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Trauma and orthopaedics

Athanasios Kalantzis and Crispian Scully

in Applied Medicine and Surgery in Dentistry

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199560097
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726033 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199560097.003.0006

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Trauma and orthopaedics

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The ATLS principle - Airway and breathing - Tracheostomy: procedure - Tracheostomy: care - Circulation and haemorrhage control - Head injuries - Other important injuries (secondary survey) - General principles of orthopaedic management - Cervical spine injuries - Other spinal injuries - Pelvic injuries - Lower limb injuries - Upper limb injuries - Complications of fractures - Facial lacerations - Suturing facial lacerations - Challenging wounds - Burns - Wound infection - Maxillofacial fractures - Malar (zygomatic) fractures - Mandibular fractures - Mid-facial fractures - Postoperative care of facial fractures - Jaw dislocation - Traumatized teeth - Non-accidental injury (NAI)

Chapter.  18440 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Surgical Dentistry

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