Accidental aspiration of foreign bodies in dental practice: clinical management and prevention.

@article{Cossellu2015AccidentalAO,
  title={Accidental aspiration of foreign bodies in dental practice: clinical management and prevention.},
  author={Gianguido Cossellu and Giampietro Farronato and Antonio Carrassi and Francesca Angiero},
  journal={Gerodontology},
  year={2015},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={229-33}
}
OBJECTIVE Foreign body aspiration is a possible complication of dental treatment that may result in a life-threatening situation. The foreign body is often spontaneously ejected from the airway, but in other cases, surgical intervention is needed. Prevention, diagnostic procedures, treatment and complications are discussed. MATERIALS AND METHODS Three… CONTINUE READING