Essential skills

Luke Cascarini, Clare Schilling, Ben Gurney and Peter Brennan

in Oxford Handbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199583294
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191730689 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Essential skills

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Local anaesthesia - Intra-oral suturing - Managing the bleeding socket - Managing the dry socket - Suturing facial lacerations - Packing the nose and midface for bleeding - Re-implanting and splinting teeth - Temporomandibular joint relocation - Bridle wiring and intermaxillary fixation - Incision and drainage of intra- and extra-oral abscesses - Biopsy of intra- and extra-oral lesions - Nasendoscopy - Taking dental impressions - Cricothyroidotomy

Chapter.  7785 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

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