Management of frontal sinus fractures: a review of 33 cases.

  title={Management of frontal sinus fractures: a review of 33 cases.},
  author={A A Gonty and Robert D. Marciani and D C Adornato},
  journal={Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons},
  volume={57 4},
  pages={372-9; discussion 380-1}
PURPOSE The purpose of this article is to provide an overview of fracture patterns, patient characteristics, and surgical approaches associated with frontal sinus fractures. The short- and long-term complications of frontal sinus fractures treated over a 20-year period are presented. PATIENTS AND METHODS The records of patients admitted to the University of Kentucky Medical Center from 1975 through 1994 with a diagnosis of frontal sinus fracture were reviewed. Fracture patterns were… CONTINUE READING