Nearly 11% percent of patients examined at trauma centers following motor vehicle collisions had at least one facial fracture, and airbags and seat belts were associated with reduced likelihood of those fractures, according to results of a recently published study.
Practice Focus » Facial Plastic/Reconstructive
Patients who present with isolated mandible fractures may benefit from concussion screening
Data suggest a shifting trend in mandible fracture management, with no statistical increase in complications when using manual reduction with ORIF
Immediate repair should be undertaken for orbital blowout fractures where bony fragments impinge upon the optic nerve
Otolaryngologists Tom D. Wang, MD and Dean Toriumi, MD discuss the changing trends in rhinoplasty over the past decade, pinpointing what technologies have emerged and how this new knowledge has impacted revision procedures.
Which assessment methodologies are currently employed by those involved in the care of patients with facial palsy?