Maxillofacial injury: a retrospective analysis of time lapse between injury and treatment in a South African academic maxillofacial and oral surgery unit.

@article{Porter2013MaxillofacialIA,
  title={Maxillofacial injury: a retrospective analysis of time lapse between injury and treatment in a South African academic maxillofacial and oral surgery unit.},
  author={Michelle I Porter and Madeline Lownie and Peter Cleaton-Jones},
  journal={South African journal of surgery. Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir chirurgie},
  year={2013},
  volume={51 4},
  pages={138-42}
}
BACKGROUND The study was undertaken in an academic maxillofacial and oral surgical unit in a large quaternary hospital attached to the Medical School of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, between 2002 and 2006. OBJECTIVE To investigate the number of days in seven patient management intervals from facial fracture occurrence to discharge… CONTINUE READING