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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