Maxillofacial injuries

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The face is of supreme importance in communication, nutrition, perception, and interpersonal relationships. Our society prizes attractiveness and the ability to communicate effectively. Prompt definitive reconstruction of facial injuries produces superior aesthetic and functional results. Early definitive diagnosis and treatment of maxillofacial injuries will repay the traumatologist with superior results and grateful patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)761-782
Number of pages22
JournalEmergency Medicine Clinics of North America
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 1 1984

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Emergency Medicine


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