TITLE

MAXILLOFACIAL TRAUMA: Management of Maxillary Fractures

AUTHOR(S)
Cunningham Jr., Larry L.; Haug, Richard H.
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Peterson's Principles of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery;2004, Vol. 1, p435
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 23 of the book "Peterson's Principles of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery" is presented. It describes the Le Fort levels of maxillary fracture. The hemorrhage in Le Fort level fractures may be treated by placing nasal packs of medical materials such as Merocel packing and Epistat. It cites the possible complications associated with rigid internal fixation in patients with maxillary fracture.
ACCESSION #
28571323

 

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