Occurrence and Characteristics of Maxillofacial Injuries – a Study

  title={Occurrence and Characteristics of Maxillofacial Injuries – a Study},
  author={Umar Khitab and Shuja Riaz Ansari and Ahmad Jaffar Khan and Mohammad Tariq Khan},
This descriptive study was undertaken to evaluate and analyze the pattern of maxillofacial fractures in 340 patients reported to the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Khyber College of Dentistry, Peshawar from Oct 2005 to May 2007. These patients were examined both clinically and radiologically for maxillofacial fractures. Data regarding the age, gender, cause of fracture and site of fracture were evaluated and reviewed. The age range was 2-28 years (mean 25±16.4years) with high… CONTINUE READING
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