Trotman CA. Effects of lip revision surgery on long-term orosensory function in patients with cleft lip/palate. Cleft Palate-Craniofac J. 2012. [Epub ahead of print]

Liu J, Xu HH, Zhou H, Weir MD, Chen Q, Trotman CA. Human umbilical cord stem cell encapsulation in novel macroporous and injectable fibrin for muscle tissue engineering. Acta Biomaterialia. 9(1):4688-97, 2013.

Liu J, Zhou H, Weir MD, Hockin HK, Chen Q, Trotman CA. Fast-Degradable Microbeads Encapsulationg Human Umbilical Cord Stem Cells in Alginate for Muscle Tissue Engineering. Tissue Eng: Part A. 2012. 18(21-22):2303-14, 2012.

Trotman CA. Faces in 4D-Why do we care and why the 4th dimension? Am J Ortho Dentofac Orthop. 140(6):895-899, 2011.

Faraway JJ, Trotman CA. Shape change along geodesics with application to cleft lip surgery. J Royal Stat Society Appl Statist. 60(5):743-755, 2011.

Barlow SM, Trotman CA, Chu SY, Lee J. Modification of Perioral Stiffness in Children with Repaired Cleft Lip and Palate. Cleft Palate-Craniofac J. 49(5):524-9, 2012.

Chu SY, Barlow SM, Kieweg D, Lee J. OroSTIFF: Face-referenced measurement of perioral stiffness in health and disease. J Biomech. 43(8):1476-82, 2010.

Tanikawa C, Takada K, van Aalst J, Trotman CA. Objective three-dimensional assessment of lip form in patients with repaired cleft lip. Cleft Palate-Craniofac J. 47(6):611-22, 2010.

Trotman CA, Faraway JJ, Phillips C, van Aalst J. Effects of Lip Revision Surgery in Cleft Lip/Palate Patients. J Dent Res. 89(7):728-732, 2010.

Chu SY, Barlow SM, Lee J. Nonparticipatory stiffness in the male perioral complex. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 52(5):1343-9, 2009.

Weismer G, Barlow S, Smith A, Caviness J. Special Panel Session: Driving Critical Initiatives in Motor Speech. J Med Speech Lang Pathol. 26(4):283, 2008.

Essick GK, Phillips C, Trotman CA. Functional outcomes of cleft lip surgery. Part IV: Between- and within-participant variables affecting lip vermillion sensory thresholds. Cleft Palate-Craniofac J. 44:624-634, 2007.

Trotman CA, Barlow SM, Faraway JJ. Functional outcomes of cleft lip surgery. Part III: Measurement of lip forces. Cleft Palate-Craniofac J. 44:617-623, 2007.

Trotman CA, Faraway JJ, Losken HW, van Aalst J. Functional outcomes of cleft lip surgery. Part II: Quantification of nasolabial movement. Cleft Palate-Craniofac J. 44:607-616, 2007.

Trotman CA, Phillips C, Essick GK, Faraway JJ, Barlow SM, Losken HW, van Aalst J, Rogers L. Functional outcomes of cleft lip surgery. Part I: Study design and surgeon ratings of lip disability and the need for lip revision. Cleft Palate-Craniofac J. 44:598-606, 2007.

Trotman CA, Faraway JJ, Phillips C. Visual and statistical modeling of facial movement in patients with cleft lip and palate. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 42(3):245-54, 2005.

Essick GK, Dorion C, Rumley S, Rogers L, Young M, Trotman CA. Report of altered sensation in patients with cleft lip. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 42(2):178-84, 2005.

Lee JY, Han Q, Trotman CA. Three-dimensional facial imaging: accuracy and considerations for clinical applications in orthodontics. Angle Orthod. 74(5):587-93, 2004.

Nooreyazdan M, Trotman CA, Faraway JJ. Modeling facial movement: II. A dynamic analysis of differences caused by orthognathic surgery. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 62(11):1380-6, 2004. Erratum in: J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 63(1):158, 2005.

Trotman CA, Faraway JJ. Modeling facial movement: I. A dynamic analysis of differences based on skeletal characteristics. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 62(11):1372-9, 2004.

Trotman CA, Phillips C, Faraway JJ, Ritter K. Association between subjective and objective measures of lip form and function: an exploratory analysis. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 40(3):241-8, 2003.

Ritter K, Trotman CA, Phillips C. Validity of subjective evaluations for the assessment of lip scarring and impairment. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 39(6):587-96, 2002.

Trotman CA, Faraway JJ, Essick GK. Three-dimensional nasolabial displacement during movement in repaired cleft lip and palate patients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 105(4):1273-83, 2000.

Other Research:

Dr. Trotman has also conducted educational research. Please see the following articles for details.

Trotman CA, Haden NK, Hendricson W. Does the dental school work environment promote successful academic careers? J Dent. Educ. 71:713-725, 2007.

Trotman CA, Bennett E, Scheffler N, Tulloch JC. Faculty recruitment, retention, and success in dental academia. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 122(1):2-8, 2002.

Marsh CM, Hannum WH, Trotman CA, Proffit WR. Design and effectiveness of a computer-based continuing education program for orthodontists. Angle Orthod. 71(1):71-5, 2001.