A working paradigm for managing mandibular fractures under regional anesthesia

  title={A working paradigm for managing mandibular fractures under regional anesthesia},
  author={Natarajan Chellappa and Vikas Meshram and Prajwalit Kende and Jayant Landge and Neha Aggarwal and Manish Tiwari},
  booktitle={Journal of the Korean Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons},
Objectives Isolated mandibular fractures contribute to approximately 45% of maxillofacial traumas. Improper management of mandibular fractures can cause myriad potential complications and can lead to serious functional and aesthetic sequelae. The objective of the study is to design a stepwise approach for managing isolated mandibular fractures using open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) with regional anesthesia on outpatient basis. Materials and Methods Patients with isolated mandibular… CONTINUE READING


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