Maxillofacial Trauma and Esthetic Facial Reconstruction

2nd Edition


  • Barry Eppley
  • Rainer Schmelzeisen
  • Peter Ward Booth
  • Key Features

    • Offers complete coverage of maxillofacial trauma highlighted by an unparalleled collection of outstanding, full-color photographs, and highly detailed line drawings that clarify surgical procedures.
    • Addresses secondary surgery in a dedicated section, covering such topics as facial scar management; secondary osteotomies and bone grafting to correct deformities; bone distraction, used commonly with congenital malformations; secondary rhinoplasty for traumatic nasal deformities, which are associated with a variety of cosmetic and functional issues; secondary orbital surgery; facial nerve injuries; and psychological support for patient with facial trauma.
    • Features an outstanding, full-color art program, with more than 750 color photos that cover all aspects of injury and treatment, and 250 color line drawings that walk you step by step through surgical procedures.
    • Includes contributions from a "who's who" list of international experts in oral and maxillofacial surgery, psychology, ophthalmology, neurosurgery, plastic surgery, and craniofacial surgery.

    Table of Contents

    1. Etiology and Prevention of Facial Trauma

    2. Medicolegal Implications of Facial Injuries

    3. Immediate Care (Emergency Room)

    4. Management of Head Injuries

    5. Radiographic Assessment

    6. Principles of Facial soft Tissue Injury Repair

    7. Principles of Reduction of Fractures and Methods of Fixation

    8. Alloplastic Biomaterials for Facial Reconstruction

    9. Surgical Access

    10. A Logical Approach to the Controversies Around Orbital Trauma

    11. Frontal Sinus Fractures

    12. Nasoethmoid Fractures

    13. Nasal Fractures

    14. Maxillary and Pan Facial Fractures

    15. Mandibular Fractures

    16. Condylar neck fractures

    17. Dentoalveolar Injuries

    18: Eyelid and Lacrimal Injuries

    19. Primary Repair of Facial Soft Tissue Injuries

    20. Reconstruction of Large Hard and Soft Tissue Loss of the Face

    21. Facial and Trigeminal Nerve Injuries

    22. Facial Burns

    23. Facial Scar Management

    24. Secondary Osteotomies and Bone Grafting

    25: Distraction Techniques

    26: Secondary Rhinoplasty for traumatic Nasal Deformities

    27: Secondary Orbital Surgery

    28. Facial Nerve Injuries: Reconstruction, Reanimation, and Masking Procedures

    29. Psychological Support

    30: Biomaterials in Craniomaxillofacial Surgery

    31: Minimally Invasive Surgery

    32: Computer-Assisted Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery: Technology and Clinical Developments

    33: Clinical Application of Computer-Assisted Reconstruction in Complex Posttraumatic Deformities


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