Assessment of patients with facial fractures

Edward Ellis, Kirk Scott

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One of the most demanding aspects of emergency medicine is the management of patients who have suffered facial trauma. The diagnosis and initial management of patients who have sustained traumatic facial injuries are discussed. The fundamentals required to assess patients with fractures of the facial skeleton and to make appropriate referrals are provided.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)411-448
Number of pages38
JournalEmergency Medicine Clinics of North America
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Emergency Medicine


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